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People slashed, village burned by Boko Haram

8 hours 17 min ago
Suspected Boko Haram gunmen shot dead and slit the throats of 68 people -- including children -- in an attack on a village in Nigeria's Borno state, according to survivors and vigilante sources.
Categories: International News

U.S. diplomats have been attacked, killed in past

8 hours 26 min ago
U.S. Ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert is the latest American diplomat to come under attack, but he is not the first.
Categories: International News

Why is marital rape legal in India?

8 hours 47 min ago
In India, the number of women sexually assaulted by their husbands is 40 times the number of women attacked by men they don't know. Yet, marital rape is legal.
Categories: International News

Mystery crater appears in Siberia

9 hours 15 min ago
Massive craters are appearing in one of the most remote places on earth. CNN's Lynda Kinkade reports on this deepening mystery.
Categories: International News

North Korea applauds 'knife attack of justice'

9 hours 17 min ago
A man opposed to the joint South Korea-U.S. military drills attacked the American ambassador in Seoul, slashing his face and arms as he was about to give a speech.
Categories: International News

Iran: Some people consider peace 'an existential threat'

9 hours 42 min ago
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his supporters are trying to create "an atmosphere of hysteria" and "fear-mongering," the Iranian foreign minister said Thursday.
Categories: International News

Lost city discovered in jungle

9 hours 54 min ago
Categories: International News

What does banned film 'India's Daughter' show?

10 hours 6 min ago
"India's Daughter," the BBC's documentary about the infamous gang rape and murder of a student in Delhi in 2012, was banned by an Indian court because the excerpts "appear to encourage and incite violence against women."
Categories: International News

Where does Russia's opposition go from here?

10 hours 8 min ago
Ever since Vladimir Putin came to power, there have been killings of politicians, of human rights activists, of journalists.
Categories: International News

The long, troubled history of the suspect in U.S. ambassador's attack

12 hours 37 min ago
The suspect behind the knife attack on the American ambassador to South Korea had a long, troubled history and often blamed the U.S. for tensions in the Korean peninsula.
Categories: International News

ISIS throws gay men off roofs

13 hours 2 min ago
The photographs released by ISIS in its stronghold of Raqqa are dated March 2015. The first ones show a large crowd, mostly men, but also among them a handful of women and children, all looking up.
Categories: International News

Oldest known human jawbone found

13 hours 31 min ago
With the discovery of a gray, fossilized jawbone in a remote corner of Ethiopia, a student at Arizona State University may have changed our understanding of our earliest ancestors.
Categories: International News

Families search mass graves for their dead

14 hours 13 min ago
Families in Torreon, Mexico spend Saturdays looking for mass graves in hopes of finding their loved ones. Zain Asher reports.
Categories: International News

Conspiracies link U.S. and ISIS

14 hours 14 min ago
Though the U.S. leads an international coalition to defeat ISIS, many Egyptians believe the U.S. isn't trying to destroy the terrorist organization but rather is supporting it. CNN's Ian Lee reports.
Categories: International News

'Maternity hotels' raided in California

14 hours 15 min ago
U.S. agents raided three dozen "maternity hotels" in California where foreign women give birth, allegedly for the purpose of having a U.S.-citizen baby. Manisha Tank reports.
Categories: International News

Say hello to the world's oldest person

14 hours 20 min ago
Misao Okawa is celebrating her 117th birthday, making her the world's oldest person according to the Guiness World Records. Okawa was born in 1898 in Osaka, Japan
Categories: International News

Bali 9 smugglers near execution

14 hours 24 min ago
The Indonesian government has indicated that a last-minute proposal to save the lives of two Australian drug-smugglers on death row will not succeed.
Categories: International News
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