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Serbia and Albania punished by UEFA after drone brawl

CNN World - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 05:05
It was a night which evoked hatred of years past -- now both Serbia and Albania have been punished for their part in dramatic night of violence in Belgrade.
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Secret war threatens al Qaeda

CNN World - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 21:23
Yemen is going through its greatest upheaval since protests erupted during the Arab Spring more than three years ago. Only this time, it's not a cry for democracy but a bitter sectarian battle for power -- pitching al Qaeda and other Sunni groups against Shia Houthi rebels.
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Mali confirms its first case of Ebola, Health Ministry says

CNN World - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 21:22
A 2-year-old girl in Mali has been diagnosed with Ebola, making her the West African country's first confirmed case, health officials said Thursday.
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Heads line streets of ISIS capital

CNN World - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 13:41
CNN's Nick Paton Walsh brings us a grim look at life under ISIS rule in Raqqa, Syria. (Warning: Disturbing images)
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Deal lets 200 fight against ISIS

CNN World - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 13:34
A deal has been reached for 200 Iraqi Kurdish Peshmerga forces to pass through Turkey to help Syrian Kurdish fighters in the besieged town of Kobani, just over the border in Syria, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Thursday.
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Man chisels out of elevator

CNN World - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 13:28
A group in China escape from a stuck elevator thanks to one man and his trusty hammer. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout reports.
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Stadium's glass falls toward girl

CNN World - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 13:28
A little girl in Ukraine has survived a close call with a glass panel from a soccer stadium. Erin Hawksworth reports.
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Ex-mayor in Mexico suspect in case of 43 missing students

CNN World - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 13:06
A former mayor is a "probable" suspect in the disappearance of 43 students who were kidnapped last month from Iguala, a small city in Guerrero state, Mexican authorities said.
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ISIS threatens priceless heritage

CNN World - 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.
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Clues to Stone Age mating

CNN World - 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.
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Canada shooting raises fears of ISIS tie

CNN World - 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.
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What an Ebola survivor looks like

CNN World - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 10:49
Getty photographer John Moore took beautiful portraits of Ebola survivors
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Kenny G angers China with Hong Kong protest visit

CNN World - 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.
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Snow plow driver, 4 others held over Moscow plane crash

CNN World - 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.
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Lunar mission to test China's space program

CNN World - 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.
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Multiple shootings in Canada's capital

CNN World - 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.
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Sweden hunts for mystery object beneath sea

CNN World - 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.
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10 pics to change how you see China

CNN World - 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.
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Emotional reunion for American freed from N. Korea

CNN World - 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.
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Saving space in Israel

CNN World - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 09:51
With a tiny land mass relative to its 8.2 million residents, the state of Israel is running out of room to bury their dead.
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