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It's Van Gogh's missing ear! (kind of)

CNN World - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 8:44am
Art, science, and maths art have never been closer entwined than in today's sculpture. While sculptors from Leonardo Da Vinci to Henry Moore employed their scientific gifts when creating their masterpieces, today's digital technology opens up new worlds of possibility, with artists taking inspiration from algorithms, big data, video games, 3D printing technology, and much more, to create astonishing sculptures that would have been unthinkable a just a few years ago.
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The homeowners who refuse to budge

CNN World - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 8:44am
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Oldest stone tools found in Kenya

CNN World - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 8:43am
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Video shows football fan beaten in front of his kids

CNN World - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 8:33am
Video shows a Benfica football fan being struck by police in front of his children. CNN's Isa Soares has the story.
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Will ISIS bulldoze ancient Syrian city?

CNN World - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 8:04am
Another world wonder is on the brink of destruction as ISIS continues its rampage through the cultural heritage of Iraq and Syria.
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Can the Iraqi government stop ISIS from taking Baghdad?

CNN World - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 8:04am
CNN's Arwa Damon looks at the latest strategy for halting ISIS' advances.
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North Korea says it can miniaturize nuclear weapons

CNN World - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 3:47am
North Korea says it has developed the ability to miniaturize nuclear weapons, a key step in order to fit them atop missiles.
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7 arrested in massive jewel heist

CNN World - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 3:47am
Nine men have been arrested in connection with the so-called Hatton Garden heist, last month's theft of gems and cash from a safe deposit company in the heart of London's jewelry district, the Metropolitan Police said Tuesday.
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Slain rhino feeds village

CNN World - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 3:46am
Texas hunter Corey Knowlton is greeted with songs and excitement when he takes the meat of the endangered rhino he hunted to local villagers.
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Amnesty: Qatar pledge on worker rights 'mere PR stunt'

CNN World - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 3:46am
Amnesty International says world football governing body FIFA is failing to demonstrate any sort of commitment to ensuring Qatar 2022 is "not built on a foundation of exploitation and abuse."
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Israel halts bus segregation plan

CNN World - Wed, 05/20/2015 - 6:33pm
A three-month experimental program of separation between Jews and Palestinians on bus routes running from Israel to the West Bank was suspended Wednesday, only hours after it reportedly began.
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Norwegian cruise ship refloated after running aground

CNN World - Wed, 05/20/2015 - 1:58pm
A Norwegian Cruise Line ship is back where it should be -- in the water.
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Indian mother places advert for a groom for her son

CNN World - Wed, 05/20/2015 - 1:48pm
At first glance, it looks like an unremarkable matrimonial advertisement, the kind you'd find in every Indian newspaper; a focus on financial security, eating habits, and caste.
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Colombia landslide kills dozens

CNN World - Wed, 05/20/2015 - 12:47pm
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Child sex abuse: Celebs among 1,400 suspects

CNN World - Wed, 05/20/2015 - 12:44pm
Politicians, celebrities and music makers are among more than 1,400 suspects investigated over alleged histories of child sex abuse, UK police said Wednesday, in a report that sheds a light on the alarming prevalence of the problem.
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Ancient Palmyra ruins in path of ISIS may be lost

CNN World - Wed, 05/20/2015 - 11:50am
ISIS militants on Wednesday stormed and captured roughly a third of a central Syrian city that's just meters from the ancient ruins of Palmyra, according to the London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
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Was Russian tycoon assassinated with rare poison?

CNN World - Wed, 05/20/2015 - 11:41am
Russian whistleblower Alexander Perepilichny collapsed and died in 2012. A new report says he may have been poisoned by a rare plant. CNN's Matthew Chance reports.
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Man breaks religious rule to help injured child

CNN World - Wed, 05/20/2015 - 11:04am
A Sikh man took off his turban in order to aid a child who was hit by a car in New Zealand.
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