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Survivor dances again
Professional dancer Adrianne Haslet-Davis lost a leg in the Boston Marathon bombings. She allowed CNN to follow her inspiring recovery.
Du Pont heir avoided prison
Though Robert H. Richards IV was convicted of rape, the wealthy heir to the du Pont family fortune was spared prison by a Delaware court in 2009 becau......
Should ill soldiers own guns?
Dr. Elspeth Cameron Ritchie, a retired Army psychiatrist who served as the Office of the Army Surgeon General's top advocate for mental health, says t......
Chicago: Land of 'saved' & 'damned'
Kevin Coval says Chicago isn't creating good jobs for the poor, middle class and isn't providing good schools for its children, of all colors
Police chief busted in vice sting
A Minnesota police chief has stepped down after being arrested for engaging in prostitution. CNN affiliate WCCO reports.
Man caught stealing sex toys
Surveillance video shows a man breaking into an adult store and stealing a number of sex toys.
How can you keep 26.2 miles safe?
Given that the 26.2-mile Boston Marathon will run through through eight cities and towns Monday, how can police possibly prevent every suspicious item......
Kansas killings and hate groups
The killings of three people at Jewish sites in Kansas are a stark reminder that even as hate groups are on the decline in the United States, some amo......
Iranian woman faces execution
The United Nations and international human rights groups joined a growing call on Monday urging the Iranian government to call off the impending execu......
Report: Police shot 'motionless' teen
Albuquerque, New Mexico, police officers killed a 19-year-old as he "lay motionless on his back," an unarmed drugstore robber who was walking away fro......
Mom: Lily was 'painfully beautiful'
A man charged in the alleged hit-and-run death of a 4-year-old girl at a Florida day care center will remain in jail at least until a Monday hearing a......
Mayor: Alleged Jewish center gunman wanted to 'go out with a bang'
Until a few days ago, Frazier Glenn Cross was just a customer to Dan Clevenger -- albeit one with extremist views on race.
Unsettling video shows large al Qaeda meeting in Yemen
A new video shows what looks like the largest and most dangerous gathering of al Qaeda in years. And the CIA and the Pentagon either didn't know about......
Purported al Qaeda meeting caught on tape
CNN's Barbara Starr reports on a supposed meeting of scores of al Qaeda leaders, which was filmed and posted on YouTube.
Bloomberg to spend $50 million to challenge NRA on gun safety
Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg plans to spend $50 million this year through his new group Everytown for Gun Safety to counter the influence o......
Police: Sex offenders wore GPS monitors during killings
Two convicted sex offenders, who have been charged with raping and murdering four women in Southern California, were wearing ankle monitors at the tim......
Pistorius trial enters new phase after blistering cross-examination
After five days of relentless cross-examination that left Oscar Pistorius quivering, sobbing and fumbling, the athlete's defense team now has a chance......
Police: Utah mom killed at least 6 babies
A 39-year-old woman in Utah told police she either strangled or suffocated at least six of her own infants immediately after giving birth, a document ......
Lindsay Lohan's mom pleads to DUI, speeding
Dina Lohan, mother of actress Lindsay Lohan, entered a guilty plea to drunken driving and speeding charges in a Long Island, New York, court Tuesday.
School stabbing suspect's home searched
An Xbox and games, a silver iPod, a Nintendo Wii -- and a wooden knife holder missing two knives -- are among the items removed from the home of the P......
Court win for 'third gender' in India
In a ruling that human rights groups are calling historic, India's Supreme Court on Tuesday granted the country's transsexual and transgender individu......
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2 brothers held for cannibalism
Two brothers previously jailed for cannibalism and then released, have been arrested again after police discovered a child's severed head at their hom......
Cartels show force on social media
CNN's Nick Valencia reports on the ways in which Mexican drug cartels use social media. Flight attendant yuks it up on plane
A Southwest flight attendant cracks jokes about her grandmother's bra and meeting Ellen. HLN's Robin Meade has more. Photos: New moon for Saturn?

KFC offers fried prom corsages
KFC has rolled out chicken corsages for $20 to complete the perfect prom night. Pop art condoms saving lives
The Center for African Family Studies in Nairobi has teamed up with Kenyan artist Michael Soi to create eye-catching condom wrappers to promote safe s......
Opinion: Keystone will worsen climate
For all the noise about the State Department's final environmental review of the Keystone XL Pipeline being a "blow" to pipeline opponents, the report......
Bunny photos will make you hoppy

Ebola spreads to city of 2 million
It took only moments to feel the impact. We landed in Conakry, the capital of Guinea. Outside the airport, a young woman was in tears. Her husband had......
What a shot! 27 sports photos

Zac Efron gets shirt ripped off
Try not to faint as Zac Efron gets his shirt ripped off at the MTV Movie Awards. HLN's Robin Meade has more. Prom picture makes an epic splash
A prom photo of high school students in Iowa has gone viral after the bridge they posed on collapsed into a creek. Actress' naked toothbrush lunges
Jenna likes to multi-task, so she exercises while cleaning her teeth. In the buff, of course. Almost 300 people missing from sinking ship
The South Korean ship was carrying about 459 people, including 325 students. At least three people died. "The water was so cold and I wanted to live,"......
Survivors tell of panic aboard
It was supposed to be a class trip to a resort island that's considered the Hawaii of Korea. Instead, the ferry has capsized in the Yellow Sea, and mo......
Undersea drone has hiccup
The underwater vessel searching for traces of the missing Malaysian jet resurfaced Wednesday to fix a technical issue, and was redeployed again.
Photos: The search for Flight 370

Cell phone question puzzles expert
Aviation expert Mary Schiavo says that passengers made phone calls from every flight she's investigated, except for MH370. Miley Cyrus tweets from hospital
Miley Cyrus suffered "a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics" and has been hospitalized, her rep told CNN Tuesday. Large al Qaeda meeting in Yemen
A new video shows what looks like the largest and most dangerous gathering of al Qaeda in years. And the CIA and the Pentagon either didn't know about......
Al Qaeda meeting caught on tape
CNN's Barbara Starr reports on a supposed meeting of scores of al Qaeda leaders, which was filmed and posted on YouTube. Views of Kansas suspect no secret
Until a few days ago, Frazier Glenn Cross was just a customer to Dan Clevenger -- albeit one with extremist views on race. Kansas suspect: 'I hate all Jews'
Radio host David Pakman recalls interviewing Kansas shooting suspect Frazier Glenn Cross back in 2010. Girls' 1971 cold case finally put to rest
South Dakota investigators have put to rest a 42-year-old cold case about two missing 17-year-old girls, declaring they died in a car accident that en......
Militants, army face off in Ukraine
With armored vehicles in its streets and troops reportedly in control of the airport, the city of Kramatorsk in eastern Ukraine was at the center of a......
Russia plane flies near U.S. ship
U.S. officials say a Russian fighter jet made a dozen low-altitude passes on the USS Donald Cook in the Black Sea. Opinion: Goodbye, good luck Ukraine
Frida Ghitis says President Obama needs to stop making empty threats against Russia. Up to 200 girls abducted in Nigeria
As many as 200 girls were abducted from their boarding school in northeastern Nigeria by heavily armed Boko Haram Islamists who arrived in trucks, van......
Google sells out of white Glass model
Tuesday, for the first time, Google Glass was made available to the general public. As part of the one-day-only offering, anyone in the U.S. could buy......
NCAA athletes may get all they can eat
The NCAA on Tuesday proposed that athletes receive unlimited meals and snacks, the collegiate sports organization said in a news release. Want pot? Hit a vending machine
Pot vending machine is full of "pizazz." CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on the unveiling. Ellsberg: He's a hero
Daniel Ellsberg tells CNN's Don Lemon that NSA leaker Edward Snowden showed courage, has done an enormous service. Walker's brothers finish 'Fast' scenes
Paul Walker's brothers are helping "fill in small gaps" in "Fast & Furious 7" action sequences not finished before the actor's death, producers said T......
See why Navy paid $3 billion for this
The US Navy's newest stealth destroyer is twice as long as the Statue of Liberty but barely shows up on radar. 10 of the world's longest bridges
If you ever find yourself in Hunan, China, rent a car and drive the Jishou-Chadong Expressway: 18 tunnels under the Wuling mountains that culminate at......
Watch her grow from infant to 14
Frans Hofmeester made a time-lapse video by filming his daughter every week, from birth until she turned 14-years-old. Watch this granny's hot salsa moves
Paddy Jones showed off her salsa moves on "Britain's Got Talent." She is also a Guinness World Record holder. 'Growing Pains' star talks addiction

Having a Kim Jong Un hair day?
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's hair is no laughing matter. Not for the country's embassy employees in London, at least. Intersex dating: It's (really) complicated
Romance is hard, no matter who you are. For people with intersex traits, connection poses unique challenges. See snakes race at 'rattlesnake rodeo'
An annual "rattlesnake rodeo" in Opp, Alabama, features snake handlers showing of their skills. When stars get real

See 'SNL' parody Ortiz for Obama selfie
'Saturday Night Live' mocks David Ortiz for his Samsung-endorsed selfie with President Obama. HLN's Robin Meade has more. Stars show off on the MTV red carpet
Celebrities strut their stuff on the red carpet for the 2014 MTV Movie Awards. Luckiest spinner is, sadly, worst guesser
A contestant on "Wheel of Fortune" happens to be the luckiest spinner, but the worst guesser in the game show's history. See 'blood moon' in 1 minute
Time lapse of total lunar eclipse.
Wow! Your best shots of the eclipse
Stargazers glimpsed a rare treat as a "blood moon" crossed the Earth's shadow Tuesday. Meet Michaela
Michaela Pereira on her background, her parents, and helping L.A.'s kids. Girls' 1971 cold case put to rest
South Dakota investigators have put to rest a 42-year-old cold case about two missing 17-year-old girls, declaring they died in a car accident that en......
Can they really keep 26.2 miles safe?
The Boston Marathon on Monday will run through eight cities and towns on its 26.2-mile course that ends up at the site of last year's bombings. How ca......
Suspicious bags, 1 arrest
A moment of silence at the finish line, the tolling of church bells and a solemn flag-raising ceremony capped the first anniversary of the Boston Mara......
1 year later
Survivors and officials speak at a memorial commemorating one year since the Boston marathon bombing. Memorial

Still strong
CNN's Brooke Baldwin revisits the town on the outskirts of Boston where the manhunt for the marathon bombers ended. City's rallying cry
'Boston Strong' has become the city's rallying cry, and Boston's strength was on full display one year after the bombing. Where is Tsarnaev?
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been frozen in the public mind by four images. Flight 370
The underwater vessel searching for traces of the missing Malaysian jet resurfaced Wednesday to fix a technical issue, but then redeployed again.
Ferry sinking
Rescue boats and helicopters scrambled to pluck passengers, most of them high school students, from a ferry as it slowly sank off the southwest coast ......
Ukraine
With armored vehicles in its streets and troops reportedly in control of the airport, the city of Kramatorsk in eastern Ukraine was at the center of a......
Boston Marathon
As thousands gathered to mark the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, one sight evoked memories of the attack that spurred widesprea......
Al Qaeda
A new video shows what looks like the largest and most dangerous gathering of al Qaeda in years. And the CIA and the Pentagon either didn't know about......
Jewish center shootings
Until a few days ago, Frazier Glenn Cross was just a customer to Dan Clevenger -- albeit one with extremist views on race. Cold case
South Dakota investigators have put to rest a 42-year-old cold case about two missing 17-year-old girls, declaring they died in a car accident that en......
Paul Walker
Paul Walker's brothers are helping "fill in small gaps" in "Fast & Furious 7" action sequences not finished before the actor's death, producers said T......
Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus suffered "a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics" and has been hospitalized, her rep told CNN Tuesday. What a shot! 27 sports photos

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