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TripAdvisor's picks: Best beaches in the world and the U.S.

TripAdvisor's picks: Best beaches in the world and the U.S.

 (CNN) -- Winter will end. The sun will shine again. But if you can't stand another day of toe-numbing temperatures, start thinking about an escape to one of TripAdvisor's picks for the world's best beaches.
America's latest indulgence? Bacon-wrapped pizza

America's latest indulgence? Bacon-wrapped pizza

 The baconification of America just reached a new level. No longer is it enough to have bacon on your pizza. A new menu offering from Little Caesars will also wrap 3.5 feet of bacon around the pizza's crust.
America's latest indulgence? Bacon-wrapped pizza

America's latest indulgence? Bacon-wrapped pizza

 (CNN) -- The baconification of America just reached a new level. No longer is it enough to have bacon on your pizza. A new menu offering from Little Caesars will also wrap 3.5 feet of bacon around the pizza's crust.
Reddit is donating 10% of its revenue to charity

Reddit is donating 10% of its revenue to charity

 Reddit is donating 10% of its 2014 revenue to 10 charities chosen by its users.
Obama proclaims: 'We are not at war with Islam'

Obama proclaims: 'We are not at war with Islam'

 President Barack Obama, speaking at his summit on countering violent extremism Wednesday, sought to strike a balance between appealing for more acceptance of Muslim-Americans while emphasizing the need to remain vigilant against radicals
Snapchat eyes $19 billion valuation

Snapchat eyes $19 billion valuation

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Snapchat founder Evan Spiegel seems to know a thing or two about his firm's worth.
Reddit is donating 10% of its revenue to charity

Reddit is donating 10% of its revenue to charity

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Reddit is donating 10% of its 2014 revenue to 10 charities chosen by its users.
New Dr. Seuss book set for release in July

New Dr. Seuss book set for release in July

 (CNN) -- But we have to pick ONE pet And pick it out soon. You know mother told us To get back by noon!
'American Sniper' trial: Defense makes case for Eddie Ray Routh

'American Sniper' trial: Defense makes case for Eddie Ray Routh

 STEPHENVILLE, Texas (CNN) -- Incoherent. Talking nonsense. Erratic. Not the man they knew.
Oregon parents accused of starving 7-week-old baby to death

Oregon parents accused of starving 7-week-old baby to death

A man and woman are accused of starving their 7-week-old baby to death in Douglas County. Emergency crews responded to the 800 block of Willis Avenue in Glendale on Jan. 22 on reports of an infant in distress.
Obama to strike inclusive tone in countering extremism speech

Obama to strike inclusive tone in countering extremism speech

President Barack Obama, speaking at his summit on countering violent extremism Wednesday, sought to strike a balance between appealing for more acceptance of Muslim-Americans while emphasizing the need to remain vigilant against radicals who co
Here's what really happened when Biden whispered to defense secretary's wife

Here's what really happened when Biden whispered to defense secretary's wife

Vice President Joe Biden has been the source of many social media moments. Internet users dubbed finger-guns his trademark salute, he's had more than one on camera Freudian slip, and his Senate swearing-ins are always must-see.

Video: Man claiming police brutality caught punching himself in face

A man who claimed detectives beat him up was caught telling a tall tale. Aleksander Tomaszewski said detectives in Lane County, Oregon, gave him two black eyes last month while being questioned.
BIG 12 NEWS: West Virginia commits recruiting violations

BIG 12 NEWS: West Virginia commits recruiting violations

Between June 2010 and February 2013, West Virginia University coaches in 14 sports sent impermissible texts and placed impermissible calls to prospects and parents, according to a decision issued by a NCAA Division I Committee on Infractions pa
Cindy Crawford lingerie image stirs debate over what 'real women' look like

Cindy Crawford lingerie image stirs debate over what 'real women' look like

CNN   (CNN) -- An image of 48-year-old Cindy Crawford in lingerie is stirring discussion about what "real" women look like -- but not for reasons you might expect.