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Video shows ISIS beheading U.S. journalist James Foley

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 18:40
A video released by ISIS shows the beheading of American journalist James Foley, who disappeared in November 2012 in Syria.
Categories: International News

29 rockets, 20 minutes: Truce broken

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 17:15
An Israeli delegation has been ordered home from talks in Cairo aimed at ending the conflict in Gaza, a senior Israeli official says, after the Israeli military blamed militants in Gaza for breaking the truce. Hamas denies firing rockets.
Categories: International News

Rare pale-headed croc kills man

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 15:47
A man has died after being attacked by a pale-headed saltwater crocodile nicknamed "Michael Jackson" in Australia's Northern Territory.
Categories: International News

Bootcamp helps kick internet addiction

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 14:40
CNN's David McKenzie visits a school in China devoted to helping children kick their addiction to the internet.
Categories: International News

Ukraine's secret weapon: Funding from the country's millionaires

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 12:38
A 20-minute drive from Kiev takes you to a neighborhood that feels more like Beverly Hills than central Ukraine.
Categories: International News

Gaza zoo animals suffer

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 11:09
The sights at the Gaza zoo couldn't be sadder.
Categories: International News

U.S. airstrikes critical in Mosul dam capture

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 11:08
Kurdish forces wrest control of Iraq's Mosul Dam from ISIS militants, a Kurdish leader says. The U.S. Army has called it "the most dangerous dam in the world," because its failure would be catastrophic.
Categories: International News

Alan Turing, code-breaker castrated for homosexuality, pardoned

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 11:07
Alan Turing, a British code-breaker during World War II who was later subjected to chemical castration for homosexual activity, has received a royal pardon nearly 60 years after he committed suicide.
Categories: International News

Gnarly skateboards made in basement

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:57
Skateboarding is growing in popularity in Iran and one entrepreneur is looking to capitalize by designing his own boards.
Categories: International News

Zambia's patron of the arts

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:50
She's worked in theater, created her own record label, built libraries, started an orchestra, runs a girl's football team and now wants to direct a film. Meet Mulenga Kapwepwe, Zambia's patron of the arts.
Categories: International News

Pope 'deeply hurt' as 3 members of his family die in crash

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:04
A car crash in Argentina killed three members of Pope Francis' extended family Tuesday -- including his 8-month-old and 2-year-old grand-nephews -- and seriously injured another, police said.
Categories: International News

15 bodies recovered after refugee convoy attack in Ukraine

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 08:21
Ukrainian soldiers have recovered 15 bodies from Monday's attack on a refugee convoy in the eastern Luhansk region, a spokesman for Ukraine's National Security and Defense Council said Tuesday.
Categories: International News

Lance Armstrong: 'I blame myself'

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 07:50
The disgraced cyclist insists he blames himself following his admission of long-term doping -- which has left him in a battle with the U.S. government as he seeks to save the fortune he earned.
Categories: International News

Jackie Chan's son arrested in China's capital

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 07:36
The 32-year-old son of actor and kung fu star Jackie Chan has been arrested in Beijing on drugs charges, as authorities clamp down on celebrity offenders.
Categories: International News

Ebola death toll rises to 1,229, WHO says

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 07:34
The number of deaths from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has climbed to 1,229, the World Health Organization said Tuesday.
Categories: International News

China's $50 billion woman?

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 07:09
China is now the second-largest advertising market in the world...thanks to this woman?
Categories: International News

What a shot! 40 sports photos

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 06:40
Categories: International News

Indonesian boat sinking survivor: We had to swim for shore

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 04:03
Rescuers have expanded the search for two tourists missing more than three days after the boat they were traveling on sank in Indonesia, as survivors recounted their ordeal at sea.
Categories: International News

King's bones reveal rich tastes

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 16:40
Tests on the long-lost skeleton of Richard III reveal the medieval monarch had a taste for rich foods such as peacock, heron and swan, and that his liking for the finer things in life -- including wine -- increased significantly after he became the king of England.
Categories: International News

Deal reached to extend Gaza cease-fire, Mideast media report

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:53
A deal is set to be signed in Cairo to extend the cease-fire between Israel and Hamas, according to reports in Israeli and Palestinian media.
Categories: International News
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A tribute to the late comedian and Academy Award winning actor Robin Williams.
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Eli and Peyton Manning try out their rapping skills.
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