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5 Calgary students fatally stabbed in city's 'worst mass murder'

CNN World - 1 hour 24 min ago
Five University of Calgary students were stabbed to death Tuesday morning in what the city's police chief called "the worst mass murder in Calgary's history."
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Militants, Ukraine army face off

CNN World - 1 hour 24 min ago
With armored vehicles in its streets and troops reportedly in control of the airport, the city of Kramatorsk in eastern Ukraine was at the center of a tense standoff.
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Britian's royal family arrive in Australia

CNN World - 1 hour 25 min ago
Prince William and family arrive in Australia. This is their latest stop on a three week tour of the region.
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2 dead, more than 200 missing as S.Korean ferry sinks

CNN World - 1 hour 26 min ago
Rescue boats and helicopters scrambled to pluck passengers, most of them high school students, from a ferry as it listed and slowly sank off the southwest coast of South Korea early Wednesday.
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MH370: Underwater vessel almost done with second dive

CNN World - 1 hour 26 min ago
An underwater vessel searching for traces of the lost Malaysian jet is expected to complete its second dive Wednesday after the first attempt ended prematurely.
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Video shows 'large al Qaeda meet'

CNN World - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 23:07
A new video shows what looks like the largest and most dangerous gathering of al Qaeda in years. And the CIA and the Pentagon either didn't know about it or couldn't get a drone there in time to strike.
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As many as 200 girls abducted by Boko Haram: Officials

CNN World - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 20:15
As many as 200 girls were abducted from their boarding school in northeastern Nigeria by heavily armed Boko Haram Islamists who arrived in trucks, vans and buses, officials and witnesses said.
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Ukraine launches anti-terror operation

CNN World - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 20:00
Ukraine's acting President Oleksandr Turchynov told the country's parliament Tuesday that an "anti-terrorist operation" is under way in part of Ukraine's eastern Donetsk region.
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Underwater search resumes for missing Malaysia Airlines plane

CNN World - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 18:19
The underwater probe being used to look for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was back in the water Tuesday after its first attempt ended prematurely, the company that owns the vehicle told CNN.
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Ukraine military convoy moving southeast

CNN World - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 14:33
A CNN team observes a Ukrainian military convoy believed to apart of Kiev's operation against pro-Russian separatists.
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Why screaming is at center of Pistorius trial

CNN World - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 14:32
CNN's Robyn Curnow explains why screaming will be at the heart of the state's case against Oscar Pistorius.
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Dozens killed in Nigeria blast

CNN World - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 14:14
Dozens were killed in a rush-hour bus station bombing in Abuja, Nigeria. Vladimir Duthiers reports.
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Indian court recognizes gender self-identification

CNN World - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 14:13
In a ruling that human rights groups are calling historic, India's Supreme Court on Tuesday granted the country's transsexual and transgender individuals the right to self-identify their gender.
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Jordan's ambassador to Libya kidnapped in Tripoli

CNN World - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:39
Jordan's ambassador to Libya was kidnapped in central Tripoli on Tuesday, the foreign ministries of both nations said.
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Pop art condoms?

CNN World - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:43
The Center for African Family Studies in Nairobi has teamed up with Kenyan artist Michael Soi to create eye-catching condom wrappers to promote safe sex and raise awareness about HIV/AIDS among young people.
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'3 civilians killed' in NATO airstrike

CNN World - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:41
An Afghan provincial government spokesman has alleged that a NATO airstrike killed at least three civilians and injured another in Afghanistan's Khost province Tuesday.
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Berlusconi to carry out community service in nursing home

CNN World - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 09:31
Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is to serve one year of community service at a nursing home for his conviction on tax fraud, a Milan court ruled on Tuesday.
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Is it a Banksy?

CNN World - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 09:30
Clad in brown trench coats, dark glasses and trilby hats, what appear to be three secret agents huddle around a payphone box with listening equipment.
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Why is 'blood moon' red?

CNN World - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 08:55
Astronomer Steve Finkelstein explains why the "blood moon" glows red.
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Brothers re-arrested for cannibalism

CNN World - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 08:22
Two brothers previously jailed for cannibalism and then released, have been arrested again after police discovered a child's severed head at their home in a remote village in northwest Pakistan.
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