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UK jets intercept Russian aircraft

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 10:18am
Two UK Royal Air Force jets intercepted a pair of Russian aircraft flying near British airspace this week, the British Defence Ministry said Thursday, marking the latest in what NATO has said is an increase in Russian military flights near alliance members' territory.
Categories: International News

Is ISIS executioner American?

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 7:35am
First there was "Jihadi John," the now-notorious ISIS executioner with a British accent, featured prominently in several of the terror group's most gruesome propaganda videos.
Categories: International News

Racist football fans abuse man

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 7:12am
Chelsea football Club has vowed to support any criminal action brought against its fans who physically stopped a black man from getting on the Paris metro.
Categories: International News

Fortune teller makes predictions for world leaders

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 7:11am
Sophia Yan sits down with Master Joseph, a destiny consultant, to see what the Chinese Year of the Goat will bring for Barack Obama and other world leaders.
Categories: International News

Photos reveal Kim Jong Un's private jet

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 5:35am
New photographs released by North Korea's Central News Agency (KCNA) appear to show its leader observing a Pyongyang building project from a private luxury jet.
Categories: International News

Court tosses conviction of ex-Gitmo detainee

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 5:34am
He was the first detainee at Guantanamo to be convicted in a military commission, and now his conviction has been thrown out.
Categories: International News

Start here: Latest developments in the fight against ISIS

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 5:32am
ISIS ups the ante on its savagery. Iraq asks U.N. to look into organ-harvesting allegations. And U.S. President Barack Obama wants to deny the group legitimacy.
Categories: International News

A smiley face in space

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 3:14am
Look! Up in the sky, it's a bird, it's a plane, it's an emoticon?
Categories: International News

Start here: Latest developments in fight against ISIS

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 8:04pm
ISIS launches a new assault but gets pushed back. The U.S. disagrees with some allies on ransom payments. And a comic book creator takes on jihadist ideology.
Categories: International News

1 year later: MH370 search

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 12:47pm
CNN's Anna Coren reports from the ship Discovery as its crew continues in a search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
Categories: International News

Ukraine troops pull back as truce falters

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 11:46am
Ukraine's military said Wednesday that 80% of Ukrainian armed forces have now pulled out of a strategic railroad hub that's been the focus of bitter fighting with pro-Russian separatists.
Categories: International News

Funeral held for Copenhagen terror attack victim

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 9:58am
Mourners gathered Wednesday in Copenhagen for the funeral of Jewish community member Dan Uzan, killed in a weekend terror rampage that also targeted a free speech forum in the Danish capital.
Categories: International News

Lunar New Year 2015

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 9:47am
The Lunar New Year, a massive celebration in many Asian countries, is fast approaching. This year marks the Year of the Sheep, which, according to the Lunar New Year calendar, will start on February 19.
Categories: International News

The week in 38 photos

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 9:47am
Categories: International News

Look at me! 20 selfies of the week

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 9:47am
Categories: International News

Oborne quits Daily Telegraph over tax scandal reporting

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 9:46am
The chief political commentator at the Daily Telegraph has quit after describing the British newspaper's lack of coverage of the HSBC tax-dodging scandal as a "fraud on its readers."
Categories: International News

Egyptian village mourns its sons

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 9:38am
Thirteen of the Egyptian Christians killed by ISIS militants in Libya were from Al Aour, a dusty village where life is tough and work is scarce.
Categories: International News

Kurdish forces repel ISIS offensive in Iraq

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 9:27am
After hours of heavy fighting, Kurdish fighters in Iraq have repelled an assault by ISIS fighters southwest of Irbil, Kurdish officials said.
Categories: International News

ISIS launches major assault on Kurdish front in Iraq

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 9:27am
ISIS fighters launched a major assault Tuesday night on Kurdish positions southwest of Irbil in the Kurdish-controlled region of Iraq, according to Kurdish officials.
Categories: International News
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