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Video shows ISIS beheading U.S. journalist James Foley

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 6:40pm
A video released by ISIS shows the beheading of American journalist James Foley, who disappeared in November 2012 in Syria.
Categories: International News

29 rockets, 20 minutes: Truce broken

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 5:15pm
An Israeli delegation has been ordered home from talks in Cairo aimed at ending the conflict in Gaza, a senior Israeli official says, after the Israeli military blamed militants in Gaza for breaking the truce. Hamas denies firing rockets.
Categories: International News

Rare pale-headed croc kills man

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 3:47pm
A man has died after being attacked by a pale-headed saltwater crocodile nicknamed "Michael Jackson" in Australia's Northern Territory.
Categories: International News

Bootcamp helps kick internet addiction

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 2:40pm
CNN's David McKenzie visits a school in China devoted to helping children kick their addiction to the internet.
Categories: International News

Ukraine's secret weapon: Funding from the country's millionaires

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 12:38pm
A 20-minute drive from Kiev takes you to a neighborhood that feels more like Beverly Hills than central Ukraine.
Categories: International News

Gaza zoo animals suffer

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 11:09am
The sights at the Gaza zoo couldn't be sadder.
Categories: International News

U.S. airstrikes critical in Mosul dam capture

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 11:08am
Kurdish forces wrest control of Iraq's Mosul Dam from ISIS militants, a Kurdish leader says. The U.S. Army has called it "the most dangerous dam in the world," because its failure would be catastrophic.
Categories: International News

Alan Turing, code-breaker castrated for homosexuality, pardoned

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 11:07am
Alan Turing, a British code-breaker during World War II who was later subjected to chemical castration for homosexual activity, has received a royal pardon nearly 60 years after he committed suicide.
Categories: International News

Gnarly skateboards made in basement

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:57am
Skateboarding is growing in popularity in Iran and one entrepreneur is looking to capitalize by designing his own boards.
Categories: International News

Zambia's patron of the arts

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:50am
She's worked in theater, created her own record label, built libraries, started an orchestra, runs a girl's football team and now wants to direct a film. Meet Mulenga Kapwepwe, Zambia's patron of the arts.
Categories: International News

Pope 'deeply hurt' as 3 members of his family die in crash

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:04am
A car crash in Argentina killed three members of Pope Francis' extended family Tuesday -- including his 8-month-old and 2-year-old grand-nephews -- and seriously injured another, police said.
Categories: International News

Ebola death toll rises to more than 1,200

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 9:00am
The number of deaths from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has climbed to 1,229, the World Health Organization says.
Categories: International News

15 bodies recovered after refugee convoy attack in Ukraine

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 8:21am
Ukrainian soldiers have recovered 15 bodies from Monday's attack on a refugee convoy in the eastern Luhansk region, a spokesman for Ukraine's National Security and Defense Council said Tuesday.
Categories: International News

Lance Armstrong: 'I blame myself'

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 7:50am
The disgraced cyclist insists he blames himself following his admission of long-term doping -- which has left him in a battle with the U.S. government as he seeks to save the fortune he earned.
Categories: International News

Jackie Chan's son arrested in China's capital

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 7:36am
The 32-year-old son of actor and kung fu star Jackie Chan has been arrested in Beijing on drugs charges, as authorities clamp down on celebrity offenders.
Categories: International News

China's $50 billion woman?

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 7:09am
China is now the second-largest advertising market in the world...thanks to this woman?
Categories: International News

What a shot! 40 sports photos

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 6:40am
Categories: International News

Indonesian boat sinking survivor: We had to swim for shore

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 4:03am
Rescuers have expanded the search for two tourists missing more than three days after the boat they were traveling on sank in Indonesia, as survivors recounted their ordeal at sea.
Categories: International News

King's bones reveal rich tastes

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 4:40pm
Tests on the long-lost skeleton of Richard III reveal the medieval monarch had a taste for rich foods such as peacock, heron and swan, and that his liking for the finer things in life -- including wine -- increased significantly after he became the king of England.
Categories: International News

Deal reached to extend Gaza cease-fire, Mideast media report

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 2:53pm
A deal is set to be signed in Cairo to extend the cease-fire between Israel and Hamas, according to reports in Israeli and Palestinian media.
Categories: International News
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