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Militants, Ukraine army 'face off '

CNN World - 3 hours 18 min ago
With armored vehicles in its streets and troops reportedly in control of the airport, the city of Kramatorsk in eastern Ukraine was at the center of a tense standoff.
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Hundreds missing as S. Korean ferry sinks

CNN World - 3 hours 20 min ago
Rescue boats and helicopters scrambled to pluck passengers, most of them high school students, from a ferry as it listed and slowly sank off the southwest coast of South Korea early Wednesday.
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Does video signal al Qaeda plot?

CNN World - 3 hours 54 min ago
Barbara Starr has the latest on a new video of an al Qaeda meeting and the questions it raises about U.S. intelligence.
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Pakistan Taliban: Ceasefire with government is over

CNN World - 6 hours 33 min ago
The Pakistan Taliban said Wednesday they will not extend a cease-fire with the Pakistani government, six days after a weekslong pause in hostilities officially ended.
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Up to 200 girls kidnapped by terrorists

CNN World - 7 hours 23 min ago
The Nigerian military searches for scores of girls abducted from their boarding school by Boko Haram Islamists.
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Japan, S. Korea talk over 'comfort women'

CNN World - 7 hours 34 min ago
Japan and South Korea are meeting over the controversial issue of 'comfort women' during WWII. Paula Hancocks reports.
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Brothers re-arrested for cannibalism

CNN World - 9 hours 43 min ago
Two brothers previously jailed for cannibalism and then released, have been arrested again after police discovered a child's severed head at their home in a remote village in northwest Pakistan.
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Inside an ebola isolation ward

CNN World - 9 hours 44 min ago
An outbreak of the Ebola virus has spread to Conakry, Guinea -- a city of more than 2 million. Dr. Sanjay Gupta reports.
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Berlusconi to do community service

CNN World - 9 hours 45 min ago
Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is to serve one year of community service at a nursing home for his conviction on tax fraud, a Milan court ruled on Tuesday.
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Pistorius trial enters new phase after blistering cross-examination

CNN World - 9 hours 46 min ago
After five days of relentless cross-examination that left Oscar Pistorius quivering, sobbing and fumbling, the athlete's defense team now has a chance to discredit the prosecution by presenting its witnesses.
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48 die in Togo bus crash

CNN World - 9 hours 48 min ago
Forty-eight people, including 15 Burkina Faso nationals and a Nigerian, died Tuesday after a bus crash in Togo, officials in the West African nation said. Fifteen others were severely injured.
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U.K. royals arrive in Australia

CNN World - 9 hours 49 min ago
Prince William and family arrive in Australia. This is their latest stop on a three week tour of the region.
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5 dead in Calgary's 'worst mass murder'

CNN World - 9 hours 51 min ago
Five University of Calgary students were stabbed to death Tuesday morning in what the city's police chief called "the worst mass murder in Calgary's history."
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Writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez's health 'very fragile,' family says

CNN World - 10 hours 55 min ago
The health of literary giant Gabriel Garcia Marquez is stable but "very fragile," his family said in a statement this week.
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MH370: Underwater vessel almost done with second dive

CNN World - 12 hours 53 min ago
An underwater vessel searching for traces of the lost Malaysian jet is expected to complete its second dive Wednesday after the first attempt ended prematurely.
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Video shows 'large al Qaeda meet'

CNN World - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 22:07
A new video shows what looks like the largest and most dangerous gathering of al Qaeda in years. And the CIA and the Pentagon either didn't know about it or couldn't get a drone there in time to strike.
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As many as 200 girls abducted by Boko Haram: Officials

CNN World - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 19:15
As many as 200 girls were abducted from their boarding school in northeastern Nigeria by heavily armed Boko Haram Islamists who arrived in trucks, vans and buses, officials and witnesses said.
Categories: International News

Ukraine launches anti-terror operation

CNN World - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 19:00
Ukraine's acting President Oleksandr Turchynov told the country's parliament Tuesday that an "anti-terrorist operation" is under way in part of Ukraine's eastern Donetsk region.
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Underwater search resumes for missing Malaysia Airlines plane

CNN World - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 17:19
The underwater probe being used to look for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was back in the water Tuesday after its first attempt ended prematurely, the company that owns the vehicle told CNN.
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