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Biden arrives in Kiev as tensions rise

1 hour 59 min ago
A day after a deadly checkpoint shooting in eastern Ukraine, Vice President Joe Biden arrived in Kiev on Monday on a mission to signal U.S. support for the government and look for ways out of an increasingly tense showdown with Russia.
Categories: International News

Myanmar opposition leader dies

2 hours 14 min ago
Win Tin, a founding member of Myanmar's National League for Democracy who was jailed for 19 years for political activism, has died at Yangon Hospital. He was 85.
Categories: International News

7 girls escape Nigerian militants

2 hours 47 min ago
Officials say that seven more school girls have escaped from Islamic militants after a mass kidnapping.
Categories: International News

4 French journalists freed from Syria

2 hours 48 min ago
Four French journalists who had been held hostage in Syria for 10 months have been released, the French President's office said Saturday.
Categories: International News

MH370 search area almost covered

2 hours 50 min ago
Investigators say they have nearly covered the current search area for MH370. CNN's Erin McLaughlin reports.
Categories: International News

Car bomb kills Somali lawmaker en route to security conference

2 hours 57 min ago
A Somali lawmaker was killed and another was injured when a bomb hidden in their car exploded while they were headed to a conference on security, officials said.
Categories: International News

Source: Huge anti-al Qaeda strikes in Yemen

2 hours 58 min ago
An operation targeting al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula is under way in Abyan and Shabwa, Yemen, a high-level Yemeni government official who is being briefed on the strikes told CNN on Monday.
Categories: International News

Gunmen target prominent Pakistani news anchor Hamid Mir

3 hours 2 min ago
Gunmen wounded a prominent Pakistani TV news anchor on Saturday in an attack his brother linked to the nation's government, despite its firm denial.
Categories: International News

2 UNICEF staffers missing in Pakistan

3 hours 2 min ago
Police are investigating after two UNICEF staff members went missing in Karachi, Pakistan, a United Nations spokesman said Sunday.
Categories: International News

Syria announces presidential election

3 hours 2 min ago
As more reports of bloodshed and chaos emerged from Syria on Monday, the government announced it will hold presidential elections on June 3.
Categories: International News

Art that Hitler hated

3 hours 4 min ago
Christiane Amanpour looks at an exhibit in New York of art the Nazis labeled 'degenerate,' with historian Simon Schama.
Categories: International News

Car giants flock to Beijing show

3 hours 6 min ago
Despite the Chinese leadership's austerity measures and recent reports of weak profits from Chinese car makers, the country's biggest car show opened today to much buzz
Categories: International News

Why 100 girls' kidnapping isn't shocking

4 hours 50 min ago
No one knows where 77 abducted girls in Nigeria are -- and surprising still, no one's particularly shocked.
Categories: International News

Ferry crew's actions 'akin to murder'

5 hours 54 min ago
South Korean Park Geun-hye likened the actions of the captain and some crew members of the sunken ferry to murder as divers continued to search for survivors.
Categories: International News

Mount Everest climbing season up in air after avalanche deaths

6 hours 10 min ago
Just days away from the beginning of the busiest climbing season of the year at Mount Everest, expeditions are unsure whether climbs on the world's highest peak will go ahead.
Categories: International News

Mysterious fatal shooting in eastern Ukraine

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 3:16pm
Mystery surrounds a shooting incident on a country road in eastern Ukraine that left at least one person dead and ratcheted up tensions in the region, where pro-Russian groups have seized government buildings and set up roadblocks in defiance of authorities in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev.
Categories: International News

'The ship listed too much'

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 1:51pm
Passengers couldn't board lifeboats as the ferry had listed too much, a crew member said, according to a transcript released Sunday.
Categories: International News

 

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