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India heat drink

Sugam Pokharel/CNN

Deadly Indian heat wave drags on

Mallayia Baddula sits barefoot beneath the shelter of his hut in Perepally, a small village outside Hyderabad.

He's 76-years old and mourning the death of his son Venkatesham, who at half his age succumbed to the heat during the recent hot, dry spell.

Anthrax microscope

CDC

Live anthrax inadvertently sent by military

Four Defense Department workers in the United States and up to 22 overseas have been put in post-exposure treatment, a defense official said, following the revelation the U.S. military inadvertently shipped live anthrax samples in the past several da...

Airport security, TSA

Robert Johnson/CNN

American arrested with grenade at airport

An American accused of trying to take a live grenade and knife through airport security in the Philippines has been arrested, an airport official said.

Cipriano de Guzman was being held at Manila's Ninoy Aquino International Airport after the weapons ...

Wendy Sherman

pool

Top State Department official to depart

A top State Department official -- Wendy Sherman -- will depart following the completion of the Iran nuclear talks, a source confirms to CNN. Sherman has been the lead U.S. negotiator with Iran as the Obama administration has pursued a nuclear agreem...

Stephen Curry, Golden State Warriors

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Warriors beat Rockets, head to NBA Finals

With a 104-90 win over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night, the Golden State Warriors advance to the NBA Finals for the first time in 40 years.

The Warriors will face LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals. The Warriors will host Game 1 of the Finals on June 4.

One game after suffering a head contusion, Stephen Curry scored 26 points and Harrison Barnes had 24 points. ...

Six Baltimore officers indicted

CNN

Officers want trials moved out of Baltimore

Six Baltimore police officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray want their trials moved out of the city.

Lawyers for the officers filed a motion for a change of venue on Wednesday. They say their clients cannot receive a fair trial in Baltimore bec...

Josh Ozersky 2

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Food writer's death was accidental, ME says

Noted food writer Josh Ozersky, known as an unabashed fan of the carnivorous lifestyle, has died at the age of 47.

He died May 4 at a hotel bathroom in Chicago. The Cook County Medical Examiner's office said Wednesday that the death was accidental fro...

Burgers, colon microbiome

CNN

Scientists eye how foods affect bacteria in your colon

Next time you are trying to decide what's for dinner, consider that you are eating for two. You and your gut microbiome.

The bacterial community in your colon is home to about 100 trillion bacterial cells; there are about 10 times more of these bacter...

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On this day: May 28

Spanish Armada, 1588

Public domain

The Spanish Armada sets sail for England, John Muir organizes the Sierra Club, Volkswagen is founded, Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass dominate the charts, and "The Last Supper" goes back on display after a two-decade restoration, all on this day.

World's most powerful women

Hillary, Bill Clinton Jan 2015

Selcuk Acar/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

Here's a list of the world's most powerful women for 2015, as complied by Forbes.

On this day: May 27

1896 St. Louis tornado destruction

U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

A tornado nearly wipes out St. Louis, the Chrysler Building and the Golden Gate Bridge open, the Sex Pistols court controversy with "God Save the Queen," and Arsenio Hall signs off, all on this day.

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