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Prisoner executions near in Indonesia

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 09:45
The Indonesian government has ordered preparations for the execution of 10 inmates on death row, including Filipino maid Mary Jane Veloso and Australians Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran.
Categories: International News

World War I: A time of upheaval

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 09:37
Although it seems like ancient history, World War I changed the world forever. Look back at some of the war's key events.
Categories: International News

Why Turkey won't say the G-word

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 09:35
Sitting on a sunny bench in Istanbul's Gezi Park, Fadime Gurgen dismisses the controversy surrounding the 100th anniversary Friday of the massacre of Armenians under the Ottoman Empire with a wave of her hand.
Categories: International News

A hero for gorillas -- and poachers

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 09:28
When Edwin Sabuhoro found out that poachers were rife in his community, he came up with a unique program, using his own money, to get them to stop.
Categories: International News

The week in 37 photos

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 09:26
Categories: International News

Son of Hubble to peer back to dawn of time

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 09:26
If you're hunting for the earliest galaxies and clues about potential life on other planets you are going to need a very big mirror and a golf ball of gold.
Categories: International News

Politician sorry for pulling woman's ponytail

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 08:31
New Zealand's prime minister John Key apologizes for pulling the hair of a cafe waitress. TVNZ has the report.
Categories: International News

Report: North Korea to double its nuclear arsenal

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 08:19
According to a Wall Street Journal report, North Korea could have 40 nuclear weapons by the end of next year. CNN's Elise Labott has more.
Categories: International News

U.S. drone strike accidentally kills al Qaeda 2 hostages

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 19:26
President Obama says that a U.S. counterterrorism operation targeting an al Qaeda compound in January accidentally killed two innocent hostages, including one American.
Categories: International News

Leader of al Qaeda's new Indian branch killed by U.S.

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 15:53
Ahmed Farouq didn't have the prestige of fellow al Qaeda figures Osama bin Laden, the influence of Anwar al-Awlaki, or the notoriety of Adam Gadahn.
Categories: International News

Japan's aims for the moon in 2018

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 15:31
Categories: International News

Al Qaeda hostage Giovanni Lo Porto 'dedicated his life' to others

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 15:02
Giovanni Lo Porto put himself in harms way to help, heading to Pakistan to work on a reconstruction project following major flooding there.
Categories: International News

American-born Gadahn killed in U.S. raid

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 14:59
He was known as the American spokesperson for al Qaeda, working against his native country on behalf of a terrorist organization that's devoted blood and resources to attacking it. Now Adam Gadahn is dead, killed in a U.S. counterterrorism operation.
Categories: International News

Volcano Fast Facts

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 14:54
Here's some background information about volcanoes, mountains that open downward to a reservoir of molten rock.
Categories: International News

Al Qaeda hostage, American Warren Weinstein, killed

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 12:20
The White House announced Thursday that a U.S. counterterrorism operation targeting an al Qaeda compound in January accidentally killed two innocent hostages. One of them was Warren Weinstein.
Categories: International News

Did Putin want star to mediate Obama meeting?

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 11:42
Buzzfeed reporter Rosie Gray said the Seagal idea "flabbergasted" President Barack Obama.
Categories: International News

Man accused of causing markets to drop by $1 trillion

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 11:38
A London man has been formally accused of causing a "flash crash" in 2010 that caused the stock market to drop by 1 trillion dollars. CNN's Isa Soares explains.
Categories: International News

Newly discovered frog looks like Kermit

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 11:37
A newly discovered species of glassfrog in Costa Rica looks an awful lot like the famous Muppet.
Categories: International News

Do codes prove North Korea carried out hack?

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 11:33
CNN has gained exclusive access to the codes used in two high profile cyberattacks on South Korea, but do they prove North Korea was to blame? Paula Hancocks reports.
Categories: International News
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