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Victims of the illegal wildlife trade

CNN World - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 08:15
An elephant leg as a trash can. A crocodile skin for a bathroom carpet. A bear skin to help a man project power in the bedroom.
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ISIS leader's wife and son held

CNN World - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 08:11
The Lebanese military has detained a wife and son of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, a source tells CNN. Is this a new form of retaliation?
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Look at me! 26 selfies of the week

CNN World - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 06:53
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Bollywood movie star slapped, assaulted

CNN World - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 03:53
An Indian man slapped a movie star in the face during the filming of a TV show in Mumbai because of the length of her dress, police said.
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Blair's Christmas card mocked

CNN World - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 01:22
Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair's attempt to spread the festive cheer turned into a turkey after social media users mocked his new Christmas card.
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World's biggest ritual slaughter

CNN World - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 01:21
Every five years, this festival is dedicated to a goddess of power. But animal rights activists are campaigning to change attitudes and reduce the killing of thousands of water buffalo and goats.
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Shakespeare's First Folio

CNN World - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 01:03
A librarian in northern France made what may be the discovery of his lifetime when he uncovered a rare Shakespeare's First Folio in his library's collection.
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Top TripAdvisor destinations

CNN World - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 01:02
These may soon be 10 of the most popular destinations in the world.
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Israeli leader fires key ministers

CNN World - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 00:59
Israel will soon have new elections after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dismisses two key members of his coalition and calls for the dissolution of the nation's legislature.
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Inside the city ravaged by ISIS

CNN World - Tue, 12/02/2014 - 19:05
CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports from the Syrian city of Kobani, which has been under siege.
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Al Shabaab kills dozens in quarry

CNN World - Tue, 12/02/2014 - 15:47
Al Shabaab militants raided a quarry in Kenya, separating non-Muslim workers from their Muslim counterparts and executing them.
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Boys make horrifying find

CNN World - Tue, 12/02/2014 - 12:55
A day at the beach took a terrifying turn for two young boys who found a baby's decomposing body buried in a shallow grave.
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U.S. couple cleared in child's death free to leave Qatar

CNN World - Tue, 12/02/2014 - 12:38
Qatar has lifted a travel ban against a U.S. couple who were cleared in that Mideast nation in the death of their adopted daughter, meaning they are free to return home, the U.S. ambassador to Qatar said Tuesday.
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Iraq's 50,000 'ghost' soldiers

CNN World - Tue, 12/02/2014 - 12:15
In its fight against Islamist terror militia ISIS, the Iraqi army may be weakened from within by corrupt soldiers not showing for duty -- 50,000 of them. Maybe more.
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'Baffling' film wins prestigious prize

CNN World - Tue, 12/02/2014 - 11:53
A film that features a dance routine inspired by Karl Marx and examines African art has won Britain's most prestigious and controversial art prize.
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Spain declared free of Ebola virus

CNN World - Tue, 12/02/2014 - 11:36
Spain is officially clear of Ebola, the World Health Organization declared Tuesday, after no new cases were reported since a nurse's assistant who contracted the virus there tested negative for it.
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Costa Concordia captain 'ready to defend his honor' in trial

CNN World - Tue, 12/02/2014 - 11:26
Francesco Schettino, captain of the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship, took the stand for the first time Tuesday, combative and contradicting the testimony of not just his first captain but also what he himself has said in the past about the deadly shipwreck.
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Unseen photos: Stones, McCartney

CNN World - Tue, 12/02/2014 - 10:06
REVEALED: A set of intimate portraits kept secret for decades.
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See sisters fight harassers on bus

CNN World - Tue, 12/02/2014 - 09:34
Two girls in India fought off three men who attacked them on a bus, all while no one came to their aid.
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His art could get him killed

CNN World - Tue, 12/02/2014 - 09:29
A Mexican street artist defies death threats, painting politically-charged murals in one of the country's most dangerous regions.
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