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March 1st, 2012
05:52 PM ET

Implications in Iran

CNN's Ivan Watson (@ivanCNN) talks about the importance of Iran's upcoming elections and what everyday life is like inside the country.

March 1st, 2012
01:55 PM ET

Piers Morgan Tonight: Andrew Breitbart's final CNN appearance

On Thursday, well-known conservative blogger Andrew Breitbart passed away.

A frequent guest of "Piers Morgan Tonight," the author and publisher appeared most recently on Tuesday night, as part of a panel recapping Mitt Romney's primary wins in Michigan and Arizona.

In the above clip, Breitbart's final CNN appearance, he weighed in on the possibility of a brokered convention, saying "people are going to start getting nervous."

Watch "Piers Morgan Tonight" this evening at 9 p.m. ET/PT as friends and colleagues weigh in on Breitbart's passing, and offer memories of his life.

Andrew Breitbart was 43.


Topics: CNN
March 1st, 2012
09:39 AM ET

Red Cross: shelter, food, emotional support in place for Harrisburg residents

Red Cross representative Tammie Pech speaks with CNN's Ashleigh Banfield on the response efforts for residents in the devastated town in Illinois.

Pech says, "We want to make sure that people are safe. So we've set up a shelter here in Harrisburg. We want to make that people have food. That they have emotional support and they have things that they need and their immediate needs are being met."

She adds, "The very best thing anybody can do to help us support us is give the gift of time, blood or money."

Early Start with Ashleigh Banfield & Zoraida Sambolin airs week mornings from 5-7am ET on CNN.

March 1st, 2012
09:19 AM ET

Tornado survivor: 'There are no words'

Live from Harrisburg, IL, Darrell and Mary Osman discuss the loss of their mother, who died in the tornado that ravaged Harrisburg.

Mary Osman says, “There really aren't any words to describe. When I drove through town and I saw this yesterday, I just thought to myself, how terrifying, you know. And I knew by that time that there were more people than just my mom that had perished. And so, I wasn't just heartbroken for my mom, you know, I was praying for everyone that had lost a loved one…. You don't imagine something like this happening and hitting so close to your family. I mean, you see it on the news. You don't ever think it's going to happen to you. You really don't.”

Starting Point with Soledad O'Brien airs week mornings from 7-9am ET on CNN.


Topics: Breaking News • CNN • Soledad O'Brien • Starting Point
March 1st, 2012
09:02 AM ET

Sheriff: '15-20% of community affected' by tornado

Live from Harrisburg, IL, CNN anchor Soledad O'Brien interviews Sheriff Keith Brown of Saline County on the emergency response efforts and the damage caused by the devastating EF-4 tornado.

Brown says, “I would say 15 percent to 20 percent of the community has been very impacted by this [tornado].”

Starting Point with Soledad O'Brien airs week mornings from 7-9am ET on CNN.

 

 


Topics: Breaking News • CNN • Soledad O'Brien • Starting Point
March 1st, 2012
08:05 AM ET

Harrisburg hopeful despite damage

Reporting live from Harrisburg, Illinois, CNN anchor Ashleigh Banfield speaks with "The Daily Register" reporter Christy Stewart who says residents are hopeful despite extensive storm damage.

Early Start with Ashleigh Banfield & Zoraida Sambolin airs week mornings from 5-7am ET on CNN.

March 1st, 2012
07:38 AM ET

Branson Mayor: We were fortunate

Branson, MO Mayor Raeanne Presley on coping with the aftermath of deadly storms that hit the town Wednesday.

Early Start with Ashleigh Banfield & Zoraida Sambolin airs week mornings from 5-7am ET on CNN.

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