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U.S. lifts Vietnam arms ban

The United States is fully lifting the ban on the sale of military equipment that has been in place for some 50 years. CNN's Saima Mohsin has more.

Freddie Gray: Prosecutor criticized after officer acquittal

Baltimore's top prosecutor is facing criticism that she moved too quickly to file charges against six officers in 2015 death of Freddie Gray, the African-American man severely injured in police custody

As Zika spreads, Florida town a study in bug-borne illness

Two small Florida communities suffered a dengue outbreak in 2013 attributed to the same kind of mosquitoes that carry Zika; that successful fight may forecast what other U.S. communities face

Texas education board candidate known for conspiracy posts

A retired Texas schoolteacher who claims President Barack is a gay prostitute is in a runoff for a seat on the influential state education board

Sanders Asks Clinton To Reconsider Declining A Debate In California

In February, both campaigns agreed to participate in four more debates, but only three of those have happened so far.

Dinosaurs May Have Had Lip Covering Teeth

A study coming out of the University of Toronto is saying dinosaurs like the T-Rex had lips that would cover most of their teeth. Their reasoning is because without that protection the teeth would fall out. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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If EgyptAir Crash Is Terrorism, Why Has No One Claimed Responsibility?

It's rare for a terrorist group to wait more than 36 hours to claim responsibility for an international event.

Turkey's Erdogan approves new government formed by ally

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has approved a new government formed by his trusted ally who has pledged to push through constitutional reforms that would expand the powers of the presidency

Alabama House speaker's trial on ethics charges to start

The speaker of the Alabama House is set for trial on felony charges that could result in his removal from office

McDonald's Creates Green and Red Burgers for 'Angry Birds' Movie

To celebrate the opening of 'Angry Birds' the movie McDonalds is putting out a red burger and green burger but it's only in China. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Clinton campaign declines invitation to California debate

Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton has declined an invitation from Fox News to participate in a debate with rival Bernie Sanders in California before that state's June 7 primary

Study Shows Health Care CEOs Overwhelmingly Support Obamacare

A survey from Modern Healthcare shows more than two-thirds of health care executives support keeping Obamacare, while just 2 percent want it gone.

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Swiss bank probed in connection with Malaysia fund scandal

The Swiss attorney general's office has opened criminal proceedings against a Swiss bank in connection with a probe into suspected embezzlement of a Malaysian state investment fund

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Milwaukee woman charged with ramming squad car

A Milwaukee woman faces five felony charges after authorities say she rammed her vehicle into a squad car and then drove away to escape a traffic stop

The VA Secretary Just Compared Hospital Wait Times To Disneyland Lines

House Speaker Paul Ryan tweeted: "This is not make-believe, Mr. Secretary. Veterans have died waiting in those lines."

MLB to investigate Padres anthem snafu

Executive Director of the San Diego Gay Men's Chorus speaks to CNN after national anthem incident at Padres game.

Facebook makes changes to 'trending topics' after review

Facebook says it is dropping its reliance on news outlets to help determine what gets posted as a "trending topic" on the giant social network following a backlash over a report saying it suppressed conservative views

Greece starts clearing Idomeni migrant border camp

Greece has begun moving more than 8,000 desperate migrants from an overwhelmed transit camp on its border with Macedonia. CNN's Elinda Labropoulou has more.

San Francisco to consider immigrant sanctuary protections

San Francisco officials plan to take another run at clarifying sanctuary protections for people who are in the country illegally, a policy that landed the city in national hot water last year when a Mexican man shot and killed a woman walking along a pier

Hawaii officials: 5 killed in small plane crash on Kauai

Kauai officials say a small plane crash killed five Monday

Mother of slain officer wishes police got more respect

The mother of a Massachusetts police officer who was shot dead during a weekend traffic stop says she wishes police got more respect

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Supreme Court Dismisses GOP Redistricting Attempt In Virginia

A lower court ruled Virginia's legislature redrew a congressional district with too many black voters — weakening their voting power overall.

6 Tips to Keep Ticks Away this Summer

Follow these simple tips to avoid tick bites this summer. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

Australian Climber Among 4 Dead In 4 Days On Mount Everest

Maria Strydom and her husband were on a quest to climb the highest peaks on all seven continents.