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Bomb meant for militants kills 20 children in Yemen

CNN World - Tue, 12/16/2014 - 13:13
Two car bombs killed at least 31 people, including 20 children, in central Yemen's Radaa city when suspected al Qaeda fighters targeted Houthi militants Tuesday, senior security officials and locals told CNN.
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Anchor's realization on live TV

CNN World - Tue, 12/16/2014 - 12:41
A Seven Network anchor broke down when she realized she knew someone killed in the Sydney siege.
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13 African voices shaking things up

CNN World - Tue, 12/16/2014 - 12:35
From Hollywood ingenues to social changemakers, a look back at the voices innovating, raising and changing Africa over the last 12 months.
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ISIS justifies sex with child slaves

CNN World - Tue, 12/16/2014 - 12:34
Can you take non-Muslim women and children captive? Yes, says ISIS.
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Doctor restores the vision of 100,000 people

CNN World - Tue, 12/16/2014 - 12:32
It takes Sanduk Ruit about five minutes to change someone's life.
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'Children are under benches. Kill them'

CNN World - Tue, 12/16/2014 - 12:21
A student says that's what he heard before a Taliban member opened fire at an army-run school in Pakistan. More than 130 people, mostly children, were killed in the siege.
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31 amazing sports photos

CNN World - Tue, 12/16/2014 - 11:50
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Why Russia is hung up on homosexuality

CNN World - Tue, 12/16/2014 - 09:41
Let's start with a touch of perspective. It's not only Russia where sexual minorities suffer discrimination. In the United States, that beacon of tolerance, there's still a huge amount of bigotry. Some U.S. states still refuse to recognize same-sex marriage. And hate crimes and violence towards LGBT individuals remain a significant problem.
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What we know about Sydney siege

CNN World - Tue, 12/16/2014 - 05:10
The cafe siege in the heart of Sydney ended early Tuesday with the death of the gunman and two of his hostages -- but a great deal of unanswered questions remain.
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U.N. official: We have 'run out of words' to describe conflict in Syria

CNN World - Tue, 12/16/2014 - 05:06
A top United Nations official on Monday told the Security Council she has "run out of words" to describe the worsening situation in Syria.
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Nut scandal executive may face legal action

CNN World - Tue, 12/16/2014 - 04:29
The Korean Air executive who delayed a flight over a bag of macadamia nuts may face legal action after South Korea's transportation ministry said on Tuesday it had filed a complaint to prosecutors.
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2 hostages die, gunman killed in Sydney

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 14:17
Australian special forces stormed the cafe and shot and killed the suspect. Two of the 17 hostages died at the hospital, police say.
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Photos: See Sydney hostage siege unfold

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 14:05
Gunfire erupted early Tuesday as police stormed the Sydney cafe where a gunman had been holding hostages since Monday morning.
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Human Rights Watch: Russia fails to protect LGBT people

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 13:40
Russian authorities are failing to protect gay people from persecution and are not prosecuting the perpetrators of a growing number of homophobic attacks, Human Rights Watch says in a new report.
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Mystery objects wash up

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 13:15
Blocks made of a rubber-like material have been washing ashore for decades. Where do they come from? Isa Soares reports.
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Boiling water thrown at flight crew

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 13:05
A Chinese couple allegedly threw hot water on a flight attendant and threatened to blow up the plane, forcing the Nanjing-bound plane to turn back to Bangkok.
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U.S. Marine charged with murder in death of transgender woman

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 12:15
A U.S. Marine has been charged with murder in the death of a transgender woman who was found strangled in a Philippines hotel room in October, a prosecutor said.
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Confirm new surgeon general

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 10:27
David Gergen says Dr. Vivek Murthy is eminently qualified for confirmation by the Senate today as surgeon general.
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Would you rather be sexy or smart?

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 09:53
Carol Costello asks whether American culture sends a message to girls that it's not cool to study math and science fields.
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Al-Shabaab blamed for five beheadings

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 09:31
A Quran teacher in central Somalia was the fifth beheading victim in one week at the hands of Al-Shabaab, the al Qaeda-linked militant group based in Somalia.
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