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A man who was wrongly convicted of murder when he was 14 clears his name after 27 long years

<b>(CNN) —</b> John Bunn was just 14 when he was jailed for the murder of an off-duty correction officer in Brooklyn.<p>He was finally able to clear his name Tuesday, when a judge formally exonerated him after 27 years. He's 41 now.<p>He wept as he hugged his attorneys in court. He approached the judge and held …

Framing

7 Concepts We Totally Take For Granted, Like 'White People'

Possibly the weirdest thing humans do is come up with something and then immediately act like it's always been around. Like the guys who started …

GOP pushes 2 top Cabinet picks through to full Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans jammed two of President Donald Trump's top Cabinet picks through the Senate Finance Committee with no Democrats in the …

Donald Trump

Obama administration is close to announcing measures to punish Russia for election interference

The Obama administration is close to announcing a series of measures to punish Russia for its interference in the 2016 presidential election, including economic sanctions and diplomatic censure, according to U.S. officials.<p>The administration is finalizing the details, which also are expected to …

Russia

Mark and Lola Consuelos Turn a Red Carpet Event Into a Fun Father-Daughter Date

We've basically watched Mark Consuelos and Kelly Ripa's three adorable children grow up before our very eyes, and their 15-year-old daughter, Lola, has officially turned into a gorgeous young lady. Mark recently opened up about his close relationship with his daughter, who moved out to LA with him …

Colorado Rejects Single-Payer Healthcare Insurance

Colorado voters dealt a blow to single-payer health insurance, a controversial ballot initiative that would have provided medical coverage to all state residents through a payroll tax.<p>The idea was backed by progressives, but opposed by the business community, health insurers, Democratic Gov. John …

Health Care