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Nepal earthquake death toll climbs above 5,000

CNN World - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 11:40am
The death toll from the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal four days ago has increased to 5,006, Nepalese officials said Wednesday.
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Will newest micronation get off the ground?

CNN World - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 11:10am
It would have made Thomas Jefferson proud.
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U.S. develops self-guided ammunition

CNN World - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 11:09am
You know the phrase "dodging a bullet"? Forget about it. Probably not going to happen anymore.
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80 hours under earthquake rubble

CNN World - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 10:53am
Rescuers in Nepal have pulled a man from the wreckage of a building where he was stuck for a staggering 80 hours after the devastating earthquake that hit the country Saturday.
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Australia slams executions by firing squad

CNN World - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 10:53am
Australia recalls its ambassador to Indonesia after two of its citizens were among the eight drug smugglers executed by firing squad. FULL STORY | PHOTOS
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Opinion: What is missing in Nepal

CNN World - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 10:53am
For a small Himalayan state, Nepal has gone through more than its share of tragedies in recent years.
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Chile volcano leaves ashy devastation

CNN World - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 8:42am
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Earthquakes

CNN World - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 8:36am
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Iran seizes commercial ship, U.S. forces respond

CNN World - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 8:25am
Iran Revolutionary Guard patrol boats fired shots across the bow of and later intercepted a commercial cargo ship, the M/V Maersk Tigris, which was crossing the Strait of Hormuz Tuesday morning, according to a senior U.S. military official.
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Why Indonesia denied mercy

CNN World - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 8:21am
Indonesia has executed 8 convicted drug smugglers, including 2 of the 'Bali 9'. CNN's Saima Mohsin reports on the controversial decision.
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Why Australia's angry over executions

CNN World - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 8:21am
Before "Bali Nine" duo, Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, the last Australian executed for drug offenses abroad was Van Tuong Nguyen by Singapore in 2005.
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Opinion: Executions are awful but consistent

CNN World - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 8:21am
Many Australians are understandably appalled by the brutal and pointless executions of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran.
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Look at me! 20 selfies of the week

CNN World - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 8:15am
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Nigerian troops rescue 300

CNN World - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 5:05pm
Nigerian troops rescued 200 girls and 93 women Tuesday in the Sambisa Forest, the Nigerian Armed Forces announced on its official Twitter account.
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Mom survives 36 hours in Nepal quake rubble

CNN World - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 4:49pm
Kathmandu is a city with few good stories right now, but Tanka Maya Sitoula has one of them.
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Why are these watches worth a million dollars?

CNN World - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 3:53pm
Get your paddles ready! Four watches at an upcoming auction in Geneva could break the $1 million mark. Here's why.
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Most isolated island holds competition

CNN World - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 3:53pm
It lays claim to being the most isolated human settlement on earth, a volcanic archipelago in the South Atlantic Ocean, home to just under 270 people.
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Indonesia executions

CNN World - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 3:52pm
Pictures from the scene surrounding Indonesia's decision to to execute foreign drug convicts by firing squad, despite a firestorm of international criticism and pleas by the condemned prisoners' families.
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