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'Spare heir' expected

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 7:36am
Britain's Duke and the Duchess of Cambridge are expected to become parents for a second time, Buckingham Palace says.
Categories: International News

Boy born with 4 legs, arms undergoes surgery

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 6:19am
A team of Ugandan doctors has successfully operated a three-month old boy who had been born with four legs and four arms.
Categories: International News

World's plastic surgery hub

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 11:02pm
Dr. Jason Diamond knows what it's like to be sought after. The Beverly Hills plastic surgeon -- first made famous by reality show "Dr. 90210" -- has operated on a range of A-list celebrities (though he declines to name them). Yet even he was unprepared for the clamor that met him when he first visited Dubai in what was meant to be a one-time gig as a guest surgeon.
Categories: International News

Obama's 'core coalition' won't defeat ISIS 'monster' without Mideast

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 6:33pm
A 10-nation group the Obama administration has gathered to fight ISIS could help, but more important will be the nations that surround the Islamist militant group's self-declared "caliphate," experts say.
Categories: International News

Ukraine prisoners of war released under ceasefire deal

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 3:28pm
Twenty Ukrainian prisoners of war have been released under the ceasefire between Kiev and pro-Russian rebels signed in Minsk, Belarus, last week, Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko said Monday.
Categories: International News

WHO doctor contracts Ebola virus

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 2:21pm
A World Health Organization doctor working in an Ebola treatment center in Sierra Leone has tested positive for the virus, the agency said Monday.
Categories: International News

N. Korea to 'judge' detained American

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 2:15pm
Matthew Todd Miller, an American being held in North Korea, has a September 14 judgment date, according to North Korean state news agency KCNA.
Categories: International News

Could this be Jack the Ripper?

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 2:07pm
DNA might reveal identity of the infamous serial killer "Jack the Ripper." CNN's Ashleigh Banfield has more.
Categories: International News

Egypt charges men with 'debauchery' after gay wedding video

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 2:05pm
Egypt's public prosecutor ordered the arrest Saturday of nine men on criminal charges of "debauchery" after a social media video purporting to show a gay wedding went viral.
Categories: International News

Suicide bombing kills 16 in Somalia

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 2:02pm
(CNN) -- A suicide bomber hit an African Union Mission in Somalia convoy on Monday, killing 16 people, Lower Shabelle Gov. Adukadir Mohamed Sidi told CNN.
Categories: International News

Australia returns ancient art to India

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 12:30pm
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has welcomed the return by Australia of two ancient Hindu art treasures that were allegedly stolen from temples in Tamil Nadu.
Categories: International News

Double suicide bombing kills 9 in Iraq

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 12:11pm
A Sunni town north of Baghdad that has been surrounded by ISIS for more than two months came under heavy attack on Monday, local police and residents said.
Categories: International News

From Scottish girl to ISIS bride

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 10:42am
In November of last year, 19-year-old Aqsa Mahmood gave her father, Muzaffar, a long hug goodbye. He remembers, he says, because she looked especially beautiful. He remarked upon it to his wife, saying there was something different about his daughter.
Categories: International News

Meteorite leaves 39 foot crater

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 10:37am
A meteorite crashed down in Managua, Nicaragua, late Saturday night, causing a loud explosion and leaving a crater 39 feet (12 meters) across, government officials said, according to The Associated Press. No damage or injuries were reported.
Categories: International News

Flooding death toll jumps as India offers help to Pakistan

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 10:16am
At least 355 people have been killed in flooding caused by intense monsoon-season rains across northern India and Pakistan over the past few days.
Categories: International News

Sierra Leone plans Ebola lockdown

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 10:15am
Sierra Leone plans a three-day nationwide lockdown in an effort to halt an Ebola outbreak that has killed hundreds, a move that a leading medical charity said Saturday will not help.
Categories: International News

Chinese city kills 5,000 dogs

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 9:50am
Authorities have killed almost 5,000 dogs in one Chinese city after rabies was blamed for the death of five people, China's official Xinhua news agency reported on Sunday.
Categories: International News

Cruise breaks new ice in Arctic

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 9:11am
Arctic ambition: The race to sail Northwest Passage hots up.
Categories: International News

Tension grows between Palestinian Authority and Hamas

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 8:35am
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas slammed Hamas over the weekend, raising questions about the future of the Palestinian rivals' unity government.
Categories: International News

U.S. airstrikes target ISIS near Iraqi dam

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 8:18am
The U.S. military launched airstrikes targeting members of the terror group ISIS around Haditha Dam in western Iraq on Sunday, the Pentagon said.
Categories: International News
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