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11 of the world's coolest themed runs

CNN World - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 12:01pm
No longer is it enough to simply lace up your running shoes and pant your way through a marathon.
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Alexis Tsipras' grand promises for Greece

CNN World - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 11:34am
The poster child of Greece's new left has made bold promises: "No more bailouts, no more submission, no more blackmailing."
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Opinion: Syriza shows failure of 'cartel politics'

CNN World - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 11:34am
Syriza's victory in Greek elections signals the failure of the "cartel politics" used to implement austerity measures in debt-ridden southern Europe, writes analyst Alexandre Afonso.
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Nudity doesn't shock us anymore

CNN World - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 11:20am
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Best dad ever builds backyard luge track

CNN World - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 8:33am
A Saskatoon dad has built a luge track in his backyard, and the neighborhood kids are understandably flocking to the site. CBC News has more.
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Pageantry, military might on display in India

CNN World - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 8:33am
President Obama attended the Indian Republic Day Parade where the country's armed forces are showcased.
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Big day for Greek voters

CNN World - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 7:07am
The left-wing party Syriza, which has vowed to renegotiate the terms of Greece's multibillion-euro bailout if it wins, has been leading in opinion polls going into the vote.
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Australia Day 'Knightmare' as foreign Phil gets PM's nod

CNN World - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 5:18am
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has shirt-fronted the Australian public by awarding a Knighthood to a foreigner who already has a lot silverware in the pool room: Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh.
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New demand to free ISIS hostage?

CNN World - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 1:08pm
ISIS appears to have beheaded one of its Japanese hostages and is demanding the release of a convicted terrorist in Jordan to spare the other.
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Obama on Russia: 'Large countries don't bully smaller countries'

CNN World - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 12:41pm
The military option is out, President Barack Obama said Sunday, but the U.S. will be looking at all other options to "ratchet up the pressure on Russia" on the issue of Ukraine.
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Woman diagnosed with Ebola in UK heads home

CNN World - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 11:22am
The first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United Kingdom is heading home.
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AirAsia fuselage lifted, then sinks

CNN World - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 11:20am
A new attempt to lift the submerged fuselage of AirAsia Flight QZ8501 failed Sunday when a rope snapped after the wreckage reached the surface of the water, Indonesian officials said.
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Boko Haram in fierce battle for Nigerian city

CNN World - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 11:17am
Hundreds of Boko Haram gunmen on Sunday launched a predawn attack on the city of Maiduguri and were locked in a fierce battle with troops on the outskirts of the city, according to the military, residents and vigilantes.
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President says there's progress with India on nuclear sticking point

CNN World - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 11:15am
The leaders of India and the U.S. say they've made progress on a deal allowing U.S. firms to cooperate on civilian nuclear power plants in India.
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How Steven Spielberg discovered his calling

CNN World - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 4:13pm
Steven Spielberg describes feeling the ghosts of Auschwitz and discovering the role he could play in preserving the prisoners' stories. Watch "Voices of Auschwitz" Tuesday at 9 p.m. ET.
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Blitzer: You can smell the death

CNN World - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 4:13pm
CNN's Wolf Blitzer describes his visit to the Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz and the moment he realized his grandparents' fate.
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Video claims ISIS killed hostage

CNN World - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 2:52pm
A video posted online Saturday by a known ISIS supporter shows Japanese hostage Kenji Goto holding a photograph of what appears to be beheaded ISIS hostage Haruna Yukawa.
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New low for Obama-Netanyahu relations

CNN World - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 2:33pm
President Barack Obama and U.S. officials were completely blindsided by the announcement that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will come to Washington to address a joint session of Congress this spring -- a move that's rattled the White House and diplomatic officials.
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Spain: 4 arrested for terror plot

CNN World - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 2:33pm
Four men in Spain's North African territory of Ceuta were arrested Saturday morning on suspicion of being in a terrorist cell that had "a strong determination to attack," Spain's Interior Ministry said.
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