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Asteroid's flyby reveals surprise

CNN World - 33 min 34 sec ago
The asteroid that flew close to Earth Monday didn't come alone.
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New ISIS post threatens Japanese hostage, Jordanian pilot

CNN World - 34 min 23 sec ago
An image and audio posted online Tuesday purports to relay a new message from Japanese ISIS captive Kenji Goto: Jordan must release prisoner Sajida al-Rishawi, or Goto and a Jordanian military pilot whom ISIS captured last month will be killed within the next 24 hours.
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Dismissing Hong Kong's disability taboo

CNN World - 34 min 53 sec ago
In Chinese superstition, people with disabilities have been perceived as bad luck. Many lived in hiding, encountering discrimination and slurs, advocates say. But increasingly, people are finding ways to counter misconceptions and bring people with disabilities into the mainstream.
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What not to give as a gift in China

CNN World - 36 min 19 sec ago
A British transport minister on a trade visit to Taipei got an embarrassing lesson in the perils of diplomatic gift giving Monday when she presented a pocket watch to the city's mayor -- a taboo act in Chinese culture. What other items should be given a wide berth when giving gifts in Chinese speaking countries?
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Pilot runs out of fuel, ditches plane in ocean

CNN World - 3 hours 14 min ago
The pilot of a single engine aircraft that ran out of fuel is safe after ditching his aircraft more than 200 miles northeast of Maui, Hawaii.
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Doctor returns to Liberia after surviving Ebola

CNN World - 3 hours 17 min ago
Dr. Rick Sacra is returning to Liberia after a surviving a battle with the deadly Ebola virus.
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Teen girl suspect in $4.6M heist

CNN World - 3 hours 20 min ago
Police are on the hunt for a girl as young as 12 and three adults allegedly involved in a $4.6-million diamond heist that targeted a luxury jewelry store in Hong Kong.
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EXCLUSIVE: Indonesian president on AirAsia

CNN World - 3 hours 21 min ago
Indonesian President Joko Widodo tells Christiane Amanpour "this is a momentum to fix the administrations related to the airline industry."
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After 100 days, Indonesia's President is tested

CNN World - 3 hours 21 min ago
It would be easy not to pay Joko Widodo a second glance as he rides his bike down a Jakarta boulevard wearing track pants and white sneakers.
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Is Obama-Modi 'bromance' a turning point in U.S., Indian relations?

CNN World - 3 hours 24 min ago
Every year, India's Republic Day parade showcases the country's military might and the diversity of its states. This year it went a step further, turning into an occasion that emphasized the warmer relationship between the world's two biggest democracies, India and the United States.
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UK opens inquiry into Russian spy's death

CNN World - 3 hours 36 min ago
A UK public inquiry into the 2006 death of Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko opened Tuesday at the Royal Courts of Justice in London, after years of wrangling over what evidence can be heard.
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Obama defends complicated Saudi relationship

CNN World - 3 hours 38 min ago
In an exclusive interview with CNN's Fareed Zakaria, President Barack Obama defended the need for the U.S. to maintain a close alliance with Saudi Arabia.
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16 killed in Ukraine, officials say

CNN World - 9 hours 24 min ago
At least 16 people have been killed in shelling in the southeastern Ukrainian city of Mariupol, city officials said Saturday, in the latest violence to rock the disputed Donetsk region.
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Kurds take key city back

CNN World - 9 hours 26 min ago
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10 die in F-16 NATO exercise

CNN World - 9 hours 27 min ago
Ten people have died after a Greek air force F-16 jet crashed at a base in Los Llanos in southeastern Spain, a senior Spanish defense official told CNN.
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Greek Prime Minister sworn in

CNN World - 9 hours 27 min ago
The leader of the left-wing Syriza party Alexis Tsipras is sworn in as Greece's new Prime Minister after forming a coalition with the right-wing Independent Greeks party -- but how will the debt-laden state satisfy promises on ending austerity?
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Mubarak's sons released from prison

CNN World - 9 hours 27 min ago
The sons of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak were released from prison Monday after serving 18 months, according to the state-run MENA news agency.
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Why was AirAsia jet the only one in trouble?

CNN World - 9 hours 27 min ago
Why did AirAsia Flight QZ8501 crash into the sea while the seven other planes flying nearby eventually landed safely?
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