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U.S. airdrops weapons, medical supplies

5 hours 43 min ago
The U.S. military has airdropped weapons, ammunition and medical supplies to Kurdish fighters in the Syrian city of Kobani to beef up the defense against ISIS forces, the Pentagon says.
Categories: International News

Hong Kong leader blames 'external forces'

5 hours 45 min ago
Hong Kong's embattled chief executive has said the city's pro-democracy movement is "out of hand" and being influenced by "external forces" from outside the city.
Categories: International News

Daredevils risk lives for perfect shot

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 11:29pm
Cityscapes are usually breathtaking, but finding a good vantage point in a new town can be tough.
Categories: International News

Apparent suicide after South Korea concert collapse

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 11:13pm
A day after 16 died in an accident at a concert in South Korea, a man responsible for safety measures was found also dead, the country's semi-official news agency reported. It was an apparent suicide.
Categories: International News

No agreement on what gays offer Catholic church

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 11:13pm
Catholic bishops ended a tense, two-week summit in Rome on Saturday without reaching a consensus on how to address what gays and lesbians can offer the church, same-sex relationships or Holy Communion for divorced and remarried couples.
Categories: International News

Pope takes predecessor closer to sainthood

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 11:12pm
Pope Francis moved a predecessor closer to sainthood on Sunday, beatifying Pope Paul VI on the last day of a gathering in Rome of church leaders from around the world.
Categories: International News

Death toll climbs in Himalayas

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 11:12pm
The grim search for missing hikers and bodies buried under snow continued Saturday against the dramatic backdrop of Nepal's Himalayas, as officials confirmed that at least 39 people had died in an exceptionally heavy snowfall.
Categories: International News

Spanish nurse's assistant tests negative for Ebola

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 11:12pm
A Spanish nurse's aide who contracted Ebola in Spain after caring for two infected missionaries has tested negative for the virus, according to the government's special committee on Ebola.
Categories: International News

Unmanned space plane lands - mission a mystery

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 11:12pm
Whatever it was doing up in space, we may never know, but the U.S. Air Force's unmanned X-37B space plane returned to Earth this week, with still no details from the military on the nearly two-year mission.
Categories: International News

Rocket-powered toy in stratosphere

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 11:09pm
A British team is set to launch a 3D-printed, rocket-powered space plane into the stratosphere. CNN's Jim Boulden report
Categories: International News

Photographer battles stereotypes

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 11:04pm
Kurbanjan Samat, a 32-year-old Uyghur photographer, wants to dispel the stereotypes he says many Chinese hold about people from his home region -- an ethnically diverse province in China's far west.
Categories: International News

At least 21 killed in Baghdad suicide bombing

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 7:54pm
A suicide bombing in a predominately Shia area of Baghdad has left 21 people dead and 25 people injured, according to a police source with knowledge of the incident speaking to CNN by phone. The source asked not to be identified for security reasons.
Categories: International News

At least 70 ISIS bodies dropped off

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 2:04pm
ISIS has apparently taken a heavy hit over the past several days. The bodies of at least 70 fighters for the terror group have been dropped off over four days at a hospital in the Syrian town of Tal Abyad.
Categories: International News

Airstrikes hit ISIS targets in Syria, Iraq

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 5:22am
Airstrikes like those that have helped slow the advance of ISIS fighters in the Syrian town of Kobani rocked the city again Saturday.
Categories: International News

WHO to review Ebola response amid criticism

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 4:52am
The World Health Organization vowed Saturday to make public a full review of its response to the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa once the crisis is under control.
Categories: International News

Do Oslo's Olympic cold feet signal a shift in international sport?

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 1:54am
The procedure, now, is commonplace. A glitzy stage, manned by executives in suits, an envelope dramatically opened. Then, cheers from representatives of the successful bid.
Categories: International News

Hurricane passes over Bermuda

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 4:14pm
Two island paradises may be spared heavy damage this weekend, as hurricanes roar through the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.
Categories: International News

Despite ceasefire announcement, new Boko Haram attacks reported

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 2:32pm
Despite government claims of a ceasefire, gunmen believed to be Boko Haram fighters attacked two villages and a town near the border with Niger, killing at least 8 and kidnapping others, residents told CNN Saturday.
Categories: International News

Boko Haram deal would free girls

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 4:44am
Nigeria has reached a ceasefire agreement with the Islamist terror group Boko Haram that includes the release of more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls, Nigerian officials said Friday.
Categories: International News

Hurricane Gonzalo slams Bermuda

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 9:04pm
Bermuda says it's ready. Now it awaits the arrival of Hurricane Gonzalo.
Categories: International News

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