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Al-Shabaab blamed for five beheadings

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 9:31am
A Quran teacher in central Somalia was the fifth beheading victim in one week at the hands of Al-Shabaab, the al Qaeda-linked militant group based in Somalia.
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India youths' high sucide rate

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 8:54am
Mikhail Furtado was extremely worried about his 12th-grade exams.
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Death roll rises in Indonesia landslide

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 8:52am
The death toll from a landslide that struck a village in central Java Friday, burying dozens of homes, has risen to 39, Indonesian authorities say.
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The little prince's Christmas photos

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 8:12am
Forget about William and Catherine. The real star of this family is Prince George -- as this year's release of the royals' official Christmas photographs proves.
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Sweden says Russian military plane nearly hit passenger jet

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 7:55am
A Russian military intelligence plane nearly collided with a commercial passenger jet south of Sweden on Friday, the Swedish air force chief said Sunday.
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13 African Voices shaking things up

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 7:50am
From Hollywood ingenues to social changemakers, a look back at the voices innovating, raising and changing Africa over the last 12 months.
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Japan's proposed underwater city

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 7:49am
What would happen if the legend of the lost City of Atlantis was crossed with the screenplay of Kevin Costner's 1995 hit movie Waterworld? Maybe something like Ocean Spiral -- an underwater metropolis which generates all of its own energy from the seabed and is capable of providing homes and accommodation for 5,000 people.
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Now only 5 left worldwide

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 7:44am
A northern white rhino has died at a San Diego zoo, leaving only five worldwide and bringing the species closer to extinction.
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Dozens of Turkish journalists face terror charges

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 7:35am
Turkish police on Sunday arrested senior journalists, media executives and even the scriptwriter for a popular television series on charges of "forming, leading and being a member of an armed terrorist organization."
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Mom: Reeva didn't need to be Mrs. Pistorius

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 6:31am
June Steenkamp talks to CNN's Christiane Amanpour about the loss of her daughter Reeva and the Oscar Pistorius trial.
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Watch man do aerobatics with jetpack

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 6:28am
CNN's Jim Clancy talks to daredevil aviator Yves Rossy, known as the Jetman, about his latest stunt in Dubai.
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Out of battery? Use a 'Strawberry Tree!'

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 6:09am
A Serbian start-up has created the world's first solar paneled mobile phone charger which has won the European Union Sustainability Award and the Verge Accelerate start-up competition in San Francisco.
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Billion dollar temples of pleasure

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 5:17am
Are sports stadiums our modern day cathedrals?
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10 reasons to experience the mind-blowing AfrikaBurn festival

CNN World - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 12:56am
South Africa's answer to Burning Man is a surreal mirage of sculptures, music and mayhem under star-filled desert skies.
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A town that's lost its men

CNN World - Sun, 12/14/2014 - 8:31pm
In the Armenian village of Lichk, you will find many hard-working women, but you will not find many men. All these women's husbands are thousands of miles away.
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Miss World 2014 crowned

CNN World - Sun, 12/14/2014 - 6:26pm
Miss South Africa, Rolene Strauss, was crowned Miss World on Sunday in a competition in London.
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Rich countries agree to help poor in climate change pack

CNN World - Sun, 12/14/2014 - 6:26pm
Nations working on a global treaty to combat climate change and handle its ill effects have come to a basic draft agreement at conference in Lima, Peru.
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Syrian 'Idol' winner declines to wear flag

CNN World - Sun, 12/14/2014 - 6:26pm
In a region scarred by conflict and instability, a broadcast unites Arabs from many nations in front of their television sets. "Arab Idol," an adaptation of "American Idol," is going strong in the Middle East.
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Do dogs go to heaven? Ask Pope Francis

CNN World - Sun, 12/14/2014 - 5:53pm
Heidi Schlumpf says erroneous reports that the Pope said animals can get in too went viral on the internet, but turned out to be false. Pope's can't just change the rules like that.
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2 American soldiers, 18 Afghans killed in Taliban attacks

CNN World - Sat, 12/13/2014 - 5:56pm
Three attacks by the Taliban in last 48 hours left at least two American soldiers and 18 Afghan soldiers dead, officials said Saturday, in what looks set to be a particularly bloody weekend in Afghanistan.
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