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CNN World - 9 hours 25 min ago
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Invited back to North Korea

CNN World - 9 hours 25 min ago
CNN correspondent Will Ripley and photojournalist Brad Olson traveled to North Korea after the regime offered them a surprise invitation to return to one of the most mysterious countries on earth. They weren't sure why the invitation was offered, what to expect, or even how long they'd be there. Check out the pictures they've taken to document their journey.
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Brazil's Young Miss pageants an escape from poverty

CNN World - 9 hours 28 min ago
It's not hard to get a Brazilian "Young Miss" to pose for the camera. You don't even need to ask. She'll ask you.
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Israeli protest turns violent

CNN World - 12 hours 17 min ago
A protest in Tel Aviv over alleged police mistreatment of Ethiopian Jews turned violent . CNN's Oren Liebermann reports.
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CNN meets 2 prisoners who N. Korea says are spies

CNN World - 16 hours 20 min ago
North Korean officials on Sunday presented two prisoners who they claimed were South Korean spies to a CNN team visiting the secretive country.
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Pacquiao fans call for rematch

CNN World - 17 hours 38 min ago
Defeated Filipino legend Manny Pacquaio fought gamely but couldn't break down his illustrious opponent's defense. But his fans believe he should be granted another shot.
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Jamie Foxx sings national anthem: Social media underwhelmed

CNN World - 17 hours 41 min ago
The fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao promised to be the fight of the century.
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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: After 'Fight of the Century,' is it all downhill?

CNN World - 17 hours 41 min ago
It was the mega-fight. Possibly the biggest fight of our lifetimes, a blue-moon opportunity to see two of the world's greatest fighters go toe to toe. It's Ali-Frazier for the modern era, with media coverage dwarfing even that most famous of fights.
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Does loss mean game over for Pacman?

CNN World - 17 hours 41 min ago
Manny Pacquiao's fans are saddened by his loss to Floyd Mayweather. CNN's Ivan Watson reports.
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Relatives descend on palace to see newborn

CNN World - 17 hours 43 min ago
Just one day old -- and it's time for Britain's royal baby to get face time with her next of kin.
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North Korea reportedly arrests U.S. college student

CNN World - Sun, 05/03/2015 - 13:06
A South Korean who lives in New Jersey was arrested last week for crossing into North Korea illegally, the North Korean Central News Agency reported Saturday.
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U.S. Navy escorts ships near Iran

CNN World - Sun, 05/03/2015 - 12:22
CNN has learned that U.S. Navy warships will now accompany every U.S.-flagged commercial vessel that passes through the Strait of Hormuz.
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Soccer player dies after collapse

CNN World - Sun, 05/03/2015 - 12:22
Belgian footballer Gregory Mertens, who collapsed on the pitch during a game on Monday, has died aged 24, with his club describing his passing away as having left "everyone in despair."
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Analysis: Al-Assad regime in trouble

CNN World - Sun, 05/03/2015 - 12:21
A series of victories by Islamist rebels against the Syrian regime is raising the prospect of a sea change in the momentum of a war in which the endurance of Bashar al-Assad has for years seemed to many as a given.
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Baltimore ends its curfew

CNN World - Sun, 05/03/2015 - 12:11
Baltimore ended its citywide curfew Sunday, with Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake saying in a statement that her "goal has always been to not have the curfew in place a single day longer than was necessary."
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Report: Saudis used U.S.-supplied bombs in Yemen

CNN World - Sun, 05/03/2015 - 12:09
Human Rights Watch has accused Saudi Arabia of dropping U.S.-supplied cluster bombs in the fight against Houthi rebels in Yemen.
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Royal baby name: Is there an odds-on favorite?

CNN World - Sun, 05/03/2015 - 12:09
The Royal Baby Name Game is underway.
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The day a princess was born

CNN World - Sun, 05/03/2015 - 12:09
CNN's Max Foster reports how the day unfolded for the birth of the new royal baby princess.
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Man, 101, pulled from Nepal quake rubble

CNN World - Sun, 05/03/2015 - 12:07
The death toll from the devastating earthquake that struck Nepal last weekend is expected to climb "much higher" than the current total of more than 7,000, a Nepali government minister said Sunday.
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Group: U.S.-led coalition strike kills 52 civilians in Syria

CNN World - Sun, 05/03/2015 - 09:24
A Syrian group opposed to the country's autocratic leader, Bashar al-Assad, says airstrikes by the U.S.-led coalition killed 52 civilians.
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