February 8th, 2011
11:50 PM ET

The day's most popular stories

The five most popular stories on CNN.com in the past 24 hours, according to NewsPulse:

Baby left in arena toilet clings to life: A baby boy clings to life at a South Carolina hospital, three days after being abandoned in an arena toilet after a circus show, police said.

NFL apologizes for Super Bowl seat fiasco: Football officials are apologizing to ticket-holding fans who were denied seats at Sunday's Super Bowl, but that may not be enough to stop lawsuits over the issue from going ahead.

Investigating the killing of a protester: CNN's Nic Robertson investigates the shooting death of a protester by police in Alexandria, Egypt.

Plains, South brace for another winter storm: Snow began falling over Colorado and Kansas on Tuesday as yet another round of winter weather began marching across the United States barely a week after a record-setting winter storm roared across the Midwest.

Toddler disappears from house full of people: The parents of a Texas toddler are struggling for answers days after their young son mysteriously disappeared from a house full of people.


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  1. duke

    How about a real story??
    For instance,
    Did you know that outside of America the Bush administration are wanted??
    Turns out if ol curious george goes to europe he and others from his administration will be arrested and will be convicted quicker than Assange!!
    Knowing this bush had to cancel a speaking engagement the other day,but it flew under the radar because everybody was focused on egypt!
    Put the story up CNN??

    February 9, 2011 at 12:04 am | Report abuse |
  2. raven

    I saw the story bout the baby in the toilet yesterday and it nearly made me cry . what woman could do that ? I hope he makes it with no brain damage ,poor sweet baby . ugh,that woman,i just have no words .

    February 9, 2011 at 12:21 am | Report abuse |
  3. Jim

    Why is CNN pushing so hard to sell Piers Morgan? What it it about British arrogance that comes across as intelligence, when American arrogance appears redneck, and insulting? I don't get it. Every day, as if they push it long enough, I'll begin to believe it? And, atop the 5 most 'popular' stories of the day! Where's Hunter Thompson, and his explanation for the 'downward spiral of dumbness' when ya' need 'em? Dictators are arrogant, and, throughout history, are unsuccessful. Selling out American thought and culture to a shallow facade is...

    February 9, 2011 at 1:26 am | Report abuse |
  4. masshysteria

    what in the world?

    February 9, 2011 at 1:40 am | Report abuse |
  5. Floria sigmundi

    This movie is scary

    [youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0kJGachsPnk&w=640&h=360]

    February 9, 2011 at 3:11 am | Report abuse |
  6. Carlos from Mex

    Oh, but that super bowl is soooooo yesterday. I'm gay, and I want a boyfriend real fast before I get deported back to mexico. Si, soy joto.

    February 9, 2011 at 7:12 am | Report abuse |
  7. carlos from mex

    I want a Jumbo Polish sausage.

    February 9, 2011 at 7:49 am | Report abuse |
  8. chrissy

    sheesh carlos for the love of god just take matters into ur own hands and be quiet!

    February 9, 2011 at 10:14 pm | Report abuse |
  9. chrissy

    kinda crazy how a house full of ppl cant keep their eyes on one toddler!

    February 9, 2011 at 10:17 pm | Report abuse |