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'Dead' cat claws its way back to life

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 13:53
A cat named Bart was hit by a car and presumed to be dead. You won't believe what happened five days later. WFLA reports.
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Woman steals cop car with hands cuffed behind her

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 13:49
A handcuffed woman led officers on a chase after she stole a police car. CNN affiliate WPXI has more.
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Helmet cam captures firefighters' dramatic rescue

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 13:43
The Fresno Fire Department has released dramatic footage of firefighters rescuing three children from a house fire. CNN affiliate KFSN has more.
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First lady shakes hands with Saudi king. So?

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 12:38
President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama made a quick stop in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday to pay respects to the late King Abdullah, and to hold meetings with the new leader, King Salman bin Abdulaziz. But one aspect of the encounter stood out to reporters covering the receiving line at the palace: the first lady shook hands with the king.
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White House drops 529 college savings proposal

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:49
The White House is giving up on a costly fight with Congress over the Obama administration's increasingly unpopular proposal to effectively end 529 college savings plans.
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Being well-dressed helped save his life

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:26
What do Dwight D. Eisenhower, Barack Obama and the cast of Boardwalk Empire have in common? They've all been dressed by Auschwitz survivor Martin Greenfield.
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'As long as my mind is working, I will tell this story'

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:26
Auschwitz survivor Renee Firestone left behind a successful career in fashion to share her story of resilience. Watch "Voices of Auschwitz" Tuesday at 9 p.m. ET.
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She lost 87 family members in the Holocaust

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:26
Elizabeth Ungar Lefkovits woke up one morning to the sound of soldiers marching. She looked out the window and saw Nazis. Watch "Voices of Auschwitz" Tuesday at 9 p.m. ET.
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Escaping the 'world's biggest cemetery'

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:26
When a fellow prisoner asked Anita Lasker-Wallfisch what she did before Auschwitz, Anita told her she played the cello. "Fantastic," the other prisoner said. "You'll be saved." Watch "Voices of Auschwitz" Tuesday at 9 p.m. ET.
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Remembering the Space Shuttle Challenger explosion

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:11
Here's a look at what you need to know about the 1986 Space Shuttle Challenger disaster.
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High school's 'Uptown Funk' made Bruno Mars cry

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:54
Which high school teacher would assign his students the Mark Ronson/Bruno Mars can't-stop-dancing-to-it hit "Uptown Funk"?
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Spy drone operator was drinking

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:49
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Jail for Kendrick Johnson's parents?

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:47
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Born without eyes, baby thrives

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:31
3-month-old Richie Lopez was born without eyes, but despite challenges, his family is optimistic that he'll lead a normal life. CNN affiliate KTVK reports.
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Russian spycraft in New York revealed by FBI

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:31
The men would sometimes say they needed to meet to exchange tickets, but they never seemed to end up actually attending or discussing a sporting event or a concert.
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'He's shaken, but I'm fuming'

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:31
As a noted memoirist and New York Times columnist who writes often about race, Charles Blow has spoken about the police killings of Michael Brown and Eric Garner, deaths that sparked a national debate over how police treat African-American men.
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Student bodyslams teacher in class

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:31
A fight between a teacher and a student is caught on camera. CNN affiliate WPIX reports.
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2 dead in Home Depot incident

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:31
Shoppers crowded into a Manhattan Home Depot store to prepare for an anticipated snowstorm streamed into the streets Sunday afternoon after an employee shot a store manager and then himself, according to NYPD spokesman Sgt. Brendan Ryan.
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4-year old calls 911, saves mom

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:31
Calise Manning is being called a hero for helping her pregnant mother and calling 911 operators in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
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Photos: Blizzard of 2015

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 09:30
The National Weather Service is using terms like "life-threatening" and "historic" to describe the weather system taking aim at the Northeastern United States.
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