August 12th, 2010
07:48 AM ET

Police: Man arrested in multi-state stabbings

A man was taken into custody in Atlanta in connection with the stabbings of 20 people, five who died, police said Thursday. The stabbings began in May and occurred in Michigan, Virginia and Ohio.

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Filed under: Crime • Justice • Michigan
August 12th, 2010
07:45 AM ET

Wednesday's live video events

Ongoing coverage - BP webcam of Gulf oil disaster

10:00 am ET - Senate floor - Senators return to Capitol Hill to consider border security legislation and to honor the late Ted Stevens.

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Filed under: On CNN.com today
August 12th, 2010
06:19 AM ET

World update: FIFA probes World Cup stars' 'humiliation'

An update from the CNN newsdesk in London on stories we're following on Thursday:

N. Korea soccer claims: Football's ruling body FIFA is investigating reports that North Korea's national team and head coach were humiliated by government officials following a disastrous showing at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.

Pakistan floods: The Indus River is expected to burst its banks, bringing more devastation in Pakistan where hundreds are already dead and millions affected by flooding.

Russia wildfires: Fires are now burning only 60km away from the Chernobyl disaster site, raising fears that radioactive smoke will become an issue.

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August 12th, 2010
03:31 AM ET

Rescuers reach 12 people trapped on Alaskan glacier

Rescuers on Wednesday reached a group of 12 people who had become trapped on an Alaskan glacier following the crash of a sightseeing plane three days earlier, authorities said.

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Filed under: Air travel • Alaska
August 12th, 2010
12:38 AM ET

Mets' pitcher in police custody after dispute

New York Mets pitcher Francisco "K-Rod" Rodriguez was arrested after a "domestic dispute" Wednesday night at the team's stadium, police told CNN.

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