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Falling in love with public transit

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 2:58am
You could call it a budding romance with the possibility of a long-lasting relationship. More Americans are riding public transportation. In fact, ridership is on track to top 2013, which was the highest since 1956.
Categories: International News

How to do Nepal without climbing mountains

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 2:36am
Yes, you can experience the mountains and culture of Nepal without crampons. Here's how.
Categories: International News

Marriage proposal goes wrong

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 2:14am
A Dutch man rented a crane to reach his girlfriend's window for a romantic proposal, but things went a little wrong.
Categories: International News

14 best places to spend Xmas

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 2:10am
If your Christmas is too often one of tacky decorations and bitter family feuds, you may need to put the baubles back in the attic and plan a yuletide getaway.
Categories: International News

Debilitating outbreak hits Americas

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 3:34pm
Its name means "bending over in pain." It has no treatment or vaccine. Its symptoms resemble Dengue fever. And it has infected more than 1 million people -- 155 of them fatally -- since spreading to the Americas one year ago.
Categories: International News

Mystery man among 5 freed in historic U.S.-Cuba deal

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 2:06pm
Five men are tasting freedom for the first time in years -- including one President Barack Obama described as "one of the most important intelligence agents that the United States has ever had in Cuba" -- in a historic deal between the U.S. and Cuba announced Wednesday.
Categories: International News

What you really Googled in 2014

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 10:35am
In 2013, people just wanted to know how to twerk. It was a more innocent time. This year, people wanted to know if they had Ebola.
Categories: International News

Alan Gross freed, U.S. and Cuba strike historic deal

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 9:45am
U.S. contractor Alan Gross, held by the Cuban government since 2009, was freed Wednesday as part of a landmark deal with Cuba that paves the way for a major overhaul in U.S. policy toward the island, senior administration officials tell CNN.
Categories: International News

European capital rebuilt 40 times

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:21am
In the heart of Belgrade, the vibrant and resilient capital of Serbia, a slow and colorful transformation is taking place.
Categories: International News

Police: Afghan forces end Taliban bank siege

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:15am
Afghan security forces stormed a bank branch besieged by insurgents in Helmand province Wednesday, ending a deadly attack, police said.
Categories: International News

Rooney Mara: South Sudan's hope survives

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:13am
Visiting the ravaged nation a year after war broke out, Mara says she was impressed by the hope its people have retained.
Categories: International News

China decrees new rules for anthem

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:13am
China's 1.3 billion citizens may soon find it much harder to belt out their national anthem at will.
Categories: International News

Two babies born at 10:11 on 12/13/14

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:12am
They won't be able to count for a few years, but when the time comes, they'll be able to practice using their unique birthdays.
Categories: International News

Missing students motivate Nobel interruption

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:12am
At a prize ceremony honoring peace, Adán Cortés says violence and injustice sent him rushing toward the stage.
Categories: International News

What travel will look like in 2015

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:12am
If travel experts are right, we'll be wearing hotel keys, eating at local's homes and likely heading to Asia in 2015.
Categories: International News

Prince George: Pint-sized trendsetter?

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:01am
See what sold ROYALLY after Prince George wore them! CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on the 17-month-old trendsetter.
Categories: International News

Cameraman stayed behind to aid police

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 7:54am
After the Seven Network's staff was evacuated, one cameraman was allowed to stay behind to aid police.
Categories: International News

Top 10: E.Africa's most popular bands

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 7:20am
Two years after its launch, Mdundo has grown into a major provider of East African music with a 20,000 track strong library on its mobile web platform.
Categories: International News

Look at me! 28 selfies of the week

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 6:56am
Categories: International News

Pakistan reinstates death penalty

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 5:33am
As Pakistan mourned, horrifying details emerged of a massacre that left 145 people dead.
Categories: International News
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