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9/11 Commission a decade later: 'Terrorism not going away'

9/11 Commission a decade later: 'Terrorism not going away'

America's longest war. Much more National Security Agency surveillance. An alphabet soup of new government departments and agencies. Long security lines at airports.

Viral Video: Father makes plea from daughter's gravesite

An Arkansas father's message given from his daughter's grave site has gone viral. In the video. Rick Ellis tell how his daughter was killed four years to the day by a drunken driver, her mother.
Acknowledging global unrest, Obama forges ahead with fundraising swing

Acknowledging global unrest, Obama forges ahead with fundraising swing

As President Barack Obama helped Democrats bank millions in campaign cash on Tuesday, he acknowledged his administration is confronting "some big overseas challenges" in the Middle East, Ukraine and elsewhere.
GM recalls 718,000 more vehicles

GM recalls 718,000 more vehicles

In a year clogged with a record number of recalls, General Motors had gone three weeks without any new ones.
Burning cross found in front yard of Tennessee church

Burning cross found in front yard of Tennessee church

Someone burned a cross in the front yard of the New Hope Missionary Baptist Church in Clarksville, but the congregation isn't dwelling on what happened.

Couple gives dog battling cancer 'bucket list'

A park lined with tall grasses winds around a small creek in Colorado. It's a warm summer afternoon. This, is Marsha's favorite place. Though she may not realize why, each day she's here, is a gift.
Research: Spanking, other corporal punishment traumatizes kids' brains

Research: Spanking, other corporal punishment traumatizes kids' brains

How to discipline the next generation is a hotly debated topic. In 2012, a national survey showed more than half of women and three-quarters of men in the United States believe a child sometimes needs a "good hard spanking."
Incontinence: 5 myths about the sudden urge to 'go'

Incontinence: 5 myths about the sudden urge to 'go'

(CNN) -- Even though urinary incontinence affects about 25 million Americans and there are many treatment options to improve symptoms, talking about the often unexpected and always urgent need "to go" is still taboo, even with your do
Airline will resume Israel flights if FAA approves

Airline will resume Israel flights if FAA approves

(CNN) -- [Breaking News Update 10:55 a.m. ET] U.S. Airways will resume flights to Israel's Ben Gurion International Airport on Thursday if the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration approves, the airline told CNN Wednesday.
47 dead, 11 injured in Taiwan plane crash

47 dead, 11 injured in Taiwan plane crash

Forty-seven people were killed and 11 were injured in Wednesday's plane crash on one of Taiwan's Penghu Islands, Taiwan's Central News Agency reported. CNA cited Taiwanese Transportation Minister Yeh Kuang-shih.
Nothing can ground Delta. Earnings fly

Nothing can ground Delta. Earnings fly

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- It seems like nothing can stop the aviation industry from its jet fueled joy ride.
Ex-Penn State assistant coaches sue for $1 million

Ex-Penn State assistant coaches sue for $1 million

(CNN) -- A pair of former Penn State assistant football coaches, including the son of the late head football coach Joe Paterno, have filed a federal lawsuit seeking $1 million in damages from the university.
Another lawsuit: Donald Sterling sues wife, NBA and commissioner

Another lawsuit: Donald Sterling sues wife, NBA and commissioner

(CNN) -- Donald Sterling has filed a new civil lawsuit in Los Angeles Superior Court, seeking damages from his wife, the NBA and NBA commissioner Adam Silver in their attempt to sell the the L.A.
Casey Kasem's remains flown to Canada, funeral director says

Casey Kasem's remains flown to Canada, funeral director says

LOS ANGELES (CNN) -- Casey Kasem's body was flown to Canada a month after he died, a funeral home director told CNN Tuesday.
What to do in Marrakech: 10 amazing attractions

What to do in Marrakech: 10 amazing attractions

(CNN) -- While many visits to Marrakech revolve around the imposing Koutoubia mosque or Jemaa el Fna, the bustling central square filled with snake charmers and storytellers, there's plenty to do beyond these landmarks.