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Friday, October 10, 2014

Cab driven by UVA suspect seized

Cab driven by UVA suspect seized


Cab driven by UVA suspect seized

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 03:40 AM PDT

Police seize a cab driven by Hannah Graham suspect Jesse Matthew in connection with a 2009 murder.

U.S., Turkey spar over ISIS

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 01:26 AM PDT

President Barack Obama's chief anti-ISIS coalition envoy, retired Gen. John Allen, arrived Thursday in Ankara, where it will be up to him to convince the Turkish government to take more decisive action against the terrorist group.

I'm a married father ... and sperm donor

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 10:28 AM PDT

As more and more couples seek medical help to have children, there's high demand for sperm donors. What motivates a man to donate his reproductive cells to an unknown number of women so that they might have a child biologically related to him that he may never meet?

Losing dad: Caught in grief's riptide

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 06:38 AM PDT

"I don't think anyone is ready for grief. But when it hits you, it knocks you out cold." CNN's Jessica Dunne on the impact of the sudden loss of a parent.

Palin family brawl police report

Posted: 09 Oct 2014 10:04 PM PDT

Nobody is being charged in a drunken brawl that involved a white limousine full of members of Sarah Palin's family, police in Alaska said Thursday.

Prosecutor: Peterson smoked pot

Posted: 09 Oct 2014 10:04 PM PDT

A prosecutor in Texas wants Adrian Peterson arrested and his bond revoked after the NFL star allegedly admitted to smoking marijuana while out on bail on a felony child abuse charge.

Obama: This is suicide for GOP

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 03:41 AM PDT

President Obama addresses his ideas for immigration and touts the advantages it gives the U.S. over other countries.

N. Korea leader last seen Sept. 3

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 04:53 AM PDT

The intrigue around Kim Jong Un deepened today after he missed a ceremony paying tribute to his late father and grandfather on a key national anniversary.

North, South Korea exchange fire

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 04:25 AM PDT

North and South Korea exchanged fire Friday, South Korea's Yonhap News Agency reported, citing military sources.

What about Kim's sister?

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 04:25 AM PDT

CNN's Brian Todd reports on the strange absence of North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un from public appearances.

Kim and North Korea's military

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 04:21 AM PDT

Opinion: Blindness on N. Korea

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 10:15 AM PDT

We need a policy of truth for North Korea, says Christian Whiton. And it's time to help North Koreans get the truth.

Jon Stewart was right about Malala

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 09:24 AM PDT

You have to love Malala.

It's 10/10, time for $10.10

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 06:14 AM PDT

No one who works full-time -- in this, one of the wealthiest nations on Earth -- should have to raise a family in poverty. That is the fundamental principle behind our work to increase the national minimum wage. And today, on 10/10, National Minimum Wage Day, we are saying louder than ever that hard work should be rewarded with fair pay of at least $10.10 per hour.

The implicit racism in Ebola tragedy

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 09:13 AM PDT

The tragedy of Ebola is not just its staggering toll. It's also the implicit racism that the deadly virus has spawned. The anecdotes are sickening, particularly a Reuters report this week that children of African immigrants in Dallas -- little ones with no connection to Thomas Duncan, the Liberian Ebola patient who died Wednesday in a local hospital -- have been branded "Ebola kids" simply because of their heritage or skin color.

'SNL' veteran dies at 57

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 03:19 AM PDT

Actress and comedian Jan Hooks died in New York on Thursday. Her representative, Lisa Lieberman, confirmed the death to CNN but provided no additional information.

Malala splits Nobel Peace Prize

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 10:44 AM PDT

The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to India's Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai for their struggle against the suppression of young people's rights.

Snubs? They didn't win, either

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 02:18 AM PDT

Handicapping the Nobel Peace Prize is notoriously difficult.

High school football sex abuse scandal

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 12:10 AM PDT

The crunching sound of football cleats on hallway floors became the drone of dread for freshman at a New Jersey high school. As they marched into the locker room, an icky hazing ritual allegedly awaited them.

This is the messy truth about Ebola

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 03:28 AM PDT

What happens when you get Ebola? CNN's Miguel Marquez explains (Sources: CDC and WHO).

Scare over in-flight Ebola comment

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 01:34 AM PDT

Ebola is no laughing matter, especially not at airports or on planes, where screenings have gotten tighter.

'Big mistake' may spread Ebola

Posted: 09 Oct 2014 05:33 PM PDT

Isa Soares looks at how the Ebola crisis unfolded in Madrid and the errors that may have followed after a nurse's infection.

Baby girl abandoned in dumpster

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 10:38 AM PDT

A California man discovered a newborn baby girl in a dumpster while searching for recyclables. CNN affiliate KGPE reports.

Part of Army base on lockdown

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 03:57 AM PDT

Part of Fort Carson in Colorado was put on lockdown Thursday, after "the unauthorized removal of government property," an Army infantry spokesman said.

Girl: Dick's catalogs are sexist

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 07:39 AM PDT

A 12-year-old girl called Dick's Sporting Goods out on its lack of female athletes in the Basketball 2014 catalog.

The week in 31 photos

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 05:09 AM PDT

Mom: Why do I have to show skin to swim?

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 03:28 AM PDT

A Muslim mother says she was denied access to a public pool due to the way she was dressed.

Queen honors Angelina Jolie

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 09:08 AM PDT

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II on Friday made Hollywood star Angelina Jolie an honorary dame for her campaign to end the scourge of sexual violence in war zones.

Is this cat guilty of dog-bashing?

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 03:21 AM PDT

A cat explains a dog to a kitten. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on a viral video hit aimed at making us howl.

Blind man sees for first time in 33 years

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 08:40 AM PDT

Larry Hester was able to see for the first time in 33 years thanks to a "bionic eye" implanted by Duke Medicine.

Clooney honeymoon on hold for this

Posted: 09 Oct 2014 11:39 PM PDT

Sure hope Amal isn't upset.

Pizza driver shocked by $1,200 tip

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 10:33 AM PDT

A Dominos delivery driver was given a tip that totaled more than $1200 by students at Indiana Weslyan University.

Lost treasures found at shipwreck

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 10:51 AM PDT

Archaeologists recover new treasures from the Antikythera shipwreck following first-ever scientific excavation.

What husband says now about her suicide

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 10:25 AM PDT

Brooke Baldwin interviews Stan Curtis, whose wife's choice to end her life with dignity was featured in a documentary.

An elevator ride... into outer space?

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 05:02 AM PDT

Cosmic elevator could reach orbit on a string of diamonds

Cop in shocking vid had prior incidents

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 09:29 AM PDT

As Susan Candiotti reports, the cop seen Tasing a passenger in a shocking video has been involved in other incidents.

Taste Paraguay's delicious mistake

Posted: 09 Oct 2014 08:59 PM PDT

Sopa paraguaya, which means Paraguayan soup, is a misnomer. It is not even close to being a soup; in fact, it's more akin to a cheesy cornbread.

Craziest celebrity auction items

Posted: 09 Oct 2014 05:09 PM PDT

New front in war </br>over women

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 03:12 AM PDT

The war over women arrived in New Hampshire this week -- in the form of a press release. The shift foreshadows what could be a rough end to election season in this typically tranquil New England state.

Dying young and on her own terms

Posted: 09 Oct 2014 11:22 AM PDT

She is 29 years old and, according to her own schedule, will take a handful of pills that will end her life.

Does race shape our passion for guns?

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 09:13 AM PDT

Each week seems to bring a new video of a white man shooting a black man. The link between race and guns, though, is as old as the nation itself, writes CNN's John Blake.

New protests after Missouri police shooting

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 09:02 AM PDT

Protesters took to St. Louis streets for a second night Thursday after an off-duty officer killed a teen who fired at him three times, authorities said.

St. Louis protesters burn American flag

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 09:02 AM PDT

Heated protests took place in St. Louis after an African-American teen was shot and killed by a white officer.

Kim Jong Un

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 03:41 AM PDT

The intrigue abound Kim Jong Un deepened Friday after he missed a ceremony paying tribute to his late father and grandfather on a key national anniversary.

Nobel Peace Prize

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 03:47 AM PDT

The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded Friday to India's Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people's right to education.

Sex abuse scandal

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 03:43 AM PDT

The crunching sound of football cleats on hallway floors became the drone of dread for freshman at a New Jersey high school. As they marched into the locker room, an icky hazing ritual allegedly awaited them.

Jan Hooks

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 03:19 AM PDT

Actress and comedian Jan Hooks died in New York on Thursday. Her representative, Lisa Lieberman, confirmed the death to CNN but provided no additional information.

George Clooney

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 01:01 AM PDT

Sure hope Amal isn't upset.

The week in 31 photos

Posted: 10 Oct 2014 04:13 AM PDT

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