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President Barack Obama to meet, pay respects to new Saudi King

<b>(CNN) —</b> U.S. President Barack Obama will travel to Saudi Arabia on Tuesday in order to meet the newly appointed monarch, King Salman, and pay his respects to the family of the late King Abdullah, the White House said Saturday.<p>Vice President Joe Biden was originally set to have led a delegation to …

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Adrian Peterson Reportedly Declines to Appear at NFL Disciplinary Hearing

Adrian Peterson's stay on the exempt list may not end any time soon after the Minnesota Vikings running back missed a scheduled disciplinary hearing with the NFL on Friday.<p>On Sunday morning, Peterson released a statement through NFLPA.com:<p>The report that I backed out of a meeting with the NFL is …

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Another cold blast expected to hammer Plains, Midwest and East

The early winter storm that socked much of the United States with cold weather last week is expected to make an encore performance.<p>The mercury will plummet on Monday and Tuesday in the Northeast and Southeast, the CNN weather team reported Saturday.<p>In Atlanta, Birmingham, Alabama; and Memphis, …

World leaders take Putin to task over Ukraine at G20 in Australia

For Russian President Vladimir Putin, the G20 summit in Australia didn't prove to be a very amicable occasion.<p>Putin has found himself on the receiving end of a series of sharp verbal jabs from some of his fellow world leaders.<p>The reason? Russia's interference in Ukraine.<p>One of the bluntest rebukes …

Deutsche Bank Posts $117 Million Loss, Replaces CFO

Germany's top lender reported quarterly pretax income of 266 million euros, lifted by a 4% pretax profit rise from investment banking.<p>Deutsche's CFO Stefan Krause is also being shuffled into a strategy role as of May 2015. He is being replaced by Marcus Schenck of Goldman Sachs, who will start as …

NJ nurse quarantined under Ebola watch cleared by CDC to go home

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's administration on Monday said a health care worker quarantined under an Ebola watch after she returned from Sierra Leone -- and who threatened a lawsuit -- has been cleared to go home.<p>The state Department of Health said the patient, Kaci Hickox, has been …

Shia LaBeouf Doesn't Mind Being Called a Cannibal

Some might be taken aback if accused of being a cannibal, but <i>not</i> a one Shia LaBeouf.<p>In a new video by singer-songwriter Rob Cantor, dancers and …