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2015 NFL Draft: Titans get C- for picking Marcus Mariota at No. 2

Pete Prisco gives the Titans get a C- for drafting Marcus Mariota second overall in the 2015 NFL Draft.<p>With the second pick in the 1st round of the …

Football (U.S.)

Delta's CEO Just Cashed a $17.6 Million Paycheck for the Last Year

Airlines are making big profits, and CEOs are cashing in.<p>Delta Air Lines Inc. disclosed Thursday that CEO Richard Anderson got a 22 percent increase …

Monsters: Dark Continent review – ruin-porn, war-porn and porn-porn

This uncompromisingly boring and pointless film must count as the worst sequel of the decade. Gareth Edwards’s original 2010 movie, Monsters, packed a real satirical punch with its story of how creatures from outer-space had been quarantined by the US in Mexico. But this new film simply takes a …

Monsters

Ex-TSA Agent Charged With Faking Cancer to Take Time Off

A former agent of the Transportation Security Administration is free on bond on charges that he faked having cancer to take advantage of more than a year's worth of sick leave donated by federal employees, according to federal court documents.<p>The alleged scam by Marc Bess Sr., 42, of Riverdale, …

Corruption

Sentences reduced in Atlanta cheating scandal

<b>Atlanta (CNN) —</b> A judge, declaring he wasn't "comfortable" with seven-year prison terms given earlier to three educators in the Atlanta Public Schools cheating scandal, on Thursday reduced their sentences to three years in prison.<p>"I'm not comfortable with it," Fulton County Superior Court Judge …

Criminal Sentencing

Obama confronts 'cruel' reality of his drone war

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The long trail of civilian death left by President Barack Obama's drone war finally has an innocent American face.<p>In an extraordinary moment, Obama appeared Thursday in the White House briefing room to apologize for the accidental killings of an American and an Italian hostage in …

National Security

Mexican girl mistakenly sent to US woman is back home

GUANAJUATO, Mexico (AP) — Alondra Luna Nunez was a young girl when she had a mishap with a remote-control car, leaving a scar between her eyebrows. …

Crime

Transgender Teen Chase Culpepper Wins Right to Wear Makeup in South Carolina DMV Photo

A South Carolina transgender teen has won the right to wear makeup in her driver's license photo as part of a settlement with the state’s Department of Motor Vehicles announced on Wednesday.<p>As part of the settlement, South Carolina’s DMV will alter its policies to allow people to take driver's …

LGBTQI

Jerusalem's Armenians reflect on massacre anniversary - CNN Video

CNN producer Kareem Khadder spoke to members of the Armenian community in Jerusalem commemorating centennial of the Armenian massacre.

Turner Broadcasting

UN: High civilian toll in Yemen conflict; at least 550 dead

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — With combatants fighting in neighborhoods and Saudi-led coalition warplanes pounding Iran-backed rebels from the sky, Yemen's war …

Middle East