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Citizens of Germany, Iceland show the way

CNN World - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 12:54
While Europe's politicians flounder in the face of an unprecedented wave of refugees and migrants seeking shelter -- many of them from war-torn Syria -- some individuals have decided to take matters into their own hands.









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Polar bears lay siege to researchers in the Arctic Sea

CNN World - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 12:53
Five hungry polar bears have surrounded a team of unarmed researchers at a remote outpost in northern Russia.









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Europe's migrant crisis in 24 hours

CNN World - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 12:29
See photos from a day in Europe's migrant crisis. Desperate men and women, often with children in tow, are fleeing wars and poverty to find a better life on the continent.









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How you can help

CNN World - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 10:13
A new report from the UNHCR, the United Nations refugee agency, says that more than 2,500 migrants and refugees have died or gone missing this year while crossing the Mediterranean Sea, seeking a new life. Although over 350,000 survived, the journeys remain dangerous and deadly. CNN Impact Your World has gathered ways you can help make the journeys safe.









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Paris apartment fire kills 8, including 2 children

CNN World - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 09:27
A massive fire ripped through a Parisian apartment building Wednesday morning, killing at least eight people -- including two children, officials said.









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Britain's battleship of the future

CNN World - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 08:50










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'Indescribable': Witness to the end of WWII

CNN World - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 08:49
On the morning of September 2, 1945, Lt. Cmdr. James Starnes stood on the deck of the USS Missouri, surrounded by his fellow seamen, hundreds of Allied warships and the blue waters of Tokyo Bay. In the distance, two smaller vessels approached the Missouri. On board were representatives of the Japanese Armed Forces and government, finally ready to bring an official end to six years of devastating war.









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No, ISIS doesn't represent Islam

CNN World - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 08:45










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Police release name of new suspect in Bangkok bombing

CNN World - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 08:44
Thai police on Wednesday released the name of another person they accuse of being involved in last month's Bangkok shrine bombing that killed 20 people and injured dozens of others.









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Who are refugees?

CNN World - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 07:52
Migrants have been heading to Europe in record numbers, and most are refugees fleeing their homes. CNN's Arwa Damon explains who these people are, and why they are risking their lives to make the journey.









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'Merkel! Merkel!': Migrants beg for help

CNN World - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 07:52
Iraqi and Syrian migrants plead for help from Germany after being prevented from leaving Hungary by train. CNN's Arwa Damon reports.









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Tears of joy in Munich

CNN World - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 07:52










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Look at me! 23 selfies of the week

CNN World - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 06:38










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Where is Brazilian mayor with fondness for WhatsApp? She's disappeared

CNN World - Tue, 09/01/2015 - 18:59
The mayor of a Brazilian town has disappeared after being accused of embezzling money from schools and often running the town hall from her WhatsApp account, authorities said.









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Pope Francis says priests can forgive abortions

CNN World - Tue, 09/01/2015 - 17:58
Pope Francis rocked the Catholic world -- again -- on Tuesday by announcing that women who have had an abortion are not automatically excommunicated but can seek forgiveness from priests during the church's upcoming "Year of Mercy."









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Auschwitz 'showers' offend visitors

CNN World - Tue, 09/01/2015 - 14:46










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