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How the West combats Boko Haram's advance

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 08:19
Boko Haram appears to be trying to model itself after ISIS -- but the U.S. and UK are training Nigerian and Chadian forces to try to stop the two terror groups from joining forces.
Categories: International News

Iranian activist calls for a hair revolution

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 07:44
Iranian activist Masih Alinejad speaks to CNN Today about her Facebook page "My Stealthy Freedom" and her efforts to reform laws requiring women to wear headscarves.
Categories: International News

More drones hover over Paris

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 19:56
More drones were spotted flying over Paris overnight, the city prosecutor's office said Wednesday.
Categories: International News

Putin: War with Ukraine would be 'apocalyptic'

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 19:10
A war with Ukraine would be "apocalyptic" but will probably never happen, Russian President Vladimir Putin said.
Categories: International News

Remote Antarctica is red-hot

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 14:47
Categories: International News

Roman Polanski has extradition hearing

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 14:22
He was an acclaimed film director. She, a 13-year-old girl, working on a modeling job in California.
Categories: International News

Island of forgotten dreams

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 14:02
Categories: International News

Sea dwellers without a state

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 13:52
The Badjao are a tribe of nomadic sea dwellers who have lived off the shore of northeast Borneo for more than 200 years. They are a stateless people with no nationality in the traditional sense, residing in boats and living off the sea.
Categories: International News

Study: Blame gerbils, not rats, for plague

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 10:48
For a long time, rats have taken the heat for the waves of plague that killed millions of people across Europe starting in the 14th century.
Categories: International News

Mystery tunnel found near Pan Am games site

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 10:25
A big hole in the ground discovered near a venue for the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto has stumped authorities looking into it.
Categories: International News

90 dead in Afghanistan avalanches

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 10:23
Heavy snowstorms have caused a series of avalanches in mountainous northeastern Afghanistan over a two-day period, killing scores of people.
Categories: International News

Peshmerga: ISIS 'can't overcome us'

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 08:39
Peshmerga fighters in northern Iraq believe that the tide is turning in the fight against ISIS. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
Categories: International News

Mystery tunnel discovered near event site

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 08:36
An elaborate tunnel discovered near a site for the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto has stumped authorities investigating what it was for. CBC News reports.
Categories: International News

See sinkhole swallow pedestrians

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 08:34
Frightening video shows two rail passengers in South Korea fall into a sinkhole nearly 10 feet deep as they walk off a train.
Categories: International News

Scholarship student takes a 3,000-kilometer detour

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 08:31
A young Ghanian boy won a scholarship to study medicine in Guyana, but ended up in the city of Goiania, Brazil, 3,000 kilometers away.
Categories: International News

Rio residents fight evictions ahead of Olympics

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 08:30
Rio de Janeiro shantytown residents fight eviction as preparations are made for the 2016 Olympics. CNN's Shasta Darlington reports.
Categories: International News

Boko Haram + ISIS = Terror twins

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 07:55
For sheer cruelty, they are well matched. They also share an apocalyptic "end-of-days" vision. Now there are signs that Boko Haram -- the most feared group in West Africa -- may be edging toward a formal pledge of allegiance to ISIS.
Categories: International News

Activist: ISIS holds 150 Christian hostages, will threaten to kill them

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 07:40
ISIS is holding many more Assyrian Christian hostage than previously thought -- and it is reportedly planning to release a message Wednesday threatening to kill them.
Categories: International News
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