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Police: Afghan forces end Taliban bank siege

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:15am
Afghan security forces stormed a bank branch besieged by insurgents in Helmand province Wednesday, ending a deadly attack, police said.
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Rooney Mara: South Sudan's hope survives

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:13am
Visiting the ravaged nation a year after war broke out, Mara says she was impressed by the hope its people have retained.
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China decrees new rules for anthem

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:13am
China's 1.3 billion citizens may soon find it much harder to belt out their national anthem at will.
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Two babies born at 10:11 on 12/13/14

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:12am
They won't be able to count for a few years, but when the time comes, they'll be able to practice using their unique birthdays.
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Missing students motivate Nobel interruption

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:12am
At a prize ceremony honoring peace, Adán Cortés says violence and injustice sent him rushing toward the stage.
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What travel will look like in 2015

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:12am
If travel experts are right, we'll be wearing hotel keys, eating at local's homes and likely heading to Asia in 2015.
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Prince George: Pint-sized trendsetter?

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:01am
See what sold ROYALLY after Prince George wore them! CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on the 17-month-old trendsetter.
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Top 10: E.Africa's most popular bands

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 7:20am
Two years after its launch, Mdundo has grown into a major provider of East African music with a 20,000 track strong library on its mobile web platform.
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Western-style stores growing in Iran

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 6:57am
When Thomas Cristofoletti walked into the Hyperstar supermarket in Shiraz, Iran, he was stopped at the door. He had his camera over his shoulder, and the international-style grocery store was built inside a large mall with a strict policy against photography.
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Look at me! 28 selfies of the week

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 6:56am
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Pakistan reinstates death penalty

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 5:33am
As Pakistan mourned, horrifying details emerged of a massacre that left 145 people dead.
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Australian PM: 'Is this the best we can do?'

CNN World - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 5:16am
The gunman behind the deadly siege of a cafe in Sydney this week was not on a security watch list, and Australia's Prime Minister wants to know why.
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Sydney siege victims died protecting others

CNN World - Tue, 12/16/2014 - 5:34pm
Katrina Dawson was having a Monday morning coffee with a colleague at the cafe down the street from their law firm's office when the nightmare began.
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The week in 33 photos

CNN World - Tue, 12/16/2014 - 1:34pm
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Bomb meant for militants kills 20 children in Yemen

CNN World - Tue, 12/16/2014 - 1:13pm
Two car bombs killed at least 31 people, including 20 children, in central Yemen's Radaa city when suspected al Qaeda fighters targeted Houthi militants Tuesday, senior security officials and locals told CNN.
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Anchor's realization on live TV

CNN World - Tue, 12/16/2014 - 12:41pm
A Seven Network anchor broke down when she realized she knew someone killed in the Sydney siege.
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ISIS justifies sex with child slaves

CNN World - Tue, 12/16/2014 - 12:34pm
Can you take non-Muslim women and children captive? Yes, says ISIS.
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Doctor restores the vision of 100,000 people

CNN World - Tue, 12/16/2014 - 12:32pm
It takes Sanduk Ruit about five minutes to change someone's life.
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'Children are under benches. Kill them'

CNN World - Tue, 12/16/2014 - 12:21pm
A student says that's what he heard before a Taliban member opened fire at an army-run school in Pakistan. More than 130 people, mostly children, were killed in the siege.
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31 amazing sports photos

CNN World - Tue, 12/16/2014 - 11:50am
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