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Look at me! 18 selfies of the week

(Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:48:31 EDT)

What a shot! 31 sports photos

(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:56:04 EDT)

Inside rebel tunnels in Homs
A network of tunnels and sophisticated bomb making factories found in Homs. Fred Pleitgen reports.
(Thu, 15 May 2014 08:52:39 EDT)

Voices from Ukraine
As militant forces take over government buildings in eastern Ukraine, Pro-Russian and Pro-Ukrainian protesters are on conflicting sides.
(Fri, 02 May 2014 16:10:15 EDT)

Water dries up ahead of World Cup
Could drought bring water and power rationing during Brazil World Cup? Shasta Darlington reports.
(Fri, 02 May 2014 16:19:33 EDT)

Who's your hero? Nominate them
They're your neighbors, your friends, your colleagues, your parents.
(Wed, 19 Mar 2014 16:51:16 EDT)

Soccer fans as an army for good
More than any single soccer player, the fans have taken center stage during the World Cup.
(Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:13:25 EDT)

Taking autistic kids to ball game
For many families, a night at the ballpark is a treat. But it can be a nightmare for those with autistic children.
(Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:14:20 EDT)

A bodybuilder with a big heart
Ned Norton was working as a fitness trainer for Olympic athletes and bodybuilders when a young man with a spinal cord injury asked him for help.
(Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:14:55 EDT)

Helping grieving kids heal
At just 7 years old, Kyron Chase is facing the unimaginable: His father was murdered.
(Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:15:35 EDT)

From amputee to adventurer
As a teenager, Alli Morgan lived for sports. She was a cyclist and a climber, and she played on her high school's softball and field hockey teams.
(Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:16:33 EDT)

Joko elected Indonesian president
Joko Widodo won Indonesia's hard-fought presidential race. CNN's Anna Coren reports.
(Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:16:27 EDT)

Food safety scare in China
Another food scandal in China is raising quality concerns, as CNN's Ralitsa Vassileva reports.
(Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:24:30 EDT)

Typhoon Matmo hits Taiwan
Heavy winds and rains batter Taiwan, as storm chaser James Reynolds reports.
(Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:23:25 EDT)

Watch landmark Cold War series
The struggle between communism and capitalism defined the second half of the 20th Century. The Cold War pitted east against west, pushing the world to the brink of nuclear war.
(Fri, 04 Apr 2014 11:29:35 EDT)

In photos: History of the Cold War

(Fri, 04 Apr 2014 11:30:51 EDT)

Prince George at one
Prince George isn't your average one year old. He started walking before he was one. Oh, and, he's going to be king -- of 16 countries. I had to remind myself occasionally of that latter fact as I stood outside the hospital in London where he was born... for a week before his arrival.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:26:30 EDT)

World's scariest insect?
The world's largest flying aquatic insect, with huge, nightmarish pincers, has been discovered in China's Sichuan province, experts say.
(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:32:43 EDT)

Tehran a tourism magnet?
Iran has experienced a massive increase in tourists coming to country, a change many credit to the president Hasan Rouhani. Now the nation's capital is running out of hotel space.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:30:15 EDT)

Imagine finding Earth 2.0
A NASA panel discusses how close it is to finding signs of life in the universe.
(Thu, 17 Jul 2014 08:48:19 EDT)

Japan's robot revolution
From an android newscaster, to a realistic humanoid, CNN's Will Ripley examines what's next for Japan's robot revolution.
(Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:06:34 EDT)

Space junk flops to Earth
A fireball seen in Australia's night sky was actually space debris from Russia's Soyuz rocket, astronomers say.
(Mon, 14 Jul 2014 08:22:20 EDT)

Biggest ever flying bird?
Imagine a bird that couldn't fit in your living room because its wings were too big.
(Fri, 11 Jul 2014 11:30:00 EDT)

When Ferrari meets trains
This is what happens when you ask a super-car designer to create a super swanky train.
(Tue, 08 Jul 2014 08:34:54 EDT)

Can you watch without ducking?
A Turkish F-16 jet took an unusually low landing approach over a small crowd of picnickers at the airfield.
(Wed, 09 Jul 2014 16:36:58 EDT)

Pamplona's running of the bulls
Each year Pamplona's dangerous tradition, 'Running of the Bulls' attract thousands of participants from across the globe.
(Tue, 08 Jul 2014 08:27:46 EDT)

Bangkok mall full of...fish?
Neglected by humans for almost two decades, New World Mall in Bangkok has attracted a slightly different clientele. Happily swimming among dilapidated storefronts and waterlogged escalators, koi and tilapia feast on fish food sold by enterprising locals and thrown by tourists who continue to descend on the surreal scene.
(Fri, 04 Jul 2014 08:48:49 EDT)

Museum unveils toilet exhibit
Tokyo's science museum has opened an exhibit focusing on the commode, even offering visitors the chance to be flushed.
(Thu, 03 Jul 2014 08:21:04 EDT)

Geisha hunting in Kyoto
Before you join the masses in the hopes of snapping a geisha on her way to work, it's worth learning a few unwritten rules.
(Tue, 01 Jul 2014 08:33:16 EDT)

A hidden side of Brazil
CNN's Chris Cuomo visits a favela in Brazil to show another side of the country during the World Cup.
(Thu, 03 Jul 2014 08:21:15 EDT)

NASA tests World Cup ball
Adidas created the official ball of the 2014 FIFA World Cup featuring an innovative six-panel design. NASA takes a look.
(Thu, 03 Jul 2014 08:20:33 EDT)

The 'bionic men' of World War I
Thomas Schlich says the mutilation -- and survival -- of soldiers in WWI led to major gains in the technology of prosthetic limbs, producing the forerunners of our modern prosthetic designs.
(Thu, 26 Jun 2014 08:48:00 EDT)

Beating PTSD with 20-year run
A former soldier plans to trek every country in the world, having been diagnosed with PTSD.
(Mon, 30 Jun 2014 08:43:45 EDT)

'Forced labor' notes found in clothing
A shopper in Northern Ireland may have gotten more than she bargained for when she reportedly discovered a chilling note stuffed in a pair of pants she purchased from European retailer, Primark.
(Thu, 26 Jun 2014 09:00:19 EDT)

Controversial philanthropist
Chen Guangbiao wants rich people in China to give more to charity and he'll do anything to get their attention.
(Thu, 26 Jun 2014 09:02:23 EDT)

World's best projection mapping
Sydney has had a radical makeover this summer, with the famous Opera House dressed in snakeskin and the underpass dotted with flowers to mark the city's Vivid festival.
(Tue, 24 Jun 2014 08:22:40 EDT)

Ukrainian PM, cabinet resign
Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk and his Cabinet resigned Thursday, he told parliament. "I announce resignation after the collapse of the coalition and the blocking of government initiatives," he said.
(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:33:13 EDT)

Whizz kid helps fight cancer
Medical student, Joshua Meier has been celebrated for his research into how aging cells could help in the fight against cancer.
(Mon, 21 Jul 2014 04:55:38 EDT)

'Bionic eye' lets blind man 'see'
As a teenager, Roger Pontz's eyesight began to fail. Doctors told him there was nothing they could do to save his vision and over the years his sight deteriorated until, by the age of 40, he was completely blind.
(Thu, 03 Jul 2014 06:46:33 EDT)

The truth about tobacco
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(Tue, 03 Jun 2014 10:10:38 EDT)

World's coolest bookstores
From Maastricht to Melbourne, these itineraries make bookish travelers look stylish.
(Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:13:32 EDT)

Robot furniture that builds itself
Researchers are creating robots that are building blocks for furniture that moves and assembles itself.
(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:34:28 EDT)

Capturing the spirit of Khartoum
A beautiful collection of photographs pays tribute to the people of Khartoum.
(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:33:48 EDT)

Death toll mounts, airstrikes dip in Gaza
In the third week of a bruising conflict between Israel and Hamas, there were some positive signs as the intensity of the fighting seemed to dip a little even as diplomatic efforts ramped up.
(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:45:34 EDT)

Ukrainian PM, cabinet resign
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(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:52:19 EDT)

Norway: Terrorism attempt imminent
Norway says it thinks Islamist terror could strike the country within a few days but does not know what the plot is, the country announced Thursday.
(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:25:28 EDT)

Air Algerie plane falls off radar
An Air Algerie flight with 116 people on board has dropped off radar, prompting a search for the missing plane, the airline's operator said Thursday.
(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:24:42 EDT)

Taiwan plane crash kills 48
At least 48 people were killed and 10 injured when a twin-engine turboprop plane crashed while attempting to land in Penghu Islands, according to Taiwan's Civil Aeronautics Administration.
(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:25:36 EDT)

U.N.: Shelter hit in Gaza
An Israeli strike on a U.N. shelter in Gaza on Thursday has killed and injured multiple people, a United Nations spokesman said Thursday.
(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:30:50 EDT)

Missing Algerie flight prompts search
An Air Algerie flight, with 116 people on board, has dropped off the radar, prompting a search for the missing plane.
(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:22:19 EDT)

Rebel commander admits to missile system
A top rebel commander in an interview with Reuters, admitted that Russian separatists did have a BUK missile system.
(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:22:35 EDT)

CNN freelance journalist kidnapped
A CNN freelance journalist was abducted in Ukraine and detained by rebel forces. Ivan Watson reports.
(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:21:57 EDT)

Norway warns Islamist terrorism attempt imminent
Norway says it thinks Islamist terror could strike the country within a few days but does not know what the plot is, the country announced Thursday.
(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:11:29 EDT)

Taiwan plane crash kills 48 and injures 10
At least 48 people were killed and 10 injured when a twin-engine turboprop plane crashed while attempting to land in Penghu Islands, according to Taiwan's Civil Aeronautics Administration.
(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:18:58 EDT)

Dozens die in militant attack on convoy carrying Iraqi inmates
Nearly five dozen inmates were killed when militants attacked a convoy of Iraqi security forces who were transferring them from one prison to another, police said Thursday.
(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:17:37 EDT)

Woman sentenced to death for faith arrives in Italy
Mariam Yehya Ibrahim, the Sudanese Christian woman sentenced to death in Sudan because of her faith, arrived in Rome on Thursday, the Italian Foreign Ministry said.
(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:18:29 EDT)

Chief Ebola doctor contracts the virus
A doctor who has played a key role in fighting the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone is infected with the disease, according to that country's Ministry of Health.
(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 04:57:21 EDT)

Costa Concordia starts final voyage
The wrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship has begun its final voyage.
(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:21:32 EDT)

Ukraine: 2 jets shot down
Two Ukrainian military jets were shot down Wednesday in the eastern part of the country, where pro-Russian rebels have fought against government forces, a Ukrainian military office said.
(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:29:20 EDT)

UK to probe Litvinenko death
The UK has announced that they will investigate the 2006 death of ex-KGB spy Alexander Litvinenko. Max Foster reports.
(Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:47:03 EDT)

Mexico remains identified
Human remains found in two plastic bags near a beach in southwestern Mexico have been identified as those of Harry Devert, a New Yorker who left his job as a trader in finance for a transcontinental motorcycle journey from the United States to Latin America, Mexican authorities said.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:21:44 EDT)

Children kept in squalor in refuge
Mexican authorities found nearly 500 children living in squalor at a refuge in Michoacan state.
(Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:11:37 EDT)

Brazil names new soccer coach
There is a new man tasked with fulfilling Brazil's World Cup destiny.
(Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:11:34 EDT)

U.N.: End Gaza violence now
U.N. Security Council members expressed "serious concern about the growing number of casualties," an official said.
(Mon, 21 Jul 2014 08:37:23 EDT)

Iran talks extension agreed
Iran and the group known as the P5+1 have agreed to a four-month extension of negotiations toward a final comprehensive nuclear deal, two Western diplomats told CNN.
(Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:45:20 EDT)

Why Middle East is in flames
Each day, they live in fear.
(Thu, 17 Jul 2014 08:45:58 EDT)

Daughter on Mandela's final months
He suffered greatly in his final months, but Nelson Mandela's last breaths were peaceful, says his eldest daughter, Maki Mandela.
(Fri, 18 Jul 2014 10:54:57 EDT)

Fighting intensifies in Libya
Fierce fighting raged on the outskirts of Tripoli on Sunday as militias continued to battle for control of the airport in what's being called the worst fighting in Libya since the 2011 revolution.
(Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:22:13 EDT)

Nigeria detains bombing suspect
One of the masterminds of April's Nyanya Motor Park bombing that killed 71 people has been arrested, Nigerian police said.
(Fri, 18 Jul 2014 10:55:34 EDT)

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