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Ghouta: Hell on Earth

People running for cover. Kids begging for food. Parents kissing their children goodbye. This is the reality in Eastern Ghouta -- a rebel-held city under heavy bombardment -- as shown by videos taken by activists on the ground. CNN's Arwa Damon shows us a slice of life in the embattled city.

Police experts urge intensive training if…

Law enforcement experts say it takes specialized and constant training to know how to act in an active shooter situation

AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past…

PHOTO GALLERY: Hundreds of students rally at U.S. Capitol to protest gun violence; Hungary wins its first Winter Olympic gold medal - and first of any kind in short track; stylish Queen Elizabeth II makes first Fashion Week visit.

Graham's body to make journey from mountains to…

The Rev. Billy Graham's body will be brought to his hometown of Charlotte on Saturday as part of a procession expected to draw crowds of well-wishers

Officials say suicide bomber kills 2 in Afghan…

Authorities say a suicide bomber kills at least two and wounded seven in an attack claimed by the Islamic State in the diplomatic area of Afghanistan's capital

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US gymnasts tell AP sport rife with verbal…

Romanian gymnasts who trained under former U.S. Olympic coaches Bela and Martha Karolyi tell the AP that the duo starved and beat them in pursuit of an ideal athlete

KFC Hilariously Apologizes for its 'Chicken…

KFC is apologizing to customers in the UK and Ireland -- after running out of chicken and shutting down more than half of its 900 stores. Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

Latest Mueller indictment spells trouble for…

Recently filed federal charges against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman could also pose legal and regulatory risks for the banks that loaned him millions

Students: More gun control needed after school…

Florida officials have outlined their plans to make schools safer after a shooting last week that left 17 people dead. Some say it isn't enough.

Second Russian Olympic athlete fails drug test

Bobsledder Nadezhda Sergeeva has become the second Russian athlete to test positive for a banned substance at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. Jacob Greaves reports.

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Pakistan promises to expedite steps to curb terror financing

Pakistan's interior minister says the Islamic nation will expedite steps to curb terror financing and money laundering a day after the country avoided ending up on a terror watch list by a global task force

Alabama to execute man convicted of killing federal judge

Alabama has set an execution date for a man convicted of killing a federal judge with a package bomb

GOP Senator Doubts Age Limit To Buy Rifles Will…

Sen. John Cornyn says the measure likely won't get the 60 votes needed in the upper chamber.

Mikaela Shiffrin reflects on Winter Olympics

CNN's Coy Wire and Christina Macfarlane catch up with U.S. Ski sensation Gold and Silver medallist Mikaela Shiffrin.

Facebook Apologizes Over VR Shooting Game at CPAC

Facebook has apologized for featuring a virtual-reality game called Bullet Train —in which players shoot people at a train station—in its booth at the Conservative Political Action Conference, USA Today reports. Bullet Train was just one of a number of violent games featured at the Facebook booth. "In light...

Ivanka Trump practices diplomacy at Olympics

Ivanka Trump is leading the US delegation to the 2018 Winter Olympics closing ceremony, and the trip has thus far proved to be an exercise in diplomacy for the first daughter and senior adviser to the President.

Civil rights icon Ruby Bridges Hall: Ban assault…

Civil rights icon Ruby Bridges Hall says the United States' next civil rights movement should be to ban assault weapons. Bridges says she is distressed by the mass shootings in U.S. schools.

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US deportations targeting more people with no…

U.S. figures show that people getting deported increasingly have no criminal backgrounds

Attorneys seek information on aborted Alabama…

Attorneys seek information on aborted execution

Ivanka Trump at Olympics for politics, to back…

Ivanka Trump has told South Korea's president that she will use her visit to the Winter Olympics to advocate maximum pressure on North Korea to halt its nuclear program