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Clashes erupt in Mexico City

12 hours 29 min ago

Riot police forcibly cleared protesters from Mexico City's main square late Thursday as outrage mounted over the case of dozens of missing students.

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NSA: China could black out U.S.

12 hours 31 min ago

China -- and likely "one or two other" countries -- have the capacity to shut down the nation's power grid and other critical infrastructure through a cyber attack, the NSA has warned Congress.

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Republicans hammer legal case

12 hours 58 min ago

Opponents of President Barack Obama's plan, which makes sweeping changes to the nation's immigration system by use of executive order, focused their criticism on the legal case, saying Obama has overstepped the boundaries of his authority and is ignoring the will of the people.

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Ferguson cop in resignation talks

13 hours 9 min ago

Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson, who shot and killed teenager Michael Brown on August 9, is in the final stages of negotiations with city officials to resign, according to people close to the talks.

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On immigration, a tale of 2 presidents

13 hours 34 min ago

When George W. Bush couldn't get an immigration overhaul though the Senate, he gave up. When Barack Obama couldn't get a bill through the House, he changed the rules.

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1 killed in oil platform explosion

14 hours 13 min ago

An oil platform off the coast of New Orleans exploded Thursday, killing one person and injuring three others, the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement said in a press release.

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CIA launches major review

14 hours 21 min ago

CIA Director John Brennan has ordered an in-depth review of the intelligence agency's organizational structure, asking the agency to "take a close and honest look at ourselves."

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3 plotted beheading, court hears

14 hours 22 min ago

Three British men have been accused of plotting to decapitate a member of the public in the street, a court in London heard Thursday.

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The Napa Valley of the Caribbean

14 hours 23 min ago

A little over five centuries ago, the unassuming district of Ocoa Bay in the Dominican Republic became the first wine-producing region of the Americas.

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Airbag maker grilled in U.S.

14 hours 26 min ago

Airbag maker Takata apologized at a federal hearing for deaths caused by its devices. CNN's Rene Marsh reports.

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Hack sees into private lives

14 hours 26 min ago

Hackers have breached thousands of private webcams. CNN's Erin McLaughlin explains why they say they did it.

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French reverses on ISIS fighter

14 hours 27 min ago

French authorities backed off a claim that a 22-year-old man was connected to beheadings in a recent ISIS video, a day after publicly identifying him.

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Obama: 'Come out of the shadows'

15 hours 22 min ago

Obama orders the most sweeping overhaul of U.S. immigration in decades, prioritizing the deportation of "felons, not families."

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Litany of allegations against comedian

15 hours 24 min ago

It seems lately as if every day brings another allegation that further dismantles Bill Cosby's image as the jovial, pudding-loving patriarch whose family-friendly brand of comedy tickled successive generations.

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Thousands rally for the missing

15 hours 27 min ago

Shasta Darlington reports from Mexico City where protesters have gathered to express their anger at the government.

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U.S.: Even rescuers snowed in

15 hours 39 min ago

Ten people have died so far and some rescuers are snowed in after more than a year's snow fell in three days of winter storms -- and 1 meter more is forecast.

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New immigration plan 'dangerous'

15 hours 41 min ago

There is something deeply troubling about President Obama's decision to grant legal safe haven to unauthorized immigrants by executive order.

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Why Nichols was a generation's hero

15 hours 42 min ago

Charles Kaiser recalls a four-hour lunch that offered insight into the famed director's genius

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5 Gitmo detainees transferred

16 hours 7 min ago

Five detainees at Guantanamo Bay were transferred to the nations of Slovakia or Georgia as part of the U.S. plan to reduce the facility's population of detainees who were suspected of terrorism after the September 11, 2001, attacks, officials said Thursday.

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Cosby scandal reveals signs of rape culture

16 hours 9 min ago

If it wasn't for a comic's skit, Bill Cosby would still be America's favorite father, says expert.

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