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Has ISIS killer given himself away?

4 hours 11 min ago
Although American journalist James Foley's killer is masked in black, some distinguishing features can be picked out -- but the biggest clue may be in his voice.
Categories: International News

Borders closing over Ebola fears

4 hours 46 min ago
The West African country of Senegal has closed its borders with Guinea over fears that the Ebola outbreak could spread, according to the Senegalese Interior Ministry. The closure includes any aircraft and ships traveling to Senegal from Guinea, Sierra Leone or Liberia.
Categories: International News

Time to test Ebola vaccines?

7 hours 16 min ago
Ebola virus disease is sweeping across West Africa in the largest outbreak of the virus to date. Mortality rates are currently at 60% in a disease where up to 90% of infected people can die. But despite this lethality there remain no licensed treatments or vaccines available, nearly 40 years after the disease was first discovered.
Categories: International News

Ukraine: Russian convoy an 'invasion'

7 hours 25 min ago
The presence of Russian vehicles in Ukraine is an "unauthorized entry," a Pentagon spokesman says, and the personnel and vehicles must be removed immediately.
Categories: International News

Chinese fighter jet comes dangerously close to U.S. Navy plane

7 hours 30 min ago
A Chinese fighter jet made several "dangerous" and "unprofessional" passes -- one as close as 20 feet -- at a U.S. Navy plane this week, Pentagon spokesman Rear Adm. John Kirby said Friday.
Categories: International News

40 stellar sports photos

8 hours 54 sec ago
Categories: International News

20 bodies from Flight MH17 brought home to Malaysia

8 hours 7 min ago
More than a month after the airliner they were traveling on was shot out of the skies above eastern Ukraine, the bodies of 20 Malaysian passengers arrived back in Kuala Lumpur as Malaysia observed a national day of mourning.
Categories: International News

U.S. Ebola patients recover

9 hours 3 min ago
American Ebola patients Dr. Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol are out of the hospital.
Categories: International News

Foley's final months: Mock execution

9 hours 33 min ago
An outrageous ransom demand. A failed rescue attempt. A taunting e-mail.
Categories: International News

Photos: Iraq under siege

9 hours 34 min ago
Categories: International News

What it will take to beat ISIS

9 hours 36 min ago
Until ISIS captured Mosul in June, the terror group concerned Western governments but was not a pressing priority, writes Tim Lister. Its subsequent actions since then, however, have now galvanized an unlikely coalition.
Categories: International News

E-readers bring hope to Africa's schools

9 hours 45 min ago
Heaps of trash pile up for miles in Kibera, a district of Nairobi that houses nearly 1 million people and is one of the poorest slums in the world. Aluminum shanties fill the horizon, and an odor of urine cuts through the air. A man trots through the narrow, unpaved streets on a camel.
Categories: International News

Dozens die in Iraq mosque shooting

10 hours 25 min ago
Gunmen shot and killed 65 people and injured 17 others in a Sunni Muslim mosque during Friday prayers in Iraq's Diyala province northeast of Baghdad, police officials in the province said.
Categories: International News

Boot camp helps kick Net addiction

11 hours 52 min ago
CNN's David McKenzie visits a school in China devoted to helping children kick their addiction to the Internet.
Categories: International News

500 million-year-old fossils discovered

12 hours 1 min ago
A 500 million-year-old fossil site in Canada has researchers buzzing across North America. CBC reports
Categories: International News

At least 38 killed after tourist buses crash in Egypt

12 hours 33 min ago
At least 38 people were killed and 41 injured early Friday when two tourist buses crashed in northeastern Egypt, the country's semi-official news website Al-Ahram Online reported.
Categories: International News

What it's like reporting in Gaza

12 hours 43 min ago
"If you're not scared, there's probably something wrong with you." Producer Jon Jensen reflects on his Gaza assignment.
Categories: International News

Yazidi refugees desperate for help

12 hours 50 min ago
Yazidi refugees who fled from ISIS are running out of supplies and running out of options. CNN's Anna Coren reports.
Categories: International News

What's Jackie Chan 'furious' about?

13 hours 33 min ago
Star says he takes responsibility for his son's charges.
Categories: International News

World Equestrian Games guide

14 hours 1 min ago
More than 70 nations, 1,000 athletes and as many horses. The World Equestrian Games are upon us.
Categories: International News
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