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August 8th, 2012
09:09 PM ET

Seven years in The Situation Room

It was seven years ago that Wolf Blitzer first told audiences, "You're in the Situation Room." To mark the seven-year anniversary, Wolf Blitzer played a clip from the very first show.

Wolf also reflected on his most significant memories as anchor.


Filed under: anniversary • Situation Room • Wolf Blitzer
August 8th, 2012
03:32 PM ET

Did man try to copycat theater shooting?

Police in Ohio arrested a man at a "Dark Knight Rises" screening with multiple weapons. Deborah Feyerick reports.


Filed under: Deborah Feyerick • Ohio • weapons
August 8th, 2012
03:25 PM ET

Covert theft at Smithsonian uncovered

Smithsonian parking attendants are charged with stealing more than $400,000 in fees. Lisa Sylvester reports.

RELATED STORY: Booth attendants charged in Smithsonian parking fee thefts

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Filed under: Lisa Sylvester • museum • Smithsonian
August 8th, 2012
03:19 PM ET

Author: 'White power' music targets youth

CNN's Drew Griffin reports on the "white power" music scene, a galvanizing force for hate groups around the country.

RELATED STORY: Temple killings put spotlight on 'hate rock'


Filed under: Drew Griffin • Music • Wolf Blitzer
August 8th, 2012
03:15 PM ET

Son: Mom wanted one last prayer

A woman was killed during the Sikh temple shooting and her sons say she just wanted to pray one last time.


Filed under: Sikh • Wisconsin