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Helmet cam shows sniper shot to head

CNN World - 1 hour 33 min ago
U.S. military footage posted to YouTube shows a Marine survive a head shot by a sniper in Afghanistan in 2013.
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U.S. airdrops weapons, medical supplies

CNN World - 3 hours 21 min ago
The U.S. military has airdropped weapons, ammunition and medical supplies to Kurdish fighters in the Syrian city of Kobani to beef up the defense against ISIS forces, the Pentagon says.
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Shark attacks 13-year-old girl

CNN World - 3 hours 43 min ago
A shark attacked a 13-year-old surfer off the coast of Australia. Seven Network reports.
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Hong Kong leader blames 'external forces'

CNN World - 9 hours 15 min ago
Hong Kong's embattled chief executive has said the city's pro-democracy movement is "out of hand" and being influenced by "external forces" from outside the city.
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Daredevils risk lives for perfect shot

CNN World - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 23:29
Cityscapes are usually breathtaking, but finding a good vantage point in a new town can be tough.
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Apparent suicide after South Korea concert collapse

CNN World - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 23:13
A day after 16 died in an accident at a concert in South Korea, a man responsible for safety measures was found also dead, the country's semi-official news agency reported. It was an apparent suicide.
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No agreement on what gays offer Catholic church

CNN World - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 23:13
Catholic bishops ended a tense, two-week summit in Rome on Saturday without reaching a consensus on how to address what gays and lesbians can offer the church, same-sex relationships or Holy Communion for divorced and remarried couples.
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Pope takes predecessor closer to sainthood

CNN World - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 23:12
Pope Francis moved a predecessor closer to sainthood on Sunday, beatifying Pope Paul VI on the last day of a gathering in Rome of church leaders from around the world.
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Death toll climbs in Himalayas

CNN World - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 23:12
The grim search for missing hikers and bodies buried under snow continued Saturday against the dramatic backdrop of Nepal's Himalayas, as officials confirmed that at least 39 people had died in an exceptionally heavy snowfall.
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Spanish nurse's assistant tests negative for Ebola

CNN World - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 23:12
A Spanish nurse's aide who contracted Ebola in Spain after caring for two infected missionaries has tested negative for the virus, according to the government's special committee on Ebola.
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Unmanned space plane lands - mission a mystery

CNN World - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 23:12
Whatever it was doing up in space, we may never know, but the U.S. Air Force's unmanned X-37B space plane returned to Earth this week, with still no details from the military on the nearly two-year mission.
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Rocket-powered toy in stratosphere

CNN World - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 23:09
A British team is set to launch a 3D-printed, rocket-powered space plane into the stratosphere. CNN's Jim Boulden report
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Photographer battles stereotypes

CNN World - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 23:04
Kurbanjan Samat, a 32-year-old Uyghur photographer, wants to dispel the stereotypes he says many Chinese hold about people from his home region -- an ethnically diverse province in China's far west.
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At least 21 killed in Baghdad suicide bombing

CNN World - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 19:54
A suicide bombing in a predominately Shia area of Baghdad has left 21 people dead and 25 people injured, according to a police source with knowledge of the incident speaking to CNN by phone. The source asked not to be identified for security reasons.
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At least 70 ISIS bodies dropped off

CNN World - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 14:04
ISIS has apparently taken a heavy hit over the past several days. The bodies of at least 70 fighters for the terror group have been dropped off over four days at a hospital in the Syrian town of Tal Abyad.
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Airstrikes hit ISIS targets in Syria, Iraq

CNN World - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 05:22
Airstrikes like those that have helped slow the advance of ISIS fighters in the Syrian town of Kobani rocked the city again Saturday.
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WHO to review Ebola response amid criticism

CNN World - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 04:52
The World Health Organization vowed Saturday to make public a full review of its response to the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa once the crisis is under control.
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Do Oslo's Olympic cold feet signal a shift in international sport?

CNN World - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 01:54
The procedure, now, is commonplace. A glitzy stage, manned by executives in suits, an envelope dramatically opened. Then, cheers from representatives of the successful bid.
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Hurricane passes over Bermuda

CNN World - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 16:14
Two island paradises may be spared heavy damage this weekend, as hurricanes roar through the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.
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Despite ceasefire announcement, new Boko Haram attacks reported

CNN World - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 14:32
Despite government claims of a ceasefire, gunmen believed to be Boko Haram fighters attacked two villages and a town near the border with Niger, killing at least 8 and kidnapping others, residents told CNN Saturday.
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