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Fmr. CIA operative: ISIS cells are here in the U.S., and they’re capable of striking

thelead.blogs.cnn.com — (CNN) - Militant group ISIS released another gruesome video, showing the beheading of a second American, journalist Steven Sotloff. The terrorist group has gained strongholds in eastern Syria and northeastern Iraq, and, according to a former CIA operative, ISIS cells have already infiltrated the U.S.
Sep 02, 2014

Fmr. CIA operative Bob Baer: ISIS cells are here in the U.S., and they’re capable of striking cnn.it/1pFJyUJ #TheLead

Sep 02, 2014

My kolm topic Sunday #lvrj RT “@jaketapper: ISIS cells in the U.S., and they’re capable of striking cnn.it/1pFJyUJ #TheLead

Sep 02, 2014

RT @jaketapper: Fmr. CIA operative: ISIS cells are here in the U.S., and they’re capable of striking cnn.it/1pFJyUJ #TheLead

Sep 02, 2014

RT @jaketapper: Fmr. CIA operative: ISIS cells are here in the U.S., and they’re capable of striking cnn.it/1pFJyUJ #TheLead

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Family of girl who shot Uzi instructor is 'devastated'

cnn.com — (CNN) -- The family of a 9-year-old girl who accidentally shot and killed an Arizona instructor with an Uzi is "devastated" and asking for privacy, according to a statement from a family lawyer. "They are devastated by this accident that turned what was supposed to be a unique and brief excursion from their summer vacation into a life changing tragedy.
Sep 02, 2014

RT @cnnbrk: Family of girl who accidentally killed gun instructor with Uzi speaks out. cnn.it/1pG4P0x

Sep 02, 2014

The family of the nine-year-old girl who accidentally killed her #gun instructor with an #Uzi speaks out cnn.it/1pG4P0x

Sep 02, 2014

RT @cnnbrk: Family of girl who accidentally killed gun instructor with Uzi speaks out. cnn.it/1pG4P0x

Sep 02, 2014

RT @cnnbrk: Family of girl who accidentally killed gun instructor with Uzi speaks out. cnn.it/1pG4P0x

Colorado's missing marijuana taxes

money.cnn.com — Colorado is missing $21.5 million in pot taxes. Voters legalized retail marijuana (pot for everyone, not just medical patients) in 2012. And they were told the state wouldpull in $33.5 million from two new taxes in the first six months of 2014. It turns out, the projections were way off.
Sep 02, 2014

Tax revenue on Colorado weed woefully short. Many peps still buy it cheaper on the street. #legalmarijuana money.cnn.com/2014/09/02/new…

Sep 02, 2014

The problem with Colorado pot tax revenue: Legal pot costs a lot more than illegal pot. cnnmon.ie/1q6MVDq

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Battle over Adam Carolla podcast ends long friendship

cnn.com — (CNN) -- It's a sad, familiar story in Hollywood: When somebody makes it big, somebody else gets left behind. Feelings get hurt. Positions harden. And that's when the lawyers are unleashed. A jury will be chosen this week in Los Angeles to hear a case involving two old friends and a podcast.
Sep 02, 2014

RT @CNN: Battle over Adam Carolla podcast ends 30-year friendship. cnn.it/W7zRkX

Sep 02, 2014

Sad end to Adam Carolla's longtime bromance. Attys open Weds. cnn.com/2014/09/02/sho…

Sep 02, 2014

Battle over Adam Carolla podcast ends long friendship - From @wusa9 partner @cnn ---> rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_lat…

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Glenn Beck: Hillary Clinton 'will be the next president'

cnn.com — WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Glenn Beck may not want to vote for Hillary Clinton, but he is convinced that she will win the presidency in 2016. Beck, the conservative radio and television host, used part of his radio show on Tuesday to talk about the prospect of Clinton running for president and why, if she does, she "will be the next president of the United States."

Bill Clinton to raise money at Usher's house

cnn.com — Washington (CNN) -- Usher is hosting a Senate fundraiser, but Bill Clinton is getting top billing. The Atlanta-based singer and dancer will hold a campaign event for Georgia U.S. Senate candidate Michelle Nunn on September 13, and the former President will be the fundraiser's marquee guest.
Sep 02, 2014

RT @CNNPolitics: Former President @BillClinton to raise money at @Usher's house: cnn.it/1rgaZn6 by @DanMericaCNN pic.twitter.com/fc13WsYGL4

Sep 02, 2014

RT @yoonrob: There's an Edgar Allan Poe pun in here somewhere. Fall in the House of Usher? Have a Ball at the House of Usher? cnn.com/2014/09/02/pol…

Sep 02, 2014

Something I realized today: I am unable to think up fundraiser-Usher song puns. cnn.com/2014/09/02/pol…

Sep 02, 2014

There's an Edgar Allan Poe pun in here somewhere. Fall in the House of Usher? Have a Ball at the House of Usher? cnn.com/2014/09/02/pol…

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ISIS claims to behead American journalist Steven Sotloff

cnn.com — ISIS has released a video in which it claims to behead a second American journalist, Steven Sotloff.
Sep 02, 2014

RT @CNNVideo: Breaking: #ISIS beheads American Steven #Sotloff according to a newly released #ISIS video. Hear the details: cnn.it/Y96n82

Sep 02, 2014

RT @CNNVideo: Breaking: #ISIS beheads American Steven #Sotloff according to a newly released #ISIS video. Hear the details: cnn.it/Y96n82

Sep 02, 2014

RT @CNNVideo: Breaking: #ISIS beheads American Steven #Sotloff according to a newly released #ISIS video. Hear the details: cnn.it/Y96n82

Sep 02, 2014

RT @CNNVideo: Breaking: #ISIS beheads American Steven #Sotloff according to a newly released #ISIS video. Hear the details: cnn.it/Y96n82

Sep 02, 2014

RT @CNNVideo: Breaking: #ISIS beheads American Steven #Sotloff according to a newly released #ISIS video. Hear the details: cnn.it/Y96n82

Nike slams Under Armour in Durant endorsement battle

money.cnn.com — Under Armour had its man. It was about to sign basketball superstar Kevin Durant to a 10-year, $285-million endorsement deal. Fat chance. At the last minute, Nike swooshed in Sunday with a reported $300 million deal, and Durant stayed put. The key reason for the buzzer-beater: Nike's deep pockets.
Sep 02, 2014

Biggest $ edge vs rivals in all of sports? Not Yanks, Cowboys or Lakers. KD deal shows it's $NKE by a mile cnnmon.ie/1lwXRtu Sorry $UA

Sep 02, 2014

RT @CNNMoneyInvest: Apparently $UA investors aren't crying about #UnderArmour losing the #Durant race to #Nike. $UA +3.5% vs $NKE +1%: money.cnn.com/2014/09/02/new…

Sep 02, 2014

Nike swooshes in with $300M to keep @KDTrey5. The latest on the $NKE vs. $UA battle for endorsers. By @chrisidore cnnmon.ie/1lwXRtu

Hitting future ISIS targets will be much more complicated

thelead.blogs.cnn.com — (CNN) - If the U.S. decides to increase the number of targets across Iraq, it will face ground difficulties of taking on ISIS. It's one thing to take out ISIS militants around Amerli, a farming hamlet of less than 20,000 people in the middle of nowhere, where U.S.

GOP congressman: ISIS has declared war on the U.S.

thelead.blogs.cnn.com — (CNN) - ISIS released another gruesome video Tuesday, showing the beheading of a second American, journalist Steven Sotloff. The terrorist in the video speaks to President Obama, telling him, "Just as your missiles continue to strike our people, our knife will continue to strike the necks of your p...

Rent a Ferrari: $100 per lap

money.cnn.com — Las Vegas' Dream Racing allows customers to rent a Ferrari race car. $500 gets you five laps. CNNMoney burns some rubber.

ISIS: Second beheading is a 'message to America'

thelead.blogs.cnn.com — (CNN) - The ISIS terror group has published a video titled "A second message to America," showing the beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff. The video also threatens the life of British captive David Haines. Sotloff speaks to the camera before he is killed, saying he is "paying the price" for U.S.

Revolving door: Washington to Wall Street

money.cnn.com — Government Gigs: Mayor of Chicago; Chief of Staff to President Obama; Illinois Congressman; Senior Advisor to Bill Clinton Wall Street Career: Investment banker at Wasserstein Perella There's no question that Rahm Emanuel has enjoyed a long and distinguished career in public service, but it was his short stint in the private sector that proved most fruitful on the financial front.

Chris Brown pleads guilty to assault

cnn.com — Singer Chris Brown has managed to intrigue -- and infuriate -- the public since he first burst onto the scene in 2005.
Sep 02, 2014

Chris Brown pleads guilty to assault, tells judge "I am very sorry," walks free cnn.it/1qx5Q95

Sep 02, 2014

RT @AlanDukeCNN: Chris Brown pleads guilty to assault, tells judge, 'I am very sorry' cnn.com/2014/09/02/sho…

Sep 02, 2014

Chris Brown pleads guilty to assault, tells judge, 'I am very sorry' cnn.it/1qwXUo5

Glenn Beck: Hillary Clinton ‘will be the next president’

politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com — WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Glenn Beck may not want to vote for Hillary Clinton, but he is convinced that she will win the presidency in 2016. Beck, the conservative radio and television host, used part of his radio show on Tuesday to talk about the prospect of Clinton running for president and why, if s...
Sep 02, 2014

That guy's never wrong RT @PoliticalTicker: Glenn Beck: Hillary Clinton 'will be the next president' wp.me/p4HKM-1hx4

Sep 02, 2014

I'll take next 2 years off then RT @PoliticalTicker: Glenn Beck: Hillary Clinton 'will be the next president' wp.me/p4HKM-1hx4

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