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August 8th, 2013
01:10 PM ET

Eight years of "The Situation Room"

Eight years ago, Wolf Blitzer welcomed viewers into "The Situation Room," a place "where news and information from around the world arrive in one place simultaneously." Here's a look back at our very first episode on August 8, 2005. What are some of your favorite memories of the show over the last eight years?


Filed under: Situation Room • Wolf Blitzer
August 8th, 2013
11:39 AM ET

Rick Warren faces scammers

Pastor Rick Warren says many fake Facebook pages trying to profit from his son's death have been shut down.

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Filed under: Mary Snow • Rick Warren
August 8th, 2013
11:33 AM ET

2012: Massive fire on nuclear sub

A fire burns for more than 12 hours aboard nuclear powered submarine. CNN's Chris Lawrence reports.

RELATED STORY: Man torches $400 million nuke sub; Navy's budget struggles for air


Filed under: Chris Lawrence • fire • Submarine • U.S. Navy
August 8th, 2013
11:29 AM ET

Next hit network: Dog TV

Dog TV ... will it turn your dog into a canine couch potato? CNN's Jeanne Moos has the latest in pup programming.

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Filed under: Jeanne Moos
August 8th, 2013
11:28 AM ET

What are the odds of winning Powerball?

CNN's Tom Foreman takes a look at the odds of winning, or not winning, the Powerball jackpot.

RELATED STORY: At least 3 winning tickets for $448 million Powerball jackpot


Filed under: Lottery • Tom Foreman
August 8th, 2013
11:23 AM ET

Usher's ex-wife makes custody bid

Usher's ex-wife says the singer's negligence led to an incident in which one of their children almost drowned.

RELATED STORY: Usher's ex-wife cites son's pool mishap in custody bid


Filed under: Alina Machado • Usher