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DNA on napkin used to crack 32-year-old cold case, police say

DNA on napkin used to crack 32-year-old cold case, police say

(CNN) - DNA evidence from a discarded restaurant napkin was used to identify a suspect in the slaying of a 12-year-old girl in 1986, police in Tacoma, Washington, said Friday.Gary Hartman, 66, was ... Continue Reading
Sessions isn't the first to 'textjack' the Bible. Here are five of the most misused scriptures

Sessions isn't the first to 'textjack' the Bible. Here are five of the most misused scriptures

(CNN) - The game was tied and there was no time left on the clock when Dina Disney stepped to the foul line. Tears welling in her eyes, the college senior sank two free throws to seal her school's f ... Continue Reading
New York terror attack suspect now facing total of 28 federal charges

New York terror attack suspect now facing total of 28 federal charges

(CNN) - The suspect in New York's deadliest terror attack since 9/11 was arraigned Friday on new charges -- six counts of attempted murder -- in addition to 22 charges filed earlier from the 2017 inc ... Continue Reading
9,000 barrels of bourbon fall in Kentucky distillery building collapse

9,000 barrels of bourbon fall in Kentucky distillery building collapse

(CNN) - Pardon bourbon lovers for crying in their beer after half of the barrels being aged at a Kentucky distillery building fell to the ground when part of the structure collapsed.About 9,000 st ... Continue Reading
She got her son back after suing the Trump administration

She got her son back after suing the Trump administration

(CNN) - The mother rushed toward her son the second he stepped off the jetway. Then she teared up. In the waiting area of Gate C14 at Baltimore Washington International Airport, she wrapped a blan ... Continue Reading
More than 30 children become sick at Florida summer camp

More than 30 children become sick at Florida summer camp

(CNN) - More than 30 children attending a summer camp in Florida were taken to the hospital Thursday after they suddenly fell ill, the Highlands County Fire & EMS said.The 33 children and three ad ... Continue Reading
America's poor becoming more destitute under Trump, UN report says

America's poor becoming more destitute under Trump, UN report says

ATLANTA, Georgia (CNN) - Americans born into poverty are more likely than ever before to stay that way, according to a United Nations report on poverty and inequality in the US."The United States, ... Continue Reading
He wrote that he never wanted his mother to have to bury a son. Then he was killed by police.

He wrote that he never wanted his mother to have to bury a son. Then he was killed by police.

(CNN) - "I see mothers bury their sons. I want my mom to never feel that pain."

Two years ago, Antwon Rose wrote those prescient lines in a poem for his 10th grade honors English class. He titled it, "I am not what you think."

He refused to be "just a statistic," the African-American teenager wrote.

On Tuesday, an East Pittsburgh police officer fatally shot the unarmed 17-year-old, who ran as police stopped a vehicle suspected of being involved in a shooting in a nearby community, the Allegheny County Police said. The officer was placed on administrative leave as the department investigates, police said.

In a few days, Antwon's mother will bury him.

His family released the poem Thursday through the Woodland Hills School District, where he attended school.

Antwon's mother wanted the world to read the poem her son wrote. He wrote about being "confused and afraid," wondering about the path he would take in life. The poem was read aloud at a rally Thursday in front of the Allegheny County Courthouse in Pittsburgh.

"I understand people believe I'm just a statistic," Antwon wrote. "I say to them I'm different."

He dreamed, he wrote, "of life getting easier."

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