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January 13th, 2014
07:34 PM ET

Study: NSA data collection doesn't aid fight against terrorism

While President Obama is making reforms to the NSA's data collection programs, a new report says the agency's collection hasn't done anything to prevent another 9/11-like terror attack. CNN's Brianna Keilar reports.


Filed under: Brianna Keilar • NSA leaks • Terror
January 13th, 2014
07:21 PM ET

West Virginia water safe to drink

In an interview with Wolf Blitzer, West Virginia's Secretary for Environmental Protection explains what triggered last week's water ban and what steps the state has taken to make the water safe again.

January 13th, 2014
07:00 PM ET

Clock ticking on Iran nuclear deal

Over a month after the Iran nuclear deal was signed, the requirements will go into effect next week. But U.S. lawmakers are continuing to push for new sanctions, and their efforts may impact how effective the deal is. CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.


Filed under: Congress • Iran • Jim Sciutto • Nuclear
January 13th, 2014
06:53 PM ET

Rep. Pallone: Christie misused Sandy funds

Embattled New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is facing another scandal: The federal government is now investigating whether or not he misused funds meant for Hurricane Sandy relief by creating a tourism ad that prominently featured himself and his family in the middle of his reelection campaign. Wolf Blitzer talks to Rep. Frank Pallone, D-New Jersey, who says the money could have been used for homeowners and businesses hit by the superstorm.

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Filed under: Chris Christie • Interviews • New Jersey • Sandy
January 13th, 2014
06:47 PM ET

Plane lands at wrong airport: What went wrong?

Our own Brian Todd goes into a simulator to take a look at what could have caused pilots of a Southwest flight to land at the wrong airport.

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Filed under: Air travel • Brian Todd