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March 29th, 2013
06:04 PM ET

Carson apologizes for homosexuality comment

(CNN) – Neurosurgeon Ben Carson, who rose to GOP fame in recent months, apologized Friday for appearing to equate homosexuality with the criminal acts of pedophilia and bestiality.

"I love gay people. I love straight people. So this was really, I think, on my behalf, somewhat insensitive and I certainly apologize if I offended anyone, because I was not in any way comparing gays with people who engage in bestiality or sexual child abuse," Carson said on CNN's "The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer."

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March 29th, 2013
10:28 AM ET

Kate Bolduan heads to new morning show

CNN's Wolf Blitzer says good-bye to Kate Bolduan as she leaves to co-anchor CNN's morning show with Chris Cuomo.

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Filed under: Kate Bolduan • Situation Room • Wolf Blitzer
March 29th, 2013
10:25 AM ET

Cops called over photo of boy with rifle

Did police go too far after a dad posted a photo on Facebook of his young son holding a rifle? CNN's Mary Snow has more.

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Filed under: Crime • Facebook • Guns • Mary Snow
March 29th, 2013
10:22 AM ET

North Korea puts rockets on standby

CNN's Chris Lawrence reports on North Korean TV announcing the country's leader has ordered rockets to be on standby.

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Filed under: Chris Lawrence • North Korea • World
March 29th, 2013
10:17 AM ET

Feds: Army vet helped al Qaeda group

A former U.S. soldier is charged with terror offenses after he allegedly helped an al Qaeda-linked rebel group in Syria. CNN's Jill Dougherty reports.

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Filed under: al Qaeda • Jill Dougherty • Military • Syria • Terror • veteran
March 29th, 2013
10:14 AM ET

How to save government money: goats!

CNN's Tom Foreman details a few of the 86,000 ideas submitted to the White House that could save the government money.

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Filed under: Budget cuts • Tom Foreman • virtual studio