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Turkey reportedly issues arrest warrant for NBA player

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The Turkish government has issued an arrest warrant for Turkish-born NBA player Enes Kanter, accusing him of being a member of a terrorist organization, a pro-government newspaper reported Friday. Kanter, 25, who plays center for the Oklahoma City Thunder, has been a vocal critic of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan …

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The lost platoon: Aftermath

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The story of THE LOST PLATOON of the Vietnam War is a story CBS News has been covering for half a century. Of the eight survivors, three have been sharing their experiences with us over the years, including a report by Bruce Morton first broadcast in 1982. So how are …

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On The Trail: Decoration Days

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The Memorial Day we observe tomorrow was inspired by a Southern tradition called Decoration Day. It can be marked for private as well as public reasons, as Conor Knighton discovered in one of our National Parks – On The Trail:  It feels like a big family reunion … and in …

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Puppy released by Delta after 33-hour "hostage situation"

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A Minnesota woman is speaking out against Delta Airlines, claiming her puppy was held in custody for more than 33 hours over paperwork that airline officials misplaced. Mary Nguyen, a 25-year-old student in Minneapolis, recently shipped her 8-month-old German Shepherd, Bunny, to live with her husband in Guatemala. Nguyen told …

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Federal judge tosses life sentences for D.C. sniper

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McLEAN, Va. — A federal judge on Friday tossed out two life sentences for one of Virginia’s most notorious criminals, sniper Lee Boyd Malvo, and ordered Virginia courts to hold new sentencing hearings.  In his ruling, U.S. District Judge Raymond Jackson in Norfolk said Malvo is entitled to new sentencing …

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