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Trump's false claims about the polar ice caps

CNN Top Stories - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 5:47pm
President Donald Trump, in an interview with British broadcaster Piers Morgan, falsely claimed that the polar ice caps which have been melting at historic rates were in fact "setting records" for how much they aren't melting.
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Analysis: The GOP's governing wing is nearing extinction

CNN Top Stories - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 5:11pm
Another one bites the dust.
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The governing wing of the GOP is abandoning Washington in droves

CNN Politics - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 5:11pm
Another one bites the dust.
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Scientist fact-checks Trump's climate claims

CNN Top Stories - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 5:11pm
Climate scientist Dr. Brenda Ekwurzel helps CNN's Jake Tapper fact-check President Donald Trump's climate change claims made during an interview with British broadcaster ITV.
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Andrew Cuomo: What Trump must prove

CNN Top Stories - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 4:36pm
In his first State of the Union address on Tuesday night, President Trump will have an opportunity to outline his vision, and his apparent goal will be to advocate "bipartisanship." But it is the President who will need to demonstrate that he will retreat from his divisive path and begin to move America forward by putting bipartisan government ahead of political extremism.
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Analysis: McCabe's resignation says a lot

CNN Top Stories - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 4:22pm
The surprise resignation of deputy FBI director Andrew McCabe on Monday is simply the latest evidence that President Donald Trump not only expects total loyalty from his Justice Department but suspects anyone who doesn't show that fealty may be part of some sort of anti-Trump "deep state" conspiracy.
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The Point: What the surprise resignation of the deputy FBI director tells us about Trump

CNN Politics - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 4:22pm
The surprise resignation of deputy FBI director Andrew McCabe on Monday is simply the latest evidence that President Donald Trump not only expects total loyalty from his Justice Department but suspects anyone who doesn't show that fealty may be part of some sort of anti-Trump "deep state" conspiracy.
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Body found in ditch in southern Sedgwick County

KSN - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 3:39pm

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – The Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Department is investigating after a body of a man was found in a ditch.

The body was discovered Monday afternoon around 2:15 near 81st Street South and Hydraulic.

Lt. Tim Myers, with the Sedgwick Co. Sheriff’s Office, said the death is suspicious. Lt. Myers said the victim has been identified. However, his name is not being released at this time.

“It is still really early in the investigation, we would ask the public to contact Sedgwick County Investigations, at 660-5300 or Wichita Crime Stoppers at 267-2111,” said Myers.

The Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office anticipates releasing more information in regards to the investigation later today.

We are working an active crime scene at 81st Street South and Hydraulic in Sedgwick County. Please avoid the area!

— SG County Sheriff (@SGCountySheriff) January 29, 2018

Lt. Myers says this happened in the 8100 block of South Hydraulic. Sheriff’s Office has road blocked at the corner of 79th and Hydraulic pic.twitter.com/Tck0TZrXhu

— Chris Arnold (@ChrisArnoldKSN) January 29, 2018

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Child bride: 'I was forced to marry my rapist'

CNN Top Stories - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 3:22pm
Sherry Johnson was 11 when she married a 20-year-old man. Marriage laws in Florida allowed the union.
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The clue to why people are racist

CNN Top Stories - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 12:53pm
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Opinion: Why are people prejudiced?

CNN Top Stories - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 12:53pm
People are prejudiced -- sometimes unashamedly so. We tend to have a host of reasons ready to justify our biases -- the mentally ill are dangerous, immigrants steal jobs, the LGBTQ community corrupts family values, Muslims are terrorists and rural whites are uneducated.
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The spiritual message hidden in 'Star Wars'

CNN Top Stories - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 11:58am
"Star Wars" has always kept its fingers close to America's spiritual pulse.
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Trump: 'I wouldn't say I'm a feminist'

CNN Top Stories - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 11:55am
President Donald Trump says he is not a feminist because he's not solely supportive of women, but rather of all people.
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3,000 Puerto Ricans living in mainland US hotels

CNN Top Stories - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 10:13am
They cook makeshift meals in hotel room microwaves, do homework in the hotel lobby and are still learning to navigate the subway.
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What we can learn now from the 1918 flu pandemic

CNN Top Stories - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 9:17am
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the great influenza pandemic of 1918. Between 50 and 100 million people are thought to have died, representing as much as 5 percent of the world's population. Half a billion people were infected.
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