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Afghan men throw acid into schoolgirls' faces

Sat, 07/04/2015 - 19:18
Attackers on a motorbike threw acid in the faces of three teenage girls on their way to school in Afghanistan's western Herat province on Saturday, an official told CNN.
Categories: International News

Tunisian President declares emergency

Sat, 07/04/2015 - 19:18
Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi Saturday declared a 30-day state of emergency, saying another attack such as last week's terrorist massacre at a beach hotel would "cause the state to collapse."
Categories: International News

Brazil brushes off WikiLeaks release on U.S. spying

Sat, 07/04/2015 - 19:17
WikiLeaks released a list of 29 Brazilian phone numbers of government and finance officials it says were "selected for intensive interception" by the U.S. National Security Agency. The group said the release shows that spying by the U.S. in the South American nation went further than eavesdropping on its President.
Categories: International News

Boko Haram kills 'scores' as it descends on capital

Sat, 07/04/2015 - 19:17
The Nigerian military on Saturday said "scores" were killed when six Boko Haram suicide bombers staged coordinated attacks the day before in a village near Maiduguri, the capital of Borno state.
Categories: International News

France wine country gets world heritage status

Sat, 07/04/2015 - 19:17
France's world renowned wine country was toasted twice Saturday with world heritage status by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.
Categories: International News

Some spiders are great sailors that can traverse oceans, scientists say

Sat, 07/04/2015 - 19:17
Spiders are invading from the sea. Scientists say so.
Categories: International News

Where ISIS goes to recruit

Sat, 07/04/2015 - 19:01
Categories: International News

Iranian artist should be freed immediately

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 15:25
As we approach the revised Tuesday deadline for six world powers to reach a nuclear deal with Iran over its nuclear program, we should not turn a blind eye to the country's ongoing abusive treatment of its citizens.
Categories: International News

Iran talks checklist: Is the U.S. negotiating a bad deal?

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 15:25
President Barack Obama has repeatedly pledged that he will not sign a "bad deal" with Iran. Republicans are warning that he's about to do just that.
Categories: International News

At least 4 dead after strong earthquake in China

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 12:34
At least four people have been killed by a strong earthquake that shook the far western Chinese region of Xinjiang on Friday, state media reported.
Categories: International News

Beware of Greeks bearing GIFs

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 12:29
Greece. A government debt of $323 billion, an economy that's dropped by a quarter and banks that have closed their doors and ATMs -- you can cry, or you can laugh. Many have opted for the latter.
Categories: International News

Military base cancels July 4 celebrations over threats

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 12:00
A British airbase used by American airmen has canceled its Fourth of July celebrations given rising security threats.
Categories: International News

Kasserine: Pipeline for terror

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 11:45
Kasserine, once famous for its central role in the Tunisian revolution, has become infamous as a pipeline of radicalized young men flocking to Syria and Libya in their thousands.
Categories: International News

A journey through color and light

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 11:32
The annual Serpentine Pavilion installation has been unveiled in London. Browse through the gallery to see all the images.
Categories: International News

France rejects Assange's 'protection' request

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 11:27
France has rejected a request from Julian Assange for "protection" after the controversial WikiLeaks founder published an open letter in national newspaper Le Monde on Friday.
Categories: International News

Clooney: Stop South Sudan's death spiral

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 11:24
Categories: International News

The week in 43 photos

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 09:00
Take a look at 43 photos of the week from June 26 through July 2.
Categories: International News

 

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