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The week in 31 photos

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 06:49
Categories: International News

Blast kills 47 at protest in Yemen, officials say

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 15:02
At least 47 people were killed by an explosion at an anti-government protest by Houthis in Yemen's capital on Thursday, the Yemen health ministry said Thursday -- marking just the latest violence during weeks of sectarian and political strife in the country.
Categories: International News

14 things to know about Paraguay

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 11:34
Overshadowed by its bigger, flashier neighbors, Paraguay is a curious country that's overlooked by visitors who flock to South American destinations like Buenos Aires, Rio de Janeiro and the highlands of the Andes.
Categories: International News

Ebola battle through nurse's eyes

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 11:18
CNN's Nima Elbagir reports on the desperate effort to save Ebola patients from the viewpoint of those taking care of them.
Categories: International News

Google hires camel for Street View

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 10:20
It's given us robot cars and internet-enabled glasses -- but when it came to creating a "Street View" of a desert, Google hit on a low-tech solution.
Categories: International News

Sketching life in ISIS town

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 09:57
Molly Crabapple is an artist & journalist based in New York. She's created sketches that bring life to the reality on the ground.
Categories: International News

Is Kim Jong Un's sister in charge?

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 09:47
The mystery surrounding North Korea's erratic young leader, Kim Jong Un, only deepens by the day.
Categories: International News

Fastest sport you've never heard of

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 09:39
Look out NASCAR, one of the world's fastest motor sports wants to steal your fans.
Categories: International News

Who might win Nobel Peace Prize

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 09:36
Of all the prizes awarded during the Nobel week every October, none is more anticipated and talked about than the peace prize.
Categories: International News

Look at me! 21 selfies of the week

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 09:31
Categories: International News

Turkey says it won't launch ground action alone against ISIS

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 09:11
Turkey's foreign minister insisted Thursday that it is not "realistic" for the world to expect it alone to launch a ground operation against ISIS, even as a monitoring group said the extremists had seized a chunk of a key battleground town near its border.
Categories: International News

Beijing using 'anaconda' strategy in Hong Kong

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 08:28
CNN's Andrew Stevens talks with Hong Kong expert Michael DeGolyer about Beijing's strategy in dealing with protesters.
Categories: International News

ISIS threat stirs Sunni Awakening

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 08:26
What is the role of the Sunni Awakening amid ISIS' ongoing threat? CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
Categories: International News

Accused in Thai tourist murder recant

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 08:20
The Burmese migrants accused of the murder of two British tourists on the Thai resort island of Koh Tao have retracted their confessions, according to Burmese media.
Categories: International News

Syria: No country for old men

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 08:08
Categories: International News

How Saudi Arabia goes hi-tech to manage millions during the Hajj

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 07:39
Tuesday marked the last day of the Hajj, the annual pilgrimage that sees over two million Muslim pilgrims journey to Mecca in Saudi Arabia.
Categories: International News

Mogadishu gets first cash machine

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 07:34
Somalia's capital Mogadishu now has its first-ever ATM bank machine -- and it dispenses U.S. dollars.
Categories: International News

The '5-year-old Monet'

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 07:32
At first glance, they could almost pass for masterpieces by Monet or Renoir.
Categories: International News

What is this man doing to the horse?

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 07:32
The internet went wild for so-called "horse yoga" -- but it turns out there was something deeper going on that shows how humans can reconnect with the animal world.
Categories: International News

Nobel literature prize goes to French author

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 07:19
A French author whose tales center on memory and guilt has won this year's Nobel Prize in literature, the Nobel committee in Sweden said Thursday.
Categories: International News

 

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