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Arrest in U.S. kindergarten teacher killing in UAE mall restroom

Thu, 12/04/2014 - 1:35pm
A woman in the United Arab Emirates has been arrested in connection with Monday's fatal stabbing of an American woman at an Abu Dhabi mall, UAE Interior Minister Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan said Thursday.
Categories: International News

The adventure travel bucket list

Thu, 12/04/2014 - 1:07pm
From Kauai to Kenya, discover your inner explorer with these once-in-a-lifetime adventures.
Categories: International News

Close call with Russian MiG

Thu, 12/04/2014 - 1:05pm
It was a routine call for the Norwegian fighter pilot participating in NATO's Quick Reaction Alert mission, high in the sky off Norway's coast.
Categories: International News

Doctor used bike pump on sterilization patients

Thu, 12/04/2014 - 1:03pm
Conditions in Indian sterilization clinics are under renewed scrutiny after a doctor was removed from his post for using a bicycle pump to inflate women's abdomens during the procedure.
Categories: International News

Fights to escape sinking car

Thu, 12/04/2014 - 10:37am
A woman was rescued by bystanders after she crashed her car into a river in China.
Categories: International News

Harsh bill targets gays

Thu, 12/04/2014 - 10:18am
A proposed law in Uganda would make it a crime to be gay or support a gay person. CNN's Hala Gorani reports.
Categories: International News

NASA's Orion launch scrubbed

Thu, 12/04/2014 - 9:43am
The test launch of NASA's new Orion spacecraft has been delayed again; a new time wasn't immediately set. This morning's launch window lasts until 9:44 a.m. ET.
Categories: International News

Fighting by the fallen in Kobani

Thu, 12/04/2014 - 7:36am
CNN's Nick Paton Walsh takes a look inside the vital fight for Kobani, Syria where corpses are left on the front line.
Categories: International News

Garner protesters chant 'I can't breathe!'

Thu, 12/04/2014 - 4:13am
New Yorkers sat down in Times Square late Wednesday, filling its streets and sidewalks, and in the ambient light of its high-rising video walls and colorful advertisements, they immortalized some of Eric Garner's last words.
Categories: International News

Al-Shabaab strikes again, killing 4 in attack on U.N. convoy

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 4:48pm
One day after executing dozens of non-Muslims at a quarry in Kenya, the Islamist militant group Al-Shabaab waged an attack in its home base of Somalia -- killing at least four people, according to police, in an attack on a United Nations convoy.
Categories: International News

2014 may be the hottest year on record

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 3:37pm
This year is on track to be one of the hottest, if not the hottest, year on record, a U.N. agency reported Wednesday, citing preliminary estimates.
Categories: International News

Emergency repair reported at Ukraine nuclear power plant

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 1:54pm
An emergency repair began this week on an energy unit at a nuclear power plant in southeastern Ukraine, and the problem has led to electricity shortages, Ukraine's Energy Ministry said Wednesday.
Categories: International News

'Gangnam Style' breaks YouTube

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 1:50pm
The Internet is a vast and seemingly limitless space, but it's no match for PSY.
Categories: International News

U.S. couple cleared in child's death leave Qatar

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 1:28pm
American couple Matthew and Grace Huang fought the Qatar legal system for nearly two years over allegations that they starved their adopted daughter to death. Now cleared, they have begun their journey home.
Categories: International News

Israel elections to come in March

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 1:22pm
New elections will probably be held on March 17, the speaker of Israel's parliament said Wednesday, a day after the Prime Minister sacked two senior members of his coalition Cabinet for criticizing government policy.
Categories: International News

American woman killed in UAE mall restroom stabbing

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 1:02pm
An American woman has died after being stabbed by an unknown attacker in the restroom of a high-end mall in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, police said.
Categories: International News

Iran may have bombed ISIS in Iraq

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 11:16am
The Pentagon says recent reports that Iran's military has carried out air raids on ISIS militants in eastern Iraq may be true.
Categories: International News

Perceived corruption in China down

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 10:50am
Despite a highly-publicized anti-corruption drive, China's position on an international corruption perceptions index has fallen in the past 12 months.
Categories: International News

Blast outside Iranian ambassador's residence in Yemen kills 6

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 10:45am
A large explosion outside the residence of the Iranian ambassador to Yemen killed six people and wounded 12 others in Sanaa on Wednesday.
Categories: International News

Syrian President: U.S.-led airstrikes cause 'no change' in ISIS strength

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 10:23am
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad told a French magazine that he has not seen any sign that U.S.-led airstrikes in his country have weakened ISIS, despite that campaign's efforts to defeat the Islamist extremist group.
Categories: International News
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