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Muslims have mixed response to Charlie Hebdo's new Mohammed cover

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 7:43pm
Charlie Hebdo's latest cover image is a message of defiance, but also forgiveness -- and many Muslims responded with similarly mixed emotions.
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2nd AirAsia black box retrieved

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 6:42pm
Divers recovered the cockpit voice recorder from the submerged wreckage of AirAsia Flight QZ8501 on Tuesday, reports said, in another step forward for the investigation into the disaster.
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71 die after drinking home brew

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 6:00pm
A homemade alcoholic drink has reportedly killed 69 people and sickened nearly 200 others in a village in Mozambique.
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'Je Suis Juif': Do Jews and France have a future together?

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 2:51pm
The four men killed by terrorists in a kosher supermarket in Paris last week now rest in Jerusalem, 2,000 miles away from the country they called home and where images from a massive rally Sunday inspired France -- and the world.
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Egypt cracks down on atheism

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 1:59pm
Egypt's Constitution states that "freedom of belief is absolute," yet it says nothing about those who don't believe.
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Paris attackers' ties to terror

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 12:23pm
French authorities knew alarming details about two of the terrorists in the Paris attack as recently as a year ago, according to court documents obtained by CNN.
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Paris attack victims mourned

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 11:44am
Mourners came by the thousands -- in France and in Israel -- to honor those killed by Islamist extremists in three terror attacks last week.
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25 die in India from toxic liquor

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 11:36am
At least 25 people have died after consuming illicitly brewed liquor in villages in northern India, health authorities said Tuesday.
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Fear and loathing in the dressing room

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 11:30am
What happens in the dressing room stays in the dressing room is an oft repeated phrase by football managers and players.
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Too horrified to watch, too fascinated to turn away

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 11:23am
Recent ISIS beheadings were seen by many as a gruesome serial drama, but Frances Larson says the killers know we will still tune in for the next episode.
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Mubarak to be retried

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 11:21am
An Egyptian court has overturned former President Hosni Mubarak's conviction on embezzlement charges and ordered a retrial.
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Funerals in Jerusalem

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 11:19am
Mourners came by the thousands -- in France and in Israel -- to honor those killed by Islamist extremists in three terror attacks last week.
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Zakaria: Blasphemy and the law of fanatics

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 11:14am
When governments try to curry favor with fanatics, eventually the fanatics take the law into their own hands. In Pakistan, jihadis have killed dozens of people whom they accuse of blasphemy, including a brave politician,Salmaan Taseer, who dared to call the blasphemy law a "black law."
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Architecture is 'the mother of all art'

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:59am
Architect David Adjaye introduces us to two up-and-coming names building for an uncertain future.
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Bringing back the trees to Vietnam's cities

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:58am
Architect Vo Trong Nghia wants to reintroduce tropical beauty into Vietnam's dense cities. His designs have been recognized for their stunning use of bamboo.
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Nigerian architect builds on water

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:58am
Nearly 70% of the world's capital cities are built on or around water. Architect Kunlé Adeyemi has dedicated his career to building on these vulnerable landscapes.
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Defiant Paris opens glitzy new Philharmonic

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:50am
It'll be difficult for Paris to celebrate with music and showmanship after last week's twin terrorist attacks on the weekly newspaper Charlie Hebdo and a kosher supermarket.
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Murdoch, Rowling both wrong

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:49am
Rupert Murdoch threw a grenade. J.K. Rowling caught it in midair and lobbed it back. The explosion -- in the battlefield of social media -- injured the truth.
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Hong Kong's sky slums highlight wealth gap

CNN World - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:40am
With an unrestricted, panoramic night view of the city's twinkling skyline and the breezy air right outside the front door, a 15th floor penthouse apartment ticks all the boxes for a million-dollar property in the heart of Hong Kong.
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