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These Atlanta neighbors no longer wanted to... Tiffany Friesen is still getting used to her new address. Out of habit, she sometimes says she lives on Confederate Avenue, where she and her husband Atiba Mbiwan have been for years.


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This is where MLK spent his final hours CNN's Dana Bash traveled to Memphis with a bipartisan group of members of Congress to the sites where Martin Luther King, Jr. spent his final hours. '1968: The Year That Changed America' premiers on May 27 at 9p ET.


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A social justice movement inspired by MLK is... In December 2017, 50 years after Martin Luther King Jr. called for a multiracial, nonviolent army of the poor, a new generation of activists resurrected the civil rights leader's boldest crusade: the Poor People's Campaign.


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Supreme Court is poised to take a chunk out of... One is called the "child of the storm." Another is "the crown jewel." The third was dubbed "the voice of justice."


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Once again, a racial slur was used in TV story... For the second time in less than two weeks, a local television newsperson has used a racial slur while talking about the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.


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Opinion: What's behind the reaction to... It's not surprising that a New York weatherman saying a racial slur on television ignited a controversy that ripped through social media. It is not surprising to some people that the incident led to the weatherman, Jeremy Kappell of WHEC in Rochester, New York, being fired.


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All the ways you can make a difference this MLK... Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a national day of service -- a time for action. "You can have a person in your own house that needs help. Your neighbor needs help. That is the whole premise," said Carmen Coya van-Duijn with the King Center in Atlanta.


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Giuliani: 'So what' if Trump and Cohen talked? President Donald Trump's attorney Rudy Giuliani argued Sunday he did not know for sure if Trump spoke with Michael Cohen about his congressional testimony, but that it would not have been significant if Trump did.


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BuzzFeed journalist: 'Our reporting is going to... BuzzFeed says its sources are "standing behind" the bombshell report about the special counsel investigation.


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This is Trump's economy, 2 years in President Donald Trump's third year in office begins with the federal government shut down, global growth slowing, and a stock market in turmoil. The economic policy decisions of the first half of his term accelerated growth in 2018, but most forecasts show that momentum evaporating going forward.


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Trump offers temporary DACA fix in exchange for... President Donald Trump on Saturday launched a new plan to end the government shutdown, offering temporary protection from deportations for some undocumented immigrants in exchange for $5.7 billion in wall funding.


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GOP lawmaker: This is an idiotic shutdown Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) tells CNN's Ana Cabrera he likes President Trump's offer to Democrats in exchange for border wall funding, but thinks that his colleagues in Congress need "to be adults."


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Opinion: Nancy Pelosi should negotiate with Ann... Donald Trump made a public offer on Saturday to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Congressional Democrats in an effort to end the longest government shutdown. He proposed to extend protection for DACA recipients and individuals with Temporary Protected Status in exchange for funding for his beloved wall (yes, the same wall he promised that Mexico would pay for).


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Tapper to Gillibrand: You've called Trump's... Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) sits down with CNN's Jake Tapper after entering the 2020 presidential race and discusses her past comments on immigration.


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Federal prisons feel the effects of the shutdown Conditions behind the walls of the nation's federal prisons are degrading under the government shutdown, where some correctional officers are being forced to work extended shifts, inmate programs are being canceled, and medical and maintenance workers are being asked to fill in for guards.


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Ex-president surprises Secret Service during... Former President George W. Bush called for federal lawmakers to "put politics aside" and end the government shutdown in an Instagram post Friday that showed him giving pizza to his Secret Service detail.


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A toddler walks toward police with her hands up... In a video that went viral on social media, a barefoot toddler gets out of a vehicle and walks toward police officers with her hands up. It looks as though she's standing in the street without anyone trying to help her.


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Passengers stuck on United flight in frigid... Passengers aboard a United Airlines flight from Newark, New Jersey, to Hong Kong were left stuck on a runway for more than 14 hours in frigid weather with a dwindling supply of food.


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Pence defends Trump offer: This is not amnesty Vice President Mike Pence defends President Trump's shutdown offer amid criticism from hardline Republicans that the offer is not tough enough on DACA recipients in a Fox News interview.


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Teens in Make America Great Again hats mocked... A crowd of teenagers surrounded a Native American elder and other activists and mocked them after Friday's Indigenous Peoples March at the Lincoln Memorial.


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How an engineer and a crack dealer teamed up to... They were an unlikely duo: An aerospace engineer with a government security clearance and a house in the suburbs, and a gun-toting crack dealer whose purported motto was "always be ready to shoot."


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'Missing link' in human history discovered The fossils of Australopithecus sediba have fueled scientific debate since they were found at the Malapa Fossil Site in South Africa 10 years ago.


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Pompeo considering Kansas Senate bid Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is considering a run for a Kansas Senate seat seriously enough that he met Sunday with leading GOP consultant Ward Baker, a source with knowledge of the situation confirmed to CNN.


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Watch 'SNL' mock shutdown fight with game show... "Saturday Night Live" lampooned the government shutdown fight by putting President Donald Trump and members of Congress on the game show "Deal or No Deal."


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Facebook will work with Germany to combat... Facebook will partner with German officials ahead of the European Union elections in May to crack down on fake accounts and misinformation.


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Cardi B and Tomi Lahren have a Twitter feud... 2019 is already weird.


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Rare 20-foot great white shark spotted Divers off the coast of Hawaii spotted and then swam with a rare great white shark.


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UFC star cements his greatness in 32 seconds


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Newscaster uses racial slur talking about MLK For the second time in less than two weeks, a local television newsperson has used a racial slur while talking about the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.


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Opinion: Here's what I saw at the Women's March The 2019 Women's March in Washington DC felt like a party with a purpose. I took the train down from New York for the day to live-draw the events, the third such march I have drawn in the last three years.


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Pantene's baby model goes viral Baby Chanco, a one-year-old famous for her luxurious hair, has become the new face of Pantene Japan.


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Dressing for work is hard. Here's why Employees in jeans have become a common sight, if not the norm, in many workplaces these days.


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Her clothes keep female firefighters and... When Hurricane Harvey struck Houston in August 2017, Jane Henry, her husband and two young daughters were left stranded in their flooded home.


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Are China's new weapons science fiction or... Since the beginning of January, the Chinese military has revealed a dizzying array of sophisticated and powerful new weaponry.


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It's a girl! Gender of penguin raised by... It feels like just yesterday that Sphen and Magic, the same-sex penguin couple living at Sydney's Sea Life Aquarium in Australia, melted the Internet's hearts by bringing a baby chick into the world.


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See adorable moment baby hears for the first time See the moment a baby hears for the first time after being fitted for a hearing aid.


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Total lunar eclipse and rare super blood wolf... It's not every year that a super blood wolf moon happens, so be sure to look up this weekend for one of the first skywatching events of 2019.


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More than 1 million people subscribe to this... It started with a trip to the dentist.


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Her company wants you fitted with the right bra... Heidi Zak thought she was going to revolutionize the way women buy bras. But two years after she launched her company, ThirdLove, she was still trying to attract customers.


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DNA technology is helping police solve cold cases In the summer of 2017, hikers found skeletal remains on the side of a highway outside of Baltimore.


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The Pences' stunning moral hypocrisy Karen Pence, the wife of America's vice president, Mike Pence will be teaching art at a Christian school in Virginia that bans LGBTQ children and requires employees to declare their religious beliefs. Like a real-life setting for "The Handmaid's Tale," Immanuel Christian School insists applicants initial a pledge to "live a personal life of moral purity."


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Trump's unhappy anniversary Year Two of Donald Trump's presidency ended Sunday, and a happy anniversary it was not.


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While building arsenal, Kim plays to Trump's ego Every week, I offer a glimpse of the kind of intelligence assessments that are likely to come across the desk of the President of the United States, modeled on the President's Daily Briefing, or PDB, which the director of national intelligence prepares for the President almost daily.


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The revealing words Trump said about Pelosi's trip I can almost understand President Trump's decision to ground Nancy Pelosi and her traveling delegation.


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America loves to praise MLK but ignore his message The upcoming Martin Luther King Jr. holiday takes on added significance this year, on what would have been a special birthday for the iconic civil rights leader. On Tuesday, January 15, 2019, Martin Luther King Jr. would have turned 90 years old.


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Marie Kondo doesn't really want you to throw... Bibliophiles can turn the page on being mad at Marie Kondo now.


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Gladys Knight slammed for Super Bowl gig Gladys Knight's decision to sing the National Anthem at the Super Bowl has stirred controversy.


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'Black Monday' yields poor return "Black Monday" squanders an impressive portfolio of assets, starting with its cast of Don Cheadle, Regina Hall and Andrew Rannells. A peculiar series that uses the historic stock-market crash of Oct. 19, 1987 as its backdrop -- and mystery -- the Showtime comedy doesn't entirely go bust, but as a viewing proposition, offers a poor return on investment.


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#MeToo helping 'Surviving R. Kelly' resonate There was a moment at a press conference this week when Faith Rodgers was asked what she'd want to say to R. Kelly if he was watching.


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Cardi B is worried about the shutdown Cardi B is upset and worried. And she wants the world to know.


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Cleaning New York's filthy harbor with one... The New York Harbor for years has been polluted and depleted of marine life. But one nonprofit is working to clean the murky water and revive its long-lost ecosystem — one oyster at a time.


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Microsoft invests $500 million in affordable... Microsoft is investing $500 million to make homes more affordable in the Seattle area, making it the latest major tech company to wade into local housing issues.


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Hitachi shelves $20 billion nuclear power plant... Hitachi has shelved plans for a $20 billion nuclear power plant in the United Kingdom, raising questions over future energy supplies in the country.


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SpaceX won't develop Mars spaceship at LA port SpaceX has abandoned plans to open up shop at the Port of Los Angeles.


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This tech is transforming business travel If you travel for business, you've likely interacted with artificial intelligence (AI).


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This is how much of the border wall has been... Nearly two years into Donald Trump's presidency, the border wall that was a signature promise of his campaign hasn't been built.


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Giuliani: Michael Cohen is a serial liar Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani addresses whether the President talked to Michael Cohen about his congressional testimony.


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