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Burundi coup leaders arrested

CNN World - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 8:03am
Burundian authorities said Friday they arrested the military generals behind an attempted coup shortly after the President returned to the nation.
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Who might lead ISIS if al-Baghdadi dies?

CNN World - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 7:48am
For weeks, reports have been circulating that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the caliph of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), was seriously injured in an airstrike back in March.
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Bad news: Britons leave for ISIS. Worse news: They come home

CNN World - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 7:47am
As if it were not bad enough that hundreds of radicalized Britons have traveled to Syria to join ISIS, the even worse news for the UK is that hundreds of them have come back.
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Burundi: A coup or a 'joke?'

CNN World - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 3:24pm
Gunfire erupted in Burundi Thursday, hours after an army general announced a coup and the President's spokesman dismissed it as a "joke."
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China cautions U.S.

CNN World - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 1:46pm
The U.S. is considering deploying aircraft and ships to contest Chinese claims to disputed islands in the South China Sea, U.S. officials said Wednesday.
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5 Iranian boats fire shots in the Persian Gulf

CNN World - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 11:31am
Five Iranian boats fired shots across the bow of a Singapore flagged cargo vessel in the Persian Gulf on Thursday in an attempt to potentially stop the ship, a U.S. official told CNN. For the first time, the incident brought another Persian Gulf nation into the recent rising maritime tensions in the region.
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Foreigners among guests killed in Kabul attack

CNN World - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 10:13am
The death toll from an attack on a hotel in Kabul where guests were trapped amid gunfire rises to 14, according to a senior Afghan police official. Foreigners are among the casualties from the deadly assault.
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Watch 'Jetmen' soar at 190mph over Dubai

CNN World - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 10:05am
Strap on wings and fly! CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on a daring duo wearing jetpacks that pack a 190 mph punch.
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Heckler's obscene taunt backfires

CNN World - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 9:50am
An obscene taunt backfires when a reporter gets fed up. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on the backlash against vulgar hecklers.
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Baby born hours after mother's rescue from Mediterranean Sea

CNN World - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 9:49am
The mother of a baby girl born after being rescued from the Mediterranean Sea by the Italian navy says her daughter will have a better life in Europe. CNN's Isha Sesay reports.
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10 held for killing panda and selling its meat

CNN World - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 8:37am
Police have apprehended 10 suspects for allegedly killing a wild panda and selling its meat in China's southwestern province of Yunnan, the country's state broadcaster reported.
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Another blogger hacked to death

CNN World - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 8:37am
The attack on bloggers critical of Islam has taken on a disturbing regularity in Bangladesh with yet another writer hacked to death Tuesday.
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Portraits of Africa, taken from the sky

CNN World - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 8:36am
Jan and Jay Roode capture Africa's hidden moments from the seat of their plane.
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Johnny Depp's dogs face deportation or death

CNN World - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 8:34am
Australian officials have told actor Johnny Depp that he has until Saturday to get his pet dogs out of Australia -- and if they haven't "buggered off" by then they will be put down.
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Should over-50s be entitled to sex?

CNN World - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 8:31am
The European Court of Human Rights is being asked to decide a case that's raised questions about whether sex is important for women over the age of 50, re-igniting a Portuguese house cleaner's 20-year battle to win what she sees as an appropriate reward for botched surgery that left her unable to enjoy sex.
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