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Richest man in Middle East is worth...

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 08:44
Some billionaires like to downplay their wealth but Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Al Saud is no ordinary billionaire. He's the richest man in Saudi Arabia with investments in all manner of ventures who has taken one magazine to court for underestimating his vast wealth.
Categories: International News

Tweet draws torrent of racial abuse

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 07:56
Racist abuse on social media shows no sign of diminishing in European football after British police launched an investigation into abusive tweets sent to Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli.
Categories: International News

Superyachts: Millionaire water toys

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 07:54
Personal submarines, jetpacks, even 'walking boats.'
Categories: International News

Does China think this kid is a threat?

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 07:49
Joshua Wong has been called an "extremist" by Chinese state media -- he could face jail time -- and he's not even old enough to drive.
Categories: International News

India's new leader: 5 things to know

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 06:53
Narendra Modi surprised some with his rise to power. CNN meets the man behind the enigma.
Categories: International News

Visit the famous 'Friends' cafe in China

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 06:24
CNN's David McKenzie meets a man who likes the TV show "Friends" so much, he opened his own "Central Perk" in Beijing.
Categories: International News

Westgate survivor recalls attack

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 06:24
A man who was injured in the Westgate attack says he survived because of his mother's words.
Categories: International News

7 ways to boost your happiness

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 05:34
Happiness isn't just an emotional state. Science shows people who are happy live longer and healthier lives.
Categories: International News

Speed-dating diplomacy on tap at United Nations

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 00:08
The world comes to New York for the U.N.G.A. this week, accompanied by baggage full of crises.
Categories: International News

Sierra Leone ends 3-day nationwide Ebola lockdown

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 20:41
Sierra Leone lifted Sunday a nationwide lockdown, which had been put in place to help stop the spread of Ebola.
Categories: International News

A leap off China's tallest bridge

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 13:59
BASE jumpers from 16 countries leaped from China's tallest bridge in the annual BASE jump challenge in southern China.
Categories: International News

Wife of captive begs ISIS to let him go

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 11:21
The wife of British hostage Alan Henning pleaded Saturday with ISIS to release him, describing her husband as a "peaceful, selfless man" who was only in Syria to help people in need.
Categories: International News

PM: Al Qaeda will fail in India

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 11:07
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said al Qaeda will fail if it seeks to spread its terror network into his country because Muslims there "will die for India."
Categories: International News

Pope travels to majority Muslim Albania

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 05:40
Pope Francis traveled to Albania Sunday, the first European country to host the Pope on a public visit since he took office, a Vatican spokesman said.
Categories: International News

Boko Haram engaged in talks over kidnapped girls

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 16:31
Nigerian government officials and the International Committee of the Red Cross have had talks with Boko Haram about swapping imprisoned members of the Islamist terrorist group for the more than 200 Chibok school girls kidnapped in April, a source involved in the negotiations told CNN.
Categories: International News

Russia sends third truck convoy into Ukraine, report says

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 05:03
A third Russian humanitarian-aid convoy crossed the Ukrainian border Saturday and is moving to an unspecified destination in southeastern Ukraine, Russia's state-run Itar-Tass reported.
Categories: International News

Police: Couple confesses to death of woman in suitcase

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 02:45
A Chicago man confessed to killing his girlfriend's mother, whose body was found last month in a suitcase outside a hotel in Indonesia, police in Bali tell CNN.
Categories: International News

Russian planes intercepted near U.S., Canadian airspace

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:19
Two U.S. jets intercepted six Russian planes that neared U.S. airspace off Alaska on Thursday and Canadian planes intercepted two Russian bombers that approached Canadian airspace, NORAD reported.
Categories: International News

ISIS fighter has North American accent

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:17
It's a slick production with a warning to the U.S. But the intelligence community is focused on one jihadist who appears briefly at the end of the video.
Categories: International News

Ebola aid workers killed

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:07
Towm residents threw stones at the Guinea Ebola team when they arrived this week, forcing them to flee. Eight were later killed.
Categories: International News

 

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