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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 5-6:30pm ET on CNN.

October 23rd, 2013
07:39 PM ET

Teacher brutally murdered, 14-year-old charged

CNN's Don Lemon reports on a 14-year-old who has been charged in the death of a beloved young math teacher in Danvers, Massachusetts.


Filed under: Don Lemon • Massachusetts
October 23rd, 2013
07:37 PM ET

Classmate: He acted normal

A classmate of a teen who is accused of killing his teacher talks to Wolf Blitzer about her interactions with him.


Filed under: Law Enforcement • Massachusetts
October 23rd, 2013
07:36 PM ET

Royal baby lookalikes

Can you tell the real royal baby from the fake one? CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on lookalike photos getting the royal treatment.


Filed under: Jeanne Moos • Royal Baby
Michael Skakel conviction overturned
October 23rd, 2013
07:14 PM ET

Michael Skakel conviction overturned

News that broke in The Situation Room: Michael Skakel, a cousin of the Kennedy's, will get a new trial after his 2002 conviction for killing neighbor Martha Moxley with a golf club in 1975. Skakel's attorney argued that former attorney Michael Sherman failed to adequately represent him in court, and Connecticut Appellate Judge Thomas Bishop agreed.

“Although defense counsel’s errors of judgment and execution are not the fault of the state, a defendant’s constitutional right to adequate representation cannot be overshadowed by the inconvenience and financial and emotional cost of a new trial,” Judge Bishop wrote in his decision.
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October 23rd, 2013
07:03 PM ET

Sebelius in the hot seat

She's built her career preparing for this moment. CNN's Brian Todd profiles the woman at the heart of the fight over Obamacare, the President's Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.


Filed under: Brian Todd • Kathleen Sebelius • Obamacare