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Palestinian teen's name on Israeli memorial angers father

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 1:32pm
A Palestinian teenager's name will be removed from an Israeli memorial commemorating fallen soldiers and the victims of terrorism after his family and others complained.
Categories: International News

Kim Jong Un's visit to Moscow confirmed

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 11:54am
This time, it's official: Russia expects North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to visit Moscow next month for World War II anniversary celebrations.
Categories: International News

Tycoon testifies in favor of Al Jazeera journalist

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 11:54am
The legalities and procedures of journalism were questioned at the trial of Al Jazeera journalists in Egypt on Wednesday as business tycoon Naguib Sawiris took the stand to testify in favor of the main defendant, Mohamed Fahmy.
Categories: International News

Those blobs in the ocean mystify scientists

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 10:20am
Marine life seen swimming in unusual places. Water temperatures warmer than they should be. No snow where there should be feet of it.
Categories: International News

The Rolling Stones, Metallica and Bowie... in the same room?

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 10:06am
It's possibly the first time that The Rolling Stones, Metallica and U2 have shared the stage with Nick Cave, Depeche Mode and Johnny Rotten. The stage being the Museum of Photography in the Dutch city of The Hague, that is, and if these music legends could climb down from the walls, they would form a line-up with no equivalent in any music festival we know of.
Categories: International News

Most important number you've never heard of

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 8:39am
tl;dr version: You can vote on the first story I'll report as part of this new series on 2 degrees Celsius -- which is the agreed-upon threshold for dangerous climate change. Go here if you don't see the poll. Thanks!
Categories: International News

How one woman lives a 'zero waste' life

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 8:39am
"Do you use toilet paper?"
Categories: International News

11 wildlife experiences that could vanish in your lifetime

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 8:39am
Earth is in the grip of the "sixth great extinction crisis," say some scientists, with up to 2,000 species dying out each year.
Categories: International News

Last chance for endangered rhino

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 8:31am
Sudan is the last known male northern white rhino in the world and he is the last hope for keeping his species alive. CNN's Kellie Morgan reports.
Categories: International News

Philippines, U.S. insist drills not directed at China

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 8:29am
Tensions are rising around the South China Sea as the Philippines and its American allies carry out war drills. CNN's Lynda Kinkade reports.
Categories: International News

Saudi Arabia resumes airstrikes in Yemen

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 7:45am
Saudi Arabia resumed airstrikes in Yemen on Wednesday, less than 24 hours after announcing the end of its "Operation Decisive Storm," a nearly month-long campaign against Houthi positions.
Categories: International News

South African troops to help police stem immigrant attacks

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 7:14pm
South Africa will deploy an undisclosed number of troops to areas where police are spread too thin trying to curb deadly attacks against immigrants, the country's defense minister said Tuesday.
Categories: International News

Japan's maglev train sets world record

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 4:23pm
It's a bird -- It's a plane -- It's an insanely fast Japanese bullet train.
Categories: International News

Lyrid meteor shower crosses night sky

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 3:45pm
Look for spectacular shooting stars this week as the annual Lyrid meteor shower light up the nighttime sky.
Categories: International News

No charges for Argentina's President

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 3:12pm
Categories: International News

Saudi Arabia to stop bombing Yemen

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 2:36pm
A Saudi-led coalition will end "Operation Decisive Storm" -- its nearly monthlong bombing campaign in Yemen-- by the end of Tuesday, and a new undertaking called "Operation Restoring Hope" will begin, Saudi state-run TV reported without immediately elaborating.
Categories: International News

Van Gogh's left ear, cloned for science and art

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 1:12pm
Discover 13 science-loving sculptures inspired by algorithms, anatomy, big data, video games, and 3D printing technology.
Categories: International News

Everest climbers keep wary eye on deadly icefall

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 1:12pm
Mountaineers have returned to Mount Everest for this year's climbing season, resuming the quest to summit the world's highest peak after a deadly season last year.
Categories: International News
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