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Life in Goma just got sweeter

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 11:18am
Conflict and hardship have long made Goma a difficult place to live in, but one woman has set out to change that -- and she's using soft croissants and fresh coffee.
Categories: International News

Renewed clashes grip Burkina Faso

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 11:17am
Protesters demanding that the newly installed military government step aside clashed with security forces in Burkina Faso's capital on Sunday as regional leaders pleaded for calm.
Categories: International News

Suicide bomber kills dozens at Pakistan parade

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 11:14am
At least 60 people were killed and more than 110 were wounded Sunday in a Lahore, Pakistan, suicide blast near the country's border with India, police said.
Categories: International News

Meet mosque designer breaking mold

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 10:59am
When it comes to buildings, they don't come much different than a mosque and a nightclub.
Categories: International News

From smuggler to safari millionaire

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 10:54am
In 1973, Amos Wekesa was born into a family of smugglers fighting to make a living in Uganda. Four decades later and the Ugandan entrepreneur has fought tooth and nail to become a self-made safari millionaire.
Categories: International News

Shiite militia behind mosque massacre

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 10:53am
The gunmen came in during noon prayers at the small Sunni mosque in the Diyala province, waving AK-47 machine guns.
Categories: International News

Medieval doodles full of humor

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 9:58am
My personal favorite is this. At the top of a page of angular medieval text -- full of theological extrapolations and religious devotion -- is a cartoon of a deadpan dog.
Categories: International News

Halloween horror cruise became 'nightmare,' passengers say

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 8:25am
It was a scare no one aboard the Halloween horror cruise expected.
Categories: International News

WWII wreckage raised from lake

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 7:45am
The wreckage of a World War II plane that disappeared roughly 70 years ago is being hauled out of a Canada lake.
Categories: International News

'Most sensitive kilometer on Earth'

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 6:41am
Tension in Jerusalem is at its greatest since the end of the second intifada, or Palestinian uprising, 10 years ago -- stoked by a rash of what some call hate crimes and others acts of terror.
Categories: International News

Australian man climbs onto dead whale

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 6:09am
An Australian man braved shark invested waters to climb onto a rotting whale corpse. Seven Network's Robb Scott reports.
Categories: International News

The week in 34 photos

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 6:14pm
Zombies on an NFL sideline, lava in the backyard, a jaguar's visit to the dentist. CNN offers a snapshot of the world that you won't find anywhere else.
Categories: International News

Nationwide power failure leaves millions in dark

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 6:58am
A huge power cut in Bangladesh left tens of millions of people nationwide without electricity for hours on Saturday.
Categories: International News

Will accidents deter space tourists?

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 5:12am
This week, the commercial space industry got a punch in the gut and the world got a jarring reminder of how dangerous space travel can be.
Categories: International News

Who are the Albu Nimr, tribe attacked by ISIS?

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 9:32pm
The Albu Nimr tribe, a Sunni clan that's part of the coalition opposing ISIS in Iraq's western desert, is known for its fighting skill and has a history of resistance to oppression.
Categories: International News

Western Sydney Wanderers win Asian Champions League

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 5:51pm
Western Sydney Wanderers became the first Australian club to win the Asian Champions League after a goalless draw away to Saudi Arabia's Al Hilal ensured a closely fought 1-0 aggregate victory in the tournament final Saturday.
Categories: International News

Jail time after same-sex wedding video surfaces

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 5:27pm
Eight men were sentenced Saturday to three years in jail for being in a video that Egyptian authorities say showed a same-sex wedding.
Categories: International News

Homeless piano player goes viral

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 12:38pm
A YouTube video of a homeless man beautifully playing a battered piano has gone viral. CNN affiliate CBC News reports.
Categories: International News

Bourdain on Iran: 'Never treated so well'

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 7:31am
Anthony Bourdain travels to Iran where he and his crew are welcomed with open arms. Watch Parts Unknown Sunday 9pm EST.
Categories: International News

Is Iran paying men to fight in Syria?

Sat, 11/01/2014 - 7:29am
Syrian rebels claim that Iran is paying Afghan mercenaries to fight against them in Syria. Nick Paton Walsh has more.
Categories: International News


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