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Does Britain have a jihadi problem?

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 15:20
"Any attempt by you, Obama, to deny the Muslims their rights of living in safety under the Islamic caliphate will result in the bloodshed of your people" may have been the last words James Foley ever heard.
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Al Qaeda band takes Syria-Israel crossing

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 15:14
Militants battling the Syrian government seize control of a border crossing between Syria and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights. The takeover represents a new dynamic in a war threatening to widen into a destabilizing regional conflict.
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Why we are all in our own bubble

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 14:57
Ever feel like you're living in a bubble? You are. Our whole solar system is, say space scientists, who published work last month corroborating its existence. And, oh, what a bubble it is! 300 light years long. And about a million degrees hot.
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Colombia frees Escobar hit man, aka Popeye, who killed hundreds

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 14:52
John Jairo Velasquez -- the top hit man for notorious drug lord Pablo Escobar in the '80s, known in Colombia as the "narcoterrorism era" -- is a free man for the first time in 22 years.
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Why retailer pulled this shirt

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 14:46
Spanish fashion retailer Zara has apologized for selling a striped T-shirt bearing a yellow star that drew criticism for its resemblance to uniforms worn by Jewish concentration camp inmates.
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Second American killed fighting for ISIS, Syrian opposition says

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 14:35
An American man who died last weekend in Syria while fighting for ISIS had begun to attract the attention of U.S. intelligence in recent months, law enforcement sources told CNN on Wednesday.
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American journalist freed from Syria: 'I'm overwhelmed'

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 12:49
After almost two years in captivity, Peter Theo Curtis is finally home.
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Ukraine's President urges 'resolute actions' to bring peace

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 11:39
Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko has made a call for peace following one-to-one talks in Belarus with Russia's President Vladimir Putin over the conflict wracking eastern Ukraine.
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U.N. Security Council passes Libya resolution over secret airstrikes

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 11:31
The U.N. Security Council unanimously approved a resolution on Libya on Wednesday that calls for an immediate ceasefire and includes sanctions for those involved in violence there.
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She faked pregnancy for buns?

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 11:18
A giant panda intended to be the star of the first ever live broadcast of the birth of panda cubs has lost the role -- after it was discovered the bear is not pregnant after all, Chinese state media reported.
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Mother to ISIS: 'Please release my child'

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 11:17
Shirley Sotloff says her son, Steven Sotloff, who was in the video showing the beheading of another journalist, should be spared.
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TEPCO ordered to pay in landmark Fukushima suicide case

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 11:15
Four years after the meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, questions about the lingering physical and mental health toll of the disaster persist.
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Car bomb in Baghdad rush hour

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 11:06
A car bomb exploded in eastern Baghdad, killing at least 10 people and wounding more than 30 others, police said.
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U.S. Coast Guard fires on Iranian boat

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 10:53
The U.S. Coast Guard fired at an Iranian fishing dhow in the Persian Gulf after the Iranian boat pointed a machine gun at the American crew, the Navy says.
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Woman fights off leopard attack

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 10:29
The fight lasted half an hour and pitted a leopard against a woman armed only with farm tools in an isolated field in India.
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Israel, Hamas agree to open-ended Gaza truce

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 10:13
After more than seven weeks of heavy fighting, Israel and Hamas have agreed to an open-ended ceasefire.
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The easy way to become king

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 08:00
Don't like the country you live in? Why not create your own, as many people have done. We uncover the parallel world of "micronationalism."
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Meet New Delhi's 'monkey chasers'

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 07:56
CNN's Sumnima Udas speaks with a man whose job is to chase mischievous monkeys away in New Delhi.
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From American kid to jihadi in Syria

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 07:21
McCain's transformation to a jihadi left his family "devastated" and "just as surprised as the country," his uncle says.
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Man who fixed soccer confesses

CNN World - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 07:03
Convicted match fixer Wilson Raj Perumal boasts to CNN of fixing World Cup games adding: "I was on the bench and telling players what to do, giving orders to the coach."
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