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Cockroaches treat ailments in China

13 hours 17 min ago
A Chinese roach farmer says business is booming. Bugs are sold to pharmaceutical companies for serious cash.
Categories: International News

Beijing says no to open elections in Hong Kong

15 hours 50 min ago
It's a decision thousands of protesters feared.
Categories: International News

What North Korea wants you to see

16 hours 33 min ago
On a tightly controlled trip, CNN's Will Ripley gets a glimpse of a country that has built an almost unassailable boundary between it and the outside world.
Categories: International News

Police, protesters battle in Islamabad, Pakistan

16 hours 46 min ago
Protesters demanding the resignation of the Pakistani Prime Minister engaged in running battles with police near government offices in the capital Monday.
Categories: International News

Libyan militia uses vacated U.S. Embassy in Libya as swim club

18 hours 53 min ago
Libyan militia members have apparently turned the abandoned U.S. Embassy in Tripoli, Libya, into a water park, judging by amateur video posted to YouTube on Sunday.
Categories: International News

Lesotho PM alleges army coup attempt

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 4:11am
An attempted military coup took place in the remote and mountainous nation of Lesotho on Saturday, Prime Minister Thomas Thabane said in an interview aired by South African broadcaster eNCA.
Categories: International News

U.N. peacekeepers under fire in Golan Heights

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 4:11am
Two U.N. peacekeeper positions in the Golan Heights came under fire Saturday while efforts continued to free 44 detained peacekeepers, the United Nations reported.
Categories: International News

U.S. military strikes ISIS targets

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 4:10am
The United States says it has carried out airstrikes and dropped humanitarian aid in the Iraqi town of Amerli to protect an ethnic minority that one official says faces the threat of an "imminent massacre."
Categories: International News

Ukraine on the verge of 'full-scale war'

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 4:08am
A top European Union official said Saturday that new sanctions will be proposed within a week against Russia over its actions in Ukraine, but Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko sounded like he can't wait that long.
Categories: International News

Britain raises terror threat level

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 4:02am
CNN's Karl Penhaul gets reaction in London after a speech from UK Prime Minister David Cameron's terror warning.
Categories: International News

Pakistani PM refuses to resign, police fire tear gas at protesters

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 4:01am
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is vowing to stay put despite protests against his government that have enveloped the nation's capital.
Categories: International News

John Kerry: ISIS is a cancer

Sat, 08/30/2014 - 12:30pm
Sec. of State John Kerry said in a New York Times op-ed, "the cancer of ISIS will not be allowed to spread."
Categories: International News

Gunmen target spy agency in Afghanistan; 6 killed

Sat, 08/30/2014 - 5:10am
Gunmen attacked a spy agency in eastern Afghanistan early Saturday, killing six people and leaving dozens injured, authorities said.
Categories: International News

Inside 'hermit kingdom' of N. Korea

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:45pm
CNN's Will Ripley goes inside the "Hermit Kingdom" for an international wrestling festival.
Categories: International News

UK source: Up to 5,000 Russian troops in Ukraine

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:44pm
Pro-Russia rebels in Ukraine should open a humanitarian corridor for surrounded Ukrainian troops to retreat from the battlefield, the Russian President's office said Friday.
Categories: International News

'Lady al Qaeda's' sister speaks out

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:33pm
The sister of a Pakistani prisoner described as the "poster girl" for Islamic jihad has urged ISIS hostage-takers to let their captives go.
Categories: International News

Ft. Hood shooter wants to join ISIS

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:14pm
The Army psychiatrist who killed 13 people at Fort Hood has written a letter to the leader of ISIS, asking to become a citizen of the Islamic State's caliphate, his attorney said Thursday.
Categories: International News

UK raises terror threat level

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:08pm
It's too soon to say what steps the United States will take against ISIS in Syria, President Barack Obama said Thursday.
Categories: International News

New Guinea volcano erupts

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:01pm
A volcano erupted in Papua New Guinea on Friday, spurting ash tens of thousands of feet into the sky.
Categories: International News

A rare glimpse inside North Korea

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 12:54pm
CNN's Will Ripley travels to North Korea, visiting an international wrestling festival and a slide-filled water park, said to be a pet project of secretive young leader Kim Jong Un.
Categories: International News
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