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Updated: 27 min 2 sec ago

7 girls escape Nigerian militants

30 min 19 sec ago
Officials say that seven more school girls have escaped from Islamic militants after a mass kidnapping.
Categories: International News

4 French journalists freed from Syria

30 min 51 sec ago
Four French journalists who had been held hostage in Syria for 10 months have been released, the French President's office said Saturday.
Categories: International News

MH370 search area almost covered

32 min 34 sec ago
Investigators say they have nearly covered the current search area for MH370. CNN's Erin McLaughlin reports.
Categories: International News

Syria announces presidential poll

33 min 38 sec ago
As more reports of bloodshed and chaos emerged from Syria on Monday, the government announced it will hold presidential elections on June 3.
Categories: International News

Car bomb kills Somali lawmaker en route to security conference

39 min 44 sec ago
A Somali lawmaker was killed and another was injured when a bomb hidden in their car exploded while they were headed to a conference on security, officials said.
Categories: International News

Source: Huge anti-al Qaeda strikes in Yemen

40 min 38 sec ago
An operation targeting al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula is under way in Abyan and Shabwa, Yemen, a high-level Yemeni government official who is being briefed on the strikes told CNN on Monday.
Categories: International News

Gunmen target prominent Pakistani news anchor Hamid Mir

44 min 55 sec ago
Gunmen wounded a prominent Pakistani TV news anchor on Saturday in an attack his brother linked to the nation's government, despite its firm denial.
Categories: International News

2 UNICEF staffers missing in Pakistan

45 min 11 sec ago
Police are investigating after two UNICEF staff members went missing in Karachi, Pakistan, a United Nations spokesman said Sunday.
Categories: International News

Art that Hitler hated

46 min 35 sec ago
Christiane Amanpour looks at an exhibit in New York of art the Nazis labeled 'degenerate,' with historian Simon Schama.
Categories: International News

Car giants flock to Beijing show

48 min 44 sec ago
Despite the Chinese leadership's austerity measures and recent reports of weak profits from Chinese car makers, the country's biggest car show opened today to much buzz
Categories: International News

Myanmar opposition leader Win Tin dies at 85

49 min 42 sec ago
Win Tin, a founding member of Myanmar's National League for Democracy who was jailed for 19 years for political activism, has died at Yangon Hospital. He was 85.
Categories: International News

Why 100 girls' kidnapping isn't shocking

2 hours 33 min ago
No one knows where 77 abducted girls in Nigeria are -- and surprising still, no one's particularly shocked.
Categories: International News

Ferry crew's actions 'akin to murder'

3 hours 37 min ago
South Korean Park Geun-hye likened the actions of the captain and some crew members of the sunken ferry to murder as divers continued to search for survivors.
Categories: International News

Mount Everest climbing season up in air after avalanche deaths

3 hours 53 min ago
Just days away from the beginning of the busiest climbing season of the year at Mount Everest, expeditions are unsure whether climbs on the world's highest peak will go ahead.
Categories: International News

Shooting adds tensions to 'Cold War' standoff in Ukraine

7 hours 7 min ago
Is the Cold War back? Because it kind of feels like it is.
Categories: International News

Mysterious fatal shooting in eastern Ukraine

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 3:16pm
Mystery surrounds a shooting incident on a country road in eastern Ukraine that left at least one person dead and ratcheted up tensions in the region, where pro-Russian groups have seized government buildings and set up roadblocks in defiance of authorities in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev.
Categories: International News

'The ship listed too much'

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 1:51pm
Passengers couldn't board lifeboats as the ferry had listed too much, a crew member said, according to a transcript released Sunday.
Categories: International News

Pro-Russia separatists in Ukraine defiant

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 10:03am
Pro-Russian separatists in the eastern Ukraine city of Donetsk dug in Friday despite an international deal aimed at being a key first step in resolving a crisis that has threatened to devolve into civil war.
Categories: International News
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