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How Europe handles the swell of the tired and the poor

CNN World - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 08:57
On October 31st 2014, the Italian government announced the end of "Mare Nostrum" -- a naval mission that rescued would-be migrants in peril as they tried to cross the Mediterranean to seek security and a new life in Europe.
Categories: International News

The grim job that haunts Italy's migrant patrols

CNN World - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 08:56
CNN's Ben Wedeman joins the Calabrese, an Italian patrol boat as it traverses the Mediterranean looking for migrants
Categories: International News

Is this the world's smallest painting?

CNN World - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 08:50
Paintings smaller than a nib of a pencil have gone viral attracting buyers and followers from around the world.
Categories: International News

How to survive a drinking session in Korea

CNN World - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 08:48
Most companies in South Korea have hoesik at least once a month and sometimes every week.
Categories: International News

Take a peek inside an Apple Watch

Business News - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 08:46
The first Apple Watches are making their way to customers today, and some folks are already tearing them apart, literally.

Prisoner executions near in Indonesia

CNN World - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 08:45
The Indonesian government has ordered preparations for the execution of 10 inmates on death row, including Filipino maid Mary Jane Veloso and Australians Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran.
Categories: International News

Inside the fight to free Warren Weinstein

CNN World - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 08:43
When Warren Weinstein was taken hostage by al Qaeda in the summer of 2011, his family in Maryland was initially reluctant to take their case to Congress.
Categories: International News

World War I: A time of upheaval

CNN World - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 08:37
Although it seems like ancient history, World War I changed the world forever. Look back at some of the war's key events.
Categories: International News

Why Turkey won't say the G-word

CNN World - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 08:35
Sitting on a sunny bench in Istanbul's Gezi Park, Fadime Gurgen dismisses the controversy surrounding the 100th anniversary Friday of the massacre of Armenians under the Ottoman Empire with a wave of her hand.
Categories: International News

Obama's media formula favors 'Science Guy' Bill Nye

Business News - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 08:28
President Obama sat down for an exclusive interview this week, but the guy asking the questions wasn't a reporter or White House correspondent. It was Bill Nye.

A hero for gorillas -- and poachers

CNN World - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 08:28
When Edwin Sabuhoro found out that poachers were rife in his community, he came up with a unique program, using his own money, to get them to stop.
Categories: International News

The week in 37 photos

CNN World - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 08:26
Categories: International News

Son of Hubble to peer back to dawn of time

CNN World - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 08:26
If you're hunting for the earliest galaxies and clues about potential life on other planets you are going to need a very big mirror and a golf ball of gold.
Categories: International News

Adam Gadahn Fast Facts

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 08:21
Here's a look at the life of al Qaeda translator and spokesman Adam Gadahn.
Categories: National News

Fitness guru's viral response to body shamers

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 08:19
YouTube fitness star Cassey Ho responded to negative comments about her looks in a video that has gone viral.
Categories: National News

Why are older people happier than you?

Health - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 08:17
Categories: Health

Man attacked by bear for second time

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 08:14
A Washington man was attacked by a bear for the second time while walking his dog. CNN affiliate KOMO has more.
Categories: National News

Shocking police mix-up caught on camera

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 08:12
A girl who was wrongly taken away from her parents and sent to Texas is returned to Mexico. CNN's Rafael Romo reports.
Categories: National News

Photos show principal parked in school exit

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 07:54
A school principal sparked outrage after photos surfaced of her Jeep parked under an awning and blocking an exit, allegedly to protect it from a hail storm.
Categories: National News
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