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Gay Syrians tell of fear of ISIS persecution

CNN World - 33 min 26 sec ago
The photographs released by ISIS in its stronghold of Raqqa are dated March 2015. The first ones show a large crowd, mostly men, but also among them a handful of women and children, all looking up.
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Oldest known human jawbone found

CNN World - 33 min 29 sec ago
With the discovery of a gray, fossilized jawbone in a remote corner of Ethiopia, a student at Arizona State University may have changed our understanding of our earliest ancestors.
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Bali 9 smugglers near execution

CNN World - 34 min 11 sec ago
The Indonesian government has indicated that a last-minute proposal to save the lives of two Australian drug-smugglers on death row will not succeed.
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U.S. Ambassador: Eighty stitches and two hours of surgery

CNN World - 1 hour 49 min ago
The U.S. Ambassador to South Korea is recovering from a knife attack during a speech in Seoul.
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U.S. ambassador tweets that he'll be back 'ASAP'

CNN World - 1 hour 50 min ago
The U.S. ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert is in stable condition after being slashed in the face & arm by a knife-wielding man in Seoul. CNN's Andrew Stevens reports.
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North Korea applauds 'knife attack of justice'

CNN World - 1 hour 52 min ago
A man opposed to the joint South Korea-U.S. military drills attacked the American ambassador in Seoul, slashing his face and arms as he was about to give a speech.
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The long, troubled history of the suspect in U.S. ambassador's attack

CNN World - 1 hour 55 min ago
The suspect behind the knife attack on the American ambassador to South Korea had a long, troubled history and often blamed the U.S. for tensions in the Korean peninsula.
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WWII Japanese battleship Musashi discovered

CNN World - 1 hour 57 min ago
The philanthropist posted images that appeared to show the long-lost Musashi, once one of the two largest warships in the world. The discovery was made aboard his superyacht. FULL STORY
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Lost city discovered in Honduran jungle

CNN World - 2 hours 2 min ago
Archaeologists searching for a lost city in the jungles of Honduras have discovered the urban remains of what they believe is a vanished ancient civilization, National Geographic reports.
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Where does Russia's opposition go from here?

CNN World - 2 hours 2 min ago
Ever since Vladimir Putin came to power, there have been killings of politicians, of human rights activists, of journalists.
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Iran: Some people consider peace 'an existential threat'

CNN World - 2 hours 5 min ago
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his supporters are trying to create "an atmosphere of hysteria" and "fear-mongering," the Iranian foreign minister said Thursday.
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Reputed boss of Zetas drug cartel captured

CNN World - 9 hours 32 min ago
Mexican authorities have captured Omar Trevino Morales, the reputed leader of the Zetas drug cartel, CNNMexico reported, citing federal officials.
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Father: No proof my son is 'Jihadi John'

CNN World - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 22:52
A man who says he's Mohammed Emwazi's father has reportedly said there is no proof that his son was the masked ISIS killer known as "Jihadi John."
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Commercial jet skids off runway at airport in Nepal

CNN World - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 17:57
A Turkish Airlines jet carrying 224 people skidded off a runway Wednesday morning at Kathmandu's airport, forcing those on board to evacuate and effectively shutting down Nepal's lone international airport, authorities said.
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32 miners missing after blast

CNN World - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 15:11
An explosion Wednesday at a coal mine in troubled eastern Ukraine killed one miner, and the fate of 32 others is unknown, state media reported, citing the speaker of Parliament.
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Refugee condemns 'life of humiliation'

CNN World - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 13:13
CNN's Ben Wedeman reports on the hopeless situation of 18 Palestinian families living in a refugee camp in Erbil, Iraq.
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What advice would you give to your teenage self?

CNN World - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 13:10
#DearMe is YouTube's global initiative to "empower young girls everywhere." The project asks, "what wisdom would you share with your teenage self?"
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