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    ‘Bonnie and Clyde’ Duo Called Home to Say Goodbye, Hostages Say

    (CNN) — Hours before a shootout that stopped a multistate crime spree, police say, a modern-day Bonnie and Clyde burst into one more home and held their last captives as Florida law enforcement officers pursued them. The duo kept the residents — a Pensacola couple and their 2-year-old daughter — inside with them at gunpoint Thursday night and, after explaining their situation, used the homeowners’ phones to call relatives to say goodbye, the residents say. Both saw the end coming, […]

  • California State Auditor: EDD Failed To Collect $500 Million In Overpayments

    Why Doesn’t 4.9% Unemployment Feel Great?

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — The U.S. unemployment rate just fell below 5% for the first time since 2008. Normally, this would merit a celebration. But these aren’t normal times. The economy is better than it was in the Great Recession, but not even President Obama is ready to declare it’s booming. In a special speech Friday touting the job gains during his presidency, Obama admitted there’s more “to tackle.” “We should be proud of the progress we’ve made…we’ve recovered from […]

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    NASA: Pluto Has ‘Floating Hills’

    (CNN) — Pluto’s icy wonderland keeps mystifying scientists. On Thursday, NASA released a photo of what they are calling Pluto’s “floating hills.” The images were captured by New Horizons spacecraft during its historic 2015 fly by. The hill clusters lie in a vast ice plain inside the dwarf planet’s “heart” region. It’s believed that the frozen formations stretch for miles. Experts at NASA theorize that the mysterious floating hills are fragments of water ice that resemble giant glaciers, similar to […]

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    Cornell Fraternity President Arrested on Sexual Assault Charges

    (CNN) — The president of a Cornell University fraternity was arrested following an alleged sexual assault in his fraternity house bedroom, according to court documents. Wolfgang Ballinger, 21, is charged with attempted rape in the first degree, criminal sexual act in the first degree, and sex abuse in the first degree, documents in Tompkins County, New York, say. Ballinger, president of the Psi Upsilon chapter at Cornell, turned himself in to campus police Thursday, according to a university statement. He […]

  • Originally released in 1987, when Sanders was mayor of Burlington, the "We Shall Overcome" album has provided fodder for late night comedians after re-surfacing during the presidential campaign.

    Bernie Sanders’ Folk Album Enjoys a Sales Surge

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Before he was a presidential candidate, Bernie Sanders was barely known beyond his Vermont constituents and a contingent of liberal activists who dreamed of a political revolution. The same could be said for the senator’s once-obscure spoken word folk album, “We Shall Overcome.” Originally released in 1987, when Sanders was mayor of Burlington, the album has provided fodder to late night comedians. It features Sanders, speaking in his unmistakable accent, delivering messages of hope and unity […]

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    $153 Million in Bill and Hillary Clinton Speaking Fees, Documented

    (CNN) — Hillary Clinton and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, combined to earn more than $153 million in paid speeches from 2001 until Hillary Clinton launched her presidential campaign last spring, a CNN analysis shows. In total, the two gave 729 speeches from February 2001 until May, receiving an average payday of $210,795 for each address. The two also reported at least $7.7 million for at least 39 speeches to big banks, including Goldman Sachs and UBS, with Hillary […]

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    Rare Company: The 16 Who Have Attended Every Super Bowl

    SAN FRANCISCO (CNN) — Kansas City Chiefs owner Norma Hunt is quite familiar with Super Bowls. She’s been to every single one of them. But she’s not the only person to accomplish such a hefty feat. On Friday, the NFL brought together in San Francisco all 16 people who have attended every Super Bowl since Super Bowl I in 1967. The members were presented with a commemorative Super Bowl 50 coin by Pro Football Hall of Famer Dave Robinson, who […]

  • Earthquake

    Three Dead After Magnitude-6.4 Earthquake Shocks Taiwan

    (CNN) — At least three people were killed Saturday morning when a magnitude-6.4 earthquake hit Taiwan, the Taiwanese Disaster Response Center said. At least 221 people in the city were rescued from damaged structures, many from a 17-story residential building that collapsed in Tainan, officials told CNN. Two bodies were also recovered from the building, officials said. Taiwan’s official Central News Agency reported earlier that a 10-day-old girl and a 40-year-old man had been killed in Tainan. More than 150 […]

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Police in Chicago found six people dead inside a single home in the city's Gage Park.

    6 People, Including a Child, Found Dead in Chicago Home, Ruled as Homicides

    (CNN) — Six people found dead in a brick bungalow in Chicago’s Gage Park neighborhood have been declared homicides, with one woman killed by gunshot and the others by blunt or sharp force, police said. The bodies were found Thursday afternoon, and authorities on Friday were investigating how they were slain. It appears police discovered a grisly scene: The bodies showed signs of trauma and were found in different places throughout the single-family home, interim police Superintendent John Escalante said. […]