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Watchdog: Chlorine gas was used in attacks on Syrian villages

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 13:35
Inspectors have determined "with a high degree of confidence" that chlorine gas was used in attacks this year in northern Syria.
Categories: International News

Oscar Pistorius murder trial enters final lap

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 12:35
More than a year and a half after Oscar Pistorius shot and killed his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, in his home in the middle of a dark February night, the world-famous sprinter's murder trial is racing for the finish line.
Categories: International News

Cameron begs Scotland: Don't rip our family of nations apart

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:14
UK Prime Minister David Cameron is campaigning in Scotland on Wednesday in a last-minute bid to persuade voters to stick with the United Kingdom ahead of an independence referendum in eight days.
Categories: International News

Rosetta hunts for comet touch down site for Philae lander

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 09:46
It's millions of miles away, looks like a giant potato and space engineers have to land a probe the size of a washing machine on to its surface. And the probe can't be steered once it's been released from companion craft Rosetta.
Categories: International News

ISIS, ISIL or Islamic State?

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 09:16
Whatever you call the jihadist group known for its brutal acts, there is no denying it has captured the world's attention.
Categories: International News

What a shot! 40 sports photos

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 08:17
Categories: International News

Nine finance hubs of the future

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 08:12
Mention Morocco and most would first think of the exotic markets of Marrakech, the desert dotted with ancient kasbahs and, of course, the classic 1942 wartime film "Casablanca."
Categories: International News

Biggest models on Twitter are...

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 05:42
Missed out on tickets to New York Fashion week? Never fear, these social media-friendly models have it covered.
Categories: International News

Scottish independence poll: Yes

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 20:31
With less than two weeks to go until Scotland's referendum, polls suggest an increase in those favoring independence from the United Kingdom, with one survey for the first time putting the "yes" vote ahead.
Categories: International News

African Union soldiers raped, exploited Somali women, girls

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 20:28
African Union soldiers stationed in Somalia have raped and sexually exploited women and girls on their military bases, Human Rights Watch alleges in a new report.
Categories: International News

China's burgeoning hip-hop scene

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 19:43
For the first time, China's most popular outdoor music festival boasted a stage exclusively for rap and hip-hop.
Categories: International News

How did Briton become suicide bomber in Syria?

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 13:23
Abdul Waheed Majeed first hit the headlines in 1982. A faded clipping from his hometown newspaper in Crawley, just outside London, carried a photo of the then 10-year-old clutching his pet cat "Billy." The full-page report, titled "Cat On A Hot Roof" told how young Majeed raced into the burning wreckage of his mother's corner store and rescued his furry friend.
Categories: International News

Michael Schumacher out of hospital, 'difficult road' still ahead

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 10:54
Former F1 champion Michael Schumacher has been discharged from a Swiss hospital and is returning to his home, where he'll continue his recovery from head injuries suffered in a skiing accident last year, his spokeswoman said Tuesday.
Categories: International News

Subway explosion in Chile injures 14

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 10:19
An explosion at a subway station in Santiago, Chile, injured 14 people Monday, authorities said Tuesday.
Categories: International News

15 of world's most epic churches

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 09:59
Photographer Christoph Morlinghaus takes us on a grand tour of the very best Modernist religious architecture in Form/Faith.
Categories: International News

Flooding death toll rises in South Asia

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 09:59
Hundreds have been killed in flooding from intense monsoon rains across India and Pakistan. CNN's Ravi Agrawal reports.
Categories: International News

Abu Dhabi's new super mall

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 09:10
On a man-made island in the Middle East, the world's newest super mall sits empty -- for now.
Categories: International News

U.S. may have ID'd Foley's executioner

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 08:53
U.S. law enforcement officials believe they may have identified the masked man seen in the ISIS video of the killing of American journalist James Foley, two U.S. officials say.
Categories: International News

Relief efforts in India and Pakistan hampered by destroyed infrastructure

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 08:32
A huge relief operation is continuing across northern India and into Pakistan in the wake of devastating floods that have killed hundreds of people and left tens of thousands more stranded.
Categories: International News

U.S. air marshal injected with unknown substance at Nigerian airport

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 08:27
A U.S. air marshal was assaulted with a syringe containing an "unknown substance" at the Lagos, Nigeria, airport on Sunday, according to the FBI, which said it is investigating the incident.
Categories: International News
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