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Somber memorial to ferry victims

3 hours 54 min ago
Hundreds of people filed through the gymnasium housing a memorial to the students who were lost beneath the waves off the South Korean coast last week.
Categories: International News

Australia transport safety chief tells what's next in MH370 search

3 hours 54 min ago
Australian officials are hammering out a new agreement put forward by the Malaysian government that will set out critical guidelines in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane.
Categories: International News

Did Yemen, U.S. kill al Qaeda's chief bomb maker?

4 hours 25 min ago
Officials are investigating whether al Qaeda's chief bomb maker, Ibrahim al-Asiri, was killed in an attack in Yemen. "
Categories: International News

Violent protests flare in Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana beach

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 21:46
Protesters burned barricades and police blocked streets as clashes flared in Rio de Janeiro's beachside neighborhood of Copacabana on Tuesday night.
Categories: International News

Official: Extensive U.S. involvement in anti-terror operation in Yemen

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 18:02
The United States offered extensive assistance beyond drone strikes during a massive anti-terror operation in Yemen, including flying Yemeni commandos to a site where they killed scores of suspected al Qaeda members, a U.S. official said.
Categories: International News

Ferry divers search through chaos

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 16:31
Powerboats zipped across the sea off the South Korean coast Tuesday, ferrying divers to the area where the ferry Sewol sank last week with hundreds of people on board.
Categories: International News

Biden warns Russia during trip

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 13:47
As the crisis in Ukraine shows no signs of easing, Vice President Joe Biden is in Kiev on Tuesday in a show of U.S. support for the embattled interim government.
Categories: International News

12 gold bars found in man's stomach

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 12:44
An India man's apparent attempt to evade taxes by swallowing gold did not have a glittering end. Amir Daftari reports.
Categories: International News

2nd Somali lawmaker killed in two days

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:49
A Somali lawmaker was shot and killed near Mogadishu on Tuesday, the prime minister said. It's the second killing of a Somali parliamentarian in two days.
Categories: International News

Saudis have tallest tower plan

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:01
Dubai -- long champion of all things biggest, longest and most expensive -- will soon have some competition from neighboring Saudi Arabia.
Categories: International News

Why Naïvete is key to innovation

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 09:59
Turns out you can do a lot of really smart things, as long as you're clueless.
Categories: International News

U.N.: South Sudan rebels separate residents by ethnicity, kill hundreds

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 09:15
South Sudanese rebels seized a strategic oil town last week, separating terrified residents by ethnicity before killing hundreds, the United Nations said.
Categories: International News

South: North Korea may be preparing nuclear test

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 08:43
North Korea has stepped up activity at its main nuclear test site, possibly preparing to carry out a fourth underground blast, South Korea said Tuesday.
Categories: International News

Surgeons find gold bars in stomach

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 08:37
When a team of Indian surgeons opened up the stomach of a patient complaining of abdominal pain, they had no idea they'd extract a fortune.
Categories: International News

MH370 relatives in agonizing limbo

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 08:36
"Mr. Ambassador, as time goes on we know that the odds of my son and the other relatives on the plane having survived becomes smaller and smaller," said a grey-haired man named Wen.
Categories: International News

Video 'shows Syrian chemical attack'

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 08:36
White House officials say they believe chemical weapons were used again by the Syrian regime. CNN's Elise Labott reports.
Categories: International News

Analysis: Obama aims to reassure Asia allies with visit

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 08:27
Looking to turn a few degrees in his long-awaited "pivot to Asia," President Barack Obama embarks on Tuesday on a four-country tour of the region in the hopes of convincing Pacific allies the United States remains focused on them.
Categories: International News

U.N. chief to Syria: Please don't hold presidential elections

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 08:25
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged Syria against holding presidential elections on June 3
Categories: International News

Al Qaeda militants 'targeted in Yemen'

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 08:20
An operation targeting al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula is under way in Abyan and Shabwa, Yemen, a high-level Yemeni government official who is being briefed on the strikes told CNN on Monday.
Categories: International News

7 girls escape Nigerian militants

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 08:20
Officials say that seven more school girls have escaped from Islamic militants after a mass kidnapping.
Categories: International News

 

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