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March 22nd, 2013
06:45 PM ET

Report: Americans consume too much salt

A new report warns that most Americans consume double the recommended sodium intake. CNN's Lisa Sylvester reports.

RELATED STORY: Toddler meals swimming in salt

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Filed under: Health • Lisa Sylvester
March 22nd, 2013
10:30 AM ET

Dissing their bosses in public

Dare to call your boss a snake. Listen to Leno unload on his network. Jeanne Moos reports on late-night tongue-lashings.

RELATED STORY: Leno swings at NBC as Fallon jokes about move

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Filed under: Jeanne Moos • Late night comedy • NBC
March 22nd, 2013
10:27 AM ET

Accidental gunshot at UN in 2007

Brian Todd reports on a shot accidentally fired by a Secret Service agent in 2007 at the UN. Was Iran's president there?

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Filed under: Brian Todd • Iran • Mahmoud Ahmadinejad • Secret Service • United Nations
March 22nd, 2013
10:25 AM ET

Ominous new threat from North Korea

CNN's Tom Foreman looks at whether North Korea's claims that it can strike U.S. bases in Japan and Guam are realistic.

RELATED STORY: North Korea warns that U.S. bases in Guam, Japan are within range


Filed under: Japan • North Korea • Tom Foreman
March 22nd, 2013
10:22 AM ET

West bank, Gaza are worlds apart

CNN's John King visits both Palestinian territories, comparing their economic and political situations.

RELATED STORY: Walking through Ramallah and Gaza, political differences become real


Filed under: Gaza • Israeli-Palestinian conflict • John King • World
March 22nd, 2013
10:19 AM ET

Gay rights issues dicey for GOP

Some GOP contenders for higher office are re-thinking gay rights issues out of political necessity. Dana Bash reports.

RELATED STORY: Married same-sex couple awaits epic high court appeal


Filed under: Dana Bash • Politics • Republicans • Same-sex marriage