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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
05:46 PM ET

Four months later, Newtown victims' families open up

When something like the massacre in Newtown, Connecticut, happens, you wonder how in the world the parents ever go on? It has been four months now and the grief and pain is more than evident. But underneath, there is something else.

Noah Pozner loved wearing his brown winter jacket. He brought it to school at Sandy Hook Elementary on December 14, the day he and 19 other children were killed.

“It’s the things you hold on to when you have nothing left,” says Noah’s mother, Veronique Pozner.

Noah's parents share their family's story in People Magazine, clutching that same brown coat that a state trooper later tracked down and returned to them. Pozner sums up her grief, saying it's agonizing to see your baby's name on a tombstone.

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Filed under: Connecticut School Shooting • Newtown
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
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