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CNN's look inside North Korea

Will Ripley looks at North Korea's weapons industry, the upcoming worker's party congress and how Kim Jong Un hopes to consolidate his power.

Cops seek killer of man who washed ashore in 'cement shoes'

Authorities are searching for the killer of a man whose body washed ashore in New York City wrapped in plastic garbage bags and wearing "cement shoes."

Court to hear forced medication appeal in doctor murder case

The Connecticut Supreme Court is set to hear arguments Thursday on whether the state can force antipsychotic medication on a doctor charged with killing a Yale University physician

Student won't face felony charge in yearbook photo prank

An Arizona high school student won't be prosecuted on a felony charge after police say he exposed himself in a football team picture that ended up in the school yearbook

What Will FDA Regulation Mean For The E-Cigarette Industry?

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration can now regulate all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes.

Planet 9 Just Got Weirder

Scientists from the Harvard Smithsonian Center are studying planet 9 to try and figure out where it came from. That is, if it's even out there. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.

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Turkey President Erdogan's Push For Control Pushes PM Out Of Office

Turkey's Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu won't run again at the country's May 22 special congress after a dispute with the country's president.

The Latest: 78 refugees rescued off Greece in 2 incidents

The Greek coast guard says 78 refugees have been rescued at sea from crippled smugglers' boats in two separate incidents in the eastern Aegean Sea

Vendor for Rhode Island's Iceland video wasn't 1st choice

Documents show that the company that made a Rhode Island tourism video with a clip of Iceland was selected in March based on advice from a state employee who had worked for that company weeks prior

Cafe Lets You Pet Raccoons, Meerkats, Foxes and Owls

A cafe in Thailand called Little Zoo Cafe will let you pet exotic animals like raccoons, meerkats, foxes and owls but is it harming the critters? Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) breaks it down.

US military: Al-Qaida working more closely with the Taliban

The U.S. military says al-Qaida is working more closely with the Taliban in Afghanistan, raising concern that the militant group could bolster the fight against Afghan government forces

Pack Your Bags, Airfare Could The Cheapest In Years This Summer

Hopper, an airfare prediction app, says peak prices this summer will be the lowest since 2009.

Prosecutor: Officer justified in shooting man with BB gun

Prosecutors say a Virginia police officer was justified in fatally shooting a man armed with a BB gun that looked like a handgun

Kasich dropping out of presidential race: sources

Ohio Governor John Kasich is reportedly about to announce the end of his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination, following Donald Trump’s Indiana primary win making him the presumptive party nominee. Mana Rabiee reports.

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Merck beats 1Q profit forecasts

Merck tops 1Q profit expectations, misses revenue forecasts

Kansas trial nears end in anti-abortion activist's threat

Testimony has concluded in the trial of a Kansas anti-abortion activist accused of sending a letter suggesting someone might place an explosive under the car of a doctor training to perform abortions

Caitlyn Jenner Will Pose Nude Wearing Only US Flag And Olympic Medal

The Olympic gold medalist will reportedly bare it all on the cover of Sports Illustrated to commemorate the 40th anniversary of her win.

Watch a Russian orchestra perform in Palmyra, Syria

A renowned Russian orchestra performed a concert in the ruins of ancient Syrian city of Palmyra, which was liberated from ISIS less than six weeks ago.

Mayors from big cities around globe push climate initiatives

The mayors of major cities from around the world are banding together to fight global warming by investing in public transportation and electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy

Take a look at Rio's Olympic golf course

After various issues delayed construction, the outside world had a chance to see the Gil Hanse-designed course that will take center stage in this summer's Olympic Games.

Education cuts prompt revolt, despair in Oklahoma

Oklahoma is accustomed to being at the back of the class in state funding for public education, but even many long-suffering Oklahoma educators and parents are revolting over the latest round of proposed cuts

North Carolina leaders denounce federal threat on LGBT law

North Carolina's Republican leaders are calling a federal warning about the legality of the state's new law limiting LGBT anti-discrimination rules a broad overreach by the government

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Pall of sex abuse investigations hangs over alumni weekends

Pall of sexual abuse investigations hangs over alumni weekends at elite New England prep schools

Germany Will Legalize Medical Marijuana By 2017

The country's health minister even said he wants insurance companies to help patients who can't afford it.

Kim Jong Un Bans Weddings and Funerals

Ahead of a meeting of The Worker's Party, Kim Jong Un fearing people getting together in groups is banning weddings and funerals. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the details.