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U.N.: 43 peacekeepers captured near Golan Heights crossing

CNN World - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 11:14am
An armed group detained 43 U.N. peacekeepers near Syria's only border crossing with the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights early Thursday, the United Nations said.
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Pregnancy faked for buns?

CNN World - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 9:09am
A giant panda intended to be the star of the first ever live broadcast of the birth of panda cubs has lost the role -- after it was discovered the bear is not pregnant after all, Chinese state media reported.
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Young medical pioneers

CNN World - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 9:05am
Dr Sanjay Gupta finds out how curiosity was the key ingredient to unlocking the potential of four young medical pioneers.
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Immunotherapy saved her

CNN World - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 9:04am
Four years ago Tom and Kari Whitehead knew nothing about the battle raging within their daughter's body.
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Key points in Israel-Gaza truce

CNN World - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 9:00am
Fifty days of fighting. Thousands of rocket attacks and airstrikes. And a number of failed cease-fire agreements.
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Death toll passes 1,550 as Ebola outbreak accelerates, says WHO

CNN World - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:45am
The Ebola outbreak "continues to accelerate" in West Africa and has killed 1,552 people so far, the World Health Organization said Thursday.
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New French government announced

CNN World - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:42am
A new French government was announced Tuesday, one day after it dissolved amid turmoil among top ministers.
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China's aviation growing pains

CNN World - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:42am
It was 2 a.m. on a stormy summer morning.
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World's biggest record collection

CNN World - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:41am
Strolling between shelves crammed with his records, Zero Freitas pauses and finds another piece of music that he just must take home.
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21 selfies of the week

CNN World - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:37am
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Partying on plane to Cuba lands 2 women in Canadian jail

CNN World - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:31am
Airborne for white, sandy beaches, turquoise Cuban waters and swaying palms, two women apparently broke out their duty-free booze on Wednesday and partied hearty in a passenger jet bathroom.
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Did MH370 turn south earlier?

CNN World - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:24am
It's another small sliver of information in the expanse of mystery surrounding Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
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Why retailer pulled this shirt

CNN World - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:08am
Spanish fashion retailer Zara has apologized for selling a striped T-shirt bearing a yellow star that drew criticism for its resemblance to uniforms worn by Jewish concentration camp inmates.
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My 'chance encounter with the Taliban'

CNN World - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 7:29am
Former Jihadist Mubin Shaikh shares details of his radicalization and recruitment into a terror group
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ISIS terror on the French Riviera

CNN World - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 6:56am
In a raid on a luxury apartment in France, agents caught Ibrahim Boudina, a French-Algerian man they say brought Syrian-schooled terror to Europe.
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1,400 cases of 'appalling' sexual exploitation revealed in UK report

CNN World - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 5:37am
Hundreds of children have been systematically raped, beaten and sex trafficked in a northern English town for more than 12 years. And it is still going on, a government commissioned report says.
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Turbulent times for ailing Qantas after record loss

CNN World - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 1:55am
Australia's ailing flag carrier was sent into a tailspin Thursday, as the airline reported its biggest ever loss.
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U.N. Security Council passes Libya resolution over secret airstrikes

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 9:08pm
The U.N. Security Council unanimously approved a resolution on Libya on Wednesday that calls for an immediate ceasefire and includes sanctions for those involved in violence there.
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Colombia frees Escobar hit man, aka Popeye, who killed hundreds

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 7:07pm
John Jairo Velasquez -- the top hit man for notorious drug lord Pablo Escobar in the '80s, known in Colombia as the "narcoterrorism era" -- is a free man for the first time in 22 years.
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Ebola outbreak: 'It's even worse than I'd feared'

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 3:26pm
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has infected more than 2,600 and killed nearly 1,500.
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