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UK report: Killer signaled intent

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 16:10
An online threat made by one of the killers of British soldier Lee Rigby could have tipped off security agencies and perhaps prevented his murder.
Categories: International News

Three priests, teacher arrested in Spain sex abuse case

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 13:59
It might all have remained a dark secret, if a young man who was an alleged victim of sexual abuse hadn't written a letter to the Vatican. And then gotten a surprise phone call from Pope Francis, according to a Spanish digital newspaper.
Categories: International News

Strange case of the melting house

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 10:24
In south London, a life-size wax house is melting. No, you're not hallucinating.
Categories: International News

Yemenis freed from al Qaeda captors

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 10:06
Security forces early Tuesday rescued seven Yemenis and an American who had been briefly taken hostage by alleged al Qaeda operatives in Yemen, according to Yemeni government sources.
Categories: International News

China building island in disputed waters

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 10:06
China is building an island in the South China Sea that could accommodate the country's first airstrip in bitterly contested waters, according to satellite images analyzed by Jane's Defence Weekly.
Categories: International News

British veterans join fight against ISIS

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 10:01
Two British veterans have joined Kurdish forces in the fight against ISIS. CNN's Atika Shubert reports.
Categories: International News

Beer bottle shatters glass walkway at London's Tower Bridge

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 10:00
A scary view of London just got slightly scarier.
Categories: International News

Rise of forensic forgery detectives

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 08:57
It could be the find of the century, or something much more suspicious. "La Bella Principessa" -- a 13 inch tall pen-and-ink portrait of a Florentine woman with a Mona Lisa-esque smile -- sat in a drawer for decades, before being "rediscovered" and attributed as a lost $150 million masterpiece by Leonardo da Vinci.
Categories: International News

Listen: 15 EDM djs on the rise

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 08:56
The annual DJ Mag "Top 100 DJs" list is ceremonially revealed each autumn as the world's millionaire club-banger-spinning playboys jostle for top spot, backed by their armies of adoring social media followers.
Categories: International News

Visual artists revolutionizing concerts

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 08:55
Take away the 100-foot screens, the blasting lasers, and the holographic projections, and what do you have left? Tens of thousands of screaming electronic music fans with nothing much to cheer except a solitary figure, twiddling some knobs and occasionally raising his hand.
Categories: International News

Searching for the cure

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 06:08
Big wooden planters full of ripe tomatoes. Homemade pickles. Over good wine and grilled steak at the home of Chris and Hugh Hempel, in the hills around Reno, Nevada, the conversation turns to biomedical research and genetics.
Categories: International News

Australia's Phil Hughes 'critical' after being hit by cricket ball

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 05:36
Australian cricketer Phil Hughes is in a critical condition in hospital after being hit by a ball during a match in Sydney.
Categories: International News

Donetsk dogs struggle in winter

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 05:26
On the southern fringes of Donetsk, in the shadow of a huge steel plant, a cacophony of barking overwhelms the dull thud of artillery fire. The PIF animal shelter is crammed with almost 1,000 dogs of all sizes, ages and breeds (though the number that can claim any sort of pedigree is probably in single figures).
Categories: International News

ISIS, Iraqi forces battle

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 12:53
A fierce battle between ISIS militants and Iraqi military and tribal forces is raging close to the main government complex of Anbar province in the center of Ramadi, the capital city.
Categories: International News

See Soyuz rocket launch into space

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 11:18
Three new crew members are headed on a six-month voyage aboard the International Space Station.
Categories: International News

Is Philae's comet mission really over?

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 11:00
It flew for 10 years, crossed millions of miles of space, bounced over the surface of a comet and returned heaps of data ... and then quietly faded away.
Categories: International News

Most impressive metro stations

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 09:58
These quirky and beautiful subway stops make commuting look fun.
Categories: International News

Nightclubs for literature?

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 09:57
It's midnight in the capital of Taiwan.
Categories: International News

New Iran Nuclear talks deadlines: March 1, July 1, 2015

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 09:51
A new deadline for a political framework agreement for Iran's Nuclear talks has been set for March 1, 2015, a Western diplomat tells CNN on Monday, with a deadline for final agreement including annexes on July 1.
Categories: International News

Would huge Nicaragua canal be win for China?

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 08:51
Frida Ghitis says plans for a Chinese company to build a giant new transoceanic canal across Nicaragua appear to be moving forward -- and for the U.S. may portend waning influence in Central America
Categories: International News
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