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VIDEO: Student arrested after body-slamming teacher for taking cell phone away

A YouTube video showing a student body-slamming a teacher has gone viral.
Jeb's invisible man strategy

Jeb's invisible man strategy

 DES MOINES, Iowa (CNN) -- In the so-called Invisible Primary of 2016, Jeb Bush is the invisible man --- and he prefers it that way.
City by city in the blizzard of 2015

City by city in the blizzard of 2015

 (CNN) -- The first major snowstorm of 2015 is expected to hit the Northeastern United States on Monday afternoon. Here's what's expected in three major cities. New York
'Birdman' takes big prize, diversity big moment at SAG Awards

'Birdman' takes big prize, diversity big moment at SAG Awards

 (CNN) -- "Birdman" won the big prize -- outstanding motion picture cast -- at the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, but it was talk about heritage and diversity that captured the evening.
Disney launches 'Frozen' cruise

Disney launches 'Frozen' cruise

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Disney is launching a special cruise for those fans who just couldn't get enough of "Frozen."
'American Sniper' hauls in $200 million at box office

'American Sniper' hauls in $200 million at box office

"American Sniper" is on track to make $200 million in its first ten days of nationwide release, a feat matched by only a few R-rated films in Hollywood history.
Japan's ISIS hostage crisis: Where things stand

Japan's ISIS hostage crisis: Where things stand

The Japanese government is grappling with an unpredictable hostage crisis whose terms are being dictated by the Islamic extremist group ISIS.
After 2 failures, weather halts latest bid to lift AirAsia Flight QZ8501 fuselage

After 2 failures, weather halts latest bid to lift AirAsia Flight QZ8501 fuselage

Bad weather thwarted divers' plans Monday for yet another attempt at raising the fragile fuselage of AirAsia Flight QZ8501 from the bottom of the Java Sea, after two unsuccessful attempts over the weekend, officials said.
Nigerian soldiers save one city from Boko Haram but a nearby one is seized

Nigerian soldiers save one city from Boko Haram but a nearby one is seized

Nigerian forces fought off Boko Haram militants in the northeastern city of Maiduguri, military officials said Monday, but the extremists seized another town in the same state.
Stunning blue hue as algae lights up Hong Kong harbor

Stunning blue hue as algae lights up Hong Kong harbor

The stunning photo shows a shimmering blue shoreline with the bright lights of Hong Kong in the distance.
GOP hopefuls weigh in on gay marriage

GOP hopefuls weigh in on gay marriage

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee says a Supreme Court decision in favor of same-sex marriage won't be enough to make it the law of the land overnight.
16 dead in protests marking Egypt revolution

16 dead in protests marking Egypt revolution

Sixteen people have been killed in protests marking the fourth anniversary of Egypt's revolution, officials say.
'Historic and destructive' storm could hit Massachusetts

'Historic and destructive' storm could hit Massachusetts

A potentially "historic and destructive" winter storm and blizzard will likely hit areas of Massachusetts beginning Monday night, dumping heavy snow and bringing strong winds, state emergency officials said Sunday.
Bob Dylan has a 'gift' for AARP members: Free copy of his new album

Bob Dylan has a 'gift' for AARP members: Free copy of his new album

Attention, Bono: Here's an old-school way to give away a free album.
NFL says it's looking into why footballs were deflated at Patriots game

NFL says it's looking into why footballs were deflated at Patriots game

 (CNN) -- The NFL said Friday "the evidence thus far supports the conclusion" the New England Patriots used under-inflated footballs in the AFC championship game last Sunday.