At least one person killed in mass shooting in Aurora, Illinois
At least one person killed in mass shooting in Aurora, Illinois

By Steve Almasy and Hollie Silverman, CNN The suspected shooter at a manufacturing business in Aurora, Illinois, has been apprehended and police officers and civilians are among those injured, officials said Friday.

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Witnesses describe confusion, chaos at Aurora shooting
Witnesses describe confusion, chaos at Aurora shooting

By Amir Vera and Ray Sanchez, CNN John Probst says he recognized the gunman.

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Family files lawsuit in death of fraternity pledge at Ohio University
Family files lawsuit in death of fraternity pledge at Ohio University

By Dakin Andone and Carma Hassan, CNN The parents of a dead fraternity pledge have filed a lawsuit against the fraternity, alleging their son died last fall as a result of extensive hazing.

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Couple finds message in a bottle that NOAA scientists sent in the early '60s
Couple finds message in a bottle that NOAA scientists sent in the early '60s

By Ryan Prior, CNN During their regular walks on the Gulf Coast, Jim and Candy Duke often find treasures, including bottles of various colors and sizes which they post on their backyard fence.

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Judge says Trump tweets don't rule out death penalty in New York terror suspect's trial
Judge says Trump tweets don't rule out death penalty in New York terror suspect's trial

Lauren del Valle, CNN A federal judge ruled Friday that prosecutors can seek the death penalty against a New York City terror suspect, despite a defense motion that cited tweets by President Trump advocating capital...

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Tim Cook Fast Facts
Tim Cook Fast Facts

CNN Library Here's a look at the life of Apple Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook.

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Atmospheric rivers are pulling California out of drought and piling on the snow
Atmospheric rivers are pulling California out of drought and piling on the snow

By Paul P. Murphy, CNN When 2019 started, California's snowpack was at 67%. Now it's at over 136% and rising.

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As deputy stood in the rain to salute a slain officer's funeral procession, a good Samaritan made sure she kept dry
As deputy stood in the rain to salute a slain officer's funeral procession, a good Samaritan made sure she kept dry

By Amanda Jackson, CNN As fallen Birmingham, Alabama, police Sgt. Wytasha Carter's procession passed through the city, a special moment was captured by onlookers as a man shielded an officer from rain.

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Tom Brokaw Fast Facts
Tom Brokaw Fast Facts

CNN Library Here's a look at the life of Emmy award-winning news anchor Tom Brokaw.

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Manson Family Murders Fast Facts
Manson Family Murders Fast Facts

CNN Library Here is a look at Charles Manson and the 1969 "Manson Family" murders.

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He fought in the D-Day invasion. With no family left when he passed away, hundreds gathered to honor him.
He fought in the D-Day invasion. With no family left when he passed away, hundreds gathered to honor him.

By Christina Maxouris, CNN When 97-year-old veteran James McCue passed away, he had no surviving members in his family. But he had hundreds of guests honor him in his funeral Thursday.

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Runner who suffocated mountain lion with his foot describes the attack
Runner who suffocated mountain lion with his foot describes the attack

By Dakin Andone, CNN When Travis Kauffman went for a run near Fort Collins, Colorado, little did he know his workout would include suffocating a mountain lion.

February 14th, 5:58 PM EST
In first interview since ICE detention, rapper 21 Savage calls immigration policy enforcement 'broken'
In first interview since ICE detention, rapper 21 Savage calls immigration policy enforcement 'broken'

By Christina Maxouris, CNN Rapper 21 Savage says his nearly 10-day detention by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency accentuates what he says are the agency's flaws.

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Did corruption, sexism and racism play a part in '17 dam crisis? A judge will hear arguments today.
Did corruption, sexism and racism play a part in '17 dam crisis? A judge will hear arguments today.

By Madeline Holcombe, CNN Two years after 200,000 people evacuated as the nation's tallest dam threatened to spill over, a judge will hear arguments Friday about whether accusations of corruption, sexism and racism at...

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5 Things to know for February 15: Border bill, Amazon, India & Pakistan, kids & war
5 Things to know for February 15: Border bill, Amazon, India & Pakistan, kids & war

By Doug Criss, CNN Here's what you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door.

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These orange alligators are raising eyebrows in South Carolina
These orange alligators are raising eyebrows in South Carolina

By Andrea Diaz, CNN Two alligators with leathery orange skin are raising eyebrows in a community in South Carolina.

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Strong storm drenches California, unleashing mudslides and flooding
Strong storm drenches California, unleashing mudslides and flooding

By Faith Karimi and Steve Almasy, CNN A strong storm system drenched some areas in California with snow and heavy rains as forecasters warned of mudslides and debris flows in areas ravaged by wildfires.

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'It just happened too fast,' says woman who was in her home as a mudslide took it down a hill
'It just happened too fast,' says woman who was in her home as a mudslide took it down a hill

By Darran Simon and Paul Vercammen, CNN Susan Gordon was asleep on the second floor early Thursday when the mudslide lifted her home off its foundation, breaking it apart and pushing it down a hillside -- with her inside.

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Parkland survivors mark the 1-year anniversary of the shooting with 'a day of service and love'
Parkland survivors mark the 1-year anniversary of the shooting with 'a day of service and love'

By Eliott C. McLaughlin, CNN Phoebe O'Mara doesn't want to be angry or depressed on Valentine's Day, which marks a year since she lost seven friends in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School massacre.

February 14th, 5:28 AM EST
What is El Niño?
What is El Niño?

By Brandon Miller and Nick Thompson, CNN The weather phenomenon called El Niño largely became a part of the public vernacular more than 20 years ago. In 1997, it caused devastating flooding in the Western United States and...

February 14th, 3:13 PM EST
4 Men charged in beating of gay couple leaving a bar in Austin
4 Men charged in beating of gay couple leaving a bar in Austin

By Madeline Holcombe, CNN Four men were arrested this week in connection with an attack on a gay couple in Austin, Texas, in January.

February 14th, 3:58 AM EST
'Pineapple express' drenches California with rain, snow and flooding
'Pineapple express' drenches California with rain, snow and flooding

By Madeline Holcombe and Eric Levenson, CNN California is at the center of what's known as a "pineapple express" that's bringing heavy rain, snow, wind and flooding to the West Coast over the next few days.

February 14th, 6:28 AM EST
This is what Denver teachers got after 3 days on strike
This is what Denver teachers got after 3 days on strike

By Dakin Andone, Holly Yan and Sara Weisfeldt, CNN Denver educators have been promised pay raises as part of a tentative deal they reached with their school district after three days on strike.

February 14th, 8:43 AM EST
Rising rapper YNW Melly grieved publicly for two friends. Police say he killed them
Rising rapper YNW Melly grieved publicly for two friends. Police say he killed them

By Eric Levenson, CNN When two of his close friends died in October, YNW Melly, a rising Florida rapper, mourned the loss of his "brothers" in an Instagram post full of breaking heart emojis.

February 14th, 5:58 PM EST
Florida governor calls for grand jury probe of school safety ahead of Parkland shooting anniversary
Florida governor calls for grand jury probe of school safety ahead of Parkland shooting anniversary

By Marlena Baldacci, CNN Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has asked the state's Supreme Court to convene a grand jury to investigate safety measures in schools across the state.

February 13th, 10:57 PM EST
A Border Patrol agent heard them speaking Spanish at a mini-mart and asked them for ID. Now they're suing
A Border Patrol agent heard them speaking Spanish at a mini-mart and asked them for ID. Now they're suing

By Steve Almasy, CNN Two US citizens who were asked last year by a US Border Patrol agent for their identification after he heard them speaking Spanish in a Montana convenience store are suing the federal agency and the...

February 14th, 5:28 PM EST
2020 Presidential Candidates Fast Facts
2020 Presidential Candidates Fast Facts

CNN Library Here's a look at the 2020 presidential candidates and key dates in their campaigns as well as election results.

January 16th, 8:46 PM EST
Cory Booker Fast Facts
Cory Booker Fast Facts

CNN Library Here is a look at the life of Cory Booker, former Newark mayor, US senator from New Jersey and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate.

February 14th, 5:13 PM EST
'This is society's way of saying we are sorry,' New York Governor tells survivors of sex abuse before signing Child Victims Act into law
'This is society's way of saying we are sorry,' New York Governor tells survivors of sex abuse before signing Child Victims Act into law

By Elizabeth Joseph, CNN With survivors of sexual abuse in attendance, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, flanked by lawmakers and victims' advocates, signed into law the Child Victims Act, ending a 13-year fight and decades...

February 14th, 4:58 PM EST
Parkland students, parents and teachers are still grieving. These are their stories
Parkland students, parents and teachers are still grieving. These are their stories

By Emanuella Grinberg, CNN As the one-year anniversary of the worst day of her life approached, Hayden Korr grew anxious.

February 14th, 5:28 AM EST