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December 10th, 2013
08:15 PM ET

Obama pays homage to Mandela

At a memorial for Nelson Mandela, President Obama urged listeners to apply his principles to their own lives.


Filed under: Jim Acosta • Nelson Mandela • President Obama
December 10th, 2013
08:09 PM ET

Girl's fight for cancer research lives

Gabriella Miller may have lost her cancer battle, but her fight for cancer research carries on. Dana Bash reports.


Filed under: cancer • Congress • Dana Bash
December 10th, 2013
08:06 PM ET

Ryan: Deal eliminates shutdown in January

Rep. Paul Ryan and Sen. Patty Murray say they've reached a budget deal that will avert a government shutdown in January.


Filed under: Government shutdown • Paul Ryan
December 10th, 2013
08:02 PM ET

Handshake seen around the world

CNN's Brian Todd reports on Pres. Obama's handshake with Cuban Pres. Raul Castro at Nelson Mandela's memorial service.


Filed under: Brian Todd • Cuba • President Obama
December 10th, 2013
07:59 PM ET

Obama shakes up White House team

President Obama hopes two additions to his staff will help turn around his second term. Brianna Keilar reports.


Filed under: Barack Obama • Brianna Keilar • White House