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Everything you need to know about Zika

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta explains how the Zika virus is transmitted, describes its symptoms and teaches you how to protect yourself.

Police: 2 San Diego police officers shot

Authorities say two police officers have been shot in a San Diego neighborhood

Special prosecutor to help in Minnesota police killing case

A Minnesota prosecutor says he won't step aside for a special prosecutor in considering charges in the police killing of a black motorist, but he's adding one to his team

The Latest: Sandy Hook principal expects tears, excitement

Sandy Hook Elementary School's principal says she expects some tears, anxiety and a lot of excitement when staff and students return next month for the first day of classes at their new school

The First Cases Of Locally Transmitted Zika Are Confirmed In Florida

More than 1,600 cases have been reported in the continental U.S. alone.

Man Pulled Over with 2,000 Pounds of Rice in Minivan

A man in the UK was pulled over when his van looked like it was overweight. It was, it was full with close to a ton of rice. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Chernobyl May Produce Energy Again, But This Time It Will Be Clean

Chernobyl's idle land may be used as a solar energy farm.

Editor in South Sudan is released on bail

Editor in South Sudan is released on bail after being held for 2 weeks

Judge to decide if indicted Louisiana sheriff can carry gun

A federal judge will decide if a south Louisiana sheriff accused of making anti-Semitic threats can carry a gun while awaiting trial on charges he directed officers to assault prisoners

The 'Corpse Flower' Smells Like Rotting Flesh and is Blooming in NYC

A planed dubbed 'The Corpse Flower' earned its name because it smells like rotting flesh when it's in bloom. New York City is about to experience it. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has more.

The Latest: Ruling against US Sen. Menendez will be appealed

An attorney for Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez of New Jersey says he will ask the full 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to review a three-judge panel's ruling allowing the corruption case against him to move forward

Whole Foods 'World's Healthiest' Slogan Was Rejected

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office says "World's Healthiest Grocery Store" is way too hard to prove.

The Latest: Mother says no sign daughter was planning attack

The mother of a 14-year-old Wisconsin girl accused of slitting her brother's girlfriend's throat says the family saw no signs she was planning anything violent

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The Latest: No federal charges for deputies who shot rancher

Federal prosecutors say they won't pursue a criminal case against two Idaho sheriff's deputies who shot and killed an armed rancher, coming the same day the state attorney general decided not to file charges

Did Hillary Clinton Plagiarize A Line In Her DNC Speech? Maybe.

She is the latest person accused of plagiarism at the 2016 political conventions.

This video will leave you oddly satisfied

Thousands of balloons fell from the ceiling after Hillary Clinton accepted the Democratic nomination for president, but after the event, someone had to clean up the mess.

Groups ask appeals court to reconsider net neutrality ruling

Cable and telecom industry groups have filed petitions asking a federal appeals court to reconsider its ruling on net neutrality

Former defense official reacts to Trump's Russia remarks

Former U.S. Deputy Assistant Defense Secretary Evelyn Farkas talks to Christiane Amanpour about Donald Trump's appeal to Russia and his foreign policy approach.

The Latest: Police: 1 San Diego officer dead another injured

Authorities say one police officer has died and another remains in surgery after being shot in a San Diego neighborhood

Officer says prosecutors silenced him in Sandra Bland case

A police officer in the Texas town where Sandra Bland was pulled over and jailed says the county's top prosecutors threatened to end his career if he came forward with what he says is evidence of wrongdoing, an accusation the prosecutors deny

California coastline wildfire is big and getting bigger

A wildfire burning along California's Big Sur coastline keeps growing a week after it broke out, and looks to be a problem for the scenic region for many weeks to come

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Did Facebook Skimp Out On Billions In Taxes?

The IRS is investing assets Facebook moved to Ireland in 2010.

Monkeys Destroy Voter Lists in Thailand

Ahead of a referendum monkeys got into a polling station and destroyed voter lists. Thankfully everything should be back to normal before the vote actually happens. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

The Silence Was Deafening When Pope Francis Visited Auschwitz

The pope spent most of the historic visit to the former Nazi concentration camp in silent prayer and reflection.