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What's at stake in Kurdish independence vote

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 2:25pm
From all corners, from friends and foes, the warnings are "don't do it!" But the Kurds of northern Iraq are determined to move forward with plans to hold a referendum on independence on September 25, and popular excitement is growing even as an international chorus cautioning against conducting the vote sounds increasingly ominous.
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Chef asks Michelin to take away his 3 stars

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 1:11pm
For most chefs, the award of an illustrious Michelin star is a dream come true.
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Salma Hayek rallies for Mexico earthquake relief

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 1:08pm
Salma Hayek is doing her part to gather donations for earthquake relief in Mexico.
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'Despacito' neighborhood left in ruins

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 1:01pm
For decades, tourists visiting Puerto Rico had avoided San Juan's La Perla neighborhood, long reputed to be a hotbed of crime and drugs.
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CNN to host health care debate on Monday

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 12:45pm
CNN will host a town hall with Republican Sens. Lindsey Graham and Bill Cassidy, who will be debating health care with Sens. Bernie Sanders and Amy Klobuchar on Monday, September 25 at 9 p.m. ET.
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How Cher stays fabulous at 71 years old

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 11:06am
Even if she wanted to, Cher says she couldn't fit into some of her most famous outfits.
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President praises China for taking action to limit financial transactions with Kim Jong Un's regime

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 9:43am
President Donald Trump announced a new set of sanctions on North Korea Thursday, saying the executive action would target individuals and companies that engage in finance and trade with the isolated communist nation.
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Maria leaves Puerto Rico in the dark for months

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 9:23am
Hurricane Maria regained strength Thursday morning as it continued to ravage the Caribbean, with the Turks and Caicos islands next in its cross-hairs.
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When a baptism becomes a funeral

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 8:56am
Eleven coffins, surrounded by candles and buckets full of long-stemmed flowers, lay in a row in the streets of Atzala on Wednesday night.
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N. Korea: Trump threat like a 'dog barking'

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 8:52am
North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho said Wednesday US President Donald Trump's threat to destroy the hermit kingdom sounded like "a dog barking."
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Explain it to me: Fertility

Top National News Headlines - September 21, 2017 - 8:47am
CNN's Elizabeth Cohen explains factors that can influence fertility and options to pursue if you're faced with fertility challenges.
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