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CNN World - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 7:32am
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Obama: ISIS threat against U.S., allies 'doesn't frighten us'

CNN World - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 7:18am
With approval in hand to arm and train Syrian rebels to fight the ISIS terror group, President Barack Obama said Thursday the plan keeps with "the key principle" of U.S. strategy: No American combat troops on the ground.
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Australia orders federal police to take over security at parliament

CNN World - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 6:11am
Australia ordered federal police to take over security at the house of parliament Friday, a day after police conducted one of the nation's largest counter-terrorism operations in the port city of Sydney.
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Scotland goes to the polls

CNN World - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 11:40pm
Scotland's voters are heading to the polls Thursday to cast their ballots in the country's landmark independence referendum.
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Hurricane strands tourists in Mexico

CNN World - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 8:27pm
Tourists are still stranded in Los Cabos, Mexico, days after Odile slammed the popular travel destination.
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Australian PM: Police foil public execution terror plot

CNN World - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 8:08pm
Australian authorities disrupted what they described as a pending attack "on a member of the public," part of a sweeping counterterrorism operation on Thursday that came just days after the country raised its terror alert level to high.
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U.S. gives Poroshenko support, no arms

CNN World - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 7:54pm
The White House on Thursday announced $46 million in security assistance to Ukraine that omitted any lethal aid. The package includes body armor, helmets, vehicles and night vision goggles.
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Hostage used by ISIS to send message

CNN World - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 7:47pm
British journalist John Cantlie hadn't been seen in nearly two years. Now, he's the latest hostage to be paraded out by ISIS -- forced to deliver the group's message.
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New al Qaeda branch in South Asia launches first assault

CNN World - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 7:38pm
A new regional branch of al Qaeda infiltrated Pakistan's navy and tried to hijack a vessel earlier this month to launch rocket attacks on American ships in the Indian Ocean, Pakistani authorities said.
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Life in 'Ebola country'

CNN World - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 12:16pm
Funerals, ghost towns and haunted health workers. This is life in the Ebola zone. CNN's Nima Elbagir reports.
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Is this the happiest place on earth?

CNN World - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 11:52am
CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta travels to Denmark to understand why it ranks so high when it comes to life satisfaction and happiness.
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Changing the game for start-ups

CNN World - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 11:46am
Sanjay Parekh has spent over 15 years in tech. He explains how lowering costs and crowd funding are transforming the world of start-ups.
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Nigerian college attack kills 13

CNN World - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 10:17am
Two gunmen set off explosives at a Nigerian college, then started shooting -- killing at least 13 people on another day of violence in the African nation, and yet another targeting students.
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Skeletons found 'holding hands' after 700 years

CNN World - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 10:15am
Even death couldn't part two skeletons excavated from a lost chapel in an English county, found with their fingers entwined.
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The secret in Richard III's bones

CNN World - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 10:15am
Richard III was the last English king to lose his life on the battlefield. Scientists who have been testing his remains -- found under a parking lot in the English city of Leicester -- now believe they know how he died.
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There she is ... Miss America

CNN World - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 10:06am
Hmm, there must be something in the water in New York.
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Ebola survivors' blood sells on black market

CNN World - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 9:09am
As hospitals in the hardest-hit nations struggle to keep up, desperate patients are turning to the black market to buy blood from Ebola survivors, the WHO warned.
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What's the world's sexiest accent?

CNN World - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 9:08am
The Scots are talking a lot this week -- perhaps you've heard a little something about an independence referendum -- and that makes us happy.
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From space race to space war

CNN World - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 8:06am
Rachel Crane talks with SpaceX's Elon Musk about his company's recent NASA contract and the brewing battle with Boeing.
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Venezuela's breast implant shortage

CNN World - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 8:05am
Currency controls have created a breast implant shortage in Venezuela. CNN's Rafael Romo reports.
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