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Photos: Life in the hot zone

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:16pm
Categories: International News

Nigerian police accused of torture

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:12pm
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

Brazil bets on buses

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:10pm
Meet Curitiba's Bus Rapid Transit system, paving a new way for mobility with traditional means.
Categories: International News

Emma Watson on feminism

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:08pm
Actress Emma Watson not only stirred the Internet with her recent moving speech before the United Nations, but she also joined a cadre of celebrities who have used their star power to bring attention to gender issues.
Categories: International News

See vanishing Istanbul

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 11:59am
On a warm evening in Istanbul, a bar called Kooperatif announced its last call.
Categories: International News

The best diver in the world

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 11:59am
In the world of diving, this is as good as it gets.
Categories: International News

The future of your toilet

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 11:56am
In an era of porn star politicians, legalized marijuana trade and same-sex marriage, it might seem that our liberalism knows no bounds. But this idea runs aground at the door of the bathroom, a subject still abjured in polite society.
Categories: International News

6 ways Shanghai is different

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 11:56am
Even during the harshest periods of the communist era, being Shanghainese had a special cachet in China.
Categories: International News

Marine jailed in Mexico 'despondent'

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 10:52am
A U.S. Marine reservist who has been held in a Mexican prison for more than six months on a weapons charge is "highly despondent" and his mental health has dramatically deteriorated in recent days, his mother said.
Categories: International News

The week in 31 photos

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 10:42am
Categories: International News

Ebola lockdown workers find dozens of cases

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 9:45am
One hundred thirty new cases of Ebola were identified during a three-day lockdown in Sierra Leone, Stephen Gaojia, the country's head of emergency operations, said Monday.
Categories: International News

Richest man in Middle East is worth...

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 8:44am
Some billionaires like to downplay their wealth but Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Al Saud is no ordinary billionaire. He's the richest man in Saudi Arabia with investments in all manner of ventures who has taken one magazine to court for underestimating his vast wealth.
Categories: International News

India's new leader: 5 things to know

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 6:53am
Narendra Modi surprised some with his rise to power. CNN meets the man behind the enigma.
Categories: International News

Visit the famous 'Friends' cafe in China

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 6:24am
CNN's David McKenzie meets a man who likes the TV show "Friends" so much, he opened his own "Central Perk" in Beijing.
Categories: International News

Westgate survivor recalls attack

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 6:24am
A man who was injured in the Westgate attack says he survived because of his mother's words.
Categories: International News

7 ways to boost your happiness

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 5:34am
Happiness isn't just an emotional state. Science shows people who are happy live longer and healthier lives.
Categories: International News

Speed-dating diplomacy on tap at United Nations

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:08am
The world comes to New York for the U.N.G.A. this week, accompanied by baggage full of crises.
Categories: International News

Sierra Leone ends 3-day nationwide Ebola lockdown

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 8:41pm
Sierra Leone lifted Sunday a nationwide lockdown, which had been put in place to help stop the spread of Ebola.
Categories: International News

A leap off China's tallest bridge

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 1:59pm
BASE jumpers from 16 countries leaped from China's tallest bridge in the annual BASE jump challenge in southern China.
Categories: International News

Wife of captive begs ISIS to let him go

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 11:21am
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

 

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