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Iran holds cartoon contest to make fun of ISIS

5 hours 23 min ago
A country not exactly known for freedom of speech has created a contest triumphing freedom of expression. CNN's Fred Pleitgen has the story.
Categories: International News

U.S. arrests officials; Switzerland opens separate probe

5 hours 24 min ago
Soccer's powerful, polarizing governing body found itself on the defensive on two fronts Wednesday, one a Swiss investigation into World Cup bidding and the other a sweeping, stinging U.S. indictment honing in on what America's top justice official called "corruption that is rampant, systemic and deep-rooted."
Categories: International News

Maradona: FIFA run like a 'mafia'

5 hours 24 min ago
CNN's Becky Anderson sits down with Argentine football legend Diego Maradona to get his views on FIFA and the race to unseat Sepp Blatter.
Categories: International News

FIFA: Sepp Blatter 'not involved' in allegations

5 hours 24 min ago
Acting on an indictment by the U.S. Justice Department, Swiss police arrested several top FIFA officials during an overnight raid on charges of corruption. CNN's Alex Thomas has more.
Categories: International News

Millions spent to pamper North Korean elite

6 hours 7 min ago
Professors and scientists are among the North Korean elite treated to a variety of perks, paid for by Kim Jong Un's regime. CNN's Will Ripley reports.
Categories: International News

Would you pay $90,000 for an Instagram photo?

6 hours 7 min ago
Artist Richard Prince blew up screenshots of other people's Instagrams, hung them at the Frieze Art Fair in New York and reportedly made a ton of money.
Categories: International News

Report: Foreign fighters joining Boko Haram

6 hours 8 min ago
CNNi talks to Reuters correspondent Julia Payne about a video that purports to show foreign fighters in the terrorist group, Boko Haram.
Categories: International News

Exclusive look at China's secretive space program

6 hours 11 min ago
CNN's David McKenzie gains exclusive access to the astronauts at the center of China's secretive space program.
Categories: International News

Volvo plows into pedestrians during safety demo

6 hours 22 min ago
Car gone wild at safety training. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports instead of detecting pedestrians, it plowed into them.
Categories: International News

1,400 die in heat wave

8 hours 51 min ago
Mallayia Baddula sits barefoot beneath the shelter of his hut in Perepally, a small village outside Hyderabad.
Categories: International News

The folly of Morsy's death sentence

9 hours 11 min ago
The future of Mideast democracy requires engaging pluralists and modernizers within the powerful Muslim Brotherhood
Categories: International News

U2 tour manager dies

9 hours 13 min ago
Longtime U2 tour manager Dennis Sheehan died Wednesday, the band said on its website.
Categories: International News

Australia: ISIS mom should be punished

9 hours 14 min ago
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott says the wife of an Australian ISIS fighter who posted a photo of their son holding a severed head would face the "full severity" of the law if she dared to return home.
Categories: International News

Singapore Airlines jet loses power

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 5:25pm
A Singapore Airlines Airbus A330-300 with more than 180 passengers on board temporarily lost power to both of its engines as it passed through a storm, the airline has said.
Categories: International News

Burundi President asks citizens to fund election

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 3:28pm
As Burundi remains embroiled in anti-government protests, the President is asking citizens for donations to fund next month's election despite calls against his candidacy.
Categories: International News

Mass graves exhumed at trafficking camps

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 8:35am
Forensic teams have begun to exhume graves found at human trafficking camps in Malaysia. ITN's John Sparks reports.
Categories: International News

De-horning rhinos to save their lives

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 8:33am
Would legalizing the trade of humanely acquired rhino horns put an end to illegal poaching? CNN's Diana Magnay speaks to a rhino breeder who believes it will.
Categories: International News

Oscar winner urges tourists to visit Nepal

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 8:31am
One month after Nepal's deadly earthquake, CNN's John Vause talks to actress Susan Sarandon and 2012 CNN hero of the year Pushpa Basnet about Nepal's recovery efforts.
Categories: International News

Why is this man covered in 1 million bees?

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 8:30am
CNN's Michael Holmes and Amara Walker have the story of a Chinese man who set a world record by covering himself with entirely too many bees.
Categories: International News

Don't look for me, I'm in Syria: Message shocks mom

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 8:28am
A Kenyan mother fears that her daughter may have traveled to Syria to join ISIS. CNN's Robyn Kriel reports.
Categories: International News
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