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Wolf Blitzer delivers the most important breaking news and political, international, and national security stories of the day. Tune to The Situation Room weekdays 5-7pm ET on CNN.

April 5th, 2013
07:05 PM ET

Obama's 'best looking' remark causes stir

President Obama stirs up a hornets' nest with a comment about California's attorney general. CNN's Rene Marsh explains.

RELATED STORY: Obama apologizes for quip, which some called sexist


Filed under: Barack Obama • Gender • Kamala Harris • Women
April 5th, 2013
10:22 AM ET

Friday 6pm ET: Special edition of the Situation Room: North Korean Crisis

Two medium-range missiles have been loaded onto mobile launchers in North Korea and are ready to be launched, South Korea's semi-official Yonhap news agency reported Friday, citing military sources in Seoul.

With tensions escalating on the Korean Peninsula, Wolf Blitzer continues to take us inside the conflict with a special edition of The Situation Room: North Korean Crisis airing Friday at 6pm ET on CNN. The hour-long special will air after the regularly scheduled 5pm ET hour of The Situation Room.

How do you think the U.S. should respond to North Koreaโ€™s threats and actions?

RELATED VIDEO: Alaska might be in range of North Korea
Retired General James "Spider" Marks says a North Korea missile can't reach Hawaii or California but some parts of Alaska may be reachable.

RELATED VIDEO: Life in North Korea
Wolf Blitzer gives us a look behind the scenes at daily life for people in the closed-off dictatorship of North Korea


Filed under: North Korea • Wolf Blitzer
April 5th, 2013
09:35 AM ET

This guy's mustache can dance

Watch this man's mustache "dance." CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on the toothless talent with the magic mustache.

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Filed under: Entertainment • Jeanne Moos
April 5th, 2013
09:29 AM ET

Fired Rutgers coach to get a big bonus

Rutgers University is going to pay former basketball coach Mike Rice a $100,000 bonus after he was fired. CNN's Pamela Brown reports.

RELATED STORY: Rutgers basketball assistant resigns after video surfaces


Filed under: Sports
April 5th, 2013
09:21 AM ET

Cancer patients turned away from clinics

Forced spending cuts are reducing Medicare payments and resulting in cancer patients being turned away by clinics. CNN's Lisa Sylvester reports.

RELATED STORY: Obama to propose changes to Medicare and Social Security in new budget

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Filed under: Budget cuts • cancer • Health • Lisa Sylvester • Medicare