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Big solar storm hits Earth

Sat, 09/13/2014 - 4:56pm
Big storms are hitting Earth, but you don't need a raincoat or umbrella.
Categories: International News

Death toll climbs in flood-hit India and Pakistan

Sat, 09/13/2014 - 12:25pm
The loudspeaker at a nearby mosque warned Ifat Najeeb what was coming.
Categories: International News

NATO: Russia has 1,000 troops in Ukraine, 20,000 more along border

Sat, 09/13/2014 - 12:04pm
Russia still has about 1,000 troops inside eastern Ukraine, a NATO military officer said Thursday, a week after Ukraine's government and pro-Russia rebels agreed to a ceasefire aimed at ending months of conflict.
Categories: International News

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford withdraws from race

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 8:03pm
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is withdrawing from a re-election bid in the upcoming mayoral race, according to CNN news partner CBC. The controversial mayor was hospitalized this week after the discovery of an abdominal tumor.
Categories: International News

West Africa can't keep up with Ebola

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 7:25pm
The number of new Ebola cases is growing faster than the ability of health officials to handle them, the head of the World Health Organization says.
Categories: International News

Foreign fighters flock to ISIS

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 6:29pm
The number of people fighting for ISIS is more than three times the previous estimates, the CIA says. Foreigners, in particular, seem drawn to the cause. Here is one teen's tale of recruitment.
Categories: International News

Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 6:02pm
A judge has found Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide, the South African term for unintentionally -- but unlawfully -- killing a person. It's akin to negligent killing.
Categories: International News

Dark side of Scotland's vote

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 2:52pm
They say that to succeed in politics, you need a thick skin, and nowhere is that more true than in Scotland in the run up to the country's long-awaited independence referendum.
Categories: International News

Which Russian companies have been hit by the West?

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 2:16pm
The West is hitting Russia with sanctions over the crisis in Ukraine. The sanctions vary from financial restrictions to a block on access to energy exploration technology.
Categories: International News

Don't forget Steenkamp

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 1:25pm
With Oscar Pistorius found guilty of culpable homicide, we take a look back at his girlfriend, South African model Reeva Steenkamp.
Categories: International News

The week in 43 photos

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 10:39am
Categories: International News

Lava flows from Bardarbunga

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 10:19am
Lava flows from a fissure in the ground of the Bardarbunga volcano in Iceland. Take a look at the dramatic video.
Categories: International News

Australia raises terror alert level to 'high'

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 9:29am
Australia has raised its terror alert level to "high" for the first time since the national alert system was introduced in 2003.
Categories: International News

Northern Ireland's preacher and politician Ian Paisley dies

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 9:03am
Northern Ireland's former first minister and former Democratic Unionist Party leader Ian Paisley has died, his wife, Eileen, said in a statement Friday.
Categories: International News

The horrors of apartheid

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 7:55am
Inside a dilapidated warehouse, underneath scattered clothes hanging from rusty pipes, a young black man is down on his knees. His feet are naked, his trousers rolled up to his knees as he beats his sodden shirt against the ground to remove the dirt from it. Near him, a cluster of men cut desolate figures -- some of them crouching down to wash their worn-out clothes, some standing, naked, trying to clean up their work-wasted bodies.
Categories: International News

Donations top $900,000 after UK dogs' home fire

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 7:53am
A suspected arson attack on a dogs' home in the northern English city of Manchester has killed 43 dogs, shocking a nation known within Europe for its devotion to pets.
Categories: International News

4 guilty of China terror attack

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 7:16am
Four people went on trial Friday accused of plotting a knife attack that killed around 30 people at a railway station in the southern Chinese city of Kunming.
Categories: International News

New Zealand election gets dirty

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 1:22am
A political scandal featuring a hacker, a blogger, the Prime Minister and tech entrepreneur Kim Dotcom has erupted ahead of the forthcoming New Zealand elections.
Categories: International News

U.S. Army copters surprise village

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 12:54pm
When a flight of military helicopters descended into a field in the small village of Gruta, Poland, on Tuesday, residents had reason to be alarmed.
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Women of ISIS online

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 11:21am
Umm Khattab is an online foodie. She posts pictures of Vietnamese grilled chicken and other recipes on the Web, peppering her conversations, like many young women her age, with emojis and lols.
Categories: International News
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