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AG Holder in Ferguson

Obama and Holder hone messages on race issues

They are the nation's first African-American President and attorney general, so Barack Obama and Eric Holder always were going to face extra scrutiny over their approach to racially charged issues.

Conservative critics howled when Obama said in 2009 t...


Weinberger: Should Twitter post gory video?

At first glance, it seems obvious -- of course Twitter and YouTube have the right to take down a video showing the American journalist, James Foley, being beheaded. The question is why taking it down is controversial at all. The answer, I think, show...

Yoga challenges the body

Yoga helps job performance, offers health benefits

Yoga doesn't just help with flexibility -- it can also make you perform better at work.


Meg Ryan, John Mellencamp break up

Meg Ryan and John Mellencamp have ended their relationship after three years of dating, reports say.

The two split "a couple of weeks ago," one of Mellencamp's friends told Closer magazine Wednesday.

The pair had kept their relationship relatively quie...


URGENT - Ebola Writebol Release

(CNN) -- American Ebola patient Nancy Writebol was released from Atlanta's Emory University Hospital on Tuesday, a source close to the Writebol family told CNN Thursday.


Investors cheer: S&P 500 hits all-time high

If you kept your money in the stock market this summer, you're likely feeling pretty smart now.

The start of August was rough for stocks as the Russia-Ukraine standoff, the Israel-Gaza conflict and terrorist group activity in Iraq all flared again. Wh...

James Foley CNN

Foley's captors wanted $132.5 million

The captors of American journalist James Foley originally demanded a ransom of 100 million euros ($132.5 million), according to GlobalPost spokesman Richard Byrne.

Utah dinosaur tracks


Hiker finds 125-million-year-old dino tracks

A hiker in Utah has discovered a new collection of footprints left behind 125 million years ago by a number of different dinosaurs.

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