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Blues legend B.B. King dies at 89

CNN Top Stories - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 1:39am
B.B. King, the legendary guitarist whose velvety voice and staccato-picking style brought blues from the margins to the mainstream, died Thursday night, his daughter said. FULL STORY
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B.B. King, the Beale Street Blues Boy

CNN Top Stories - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 1:22am
B.B. King was hospitalized in April for dehydration, according to his daughter. King's dehydration was caused by his Type II diabetes, she said.
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No escape: Life of N. Korean migrant worker

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 11:33pm
Rim Il arrived in Kuwait in the dead of night, full of high hopes.
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'Bomb' trains threaten towns

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 11:07pm
On the surface, this is a tidy, upscale community in suburban Chicago where the biggest headache is the commute to downtown.
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At 17, he conquered four of the world's tallest peaks

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 9:31pm
By the time Matt Moniz is legal to vote, he will have climbed 4 of the tallest peaks on the planet. Watch the mountaineer prepares for his next big climb.
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Free diving: 110 meters on a single breath

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 9:31pm
Jonathan Sunnex is part of a small group of elite free divers who plunge hundreds of feet underwater, all on a single breath of air.
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Discovering deep sea "aliens"

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 9:31pm
90% of the ocean is 600 feet or deeper. Meet Edd Brooks, a man on a mission to discover what creatures call the deep ocean home.
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Seeing humanity in farm animals

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 9:18pm
You can tell a lot about a person from their expressions. Perplexed eyebrows, pursed lips.
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Son's secret video will melt your heart

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 9:12pm
69 year old Eva needs a good man in her life, or at least her son thinks so. To help, he made a video showcasing all of her best qualities.
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U.S., Cuba schedule meetings to discuss reopening embassies

CNN Politics - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 8:43pm
U.S. and Cuban officials will meet next week with the goal of hammering out an agreement to reopen embassies each other's capitals as part of efforts to restore diplomatic ties, the State Department announced Thursday.
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Rare monkeys stolen from zoo

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 8:03pm
A zoo in France is appealing to the public for help to find 17 rare and endangered monkeys that were stolen over the weekend.
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'Black people' remark: Principal fired

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 7:52pm
A Georgia educator who was caught on camera calling out "all the black people" for leaving a graduation ceremony during the valedictorian's speech has been fired.
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