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Brazilian boxer battles to reach the Olympics

Boxer Roberto Custodio is fighting to be one of the 10,000 athletes competing in the games. From growing up in one of Rio's most dangerous neighborhoods to his quest for Olympic gold, CNN's Shasta Darlington looks at his unlikely story.

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Funeral will honor 6 of 8 victims in Ohio family shootings

Ohio's attorney general says there will be "ample security" at the funeral for six of the eight people shot in what authorities are calling a planned attack targeting one family

Judge agrees to move trial for dad in toddler hot SUV death

A judge has decided the trial of a Georgia man accused of intentionally leaving his son in a hot SUV will not take place in the county where the boy died

Ted Cruz Walks Into A Trump Crowd… You Can Probably Guess The Rest

Cruz approached the Trump fans during a campaign stop in Indiana.

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Newly Discovered Jellyfish Looks Like Alien Spacecraft

A video published by the NOAA shows a Jellyfish from the Mariana Trench that looks exactly like a hovering UFO. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the details.

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President Obama Speaks Out On Osama Bin Laden's Death 5 Years Later

In his first interview from the Situation Room, Obama tells CNN about the raid that killed the Al-Qaeda leader.

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Defense Secretary Carter: American killed in combat in Iraq

US Defense Secretary Carter reveals American killed near Irbil in Iraq, no immediate details

Grandparent: Teacher hangs boy hung from chalkboard by belt

A Georgia woman says her grandson's teacher made him hang by his belt from the top of a chalkboard as punishment

Flowers' Memory May Come From Mad Cow Disease Protein

Scientists from MIT are cautiously saying there's a chance that memories in flowers could form using the same proteins that cause Mad Cow Disease in humans. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Controversy Over Yet Another Confederate Artifact

A judge approved a restraining order that keeps a Confederate monument from being removed from the University of Louisville's campus.

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Deputy shoots man who was waving gun in South Carolina

The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is investigating after a deputy shot a man authorities say was waving a gun in Greenville County

BMW sees higher net profit on strong Europe, Asia sales

Luxury automaker BMW says net profit rose 8.2 percent for the first quarter as the company saw strong sales in key markets in Europe and Asia

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Anti-abortion activist goes to trial over letter to doctor

A Kansas anti-abortion activist is facing trial this week over a letter she sent to a Wichita physician saying someone might place an explosive under the doctor's car

Here's Why The FDA's New $35.7M Ad Campaign Targets LGBT Members

According to the director of the FDA's Center for Tobacco Products, LGBT young adults are twice as likely to use tobacco as other young adults.

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Woman sets herself on fire at refugee center

A 21-year-old Somali asylum seeker has set herself on fire at an Australian offshore processing center on the pacific island of Nauru, less than a week after refugee advocates say she was forcibly sent back there.

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Military tests unmanned ship designed to cross oceans

The US military has begun testing on the world's largest unmanned surface vessel

Foxes' title run inspires Thai fans

Leicester City has strong ties to Thailand thanks to owner, Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha who grew up there. CNN's Saima Mohsin looks at what Leicester's win means for Thailand and football there.

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Fingernails spotted in trash led to arrest of alleged killer

Closing arguments resume in the case of the alleged "Grim Sleeper" serial killer in Los Angeles

Rich newspaper owners: Industry saviors or foes?

The Salt Lake Tribune's pending sale to the wealthy Huntsman family unshackles the newspaper from cost-cutting corporate owners but it also raises concerns about whether the influential family will meddle in the paper's coverage

Jury: Hawaii school failed to protect girl from rape

A jury has found that Hawaii's public school system failed to protect a special education student who says she was raped by a classmate

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Leicester City Clinch The Most Improbable Title In Team Sports History

Leicester City clinched its first top-flight title on Monday, making it possibly the biggest underdog to ever win a major team championship.

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Parents Admit to Stealing from Piggybanks

A new poll is saying 46% of parents steal from their kids' piggybanks. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the answer of how many put the money back.

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Brussels Airport Reopens Departure Lounge 6 Weeks After Attacks

Brussels Airport partially reopened the departure hall roughly 40 days after the attacks at the airport.

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