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10 mountains for every kind of climber

(CNNGo) — Climbing pioneer George Mallory scaled some of the world’s biggest peaks “because they’re there.” But with so many mountains and so little time, how does a climber know where to start? We’ve taken some of the guesswork out … Continue reading

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Author examines the ‘Rules of Civility’

(CNN) — Pour yourself a cold martini, make sure it’s extra dry, put some classic jazz on the stereo, a mournful saxophone is a must, and settle in with one of the best-reviewed novels of the year, “Rules of Civility.” … Continue reading

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Doctor: Murray guilty even if Jackson injected himself

Los Angeles (CNN) — Dr. Conrad Murray’s delay in calling 911 for help as soon as he realized Michael Jackson was not breathing may have cost the pop icon his life, according to a cardiologist who testified Wednesday in Murray’s … Continue reading

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Iranian plot to kill Saudi ambassador thwarted, U.S. officials say

Washington (CNN) — U.S. agents disrupted an Iranian assassination-for-hire scheme targeting Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to the United States, U.S. officials said Tuesday. Elements of the Iranian government directed the alleged plan, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said. A naturalized U.S. … Continue reading

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Tigers bounce back, drop Rangers in Game 3

DETROIT (AP) — Doug Fister delivered another strong start in a game Detroit needed and Miguel Cabrera homered and hit a tiebreaking double to lead the Tigers past the Texas Rangers 5-2 Tuesday night in Game 3 of the AL … Continue reading

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Review: ‘Real Steel’ a fight film for fathers and sons

(CNN) — The trouble with boxing is, people get hurt. Some time soon, according to “Real Steel,” the sport will get a radical technological upgrade and human pugilists will be replaced by robots; combatants who will fight to the death … Continue reading

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Final jury pool settled in underwear bomb case (AP)

DETROIT – A Nigerian on trial for a failed terrorist attack near Detroit kept his scorn for the U.S. under wraps Wednesday as a judge and lawyers settled on 47 people for final jury selection. Thirty-two women and 15 men … Continue reading

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