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Surf legend: World is a scary place

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 13:14
He grew up in a surfing party town on the U.S. "space coast" and has conquered waves in some of the world's most exotic locales, but these days Kelly Slater comes across more like an eco-warrior than a stereotypical beach dude.
Categories: International News

Can supercars save car industry?

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:47
The last Paris Motor Show was marked by tear gas and workers' violent protests against job cuts. Now, the mood is different and industry bosses are back doing what they prefer: Showing off the latest luxury models, supercars and hybrid motors.
Categories: International News

Royals warn paparazzi to back off

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:34
Lawyers for Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, have sent letters to two photographers asking them to stop following the couple's son, Prince George, and his nanny around public parks, Buckingham Palace said Thursday.
Categories: International News

Reporters' photos on the scene

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:33
Categories: International News

China's military in Hong Kong

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:31
Just yards from where thousands of pro-democracy supporters have been "occupying" the heart of Hong Kong's financial district, stands an imposing gray building surrounded on all sides by a high wall -- this is the Hong Kong garrison of the People's Liberation Army (PLA), China's armed forces.
Categories: International News

North Korea digs tunnels to South?

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:27
General Hahn Sung-Chu never believed North Korea could dig a tunnel to Seoul - until now. He says three tunnels have been detected.
Categories: International News

'Osama bin Laden' campaigns in Brazil

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 09:44
In Brazilian elections, candidates turn to oddball campaign ads to grab voters' attention. Shasta Darlington reports.
Categories: International News

Meet the risktakers in Hong Kong

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 09:31
For now, the Hong Kong demonstrations still have a largely festive atmosphere. But underneath runs a gamut of feelings -- optimism and fear, confusion and exhaustion, determination and frustration.
Categories: International News

See ISIS shell Syrian city

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 09:24
ISIS fighters are attacking the Syrian city of Kobani near the Turkey-Syria border. CNN's Phil Black reports.
Categories: International News

Weather stops recovery of bodies from volcano

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 09:00
The search for bodies from an erupting volcano in central Japan was suspended Thursday as weather conditions deteriorated.
Categories: International News

Once-massive Aral Sea dries up

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 08:50
The Aral Sea was once the world's fourth-largest lake. Now much of it is a vast toxic desert straddling the borders of Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan, two former Soviet states in central Asia.
Categories: International News

Whoops! Banksy graffiti scrubbed

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 08:38
What do you do if a potentially valuable Banksy graffiti work appears on one of your buildings? If you're the local council in the English seaside resort of Clacton-on-Sea, the answer is: remove it fast.
Categories: International News

Astonishing photo-realistic portraits

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 08:17
The images you are about to see may shock or confound you. When portraiture looks this realistic, it can be hard to accept that what you see is just paint on a canvas, or ink scratches on a page.
Categories: International News

Heartwarming dog rescue

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 08:04
A five-month-old dog that fell into hot tar spilled around a construction site in northern India was eventually saved by a four-hour rescue operation.
Categories: International News

3 soldiers killed in latest suicide attack on Afghan troops' vehicles

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 08:02
Three Afghan soldiers were killed Thursday when a suicide bomber targeted their vehicle -- the third such attack in the last 24 hours.
Categories: International News

Mexico nabs top drug lord

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 07:39
Troops closed in on one of Mexico's most wanted drug lords Wednesday, nabbing him at a seafood restaurant in a popular tourist destination.
Categories: International News

North Korea gets ready to launch larger rockets at space center

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 07:37
New images of North Korea's main satellite launch site show that an upgrade allowing for larger rockets has been completed, raising the possibility of a fresh launch within the year, a new report says.
Categories: International News

Wildlife declines by half in 40 years

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 07:20
An alarming report by leading wildlife experts claims the global loss of species is even worse than previously thought.
Categories: International News

How to paint a portrait in 54 seconds

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 06:23
In a series of 9 gorgeous time-lapse vines, world-renowned portrait artist Jonathon Yeo gives a master-class on how to paint like a pro.
Categories: International News

Wonder Woman, Jesus and Obama via for votes in Brazil

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 05:35
Forget kissing babies, to win office in Brazil you may have to leap a building in a single bound.
Categories: International News
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