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Taliban attack on mosque attack kills 19

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 20:24
The Pakistani Taliban has claimed responsibility for a Friday attack on a Shiite Muslim mosque in Peshawar in northern Pakistan -- a suicide bombing and gunfire assault that a hospital representative said killed 19 people and injured dozens of others.
Categories: International News

The new Ebola: Are we ready?

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:16
Experts say it's not a question of if, but when, the next global epidemic will happen. But scientists are working to stop the next outbreak in its tracks.
Categories: International News

Mueller forced to be ISIS bride?

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:15
Kayla Mueller, an American aid worker and ISIS hostage whose death was confirmed by her family this week, might have been paired with a male ISIS fighter during her captivity, U.S. intelligence and government officials said Wednesday.
Categories: International News

ISIS: Paris killer's widow with us

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:15
The widow of Paris kosher supermarket gunman Amedy Coulibaly has linked up with ISIS, the terror group claims.
Categories: International News

TransAsia pilots fail flight test

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:14
As the search continues for the final victim of TransAsia Flight GE235, the Taiwanese airline has grounded 10 pilots for failing an oral flight test.
Categories: International News

170 whales strand in NZ

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:13
Conservationists are racing to try to save more than 170 whales stranded on a remote beach on New Zealand's South Island.
Categories: International News

Coast guard captain jailed

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:13
The captain of the first South Korean coast guard ship sent to rescue passengers from the doomed Sewol ferry has been sentenced to four years in prison for negligence.
Categories: International News

Inside the ISIS plot to attack Belgium

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:12
Intelligence suggests ISIS is seeking to send back European recruits to target the European countries involved in airstrikes against it, according to an official. FULL STORY
Categories: International News

What happened to U.S. World Cup TV war?

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:03
It's one of the biggest sporting events on the planet and in a growing market for new fans, football's global governing body has cut a media rights deal for the 2026 World Cup over a decade ahead of the tournament.
Categories: International News

How much are we trashing our oceans?

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:01
Nearly every piece of plastic still exists on Earth, regardless of whether it's been recycled, broken down into microscopic bits or discarded in the ocean.
Categories: International News

Politicians fist fight over bill

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 07:50
A fight broke out inside Ukraine's parliament building between two lawmakers with a dispute over a land ownership bill.
Categories: International News

Dashcam shows takedown of Indian grandfather

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 07:34
Police dashcam video captures the moments an Alabama cop took down a 57-year-old man visiting his family from India.
Categories: International News

Long-held Al Jazeera journalists freed

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 19:01
Egyptian authorities have released Al Jazeera journalists Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed -- though they still face court proceedings -- after they served more than 400 days in an Egyptian prison.
Categories: International News

Myanmar gives Rohingya voting rights, backtracks

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 18:32
Myanmar has stripped away temporary voting rights given to the country's embattled Rohingya minority only a day earlier, following protests by Buddhist nationalists.
Categories: International News

What happens after Ukraine peace deal?

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 13:55
The leaders of Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany have signed up to a peace plan after lengthy talks, raising hopes that the brutal conflict in eastern Ukraine could be brought to a close.
Categories: International News

Backstage at a traveling circus

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 13:31
Categories: International News

Ukraine ceasefire deal reached

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 12:00
Marathon peace talks aimed at ending the bloody crisis in eastern Ukraine concluded in a breakthrough: A ceasefire that's due to start Sunday and an agreement for both sides to pull back heavy weapons.
Categories: International News

Marines' weapons seized in Yemen

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 09:35
Houthi rebels took all U.S. Embassy vehicles parked at the Yemeni capital's airport and wouldn't let departing U.S. Marines take their weapons with them, a top Sanaa airport official said about the latest evidence of unrest in an Arab nation long seen as key in America's fight against terrorists.
Categories: International News

Costa Concordia captain guilty

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 09:35
The way prosecutors tell it, Francesco Schettino is an "idiot" who is not only to blame for the crash of the Costa Concordia, but who abandoned ship like a coward, ahead of most of his passengers.
Categories: International News

Indian grandfather paralyzed after run-in with police

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 09:16
A 57-year-old Indian man visiting his son in Alabama says he was beaten by police after he was stopped in his son's neighborhood. CNN affiliate WHNT reports.
Categories: International News
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