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Missing UK teens seen on video in Turkey

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 5:48am
Three teen British girls suspected of traveling to Syria to join ISIS were spotted on surveillance video in Turkey. It's the first sighting of the girls since they left London almost two weeks ago.
Categories: International News

The ongoing search for Flight MH370

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 5:48am
CNN's Anna Coren reports from the ship Discovery as its crew continues in a search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
Categories: International News

Vanished: MH370 went missing nearly a year ago

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 5:48am
As the first anniversary of MH370's disappearance approaches, not everyone believes the missing jet -- with 239 people aboard -- will ever be found.
Categories: International News

The flight: From mundane to mystery

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 5:48am
Two hundred and thirty-nine people boarded Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 on March 8, 2014 with nothing more than the anticipation of a quick transit across the Gulf of Thailand, then Thailand, Vietnam and onto China -- home to the majority of those on board.
Categories: International News

Thousands rally for slain Putin critic

Sun, 03/01/2015 - 8:28am
This was supposed to be a rally led by Boris Nemtsov, had he lived two more days to see it.
Categories: International News

Volcano grows Japanese island

Sun, 03/01/2015 - 8:26am
Magma and lava from a Japanese volcano is forming new geography in a remote part of the Pacific Ocean.
Categories: International News

Iraq P.M.: ISIS will not destroy our history

Sun, 03/01/2015 - 8:25am
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi says he wants to send a clear message: The artwork that epitomizes Iraq's culture and history will not be wiped away by anyone or anything, including ISIS.
Categories: International News

6 questions about Netanyahu's visit

Sun, 03/01/2015 - 8:15am
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu described his polarizing trip to Washington as "crucial" as storm raged over his planned speech to Congress.
Categories: International News

Can Christianity survive in the Middle East?

Sun, 03/01/2015 - 8:14am
Christianity was born in Bethlehem, in what's now the West Bank. It took root among people like the Assyrians, who flourished in ancient Mesopotamia. It soon found a home in places like modern-day Turkey.
Categories: International News

Egypt court rules Hamas a terror group

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 1:20pm
An Egyptian court has ruled that Hamas is a terrorist organization, according to an Egyptian state-run media organization.
Categories: International News

'Afghan Girl' resurfaces in Pakistan

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 12:51pm
The Afghan girl whose arresting green eyes made her face known around the world in 1985 has resurfaced, this time in connection with fraudulently obtained identity cards in Pakistan.
Categories: International News

6 U.S. suspects accused of aiding terrorists in Syria, Iraq

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 12:45pm
Six suspects linked to terrorist activity referred to Syria and Iraq as "the beach," and used other coded language on social media to avoid detection in the United States, authorities say.
Categories: International News

ISIS recruits from the West named

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 12:40pm
More than 20,000 foreigners have flocked to fight for ISIS, the radical Sunni group that controls portions of Iraq and Syria.
Categories: International News

U.S. writer hacked to death in Bangladesh

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 12:39pm
In his writings, author Avijit Roy said he yearned for reason and humanism guided by science.
Categories: International News

6 questions about Netanyahu's U.S. visit

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 12:38pm
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is just days away from landing in Washington, where a storm is raging over his plans to address a joint session of Congress.
Categories: International News

ISIS may release 29 Assyrian Christians

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 12:38pm
An ISIS court in northern Syria has ordered the release of 29 Assyrian Christian hostages among more than 200 captured by the Sunni extremist group, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Saturday, citing an Assyrian commander.
Categories: International News

Ukraine tensions rise over gas supply

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 3:20am
A dispute over natural gas supply flared Friday between Russia and Ukraine, even as a ceasefire between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine appeared to be taking hold.
Categories: International News

Leonard Nimoy, 'Star Trek's' Spock, dies

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 3:31pm
Leonard Nimoy, whose portrayal of "Star Trek's" logic-driven, half-human science officer Spock made him an iconic figure to generations, died Friday. He was 83.
Categories: International News

Bangladeshi-American blogger hacked to death

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 1:05pm
A prominent Bangladeshi-American blogger who spoke out for freedom has died after being attacked on a Dhaka street, a local police official said Friday.
Categories: International News

Gary Glitter handed 16-year prison sentence for child sex abuse

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 11:18am
British former pop star Gary Glitter on Friday was sentenced to 16 years in prison for child sex abuse offenses he committed more than three decades ago.
Categories: International News
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