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Famous poet's manuscript found

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 15:21
A notebook full of work-in-progress versions of some of Dylan Thomas's key poems has been rediscovered more than 70 years after the poet's mother-in-law ordered it to be burnt.
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Sweden: Foreign sub trespassed

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 14:04
A foreign submarine recently trespassed in Swedish territory, officials say, but they couldn't say what country the vessel belonged to.
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Brawl erupts in S. African parliament

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 13:48
A scuffle breaks out in the South African parliament after an MP refuses to withdraw statements about President Zuma.
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'Starry Night' bike path opens

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 13:40
An artist in the Netherlands has created a brilliant tribute to Vincent van Gogh -- a bike path that glows in the dark.
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G20 is in 'paradise'

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 13:39
The G20 is in town and with it comes sacred flames, security bans, street protests and a bizarre front page depiction of world leaders in various states of undress.
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President Obama tells Myanmar to move forward on democracy

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 12:17
On the road to democracy, Myanmar has sputtered, and it's time to move forward, said President Obama from the porch of an infamously symbolic home in the country's largest city.
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Russia plans bomber flights near U.S.

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 11:50
Russia plans to send long-range bombers to patrol the western Atlantic and eastern Pacific waters, the nation's defense minister said, amid escalating tensions with the West over Ukraine.
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Has ISIS peaked?

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 11:50
The first signs are emerging that a combination of coalition airstrikes and more assertive Iraqi and Kurdish forces are forcing ISIS to change its behavior.
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Bounce, bounce, bounce. Touchdown!

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 10:48
This week's historic space probe landing on a comet 310 million miles from Earth wasn't exactly a poetic ballet, but it still worked.
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Ukrainian battle caught on cam

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 10:47
Russia has denied allegations that it has sent weapons inside Ukraine. CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.
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World's tallest meets shortest

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 10:47
The tallest man in the world and the shortest man in the world met to mark the 10th annual Guinness World Records Day.
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Former mayor charged in Mexico student deaths

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 10:03
Prosecutors in the Mexican state of Guerrero said Friday they have formally charged former Iguala Mayor Jose Luis Abarca in the disappearance of 43 students.
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Tokyo's dance between past and present

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 09:03
Sharp angles, fragmented glass, scaffolding, bright lights, looming robotics -- these elements tower over ghostly, apparition-like people scurrying to and from their destinations.
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Indonesia looks at its brutal history

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 08:57
The Graha Bhakti Budaya (or GBB as it's locally known), is a care-worn, 1960s slab of a building, popular as part of Jakarta's largest art center, but outwardly unremarkable.
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Dress like a world leader

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 08:53
China's online marketplace Taobao is offering buyers the chance to look like a world leader -- for less than $30.
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Drug company exec charged in sterilization deaths

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 08:50
An Indian drug company executive allegedly tampered with and destroyed evidence after a dozen women died following sterilization surgeries, an official said Friday, broadening the net of those connected with the deaths.
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The week in 32 photos

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 06:56
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Tokyo in slow motion

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 06:54
For over a decade photographer Matthew Pillsbury has made long exposure photographs using only available light. In his latest exhibition Pillsbury took to the streets of Tokyo to capture the millions of people quietly interacting with their gadgets.
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Haunting beauty of moldy photographs

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 06:42
South Korean artist Seung-Hwan Oh creates beautiful portraits by letting mold grow on film.
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Surf's up! Catching waves in Dakar

CNN World - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 05:54
In Dakar, a growing community of surf lovers are taking advantage of the warm weather, year-round waves and cheap flights.
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