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Supremacist rambles about motive for Jewish site murders

Heather Hollingsworth, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 1st - 5:01pm

Jurors who convicted a white supremacist of killing three people at suburban Kansas City Jewish sites heard more of his anti-Semitic ramblings Tuesday as they prepared to weigh whether to sentence him to life in prison or death.

The Latest on Jewish shootings: Miller returns to stand

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 1st - 4:50pm

The latest on the sentencing of a white supremacist convicted of capital murder for the deaths of three people at two Jewish sites in the Kansas City area (all times local):

US presidential hopeful Marco Rubio to visit Puerto Rico

Danica Coto, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 1st - 4:43pm

Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio is scheduled to visit the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico this week, his staff said Tuesday.

Tips for staying safe in the outdoors

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Sep 1st - 3:46pm

Many Utahns will be flocking to Utah's state and national parks this weekend for end-of-summer camping and boating, and officials are encouraging safety.

Bush-Trump feud intensifies in GOP primary

Sergio Bustos and Steve Peoples, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 1st - 3:41pm

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush escalated his feud with Donald Trump on Tuesday, betting big he can re-energize his stalled campaign by challenging the billionaire businessman head on.

Ben Carson campaign reaping cash as he rises in GOP polls

Julie Bykowicz, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 1st - 3:01pm

Vacation-filled August is typically one of the worst months for any politician to raise money. But it was Ben Carson's best yet.

Clinton, aides stressed protecting State Dept info in email

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 1st - 1:43pm

Hillary Rodham Clinton and her aides at the State Department were acutely aware of — and occasionally frustrated by — the need to protect sensitive information when discussing international affairs over email and other correspondence.

Walker, in office since 25, denies he's a career politician

Scott Bauer, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 1st - 1:41pm

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker denies he's a career politician — even though he has been in elected office since he was 25 years old and first ran for office when he was 22.

Have You Seen This? Blue whale interrupts live interview

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Sep 1st - 1:19pm

This BBC nature reporter is over the moon when he gets news of a blue whale swimming nearby.

Trump, other non-Texans may have Cruz defending home turf

Will Weissert, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 1st - 12:52pm

In tea party friendly Texas, no political star has burned brighter in recent years than Ted Cruz.

Award-winning educator prepares to launch new starship simulator

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Sep 1st - 12:30pm

Victor Williamson's simulations have evolved a lot since he first made paper controls for students in 1983 to help them learn by pretending to fly through space.

Fit, healthy kids do better in school, especially math

Carina Storrs, Special to CNN  |  Posted  Sep 1st - 9:32am

The familiar saying that exercise is good for the body and mind may be especially true for children. Kids who are physically fit actually have differences in their brain structures that might allow them to do better in math, according to a new study.

How 'Guardians of the Galaxy' helped a child to speak

Henry Hanks, CNN  |  Posted  Sep 1st - 8:47am

Last year, at the age of 3, Sawyer Dunlap could say only a few words. He was diagnosed with dyspraxia, a neurological disorder that often affects speech and can impair motor skills, memory and other cognitive abilities for life.