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Holly Madison and others explore the dark side of the Playboy lifestyle

Wed, 12/08/2021 - 22:01
Four years after the death of Hugh Hefner, some insiders are coming forward to share what they say was the reality of life inside the Playboy empire.
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Dr. Gupta questions Pfizer chief scientist on vaccine's Omicron defense

Wed, 12/08/2021 - 21:44
CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta speaks with Pfizer's Chief Scientific Officer Mikael Dolsten about preliminary lab studies that show a booster of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine is needed to neutralize the Omicron variant and that first two doses may not provide sufficient protection.
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A swarm of more than 40 earthquakes in 24 hours is causing a buzz in the northwest US

Wed, 12/08/2021 - 21:32
One of North America's most active fault lines sprung to life on Tuesday after a swarm of more than 40 earthquakes -- ranging from a magnitude 3.5 to 5.8 -- rattled off the coast of Oregon, catching the attention and concern of millions in the region.
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Won't-run-if-Trump-runs question leads to waiting game for likely 2024 candidates

Wed, 12/08/2021 - 21:15
Donald Trump's wait-and-see approach to the 2024 election has frozen the next Republican presidential primary before it's even begun.
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Highest number of daily Covid deaths in Germany since February

Wed, 12/08/2021 - 21:05
Germany recorded its highest number of daily deaths from Covid-19 since February on Wednesday, as it struggles to bring a fourth wave of the pandemic under control.
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Christmas tree outside Fox News HQ engulfed in flames

Wed, 12/08/2021 - 20:38
New York City police have taken a man into custody after he allegedly set a Christmas tree on fire outside of the Fox News Studios in Manhattan. NYPD spokesperson Detective Adam Navarro tells CNN the fire broke out just after midnight on December 8. CNN's Brynn Gingras reports.
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South African doctor shares stats on Omicron patients

Wed, 12/08/2021 - 20:37
Dr. Angelique Coetzee, one of the first doctors in South Africa treating Omicron patients, shares numbers on the vaccination rate of those infected with the new variant.
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Parents of the social media generation are not OK

Wed, 12/08/2021 - 20:16
Last September, just a few weeks into the school year, Sabine Polak got a call from the guidance counselor. Her 14-year-old daughter was struggling with depression and had contemplated suicide.
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Novak Djokovic on Australian Open entry list but Serena Williams will miss tournament

Wed, 12/08/2021 - 20:13
Novak Djokovic has been named on the entry list for next month's Australian Open, while Serena Williams has withdrawn on medical grounds.
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The inside story of InterContinental Hotels' quest to export 1960s American glamor to the world

Wed, 12/08/2021 - 19:44
Every time InterContinental Hotel interior designer Neal Prince stepped off a Pan Am aircraft in a new destination, he'd head straight to the city center for inspiration.
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See Japanese billionaire blast off into space

Wed, 12/08/2021 - 19:17
Yusaku Maezawa, a Japanese billionaire, soared into outer space aboard a Russian-built Soyuz capsule and rocket, kicking off the first self-funded tourism mission to the International Space Station in a decade. CNN's Blake Essig reports.
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Kim Kardashian praises ex Kanye West for introducing her to fashion

Wed, 12/08/2021 - 19:10
Kim Kardashian has undergone a style evolution, and it is in part down to her ex, Kanye West, she says.
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Merkel receives standing ovation as new German chancellor is elected

Wed, 12/08/2021 - 18:48
Olaf Scholz has been voted in as Germany's new Chancellor, bringing an end to Angela Merkel's four terms at the helm of Europe's largest economy. CNN's Fred Pleitgen reports.
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Why millions of German residents can't vote

Wed, 12/08/2021 - 18:36
Editor's note: This story is part of CNN's commitment to covering issues around identity, including race, gender, sexuality, religion, class and caste.
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The Ashes: England bowled out for just 147 at the 'Gabbatoir' on thrilling opening day

Wed, 12/08/2021 - 18:34
England collapsed on the first day of the opening Test of The Ashes on Wednesday, eventually being bowled out by Australia for 147.
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Atletico Madrid beats Porto in bad-tempered clash to advance in the Champions League

Wed, 12/08/2021 - 18:19
Atletico Madrid beat Porto 3-1 in a bad-tempered clash to steal a place in the knockout stages of the Champions League.
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Margaret Atwood made her name through dystopias. Now she wants to build a brighter future

Wed, 12/08/2021 - 18:16
Author Margaret Atwood has imagined a future society that imprisons law-abiding citizens ("The Heart Goes Last"), a post-apocalyptic world filled with genetically modified creatures ("Oryx and Crake") and, most famously, a theocracy that forces fertile women to bear children for the privileged ("The Handmaid's Tale").
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Kim Potter trial: Here's what we know about the officer who fatally shot Daunte Wright

Wed, 12/08/2021 - 18:13
The trial of Kim Potter begins this week as jurors determine whether the former suburban Minneapolis police officer purposely shot a 20-year-old Black man or truly mistook a gun for a Taser during a traffic stop.
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