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Pope travels to majority Muslim Albania

8 hours 32 min ago
Pope Francis traveled to Albania Sunday, the first European country to host the Pope on a public visit since he took office, a Vatican spokesman said.
Categories: International News

Wife of captive begs ISIS to let him go

8 hours 35 min ago
The wife of British hostage Alan Henning pleaded Saturday with ISIS to release him, describing her husband as a "peaceful, selfless man" who was only in Syria to help people in need.
Categories: International News

Boko Haram engaged in talks over kidnapped girls

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 16:31
Nigerian government officials and the International Committee of the Red Cross have had talks with Boko Haram about swapping imprisoned members of the Islamist terrorist group for the more than 200 Chibok school girls kidnapped in April, a source involved in the negotiations told CNN.
Categories: International News

Russia sends third truck convoy into Ukraine, report says

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 05:03
A third Russian humanitarian-aid convoy crossed the Ukrainian border Saturday and is moving to an unspecified destination in southeastern Ukraine, Russia's state-run Itar-Tass reported.
Categories: International News

PM: Al Qaeda will fail in India

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 02:47
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said al Qaeda will fail if it seeks to spread its terror network into his country because Muslims there "will die for India."
Categories: International News

Police: Couple confesses to death of woman in suitcase

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 02:45
A Chicago man confessed to killing his girlfriend's mother, whose body was found last month in a suitcase outside a hotel in Indonesia, police in Bali tell CNN.
Categories: International News

Russian planes intercepted near U.S., Canadian airspace

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:19
Two U.S. jets intercepted six Russian planes that neared U.S. airspace off Alaska on Thursday and Canadian planes intercepted two Russian bombers that approached Canadian airspace, NORAD reported.
Categories: International News

ISIS fighter has North American accent

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:17
It's a slick production with a warning to the U.S. But the intelligence community is focused on one jihadist who appears briefly at the end of the video.
Categories: International News

Rights group accuses Nigerian police of torture

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:13
Nigerian security forces routinely torture people -- including women and children -- taken in as suspects or for interrogation, Amnesty International has claimed in a graphic new report.
Categories: International News

Ebola aid workers killed

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:07
Towm residents threw stones at the Guinea Ebola team when they arrived this week, forcing them to flee. Eight were later killed.
Categories: International News

Syrian Kurdish town surrounded on 3 fronts by ISIS

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 14:38
The latest ISIS advance in Syria has brought a swath of the country's north-central Kurdish region under siege, with Kurdish leaders warning of another humanitarian crisis without international intervention.
Categories: International News

What Scotland's 'no' means for Cameron

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 14:15
David Cameron has had the narrowest of political escapes. He will not live on in history as the Prime Minister on whose watch the Scottish nation chose to leave the United Kingdom.
Categories: International News

Ukraine seeks U.S. help to modernize Army

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 14:13
Ukraine's president Petro Poroshenko speaks to CNN's Wolf Blitzer on the country's plea for substantive military aid.
Categories: International News

Can nationwide lockdown stop Ebola?

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 13:15
Sierra Leone starts a three-day nationwide lockdown Friday in an effort to halt an Ebola outbreak that has left thousands dead in the region.
Categories: International News

Oops! Guy drops first iPhone 6 sold

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 13:15
The first man to buy the iPhone 6 in Australia drops his new phone as he excitingly unpacks it to share for the camera.
Categories: International News

Golf breaks Scotland's grass ceiling

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 12:02
Another landmark decision has been made on the day Scotland decides on independence from the United Kingdom and this vote is in favor of union.
Categories: International News

Mass murder in migrant boat sinking?

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 12:01
People smugglers accused of causing the deaths of hundreds of migrants when they deliberately rammed and sank their boat in the Mediterranean must be found and punished, the U.N. human rights chief said Friday.
Categories: International News

Scotland chooses United Kingdom

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 08:57
Scotland will remain part of the United Kingdom -- along with England, Wales and Northern Ireland -- following a historic referendum vote.
Categories: International News

The week in 31 photos

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 07:32
Categories: International News

Obama: ISIS threat against U.S., allies 'doesn't frighten us'

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 07:18
With approval in hand to arm and train Syrian rebels to fight the ISIS terror group, President Barack Obama said Thursday the plan keeps with "the key principle" of U.S. strategy: No American combat troops on the ground.
Categories: International News

 

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