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Hard times and broken families haunt the hope of a new Cuba

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 12:05pm
In June of 1960, my father was a 14-year-old Cuban boy with a round-trip airline ticket from Havana to Madrid, Spain. He spent the summer with family in Spain while Cuba fell deeper and deeper into Fidel Castro's revolution. He didn't realize the extent to which his life back home was quickly crumbling and that the winds of revolution were about to change his life forever.
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3 killed after car hits crowd leaving church Christmas event

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 12:00pm
Three people were killed after a driver plowed into a crowd of people -- many of whom had just left a church Christmas event -- in Southern California, authorities said.
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Baseball eyes U.S.-Cuba opening

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 11:34am
More than half a century of hostility between the United States and Cuba has done nothing to diminish the island's love of America's national pastime.
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Grandmother: 'Now my family can sleep'

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 11:25am
A man who allegedly shot a 15-year-old boy and his 12-year-old cousin last summer following a neighborhood dispute over a dog has been arrested in Stockton, California, after a 7-month manhunt, police said.
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Fuzzy signs of life on Mars?

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 9:44am
It could be a sign, a vague one.
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Watch thieves steal Barbie's Corvette

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 8:09am
Police bust shoplifting "heart attack" scam. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on some heart-stopping shopping.
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Girl's last words: I know I'm going to die

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 8:07am
An 11-year-old girl died from an allergic reaction on a family trip to Hawaii. CNN affiliate KTXL reports.
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Sausage dog becomes Slim Jim

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 7:59am
A 77-pound dachshund slims down, becomes a calendar boy! CNN's Jeanne Moos has a winner of a wiener dog.
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Outbreak sweeps Americas

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 7:58am
Its name means "bending over in pain." It has no treatment or vaccine. Its symptoms resemble Dengue fever. And it has infected more than 1 million people -- 155 of them fatally -- since spreading to the Americas one year ago.
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11 trillion gallons of rain still needed to end California drought

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 7:49am
About 11 trillion gallons of rain, or nearly 17 million Olympic swimming pools full.
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They tried to break the internet in 2014

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 7:03am
No one thing actually "broke" the Internet in 2014, but here are 10 of the memes and hashtags that tried.
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Thaw with Cuba angers exiles

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 4:16am
In Miami, where the vast majority of the large population of Cuban exiles once fiercely opposed any change in the U.S. stance toward the island, reactions were split, largely along generational lines.
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Judge tosses conviction of boy executed at 14

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 4:15am
A judge has vacated the conviction of a 14-year-old boy who was executed for allegedly killing two girls some 70 years ago in South Carolina.
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Selma protesters invoke Ferguson but police say no comparison

CNN - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 10:22pm
The chants of protest heard across America in recent weeks echoed Wednesday in the small city where the civil rights movement reached a crescendo five decades ago.
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205 more charges for kidnapping suspect

CNN - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 10:04pm
A 34-year-old man originally charged in the kidnapping of a New Hampshire teen is now facing 205 additional charges, according to two grand jury rulings.
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Six charged in West Virginia water contamination

CNN - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 10:02pm
Almost one year after water for more than 300,000 West Virginia residents was contaminated because of a chemical spill, six former officials for the company responsible for the leak are facing federal charges.
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14 arrested in deadly meningitis outbreak

CNN - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 9:58pm
Fourteen people have been arrested in connection with the deadly 2012 national outbreak of fungal meningitis linked to steroid injections distributed by a compounding pharmacy in Massachusetts, a law enforcement source told CNN on Wednesday.
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Watch Thursday's show!

CNN - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 6:53pm
December 18, 2014
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Oops! College accepts rejected students

CNN - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 5:25pm
Almost 300 students who had been rejected by Johns Hopkins University received a joyous shock over the weekend when the prestigious Baltimore school said they'd been admitted after all -- but they hadn't.
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Alcatraz escapees could have lived, study says

CNN - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 2:29pm
On June 11, 1962, three Alcatraz inmates -- John Anglin, Clarence Anglin and Frank Morris -- attempted to leave the infamous San Francisco Bay island prison. They may have made it, says study by Dutch researchers.
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