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Iowa voters grade GOP candidates' debate performance, dump Trump

<b>Pella, Iowa (CNN) —</b> The first debate of the 2016 cycle is finally over. But how did it play?<p>As Republicans gathered to duke it out in Cleveland, CNN assembled a focus group of undecided Iowa Republican voters in Pella, a small town east of Des Moines, moderated by CNN's Joe Johns.<p>In recent …

Government

The woman who made Hillary cry

New Hampshire's Marianne Pernold Young calls Clinton "a true megalomaniac," but hopes she wins.<p>PORTSMOUTH, N.H. — Seven years ago, the last time Hillary Clinton came to this state trying to be president, a woman asked her a question here in a coffee shop.<p>“How do you do it?” Marianne Pernold Young …

Government

This Designer’s Beautiful Illustrations Celebrate Women Who Changed The World

It’s a statistic that’s impossible to ignore: Nearly half of the U.S. workforce is comprised of women, yet only 26% are in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) careers. What’s worse is the number of women who are actually in STEM careers is dropping due to a lack of promotions …

Why are van Gogh's paintings slowly turning white?

Something's different about Vincent van Gogh's work.<p>It has been puzzling art curators and experts for a long time, but scientists at the University of Antwerp discovered the reason why some of van Gogh's most prized works of art are turning white.<p>It's the plumbonacrite!<p>Also known as red lead, …

Being a Photographer in Cuba

Cuba is the easiest place to take photographs in the world. I should clarify. As a photographer, if you want to take an interesting photo, or a pretty photo, or a striking photo, or a heartbreaking photo, or a life-affirming photo, or any kind of photo, Cuba is the easiest place to do that. I'm the …

Six-Legged Giant Finds Secret Hideaway, Hides For 80 Years

No, this isn't a make-believe place. It's real.<p>They call it "Ball's Pyramid." It's what's left of an old volcano that emerged from the sea about 7 million years ago. A British naval officer named Ball was the first European to see it in 1788. It sits off Australia, in the South Pacific. It is …

Transcript: Everything Hillary Clinton Said on the Email Controversy

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton held a press conference Tuesday to discuss the controversy over her use of a private email account for …