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CNN Hero Brisa de Angulo

Since 2004, Brisa de Angulo's nonprofit has been working to change the culture of sexual violence in Bolivia while helping hundreds of its young victims heal.

FAA orders fan blade inspections after jet engine…

A Texas firefighter on the Southwest Airlines flight that made an emergency landing in Philadelphia says his wife gave him the OK to leave his family to help a victim

Suspect in Vegas casino picnic shooting arrested…

Authorities say a casino dealer identified as the suspect in a deadly company picnic shooting on Sunday has been arrested in a small town in the Texas Panhandle

'Yup, shot him': Prosecutors say ex-lawman hid double life

'Yup, shot him in the head'; Prosecutors say an ex-lawman in western New York killed to hide a secret double life as a sexual predator of young men

After Syria missile strikes, US stuck in holding pattern

The drama of U.S. and allied missiles strikes on Syria has obscured the fact that the U.S.-led campaign to eliminate the Islamic State from Syria has stalled

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Wisconsin appeals court reinstates spa shooting lawsuit

Wisconsin appeals court reinstates lawsuit against website that facilitated purchase of gun used in fatal shootings 5 years ago

The robots that can pick and plant

Farmers are turning to robots to plant seedlings and pick produce because of human worker shortages.

Miguel Diaz-Canel Replaces Raul Castro as Cuba's…

A 57-year-old bureaucrat replaced Raul Castro as the president of Cuba, launching a new political era as a government led by a single family for six decades tries to ensure the long-term survival of one of the world’s last communist states.

Healthy 'Super Food' To-Go Options May Not be as…

Nutrition company Equalution has counted the calories in some of the most popular "Super Food" options and the results may surprise you. Tony Spitz has the details.

Court: Sotomayor shoulder injury worse than first thought

The Supreme Court says Justice Sonia Sotomayor's left shoulder break is worse than was first thought, though the 63-year-old justice expects to be on the bench when the court hears its last six arguments of the term next week

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CORRECTS: Southwest opposed recommendation to inspect fan blades like one that snapped in engine failure within year

CORRECTS: Southwest opposed recommendation to inspect fan blades like one that snapped in engine failure within year

Volatility knocks Blackstone profit less than…

Blackstone Group's quarterly profit dropped 19 percent amid the stock market slump. But as Fred Katayama reports, the alternative assets manager still beat analysts' expectations.

Musk's LA transport tunnel proposal takes step forward

A Los Angeles City Council committee has approved an environmental review exemption for a tunnel Elon Musk wants to dig to test a novel underground transportation system

Men arrested at Starbucks say they feared for…

Two black men arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks where they were waiting for a business meeting say they wonder how an everyday encounter could escalate into a police confrontation that left them fearing for their lives

Miguel Díaz-Canel Is Officially Cuba's New Leader

Cuba's National Assembly has officially confirmed Miguel Díaz-Canel as the country's next leader.

Is sushi healthy?

If you're watching what you eat, you don't have to give up sushi. As Lisa Drayer explains, it all comes down to how your roll is prepared.

Maryland bill seeks transparency in online…

A measure approved by Maryland lawmakers would create more transparency for online political ads on social media platforms like Facebook to help stop foreign influence in the state's elections

The Everest: The richest horse race on turf

Horse racing is a huge thing in Australia, which is why the country produced the richest race on turf -- The Everest -- worth over $10m.

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No bail for alleged East Coast leader of violent…

The alleged East Coast crime boss of the notorious street gang MS-13 was ordered held without bail on Thursday at his first court appearance on Long Island

Better weather should aid Oklahoma wildfire fight

Firefighters are hoping that better weather will help them battle wildfires in Oklahoma, though conditions are critical in Arizona and New Mexico