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Tattoos no longer taboo in China

CNN World - Mon, 08/24/2015 - 7:43am

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Mission impossible? Stopping terrorism in Europe

CNN World - Mon, 08/24/2015 - 7:35am
The bravery of a few passengers aboard the express train from Amsterdam to Paris on Friday evening may have averted horrendous bloodshed. But their courage made up for another failure of surveillance and detection. And the incident showed once again that protecting Europe from terror attacks is an almost impossible job.

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North, South Korea hold first round of talks

CNN World - Sun, 08/23/2015 - 6:09am
At a time of mounting tensions and heated rhetoric on the Korean peninsula, the two sides concluded nearly 10 hours of talks early Sunday at the historic "truce village" inside the Demilitarized Zone with plans to meet again later in the day, South Korean officials said.

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UK minister: British hostage freed in Yemen

CNN World - Sun, 08/23/2015 - 5:34am
A British hostage has been released from Yemen after being rescued by United Arab Emirates forces following a military intelligence operation, the UK Foreign Office said.

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UK reopens its Iran embassy

CNN World - Sun, 08/23/2015 - 5:34am
Nearly four years after protesters stormed the UK Embassy in Iran, triggering a drastic breakdown in relations, Britain is restoring its diplomatic presence in Tehran.

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One of Pacific's twin typhoons kills 10 in Philippines

CNN World - Sun, 08/23/2015 - 5:32am
One of the twin typhoons in the Pacific has claimed its first casualties, killing 10 people in the Philippines and forcing the evacuation of almost 13,000 people, authorities said Saturday.

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Police: Woman not believed linked to Bangkok bombing

CNN World - Sat, 08/22/2015 - 4:07pm
Police investigating this week's deadly explosion at Bangkok's Erawan Shrine still are looking for a man they believe was the bomber, but now believe three other people seen near him on surveillance video weren't involved, a senior police spokesman said.

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3 dead in Afghanistan attack

CNN World - Sat, 08/22/2015 - 3:58pm
At least three people were killed and 18 others wounded in an explosion in Afghanistan's capital Saturday, an Afghan Ministry of Public Health official said.

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Migrant crisis: No-man's land

CNN World - Sat, 08/22/2015 - 3:51pm
Amid scenes of misery, thousands of migrants -- most of them fleeing Syria's bitter conflict -- remained stranded Saturday in a no-man's land on the border between northern Greece and Macedonia.

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Leaked audio: Israel planned Iran strikes

CNN World - Sat, 08/22/2015 - 3:41pm
Israeli leaders planned to attack military targets in Iran in recent years, but they were held back due to the opinions of other government and military leaders, according to an audio recording leaked to an Israeli television broadcaster.

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Israel strikes Syrian targets after rocket attacks

CNN World - Sat, 08/22/2015 - 3:20pm
Israeli forces struck a car in a Syrian-controlled area of the Golan Heights on Friday, killing five civilians, Syrian state media reported.

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Carter to teach Sunday school after cancer treatment

CNN World - Sat, 08/22/2015 - 3:20pm
Former President Jimmy Carter will teach his usual Sunday school just three days after receiving radiation treatment for brain cancer.

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Democrats strategize to prevent a 'no' vote on Iran

CNN World - Sat, 08/22/2015 - 3:14pm
Democrats have picked up enough congressional support for the Iran nuclear deal that they are now hoping not merely to sustain any White House veto of a resolution rejecting the agreement but also to prevent the resolution from even reaching the President's desk.

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Hurricane Danny weakens; Kilo loses strength, too

CNN World - Sat, 08/22/2015 - 3:13pm
Hurricane Danny weakened overnight and is expected to become a tropical storm Sunday, before it hits the Leeward Islands in the Caribbean, the National Hurricane Center said Saturday.

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U.S.: ISIS mortar tests positive for sulfur mustard agent

CNN World - Sat, 08/22/2015 - 3:12pm
Fragments from an ISIS mortar fired on Kurdish forces near Makhmour, Iraq, earlier this month tested positive for sulfur mustard agent during a field test conducted by the U.S. military, Brigadier General Kevin Killea, chief of staff for operations for the international coalition against ISIS, told reporters at the Pentagon Friday.

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Sources: ISIS No.2 likely killed in Iraq

CNN World - Sat, 08/22/2015 - 3:03pm
The No. 2 figure in ISIS, Haji Mutazz, is believed to have been killed in an August 18 drone strike near Mosul, Iraq, several U.S. officials told CNN.

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