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China to probe ex-security czar

40 min 29 sec ago
After months of intense political rumors, China's ruling Communist Party announced Tuesday an official probe into a retired senior leader for suspected "serious disciplinary violation."
Categories: International News

WikiLeaks breaks suppression order

41 min 9 sec ago
They were warned not to share it, but share it they did.
Categories: International News

Ukraine: Landmines stop MH17 access

3 hours 28 min ago
For a fourth straight day, unsafe conditions in eastern Ukraine kept international investigators from reaching the site of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 wreckage.
Categories: International News

Hackers reveal lost NASA photos

4 hours 3 min ago
These "techno archaeologists" are using DIY engineering to revamp NASA's early moon pics.
Categories: International News

'Mad Max' architecture of future

5 hours 42 min ago
Designer Justin Plunkett layers photos and computer-generated illustration to create apocalyptic images.
Categories: International News

China's meat scandal explained

6 hours 4 min ago
McDonald's restaurants in many Chinese cities have been eerily quiet this past week.
Categories: International News

Official: Landslides trap 150 people or more in western India

6 hours 7 min ago
Landslides caused by heavy monsoon rains may have trapped 150 people or more in a village in western India, a senior official said Wednesday.
Categories: International News

U.N. school shelled in Gaza

6 hours 12 min ago
Five shells strike a U.N. school at a refugee camp in northern Gaza. CNN's John Vause has more.
Categories: International News

Girl accused of decapitating classmate

6 hours 14 min ago
A 16-year-old Japanese girl has been arrested in Sasebo, Nagasaki prefecture, on suspicion of murdering a fellow student. Police confirmed that the alleged attacker also dismembered her victim's body.
Categories: International News

Iran releases 1 detainee seized with reporter

6 hours 15 min ago
Iranian authorities released on Tuesday one of three individuals who were detained along with American citizen and Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian last week, a source close to the family of the released detainee told CNN.
Categories: International News

Japan's new nuggets twist

6 hours 16 min ago
If you're wary of chicken and beef products after a major meat supply scandal in Asia, the McDonald's in Japan could have an alternative for you -- tofu and fish nuggets.
Categories: International News

China charges prominent Uyghur scholar with 'separatism'

6 hours 18 min ago
Chinese authorities on Wednesday formally charged a prominent Uyghur scholar with "separatism" months after his detention, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.
Categories: International News

Does new video show attack from Gaza tunnels?

6 hours 27 min ago
Hamas says new video shows its militants infiltrating Israel. CNN's Martin Savidge reports.
Categories: International News

Report: Dozens killed, injured in China terror attack

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 20:52
A gang wielding knives and axes attacked civilians, a police station, government offices and smashed vehicles, China's state-run Xinhua news agency reported Tuesday, citing local police.
Categories: International News

Russia hit with more sanctions

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 17:51
The United States and European Union officials agreed Tuesday to ratchet up economic pressure on Russia as fighting escalated in Ukraine.
Categories: International News

Hamas rejects Palestinian cease-fire call

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 15:46
Hamas on Tuesday rejected a call from Palestinian leadership in the West Bank for a 24-hour truce to halt the bloodshed in Gaza.
Categories: International News

Liberia closes borders to stop Ebola

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 14:29
The deadliest Ebola outbreak in history continues to plague West Africa as leaders scramble to stop the virus from spreading.
Categories: International News

'Apparent stowaway' body found in wheel well

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 14:29
The body of an "apparent stowaway" was found Sunday night in the wheel well of a U.S. Air Force C-130 that landed at the Ramstein Air Base in Germany, Pentagon spokesman Adm. John Kirby said Tuesday.
Categories: International News

Could this solve world hunger?

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 13:35
Palm weevils. To look at, these tiny bugs are relatively unassuming, perhaps even slightly creepy to the insect-adverse. To Mohammed Ashour, however, they are the solution to many of the ills facing the developing world. The humble palm weevil could potentially eradicate world hunger and malnutrition, it could lift whole communities out of poverty, and bring down global C02 levels. For a creature measuring just a few inches in length, that's a lot of power.
Categories: International News
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