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'Breathe Easy' T-shirts stir controversy

By Laura Ly CNN News Wire

Eric Garner's final words have become a rallying call for protesters across the country.

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We may be able to reverse signs of early Alzheimer's disease

The woman at the department store bounded toward Julie Gee.

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LAPD investigating Cosby sexual assault claim

At least 21 women have accused Cosby of sexual misconduct

Los Angeles police are investigating a sexual assault claim against Bill Cosby, a police spokeswoman said Friday.

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Hundreds fight fire at Los Angeles construction site

Crews respond to a second fire in a smaller apartment building about eight blocks away

Los Angeles firefighters spent Monday morning battling two fires, both in apartment buildings: one under construction, the other under renovation, fire officials said.

Obama: ‘You can come out of the shadows’

By Jim Acosta and Stephen Collinson

President Barack Obama last week ordered the most sweeping overhaul of the immigration system in decades, despite Republican claims he was acting illegally by moving unilaterally to shield 5 million undocumented immigrants.

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"Sesame Street" turns 45 on November 10

It's 45 years later but it's still a sunny day, sweeping the clouds away.

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Laundry detergent pods are 'real risk' to children

Last year a Florida mother of a 7-month old came back to her room to find that her baby had accidentally eaten one of those bright colored laundry detergent pods.

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Unmanned NASA-contracted rocket explodes; damage is 'significant'

An unmanned NASA-contracted rocket exploded early Tuesday evening along the eastern Virginia coast, causing a huge fireball but no apparent deaths.

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Nurse's discharge leaves one Ebola case in U.S., though larger battle continues

A nurse's release Tuesday from an Atlanta hospital leaves a single person in the United States now battling Ebola, though she and others—including President Barack Obama—stressed the fight against the deadly virus isn't over.

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Dallas Ebola patient identified

About 4 days passed between when the man fell ill and when he was isolated

Thomas Eric Duncan is the man being treated at a Dallas, Texas, hospital for Ebola, his half-brother, Wilfred Smallwood, told CNN's Danielle Garcia. Duncan is the first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in the United States.

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Hackers stole $100 million of U.S. military and Xbox tech

Federal officials have accused four men of hacking into computer networks of the U.S. military and Microsoft and stealing more than $100 million worth of software.

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New airport scanner could make going through security a breeze

The Alfa3 scanner is able to detect suspicious objects on walking people

Imagine if going through airport security was just a matter of walking past a stretch of wall. No pat-downs, no X-rays, no metal detectors, and no need to remove any clothing.

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Obama to U.N.: World is at a crossroads

By Michael Pearson, Jim Acosta, and Elizabeth Hartfield

President Barack Obama took his call for world cooperation against terror, climate change, Ebola and a host of other issues to the United Nations Wednesday, saying the world stands at a crossroads “between war and peace; between disorder and integration; between fear and hope.”

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Wall Street loves Apple: Stock up on new iProducts

So much for selling the Apple news. Even though Apple didn't offer many surprises with its new product announcements, Wall Street was thrilled. You could even say they were iMpressed.

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This gadget can knock drones and Google Glass offline

Creators bill it as protection for your private Wi-Fi

Bothered by gadgets like Google Glass that can, theoretically, be used to snoop on you in public? Then why not get your own gadget that can knock them all offline?

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Netflix will show perpetual 'loading' symbol Wednesday

Demonstration is meant to urge government to keep Web open and free

Your Internet won't be any slower than usual on Wednesday, but it might look like it is.

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Ray Rice video prompts stories of #WhyIStayed, #WhyILeft

As media outlets Monday circulated security-camera video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee in a hotel elevator, many wondered why the woman -- now his wife -- would remain with the fallen NFL star.

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Video shows man shooting 'Suge' Knight at pre-VMA party, but no suspect named

Detectives have video that shows a man shooting former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight and two other people in a West Hollywood nightclub early Sunday, a sheriff's spokeswoman said.

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Patient tested in California for possible Ebola exposure

By Laura Ly

Another patient is being tested in the United States for possible Ebola exposure—this time, in California.

LAUSD makes shift to counseling rather than punishment

School police no longer issue citations for minor offenses

Los Angeles Unified School District officials have announced that school police will no longer issue citations for most campus fights, petty theft and other minor offenses but instead refer students to counseling and other services.

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Byron Scott becomes Centennial High mentor

Lakers head coach will be involved in Male Academy

Lakers head coach Byron Scott announced Tuesday that he will serve as a mentor for ninth- and 10th-grade students involved in the Male Academy intervention program at Centennial High School in Compton.

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LAPD camera system deemed inadequate

Audit reveals broken, innacurately positioned, destroyed surveillance footage

Responding to an independent watchdog’s audit that found the Los Angeles Police Department’s camera system “inadequate,” Chief Charlie Beck said Tuesday broken cameras at police stations will get fixed and staff will be better trained.

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Healthy school lunches face tough taste test

USDA says 1 million fewer students are eating federal lunches since 2012

USDA says 1 million fewer students are eating federal lunches since 2012

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2022 World Cup city rises in the desert

But FIFA is under pressure to move the event to another country

If you're trying to create the perfect 21st-century city, it helps to start with a blank slate. Even if that slate is a sweltering strip of sand.

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Behind Robin Williams’ genius was the great comic Jonathan Winters

Before Robin Williams, there was Jonathan Winters. Winters begat Williams, if only in comedic spirit.

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Robin Williams and the next generation of comics

The late-night TV hosts all pay tribute to late comedian

Comedic actor Robin Williams died at his Northern California home Monday, law enforcement official said. Williams was 63. Coroner investigators suspect "the death to be a suicide due to asphyxia," according to a statement from the Marin County, California, sheriff's office.

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'Pink slime' is back and headed for your burger

The maker of the beef filler dubbed "pink slime" by critics is reopening a plant that it shut in the face of bad publicity two years ago

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SeaWorld stock gets soaked, plunges 30%

This is the first time the company has admitted suffering attendence from animal activists

SeaWorld isn't having a whale of a good time these days.

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Companies that treat workers well have better stock returns

A new research report concludes that employers that treat their workers well have better stock returns

It turns out the best places to work around the world are also the best companies to invest in.

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When depression affects your kids

Experts: If a child seems sad or withdrawn for 2-3 weeks, parents should be concerned

When we lose a beloved superstar like Robin Williams to an apparent suicide and learn he had been battling severe depression before his death, it's natural to think about our own loved ones.

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5 things women couldn't do in the 1960s

Can you imagine pregnancy being a fireable offense? How about job security hinging on your weight or the softness of your hands? What if you couldn't open a bank account or establish a line of credit unless you had a husband to cosign for you? What if you had the grades to attend a school like Princeton, but your gender kept you on the other side of those hallowed, ivy-covered halls?

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Why marijuana's moment has arrived

A few decades ago, marijuana was a topic that relatively few people, mostly counterculture musicians and comedians, spoke about in public. The comedy team of Cheech and Chong made films such as "Up in Smoke" that extolled the pleasures of smoking pot at a time the subject was still taboo.

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What we know about Michael Brown's shooting

The Missouri town is wracked by violence after protesters take to the streets

It's a case of he said, he said. The accounts of why a police officer fatally shot Michael Brown on a street in Ferguson, Missouri, this weekend couldn't be more disparate.

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'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' sequel set

The first film opened to $65 million over the weekend

The next "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" movie appears to be locked and loaded.

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Why missionaries put their lives on the line

It wasn’t as if God's voice boomed through sun-parted clouds, telling Kent Brantly to move his family to Liberia.

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Eavesdropping with a camera and potted plants

The technology could be used for law enforcement, space research and more

Before you spill your deepest darkest secrets, or plans for world domination, look around you. Is there a gossipy potato chip bag or leafy green houseplant nearby picking up your conversation?

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History of cloning

Cloning Fast Facts

Here's some background information about cloning, a process of creating an identical copy of an original.

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Open carry kid's book a sensation

"My Parents Open Carry" is a children's book about bearing firearms in public

A children's book about gun rights has benefited from an unexpected boost in sales after it became the subject of a mocking segment on "Real Time with Bill Maher" last week.

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U.S. Nuclear Power Plants

Here's a look at nuclear power plants in the United States

There are 100 commercial nuclear power reactor units licensed to operate in the United States. These operate in 31 of the 48 contiguous states.

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Keke Palmer is Broadway's first black Cinderella

Keke Palmer's newest role is making history.

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"Bachelor in Paradise" premiered Monday

In the spinoff "Bachelor in Paradise," ABC has rounded up past "Bachelor" and "Bachelorette" contestants to give them a second chance at finding love. (Or is that fame? Perhaps a lucky few will find both.)

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American woman infected with Ebola arrives in U.S.

Nancy Writebol's family says it was making funeral plans for her last week as she lay stricken with Ebola in Liberia amid the disease's deadliest recorded outbreak.

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Ebola is here: 5 reasons not to panic

Doctors know how it spreads and can keep contamination down

Donald Trump is tweeting that "We should not be importing (Ebola) to our homeland."

Appeals courts differ on Obamacare

Supreme Court case likely

Washington—it was a tale of two rulings—the best of times and the worst of times for Obamacare in the federal appeals courts. First, a three-judge panel of the D.C. Circuit court of appeals ruled Tuesday against a key component of the law —the federal subsidies for millions of people who signed up for health coverage.

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Road melts at Yellowstone National Park

Extreme heat from thermal features at Yellowstone National Park, created by the active volcano below the park, caused oil to bubble on a road surface Wednesday and damage it.

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21: Science's limit when it comes to the drinking age

Scientists say the law makes drinking more appealing to teens

On July 17, 1984, President Ronald Reagan signed into law the National Minimum Drinking Age Act, which withheld a percentage of highway funds from any state that didn't raise the minimum drinking age to 21.

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Middle school metal band lands huge record deal

The trio of two teens and a preteen has gained notice, opened for Guns 'N Roses

A trio of middle school rockers has just unlocked a major record deal.

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Senate confirms Castro as HUD secretary

Considered one of the most prominent Latino members of the Democratic Party

Mr. Castro is coming to Washington.

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The 7-foot shark was agitated by a fisherman's hook

Soon after the great white shark chomped into his torso, Steven Robles thought everything was over.

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Donald Sterling trial sent back to probate court

A federal judge on Monday said a probate court should decide whether Shelly Sterling had the right to sell the Los Angeles Clippers.