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Grisly murders stun Hong Kong

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 2:12pm
A foreign man, whom local media identified as British, has been arrested after the bodies of two women were found at a high-end Hong Kong apartment -- one of them hidden inside a suitcase.
Categories: International News

At least 20 migrants die after boat sinks near Istanbul

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 2:11pm
At least 20 people have died after a boat carrying migrants sank near Istanbul on Monday, Turkish officials say.
Categories: International News

Race car has a secret under the hood

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 1:43pm
Innovation is key for the country's car production which is ranked third highest in the world. CNN's Fred Pleitgen reports.
Categories: International News

How bomb-maker was radicalized

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 11:37am
When the United States unleashed 47 U.S. Navy Tomahawk missiles on September 22 on suspected Khorasan Group sites to the west of Aleppo, Syria, one of their top targets was an unlikely figure: David Drugeon, a 24-year-old French convert from Brittany who had become a key bomb-maker for the group.
Categories: International News

China's grand ethnic experiment

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 11:32am
In a gleaming classroom at Chong Hua High School in the northern Chinese city of Tianjin, students peer at onion slices under microscopes. Their biology teacher calls on Abdurrahman Mamat to explain what he sees.
Categories: International News

Poppy hijab honors Muslims

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 11:31am
November is the season for poppies in Britain: Red paper flowers to remember those fallen in war.
Categories: International News

Life in Goma just got sweeter

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 11:18am
Conflict and hardship have long made Goma a difficult place to live in, but one woman has set out to change that -- and she's using soft croissants and fresh coffee.
Categories: International News

Renewed clashes grip Burkina Faso

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 11:17am
Protesters demanding that the newly installed military government step aside clashed with security forces in Burkina Faso's capital on Sunday as regional leaders pleaded for calm.
Categories: International News

Suicide bomber kills dozens at Pakistan parade

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 11:14am
At least 60 people were killed and more than 110 were wounded Sunday in a Lahore, Pakistan, suicide blast near the country's border with India, police said.
Categories: International News

Meet mosque designer breaking mold

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 10:59am
When it comes to buildings, they don't come much different than a mosque and a nightclub.
Categories: International News

From smuggler to safari millionaire

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 10:54am
In 1973, Amos Wekesa was born into a family of smugglers fighting to make a living in Uganda. Four decades later and the Ugandan entrepreneur has fought tooth and nail to become a self-made safari millionaire.
Categories: International News

Shiite militia behind mosque massacre

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 10:53am
The gunmen came in during noon prayers at the small Sunni mosque in the Diyala province, waving AK-47 machine guns.
Categories: International News

Medieval doodles full of humor

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 9:58am
My personal favorite is this. At the top of a page of angular medieval text -- full of theological extrapolations and religious devotion -- is a cartoon of a deadpan dog.
Categories: International News

Halloween horror cruise became 'nightmare,' passengers say

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 8:25am
It was a scare no one aboard the Halloween horror cruise expected.
Categories: International News

WWII wreckage raised from lake

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 7:45am
The wreckage of a World War II plane that disappeared roughly 70 years ago is being hauled out of a Canada lake.
Categories: International News

'Most sensitive kilometer on Earth'

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 6:41am
Tension in Jerusalem is at its greatest since the end of the second intifada, or Palestinian uprising, 10 years ago -- stoked by a rash of what some call hate crimes and others acts of terror.
Categories: International News

Australian man climbs onto dead whale

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 6:09am
An Australian man braved shark invested waters to climb onto a rotting whale corpse. Seven Network's Robb Scott reports.
Categories: International News

The week in 34 photos

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 6:14pm
Zombies on an NFL sideline, lava in the backyard, a jaguar's visit to the dentist. CNN offers a snapshot of the world that you won't find anywhere else.
Categories: International News

Nationwide power failure leaves millions in dark

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 6:58am
A huge power cut in Bangladesh left tens of millions of people nationwide without electricity for hours on Saturday.
Categories: International News

Will accidents deter space tourists?

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 5:12am
This week, the commercial space industry got a punch in the gut and the world got a jarring reminder of how dangerous space travel can be.
Categories: International News
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