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WHCD: Obama through the years

A look at the highlights of President Obama at the White House Correspondents' Dinner throughout his eight years in office.

More funerals ahead for victims in Ohio shooting massacre

The long goodbyes continue for eight members of a rural Ohio family killed more than a week ago

2nd funeral Saturday for victim in Ohio shooting massacre

The long goodbyes to eight members of a rural Ohio family killed more than a week ago continued Saturday with a funeral for a young mother as authorities remained silent in what they've said will be a lengthy investigation

The Latest: Woman, 4 grandchildren killed in Texas flooding

A police captain says a 64-year-old woman and four grandchildren have been killed after a creek flooded its banks in an East Texas neighborhood

Kenya Sends Ivory Poachers A 105-Ton, Burning Message

The Kenyan government made its political point, suggesting doing anything other than burning its ivory would have been immoral.

One of the Largest Circus Lion Rescues Ever

Animal Defenders InternationalĀ is planning the largestĀ airlift of lions ever. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

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Runoff Elections Offer Morale Boost To Iran's President Rouhani

A surge of moderate and independent representatives will give Iran's president more leeway in parliament.

Saudi Binladin Group employees set fire to buses in protest

Employees at giant construction firm, the Saudi Binladin Group, have set fire to more than seven company buses to protest a reportedly large round of looming layoffs and not being paid their salaries for months

Schumer: Probe billboards using phone data to track shoppers

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer is asking the Federal Trade Commission to investigate an advertising technique that uses mobile phone data to learn about people who pass by billboards

Docs Say Serial Killers Have Specific Genes

Experts have studied the minds of serial killers for year. Now they say many of them might have a unique brain structure. Keleigh Nealon (@keleighnealon) has the story.

CA convention is a homecoming of sorts for Carly Fiorina

When Carly Fiorina spoke to the California Republican party convention at a hotel outside San Francisco airport, it will be a homecoming of sorts for the newly-minted vice presidential candidate

Ringling Bros. Elephants Quit Showbiz, Join The Fight Against Cancer

The Ringling Bros. circus elephants will retire Sunday. The company faced animal cruelty accusations for years.

US Geological Survey records small earthquake in W. Kentucky

The U.S. Geological Survey reports a small earthquake in western Kentucky

Union workers take to the streets in May Day rallies

Trade unions and other groups are staging rallies around the world to mark International Workers Day

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Thousands plan May 1 marches in US in heated election year

Thousands are expected to rally in cities across the United States on Sunday for immigrant and worker rights and against hateful campaign rhetoric in a heated presidential election year

Mic Drop: Obama Cracked On Everyone Applying For His Job

In his last Correspondents' Dinner, Obama went after everyone applying for his job.

16 dead, dozens missing in Nairobi building collapse

CNN's Robyn Kriel reports on the building collapse in Kenya that has left 16 dead and dozens missing.

Yahoo CEO could get $55M in severance pay in potential sale

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will walk away with a $55 million severance package if the company's auction of its Internet operations culminates in a sale that ousts her from her job

The White House Correspondents Dinner takes on the 2016 election

President Obama and comedian Larry Wilmore took on the 2016 election in their jokes at the White House Correspondents Dinner.

Berkshire Hathaway event celebrates what makes firm special

Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting celebrates the unusual attributes of the conglomerate Warren Buffett built

Openly gay rock singer changing tune on Mormon religion

Two years after coming out as gay and praising the Mormon church for offering support, Tyler Glenn of Neon Trees is denouncing his faith in his latest music video

Jesuit priest, peace activist Daniel Berrigan dies at 94

Daniel Berrigan, a Roman Catholic priest and peace activist who was imprisoned for burning draft files in a protest against the Vietnam war has died

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Can Puma's BeatBot Motivate You To Run Faster?

The self-driving robot can even keep pace with Olympian Usain Bolt.

Olympian Auctions Ad Space on Arm

Olympian Nick Simmonds is auctioning off some space on his arm that can be used for ads during the 2016 track and field season. Problem is, he's not exactly allowed to do that. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) breaks it down.

Syria Truce Halts Fighting, But Not Where It's Needed Most

U.S. and Russia helped broker a partial truce in two regions of Syria, hoping it renews peace talks, despite the escalating violence in Aleppo.