updated 6:54 PM EDT, Thu July 31, 2014
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Author @ANNELAMOTT says of recent world events, 'Put on your own oxygen mask first’ http://t.co/9OdyxSkOX6
AssignmentDesk1 6020 followers
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As recess starts, hard to know sometimes whether US better off with Congress at "work" or at home.
David_Gergen 63709 followers
11:06 pm ET on Thu, Jul 31st, 2014 RETWEET | FOLLOW
What's the opposite of #FF? is there a Mute Monday?
jaketapper 342093 followers
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CNN UPDATE: death toll among Palestinians in Gaza is now 1,452 -- 8,360 wounded. -Palestinian Health Ministry
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10:59 pm ET on Thu, Jul 31st, 2014 RETWEET | FOLLOW
Cuomo "has made few friends to lean on in times of need." I bet DGA and Obama-world would agree with @maggiepolitico http://t.co/zjCNO3MYXA
PeterHambyCNN 47348 followers
10:26 pm ET on Thu, Jul 31st, 2014 RETWEET | FOLLOW
Tonight at 10pm #AC360 is live with countdown to ceasefire in #Gaza. Also latest on where Americans with #ebola will be treated in US
andersoncooper 5143667 followers
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He's back! Richard Nixon returns to CNN. Please join us on the Sixties and chat with me about the year 1968 here: http://t.co/GoGi1lQcea
David_Gergen 63709 followers
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Bill Clinton on 9/10/2001: ‘I could have killed’ Osama bin Laden http://t.co/GcrYWE4wcn
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In 15 minutes: chat w/ me at http://t.co/2anePBcqoN as you watch the 1968 episode of #TheSixtiesCNN on @CNN. A year of turmoil and strife.
David_Gergen 63709 followers
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We Never Tried To Impeach Bush, Says Democratic Lawmaker Who Co-Sponsored Bush Impeachment Bill http://t.co/LZfundtr3h
jaketapper 342093 followers
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Gaza Officials: 1,432 People Killed http://t.co/Im6QTQmQnB #TheLead
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White House walking fine line on Israel? http://t.co/B6Itxam8ni Bush Natl Security Adviser Stephen Hadley on #TheLead
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PLO rep: Palestinians need the siege of Gaza ended #TheLead http://t.co/J98o7XxYWe
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NEW - first here: US House plans to hold an Ebola hrng next Thurs. Tho Congess will be gone, @RepChrisSmith feels it's urgent matter.
LisaDCNN 15310 followers
7:58 pm ET on Thu, Jul 31st, 2014 RETWEET | FOLLOW
Marco Rubio had to cancel tonight 's speech to the Young America's Foundation convention because of the late Senate action
stevebruskCNN 22691 followers
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One of my favorite streets ... no asphalt, no cement ... #ocracoke http://t.co/8aWrvZ9QnW
PrestonCNN 30879 followers
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Hillary Clinton tinkers with her bio. Could she be getting ready to apply for a new job? http://t.co/kjOqdiYnUb http://t.co/om3GlpK3pF
CNNPolitics 188678 followers
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.@GabbyGiffords calls for Congress to act on guns. “The numbers should shock you.” http://t.co/RdU11gIMLo @CNNOpinion http://t.co/3ZQl5SlWRC
CNNPolitics 188678 followers
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Intense ad depicts the next front in the gun control debate: domestic violence http://t.co/cczMU7a3yd by @LACaldwellDC
CNNPolitics 188678 followers
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House GOP leaders propose smaller border bill, but can Congress reach an agreement before lawmakers leave for recess? http://t.co/WZgiTY9wAg
CNNPolitics 188678 followers
10:35 pm ET on Tue, Jul 29th, 2014 RETWEET | FOLLOW
"We urgently need stronger gun laws that protect women." http://t.co/ZnMhnlr03U @CNNOpinion by @GabbyGiffords and @KtRayJones
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Sen. Ted Cruz: Let's repeal ‘every bloody word' of Obamacare http://t.co/fCcoAAIIsW http://t.co/bKwATbvIoQ
CNNPolitics 188678 followers
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An Obama executive action on immigration could have huge political implications http://t.co/4byEkMwfAj http://t.co/TOGhbrv5Uo
CNNPolitics 188678 followers
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GOP begins to 'get it' on same-sex marriage, says Republican @MargaretHoover in @CNNOpinion: http://t.co/vpohDLlx8D http://t.co/pdSd0rOt2I
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Speaker Boehner calls impeachment talk "a scam" started by Democrats to raise money. http://t.co/I8aIBoZjLk http://t.co/aK7gvj7NPt
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