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Toy soldiers? Look again

CNN World - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 11:19am
Every day, images of war and conflict are splashed across our desktops, plastered on our TV screens and scattered through our mobile news feeds. Because of that, one's response to such imagery often becomes calloused or desensitized.
Categories: International News

Crawling in a 'polio-free' country

CNN World - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 11:19am
Imagine sitting on a dusty, busy street in New Delhi, crowded with vendors and people running quickly about the market. A woman's lapis-colored sari swishes past you in the golden-colored dusk. You've been here since morning.
Categories: International News

Apple could be America's first $1 trillion company

Business News - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 11:18am
Just 18 years ago Apple flirted with bankruptcy. Now it's trying to become America's first $1 trillion company.

Video startup Vessel raises $57.5 million

Business News - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 11:16am
Vessel, a company that is trying to create a subscription service for web video stars, has received another $57.5 million in venture capital funding.

The U.S. military's best photos of 2014

CNN - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 11:16am
A sergeant wipes away a tear while kneeling before a battlefield cross at a Memorial Day ceremony for fallen service members at Camp Lemonnier in Djibouti.
Categories: National News

The Oklahoma City bombing

CNN - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 11:16am
On April 19, 1995, the Albert P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City was rocked by a truck bomb. The blast killed 168 people and injured more than 500.
Categories: National News

'Underwater Babies'

CNN - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 11:16am
In his latest book, "Underwater Babies," photographer Seth Casteel one-ups the cuteness factor found in his previous underwater portraits of dogs and puppies.
Categories: National News

Wreck of the USS Independence

CNN - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 11:15am
Gallery of the wreck of WWII aircraft USS Independence with historical photos
Categories: National News

U.S. Coast Guard touts record-setting drug busts

CNN - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 10:50am
The offloading of tons of cocaine was used as a backdrop to announce record-setting drug busts in the eastern Pacific Ocean.
Categories: National News

McDonald's franchise owners are not loving it

Business News - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 10:43am
McDonald's is trying to get its groove back, but franchise owners are not feeling it.

Ferguson protesters were deemed 'enemy forces'

CNN - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 10:40am
As the Missouri National Guard prepared to deploy to help quell riots in Ferguson, Missouri, that raged sporadically last year, the guard used highly militarized words such as "enemy forces" and "adversaries" to refer to protesters, according to documents obtained by CNN.
Categories: National News

Her mission: To wipe out student debt for fallen soldiers' kids

Business News - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 10:35am
For Ashlynne Haycock, it's personal.

Hussein deputy al-Douri killed, Iraqi state TV reports

CNN World - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 10:08am
Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri, a former top adviser to Saddam Hussein and the highest-ranking member of the Iraqi leader's regime to evade capture, has been killed in an Iraqi security operation, Iraqi state-run television reported Friday.
Categories: International News

Instagram details when nipples are okay

Business News - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 10:05am
Instagram is easing up on its no-nipple policy, but insists it will still scrub kiddie bathtub pictures from the site.

Walmart fired 2,200 to fix the plumbing

Business News - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 9:44am
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After hours at sea, chaos and desperation at Yemeni city

CNN World - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 9:42am
We were six nautical miles out from Yemen, but even from out here we could hear the Saudi airstrikes, make out their lights as they fell through the sky.
Categories: International News

European Debt Crisis

CNN World - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 9:23am
Here's a look at the European Debt Crisis which has affected the countries of Cyprus, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Portugal and Spain.
Categories: International News

Space Accidents

CNN World - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 9:23am
October 24, 1960 - The first space-related fatality happens when a rocket explodes at the Soviet Union's Baikonur Space Center in Kazakhstan, killing 165 people, including Air Marshal Mitrofan I. Nedelin, the head of Soviet rocket forces. The accident is officially denied until 1990.
Categories: International News

Cuba

CNN World - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 9:23am
Here's a look at what you need to know about Cuba, a communist country located in the Caribbean Sea, approximately 90 miles south of Florida.
Categories: International News

Central African Republic

CNN World - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 9:23am
Here's a look at what you need to know about the Central African Republic. It is a landlocked country in central Africa, bordering Cameroon, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo, South Sudan and Sudan.
Categories: International News

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