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Inside Ukraine's kill zone

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 11:14am
On a country road in eastern Ukraine, a scene of bucolic tranquility was suddenly interrupted by the aftermath of carnage. A burned-out tank tilted into a ditch, its turret blown some 20 meters away by a direct hit. Unexploded ammunition of every caliber lay everywhere. A troop transport vehicle was shot to pieces; a short distance away a simple grave was marked by a cross hastily made from branches. Amid the fields of sunflowers and grazing cows, the smell of burned metal hung in the air.
Categories: International News

Obama: Peaceful Europe threatened by "Russia's aggression"

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 10:42am
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Categories: International News

NATO summit in Wales: What should we expect?

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 10:29am
From wars in Ukraine and Afghanistan to the fast-spreading spectre of ISIS in the Middle East, it's no wonder that this week's NATO summit in Wales is being called "the most important gathering of NATO leaders in more than a decade."
Categories: International News

Nude photo scandal: 5 things to know

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 9:20am
A hacker's invasion of dozens of celebrity iCloud accounts, leading to the embarrassing leaking of nude photos, has lessons for us all. Here are five things you should know about what happened.
Categories: International News

Look at me! 16 selfies of the week

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 8:49am
Categories: International News

'Time-sliced' photos of landmarks

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 8:41am
Stunning "time-slice" photos show landmarks from dusk till dawn.
Categories: International News

Japanese chef creates edible art

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 8:19am
Yoshiaki Takazawa takes guests on a three-hour culinary journey.
Categories: International News

Similarities seen in beheading videos

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:46am
James Foley's execution video at the hands of ISIS included a threat to fellow American Steven Sotloff. Another warning came at end of Sotloff's beheading video.
Categories: International News

World's richest man creates own landmark

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 5:56am
CNN's Nick Parker tours Soumaya Museum in Mexico City -- the brainchild of wealthy business magnate Carlos Slim.
Categories: International News

Obama authorizes 350 more troops for Iraq

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 4:08am
U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday authorized additional troops be deployed to Iraq to protect American diplomatic facilities and personnel in Baghdad.
Categories: International News

ISIS video shows beheading of American

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 3:52am
The ISIS terror group has published a video titled "A second message to America," showing the beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff.
Categories: International News

How NATO's responding to Russia

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 3:18am
CNN's Nic Robertson takes a look at how NATO is responding to Russia's aggressive behavior.
Categories: International News

Uzi shooting family 'devastated'

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 11:18pm
The family of a 9-year-old girl who accidentally shot and killed an Arizona instructor with an Uzi is "devastated" and asking for privacy, according to a statement from a family lawyer.
Categories: International News

No charges for UK cancer child parents

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 11:13pm
The British couple arrested after pulling their cancer-stricken son out of a hospital will not be charged, the Crown Prosecution Service told CNN on Tuesday.
Categories: International News

Ukrainian to president: 'Be a man. Stop this war'

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 11:13pm
In the city of Donetsk, the devastation wrought by weeks of fighting between pro-Russia rebels and Ukrainian forces is all too apparent.
Categories: International News

Ebola outbreak 'spiralling out of control'

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 11:12pm
The Ebola outbreak is much worse than official figures show and is "spiraling out of control," a leading U.S. official said Tuesday -- due in part, he said, to some countries that inadvertently have made it harder to corral the deadly disease.
Categories: International News

Is North Korea using U.S. detainees as 'bargaining chips'?

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 10:25pm
Why did North Korea allow 3 American detainees to be interviewed Monday? Experts weigh in on possible motives.
Categories: International News

Analysis: Why North Korea's walking a fine line

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 10:25pm
OPINION: Kim Jong Un is close to crossing a line that could see him lose out at home and abroad.
Categories: International News

Al-Shabaab Terror leader's fate unclear

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 6:34pm
A suspected U.S. drone strike targeted Al-Shabaab in southern Somalia, but it's not clear if the leader of the group was killed, a Somali official says.
Categories: International News

ISIS claims to behead second American

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 5:40pm
ISIS has released a video in which it claims to behead a second American journalist, Steven Sotloff.
Categories: International News
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