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Building Kenya's 'lunatic line'

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 08:41
At the Old Port in Mombasa, southern Kenya, tranquil waters lap gently against the shore beneath the ghostly Fort Jesus garrison.
Categories: International News

At least 50 dead in Somalia after drinking from contaminated well

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 08:39
At least 50 people have died in Somalia after drinking contaminated water from a well in northern Mogadishu, an official in that East African country said Thursday.
Categories: International News

Suicide bombing kills 5 Afghan soldiers

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 08:11
A suicide bomber targeted a vehicle carrying Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers in Kabul on Thursday morning.
Categories: International News

Police haul off Hong Kong protesters

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 06:12
The main site of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests was being taken apart piece by piece on Thursday, ushering in the end of an extraordinary occupation that deepened political fault lines over China's role in the city's government.
Categories: International News

Palestinians, Israelis differ on how minister died

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 05:36
A day after Ziyad Abu Ein's death, the Palestinians and Israelis continued to offer contrasting accounts of what killed him
Categories: International News

Travelers' bizarre requests for help

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 00:42
Feed your dog? Australia's government says uh-uh to outrageous requests for help from nationals traveling abroad.
Categories: International News

Death chills Palestinian-Israeli relations

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 17:53
Mahmoud Abbas halts coordination with Israel after a senior Palestinian Authority official died following a confrontation with Israeli troops.
Categories: International News

More than 3,000 migrants died trying to cross into Europe in 2014

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 17:24
At least 3,419 people have died this year trying to illicitly arrive by boat across the Mediterranean into Europe, the United Nations Refugee Agency said Wednesday.
Categories: International News

Rambo-like dad survives 12 days lost at sea

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 16:46
Twelve days after making a distress call from his sailboat and then disappearing in the waters south of Hawaii, 67-year-old Ron Ingraham gave it one more try.
Categories: International News

Torture report: Harsh reality for U.S.

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 16:13
The senate report leaves little doubt that some CIA practices would -- by any international standard -- be defined as torture, writes CNN's Tim Lister. So has the U.S. lost the moral high ground?
Categories: International News

Athletics denies mass doping cover up

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 15:51
Days after the world of athletics was hit by serious doping allegations, the sport has been accused of covering up how it dealt with scores of suspicious blood samples.
Categories: International News

Syria Q&A: CNN's Nick Paton Walsh

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 15:49
CNN Senior International Correspondent Nick Paton Walsh spent two days in the Kobani, Syria, covering the heavy fighting between Kurdish forces and ISIS militants that has devastated the city. Thousands of civilians still live in the city, either unwilling or unable to flee.
Categories: International News

Royal twins born in Monaco

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 14:35
If you bet on the princess, you win.
Categories: International News

Men get taste of childbirth in China

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 14:28
A hospital in China is hooking men up to a labor pain simulator that surges electrical currents to mimic childbirth.
Categories: International News

Judge rules prosecutors can appeal Pistorius' conviction

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 14:19
A judge in Pretoria ruled Wednesday that South African prosecutors can appeal Oscar Pistorius' conviction, but denied the state's bid to challenge his sentence.
Categories: International News

Your body will be your password

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 13:53
Thought your fingerprint was secure? Think again. The unique pattern on the tip of your fingers can easily be copied and used to access your most personal information. New technology is changing our security -- starting with your heartbeat.
Categories: International News

Tutu cancels trips for treatment

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 12:49
Nobel Peace Prize winner Archbishop Desmond Tutu has canceled his travel for the remainder of the year as he battles cancer, one of his foundations said Tuesday.
Categories: International News

End looms for Hong Kong protests

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 12:48
More than two months of pro-democracy protests that transformed the heart of Hong Kong's financial district could be coming to an abrupt end this week.
Categories: International News

World's weirdest medical museums

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 12:25
With its vast array of freaky specimens that seem to belong in some haunted manor, Philadelphia's 150-year-old Mutter Museum may be the gold standard in medical museums.
Categories: International News

South Sudan on the brink

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 12:22
When photographer Fabio Bucciarelli first visited South Sudan, he found a nation filled with hope. He found citizens worn out by decades of war -- but looking forward to an independent, peaceful future.
Categories: International News
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