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U.S., UK and France pull embassy staffers out of Yemen

CNN World - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 8:39am
The American and British embassies in Yemen suspended operations and moved staffers out Wednesday, and urged their citizens to leave the politically-unstable nation as well.
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Leaders gather in Minsk for Ukraine crisis summit

CNN World - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 8:09am
All eyes are on Minsk, Belarus, on Wednesday as officials from Russia, Ukraine and separatist groups meet to hammer out proposals for a possible peace deal for Ukraine.
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The cooling cloud that follows you as you walk

CNN World - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 8:08am
We may all feel like we're under a cloud from time to time, but in hot and dry climates having your own personal misting cloud is as uplifting as it can get.
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10 romantic destinations you should know about

CNN World - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 8:08am
Paris is romantic.
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Teacher turns $10 into booming business

CNN World - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 8:01am
Ten dollars -- that's all that Rwandan science teacher Cephas Nshimyumuremyi had to start his business with two years ago.
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How the Philippines saved 1,200 Jews

CNN World - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 8:00am
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Abused maid's 'end slavery' plea

CNN World - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 7:58am
After too many episodes of British period drama Downton Abbey, viewers could be forgiven for thinking that modern-day maids scurry about with their eyes downcast, wearing twee aprons and polished shoes.
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Insider guide to the most fashionable place on Earth

CNN World - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 7:56am
Got your flats?
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UAE resumes anti-ISIS strikes

CNN World - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 7:49am
The United Arab Emirates resumes its participation in airstrikes against ISIS -- its first publicly known foray against the terror group since it suspended attacks over concerns about pilot safety late last year.
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American ISIS hostage Kayla Mueller dead

CNN World - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 7:47am
The family of Kayla Mueller, an American woman held captive by the Islamist terror group ISIS, said Tuesday it has received confirmation that she is dead.
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Bleak future for soccer fans in Egypt?

CNN World - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 7:44am
James Montague talks about the Ultras White and Knights of Zamalek, who played a role in Egypt's revolution, and asks what's next for these soccer fans. Clashes between police and Zamalek fans left at least 19 dead at a recent soccer match in Egypt.
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DSK: I didn't know of prostitutes

CNN World - Tue, 02/10/2015 - 4:04pm
Former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn denied knowing that prostitutes were involved in sex parties he joined, as he took the stand Tuesday for the first time in his high-profile trial on pimping charges.
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Separatists' presence in doubt at Ukraine peace talks

CNN World - Tue, 02/10/2015 - 3:30pm
On the eve of a potential crunch meeting over the Ukraine crisis, it seems one key element may be missing: the separatist leaders whose pro-Russian forces are battling with Ukrainian soldiers for control of eastern Ukraine.
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What a shot! 36 amazing sports photos

CNN World - Tue, 02/10/2015 - 12:28pm
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Photos: Fighting in Ukraine

CNN World - Tue, 02/10/2015 - 12:24pm
Fighting between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian rebels in the country has left more than 5,000 people dead since mid-April, according to the United Nations.
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Read Kayla Mueller's letter to her family

CNN World - Tue, 02/10/2015 - 12:21pm
The family of Kayla Mueller, an American woman held captive by the Islamist terror group ISIS, said Tuesday that it has received confirmation that she is dead. Mueller's relatives on Tuesday released a handwritten letter that they say she wrote while in captivity in spring 2014.
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It didn't work before. So why is Ukraine seeking a new peace deal?

CNN World - Tue, 02/10/2015 - 11:39am
Six months ago, warring parties battering each other with heavy weapons in eastern Ukraine sat down in neighboring Belarus to hammer out a deal to end the fighting.
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Russia, Egypt sign nuclear power deal

CNN World - Tue, 02/10/2015 - 10:13am
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi and Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a preliminary agreement to cooperate on building a nuclear power plant after meeting Tuesday in Cairo.
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N. Korea flaunts 'cutting-edge' missiles

CNN World - Tue, 02/10/2015 - 10:02am
North Korea tested what it described as a new type of "cutting-edge" anti-ship missile with its leader Kim Jong Un pictured beaming at the launch, as shown in state media.
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What you need to know about how we got here

CNN World - Tue, 02/10/2015 - 9:58am
It began as a dispute over a trade agreement, but it's mushroomed into the bloodiest conflict in Europe since the wars over the former Yugoslavia in the early 1990s.
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