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Cam catches ISIS shelling Syrian city

1 hour 28 min ago
ISIS fighters are attacking the Syrian city of Kobani near the Turkey-Syria border. CNN's Phil Black reports.
Categories: International News

Iran postpones execution of woman who killed her alleged rapist

3 hours 28 min ago
The hanging of an Iranian woman, convicted of murder in a killing that human rights groups called self-defense against her rapist, has been delayed for 10 days, according to Amnesty International.
Categories: International News

Dog rescued after being stuck in hot tar

4 hours 25 min ago
A five-month-old dog that fell into hot tar spilled around a construction site in northern India was eventually saved by a four-hour rescue operation.
Categories: International News

Australian aircraft support action vs. ISIS

7 hours 59 min ago
Who will be next to join the U.S.-led coalition in its air campaign against the extremists who have seized parts of Iraq and Syria?
Categories: International News

10 killed when shells hit Ukrainian school

8 hours 4 min ago
A school and a bus were shelled in war-torn eastern Ukraine on Wednesday, leaving at least 10 people dead, officials in the country's Donetsk region said.
Categories: International News

Tear gas brings Hong Kongers together

8 hours 4 min ago
When police used tear gas on unarmed Hong Kong students, they unwittingly created a massive movement.
Categories: International News

Dark art from golf's glamour girl

8 hours 6 min ago
Her artwork is dark, bold and often sombre, with black figures and sinister skulls splattered across the canvasses.
Categories: International News

Wildlife declines by half in 40 yrs

8 hours 7 min ago
An alarming report by leading wildlife experts claims the global loss of species is even worse than previously thought.
Categories: International News

New airport scanner a breeze

8 hours 11 min ago
Imagine if going through airport security was just a matter of walking past a stretch of wall.
Categories: International News

Hong Kong protests draw crowds on China's National Day

9 hours 50 min ago
Hong Kongers marked China's National Day in unprecedented fashion Wednesday, as huge crowds of pro-democracy protesters thronged the streets of the Asian financial hub for what is shaping up as a critical day in the territory's "Umbrella Revolution."
Categories: International News

Are there N. Korean tunnels under Seoul?

10 hours 29 min ago
North Korean tunnels under the South Korean city of Seoul? One former general explains why he believes that's a fact.
Categories: International News

Syria terror charges against Moazzam Begg dropped

10 hours 33 min ago
British authorities dropped charges against high-profile former Guantanamo Bay detainee Moazzam Begg on Wednesday, days before he was due to go on trial on charges of attending a terrorist training camp in Syria.
Categories: International News

Look at me! 24 selfies of the week

10 hours 54 min ago
Categories: International News

ISIS closes in on Kurdish town in Syria; Turkey debates sending troops

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 8:18pm
Shortly after ISIS claimed to have carried out attacks within miles of Baghdad, police officials confirmed Tuesday that the ISIS militants had struck Iraqi military checkpoints on the southern outskirts of the capital during the weekend.
Categories: International News

World loses over half its wildlife

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 1:29pm
The world's animal population has halved in 40 years as humans put unsustainable demands on Earth, a new report warns.
Categories: International News

Once-massive Aral Sea dries up to almost nothing

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 1:09pm
The Aral Sea was once the world's fourth-largest lake. Now much of it is a vast toxic desert straddling the borders of Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan, two former Soviet states in central Asia.
Categories: International News

Australia police arrest man accused of funding U.S. fighter in Syria

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 9:54am
Australian police arrested a 23-year-old man in Melbourne on Tuesday on suspicion of funding a U.S. citizen who went to fight in Syria.
Categories: International News

40,000 migrant deaths worldwide

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 9:31am
Every day, refugees and migrants risk their lives as they seek a new life. Now, a new report from the International Organization for Migration has put a figure to the number of victims: at least 40,000 deaths since 2000.
Categories: International News

Europe's newest front line vs. ISIS: Spanish town in North Africa

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 9:25am
A morning thunderstorm has left the waste ground outside Melilla's compound for migrants and refugees slick with orange mud. Hanging around under overcast skies, a knot of men -- unshaven and dressed in a motley collection of T-shirts -- watch a convoy of Spanish military vehicles rumble by.
Categories: International News

What a shot! 38 sports photos

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 6:39am
Categories: International News

 

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