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 Massachusetts town jarred by discovery of 3 dead infants in squalid home

Massachusetts town jarred by discovery of 3 dead infants in squalid home

A Massachusetts town along the banks of a river was jarred by a gruesome sight this week: three dead infants in a home so squalid, police officers had to search it in hazmat suits.
The final steak fry: Honoring Harkin with a large helping of politics

The final steak fry: Honoring Harkin with a large helping of politics

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- When Tom Harkin supporters Joan and Gray Kiernan decided to throw the congressional candidate a fundraiser in 1972, they charged $2 for the ticket, picked up the costs for the steak, salad and baked potatoes and gave the fun
Union chief: Prison guards issued warning day before T.J. Lane escape

Union chief: Prison guards issued warning day before T.J. Lane escape

(CNN) -- One day before convicted school shooter T.J.
Search for missing pilot continues after 2 Navy jets collide in Pacific

Search for missing pilot continues after 2 Navy jets collide in Pacific

(CNN) -- The search continues for a missing Navy pilot in the western Pacific Ocean after two U.S. fighter jets collided on Thursday while operating at sea, a Navy official told CNN on Friday.
 Woman's beloved dog disappears: Did ex-boyfriend make him for dinner?

Woman's beloved dog disappears: Did ex-boyfriend make him for dinner?

Police call the relationship "toxic." If the details of the police report are accurate, folks won't need much convincing.
Pennsylvania state trooper dies in ambush shooting, another wounded

Pennsylvania state trooper dies in ambush shooting, another wounded

Two Pennsylvania State Police troopers shot late Friday, one fatally, were ambushed just outside the police barracks in Blooming Grove, Commissioner Frank Noonan told reporters.
US NFL Vikings Adrian Peterson

US NFL Vikings Adrian Peterson

(CNN) -- A grand jury has indicted star NFL running back Adrian Peterson on a felony charge of injury to a child, spurring the Montgomery County, Texas, Sheriff's Office to issue a warrant for his arrest.
Ohio prison escape

Ohio prison escape

(CNN) -- One day before convicted school shooter T.J.
US Navy jet Pacific crash

US Navy jet Pacific crash

(CNN) -- The search continues for a missing Navy pilot in the western Pacific Ocean after two U.S. fighter jets collided on Thursday while operating at sea, a Navy official told CNN on Friday.
Apple's Tim Cook on TV, Steve Jobs, and iPhone 6

Apple's Tim Cook on TV, Steve Jobs, and iPhone 6

 In an in-depth interview with Charlie Rose, taped on Friday, the Apple CEO said the current television experience is "stuck back in the 70's," but he didn't say when Apple might try to take TV into the future.
Apparently This Matters: Coffee naps

Apparently This Matters: Coffee naps

(CNN) -- I'm a napper. If all goes according to plan, I close my eyes every Saturday and Sunday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. And if things really *don't* go according to plan, I end up directing traffic on I-85 without pants.
Ebola in the air? A nightmare that could happen

Ebola in the air? A nightmare that could happen

Today, the Ebola virus spreads only through direct contact with bodily fluids, such as blood and vomit.
What Chris Brown would say to Ray Rice

What Chris Brown would say to Ray Rice

(CNN) -- Chris Brown has some words of advice for suspended NFL player Ray Rice.
The final steak fry: Honoring Harkin with a large helping of politics

The final steak fry: Honoring Harkin with a large helping of politics

 When Tom Harkin supporters Joan and Gray Kiernan decided to throw the congressional candidate a fundraiser in 1972, they charged $2 for the ticket, picked up the costs for the steak, salad and baked potatoes and gave the funds raised to H

School surveillance video captures impact of children struck by car

A mother is relieved her two daughters were able to walk away with just bumps and bruises after they were mowed down by a car.