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Pyongyang bans foreign runners from marathon

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 8:26am
North Korea has barred foreign participants from the Mangyongdae Prize Marathon, held in the capital, Pyongyang.
Categories: International News

Online war fought war against ISIS, other groups

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 3:40pm
A campaign started this month is the latest volley in a fierce battle being fought online between the French government and jihadist groups for the lives of the country's youth. FULL STORY
Categories: International News

Jerusalem's mayor arrests suspected attacker

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 10:37am
When Jerusalem's mayor saw a commotion on the street, he and his bodyguard jumped in to arrest a suspected assailant, he said.
Categories: International News

iPhone stolen in New York, found in China

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 9:35am
CNN's John Vause talks with Matt Stopera who found his stolen iPhone in China, when photos of a man dubbed "Brother Orange" started showing up on his feed.
Categories: International News

The planet you've never heard of

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 9:33am
Way out beyond Mars, but before you get to Jupiter, is a "planet" called Ceres. CNN's Rachel Crane reports.
Categories: International News

The name ISIS hates to be called

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 9:31am
We know them as ISIS or ISIL. But there's another name the group hates -- so much they've threatened to cut out the tongue of anyone who uses it.
Categories: International News

Yellow dust blankets Seoul

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 9:29am
South Korean officials issue health warnings as hazardous levels of yellow dust blanket parts of the country. CNN's Paula Hancocks reports
Categories: International News

Yemen's Hadi flees capital, plans to withdraw resignation

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 9:29am
Deposed Yemeni President Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi escaped house arrest in the Yemeni capital early Saturday and fled to the southern province of Aden, where he is expected to withdraw his resignation in a televised speech in the next 24 hours, two of his advisers said.
Categories: International News

The week in 30 photos

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 9:01am
Categories: International News

The Dalai Lama: Tibet's spiritual leader

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 9:00am
Although he describes himself as a simple Buddhist monk, the Dalai Lama has been called one of the world's most influential people.
Categories: International News

7 of the world's coolest commutes

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 8:43am
Categories: International News

Egypt's President: It's time for an Arab coalition against ISIS

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 8:41am
As ISIS continues it murderous rampage in the Middle East, Egypt's President said it's time for more Arab countries to join forces against the terror group.
Categories: International News

Reuters bureau chief dies in Pakistan

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 8:41am
The bureau chief for Reuters in Afghanistan and Pakistan, Maria Golovnina, died Monday after falling unconscious, her employer said.
Categories: International News

5 terror groups making vicious headlines

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 6:09am
The United States has a list of 59 designated terror groups, but here are the five that have been making news this month. FULL STORY
Categories: International News

ISIS parades Peshmerga in cages

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 6:08am
ISIS has released a new propaganda video showing what appears to be Kurdish Peshmerga fighters paraded down Iraqi streets in cages. FULL STORY
Categories: International News

Police scramble to find girls before they join ISIS

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 6:07am
Amira Abase told her father she was going to a wedding. Instead, the 15-year-old British girl hopped on a plane with two friends to Turkey -- and police fear they are headed to Syria to join ISIS.
Categories: International News

U.S. defense chief: Timing essential on Mosul assault

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 3:01pm
New U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter said Saturday that success is more important than timing in any attempt to retake Iraq's second city, Mosul, from ISIS militants.
Categories: International News

Police think 3 teens are headed to Syria

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 2:58pm
The family of a girl who UK police say may be headed to Syria with two friends have a message for her: We're not mad at you, and please come home.
Categories: International News

Nigerian troops retake town where hundreds died

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 2:14pm
Nigerian troops retook the strategic northeastern town of Baga -- where hundreds died when Boko Haram attacked it last month -- on Saturday, the West African nation's top military spokesman said.
Categories: International News

Armed groups raid school, abduct 89 children, U.N. says

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 2:13pm
Armed groups raided a South Sudanese school and abducted 89 children, the United Nations said Saturday. The U.N. pointed out that boys were among those taken.
Categories: International News

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