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Baltimore's riots and 'The Purge'

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 1:23pm
In a sobering example of life imitating art, the chaos sweeping the streets of Baltimore may have been partly inspired by a series of action-horror movies.
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White House faces new race crisis

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 1:04pm
Newly sworn-in Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Monday night the Justice Department will continue its investigation into the death of Freddie Gray and send two top officials to Baltimore in an effort to quell the riots unfolding there.
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The symbol: Freddie Gray

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 9:48am
Freddie Gray will be laid to rest Monday before the country even knows what really happened to him.
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Angry mom smacks protesting son

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 9:15am
A mother in Baltimore caught her son, whom she suspected of rioting, and hit him. She sent him home on live TV.
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Timeline: Baltimore burning

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 9:02am
The day Baltimore planned to lay Freddie Gray to rest, the city went up in smoke.
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Mayor struggles in response

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 8:46am
If any big city official seemed prepared for a riot, it was Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake.
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Veteran stands up to rioters

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 8:35am
CNN's Joe Johns speaks to veteran Robert Valentine who told rioters they need to go home. The city is under a state of emergency.
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Peacemakers tried to intervene

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 8:29am
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Hawaii to raise smoking age to 21

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 8:24am
Hawaii is poised to become the first state in the nation to prohibit the sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products to anybody under age 21.
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Police seek UFC fighter after hit-and-run

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 8:23am
One of the biggest stars in mixed martial arts is wanted for questioning after a hit-and-run crash in New Mexico.
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3 found guilty in Florida A&M hazing death

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 8:23am
The last three defendants prosecuted in the hazing death of a Florida A&M drum major were convicted Friday, reported CNN affiliate WFTV.
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What a shot! 32 amazing sports photos

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 7:47am
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Tsarnaev's live or die moment

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 10:26pm
How do you defend the indefensible?
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Riot erupts after Freddie Gray funeral

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 9:29pm
Several officers were injured in Baltimore street clashes on the day of Freddie Gray's funeral.
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Photos: Freddie Gray's funeral

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 4:23pm
Freddie Gray's funeral is held in Baltimore on Monday, April 27. Gray, 25, was arrested April 12 and died a week later from a severe spinal cord injury.
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Music star helps homeless Capitol worker

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 4:08pm
Even for a man who has no computer or smart phone -- never mind a roof over his head -- the power of social media can be profound and potentially life changing.
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Movie massacre trial to start

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 4:03pm
James Holmes will stand trial Monday in the Aurora, Colorado, movie theater shooting where he allegedly killed 12 people and injured 58 more in 2012. The trial could last until autumn.
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America's transgender moment

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 2:08pm
It's only April, but 2015 may be remembered as the year the term "transgender" fully entered mainstream consciousness.
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Bruce Jenner comes out ... as a Republican

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 2:07pm
Bruce Jenner didn't just come out as a transgender woman Friday night — he also came out as a Republican.
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