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Ebola crisis threatens global security, Obama tells U.N.

CNN World - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 3:38pm
The West Africa Ebola outbreak is "a growing threat to regional and global security," U.S. President Barack Obama said Thursday, telling a high-level meeting on the deadly epidemic at the U.N. General Assembly that only an international response can prevent "a humanitarian catastrophe across the region."
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Metal rods hammered into dolphins' spines in Japan's annual hunt

CNN World - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 3:02pm
The slaughter of dolphins has begun again in a small Japanese village, in a controversial annual hunt that pits Western environmentalist values against what locals say are traditional hunting practices.
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U.S. and Arab allies hit ISIS in the wallet

CNN World - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 1:00pm
U.S.-led airstrikes targeted an ISIS HQ and oil bases in Syria killing at least 14 militants and five civilians, a monitoring group says.
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Honduran First Lady on immigration

CNN World - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 12:50pm
The First Lady of Honduras discusses what can be done about the thousands of women and children leaving Central America for the United States.
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Ukraine's president: Reforms make EU membership possible in 2020

CNN World - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 12:49pm
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko outlined a program of social and economic reforms Thursday that he said are aimed at preparing his country to apply for EU membership in 2020.
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Nigeria: Troops killed man acting as Boko Haram leader

CNN World - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 12:48pm
Nigerian forces battling the Islamist terror group Boko Haram have killed a man suspected of acting as the group's leader, Nigeria's Defense Ministry said.
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UK arrests 9 men on terror charges

CNN World - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 12:40pm
Nine men have been arrested in the United Kingdom on suspicion of terror offenses, London's Metropolitan Police said Thursday.
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What is ISIS' global reach?

CNN World - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 12:39pm
But the recent expansion of U.S. airstrikes against ISIS into Syria, as well as a call by a leader of the extremist group for attacks against Western citizens, has raised questions about how far the militants' global reach extends.
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Federer like you've NEVER seen before

CNN World - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 12:38pm
Tennis star Roger Federer asked his 2.2m Twitter followers to send him on holiday to India... with hilarious results.
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Ebola, 2 doctors, 85,000 people

CNN World - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 10:51am
Meet Dr. Gobee Logan, the county health director for Bomi County in Liberia.
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Iran's Rouhani, UK's Cameron have historic, 'constructive' meeting

CNN World - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 8:47am
Leaders from Britain and Iran met Wednesday for the first time in 35 years, a potential breakthrough conversation that occurs at a time when Tehran is trying to shed Western-led sanctions over its nuclear program and Western nations are trying to garner international support for their campaign against ISIS.
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China makes NYC look like the 3rd world

CNN World - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 8:40am
With it's booming economy, China is changing faster than any country in history. Anthony Bourdain travels to Shanghai.
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American Matthew Miller begins N. Korean prison term

CNN World - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 8:03am
North releases photo of American who ripped up his visa on arrival.
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Video appears to show beheading

CNN World - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 7:57am
A Frenchman who was kidnapped over the weekend in Algeria appears to have been beheaded by a group pledging allegiance to ISIS.
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5 things to know about Mars mission

CNN World - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 7:55am
The United States couldn't do it on its first try. Neither could the Soviets.
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Branson's jaw-dropping vacation policy

CNN World - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:20am
Sir Richard Branson tells Erin Burnett about why he thinks his company's new vacation policy will work
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3 dead in car bombs at hospital

CNN World - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 5:12am
At least two car bombs exploded outside a hospital in Baghdad on Thursday morning, killing three people and wounding several others, police said.
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Lone wolf? Australian police shoot dead teen 'terror suspect'

CNN World - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 8:45pm
As Australian lawmakers introduced tough new laws on foreign fighters on Wednesday, police were explaining why an officer shot dead an 18-year-old terror suspect outside a police station in Melbourne Tuesday night.
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The world's scariest stairs

CNN World - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 8:36pm
Watch your step as you climb these stairs, whether spiraling up mountains, narrow passageways or sky-scraping attractions.
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'Releasing the voice of God'

CNN World - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 1:31pm
It's been described as the symbolic voice of God.
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