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Surprises rock the Senate races that will decide America’s future
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Surprises rock the Senate races that will decide America’s future

CNN  —  Late twists are rocking the tight Senate races that will decide the destiny of a chamber now narrowly run by Democrats – as well as the future direction of America itself – on Election Day in just 12 days. The Democrats’ best chance of snatching a Senate seat held by Republicans may have...

Arizona gubernatorial candidate Katie Hobbs’ campaign headquarters burglarized
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Arizona gubernatorial candidate Katie Hobbs’ campaign headquarters burglarized

CNN  —  The campaign headquarters of Arizona’s Democratic candidate for governor and current Secretary of State Katie Hobbs was broken into this week, a campaign official and law enforcement told CNN on Wednesday. Phoenix police responded to a burglary report Tuesday afternoon and “learned that items were taken from the property sometime during the night,”...

15 killed, 40 injured in terrorist attack claimed by ISIS in Iran
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15 killed, 40 injured in terrorist attack claimed by ISIS in Iran

CNN  —  At least 15 people were killed and 40 others were injured Wednesday in a “terrorist attack” at the Shahcheragh Shrine in the city of Shiraz, southern Iran, according to state-run media and Iranian officials. Two children were among the victims, according to state-run Press TV. Iranian security forces have arrested two of the...

Rifle used in the St. Louis school shooting had been taken from the gunman days before the attack, police say
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Rifle used in the St. Louis school shooting had been taken from the gunman days before the attack, police say

CNN  —  The AR-15-style rifle used in the deadly St. Louis school shooting had been taken from the shooter’s possession during an interaction with police about a week before the attack, and it’s unclear how he got it back, police say. The gunman, 19-year-old Orlando Harris, opened fire on Monday, killing student Alexandria Bell, 15,...

Health insurance mysteries, explained | CNN
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Health insurance mysteries, explained | CNN

Editor’s Note: Sign up for CNN’s Stress, But Less newsletter. Our six-part mindfulness guide will inform and inspire you to reduce stress while learning how to harness it. CNN  —  Whether you’re getting kicked off your parent’s health insurance plan or have been doing open enrollment for years, navigating health insurance jargon can be daunting....

Thai tycoon and transgender rights advocate buys Miss Universe for $20 million
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Thai tycoon and transgender rights advocate buys Miss Universe for $20 million

CNN  —  A Thai media tycoon and transgender rights advocate has bought the Miss Universe Organization for $20 million, according to her company, which will now host the international beauty pageant. Anne Jakkaphong Jakrajutatip is the CEO of JKN Global Group PCL, a Thailand-based media distribution company, though she’s perhaps better known for her role...

Mahsa Amini: Clashes break out as people mourn teen’s death
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Mahsa Amini: Clashes break out as people mourn teen’s death

CNN  —  Clashes broke out throughout Iran Wednesday as thousands of people came to the burial site of Mahsa Amini in Saqqez, a city in the Kurdistan province, to mark 40 days since her death, semi-official Iranian state news agency ISNA said. Protests have swept through the Islamic Republic following the death of the 22-year-old...