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Cisco is laying off up to 8% of its employees

Cisco is laying off up to 8% of its employees

The ax is falling at Cisco.

Rand Paul hits the Hamptons

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Sen. Mary Landrieu to reimburse Senate for charter flight

Sen. Mary Landrieu to reimburse Senate for charter flight

Sen. Mary Landrieu will reimburse the Senate more than $5,700 for a charter flight she paid for with taxpayer money after CNN questioned the expense.
Missouri governor: Highway patrol will direct security in Ferguson

Missouri governor: Highway patrol will direct security in Ferguson

State troopers are taking over security in Ferguson, Missouri, after days of clashes between local police and protesters.
MLB selects new commissioner

MLB selects new commissioner

After 22 years with Bud Selig in charge, Major League Baseball didn't look far for his replacement -- tapping Selig's right-hand man and fellow longtime league executive Rob Manfred as its next commissioner.
Arizona teacher suspected of being drunk in class

Arizona teacher suspected of being drunk in class

A 57-year-old teacher at a San Tan Valley high school was arrested on suspicion of being drunk while teaching a class Wednesday afternoon, a Pinal County Sheriff's Office spokesman said.
Reuniting soldiers with dogs they left behind

Reuniting soldiers with dogs they left behind

Staff Sgt. Edwin Caba served in Afghanistan for nearly three years. Like his fellow soldiers, he longed for a sense of normalcy during his tours.
Clinton dances between loyalty and self-interest

Clinton dances between loyalty and self-interest

Hillary Clinton finds herself in an impossible position.
Amber Alert issued for Amish girls in upstate NY

Amber Alert issued for Amish girls in upstate NY

(CNN) -- Authorities searched on Thursday for two Amish girls apparently abducted from a roadside farm stand in upstate New York. But they lacked an essential lead: their photographs.
US-Department-of-Veterans-Affairs-Fast-Facts

US-Department-of-Veterans-Affairs-Fast-Facts

CNN) -- Here is a look at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Facts: There are approximately 21.4 million veterans in the United States.
Wife: Robin Williams suffered from Parkinson's Disease

Wife: Robin Williams suffered from Parkinson's Disease

Robin Williams was sober, but was struggling with depression, anxiety and the early stages of Parkinson's disease when he died, his widow said Thursday.

Facebook baby photos spark outrage

Ohio are investigating after photos of a 2-month-old Columbus girl with duct-tape across her pacifier sparked outrage on social media.

MMA fighter beats up girlfriend, on the run from police

Police continue their manhunt for a mixed martial artist competitor they say beat his girlfriend so severely that it put her in the hospital.

Caught on camera: flash flood rescue

A 16-year-old girl out for a walk and a man sleeping under a bridge where swept away by flash flood waters in Albuquerque, New Mexico Wednesday afternoon.

Woman kicked off plane for looking sick

On August 5 72-year-old Suzanne Hays was traveling from Akron, Ohio to Orlando, Florida. Hays had a flight change in Detroit, and that change has become an experience she would like to forget.