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Ex-Korean Air executive in nuts scandal faces arrest

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 07:00
South Korean prosecutors are seeking an arrest warrant for the former Korean Air executive Heather Cho who sparked outrage by kicking a flight attendant off a plane for serving macadamia nuts the wrong way.
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Parents: 'The pain is indescribable'

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 06:56
Samuel Yaga, a mechanic, was making a routine repair on a client's car when his phone rang. It was a phone call that would change his life forever.
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CNN: Witnessing history in 2014

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 06:54
From the deadly Ebola outbreak to the fight against ISIS, our reporters have brought you the biggest stories.
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From Auschwitz survivor to presidents' tailor

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 06:40
Martin Greenfield is one of the world's most respected and accomplished tailors. Since emigrating from the former Czechoslovakia to America in 1947, he has dressed everyone from the Rat Pack and Leonardo DiCaprio to Presidents Dwight Eisenhower and Barack Obama.
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Look at me! 20 selfies of the week

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 06:26
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A decade later, remembering a Sri Lanka town wiped away by tsunami

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 05:58
A dozen young children chatter and giggle around me, taking my pad and pen to write down their addresses very carefully. This way, they tell me, I'll know where to send help.
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Suicide bomber kills dozens in town near Baghdad

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 05:58
A suicide bomber killed 38 people and wounded dozens more in a town near Baghdad on Wednesday, police said.
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Tribal militant attacks kill at least 54 in northeast India

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 05:56
At least 54 people have been killed in a series of attacks by tribal militants in India's remote northeastern state of Assam, a police official said Wednesday.
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What color is your waterboard?

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 01:50
Raphael Sperry says architects should change their ethics code to ban involvement in designing torture chambers
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'Surgery selfie' doctors punished

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 01:42
Senior executives and a team of medical staff from a Chinese hospital in the northwestern province of Shaanxi have been punished for taking group photos next to apparently unconscious patients after surgery, state media reported on Monday.
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Attacks underline threat to France

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 01:42
A 20-year-old French-Burundian posts the ISIS flag on his Facebook page Saturday, then enters a police station in the suburbs of Tours, shouts Allahu Akbar and slashes one officer across the face with a knife and wounds two others before a fourth officer shoots him dead.
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WWI Xmas truce: Fact or fiction?

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 01:39
It's a story which has captured the imagination of the English Premier League and persuaded one UK retailer to use it for its Christmas TV advert -- but did rival armies really turn the World War I killing fields into a football field?
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Monkey revives shocked friend

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 01:06
A monkey revived another monkey using CPR in India, and it was caught on video.
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Why Cuba move will help the U.S.

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 01:02
In opposing President Barack Obama's opening to Cuba, Florida's Republican senator, Marco Rubio, explained, "This entire policy shift announced today is based on an illusion, on a lie, the lie and the illusion that more commerce and access to money and goods will translate to political freedom for the Cuban people." Rubio has correctly touched on the core issue. But theory, logic and history suggest that he's wrong in his conclusions.
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Hollywood's new hotspot

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 00:59
Serbia is stepping up its efforts to build its reputation as a key player in international filmmaking.
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Space exploration in Africa

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 00:43
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Pope attacks 'diseases' of Vatican

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 00:42
Pope Francis has unleashed a blistering critique of the Vatican bureaucracy -- or Curia -- criticizing its "illnesses" ranging from the "disease of feeling immortal" to vainglory and excessive planning.
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Al Qaeda in Arabian Peninsula confirms link to underwear bomber

CNN World - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 22:36
A new video released by al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula confirms the group's senior leaders were closely involved in the plot to blow up a U.S. airliner over Detroit five years ago and that American-born cleric Anwar al-Awlaki was among them.
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France boosts security after string of attacks

CNN World - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 11:29
One victim is dead and five others are hospitalized after the latest in a string of attacks that sparked fears in France, authorities said Tuesday.
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Leader behind beheading killed

CNN World - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 11:18
The leader of an Algerian terror group that beheaded French hiker Herve Gourdel in late September was killed in a military operation, the state-run Algeria Press Service reports.
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