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August 13th, 2012
10:27 AM ET

Disabled vet mocked at hotel

A paralyzed war veteran says a hotel worker in Texas mocked his request for help down a flight of stairs.


Filed under: Sandra Endo • Texas • veteran
August 13th, 2012
10:21 AM ET

Chavez claims capture of U.S. spy

Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez claims his forces captured a U.S. spy. CNN's Brian Todd reports.

RELATED STORY: Venezuela says U.S. detainee was a Marine

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Filed under: Brian Todd • Hugo Chavez • spy • Venezuela
August 13th, 2012
10:11 AM ET

Special Ops troops lured then killed

A man in an Afghan military uniform kills three U.S. troops, Chris Lawrence reports on the latest in a string of attacks.

RELATED STORY: Afghan police officer fires on NATO troops


Filed under: Afghanistan • Chris Lawrence • Military
August 13th, 2012
09:53 AM ET

Ad shows congressman punching people

CNN's Lisa Sylvester reports on the new political attack ad showing Congressman Allen West punching various people.

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Filed under: 2012 election • ads • Allen West • Lisa Sylvester • Politics
August 13th, 2012
08:09 AM ET

The secret lives of cats caught on camera

Do you ever wonder what cats do when they think we're not looking? CNN's Jeanne Moos finds out.

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Filed under: Jeanne Moos