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5 things to know about Jordan and its warrior-king

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 12:07pm
After the horrific burning death of Jordanian pilot Lt. Moath al-Kasasbeh by ISIS militants, King Abdullah II personally vowed to the pilot's father that he would take vengeance, unleashing airstrikes against key targets of the terror group in Syria.
Categories: International News

Train plows through heavy snow

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 8:44am
Check out what happens when a train has to get through an incredibly large amount of snow
Categories: International News

Macau's winning gambling streak ends

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 8:43am
Categories: International News

Airport screens for potential extremists

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 8:41am
CNN's Arwa Damon shows us what one Istanbul airport is doing to stop foreign fighters from slipping into ISIS territory.
Categories: International News

60 abandoned bodies found in Acapulco

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 8:38am
Dozens of bodies have been found in an abandoned crematorium near the seaside resort of Acapulco in Western Mexico, as CNN's Rafael Romo reports.
Categories: International News

Surfer killed in shark attack

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 8:38am
A surfer died of injuries sustained during a shark attack. CNN affiliate Seven Network has more.
Categories: International News

Violence flares after Baghdad's decade-old curfew lifted

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 8:32am
The historic end of Baghdad's decade-old curfew was marred by more violence a day afterward -- highlighting the security challenges that still plague Iraq.
Categories: International News

Explosion reported at chemical plant in Ukraine

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 8:16am
A strong explosion was reported at a Donetsk chemical goods plant in eastern Ukraine, the city's website reported Monday.
Categories: International News

China executes mining tycoon

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 7:52am
China has executed a mining tycoon found guilty of murder and running a "mafia-style" organization, state media reported Monday.
Categories: International News

Australian PM survives no-confidence vote

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 5:15am
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott will retain his leadership after surviving a vote of no confidence in his own party by 61-39.
Categories: International News

'Ghost' super-boat cruises on bubbles

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 5:12am
A boat is copying the tech behind a super-fast Russian torpedo by riding a foam tunnel through the water.
Categories: International News

Ivory Coast claims AFCON title

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 5:10am
Ivory Coast claimed its first Africa Cup of Nations title in 23 years after beating Ghana 9-8 in a dramatic penalty shootout in the final Sunday.
Categories: International News

Rebel official: 8 civilians killed by shelling in Ukraine

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 5:10am
Shelling killed eight civilians in the Donetsk region over the past day, the self-declared deputy defense minister of the rebel group Donetsk People's Republic told reporters Sunday.
Categories: International News

Ex-spy chief goes missing in Argentina scandal

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 5:10am
The scandal enmeshing Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner already had a plot as twisted as a Machiavelli novel.
Categories: International News

Mexico's 'Queen of the Pacific' released from prison

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 5:09am
In Mexico's male-dominated drug trade, her life story became a legend. Now she's free after more than seven years behind bars.
Categories: International News

Amal Clooney to push Egypt to free Al Jazeera journalist

Sun, 02/08/2015 - 9:10pm
International human rights lawyer Amal Clooney will travel to Cairo in hopes of freeing jailed journalist Mohamed Fahmy, the journalist said in a statement released by his family Sunday.
Categories: International News

Greek PM vows to make good on campaign pledges

Sun, 02/08/2015 - 6:46pm
Greece's new Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says he won't go for an extension of the country's current bailout.
Categories: International News

Soccer fans, police clash in Cairo;15 dead

Sun, 02/08/2015 - 6:43pm
At least 15 people died Sunday when soccer fans clashed with police in Cairo, Egypt's government-controlled Al-Ahram newspaper website reported.
Categories: International News

Father's hunch saves tot, wife

Sun, 02/08/2015 - 4:08pm
As they took their seats on a TransAsia Airways flight that crashed in Taipei on Wednesday, Lin Ming-wei and his young family were looking forward to a vacation.
Categories: International News

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