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Heads line streets of ISIS capital

CNN World - 1 hour 34 min ago
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 - 1 hour 41 min ago
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 - 1 hour 47 min ago
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 - 1 hour 47 min ago
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 - 2 hours 9 min ago
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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He killed the Canadian gunman

CNN World - 2 hours 21 min ago
Members of parliament, the press and the public hailed 58-year-old Kevin Vickers -- the sergeant-at-arms of Canada's House of Commons -- for shooting dead a gunman inside the Canadian legislature.
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ISIS threatens priceless heritage

CNN World - 2 hours 39 min ago
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 - 3 hours 59 min ago
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 - 4 hours 20 min ago
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 - 4 hours 26 min ago
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 - 7 hours 8 min ago
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 - 8 hours 49 min ago
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 - 9 hours 31 min ago
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 - 2:38pm
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 - 11:57am
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 - 11:32am
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 - 10:01am
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 - 9:51am
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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Pay off poachers, save wildlife

CNN World - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 9:29am
In Namibia, the question of who owns the wildlife has often been fraught with difficulties.
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Man confesses to 39 murders

CNN World - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 9:18am
A Brazilian man nicknamed "handsome" serial killer has confessed to 39 murders. CNN's Shasta Darlington reports.
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