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Taliban bomb school play about bombs

CNN World - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 2:55pm
A suicide bomber detonated explosives inside a French-funded school in Kabul during a play that condemns suicide attacks, leading to deaths and numerous injuries, the French foreign minister says.
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CIA director: Tactic 'abhorrent;' value 'unknowable'

CNN World - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 2:43pm
CIA Director John Brennan defended Thursday his agency, in the wake of the release of an explosive report outlining Bush era interrogation techniques, saying those techniques were useful to finding Osama bin Laden.
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Uber driver accused of rape in trouble before

CNN World - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 2:37pm
The Indian Uber driver accused of raping a passenger in New Delhi is awaiting trial in at least four criminal cases in his home state, a police official said Wednesday.
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Meet the 'Afghan Bruce Lee'

CNN World - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 2:36pm
He's a modern-day doppelganger for a legendary movie star. CNN's Jonathan Mann introduces us to the "Afghan Bruce Lee."
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Executive's snack tantrum delays flight

CNN World - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 2:32pm
A Korean Air executive delayed a flight because of the way macadamia nuts were served by a flight attendant.
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Dreamliner battery probe ends

CNN World - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 12:02pm
The long investigation surrounding a mysterious battery fire that made so much trouble for Boeing's 787 Dreamliner is closed.
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My treatment shames American flag

CNN World - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 10:50am
Imprisoned at Guantanamo Bay for 13 years, detainee Samir Naji gives a first-hand account of what he says is torturous treatment.
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$14M car found under magazines

CNN World - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 8:52am
Early next year, bidders are expected to shell out millions for cars that stood around in French entrepreneur Roger Baillon's yard for decades.
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French troops kill jihadist leader in Mali

CNN World - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 8:51am
French troops, in coordination with Malian forces in northern Mali, killed a senior jihadist leader wanted by the United States, the French military announced Thursday.
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Building Kenya's 'lunatic line'

CNN World - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 8:41am
At the Old Port in Mombasa, southern Kenya, tranquil waters lap gently against the shore beneath the ghostly Fort Jesus garrison.
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At least 50 dead in Somalia after drinking from contaminated well

CNN World - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 8:39am
At least 50 people have died in Somalia after drinking contaminated water from a well in northern Mogadishu, an official in that East African country said Thursday.
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Suicide bombing kills 5 Afghan soldiers

CNN World - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 8:11am
A suicide bomber targeted a vehicle carrying Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers in Kabul on Thursday morning.
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Police haul off Hong Kong protesters

CNN World - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 6:12am
The main site of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests was being taken apart piece by piece on Thursday, ushering in the end of an extraordinary occupation that deepened political fault lines over China's role in the city's government.
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Palestinians, Israelis differ on how minister died

CNN World - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 5:36am
A day after Ziyad Abu Ein's death, the Palestinians and Israelis continued to offer contrasting accounts of what killed him
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Travelers' bizarre requests for help

CNN World - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 12:42am
Feed your dog? Australia's government says uh-uh to outrageous requests for help from nationals traveling abroad.
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Death chills Palestinian-Israeli relations

CNN World - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 5:53pm
Mahmoud Abbas halts coordination with Israel after a senior Palestinian Authority official died following a confrontation with Israeli troops.
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More than 3,000 migrants died trying to cross into Europe in 2014

CNN World - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 5:24pm
At least 3,419 people have died this year trying to illicitly arrive by boat across the Mediterranean into Europe, the United Nations Refugee Agency said Wednesday.
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Rambo-like dad survives 12 days lost at sea

CNN World - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 4:46pm
Twelve days after making a distress call from his sailboat and then disappearing in the waters south of Hawaii, 67-year-old Ron Ingraham gave it one more try.
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Torture report: Harsh reality for U.S.

CNN World - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 4:13pm
The senate report leaves little doubt that some CIA practices would -- by any international standard -- be defined as torture, writes CNN's Tim Lister. So has the U.S. lost the moral high ground?
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Athletics denies mass doping cover up

CNN World - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 3:51pm
Days after the world of athletics was hit by serious doping allegations, the sport has been accused of covering up how it dealt with scores of suspicious blood samples.
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