Skip to main content

International News

Impact of Russia's struggling economy

CNN World - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 4:23am
CNN's John Defterios explains how the falling price of oil has put pressure on Russia's oil-rich economy.
Categories: International News

Putin: 'The bear never asks permission'

CNN World - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 4:22am
Have no fear, Vladimir Putin is here. That seems to be the message in an epic promo released ahead of the Russian president's annual news conference as the country's economy plummets.
Categories: International News

You won't believe where this truck was found

CNN World - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 3:05am
A plumber in Texas is trying to avoid fallout after a picture of his old work truck ended up on Islamic social media sites.
Categories: International News

Falling in love with public transit

CNN World - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 2:58am
You could call it a budding romance with the possibility of a long-lasting relationship. More Americans are riding public transportation. In fact, ridership is on track to top 2013, which was the highest since 1956.
Categories: International News

How to do Nepal without climbing mountains

CNN World - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 2:36am
Yes, you can experience the mountains and culture of Nepal without crampons. Here's how.
Categories: International News

Marriage proposal goes wrong

CNN World - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 2:14am
A Dutch man rented a crane to reach his girlfriend's window for a romantic proposal, but things went a little wrong.
Categories: International News

14 best places to spend Xmas

CNN World - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 2:10am
If your Christmas is too often one of tacky decorations and bitter family feuds, you may need to put the baubles back in the attic and plan a yuletide getaway.
Categories: International News

Debilitating outbreak hits Americas

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 3:34pm
Its name means "bending over in pain." It has no treatment or vaccine. Its symptoms resemble Dengue fever. And it has infected more than 1 million people -- 155 of them fatally -- since spreading to the Americas one year ago.
Categories: International News

Mystery man among 5 freed in historic U.S.-Cuba deal

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 2:06pm
Five men are tasting freedom for the first time in years -- including one President Barack Obama described as "one of the most important intelligence agents that the United States has ever had in Cuba" -- in a historic deal between the U.S. and Cuba announced Wednesday.
Categories: International News

What you really Googled in 2014

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 10:35am
In 2013, people just wanted to know how to twerk. It was a more innocent time. This year, people wanted to know if they had Ebola.
Categories: International News

Alan Gross freed, U.S. and Cuba strike historic deal

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 9:45am
U.S. contractor Alan Gross, held by the Cuban government since 2009, was freed Wednesday as part of a landmark deal with Cuba that paves the way for a major overhaul in U.S. policy toward the island, senior administration officials tell CNN.
Categories: International News

European capital rebuilt 40 times

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:21am
In the heart of Belgrade, the vibrant and resilient capital of Serbia, a slow and colorful transformation is taking place.
Categories: International News

Police: Afghan forces end Taliban bank siege

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:15am
Afghan security forces stormed a bank branch besieged by insurgents in Helmand province Wednesday, ending a deadly attack, police said.
Categories: International News

Rooney Mara: South Sudan's hope survives

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:13am
Visiting the ravaged nation a year after war broke out, Mara says she was impressed by the hope its people have retained.
Categories: International News

China decrees new rules for anthem

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:13am
China's 1.3 billion citizens may soon find it much harder to belt out their national anthem at will.
Categories: International News

Two babies born at 10:11 on 12/13/14

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:12am
They won't be able to count for a few years, but when the time comes, they'll be able to practice using their unique birthdays.
Categories: International News

Missing students motivate Nobel interruption

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:12am
At a prize ceremony honoring peace, Adán Cortés says violence and injustice sent him rushing toward the stage.
Categories: International News

What travel will look like in 2015

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:12am
If travel experts are right, we'll be wearing hotel keys, eating at local's homes and likely heading to Asia in 2015.
Categories: International News

Prince George: Pint-sized trendsetter?

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:01am
See what sold ROYALLY after Prince George wore them! CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on the 17-month-old trendsetter.
Categories: International News

Cameraman stayed behind to aid police

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 7:54am
After the Seven Network's staff was evacuated, one cameraman was allowed to stay behind to aid police.
Categories: International News

Connect to Statesman Examiner


Connect with us on Facebook
Connect with us on Twitter

Arizona (11-3) 12 @ St. Louis (6-8) 6
But Cougars have experience The Jenkins High girl’s basketball team heads into the 2014-2015 season...
Cougs ninth at Deer Park Invite The Jenkins High wrestling program began its 2014 season with a...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes