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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.

May 14th, 2013
02:03 PM ET

An 'ice tsunami' destroys homes

Must see video: CNN's Lisa Sylvester reports on an ice phenomenon that's invading dozens of lakefront homes. (Video)

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Filed under: Canada • Lisa Sylvester • Weather
April 15th, 2013
10:27 AM ET

Can you hijack a plane with an app?

CNN's Lisa Sylvester reports on a hacking expert who says he's developed technology that can hijack an airplane.

RELATED STORY: Hacker says phone app could hijack plane

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Filed under: Air travel • Hackers • Lisa Sylvester
April 5th, 2013
09:21 AM ET

Cancer patients turned away from clinics

Forced spending cuts are reducing Medicare payments and resulting in cancer patients being turned away by clinics. CNN's Lisa Sylvester reports.

RELATED STORY: Obama to propose changes to Medicare and Social Security in new budget

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Filed under: Budget cuts • cancer • Health • Lisa Sylvester • Medicare
April 3rd, 2013
12:48 PM ET

Obama wants $100M for brain research

Supporters say the president's plan will create jobs and help scientists better understand how the brain works.

RELATED STORY: Brain map seeks to unlock mysteries of the mind Updated Wed March 6, 2013

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Filed under: Lisa Sylvester • Medical
April 2nd, 2013
10:32 AM ET

Oil pipeline bursts in suburb

CNN's Lisa Sylvester reports on clean-up efforts following an major oil spill in Arkansas.

RELATED STORY: Pipeline leak brings crude reality to Arkansas

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Filed under: Arkansas • Lisa Sylvester • Oil
March 30th, 2013
10:16 AM ET

Chief justice victim of credit card fraud

CNN's Lisa Sylvester reports on how even Chief Justice John Roberts is not immune to credit card theft.

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Filed under: Chief Justice John ROberts • Crime • Finance • Lisa Sylvester • Supreme Court
March 27th, 2013
02:21 PM ET

Should airlines use weight-based fares?

CNN's Lisa Sylvester looks at a proposal for airlines to save money by charging passengers by their weight.

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March 26th, 2013
10:24 AM ET

Why designer won't dress Michelle Obama

Oscar de la Renta speaks about why he has not designed something for Michelle Obama. CNN's Lisa Sylvester reports.

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Filed under: Fashion • Lisa Sylvester • Michelle Obama • Situation Room
March 22nd, 2013
06:45 PM ET

Report: Americans consume too much salt

A new report warns that most Americans consume double the recommended sodium intake. CNN's Lisa Sylvester reports.

RELATED STORY: Toddler meals swimming in salt

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Filed under: Health • Lisa Sylvester
March 21st, 2013
10:10 AM ET

Can extinct species be brought back?

CNN's Lisa Sylvester looks at how science is very close to being able to give new life to extinct animals.

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Filed under: Animals • Lisa Sylvester • science
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