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Look up! Huge asteroid to fly by Earth

25 min 57 sec ago
A big asteroid will fly by Earth, but NASA says don't worry -- we'll be safe. CNN's Rachel Crane reports.
Categories: International News

Nudity doesn't shock us anymore

39 min 27 sec ago
In Paris on Thursday, fashion designer Rick Owens gave audiences quite a show when he sent male models down the runway wearing clothes with peepholes that offered a glimpse of the guys' formerly private parts.
Categories: International News

Chinese mom sells baby for $7,000

40 min 10 sec ago
A woman in central China has been prosecuted for selling her newborn baby for $7,000, state media reports said, the latest of a string of shocking cases that have shed light on the country's trade in children.
Categories: International News

Best dad ever builds backyard luge track

1 hour 5 min ago
A Saskatoon dad has built a luge track in his backyard, and the neighborhood kids are understandably flocking to the site. CBC News has more.
Categories: International News

Pageantry, military might on display in India

1 hour 5 min ago
President Obama attended the Indian Republic Day Parade where the country's armed forces are showcased.
Categories: International News

Rare predator spotted in river

1 hour 11 min ago
The CEO for the World Wildlife Fund spotted a rare black jaguar in Brazil's Juruena National Park.
Categories: International News

Rocket blast almost hits driver

1 hour 12 min ago
Dramatic dashcam footage from Ukraine appears to show the moment a rocket nearly hit an on-coming motorist.
Categories: International News

What can Japan do about ISIS?

1 hour 46 min ago
The Japanese government is grappling with an unpredictable hostage crisis whose terms are being dictated by the Islamic extremist group ISIS.
Categories: International News

Gifts fit for a queen

1 hour 48 min ago
What does one buy a woman who's worth an estimated $500 million and reportedly owns a sixth of the planet's land surface?
Categories: International News

Obama's trip to my homeland: Proof of India's rise again

1 hour 51 min ago
I was 8 when I watched my first and only Republic Day parade in my home in India. Back then, long before Delhi's population swelled to its current 20 million, the streets seemed wide and open and my eyes feasted on a sea of saffron, green and white, the colors of my country's flag.
Categories: International News

Big day for Greek voters

2 hours 31 min ago
The left-wing party Syriza, which has vowed to renegotiate the terms of Greece's multibillion-euro bailout if it wins, has been leading in opinion polls going into the vote.
Categories: International News

Soldiers save 1 city from Boko Haram

3 hours 4 min ago
Nigerian forces fought off Boko Haram militants in the northeastern city of Maiduguri, military officials said Monday, but the extremists seized another town in the same state.
Categories: International News

Teen girl suspect in $4.6M heist

4 hours 18 min ago
Police are on the hunt for a girl as young as 12 and three adults allegedly involved in a $4.6-million diamond heist that targeted a luxury jewelry store in Hong Kong.
Categories: International News

Dozens die in Philippines clashes

4 hours 19 min ago
Forty-three people were killed in intense fighting between police commandos and Muslim insurgents in the southern Philippines Sunday, placing strains on a peace process designed to end decades of conflict in the restive region.
Categories: International News

Australia Day 'Knightmare' as foreign Phil gets PM's nod

4 hours 20 min ago
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has shirt-fronted the Australian public by awarding a Knighthood to a foreigner who already has a lot silverware in the pool room: Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh.
Categories: International News

New demand to free ISIS hostage?

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 1:08pm
ISIS appears to have beheaded one of its Japanese hostages and is demanding the release of a convicted terrorist in Jordan to spare the other.
Categories: International News

Obama on Russia: 'Large countries don't bully smaller countries'

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 12:41pm
The military option is out, President Barack Obama said Sunday, but the U.S. will be looking at all other options to "ratchet up the pressure on Russia" on the issue of Ukraine.
Categories: International News

Woman diagnosed with Ebola in UK heads home

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 11:22am
The first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United Kingdom is heading home.
Categories: International News

Dancing for Dr. Mengele

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 11:21am
Categories: International News
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