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A prince born in Claridge's

CNN World - Fri, 12/19/2014 - 4:52am
The Serbian capital of Belgrade and the lavish Claridge's Hotel in the heart of London might be more than 1,000 miles apart, but for one day some seven decades ago the two places came much closer.
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Dozens of Taliban fighters killed, Pakistani military says

CNN World - Fri, 12/19/2014 - 4:35am
Dozens of Taliban militants were killed in crackdowns across the country on Friday, the Pakistani military said.
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Boko Haram kidnaps 185 people

CNN World - Fri, 12/19/2014 - 4:33am
Boko Haram insurgents kidnapped at least 185 women and children, and killed 32 people in a raid in northeastern Nigeria this week, local officials and residents said.
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Things to do if taken hostage

CNN World - Fri, 12/19/2014 - 4:33am
Martin Savidge goes inside a training facility for civilians and police.
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Putin: 'We're not attacking anyone'

CNN World - Fri, 12/19/2014 - 4:29am
Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that Russia is ready to mediate in the Ukraine crisis, and he denied that Russians killed in Ukraine were members of his country's military.
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A week of Chinese air rage

CNN World - Fri, 12/19/2014 - 4:28am
Yesterday's news? Nope, it's another spate of air rage incidents involving misbehaving Chinese tourists on planes.
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Hong Kong tycoon and ex-official found guilty in corruption trial

CNN World - Fri, 12/19/2014 - 4:24am
A billionaire who jointly controls Asia's biggest property development company and a former No. 2 official of Hong Kong were found guilty of conspiracy to commit misconduct in the city's biggest corruption trial.
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Ebola nurse: Why did they kill my dog?

CNN World - Fri, 12/19/2014 - 4:23am
It's a long road to recovery for Spanish nurse's assistant Teresa Romero Ramos.
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Al Qaeda car bombs target Houthi fighters in Yemeni port city

CNN World - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 3:04pm
Violence wracked Yemen yet again Thursday -- this time in the form of dual car bomb attacks purportedly carried out by al Qaeda militants targeting fighters from the minority, albeit powerful, Houthi group.
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U.S. air strikes kill 3 top ISIS leaders

CNN World - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 2:29pm
U.S. air strikes have killed two top-level and one mid-level ISIS leader, a senior U.S. military official tells CNN.
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Of conquistadors and the Cold War

CNN World - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 2:14pm
Just 90 miles away, Cuba inevitably shares a long history with the United States, from conquistadors to the Spanish-American War to the Cold War.
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Things that annoy North Korea

CNN World - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 1:23pm
North Korea's fury over the movie comedy "The Interview" appears to have taken the secretive state's oversensitivity to new extremes.
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Nat'l Geo photo winners 2014

CNN World - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 1:22pm
More than 9,200 entries were submitted from more than 150 countries in three categories: people, places and nature.
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World must step up on Syria refugee crisis

CNN World - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 12:52pm
Like many entrepreneurs, I am often asked about the secrets to building a successful career. The advice I give is that whether you're in Silicon Valley creating apps, or in Unadilla Valley in upstate New York making yogurt, there are many common ingredients for success.
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What the Taliban left behind

CNN World - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 12:52pm
Classroom after classroom at the army-run school in Pakistan tells the same brutal story. A pair of glasses on the floor here, children's pencils and pens there, a page from a schoolbook lying torn and crumpled.
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Everyday life in Cuba

CNN World - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 12:48pm
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Defector: N. Korea has 1800 cyberwarriors

CNN World - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 12:48pm
A defector who once worked as a computer expert for Pyongyang says North Korea is running a vast network of hackers committing cyber warfare against the perceived enemies of the Stalinist state.
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Hard times and broken families haunt the hope of a new Cuba

CNN World - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 12:05pm
In June of 1960, my father was a 14-year-old Cuban boy with a round-trip airline ticket from Havana to Madrid, Spain. He spent the summer with family in Spain while Cuba fell deeper and deeper into Fidel Castro's revolution. He didn't realize the extent to which his life back home was quickly crumbling and that the winds of revolution were about to change his life forever.
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He gets paid HOW much?!

CNN World - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 11:32am
David Guetta, Tiësto and Steve Aioki explain how they've brought the underground favorite to the masses.
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What is this on a Scottish river?

CNN World - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 10:31am
Here's another Scottish mystery to file alongside the Loch Ness Monster and Mel Gibson's accent in "Braveheart."
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