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    Trump Protesters Smash Door, Break Through Barriers

    Protesters lit fires, smashed a door and threw rocks outside a Donald Trump rally Tuesday night in New Mexico — the latest scuffle to follow the presumptive Republican nominee’s campaign. The scene outside Albuquerque’s convention center was chaotic as police ushered protesters away from Trump’s event and into the nearby streets. There, anti-Trump protesters — many critical of his positions on immigration — loudly chanted, “F*** Donald Trump.” The protesters had broken a glass door to the convention center. Some […]

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    Tornadoes Rough Up Kansas

    Tornado sirens blared in the Plains states for the fourth consecutive day as multiple twisters overturned vehicles and damaged homes. Several people in Ford County, Kansas, reportedly were hurt in Tuesday’s storms, said Andrew White, a spokesman for the National Weather Service. There were times when rare dual tornadoes hit the county, which includes Dodge City. Brad Guay, a meteorologist who is a field assistant with the Center for Severe Weather Research, said: “The dual tornadoes in the photo (he […]

  • The collaring of the snow leopard suggests conditions for the conservation and long-term survival of the species has vastly improved.

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    Why This Captured Snow Leopard is Exciting Researchers

    Scientists believe the snow leopard may be back from the brink of extinction — at least in one part of the world. Earlier this month, Panthera, a wild cat conservation organization, and a team of local researchers, captured and collared a female snow leopard that had recently given birth in the mountains of Kyrgyzstan — suggesting the leopards are protected enough to breed and have access to the prey needed to raise cubs. It was the second snow leopard ever […]

  • Donald Trump speaks to CNN's Jake Tapper on February 21, 2016, one day after his victory in South Carolina.

    Donald Trump Wins Washington Primary

    WASHINGTON — Donald Trump moved closer to clinching the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday by winning the Washington primary. Trump became the presumptive nominee earlier this month with a decisive win in Indiana that forced his remaining rivals out of the race and ended months of talk about the potential of a contested convention. He heads into the Washington primary 48 delegates shy of the 1,237 he needs to clinch the GOP nomination. Forty-four delegates are at stake in Washington so […]

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    Late BMX Biker Dave Mirra had CTE

    (CNN) — Iconic BMX biker Dave Mirra was found to have chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), the same brain disease that has been diagnosed in a number of former professional football players, including Junior Seau and Ken Stabler. Mirra is the first extreme sport athlete to be diagnosed with the disease. He was found dead, from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, on February 4. Most scientists believe that CTE is a result of repeated, or subconcussive, hits to the the head. […]

  • 89-year-old Holocaust survivor Hermina Hirsch performs at a Detroit Tigers game. (Photo courtesy: Andrea Hirsch)

    Detroit Tigers Help Holocaust Survivor Fulfill Bucket List Wish

    (CNN) — Hermina Hirsch loves to sing the national anthem — and she has a good reason for it. “It’s one of my favorite songs because I’m grateful for the things that America did for me,” she told CNN. Hirsch is a Holocaust survivor and she has been performing the song for more than 40 years at various Jewish and Holocaust events in Michigan. What she really wanted to do is sing it at a Detroit Tigers opening day game. […]

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    UCLA, Under Armour Sign Record $280 Million Deal

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — UCLA just landed the biggest collegiate apparel deal ever. The $280 million deal with Under Armour will last for 15 years, industry sources told CNNMoney on Tuesday. The news was first reported by ESPN. UCLA has been outfitted by Adidas for years. Its current contract began in July 2011 and expires in June 2017. The two sides were in talks to renew that deal but were unable to reach a new agreement by the deadline. Only […]

  • One year old baby crying in bed with a teddy bear

    It’s OK to Let Your Baby Cry Himself to Sleep, Study Finds

    (CNN) — Many new parents long for a full night of glorious, uninterrupted sleep yet shudder at the thought of letting their baby “cry it out,” the sleep training method in which parents allow babies to cry themselves to sleep. But a new study adds support to the idea that the method is effective and does not cause stress or lasting emotional problems for babies. Researchers in Australia worked with 43 sets of parents who had babies between 6 and […]

  • Bill Cosby at Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pennsylvania.
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    Judge: Bill Cosby to Stand Trial for Assault Charges

    NORRISTOWN, Pennsylvania (CNN) — More than a decade after he was first accused of sexual misconduct, Bill Cosby will go to trial. During a pretrial hearing Tuesday, a Pennsylvania judge found enough evidence to proceed with a trial. Cosby’s next court date will be July 20. Cosby faces three counts of felony indecent assault from a 2004 case involving Andrea Constand, an employee at his alma mater, Temple University. She was the first of more than 50 women who have […]