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Israel aims to send robot to the moon

Israel is just one of two teams left in a competition sponsored by Google to put a robot on the moon. CNN's Oren Liebermann has more.

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Hot, hard days ahead for firefighters on California blaze

While most of the roughly 20,000 evacuees forced out by a wildfire have been cleared to go home, firefighters still had huge work ahead of them taming a wildfire northwest of Los Angeles

Wish granted: Six-year-old boy will be garbage man for a day

Six-year-old Ethan Dean will be living his dream for a day: Being a garbage man

Mom: Warning didn't keep slain son safe at Florida nightclub

Stephanie White clutches a stack of photos as images of her slain son air on television news accounts of a deadly nightclub shooting in Florida

Bernie Sanders Asks Delegates Not To Protest On DNC Floor, They Listen

After hearing boos earlier in the afternoon, Sanders asked supporters not to protest as a "personal courtesy."

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Casual Log Flumer Keeps it Together in Amusing Park Photo

The pictures that get taken on amusement park rides are a source of unending joy. Here's a man on a log flume who laughs in the face of drops and the water that waits below. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Solar Powered Plane Finally Makes It Around The World

Solar Impulse's voyage started in March 2015, and just over a year later, the plane landed back where it first took off in Abu Dhabi.

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Letter by man accused of Japan stabbing carried a warning

The man accused in a mass stabbing at a Japanese facility for the mentally disabled that left 19 dead had written a letter in February to parliament's lower house speaker, outlining what was similar to Tuesday's attack, and expressing his disturbing views

Grand jury to meet on students charged in Virginia slaying

A grand jury is preparing to meet to determine whether two former Virginia Tech students should be indicted in the slaying of a 13-year-old girl

Pokemon Go Already on the Decline

Survey Monkey is saying that the numbers of people playing Pokemon Go are dwindling. It's due to the natural fad fading and server issues. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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History and hostility as Clinton ascends to nomination

A glass ceiling is shattering at the Democratic National Convention as Hillary Clinton ascends to the presidential nomination

2 Teenagers Are Dead After A Shooting Outside A Florida Nightclub

The shooting took place early Monday after teen night at Club Blu Bar and Grill in Fort Myers.

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Key numbers in the Volkswagen emissions-cheating scandal

Some key numbers related to Volkswagen's admission that it programmed diesel cars to cheat on emissions tests

Energy company BP says 2Q earnings fell 45 percent

Energy company BP reported 2Q earnings fell 45 percent after oil prices plunged

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So Far, The DNC Has The Drama We Expected At The RNC

Seems like all the hype around the Republican convention is actually happening at the Democrats' convention.

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Rio undergoes facelift in preparation for Olympics

CNN's Shasta Darlington reports on Rio's efforts to transform itself for the 2016 Olympic Games.

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Historic solar flight marks first round-the-world journey

Solar Impulse 2 lands in Abu Dhabi, more than year after takeoff in first round-the-world flight powered by solar energy

How to be a protester at the DNC

CNN embedded with "Democracy Spring" organizers as they trained for, planned and carried out a mass protest at the DNC in Philadelphia.

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Judge set to decide on $15B Volkswagen settlement

A federal judge in San Francisco is set to decide whether to grant preliminary approval to a $15 billion settlement over Volkswagen's diesel emissions cheating scandal that includes a buyback option for affected vehicle owners

Craft breweries try to stand out with creative tap handles

Craft breweries are trying to stand out in a crowded market with creative tap handles such as zombies, bananas and beards

Shutting down 'shark finning': US fishermen promise a fight

US fishermen say they will fight legislation to shut down the country's shark fin industry

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Bernie Sanders' DNC Speech Was (Really) Emotional For His Supporters

Night One of the Democratic National Convention was emotional.

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Mundane Tasks are Great for Stress

The Daily Mail put together a list of authors and psychologists and the mundane tasks they say have helped them to alleviate stress. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) walks us through.

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At Least 15 People Are Dead After A Knife Attack In Japan

The man surrendered to police after the stabbing.

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