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UK police arrest 4 men suspected of terror plot

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 11:43am
Four men were arrested Tuesday in London on suspicion of involvement in a terrorist plot, the city's Metropolitan Police said
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Hong Kong protesters' challenge: Crowds shrinking, frustration rising

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 11:02am
Pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong are clinging on to their protest sites in key areas of the tightly packed city, but their numbers are waning along with the patience of some of their fellow citizens.
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ISIS: The street gang on steroids

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 10:59am
As we well know, ISIS is recruiting angry young men as far afield as Minneapolis and London. The allure is much like the allure of a street gang -- in part, because ISIS looks an awful lot like a street gang.
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London's red phone boxes go green

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 10:16am
Next time you're on the go and your phone is running out of juice, try a phone box. No, not for calling, you silly. To charge your phone.
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Art bursts from Hong Kong protests

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 9:46am
CNN's Ivan Watson explores the protest art coming from Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement.
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Money cow: More than milk

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 9:17am
Starting a business is never easy, but in Tanzania, the obstacles for women can be particularly fierce. Few women hold land titles, and as a result, many don't have the necessary collateral to secure funding from a bank.
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'World's fastest growing port'

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 9:16am
Small waves lap at the hulls of the ocean-going container ships as they approach the South African Port of Ngqura. Some of these large boats have come from as far away as South America, and the shelter of Nelson Mandela Bay is a relief after the Atlantic Ocean swells.
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Japan's tsunami survivors

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 8:41am
Life is still tough for thousands of Japanese people displaced by the 2011 Tohoku earthquake, but a photography project is bringing some smiles back.
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'Baby Doc' Duvalier dies

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 8:40am
Former Haitian dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier died of a heart attack in Port-au-Prince at the age of 63, a family member told CNN Saturday.
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32 amazing sports photos

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 8:18am
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Brisbane transgender murder-suicide shocks residents

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 8:17am
A grisly murder-suicide in the upscale Brisbane neighborhood of Teneriffe has shocked residents of the Queensland city.
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How ISIS recruits successfully

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 8:10am
For a group of radical anti-Western militants, ISIS is pretty good at luring Westerners to its ranks.
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China removes 160,000 'phantom staff' from government payroll

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 7:58am
China has removed 162,629 "phantom staff" from government payrolls, as Beijing presses on with a campaign against official corruption and misuse of public money, state media reported.
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One reason Flight 370 is still missing

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 7:56am
Weeks after the search for a Malaysian plane carrying 239 people began, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak announced to the world that, based on satellite data, Flight 370 "ended in the southern Indian Ocean."
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Physics Nobel prize goes to scientists who perfected LED light

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 7:51am
Two scientists in Japan and one at the University of California at Santa Barbara were awarded this year's Nobel Prize in physics for helping create the LED light, a transformational and ubiquitous source that now lights up everything from our living rooms to our flashlights to our smart phones.
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Ebola in Spain: How did it happen?

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 7:47am
A nurse's assistant contracts Ebola after helping treat two victims repatriated to Spain from Africa. Unions allege inadequate equipment was used.
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Turkey willing to put troops in Syria 'if others do their part,' PM says

CNN World - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 2:55pm
Turkey would be willing to put its troops on the ground in Syria "if others dos their part," Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu told CNN's Christiane Amanpour in an interview that aired Monday.
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From school teacher to ISIS member

CNN World - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 2:01pm
Once a member of a fearsome, female ISIS brigade, she's a recent defector, disillusioned by the group's brutality.
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Reports: Iranian journalist freed

CNN World - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 12:38pm
Iranian journalist Yeganeh Salehi, detained in Iran since July, has been freed, according to Iran's state-run IRNA news agency and The Washington Post.
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Searching for Flight 370: Now what?

CNN World - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 11:21am
The next phase in the underwater search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has begun.
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