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ISIS threatens priceless heritage

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 12:36
ISIS is threatening priceless cultural artifacts, particularly in the ancient city of Hatra, says the director of the Iraq National Museum in Baghdad.
Categories: International News

Clues to Stone Age mating

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 11:16
DNA from a 45,000-year-old leg bone is giving scientists a better idea of when modern humans first started mating with Neanderthals.
Categories: International News

Canada shooting raises fears of ISIS tie

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 10:55
After a gunman killed a reservist outside a war memorial in Ottawa and stormed into parliament, investigators are looking into the possibility that ISIS was behind the terror.
Categories: International News

What an Ebola survivor looks like

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 10:49
Getty photographer John Moore took beautiful portraits of Ebola survivors
Categories: International News

Kenny G angers China with Hong Kong protest visit

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 08:07
Smooth jazz saxophonist Kenny G wants everyone to know that he's not a foreign agitator trying to defy the Chinese Communist Party.
Categories: International News

Snow plow driver, 4 others held over Moscow plane crash

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 06:26
A snow plow driver who's been blamed by Russian authorities for a plane crash that killed the chief executive of the oil company Total has been sent to pretrial detention, his lawyer said Thursday.
Categories: International News

Lunar mission to test China's space program

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 05:44
China says it will launch an experimental spacecraft between Friday and Sunday that will orbit the moon before returning to Earth, in a first for the country's ambitious space program.
Categories: International News

Multiple shootings in Canada's capital

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 14:38
A Canadian soldier was shot and killed as he stood guard at Canada's Parliament war memorial as shootings also unfolded in Parliament and a shopping mall in Ottawa. One gunman also is dead.
Categories: International News

Sweden hunts for mystery object beneath sea

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 11:57
Whatever has been lurking beneath the waves of the Stockholm archipelago, Russian sub or not, is not only drawing threats of martial force from Sweden's military, it's also getting on Lasse Schmidt's nerves.
Categories: International News

10 pics to change how you see China

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 11:32
Contemporary Chinese art is a formidable force in today's art market and a thorny jungle for the uninitiated. Expert Wu Hung, the founder of the Center for the Art of East Asia at the University of Chicago, has chosen 10 stunning works that can systematically introduce China's recent art movements and must-know avant-garde artists from the 1970s to the 2000s.
Categories: International News

Emotional reunion for American freed from N. Korea

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 10:01
After five months of detention in North Korea, Jeffrey Fowle arrived home in Ohio early Wednesday for an emotional reunion with his family.
Categories: International News

Pay off poachers, save wildlife

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 09:29
In Namibia, the question of who owns the wildlife has often been fraught with difficulties.
Categories: International News

Man confesses to 39 murders

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 09:18
A Brazilian man nicknamed "handsome" serial killer has confessed to 39 murders. CNN's Shasta Darlington reports.
Categories: International News

Steenkamp's parents 'satisfied' as Pistorius starts prison term

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 09:16
Reeva Steenkamp's parents said Tuesday they are "satisfied" with the sentence handed down to their daughter's killer, as Oscar Pistorius started his first full day in a South African prison.
Categories: International News

World-class education free of charge?

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 09:07
If you want a world-class education without the hefty price tag it usually carries, it's time you pack your bags and head to Germany.
Categories: International News

100 snakes found inside house

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 08:55
More than 100 snakes were found inside a Canada home. CBC News has more.
Categories: International News

Israel: Two soldiers injured in attack from Egypt

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 08:31
Two Israeli soldiers were injured Wednesday in an attack coming from Egypt, near the Egypt-Israel border, the Israeli military said.
Categories: International News

Kobani: Before and after views

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 08:09
CNN's Michael Holmes shows us dramatic before and after satellite views of Kobani.
Categories: International News

Ebola fears cripple safaris

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 07:48
With travel to Africa poised to hit all-time highs in 2014, a drop-off in travel bookings was the last thing the continent's lucrative safari industry thought it would be facing going into 2015.
Categories: International News

Boko Haram victim: I cried for help

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 07:47
With every attack by Islamist militants in northern Nigeria, Daniel Ayuba relives a nightmare.
Categories: International News
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