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November 26th, 2013
08:00 PM ET

Hollywood producer - and Israeli spy

He has produced some of Hollywood's biggest blockbusters and most acclaimed films, but Arnon Milchan's double life as a spy is the stuff movies are made of. CNN's Nischelle Turner reports.


Filed under: Hollywood • Israel • Nischelle Turner
November 26th, 2013
07:45 PM ET

Hunger games: Turkey v. Turkey

Pres. Obama will pardon not one, but two turkeys this year. But only one of them gets to be the national Thanksgiving turkey of the year. CNN'S Jeanne Moos reports on the battle to be number one.


Filed under: Jeanne Moos
America's mental health care crisis
November 26th, 2013
07:41 PM ET

America's mental health care crisis

Warning signs missed, cries for help ignored – it is a story at the heart of the Newtown school shooting and the Creigh Deeds attempted murder-suicide. But the truth is, it happens across the country. Ten percent of all homicides in the U.S. are committed by people with untreated mental illnesses, and at least 450,000 mentally ill Americans are living in jails and prisons because public resources have been cut. While the full picture is only beginning to emerge, it is becoming increasingly clear: America has a mental health care crisis.

Our reporters and expert guests looked into the system that is supposed to treat some of society's most vulnerable and found some disturbing results.

CNN's Brian Todd investigates the state of the mental health care system in the United States and finds experts pleading for more resources.

Jim Acosta talks to Dr. Drew Pinsky, Sheriff Tom Dart, and Sen. Richard Blumenthal about the state of our crumbling mental health care system and its effects on the rest of society.

November 26th, 2013
07:13 PM ET

U.S. defies China with B-52 flight

Two U.S. warplanes flew over the East China Sea in a disputed area that despite Japan's protestations, China is claiming as an air defense zone. CNN's Barbara Starr reports.


Filed under: Barbara Starr • China • Japan • Military
November 26th, 2013
07:06 PM ET

America's mental health care crisis

Warning signs missed, cries for help ignored - it is a story at the heart of the Newtown school shooting and the Creigh Deeds attempted murder-suicide, but the truth is it happens across the country. CNN's Brian Todd investigates the state of the mental health care system in the United States and finds experts pleading for more resources.