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Feb 23, 2018

911 calls warned police that shooter was armed
A woman who took in Nikolas Cruz after his mother died called 911 to report a fight between Cruz and her son. She told the operator that Cruz had "a lot of weapons" and was worried he would return to the home.

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Feb 23, 2018

A school resource officer, who has resigned, 'never went in,' sheriff says. The entire attack lasted 6 minutes
When Nikolas Cruz started shooting last week, an armed deputy stationed at the Florida school rushed to the building. But instead of going inside, the officer waited outside for four minutes as the shooter massacred students and teachers behind the walls, authorities said.

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Feb 23, 2018

Oprah reacts to Trump's 'insecure' jab
Oprah Winfrey addressed speculation about running for president in 2020 and responded to President Trump's tweet about her on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"

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Feb 23, 2018

China seizes control of insurer that owns the Waldorf Astoria


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Feb 23, 2018

Exiled ex-president: Putin hates America
CNN's Matthew Chance interviews the former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili in Amsterdam about Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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Feb 23, 2018

Minutes before execution, Texas governor reduces inmate's penalty to life in prison
The life of a Texas man who conspired to kill his family in 2003 was spared minutes before he was set to be executed on Thursday.

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Feb 23, 2018

At CPAC, Trump's base trusts him on guns
In the aftermath of a high school shooting in Parkland, Florida, that left 17 dead, President Donald Trump is urging the country and Congress to act.

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Feb 23, 2018

Four huge obstacles for Congress to do something on gun control
As pressure mounts for congressional action on gun control, it's unclear just how much can be done given the thick political fog that shrouds any major legislative effort on Capitol Hill -- especially in an election year.

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Feb 23, 2018

Olympian warned to not get pregnant
Beach volleyball legend Kerri Walsh Jennings was six weeks pregnant when she won a gold medal in the London Olympics - but she says she was warned to hold off on starting a family or she may lose her sponsors. She sits down with CNNMoney's Ahiza Garcia to talk about the challenges of being a mother and a professional athlete.

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Feb 23, 2018

Title of Don Jr.'s remarks in India changes amid backlash over conflicts
As Donald Trump Jr. prepared to take the stage Friday at a conference for business leaders in New Delhi after a nearly weeklong visit to India, the event's organizers made a late change to the title of his public remarks. The modification, after several days of intense criticism over potential conflicts of interest, appeared to be an attempt to distance the President's son from any political activity.

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Feb 22, 2018

Investigators looking into bodyguard's affair with mayor find nude photos
Newly discovered nude cell phone photos may be evidence Nashville's mayor and her former security chief were having an affair while he was being paid to be her bodyguard, authorities say in court documents disclosed Thursday.

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Feb 22, 2018

In #ArmMeWith movement, teachers ask to be armed -- but not with guns
Teachers have taken to social media in the midst of a gun control debate following the Parkland, Florida, school shooting to push for an increase in classroom resources -- not the ability to carry guns in school.

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Feb 22, 2018

Sheriff: 'Sick to my stomach' over deputy's actions
Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel reacts to the video of the school resource officer during Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. CNN's Martin Savidge reports.

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Feb 22, 2018

Trump and Turnbull, mates or foes?


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Feb 22, 2018

Teachers are heading back to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High
Teachers and staff at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School are heading back to campus Friday, more than a week after 17 people were killed there in a mass shooting.

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Feb 22, 2018

Anderson Cooper questions Trump's commitment to reform
CNN's Anderson Cooper says President Donald Trump is going against the NRA by supporting legislation that would raise the age limit to purchase a rifle, but questions whether he will follow through.

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Feb 22, 2018

Manafort and Gates facing new charges
Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed new charges against former Donald Trump campaign officials Paul Manafort and Rick Gates.

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Feb 22, 2018

Trump, Ryan and McConnell, stop ignoring your oaths
President Donald Trump, House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell each took an oath of office that included solemnly swearing to defend the Constitution of the United States.

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Feb 22, 2018

A powerful letter from a teacher: Would I die for my students?
Rebecca Field is furious. She didn't sign up for this.

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Feb 22, 2018

Would I die for my students?
Rebecca Field is furious. She didn't sign up for this.

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Feb 22, 2018

State Department on Syria: 'I don't know what some of you expect us to do'
State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert struggled to describe specific steps the State Department and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson are taking to end the violence in Syria at the agency's briefing on Thursday, exclaiming, "I don't know what some of you expect us to do," while arguing that the administration is "fully engaged."

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Feb 22, 2018

Russian oligarch in touch with Russia and Assad before mercenaries hit US troops, Washington Post reports
Before a Russian mercenary attack on US and allied forces in Syria earlier this month, the Russian oligarch believed to control the mercenaries -- a man who the US special counsel indicted last week -- was "in close touch" with Russian and Syrian officials, The Washington Post reported Thursday evening.

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Feb 22, 2018

Russian oligarch was in touch with Russia and Assad before mercenaries hit US troops, Washington Post reports
Before a Russian mercenary attack on US and allied forces in Syria earlier this month, the Russian oligarch believed to control the mercenaries -- a man who the US special counsel indicted last week -- was "in close touch" with Russian and Syrian officials, The Washington Post reported Thursday evening.

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Feb 22, 2018

How the school shooting conspiracies sprouted and spread
Conspiracy theories after mass shootings follow a familiar thread and the Florida school shooting is no exception.

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Feb 22, 2018

Astronaut: Trump's plan for the space station is a huge mistake
Donald Trump's administration is floating a proposal to return to the moon -- and to shut down the International Space Station to help pay for it.

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Feb 22, 2018

Actress is all of us when meeting Oprah
Oprah surprised the "Girls Trip" actress on "The Ellen Show," and it was hilarious.

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Feb 22, 2018

Will US and Australia have another '100 years of mateship'?


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Feb 22, 2018

US immigration agency deletes 'nation of immigrants' from mission statement
The agency in charge of US immigration services has updated its mission statement to no longer include the phrase "nation of immigrants."

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Feb 22, 2018

Analysis: Gov. Greitens in deep, deep trouble
The indictment of Missouri Republican Gov. Eric Greitens on a felony charge of invasion of privacy Thursday night further imperils his already dicey political future.

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Feb 22, 2018

Trump staffer named most powerful person in Washington
Who tops GQ's "most powerful people in Trump's Washington" list? Jeanne Moos "Hopes" for the best.

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Feb 22, 2018

Sources: Mueller probe part of why Kushner doesn't have full security clearance
Jared Kushner has been unable to obtain a full security clearance in part because of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, according to two sources familiar with the matter.

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Feb 22, 2018

Armed and trained teachers should get bonuses, Trump says
President Donald Trump spent Thursday grappling with how to prevent more school massacres and address the gun debate gripping the country, offering solutions such as giving bonuses to teachers who undergo gun training.

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Feb 22, 2018

Trump proposes bonuses for teachers who get gun training
President Donald Trump spent Thursday grappling with how to prevent more school massacres and address the gun debate gripping the country, offering solutions such as giving bonuses to teachers who undergo gun training.

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Feb 22, 2018

Teacher fires back at sheriff: I don't need a gun
A teacher at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School responds to President Trump's proposal to give bonuses to teachers who get gun training, saying she doesn't need a gun, but does need more money for supplies for her classroom.

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Feb 22, 2018

KFC ran out of ... chicken
CNN's Richard Quest explains KFC's chicken delivery problem that temporarily closed hundreds of stores, and how something so critical to the business went wrong.

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Feb 22, 2018

Lesbian couple can't foster refugee child
A lesbian couple wanted to foster a refugee child through Catholic Charities of Fort Worth, but said they were refused because they didn't "mirror the holy family."

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Feb 22, 2018

Lesbian couple not allowed to foster refugee child
A lesbian couple wanted to foster a refugee child through Catholic Charities of Fort Worth, but said they were refused because they didn't "mirror the holy family."

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Feb 22, 2018

Experts: Trump deriding shooter's mental health could be harmful
In a tweet Thursday, President Donald Trump described someone who would shoot up a school as a "savage sicko." At CNN's town hall on the Parkland, Florida, school shootings on Wednesday, NRA spokeswoman Dana Loesch described the gunman as "an insane monster" who is "nuts" and crazy." And at a White House briefing Thursday, the President again used the term "sicko."

CNN Top Stories
Feb 22, 2018

Astronaut: Trump's plan for the space station a huge mistake
Donald Trump's administration is floating a proposal to return to the moon -- and to shut down the International Space Station to help pay for it.

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Feb 22, 2018

Sources: Mueller probe part of why Kushner hasn't got full security clearance
Jared Kushner has been unable to obtain a full security clearance in part because of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, according to two sources familiar with the matter.

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Feb 22, 2018

Analysis: As conservatives party at CPAC, it's liberalism that's on the rise
The annual Conservative Political Action Conference is meeting this week in Maryland, and in some ways, it's a good time to be a conservative. Republicans control all branches of the federal government, while Democrats and liberals are shut out.

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Feb 22, 2018

Salmonella outbreak tied to chicken salad
An outbreak of salmonella infections linked to chicken salad has sickened 65 people in five states, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Thursday. No deaths have been reported, but 28 people have been hospitalized.

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Feb 22, 2018

Russian figure skaters battle it out


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Feb 22, 2018

Russia's Alina Zagitova wins gold?


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Feb 22, 2018

What to watch for on Day 14


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Feb 22, 2018

Women's Ski Cross off to flying start


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Feb 22, 2018

The deputy never went into the school as the shooting unfolded, sheriff says
Surveillance footage from the Florida high school where 17 people were gunned down was not live, as responding officers initially thought -- it was actually on tape delay, the Sun Sentinel newspaper reported.

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Feb 22, 2018

Ted Cruz embraces Trump ahead of re-election
Up for a second Senate term in Texas this year, "Lyin' Ted" Cruz, as President Donald Trump nicknamed him, is suddenly Trump's biggest fan.

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Feb 22, 2018

Van Jones: Jesus would be backing the kids
Gun violence is rocking our world again -- and our politics. But even as political rancor runs high, Americans' views are dramatically shifting.

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Feb 22, 2018

Hear sheriff describe what he saw on video
Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel says 3 officers are facing consequences for failure to help stop the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. CNN's Martin Savidge reports.

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Feb 22, 2018

Sheriff: Deputy disciplined for inaction
Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel says 3 officers are facing consequences for failure to help stop the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. CNN's Martin Savidge reports.

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Feb 22, 2018

University serves Kool-Aid and watermelon water for Black History Month
When Kayla Eubanks saw a sign for a Black History Month special menu in a New York University dining hall on Tuesday, she was interested to see what they were serving.

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Feb 22, 2018

Cops thought they saw the gunman on security cameras. But he'd already left.
Surveillance footage from the Florida high school where 17 people were gunned down was not live, as responding officers initially thought -- it was actually on tape delay, the Sun Sentinel newspaper reported.

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Feb 22, 2018

Read the new indictment


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Feb 22, 2018

Analysis: 5 things we've learned about our gun politics in the past 24 hours
The last 24 hours have featured a more intense -- and, generally speaking, more honest -- national conversation about guns and culture than in, at least, the last five years.

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Feb 22, 2018

Missouri governor indicted over nude picture
Missouri GOP. Gov. Eric Greitens was indicted on Thursday, amid looming allegations of sexual misconduct and blackmail following an admission of an affair last month.

CNN Top Stories
Feb 22, 2018

KFC ran out of chicken
CNN's Richard Quest explains KFC's chicken delivery problem that temporarily closed hundreds of stores, and how something so critical to the business went wrong.

CNN Top Stories
Feb 22, 2018

Mueller's 32-count indictment describes a 'scheme' involving alleged money laundering and tax evasion
Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed new charges against former Donald Trump campaign officials Paul Manafort and Rick Gates.

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Feb 22, 2018

New charges against Manafort and Gates allege money laundering and tax evasion
Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed new charges against former Donald Trump campaign officials Paul Manafort and Rick Gates.

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Feb 22, 2018

Trump says he wants to end school shootings. Can he?
President Donald Trump, carefully attuned to the emotional national debate unfolding after last week's school shooting in Florida, signaled Thursday that he is willing to pressure Congress to take action on guns.

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Feb 22, 2018

Shooting survivor: Trump will listen to NRA money
Samuel Zeif, a survivor of the Florida school shooting and guest at President Trump's discussion on gun policy, says he doesn't think Trump will be serious about gun law reforms because, "he only listens to people putting money in his pocket."

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Feb 22, 2018

Neanderthals, humans more alike than we thought
Neanderthals may not have been that different from us, after all.

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Feb 22, 2018

Russian curlers to return medals after positive drug test


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Feb 22, 2018

USA makes history in cross-country


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Feb 22, 2018

USA goes gold-silver in men's ski halfpipe


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Feb 22, 2018

Vonn: 'I wish I could keep going'


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Feb 22, 2018

Team USA's Shiffrin takes silver


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Feb 22, 2018

Mueller files new charges against Manafort and Gates
Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed new charges against former Donald Trump campaign officials Paul Manafort and Rick Gates.

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Feb 22, 2018

Van Jones: A children's crusade Jesus would be proud of
Gun violence is rocking our world again -- and our politics. But even as political rancor runs high, Americans' views are dramatically shifting.

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Feb 22, 2018

House GOP gear up for hearings on bipartisan opioid crisis legislation
House Republicans will hold a hearing next week on a series of bipartisan bills to address patient safety and enforcement efforts for opioids, marking the latest push for legislation to combat the opioid crisis.

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Feb 22, 2018

Syria is devastated. Where are the women?


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Feb 22, 2018

Average mortgage just jumped to highest rate since April 2014


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Feb 22, 2018

Senator's town hall comments show he's gearing up for race against Rick Scott
Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson attended CNN's town hall on Wednesday night to talk about school safety and gun violence. But by the end of the night, the vulnerable senator up for reelection this year proved one thing clearly: He is gearing up for a fight against Florida Gov. Rick Scott.

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Feb 22, 2018

See videos of young Beyoncé
A collection of lost videos that show a young Beyoncé Knowles are set to be auctioned off after they were found in a storage facility.

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Feb 22, 2018

See Beyoncé before she was 'Queen Bey'
A collection of lost videos that show a young Beyoncé Knowles are set to be auctioned off after they were found in a storage facility.

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Feb 22, 2018

Republican leaders silent so far on Trump's gun proposals
President Donald Trump is making a fresh -- if unexpected -- push for some gun law reforms following a tragic mass shooting last week in Florida, but it's not clear they will be embraced by Republican leaders on Capitol Hill nor rank-and-file conservatives who have long stood against diminishing gun rights.

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Feb 22, 2018

Trump admin wants to know if rubber bands are putting American jobs at risk


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Feb 22, 2018

The last 24 hours have featured a more intense national conversation about guns than in recent memory
The last 24 hours have featured a more intense -- and, generally speaking, more honest -- national conversation about guns and culture than in, at least, the last five years.

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Feb 22, 2018

White House spokesman: I haven't asked Trump about Stormy Daniels payment
White House deputy press secretary Raj Shah says he has not asked the President about Trump lawyer Michael Cohen's payment of $130,000 to pornographic actress Stormy Daniels leading up to the 2016 election.

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Feb 22, 2018

Olympian was warned to not get pregnant
Beach volleyball legend Kerri Walsh Jennings was six weeks pregnant when she won a gold medal in the London Olympics - but she says she was warned to hold off on starting a family or she may lose her sponsors. She sits down with CNNMoney's Ahiza Garcia to talk about the challenges of being a mother and a professional athlete.

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Feb 22, 2018

What role does genetics play in opioid addiction?
Researchers have identified another gene that could influence the risk of opioid dependence, a new study shows, adding to the evidence that genetic factors play a crucial role in determining who develops addiction.

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Feb 22, 2018

S&P frets over Gibson Guitars' debt problem


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Feb 22, 2018

Fastest way to pay off $10,000 in credit card debt


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Feb 22, 2018

Experts are urging Americans to refinance in 2018.


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Feb 22, 2018

Top WH lawyer details Trump admin's 'larger plan' to shrink regulatory state
White House counsel Don McGahn offered his take Thursday on the Trump administration's efforts to slash regulations, from court appointments to repealing rules.

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Feb 22, 2018

UNICEF deputy director resigns after accusations of inappropriate behavior
UNICEF Deputy Director Justin Forsyth has resigned after allegations he behaved inappropriately toward female staff members during his time as chief executive at Save the Children.

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Feb 22, 2018

More guns in schools would make them less safe, union says


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Feb 22, 2018

WH can't say where it would get the money for armed teacher bonuses


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Feb 22, 2018

WH can't say where it'd get the money for armed teacher bonuses


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Feb 22, 2018

Streep, J. Law slam Harvey Weinstein's defense
Jennifer Lawrence and Meryl Streep are not happy about Harvey Weinstein quoting them in an attempt to get a sexual misconduct lawsuit against him dismissed.

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Feb 22, 2018

Trump considers pulling customs agents to punish California
President Donald Trump declared on Thursday he was considering withdrawing Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents from California as punishment for what he claimed was a "lousy management job" in patrolling illegal immigration.

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Feb 22, 2018

'Game Night' serves up a comedy winner
Two words, nine letters: "Game Night" is a riot -- an energetic, consistently clever comedy that playfully toys with the expectations of a savvy audience weaned on such fare. Filled with knowing pop-culture references and deriving laughs from every key character, it's the kind of smart, fast-paced entertainment that makes a pretty delicate juggling act look easy.

CNN Top Stories
Feb 22, 2018

Armed, trained teachers should get bonuses, Trump says
President Donald Trump spent Thursday grappling with how to prevent more school massacres and address the gun debate gripping the country, offering solutions such as giving bonuses to teachers who undergo gun training.

CNN Top Stories
Feb 22, 2018

Trump defends the NRA as a group of 'patriots' who want to 'do the right thing'
President Donald Trump defended the National Rifle Association on Thursday, saying he believes the organization wants to "do the right thing" in wake of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, that killed 17 people.

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Feb 22, 2018

Trump calls NRA patriots who want to 'do the right thing'
President Donald Trump defended the National Rifle Association on Thursday, saying he believes the organization wants to "do the right thing" in wake of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, that killed 17 people.

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Feb 22, 2018

Ivanka Trump becomes an attack line in Nevada GOP primary
Nevada Sen. Dean Heller's Republican primary challenger is trying to tie him to Ivanka Trump as a way to cast him as too liberal.

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Feb 22, 2018

Trump opposes 'active shooter drills' because it's a negative thing for kids
President Donald Trump grew indignant on Thursday in opposing "active shooter drills" in schools, making a rare reference to his own son as he described the practice as "crazy."

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Feb 22, 2018

Trump opposes 'active shooter drills' in schools because it's a negative thing for kids
President Donald Trump grew indignant on Thursday in opposing "active shooter drills" in schools, making a rare reference to his own son as he described the practice as "crazy."

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Feb 22, 2018

NRA chief's warnings go beyond guns
The National Rifle Association's executive vice president and CEO Wayne LaPierre slammed Democrats for their reaction to the mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, and warned of government overreach extending far beyond the limiting of fire arms.

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Feb 22, 2018

President says 'cowards' won't enter a school 'if 20% of the teachers have guns'
President Donald Trump spent Thursday grappling with how to prevent more school massacres and address the gun debate gripping the country, offering solutions such as giving bonuses to teachers who undergo gun training.

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