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Chinese mom sells baby for $7,000

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 2:36am
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

Dozens die in Philippines clashes

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 2:36am
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

Soldiers save 1 city from Boko Haram

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 2:36am
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

At age 10, she was a human guinea pig

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 2:31am
As a prisoner in Auschwitz, Eva Mozes Kor became sick after receiving multiple mysterious injections. Dr. Mengele, known as the angel of death, said she had weeks to live. Watch "Voices of Auschwitz" Tuesday at 9 p.m. ET.
Categories: International News

She lost 87 family members in the Holocaust

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 2:29am
Elizabeth Ungar Lefkovits woke up one morning to the sound of soldiers marching. She looked out the window and saw Nazis. Watch "Voices of Auschwitz" Tuesday at 9 p.m. ET.
Categories: International News

Escaping the 'world's biggest cemetery'

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 2:29am
When a fellow prisoner asked Anita Lasker-Wallfisch what she did before Auschwitz, Anita told her she played the cello. "Fantastic," the other prisoner said. "You'll be saved." Watch "Voices of Auschwitz" Tuesday at 9 p.m. ET.
Categories: International News

Being well-dressed helped save his life

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 2:27am
What do Dwight D. Eisenhower, Barack Obama and the cast of Boardwalk Empire have in common? They've all been dressed by Auschwitz survivor Martin Greenfield.
Categories: International News

Liberation of Auschwitz

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 2:27am
Categories: International News

Drone video shows scale of Auschwitz

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 2:27am
Since its liberation in January 1945, Auschwitz has become a symbol of the atrocities of the Holocaust.
Categories: International News

Dancing for Dr. Mengele

Tue, 01/27/2015 - 2:27am
A black-and-white photo shows the 16-year-old ballerina at her prime, mere months before her world would be destroyed.
Categories: International News

The Miss Universe winner is ...

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 2:25pm
At this year's Miss Universe pageant, a loss may have overshadowed the win.
Categories: International News

Gifts fit for a queen

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 2:24pm
Categories: International News

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

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 2:20pm
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

Who is Sajida al-Rishawi? And why does ISIS care about her?

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 2:19pm
She's remembered as the would-be bomber whose device failed to detonate in a string of otherwise deadly terror attacks at Jordanian hotels in 2005.
Categories: International News

Japan's ISIS hostage crisis: Where things stand

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 2:19pm
The Japanese government is grappling with an unpredictable hostage crisis whose terms are being dictated by the Islamic extremist group ISIS.
Categories: International News

Was King Tut's beard glued back on?

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 12:54pm
Categories: International News

Miss Universe national costume show

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 12:54pm
The Miss Universe contest turned out some fabulous, eye-catching costumes from contestants participating in the show.
Categories: International News

Warning: This might make you ski-sick

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 12:52pm
Watching this helmet cam may make you feel ski-sick. Jeanne Moos invites you to soar in the skis of a "ski God."
Categories: International News

Huge asteroid to fly by Earth

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 12:50pm
Categories: International News

Rare, 'horror movie' shark caught

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 12:48pm
Categories: International News
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