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Author's journey inside ISIS: 'More dangerous than people realize'

CNN World - 4 hours 55 min ago
Juergen Todenhoefer's journey was a tough one: dangerous, but also eye-opening. The author traveled deep into ISIS territory -- the area they now call their "caliphate" -- visiting Raqqa and Deir Ezzor in Syria, as well as Mosul in Iraq.
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2015: The year ahead in aviation

CNN World - 5 hours 27 min ago
It won't be a banner year for major aviation announcements, but there are still developments worth keeping an eye on.
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Cuba deal swaddled in domestic mystery

CNN World - 5 hours 49 min ago
It might be the most bizarre of the closely guarded secrets from last week's historic agreement between the United States and Cuba: How did the leader of a Cuban spy ring serving life in a California federal prison manage to impregnate his wife 2,245 miles away in Havana?
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Amazing golf tricks

CNN World - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 9:06pm
If golf has a reputation for being a bit stuffy, then the Bryan brothers and their trick shots are a much-needed blast of fresh air.
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Villagers flee machete attacks

CNN World - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 9:05pm
Scores of people have been killed in worsening violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo's eastern region, leaving the local population in urgent need of aid, according to the United Nations and Human Rights Watch.
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Man's suicide blamed on ruble crisis

CNN World - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 9:04pm
The suicide of a businessman is being blamed on the painful collapse of the Russian ruble. Matthew Chance reports.
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Man wants to kill black rhino

CNN World - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 8:56pm
It has been almost one year since Corey Knowlton bid $350,000 for a hunting permit issued by the government of Namibia to hunt an endangered black rhinoceros. He hasn't gone on the hunt and it's still not entirely clear if he will ever shoot the animal.
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Churches of the new millennium

CNN World - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 8:38pm
Despite their expensive price tags and celebrity architects, Italy's new churches have not been welcomed by all.
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Officers shoot Canadian man on U.S. border bridge

CNN World - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 4:25pm
U.S. officers shot a Canadian man who walked toward a border inspection booth waving a handgun early Sunday.
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Dark times in a divided New York City

CNN World - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 12:46pm
Errol Louis says the tragic killing of two cops could not have happened at a worse time for a city already embroiled in a bitter public battle over police-community relations
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North Korea warns U.S.: Worse is coming

CNN World - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 11:39am
North Korea is accusing the U.S. government of being behind the making of the movie "The Interview."
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Unicef: 1.7 million Ukrainian children suffering in winter cold

CNN World - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 11:01am
More than 1.7 million children in conflict-torn areas of eastern Ukraine face an "extremely serious" situation, the U.N. children's agency has warned, with their suffering exacerbated by harsh winter weather.
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Pakistan: Dozens of Taliban killed after school massacre

CNN World - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 11:00am
Pakistani security forces said they killed several Taliban insurgents in and around Peshawar on Saturday, four days after Taliban gunmen massacred scores of children the northwestern city.
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Winners and losers in new Cuba relations

CNN World - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 10:59am
With the new proposed U.S.-Cuba relations, some businesses and citizens stand to gain more than others.
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Indian prince fights for gay rights

CNN World - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 10:58am
A disowned gay Indian prince has become an activist for gay rights in the country where little tolerance exists.
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Mom charged in deaths of 8 children

CNN World - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 10:55am
As Australia grapples with another shocking tragedy -- the deaths of eight children in one home -- the mother of seven of them might be able to explain what happened.
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Kurds take key town from ISIS

CNN World - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 10:54am
Kurdish Peshmerga fighters claimed to take control Saturday of Sinjar, the northern Iraqi town that ISIS militants stormed this summer causing minority Yazidis to flee into nearby mountains and spawning a humanitarian crisis.
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Real life castaway spotted on an island

CNN World - Fri, 12/19/2014 - 4:19pm
The Coast Guard released video of a real life castaway they say was stranded on an island in the Bahamas for six days.
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Low-tech hacking identifies, locates ISIS' opponents, study says

CNN World - Fri, 12/19/2014 - 10:46am
North Korea, with its previous technologically laggard image, may have just shocked the world with some alleged hacking savvy, but when ISIS comes to mind, so does the terrorists' digital bent.
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FIFA to publish Michael Garcia report -- with redactions

CNN World - Fri, 12/19/2014 - 7:58am
Is this the moment the world finally gets to know what really happened in December 2010 when FIFA decided to award the 2018 World Cup to Russia and the 2022 tournament to Qatar?
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