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Ex-mayor charged in students' deaths

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 4:01pm
Prosecutors in the Mexican state of Guerrero say they have formally charged a former Iguala mayor with 6 counts of aggravated homicide in connection with the disappearance of 43 students.
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Boko Haram fighters seize two towns

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 3:27pm
Boko Haram fighters late Thursday took over two towns in northeast Nigeria, fleeing residents said, after they reportedly were forced out of a key town by local vigilantes and hunters.
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Declared dead, 91-year-old woman wakes up in funeral home

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 3:23pm
Never underestimate the healing power of a good nap.
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Famous poet's manuscript found

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 3:21pm
A notebook full of work-in-progress versions of some of Dylan Thomas's key poems has been rediscovered more than 70 years after the poet's mother-in-law ordered it to be burnt.
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Sweden: Foreign sub trespassed

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 2:04pm
A foreign submarine recently trespassed in Swedish territory, officials say, but they couldn't say what country the vessel belonged to.
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Brawl erupts in S. African parliament

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 1:48pm
A scuffle breaks out in the South African parliament after an MP refuses to withdraw statements about President Zuma.
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'Starry Night' bike path opens

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 1:40pm
An artist in the Netherlands has created a brilliant tribute to Vincent van Gogh -- a bike path that glows in the dark.
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G20 is in 'paradise'

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 1:39pm
The G20 is in town and with it comes sacred flames, security bans, street protests and a bizarre front page depiction of world leaders in various states of undress.
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President Obama tells Myanmar to move forward on democracy

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 12:17pm
On the road to democracy, Myanmar has sputtered, and it's time to move forward, said President Obama from the porch of an infamously symbolic home in the country's largest city.
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Russia plans bomber flights near U.S.

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 11:50am
Russia plans to send long-range bombers to patrol the western Atlantic and eastern Pacific waters, the nation's defense minister said, amid escalating tensions with the West over Ukraine.
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Has ISIS peaked?

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 11:50am
The first signs are emerging that a combination of coalition airstrikes and more assertive Iraqi and Kurdish forces are forcing ISIS to change its behavior.
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Bounce, bounce, bounce. Touchdown!

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 10:48am
This week's historic space probe landing on a comet 310 million miles from Earth wasn't exactly a poetic ballet, but it still worked.
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Ukrainian battle caught on cam

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 10:47am
Russia has denied allegations that it has sent weapons inside Ukraine. CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.
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World's tallest meets shortest

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 10:47am
The tallest man in the world and the shortest man in the world met to mark the 10th annual Guinness World Records Day.
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Former mayor charged in Mexico student deaths

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 10:03am
Prosecutors in the Mexican state of Guerrero said Friday they have formally charged former Iguala Mayor Jose Luis Abarca in the disappearance of 43 students.
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Tokyo's dance between past and present

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 9:03am
Sharp angles, fragmented glass, scaffolding, bright lights, looming robotics -- these elements tower over ghostly, apparition-like people scurrying to and from their destinations.
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Indonesia looks at its brutal history

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 8:57am
The Graha Bhakti Budaya (or GBB as it's locally known), is a care-worn, 1960s slab of a building, popular as part of Jakarta's largest art center, but outwardly unremarkable.
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Dress like a world leader

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 8:53am
China's online marketplace Taobao is offering buyers the chance to look like a world leader -- for less than $30.
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Drug company exec charged in sterilization deaths

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 8:50am
An Indian drug company executive allegedly tampered with and destroyed evidence after a dozen women died following sterilization surgeries, an official said Friday, broadening the net of those connected with the deaths.
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The week in 32 photos

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 6:56am
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