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U.S. defense chief: Mosul assault should be launched at right time to succeed

U.S. defense chief: Mosul assault should be launched at right time to succeed

New U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter said Saturday that success is more important than timing in any attempt to retake Iraq's second city, Mosul, from ISIS militants.
Half-ton haul: Teen hooks massive blue marlin off Hawaii coast

Half-ton haul: Teen hooks massive blue marlin off Hawaii coast

A New York City teenager made the biggest catch of his life when he reeled in a 1,058-pound blue marlin off the coast of Hawaii.
'Please come home to us,' family tells girl believed going to Syria

'Please come home to us,' family tells girl believed going to Syria

The family of a girl who UK police say may be headed to Syria with two friends have a message for her: We're not mad at you, and please come home.
Chief: Minneapolis police officer shot in patrol car clearly was 'intended target'

Chief: Minneapolis police officer shot in patrol car clearly was 'intended target'

A Minneapolis police officer sitting in his patrol car was shot Saturday morning, with that Minnesota city's police chief saying "there is little doubt that an officer was the intended target."
Kurt Cobain's credit card is up for sale

Kurt Cobain's credit card is up for sale

Even the grungiest rock stars have owned credit cards. Now, fans of Nirvana have the chance to have the gold-colored Visa that belonged to deceased front man Kurt Cobain.
Hollywood's leading women fight back

Hollywood's leading women fight back

At the 2014 Academy Awards, Best Actress winner Cate Blanchett railed at Hollywood's predilection for male-centric filmmaking, sparking a debate about women in film that sent ripples throughout the industry.
Former NASCAR champ Kurt Busch suspended

Former NASCAR champ Kurt Busch suspended

 (CNN) -- Kurt Busch, the 2004 NASCAR top series champion, has been suspended indefinitely from NASCAR events, the auto racing circuit said Friday.
The 13th Juror: Death penalty past looms over Boston jury selection

The 13th Juror: Death penalty past looms over Boston jury selection

 In Massachusetts, they've run the gamut from Quakers to witches, pirates, anarchists and gangsters. Each high-profile execution here seemed to mirror the deepest fears of its era.
At least 23 people died across U.S. this week due to winter weather

At least 23 people died across U.S. this week due to winter weather

 (CNN) -- At least 23 people have died this week in the United States due to winter weather, CNN has confirmed. A majority of the deaths --18 -- occurred in Tennessee.
The case against Aaron Hernandez: Where are the shoes?

The case against Aaron Hernandez: Where are the shoes?

 (CNN) -- A murder weapon isn't the only thing missing as prosecutors try to convince jurors that former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez orchestrated the execution of Odin Lloyd.
Giuliani stands by Obama comments

Giuliani stands by Obama comments

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani said his office has received death threats since his controversial comments accusing President Barack Obama of not loving America.
800,000 receive wrong Obamacare tax info

800,000 receive wrong Obamacare tax info

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Bowing to pressure, the Obama administration is extending Obamacare enrollment for those who learn they owe a penalty for being uninsured in 2014.
Europe gives Greece another four months

Europe gives Greece another four months

 LONDON (CNNMoney) -- Europe has agreed to extend its financial lifeline to Greece by four months from the end of February.
The Apple car: What we know

The Apple car: What we know

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Apple hasn't admitted publicly that it wants to get into the auto industry. But there's plenty of evidence out there.

Gun toting thwarts burglars

11-year old Reese typically doesn't have too much going on when she gets home from school. "Just sitting here watching TV," she says from the living room of her rural North Branch Township, Michigan home.