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Working in Capitol, sleeping on street

Friday, 10:55 AM

By day, 63-year-old Charles Gladden works in the U.S. Capitol cafeteria. By night, he sleeps on a sidewalk. "They scramble around for issues to talk about," he said, motioning to the Senate chamber behind him. "All they have to do is stop and ask the common person on the street."

'I don't want to be an embarrassment to this country'

Friday, 9:37 AM

Charles Gladden has worked at the U.S. Capitol for eight years. He is also homeless, and his story highlights the living wage debate.

Food workers, janitors walk out on U.S. Senate

Friday, 10:25 AM

About 40 contracted workers from the United States Senate walked off their jobs Wednesday morning and joined more than 1,000 labor activists at a rally calling on President Barack Obama and Congress to require federal contractors to pay their workers more.

The middle finger seen 'round the world

Friday, 10:59 AM

It's the image we'll always remember: the Boston Marathon bomber flipping the bird.

Tulsa reserve deputy got special treatment

Friday, 2:50 PM

An internal inquiry by the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office in 2009 concluded that Reserve Deputy Robert Bates was shown special treatment and that training policies were violated regarding his role with the agency.

HIV outbreak in Indiana grows

Friday, 11:58 AM

The number of new HIV infections in a rural Indiana county has grown, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The institute is working with state health leaders to control the "severe outbreak," which has spread among users of a prescription opioid called Opana.

Protesters, police scuffle over Gray death

Friday, 3:37 PM

There were a few scuffles with Baltimore police and at least two people were arrested during another night of protests over the death of Freddie Gray.

Freddie Gray wasn't put into seat belt

Friday, 3:37 PM

Freddie Gray apparently was not buckled into a seat in the back of a police van while being transported following his arrest, a police spokesman said Friday amid wide-ranging speculation over what happened to leave the Baltimore man with a broken back.

Shocking police mix-up caught on camera

Friday, 6:12 AM

A girl who was wrongly taken away from her parents and sent to Texas is returned to Mexico. CNN's Rafael Romo reports.

High school students hurt in stage collapse

Friday, 5:51 AM

About two dozen students at an Indiana high school were hurt Thursday evening when the stage they were performing on collapsed.

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