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Is Roger Federer the best ever according to statistics?

Many fans and former pros say that Roger Federer is the best tennis player of all time. But do the stats agree? CNN took a look at the numbers to find out.

Texas train collision triggers fireball; no word on injuries

Several box cars have derailed and are engulfed in flames following a train collision in the Texas Panhandle

Justice quest goes on after 'Freedom Summer' court cases end

With criminal charges ruled out in the 1964 killings of three civil rights workers in Mississippi's Neshoba County, the community and state are left with harder ways to pursue justice in the case

Ikea recalls 29 million dressers after 6 kids killed

Ikea is recalling 29 million chests and dressers after six children were killed when the furniture toppled over and fell on them

Third Death Leads Ikea To Recall 27 Million Chests And Dressers

The company has been accused of not doing enough to protect consumers.

Scientists Come Up with Shampoo Bottle That Empties Every Last Drop

Scientists have developed plastic bottles where your shampoo, conditioner, and soap won't stick. TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) has the details on this useful new invention.

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Scottish First Minister Says Scotland Might Be Able To Stop Brexit

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon thinks Scotland could stop the Brexit, or at least leave the U.K. to stay in the EU.

House Republicans' report fault Obama on Benghazi attacks

Republicans on the House Benghazi Committee are faulting the Obama administration in a report set for release Tuesday on the deadly 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya

Activists lose round in Revolutionary War battlefield feud

A federal judge has rejected a legal challenge from activists seeking to prevent the development of a privately owned portion of a Revolutionary War battlefield in New Jersey

College Creating Its Own Homemade Lava

The University at Buffalo is creating its own lava to study the interaction between the hot stuff and water. Produced by Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones).

Congressional dysfunction likely to stall Zika funding bill

President Barack Obama's $1.9 billion request to combat a potential public health crisis from the Zika virus is more than 4 months old

Gay Couples Seeking Marriage Have One Less Hurdle In Mississippi

A federal judge ruled that Mississippi clerks won't be allowed to recuse themselves from providing same-sex couples with marriage certificates.

Psych exam ordered for man accused of threatening military

A federal judge has ordered a man charged with soliciting people to kill members of the military to undergo a psychiatric evaluation to determine if he's competent to stand trial

Legendary basketball coach Pat Summitt dies

The winningest coach in U.S. Division 1 college basketball history, Pat Summitt, died on Tuesday after a battle with early onset 'Alzheimer's Type' dementia. Jillian Kitchener reports.

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EU pressures UK to trigger exit talks

The EU is piling pressure on the U.K. to trigger negotiations to leave the bloc and end the uncertainty that has rattled stock markets

A look at food makers burnishing their nutrition credentials

A look at food makers burnishing their nutrition credentials

House Committee Set To Release Benghazi Attacks Findings

The lengthy report comes after a two-year investigation into the attacks on an American diplomatic mission in Libya.

World No. 1 golfer Jason Day cancels Rio plans

World No. 1 golfer Jason Day has announced he won't participate in the Rio Olympics, citing concerns over the Zika virus.

Clinton to offer debt forgiveness to young entrepreneurs

Clinton set to propose allowing student loan payments to be deferred as part of technology agenda

GOP discusses findings of new Benghazi report

Rep. Ted Gowdy among other GOP House members hold a news conference on findings of a new report on the 2012 Benghazi attacks.

Airport security fix: better training _ for humans and dogs

Short-staffed and often criticized, the TSA aims to improve training for airport screeners

The Latest: Justice pauses campaign to help flood victims

Jim Justice, the Democratic nominee for governor of West Virginia, says he will pause his campaign for at least two weeks so he can concentrate on helping flood victims

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Supreme Court ruling imperils abortion laws in many states

By striking down tough abortion restrictions in Texas, the U.S. Supreme Court has emboldened abortion-rights activists nationwide and imperiled the viability of a range of anti-abortion laws in other states

Lady Gaga's Meeting With The Dalai Lama Got Her Banned In China

She is arguably the most popular Western musician in mainland China.

Facebook Post Saves 13 Animals From Terrible Owner

A woman saved the lives of 13 animals after posting photos of their mistreatment on Facebook.