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Putin's hosting Kim Jong Un. Why?

CNN World - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 10:15am
While Putin has some diplomatic ground to gain by inviting the pariah leader, mostly it's an invite sent out of pique. "Spite is an underestimated quality in international relations," one expert says.
Categories: International News

'Top Gear's' Jeremy Clarkson ousted following 'fracas'

CNN World - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 10:14am
It seems a helmet-wearing tank-driver armed with a petition signed by more than one million fans will not be enough to save Jeremy Clarkson.
Categories: International News

Instilling empathy among doctors pays off

Health - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 10:14am
This skill is increasingly considered essential to establishing trust, the foundation of a good doctor-patient relationship.
Categories: Health

'Yesterday we were many': School mourns students after crash

CNN World - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 10:13am
On any other Wednesday morning, the steps in front of the Joseph-Koenig-Gymnasium would be packed with kids on their way to class, discussing homework, chattering about last night's TV shows, or laying out plans for the coming weekend.
Categories: International News

Singles pay more for car insurance

Business News - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 10:05am
Singles may have more fun, but they also pay more than their married friends for car insurance.

Best. Get well card. Ever.

CNN - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 9:59am
Dad sends son a get well card with what turns out to be a $7 million lottery ticket inside.
Categories: National News

'Star Wars' town now features in ISIS battle

CNN World - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 9:41am
The desert and dun-colored cliffs around the town of Tataouine were once the backdrop for the movie "Star Wars," much of which was filmed in this neglected corner of Tunisia in 1976. This struggling town on the fringes of the Sahara still draws a few fans of the movie but now finds itself part of a real conflict, as a way-station for jihadists crossing the Libyan border 60 miles to the east.
Categories: International News

Bergdahl describes the torture he endured

CNN World - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 9:39am
House Speaker John Boehner said Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is "innocent until proven guilty" after the U.S. military charged him with desertion and misbehavior before the enemy, but emphasized in an exclusive interview with CNN's Dana Bash that he was more concerned about the circumstances of his release.
Categories: International News

DOJ targets racism in police forces

CNN - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 9:37am
New reports about four police officers in Fort Lauderdale exchanging racially offensive text messages and a video that showed President Barack Obama with gold teeth could prove to be the latest test for how the Justice Department polices the nation's local law enforcement agencies.
Categories: National News

Walgreens cashiers no longer have to say: 'Be well'

Business News - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 9:32am
Walgreens has dropped the "be well" salutation cashiers have been using to thank customers after checking out.

Microsoft tells its contractors: You must give workers paid time off

Business News - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 9:29am
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Woman whose fetus was stolen gets out of hospital

CNN - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 9:21am
A Colorado woman whose fetus was cut from her womb in a stabbing attack last week has been released from the hospital, relatives say.
Categories: National News

1 dead after tornado spotted near Tulsa

CNN - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 9:16am
At least one person was killed Wednesday when either a tornado or straight-line winds ripped through a mobile home community in Oklahoma, said Maj. Shannon Clark with the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office.
Categories: National News

North Korea claims it arrested 2 South Korean spies

CNN World - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 9:08am
North Korea has arrested what it claims is two spies who worked for South Korea's intelligence service, a North Korean official said Thursday on condition of anonymity.
Categories: International News

This is one of the most dangerous jobs in Africa

CNN World - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 9:08am
As CNN's Christian Purefoy reports, truck drivers in Nigeria are risking their lives to keep the economy alive.
Categories: International News

Charney probe cost American Apparel $10 million

Business News - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 8:32am
Cash-strapped American Apparel spent $10.4 million on the internal investigation it conducted before firing its CEO Dov Charney last year, according to a company filing.
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