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Family and friends mourn cricket star

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 08:02
Family and friends gather to remember cricketer Phillip Hughes. Seven Network Australia has more.
Categories: International News

Al-Shabaab strikes again, killing 4 in attack on U.N. convoy in Somalia

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 07:55
One day after executing dozens of non-Muslims at a quarry in Kenya, the Islamist militant group Al-Shabaab waged an attack in its home base of Somalia -- killing at least four people, according to police, in an attack on a United Nations convoy.
Categories: International News

Volcanic eruption could destroy Japan

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 07:52
A new study says a catastrophic eruption could come without warning, wiping out most of Japan. CNN's Will Ripley reports.
Categories: International News

'Emergency repair' reported at Ukraine nuclear power plant

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 07:11
An emergency repair began this week on an energy unit at a nuclear power plant in southeastern Ukraine, and the problem has led to electricity shortages, Ukraine's Energy Ministry said Wednesday.
Categories: International News

Look at me! 26 selfies of the week

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 06:53
Categories: International News

Bollywood movie star slapped, assaulted

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 03:53
An Indian man slapped a movie star in the face during the filming of a TV show in Mumbai because of the length of her dress, police said.
Categories: International News

Blair's Christmas card mocked

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 01:22
Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair's attempt to spread the festive cheer turned into a turkey after social media users mocked his new Christmas card.
Categories: International News

World's biggest ritual slaughter

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 01:21
Every five years, this festival is dedicated to a goddess of power. But animal rights activists are campaigning to change attitudes and reduce the killing of thousands of water buffalo and goats.
Categories: International News

Shakespeare's First Folio

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 01:03
A librarian in northern France made what may be the discovery of his lifetime when he uncovered a rare Shakespeare's First Folio in his library's collection.
Categories: International News

Top TripAdvisor destinations

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 01:02
These may soon be 10 of the most popular destinations in the world.
Categories: International News

Israeli leader fires key ministers

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 00:59
Israel will soon have new elections after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dismisses two key members of his coalition and calls for the dissolution of the nation's legislature.
Categories: International News

Inside the city ravaged by ISIS

Tue, 12/02/2014 - 19:05
CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports from the Syrian city of Kobani, which has been under siege.
Categories: International News

ISIS leader's wife and son held

Tue, 12/02/2014 - 18:20
The Lebanese military has detained a wife and son of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, a source tells CNN. Is this a new form of retaliation?
Categories: International News

Al Shabaab kills dozens in quarry

Tue, 12/02/2014 - 15:47
Al Shabaab militants raided a quarry in Kenya, separating non-Muslim workers from their Muslim counterparts and executing them.
Categories: International News

Boys make horrifying find

Tue, 12/02/2014 - 12:55
A day at the beach took a terrifying turn for two young boys who found a baby's decomposing body buried in a shallow grave.
Categories: International News

U.S. couple cleared in child's death free to leave Qatar

Tue, 12/02/2014 - 12:38
Qatar has lifted a travel ban against a U.S. couple who were cleared in that Mideast nation in the death of their adopted daughter, meaning they are free to return home, the U.S. ambassador to Qatar said Tuesday.
Categories: International News

Iraq's 50,000 'ghost' soldiers

Tue, 12/02/2014 - 12:15
In its fight against Islamist terror militia ISIS, the Iraqi army may be weakened from within by corrupt soldiers not showing for duty -- 50,000 of them. Maybe more.
Categories: International News

'Baffling' film wins prestigious prize

Tue, 12/02/2014 - 11:53
A film that features a dance routine inspired by Karl Marx and examines African art has won Britain's most prestigious and controversial art prize.
Categories: International News

Spain declared free of Ebola virus

Tue, 12/02/2014 - 11:36
Spain is officially clear of Ebola, the World Health Organization declared Tuesday, after no new cases were reported since a nurse's assistant who contracted the virus there tested negative for it.
Categories: International News

Costa Concordia captain 'ready to defend his honor' in trial

Tue, 12/02/2014 - 11:26
Francesco Schettino, captain of the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship, took the stand for the first time Tuesday, combative and contradicting the testimony of not just his first captain but also what he himself has said in the past about the deadly shipwreck.
Categories: International News
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