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Attacks underline threat to France

17 hours 14 min ago
A 20-year-old French-Burundian posts the ISIS flag on his Facebook page Saturday, then enters a police station in the suburbs of Tours, shouts Allahu Akbar and slashes one officer across the face with a knife and wounds two others before a fourth officer shoots him dead.
Categories: International News

WWI Xmas truce: Fact or fiction?

17 hours 17 min ago
It's a story which has captured the imagination of the English Premier League and persuaded one UK retailer to use it for its Christmas TV advert -- but did rival armies really turn the World War I killing fields into a football field?
Categories: International News

Monkey revives shocked friend

17 hours 50 min ago
A monkey revived another monkey using CPR in India, and it was caught on video.
Categories: International News

Why Cuba move will help the U.S.

17 hours 53 min ago
In opposing President Barack Obama's opening to Cuba, Florida's Republican senator, Marco Rubio, explained, "This entire policy shift announced today is based on an illusion, on a lie, the lie and the illusion that more commerce and access to money and goods will translate to political freedom for the Cuban people." Rubio has correctly touched on the core issue. But theory, logic and history suggest that he's wrong in his conclusions.
Categories: International News

Hollywood's new hotspot

17 hours 56 min ago
Serbia is stepping up its efforts to build its reputation as a key player in international filmmaking.
Categories: International News

Space exploration in Africa

18 hours 13 min ago
Categories: International News

Pope attacks 'diseases' of Vatican

18 hours 14 min ago
Pope Francis has unleashed a blistering critique of the Vatican bureaucracy -- or Curia -- criticizing its "illnesses" ranging from the "disease of feeling immortal" to vainglory and excessive planning.
Categories: International News

Al Qaeda in Arabian Peninsula confirms link to underwear bomber

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 11:36pm
A new video released by al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula confirms the group's senior leaders were closely involved in the plot to blow up a U.S. airliner over Detroit five years ago and that American-born cleric Anwar al-Awlaki was among them.
Categories: International News

France boosts security after string of attacks

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 12:29pm
One victim is dead and five others are hospitalized after the latest in a string of attacks that sparked fears in France, authorities said Tuesday.
Categories: International News

Leader behind beheading killed

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 12:18pm
The leader of an Algerian terror group that beheaded French hiker Herve Gourdel in late September was killed in a military operation, the state-run Algeria Press Service reports.
Categories: International News

Legends we lost in 2014: Benjamin Bradlee and Lorin Maazel

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 11:01am
Newspaper editor Benjamin C. Bradlee died in October, aged 93. He was a giant of journalism, a real lion.
Categories: International News

Comedy not so much in N. Korea

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 10:20am
CNN's Kyung Lah reports on why jokes, humor and satire are rarely used in North Korean movies.
Categories: International News

The father of the Internet predicts its next phase

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 9:31am
What will the future of web technology look like? The acclaimed computer scientist and inventor of the world wide web, Sir Tim Berners-Lee spoke exclusively to CNN Smart Business following an event hosted by Sapient Nitro. Here, he gives us his top insights:
Categories: International News

North Korea's Internet still spotty

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 8:48am
Internet service in North Korea was intermittent on Tuesday, according to Dyn Research, a company that monitors Internet performance.
Categories: International News

1,000,000 mummies may be buried here

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 8:45am
Archeologists claim there is an estimated one million mummies buried at a site in Egypt. CNN's Amir Daftari reports.
Categories: International News

Hong Kong tycoon, former top official sentenced in corruption trial

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 8:22am
A billionaire who jointly controlled Asia's biggest property development company and a man who was once Hong Kong's second-ranked official were sentenced to prison for conspiracy to commit misconduct in one of the city's most significant corruption trials.
Categories: International News

Castaway spotted on island

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 7:40am
The Coast Guard released video of a real life castaway they say was stranded on an island in the Bahamas for six days.
Categories: International News

Cambodia orders probe into 'HIV village'

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 7:35am
Cambodia Prime Minister has called for an inquiry into a remote village as more than 100 are tested HIV positive.
Categories: International News

What a shot! 29 amazing sports photos

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 7:04am
Categories: International News

What Joe Cocker stole from Ringo

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 11:29pm
Gene Seymour asks: On news that the blues singer died this week, was there anyone who didn't think of his apoplectic, unforgettable version of "With a Little Help From My Friends," a song he conquered at Woodstock and made his own?
Categories: International News
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