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Kidnapped Mexican priest found dead on Christmas Day

1 hour 6 min ago
A missing priest in violence-plagued Guerrero state was found dead in an alley on Christmas Day, his diocese said.
Categories: International News

Putin cancels holiday vacation

1 hour 33 min ago
Vladimir Putin delivered a lump of coal in the Kremlin's stocking this year when he announced Thursday that he has canceled holiday vacations for members of the government.
Categories: International News

U.S. says ISIS did not down plane

2 hours 5 min ago
For the first time since an international coalition began striking ISIS, one of its pilots has been taken captive by the Islamist extremist group.
Categories: International News

Al-Shabaab: Attack on base was revenge for U.S. airstrike

2 hours 13 min ago
Al-Shabaab said it attacked an African Union military base in Somalia on Thursday in retaliation for a U.S. airstrike that killed their leader near Barawe in September.
Categories: International News

Irish court allows end to pregnant woman's life support

2 hours 33 min ago
Ireland's Supreme Court ruled Friday doctors can withdraw life support in the case of a clinically dead woman who is 18 weeks pregnant as there is "no reasonable prospect" her unborn child will survive.
Categories: International News

Zakaria: Are moonshots worth it?

2 hours 36 min ago
Moonshots are exciting, inspiring. But they are also expensive -- and not all of them work out like Apollo 11. So are they worth it? Should we focus time, money and energy on these kinds of ambitious scientific projects?
Categories: International News

Indian 'army is going out with full intensity'

3 hours 20 min ago
Army, paramilitary and police troops have intensified counter-insurgency operations in Assam in the wake of Tuesday's tribal militant raid, which left at least 72 people killed in India's remote tea-producing state, a defense spokesman said.
Categories: International News

Suspected U.S. drone strikes hit militants in Pakistan

5 hours 10 min ago
A pair of suspected U.S. drone strikes on militant targets in Pakistan killed at least seven people, Pakistani intelligence sources said Friday.
Categories: International News

Kangaroos take their fight to the street

5 hours 53 min ago
Kangaroos jab and kick in a street brawl. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on two boomers coming to blows down under.
Categories: International News

U.S. Army's biggest battle

6 hours 56 min ago
The U.S. Army calls World War II's Battle of the Bulge, a six-week campaign in the Ardennes Forest of Belgium that began on December 16, 1944, "arguably the greatest battle in American military history."
Categories: International News

The week in 22 photos

6 hours 57 min ago
CNN presents the week in photos.
Categories: International News

World's most colorful landscapes

7 hours 6 min ago
These eye-catching landscapes are among the world's most vivid. Some are completely natural, while others have been helped along by humans. It's no easy feat to reach many of these spots, but they're all worth a closer look.
Categories: International News

Airstrikes kill ISIS governor of Mosul

7 hours 9 min ago
The second ISIS-appointed governor of Mosul was killed in coalition airstrikes, Iraqi police say. He had been in office less than 25 days.
Categories: International News

PlayStation, Xbox users forced offline by hack

7 hours 11 min ago
It's getting there. Sony's PlayStation networks were still down; Xbox is mostly up, but some functions are limited, their service websites said early Friday.
Categories: International News

6 reasons to go to Greece in winter

7 hours 19 min ago
Greece is so closely linked to summer vacations that it rarely features in winter escape plans.
Categories: International News

Suicide bomber kills dozens in town near Baghdad

10 hours 29 min ago
A suicide bomber killed 38 people and wounded dozens more in a town near Baghdad on Wednesday, police said.
Categories: International News

Al-Shabaab raids Somalia's largest African Union base

12 hours 55 min ago
Somalia's militant Islamist group Al-Shabaab raided the country's largest military base for African Union troops on Thursday, detonating a car bomb at the entrance before engaging in a firefight with troops, a spokesman for the group said.
Categories: International News

Remembering a Sri Lankan town wiped away by tsunami

13 hours 56 min ago
A dozen young children chatter and giggle around me, taking my pad and pen to write down their addresses very carefully. This way, they tell me, I'll know where to send help.
Categories: International News

Algeria terror group leader behind beheading killed

13 hours 57 min ago
The leader of an Algerian terror group that beheaded French hiker Herve Gourdel in late September was killed in a military operation, the state-run Algeria Press Service reports.
Categories: International News

What's missing in the uproar?

Thu, 12/25/2014 - 23:41
After days of caving, counter-caving, threats, U-turns, investigations and pontifications, it's hard to know which way's up anymore with Sony, "The Interview" and North Korea.
Categories: International News
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