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New CNN Politics app

Juana Summers breaks down the 2016 election and the new CNN Politics app on The Lead.

The Latest: Businessman withdraws reward in Ohio shootings

A Cincinnati-area businessman has tweeted that he is withdrawing a $25,000 reward he had offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the slayings of eight family members in rural southern Ohio

California brothers arrested in parents' shooting deaths

Two brothers have been arrested in the shooting deaths of their parents in San Jose, California, earlier this week

Church member charged with fatal shooting at Sunday service

A member of a suburban Philadelphia church has been charged in the shooting death of another churchgoer in an altercation during Sunday services

These Former Pros Think Jared Goff Is The Best QB In The NFL Draft

The LA Rams have the No. 1 pick in this year's NFL Draft and all signs point to Jared Goff being the first to shake the commissioner's hand on stage.

NYC's Newest Most Expensive Apartment Lists for $120 Million

John Gutfreund, the former CEO of Salomon Brothers, died last month of pneumonia and the 12,000 square foot apartment has since been on the market. 

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Another Syrian Hospital Has Been Hit With An Airstrike

The Al-Quds hospital in Syria's Aleppo was hit by overnight airstrikes. It was a Doctors Without Borders-supported medical facility.

Israel treads carefully with claim to Golan

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has sparked a new diplomatic brushfire by declaring that the Golan Heights, seized from Syria in the 1967 war, is and should remain sovereign Israeli territory

Baltimore police shoot young teen, boy expected to live

Baltimore police are investigating an officer's shooting of a 13-year-old boy carrying a fake gun

Italian Chihuahuas Being Kidnapped for Ransom

The amount of Chihuahuas being kidnapped in Italy is insane. Officials are warning people to keep an eye on their pups. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Feds, NYC-area Port Authority talking potential resolution

The Securities and Exchange Commission has been discussing a possible resolution of its probe into the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

Why Marvel's 'Doctor Strange' Replaced An Asian Man With A White Woman

A writer for the 'Doctor Strange' film explains why Marvel cast actress Tilda Swinton to play a character who's an elderly Asian male in the comics.

Texas man in Iowa to face lottery jackpot fraud charges

A Texas man accused of helping a lottery computer manager in Iowa collect jackpots from rigged lottery games has given up an extradition fight to face charges in Iowa

Trump, Clinton poised to widen leads with East Coast primaries

Front-runners Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are looking to extend their leads as five states in the Northeast hold their primary contests. Linda So reports.

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Texas' fetal tissue research questioned before court hearing

Texas legislators turned their attention to fetal tissue research, ahead of a Houston court appearance by two anti-abortion activists on charges related to their filming of undercover videos at a Planned Parenthood clinic

Goyle From 'Harry Potter' Goes From Cupcake Eater To Cage Fighter

Josh Herdman, best known for his role as Draco Malfoy's sidekick, made his debut as an MMA fighter this past weekend.

MSF: Airstrike on Aleppo hospital was deliberate

Pablo Marco of MSF tells Zain Asher he believes the deadly airstrike on an Aleppo hospital was intentional.

Carl Icahn sells Apple stake, citing China worries

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn has sold his stake in Apple, citing concerns about the giant tech company's prospects in China

RSPCA: Number of abandoned 'handbag dogs' growing

Melanie Fisher of the RSPCA says the "handbag dog" fashion trend is resulting in a large increase in abandoned small dogs.

Ohio massacre: 1 family, 8 dead, hundreds of tips, 0 answers

The slayings of eight members of one family have stunned their rural community in Ohio as investigators scramble to determine who targeted the clan and why

California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire

California officials say they will seek more than $90 million in firefighting costs from Pacific Gas & Electric Co. after finding that a deadly 2015 wildfire was sparked by a tree that came into contact with a power line

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Gangster's girlfriend faces more prison time for contempt

Prosecutors will ask a federal judge to sentence the longtime girlfriend of Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger (BUHL'-jur) to three more years in prison for refusing to testify about whether anyone else helped Bulger after he fled the city

Lawsuit Blames Snapchat After Teen Wrecks While Taking A Selfie

The teen was using a Snapchat filter that reportedly clocked her top speed at 113 miles per hour before she crashed into another car.

Residents Complaining City Smells Like Vinegar

The city of Bristol in England is hearing some complaints from the people who live there because they're saying it smells like vinegar. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.