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Why is the U.S. bringing charges now?

CNN World - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 8:54am
FIFA, the body that governs soccer, has been regularly accused of bribery and kickbacks. The U.S. has decided to step in now because of where the alleged crimes took place.
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Iran holds cartoon contest to make fun of ISIS

CNN World - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 8:53am
A country not exactly known for freedom of speech has created a contest triumphing freedom of expression. CNN's Fred Pleitgen has the story.
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U.S. arrests officials; Switzerland opens separate probe

CNN World - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 8:53am
Soccer's powerful, polarizing governing body found itself on the defensive on two fronts Wednesday, one a Swiss investigation into World Cup bidding and the other a sweeping, stinging U.S. indictment honing in on what America's top justice official called "corruption that is rampant, systemic and deep-rooted."
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Maradona: FIFA run like a 'mafia'

CNN World - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 8:53am
CNN's Becky Anderson sits down with Argentine football legend Diego Maradona to get his views on FIFA and the race to unseat Sepp Blatter.
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FIFA: Sepp Blatter 'not involved' in allegations

CNN World - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 8:53am
Acting on an indictment by the U.S. Justice Department, Swiss police arrested several top FIFA officials during an overnight raid on charges of corruption. CNN's Alex Thomas has more.
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Millions spent to pamper North Korean elite

CNN World - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 8:09am
Professors and scientists are among the North Korean elite treated to a variety of perks, paid for by Kim Jong Un's regime. CNN's Will Ripley reports.
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Would you pay $90,000 for an Instagram photo?

CNN World - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 8:09am
Artist Richard Prince blew up screenshots of other people's Instagrams, hung them at the Frieze Art Fair in New York and reportedly made a ton of money.
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Report: Foreign fighters joining Boko Haram

CNN World - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 8:08am
CNNi talks to Reuters correspondent Julia Payne about a video that purports to show foreign fighters in the terrorist group, Boko Haram.
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Exclusive look at China's secretive space program

CNN World - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 8:05am
CNN's David McKenzie gains exclusive access to the astronauts at the center of China's secretive space program.
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Volvo plows into pedestrians during safety demo

CNN World - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 7:54am
Car gone wild at safety training. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports instead of detecting pedestrians, it plowed into them.
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The folly of Morsy's death sentence

CNN World - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 5:05am
The future of Mideast democracy requires engaging pluralists and modernizers within the powerful Muslim Brotherhood
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U2 tour manager dies

CNN World - Thu, 05/28/2015 - 5:03am
Longtime U2 tour manager Dennis Sheehan died Wednesday, the band said on its website.
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Singapore Airlines jet loses power

CNN World - Wed, 05/27/2015 - 5:25pm
A Singapore Airlines Airbus A330-300 with more than 180 passengers on board temporarily lost power to both of its engines as it passed through a storm, the airline has said.
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Burundi President asks citizens to fund election

CNN World - Wed, 05/27/2015 - 3:28pm
As Burundi remains embroiled in anti-government protests, the President is asking citizens for donations to fund next month's election despite calls against his candidacy.
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Mass graves exhumed at trafficking camps

CNN World - Wed, 05/27/2015 - 8:35am
Forensic teams have begun to exhume graves found at human trafficking camps in Malaysia. ITN's John Sparks reports.
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De-horning rhinos to save their lives

CNN World - Wed, 05/27/2015 - 8:33am
Would legalizing the trade of humanely acquired rhino horns put an end to illegal poaching? CNN's Diana Magnay speaks to a rhino breeder who believes it will.
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Oscar winner urges tourists to visit Nepal

CNN World - Wed, 05/27/2015 - 8:31am
One month after Nepal's deadly earthquake, CNN's John Vause talks to actress Susan Sarandon and 2012 CNN hero of the year Pushpa Basnet about Nepal's recovery efforts.
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Why is this man covered in 1 million bees?

CNN World - Wed, 05/27/2015 - 8:30am
CNN's Michael Holmes and Amara Walker have the story of a Chinese man who set a world record by covering himself with entirely too many bees.
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Don't look for me, I'm in Syria: Message shocks mom

CNN World - Wed, 05/27/2015 - 8:28am
A Kenyan mother fears that her daughter may have traveled to Syria to join ISIS. CNN's Robyn Kriel reports.
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Look at me! 26 selfies of the week

CNN World - Wed, 05/27/2015 - 8:21am
Take a look at 26 selfies of the week from May 20 through May 26.
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