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How Kim Jong Un purged his uncle
Frida Ghitis says North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has purged his uncle from power and memory, a lesson learned from Saddam Hussein, the most ruthless and long-lasting of modern dictators.
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 11:50:59 EST
A nuclear threat far greater than Iran
Ira Helfand says there are some 17,000 existing nuclear warheads, an existential threat that is ignored, even though a limited nuclear war would be devastating, unleashing a global famine and chaos
Mon, 09 Dec 2013 22:25:08 EST
Old churches reborn as nightclubs
As adaptive use becomes more popular, property owners are transforming churches into homes, offices, even clubs.
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 04:15:33 EST
See amazing Earth time-lapse video
David Peterson edited a time-lapse video using photos from the International Space Station publicly available from NASA.
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 13:40:04 EST
Iraq vet killed buying iPad, 2 charged
Two Indianapolis brothers have been charged in the slaying of an Iraq war veteran who was trying to purchase an iPad through Craigslist, the Marion County prosecutor's office said.
Mon, 09 Dec 2013 21:42:23 EST
He gained 70 lbs on purpose
Author and trainer Drew Manning talks about his dramatic weight gain and loss in a year to relate to his clients.
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 07:55:03 EST
2 adults, 4 children in good condition
The six had set out Sunday to play in mountain snow in Nevada. They were spotted by searchers on the ground, the sheriff says. FULL STORY
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 15:16:22 EST
Falling ice crushes cars in Texas
WFAA reports warmer weather in Texas has sent ice sliding off the roofs of apartment buildings into the streets below.
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 13:55:38 EST
Storm creates deadly conditions
A winter storm is placing lives in danger and stranding people in the snow. CNN's Randi Kaye reports.
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 13:59:06 EST
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