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Crime novelist P.D. James dies

CNN World - Thu, 11/27/2014 - 10:40am
P.D. James, the British novelist renowned for her crime novels featuring detective Adam Dalgliesh as well as such works as "The Children of Men," has died. She was 94.
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Scientists: 'Positive' results in 1st trial of experimental Ebola vaccine

CNN World - Thu, 11/27/2014 - 9:45am
The first human trial of an experimental Ebola vaccine has produced promising results, U.S. scientists said, raising hopes that protection from the deadly disease may be on the horizon.
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Israel says it broke up Hamas terror plot

CNN World - Thu, 11/27/2014 - 7:22am
Israeli security forces say they have broken up a wide-ranging terror plot, which would have included attacks on a football stadium, abductions and car bombings.
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Report into India girls' hanging finds no evidence of rape, murder

CNN World - Thu, 11/27/2014 - 7:09am
An investigation into the deaths of two teenage girls found hanging from a mango tree in northern India has concluded that they committed suicide and that there's no evidence of rape, sexual assault, or murder, according to a report released by India's Central Bureau of Investigation on Thursday.
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British diplomat killed in Kabul blast

CNN World - Thu, 11/27/2014 - 5:58am
At least one British diplomat was among five people killed Thursday after a large explosion damaged a convoy of foreign embassy cars in Kabul, police said.
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Australian cricketer dies after 'freak accident'

CNN World - Thu, 11/27/2014 - 5:25am
Australian cricketer Phil Hughes dies after being hit in the head by a ball, Cricket Australia says.
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Hong Kong student leader arrested

CNN World - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 7:43pm
Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong was among a number of student leaders arrested Wednesday as authorities cleared a key demonstration camp in the city's Mong Kok district.
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Hungarian police to women: If you flirt, you could get raped

CNN World - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 7:25pm
"The flirtation of young girls can often trigger violence."
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Cricketer hit by pitch, collapses

CNN World - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 11:26am
Australian cricketer Phil Hughes is fighting for his life in a hospital, a day after he collapsed on the field.
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Soil to plate at an 800-year-old castle

CNN World - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:47am
At Dragsholm Castle, on the northwestern coast of Denmark's Zealand island, they once chased ghosts.
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Holocaust victims' shoes stolen

CNN World - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:26am
Thieves have stolen eight shoes belonging to Holocaust victims from a museum in Poland, the latest in a series of thefts targeting memorials to those killed in Nazi concentration camps during World War II.
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Passengers get out and push frozen plane

CNN World - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:23am
Yes, this really happened! A bunch of passengers left their seats to give their frozen plane a push at a snowbound airport in Siberia.
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DNA pioneer to sell Nobel Prize

CNN World - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:23am
DNA pioneer James Watson is to sell the Nobel Prize he won for his co-discovery of the double helix structure, the building block of life.
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Ebola bodies dumped in streets in pay protest

CNN World - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:22am
Workers employed by Sierra Leone's Ministry of Health to bury Ebola victims took drastic action this week in a dispute over pay, abandoning the bodies of 15 people in the street.
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Syria airstrikes kill 95 in ISIS stronghold, report says

CNN World - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:08am
At least 95 people have been killed and 120 injured in airstrikes by Syrian government forces on the northern city of Raqqa, a stronghold for the extremist group ISIS, a monitoring group said Wednesday.
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Look at me! 21 selfies of the week

CNN World - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 7:15am
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Putin's killer tiger involved in cross-border raid

CNN World - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 6:23am
A daring cross-border raid by one of Russian President Vladimir Putin's associates has -- so far -- yet to sour Sino-Russian relations.
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Turkish President says women not equal

CNN World - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 6:13am
The Turkish President says women cannot be treated as equals to men, and has accused feminists of rejecting motherhood.
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Cricketer Phil Hughes fighting for life

CNN World - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 6:11am
Australian cricketer Phil Hughes is in a coma after being struck in the head by a ball. CNN's Lara Baldesarra has more.
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