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AirAsia jet with 162 on board is missing

4 hours 36 min ago
Before communication was lost, the aircraft asked to deviate from the planned route due to weather, AirAsia says. The plane was en route to Singapore from Indonesia
Categories: International News

Malaysia, Thailand face epic flooding

Sat, 12/27/2014 - 19:08
Even by Malaysian standards, this flooding is epic.
Categories: International News

Somalia: Al-Shabaab commander captured

Sat, 12/27/2014 - 19:02
Somali government forces on Saturday captured a top commander of the Islamist militant group Al-Shabaab, two of the country's military officials said.
Categories: International News

North Korea blasts U.S. over 'The Interview'

Sat, 12/27/2014 - 16:43
The North Korean government is fuming over the release of the "The Interview," claiming President Barack Obama forced the film into theaters and onto streaming video services.
Categories: International News

Syria ready for new talks with opposition

Sat, 12/27/2014 - 14:43
The Syrian government is ready to send envoys to Moscow for talks with representatives of the opposition it has been fighting in a brutal civil war for over 3½ years, according to state-run media.
Categories: International News

Breathing support halted for pregnant patient

Sat, 12/27/2014 - 13:50
The artificial breathing support for a clinically dead woman who is 18 weeks pregnant has been switched off by the Irish hospital treating her, an official with detail knowledge of the case said Saturday.
Categories: International News

Priest found dead on Christmas Day

Sat, 12/27/2014 - 13:49
A missing priest in violence-plagued Guerrero state was found dead in an alley on Christmas Day, his diocese said.
Categories: International News

Govt. to monitor your weight?

Sat, 12/27/2014 - 13:45
Christina Macfarlane reports on new advice being given to British doctors to identify patients who are putting on weight.
Categories: International News

Egypt bans movie 'Exodus'

Sat, 12/27/2014 - 13:41
Another Hollywood movie is running afoul of a foreign government this month.
Categories: International News

Girl: Dad handed me to Boko Haram

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 21:14
A 13-year-old Nigerian girl says her father gave her to Boko Haram militants who tried to force her to act as a suicide bomber.
Categories: International News

Van spills $2M in cash onto a highway

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 14:46
Last-minute shoppers in Hong Kong were treated to a Christmas Eve treat when nearly $2M spilled out of a money van.
Categories: International News

Father makes plea for captured son

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 14:44
The father of the Jordanian pilot, who is in the hands of ISIS, sends a message to the terrorist group.
Categories: International News

Kangaroos box in the street

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 12:43
Kangaroos jab and kick in a street brawl. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on two boomers coming to blows down under.
Categories: International News

Woman's drug probe nightmare ends

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 12:43
American traveler Stacey Addison says she was detained for months in East Timor because she unwittingly shared a taxi with a stranger carrying drugs. Now she's out of jail -- and a guest of a former East Timor leader.
Categories: International News

Remembering a Sri Lankan town wiped away by tsunami

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 12:08
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.
Categories: International News

Girl: Dad gave me to Boko Haram

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 11:59
One girl recounts how her father turned her over to Boko Haram and what happened when they told her she would die.
Categories: International News

Putin cancels holiday vacation

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 11:29
Vladimir Putin delivered a lump of coal in the Kremlin's stocking this year when he announced Thursday that he has canceled holiday vacations for members of the government.
Categories: International News

U.S. says ISIS did not down plane

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 10:57
For the first time since an international coalition began striking ISIS, one of its pilots has been taken captive by the Islamist extremist group.
Categories: International News

Al-Shabaab: Attack on base was revenge for U.S. airstrike

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 10:48
Al-Shabaab said it attacked an African Union military base in Somalia on Thursday in retaliation for a U.S. airstrike that killed their leader near Barawe in September.
Categories: International News

Irish court allows end to pregnant woman's life support

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 10:29
Ireland's Supreme Court ruled Friday doctors can withdraw life support in the case of a clinically dead woman who is 18 weeks pregnant as there is "no reasonable prospect" her unborn child will survive.
Categories: International News
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