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Nigeria's star architect

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 10:03am
Olajumoke Adenowo's life is one of numbers.
Categories: International News

Woman who killed American in UAE committed 'personal terrorist act'

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 7:48am
A woman who allegedly stabbed a U.S. teacher at a mall in the United Arab Emirates committed a "personal terrorist act," an official told the nation's official news agency.
Categories: International News

Syria: Israeli warplanes strike targets in Dimas, Damascus

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 7:44am
Planes believed to be Israeli struck inside Syria on Sunday, the Syrian government and an opposition group said, but the two entities differed over whether the targets belonged to the Syrian military.
Categories: International News

Loophole lets gay couple wed in Russia

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 7:27am
A same-sex couple in Russia has made history when a loophole allowed the two wed. CNN's Matthew Chance reports.
Categories: International News

Murdered teacher's ex 'horrified'

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 6:34am
CNN's John Defterios sits down with Paul Ryan, the ex-husband of the American teacher murdered in Abu Dhabi.
Categories: International News

Backyard inventors turned millionaires

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 6:10am
Some of the world's biggest businesses started in people's garages -- think Apple, Google.
Categories: International News

Typhoon Hagupit pummels Philippines

Sun, 12/07/2014 - 7:54pm
Typhoon Hagupit lost some strength as it spiraled northwest through the Philippines on Sunday, but its hulking presence threatened more damage and evoked frightening memories, 13 months after deadly Typhoon Haiyan blasted the same region.
Categories: International News

Slain teacher's Ex-husband horrified

Sun, 12/07/2014 - 4:11pm
The ex-husband of an American woman killed in the United Arab Emirates said he was shocked by her fatal stabbing, but said he still feels safe there.
Categories: International News

Opinion: America is safer now

Sun, 12/07/2014 - 4:09pm
Peter Bergen says the leader slain by Pakistani forces played a key role in foiled plot to bomb N.Y. subways.
Categories: International News

Key al Qaeda figure possibly killed in Pakistan

Sun, 12/07/2014 - 1:29pm
Key al Qaeda figure Umar Farooq was killed in a suspected U.S. drone strike in North Waziristan on Sunday, Pakistani intelligence officials told CNN. But the Pakistani military denied those reports.
Categories: International News

Typhoon Hagupit hits Philippines

Sun, 12/07/2014 - 12:55am
A massive typhoon made landfall in the east-central Philippines late Saturday, battering the area with heavy rains and winds a year after Super Typhoon Haiyan devastated the region.
Categories: International News

Al Qaeda kills hostages during SEALs raid in Yemen

Sat, 12/06/2014 - 4:28pm
Al Qaeda militants killed American hostage Luke Somers in Yemen during a raid conducted by U.S. forces to rescue him, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Saturday.
Categories: International News

Former top Chinese official arrested in corruption probe

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 7:52pm
China's former top domestic security official, Zhou Yongkang, has been arrested as part of a corruption probe, the country's state-run Xinhua news agency reports.
Categories: International News

Top 10 Instagrammed places

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 2:39pm
Photo sharing website names the top 10 destinations for geo-tagged snapshots.
Categories: International News

British Museum lends Elgin Marble

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 2:35pm
As the United Kingdom continues to enforce sanctions on Russia over its actions in Ukraine, the British Museum has announced it is lending one of the controversial Elgin Marbles to a St. Petersburg museum, describing it as "a marble ambassador of a European ideal."
Categories: International News

15 feet from ISIS

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 2:25pm
A 22-year-old Kurdish female fighter battles for the scorched earth of Kobani, Syria, and revenge for her friend, who died rather than be captured. "Girls are very prized by ISIS. She blew herself up. She killed a lot of them with her," she says.
Categories: International News

Nation being devoured by sea

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 1:42pm
The Pacific Island nation of Kiribati may be the first country to disappear under the rising sea levels of climate change. Its people fear their homeland may become the world's next Atlantis.
Categories: International News

Inside the palace of a dictator

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 1:40pm
In late 1989 the carefully constructed edifice of communism in Eastern Europe started crumbling in a wave of popular upheavals with a speed that took everyone by surprise.
Categories: International News

Orion's first test flight splashes down

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 12:38pm
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Categories: International News

Pope: Modern slavery worse every day

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 12:25pm
Pope Francis said on Tuesday that modern slavery is a "crime against humanity" and is "unfortunately becoming worse and worse every day."
Categories: International News
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