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Remote Antarctica is red-hot

CNN World - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 14:47
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Roman Polanski has extradition hearing

CNN World - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 14:22
He was an acclaimed film director. She, a 13-year-old girl, working on a modeling job in California.
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Island of forgotten dreams

CNN World - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 14:02
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World Press Photo Contest 2015

CNN World - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 13:52
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Sea dwellers without a state

CNN World - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 13:52
The Badjao are a tribe of nomadic sea dwellers who have lived off the shore of northeast Borneo for more than 200 years. They are a stateless people with no nationality in the traditional sense, residing in boats and living off the sea.
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Study: Blame gerbils, not rats, for plague

CNN World - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 10:48
For a long time, rats have taken the heat for the waves of plague that killed millions of people across Europe starting in the 14th century.
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Mystery tunnel found near Pan Am games site

CNN World - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 10:25
A big hole in the ground discovered near a venue for the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto has stumped authorities looking into it.
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90 dead in Afghanistan avalanches

CNN World - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 10:23
Heavy snowstorms have caused a series of avalanches in mountainous northeastern Afghanistan over a two-day period, killing scores of people.
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Peshmerga: ISIS 'can't overcome us'

CNN World - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 08:39
Peshmerga fighters in northern Iraq believe that the tide is turning in the fight against ISIS. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
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Mystery tunnel discovered near event site

CNN World - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 08:36
An elaborate tunnel discovered near a site for the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto has stumped authorities investigating what it was for. CBC News reports.
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See sinkhole swallow pedestrians

CNN World - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 08:34
Frightening video shows two rail passengers in South Korea fall into a sinkhole nearly 10 feet deep as they walk off a train.
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Scholarship student takes a 3,000-kilometer detour

CNN World - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 08:31
A young Ghanian boy won a scholarship to study medicine in Guyana, but ended up in the city of Goiania, Brazil, 3,000 kilometers away.
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Rio residents fight evictions ahead of Olympics

CNN World - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 08:30
Rio de Janeiro shantytown residents fight eviction as preparations are made for the 2016 Olympics. CNN's Shasta Darlington reports.
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Where in the world?

CNN World - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 08:01
Travel Photo of the Day
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Look at me! 23 selfies of the week

CNN World - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 08:00
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Boko Haram + ISIS = Terror twins

CNN World - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 07:55
For sheer cruelty, they are well matched. They also share an apocalyptic "end-of-days" vision. Now there are signs that Boko Haram -- the most feared group in West Africa -- may be edging toward a formal pledge of allegiance to ISIS.
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Activist: ISIS holds 150 Christian hostages, will threaten to kill them

CNN World - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 07:40
ISIS is holding many more Assyrian Christian hostage than previously thought -- and it is reportedly planning to release a message Wednesday threatening to kill them.
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From UK teens to jihadists?

CNN World - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 07:27
Aqsa Mahmood left to become an ISIS bride and now investigators suspect that she has helped lure three teenage girls from the United Kingdom to Syria to join the terror group.
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Suspect in Pakistan school massacre arrested

CNN World - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 04:56
Pakistani authorities have arrested a suspect in the December 16 attack on a public school in Peshawar that left more than 140 people dead, most of them children.
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