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  1. Former high school rebel, now head of U.S. education systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 |

    U.S. Education Secretary John King believes in the power of second chances. If he hadn't been given one, he says he wouldn't be where he is today.


  2. A timeline of Anthony Weiner's sagaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 |

    From the first explicit photos to his denial, resignation from Congress, bid for New York mayor and the latest scandal, here's a look at former Rep. Anthony Weiner's last few years in the spotlight: -- July 29, 2010: Weiner, a Democratic congressman from New York, gains national attention for an impassioned speech on the House floor about health care for 9/11 emergency responders. Videos of the speech go viral and catapult Weiner into the public spotlight. 1 comment

  3. Suspect charged in killings of NY imam, assistantRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 |

    A Brooklyn man has been charged with one count of first-degree murder and two counts of second-degree murder in connection with the shooting deaths of a New York imam and his assistant, prosecutors said Tuesday. The suspect, Oscar Morel, 35, was originally arrested Sunday night on charges related to a hit-and-run accident, New York police Chief of Detectives Bob Boyce said Monday night at a news conference.


  4. How Donald Trump brought Khizr Khan to the DNC stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 |

    The first votes of the primary season were more than a month away but when Hillary Clinton was at the University of Minnesota in mid-December, she was already preparing to cast herself as the complete opposite of Donald Trump. "To all our Muslim American brothers and sisters: This is your country, too," Clinton said.


  5. Joey Chestnut back as top dog in July Fourth eating contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 |

    The contestants are on stage for the 100th annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest in the Coney Island neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York. Joey "Jaws" Chestnut chomped through the Coney Island contest record to reclaim his title as "Hot Dog Eating Champion of the World' on Monday.


  6. CNN's Reality Check Team vets Trump's claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 |

    Trump criticized politicians and business leaders, arguing that they created policies that allowed and encouraged the offshoring of American jobs to America's competitors. "We got here because we switched from a policy of Americanism -- focusing on what's good for America's middle class -- to a policy of globalism, focusing on how to make money for large corporations who can move wealth and workers to foreign countries, all to the detriment of the American worker and the American economy itself," Trump said.


  7. Arrest made in shooting death of Cuomo aideRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 |

    After months of searching for suspects, New York police have made an arrest in the shooting death of Carey Gabay, an aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo who was shot to death before a parade last year. Micah Alleyne, 24, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder, criminal possession of a weapon and reckless endangerment relating to the September 2015 shooting, police said Friday.


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