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Nigeria's floating community

CNN World - Thu, 12/25/2014 - 22:26
Born and raised in the floating slum of Makoko in the Nigerian city of Lagos, Sulayman Afose is building a reputation as a photographic chronicler of the community.
Categories: International News

China censors Sony hack news

CNN World - Thu, 12/25/2014 - 22:20
Censorship is a part of daily life in China. News articles are erased from online search engines, social media sites like Facebook and Twitter are banned, and CNN is routinely blacked out for Chinese viewers.
Categories: International News

5 ways to decode a TripAdvisor review

CNN World - Thu, 12/25/2014 - 21:18
Know before you go -- what testy, deceitful and placating head cases some user-reviewers can be.
Categories: International News

Nut scandal exec faces arrest

CNN World - Thu, 12/25/2014 - 21:15
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.
Categories: International News

WWI Xmas truce: Fact or fiction?

CNN World - Thu, 12/25/2014 - 14:23
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?
Categories: International News

$14M car found under magazines

CNN World - Thu, 12/25/2014 - 13:29
60 luxury cars worth millions were found in Western France and are scheduled to be auctioned off.
Categories: International News

Cop killer's mom: 'I am deeply sorry'

CNN - Thu, 12/25/2014 - 13:27
The mother of the man who killed two New York police officers is apologizing for the horror her son Ismaaiyl Brinsley caused before taking his own life.
Categories: National News

He flips the bird and ... karma

CNN - Thu, 12/25/2014 - 13:27
Watch what happens to driver who tailgates and flips the bird. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on road rage karma.
Categories: National News

When Christmas was against the law

CNN - Thu, 12/25/2014 - 13:25
Val Lauder says that for 1,700 years, people have been debating when, and how, to celebrate Christmas
Categories: National News

Santa sightings around the world

CNN World - Thu, 12/25/2014 - 13:19
Categories: International News

Eggnog chugging ends badly

CNN - Thu, 12/25/2014 - 13:14
An eggnog chugging contest at an office party left one man hospitalized for three days. CNN affiliate KSL reports.
Categories: National News

Millions in banknotes spill from van

CNN World - Thu, 12/25/2014 - 13:12
Last minute shoppers in Hong Kong were treated to a Christmas Eve cash grab Wednesday when nearly $2 million spilled from a money transport van into the street.
Categories: International News

Former WWE star 'Diesel' and son arrested

CNN - Thu, 12/25/2014 - 13:09
Alcohol-fueled hostility ended with a famous professional wrestler pinning his son down at their Florida home early Christmas Eve, sheriff's deputies said.
Categories: National News

All the pope wants for Christmas is ...

CNN World - Thu, 12/25/2014 - 12:56
Pope Francis says "there are so many tears this Christmas." He used his annual Christmas message to call for an end to the "brutal persecution" in Iraq and Syria.
Categories: International News

Israeli child severely burned in Molotov cocktail attack

CNN World - Thu, 12/25/2014 - 12:39
An 11-year-old Israeli girl is being treated for severe burns after a Molotov cocktail was hurled into the car she was riding in Thursday in a West Bank settlement community, national EMS provider Magen David Adom said.
Categories: International News

For moviegoers, 'patriotic duty' to see 'The Interview'

Business News - Thu, 12/25/2014 - 12:23
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Panda cub gets shock of her life

CNN World - Thu, 12/25/2014 - 12:21
Bao Bao did a no-no and the shock sent her scrambling up a tree.
Categories: International News

Google fights Marriott's plan to block Wi-Fi hotspots

Business News - Thu, 12/25/2014 - 12:15
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The real story behind Santa Claus

CNN - Thu, 12/25/2014 - 08:37
Don't tell the kids, but we've got Santa Claus all wrong. Historians say Kris Kringle was originally created to keep adults, not children, off the naughty list.
Categories: National News

Why happiness is healthy

Health - Thu, 12/25/2014 - 08:16
Happiness -- you know it when you see it, but it's hard to define.
Categories: Health
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