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Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Cops smash window, stun passenger

Cops smash window, stun passenger


Cops smash window, stun passenger

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 06:00 AM PDT

An Indiana family is suing a city and the local police after officers allegedly smashed a car window to stun and arrest a passenger during a traffic stop.

Oil tanker vanishes off Singapore

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 08:00 AM PDT

Vietnamese authorities are searching for an oil tanker feared to have been taken by pirates just 40 minutes after it departed Singapore for Vietnam almost one week ago.

Google liable for hacked nude pics?

Posted: 07 Oct 2014 05:22 PM PDT

Celebrities threaten to sue Google over hacked nude photos. CNN senior legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin breaks it down.

Cops: Child gave out heroin at daycare

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 05:54 AM PDT

Nice kid. Wrong thing to share at daycare.

Love of coffee may be genetic

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 09:50 AM PDT

You can blame that third cup of Joe on your genes.

Mike Rowe catches heat over this

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 04:37 AM PDT

You can't excel without education. But that doesn't mean you need to go to college. Mike Rowe explains. And join him as he kicks off his show Wednesday at 9 p.m.

Why kids should walk to school today

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 05:20 AM PDT

"Back in my day, we used to walk five miles uphill, carrying all our books in the blistering cold and the pouring rain..." Some schools have found a new way to making walking to school safer -- and more fun.

Send your name into space

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 05:20 AM PDT

Maybe you chickened out on the one-way trip to Mars that was being offered. But never fear, there's still a way for you to make a name for yourself.

'The Flash' zooms back onto TV

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 06:40 AM PDT

[SPOILER WARNING: If you didn't see the premiere of "The Flash," you may not want to read any further.]

He was first person diagnosed with disease in U.S.

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 08:37 AM PDT

Thomas Eric Duncan, the man with Ebola who traveled to the U.S. from Liberia, died this morning, the hospital said.

How did nurse's assistant get sick?

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 08:22 AM PDT

The woman is the first person to contract Ebola outside Africa. Her husband is in quarantine and is worried authorities will put down their dog.

'Save Excalibur,' Ebola patient's dog

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 09:08 AM PDT

More than 330,000 people have signed a petition on Change.org to save Ebola patient Teresa Romero Ramos' dog, Excalibur.

Who was Thomas Eric Duncan?

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 09:12 AM PDT

Thomas Eric Duncan left Africa for the United States, by official accounts, a healthy man. Just over two weeks later, he passed away in a Dallas, Texas, hospital with Ebola.

Who's who in Ebola outbreak?

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 05:12 AM PDT

When assisted suicide is no answer

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 10:03 AM PDT

I once took care of an 84-year-old woman with end-stage heart failure who told me she couldn't bear feeling short of breath any longer and pleaded with me to help her die. "Is November 15 a good day for you?" she asked.

Can we make Muslims reject ISIS?

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 10:08 AM PDT

The story of Ahmad al-Shayea is the story of all that has been wrong -- and continues to be wrong -- with the United States and our allies' campaign against Islamist extremism.

FBI: Help us ID this jihadist

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 04:38 AM PDT

The FBI is seeking help in identifying an ISIS militant with American accent seen in a recent video. Brian Todd reports.

U.S.: Kobani will fall to ISIS

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 09:27 AM PDT

Primary goals in Syria are not to save cities and towns but to go after ISIS' senior leadership, oil refineries and infrastructure, senior U.S. officials say.

Carter criticizes Obama on ISIS

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 07:59 AM PDT

Former President Jimmy Carter said President Barack Obama "waited too long" to go after ISIS and criticized what he described as the president's changing foreign policy.

UK police: We stopped terror plot

Posted: 07 Oct 2014 10:25 PM PDT

Four men were arrested Tuesday in London on suspicion of planning an act of terrorism, one that the city's police commissioner described as "quite a serious case."

U.S. F-15 crashes in England

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 09:34 AM PDT

A military aircraft crashed in eastern England on Wednesday, and the pilot ejected and survived with a minor injury, police in Lincolnshire said.

New theory on why MH370 vanished

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 10:46 AM PDT

CNN Aviation Analyst Miles O'Brien gives a potential theory on the mystery of MH370.

Actor target of molestation inquiry

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 05:22 AM PDT

Actor Stephen Collins is alive and well, the Los Angeles police said late Tuesday night, quashing rumors and unconfirmed reports that he shot himself in his home.

Gay marriage on hold in Idaho

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 09:22 AM PDT

The U.S. Supreme Court has put a temporary hold on same-sex marriage in Idaho.

Nevada senator's joyous proposal

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 04:39 AM PDT

A Nevada state senator celebrated the court's decision to overturn a same-sex marriage ban by proposing to his partner.

Big prize for viewing tiny world

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 10:23 AM PDT

Two Americans and a German won the Nobel prize in Chemistry this year for their work on optical microscopy that has opened up our understanding of molecules by allowing us to see their functions.

Year's most powerful storm to hit Japan

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 07:43 AM PDT

The most powerful storm of the year has Japan in its sights.

My right to die with dignity at 29

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 05:44 AM PDT

Opinion: In April, doctors gave Brittany Maynard six months to live. "When my suffering becomes too great, I can say: I love you; come be by my side, and come say goodbye," she says.

'NBA 2K15' face scan horrors

Posted: 07 Oct 2014 02:52 PM PDT

With Halloween just a few weeks away, "NBA 2K15" is here with a whole new set of mutant horrors to populate your nightmares.

Kangaroos take their fight to the street

Posted: 07 Oct 2014 10:55 PM PDT

Kangaroos jab and kick in a street brawl. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on two boomers coming to blows down under.

These bridal dances will make you weep

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 04:35 AM PDT

A daughter organized wedding dances for her sisters with their father, after finding out he only has a few months to live.

Stuck in traffic, band throws a party

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 08:20 AM PDT

In this "Good Stuff," the Trinidad North Steel Drum Band makes the best of a bad traffic situation.

The greatest beards in history

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 04:13 AM PDT

Here's some of the world's greatest ever facial hair, but have we finally reached 'peak beard'?

Would Mike Rowe run for office?

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 10:57 AM PDT

Between Mike Rowe's television work and his philanthropic efforts with the Mike Rowe Works Foundation, Rowe holds true to one central passion: tipping his hat to those who work hard without much fanfare.

She's using a dirty word to kick cancer

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 04:34 AM PDT

Meet Yael Cohen Braun, the brains behind one of the dirtiest anti-cancer charities and the new caregiving app Standwith.

Blood moon -- the sequel

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 10:42 AM PDT

If you live in the U.S., you had a front-row seat for the year's second blood moon, a lunar eclipse that turned the moon a burnt reddish orange early today.

Why the Utah Jazz signed a 5-year-old

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 09:51 AM PDT

The Utah Jazz made JP Gibson's wish come true by signing him to a one-day contract after he was diagnosed with leukemia.

Look at me! 21 selfies of the week

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 03:38 AM PDT

You can do THIS on a golf course?

Posted: 07 Oct 2014 09:36 PM PDT

Welcome to the wonderful world of FootGolf, a soccer-golf hybrid now being played on courses across the United States.

Is Kim Jong Un<br> still in charge?

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 05:11 AM PDT

First, Kim Jong Un gained a lot of weight. Then he developed a limp. Now the 31-year-old leader has been out of the public eye since September 3, raising big questions.

Blood moon -- the sequel

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 04:39 AM PDT

If you live in the western half of the U.S., you had a front-row seat for the year's second blood moon, a lunar eclipse that turned the moon a burnt reddish orange early today.

My right to death with dignity at 29

Posted: 07 Oct 2014 01:05 PM PDT

Opinion: In April, doctors gave Brittany Maynard six months to live. "When my suffering becomes too great, I can say: I love you; come be by my side, and come say goodbye," she says.

Is Kim Jong Un<br> still in charge?

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 05:11 AM PDT

First, Kim Jong Un gained a lot of weight. Then he developed a limp. Now the 31-year-old leader has been out of the public eye since September 3, raising big questions.

N. Korea's top brass pay snap visit to South

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 05:06 AM PDT

With Kim Jong Un out of sight for a month, three North Korean officials popped down to South Korea for a last-minute visit Saturday.

Is North Korea still digging tunnels to the South?

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 05:06 AM PDT

Gen. Hahn Sung-Chu never believed North Korea could dig a tunnel that reached Seoul -- until now.

North Korea's military

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 05:07 AM PDT

Ebola

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 06:31 AM PDT

A doctor treating the Spanish nurse's assistant who's the first person to contract Ebola outside Africa in the current outbreak said Wednesday that she may have been exposed while removing her protective suit.

ISIS

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 09:27 AM PDT

The key Syrian border city of Kobani will soon fall to ISIS, but that's not a major U.S. concern, several senior U.S. administration officials said.

Kim Jong Un

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 06:31 AM PDT

Events in North Korea have left the world wondering: Where's leader Kim Jong Un and is he still running perhaps the most isolated country on Earth?

Marburg virus

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 06:31 AM PDT

Three days after a fatal case of Marburg hemorrhagic fever was diagnosed in Uganda, 99 people have been quarantined in four different locations across the East African country, as field epidemiologists and surveillance officers continue to closely monitor all people who got into contact with only victim.

Missing oil tanker

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 06:32 AM PDT

Vietnamese authorities are searching for an oil tanker feared to have been taken by pirates just 40 minutes after it departed Singapore for Vietnam almost one week ago.

Taser incident

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 06:33 AM PDT

An Indiana family is suing a city and the local police after officers allegedly smashed a car window to stun and arrest a passenger during a traffic stop.

Stephen Collins

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 05:22 AM PDT

Actor Stephen Collins is alive and well, the Los Angeles police said late Tuesday night, quashing rumors and unconfirmed reports that he shot himself in his home.

Nobel Prize

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 06:34 AM PDT

Two Americans and a German won the Nobel Prize in chemistry this year for their work on optical microscopy that has opened up our understanding of molecules by allowing us to see how they work close up.

Blood moon

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 04:12 AM PDT

Sequels are usually a disappointment. But not this time, not with this heavenly body, scientists say.

Look at me! 21 selfies of the week

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 03:53 AM PDT

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