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    Indiana man possibly linked to multiple deaths dating back two decades

    (CNN) — The investigation of a man suspected in the deaths of at least seven women in northwest Indiana could expand to other states and stretch back decades, authorities said. Up to this point, Darren Deon Vann has only been charged in the death of 19-year-old Afrika Hardy, whose body was found in a Motel 6 in Hammond over the weekend, Hammond Police Chief John Doughty said. But officials in the neighboring city of Gary say there’s much more to […]

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    Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison

    (CNN) — From a globally lauded athlete to convicted killer, Oscar Pistorius’ fall from grace culminated Tuesday with a five-year sentence in the shooting death of his girlfriend. The sentence was imposed for the charge of culpable homicide, which in South Africa means a person was killed unintentionally, but unlawfully. Under South African law, he will have to serve at least one-sixth of his sentence — 10 months — before he can ask to be considered for parole. Pistorius was […]

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    Fashion Designer Oscar de la Renta dies at 82

    (CNN) — Legendary fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, who spent half a century putting high society in haute couture, has died. He was 82. The cause of his death, announced Monday by close family friends and industry colleagues, was not immediately clear. He was diagnosed with cancer in 2006, but said last year he was “totally clean.” “The only realities in life are that you are born, and that you die,” he told an audience at New York’s 92Y […]

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    Possible serial killer held in Indiana after seven bodies found

    (CNN) -- It started with one body at a motel in Hammond, Indiana. By the next day, a 43-year-old Gary man was in custody, and his confession, police say, would lead them to three other women's bodies. They'd find three more the next day.

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    Second royal baby due in April of 2015

    (CNN) — The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge‘s second baby is due in April, Britain’s royal family announced Monday. While the public now know when Prince George will have a sibling, the gender of Prince William and Catherine’s second baby remains a secret. “Their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are delighted to confirm they are expecting a baby in April 2015,” a statement on the website of the Prince of Wales said. As during her first pregnancy, […]

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    Dozens who had contact with Dallas Ebola patient cleared; Nigeria declared Ebola free

    (CNN) — Forty-three people who came into contact with Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan are now officially cleared after not demonstrating any symptoms during a 21-day monitoring period, Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins said Monday. One more will be officially cleared later Monday, and four others will complete their 21-day monitoring period soon, he said. “Thankfully they are all asymptomatic, and it looks like none of them will get Ebola,” Jenkins said Sunday. Jenkins, who is overseeing response efforts in […]

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    Selfie made using blood

    (Wired) — This is a selfie made of blood. Yes, real, straight-from-veins-of-a-human blood. The human you’re looking at is Ted Lawson, an artist living in Brooklyn. These are his first blood paintings. Lawson created the works for an upcoming exhibition, The Map Is Not the Territory, opening September 11 at the Joseph Gross Gallery in NYC, and it should be noted that he didn’t originally set out to paint with his vital fluids. Then again, who does? The whole weird […]

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    Dallas hospital apologized for “mistakes” it made when it treated an Ebola patient

    (CNN) — A cruise ship plowed through the waters of a Texas port on Sunday with precious cargo on board — the end of a small Ebola scare. A passenger had been loosely linked to the only patient to die from the disease in the United States, but health authorities cleared her after an odyssey at sea. After voluntarily isolating herself in her cabin, she remained symptom-free and her lab tests looked good, the Galveston County Health Authority said. She […]

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    U.S. airstrikes hit ISIS target

    (CNN) — Airstrikes like those that have helped slow the advance of ISIS fighters in the Syrian town of Kobani rocked the city again Saturday. A huge plume of smoke rose over the city’s center in the aftermath of an apparent airstrike that hit the area with three large blasts, according to CNN crews watching from bordering Turkey. While accounts from within the city differed, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Syrian Kurdish forces who have retaken parts of […]

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    New Hampshire police arrest dozens during annual Pumpkin Festival

    (CNN) — Tear gas filled the air as police in riot gear descended on Keene, New Hampshire, trying to disperse a rowdy crowd that brought chaos to the city’s 24th annual Pumpkin Festival. “State and local public safety officials are on the scene and have been working closely together to defuse the situation,” Gov. Maggie Hassan said a statement. “We will continue to monitor the situation and provide any assistance necessary to Keene.” Bonfires burned into the early hours of […]

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    Netflix and Leonard DiCaprio team up for a new film

    CNN) — What do you get when you combine gorillas, Leonard DiCaprio and Netflix? A hit, the media company hopes. Netflix announced Friday that it will team up with DiCaprio — who it described as a “an actor, producer and philanthropist” — to distribute a documentary film entitled “VIRUNGA,” about the quest to save endangered mountain gorillas in the eastern Congo park by that name. “With VIRUNGA, we’ll work with Leo to introduce viewers around the world to an incredible, […]

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    Possible sighting of suspect in Pennsylvania state trooper shooting

    (CNN) — Investigators believe there’s been another public sighting of Eric Matthew Frein, subject of a massive manhunt on suspicion of killing a Pennsylvania state trooper in a September ambush, a law enforcement official said Saturday. A woman in eastern Pennsylvania told police she saw a man dressed in all black on Friday night, with his face covered in mud, armed with a long rifle with a scope, the official said on condition of anonymity. Authorities believe the man was […]

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