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October 15th, 2014
05:55 PM ET

2nd Ebola diagnoses angers nurses' union

Many questions are being raised about how two nurses have contracted Ebola in Dallas. CNN's Ed Lavandera reports. Full story

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Filed under: Ebola • Ed Lavandera • Health • Texas
November 22nd, 2013
07:07 PM ET

Dallas ceremony marks JFK assassination

Dallas held its first official ceremony to commemorate the assassination of President John F. Kennedy after 50 years.


Filed under: Ed Lavandera • John F. Kennedy
September 17th, 2013
08:06 PM ET

Navy Yard shooter: Like Jekyll and Hyde

One friend says Navy Yard gunman Aaron Alexis was smart and of sound mind, but another says he showed signs of paranoia. CNN's Ed Lavandera reports.


Filed under: Aaron Alexis • Ed Lavandera • Navy Yard Shooting
September 16th, 2013
08:36 PM ET

Friend of Navy gunman speaks to CNN

"I just don't know... I have no idea."

A friend of Aaron Alexis, the man officials have identified as the dead Navy Yard shooter, speaks to CNN's Ed Lavandera in Ft. Worth, Texas.


Filed under: Ed Lavandera • Navy Yard Shooting • Texas
January 9th, 2013
03:24 PM ET

FBI details booby traps in suspect's home

Police reveal new information about the movie theater shooting in the second day of James Holmes' preliminary hearing.


Filed under: Colorado • Crime • Ed Lavandera
November 14th, 2012
01:30 PM ET

Who is Jill Kelley?

CNN's Ed Lavandera reports on the woman who helped expose CIA Director David Petraeus' affair.

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Filed under: David Petraeus • Ed Lavandera
November 9th, 2012
12:30 PM ET

Future of pot in Colorado hazy

CNN's Ed Lavandera reports on Colorado's legalization of marijuana for recreational use.


Filed under: Colorado • Ed Lavandera • marijuana
July 24th, 2012
10:55 AM ET

Chilling first look at accused shooter

James Holmes, the suspect in the Colorado theater shootings, had a bizarre look and a dazed expression in court.

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Filed under: Colorado • Crime • Ed Lavandera