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Becker 'burning like a volcano'

CNN World - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 10:22
As a player he was as fiery as his hair -- and as a coach, Boris Becker says he has to battle to keep his emotions in check as he tries to guide world No. 1 Novak Djokovic to more success.
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Ransom demand, secret mission, death

CNN World - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 09:18
The killers who held James Foley demanded $132 million from the company he worked for, the company's CEO told the Wall Street Journal.
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Does bling grow on trees?

CNN World - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 08:08
It takes a lot of guts to choose jewelry design over a career in medicine, but then, Janet Fredman isn't the kind of woman to shy away from challenges.
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Myths make Ebola outbreak worse

CNN World - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 06:56
Fear spreads faster than the deadly virus. The region's recent history of bloody civil war also feeds the rumor-mill.
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Swiss 'suicide tourism' doubles

CNN World - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 04:49
Figures show more than 600 people traveled to Switzerland to commit suicide between 2008 and 2012.
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Hamas leader survives airstrike

CNN World - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 04:11
Strikes and counter-strikes between Israel and Hamas resumed as talks aimed at agreeing to a longer-term truce fell apart.
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Cops: Couple stole from MH370 victims

CNN World - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 00:33
Malaysian police have charged two people over the alleged theft of around $35,000 (110,600 Malaysian ringgits) from the bank accounts of four passengers on missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370.
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Obama: 'World appalled' by beheading

CNN World - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 22:06
U.S. journalist James Foley's life stands in stark contrast that that of his killers, ISIS, President Barack Obama says.
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Ritz-Carlton gives Kyoto its first super luxury hotel

CNN World - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 22:00
Despite Kyoto's allure, until this year there's been a glaring absence from the city's travel scene -- a top tier, super-luxury hotel brand.
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Heavy rains, landslides kill 27 in Japan

CNN World - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 19:13
Residents combed through mud and debris looking for bodies of their loved ones after heavy rains triggered landslides that swallowed up homes in the western Japanese city of Hiroshima on Wednesday.
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Ukraine says one of its military jets has been shot down

CNN World - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 18:02
A Ukrainian fighter jet was shot down in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday, a spokesman for Ukraine's National Security and Defense Council said.
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Parents fear for babies as Thai military tightens surrogacy laws

CNN World - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 15:45
A Texan couple faces an agonizing wait for the birth of their baby boy to a surrogate, some 14,000 kilometers away, in a country now under military rule that's changing the laws mid-way through the pregnancy.
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Alas, poor Richard III, you ate too well

CNN World - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 14:26
Tests on the long-lost skeleton of Richard III reveal the medieval monarch had a taste for rich foods such as peacock, heron and swan, and that his liking for the finer things in life -- including wine -- increased significantly after he became the king of England.
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See 'groundbreaking' photo shoot

CNN World - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 14:18
It was a photo shoot that caught India's attention.
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Gaza zoo animals suffer

CNN World - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 13:58
The sights at the Gaza zoo couldn't be sadder.
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No, the Pope didn't call for a crusade

CNN World - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 13:46
Despite some suggestions to the contrary, the Pope did not recently call for a crusade. But can he balance modern and ancient lessons?
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Volcano in Iceland sparks airline alert

CNN World - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 12:38
Here we go again! Another volcano in Iceland is acting up and airlines have been put on alert. CNN's Jim Boulden reports.
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ISAF service member killed in Afghanistan stabbing

CNN World - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 12:32
A coalition service member died after being stabbed in the neck -- allegedly by a Taliban member -- near the international airport in Afghanistan's capital Wednesday morning, a spokesman for Kabul's police chief said.
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Key to peace in Gaza

CNN World - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 12:14
CNN's Elise Labott breaks down how the reconstruction of Gaza is the key to preventing a repeat of the conflict.
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ISIS beheads American

CNN World - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 09:10
A video released by ISIS shows the beheading of U.S. journalist James Foley and threatens the life of another American if President Barack Obama doesn't end military operations in Iraq.
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