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People slashed, village burned by Boko Haram

CNN World - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 3:10pm
Suspected Boko Haram gunmen shot dead and slit the throats of 68 people -- including children -- in an attack on a village in Nigeria's Borno state, according to survivors and vigilante sources.
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U.S. diplomats have been attacked, killed in past

CNN World - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 3:01pm
U.S. Ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert is the latest American diplomat to come under attack, but he is not the first.
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Why is marital rape legal in India?

CNN World - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 2:40pm
In India, the number of women sexually assaulted by their husbands is 40 times the number of women attacked by men they don't know. Yet, marital rape is legal.
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Elephants in Ringling Bros. circus

CNN World - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 2:14pm
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Mystery crater appears in Siberia

CNN World - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 2:12pm
Massive craters are appearing in one of the most remote places on earth. CNN's Lynda Kinkade reports on this deepening mystery.
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North Korea applauds 'knife attack of justice'

CNN World - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 2:10pm
A man opposed to the joint South Korea-U.S. military drills attacked the American ambassador in Seoul, slashing his face and arms as he was about to give a speech.
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Iran: Some people consider peace 'an existential threat'

CNN World - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 1:45pm
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his supporters are trying to create "an atmosphere of hysteria" and "fear-mongering," the Iranian foreign minister said Thursday.
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Lost city discovered in jungle

CNN World - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 1:33pm
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What does banned film 'India's Daughter' show?

CNN World - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 1:21pm
"India's Daughter," the BBC's documentary about the infamous gang rape and murder of a student in Delhi in 2012, was banned by an Indian court because the excerpts "appear to encourage and incite violence against women."
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Where does Russia's opposition go from here?

CNN World - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 1:19pm
Ever since Vladimir Putin came to power, there have been killings of politicians, of human rights activists, of journalists.
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The long, troubled history of the suspect in U.S. ambassador's attack

CNN World - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 10:50am
The suspect behind the knife attack on the American ambassador to South Korea had a long, troubled history and often blamed the U.S. for tensions in the Korean peninsula.
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ISIS throws gay men off roofs

CNN World - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 10:25am
The photographs released by ISIS in its stronghold of Raqqa are dated March 2015. The first ones show a large crowd, mostly men, but also among them a handful of women and children, all looking up.
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Oldest known human jawbone found

CNN World - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 9:56am
With the discovery of a gray, fossilized jawbone in a remote corner of Ethiopia, a student at Arizona State University may have changed our understanding of our earliest ancestors.
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Families search mass graves for their dead

CNN World - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 9:14am
Families in Torreon, Mexico spend Saturdays looking for mass graves in hopes of finding their loved ones. Zain Asher reports.
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Conspiracies link U.S. and ISIS

CNN World - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 9:13am
Though the U.S. leads an international coalition to defeat ISIS, many Egyptians believe the U.S. isn't trying to destroy the terrorist organization but rather is supporting it. CNN's Ian Lee reports.
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'Maternity hotels' raided in California

CNN World - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 9:12am
U.S. agents raided three dozen "maternity hotels" in California where foreign women give birth, allegedly for the purpose of having a U.S.-citizen baby. Manisha Tank reports.
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Say hello to the world's oldest person

CNN World - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 9:07am
Misao Okawa is celebrating her 117th birthday, making her the world's oldest person according to the Guiness World Records. Okawa was born in 1898 in Osaka, Japan
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Bali 9 smugglers near execution

CNN World - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 9:03am
The Indonesian government has indicated that a last-minute proposal to save the lives of two Australian drug-smugglers on death row will not succeed.
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