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North Korean man arrested in Kim Jong Nam's death

4 hours 32 min ago
Authorities have arrested a fourth suspect in the mysterious death of the half brother of North Korea's leader.

George Takei: I hear terrible echoes of the past

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 03:50
On the 75th anniversary of the order that led to the internment of 120,000 Japanese-Americans, George Takei warns that Trump policies targeting Muslims and immigrants risk ignoring a painful lesson from America's past.

Anxiety fills vacuum at National Security Council

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 22:52
The vacant spot atop the National Security Council is triggering anxiety that the White House is ill-prepared to face a sudden foreign policy crisis amid fresh concern about politics at play in the Situation Room.

1993 World Trade Center bombing plotter dies

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 21:01
Omar Abdel-Rahman, an Egyptian-born cleric serving a life sentence for plotting the 1993 bombing at the World Trade Center and other terror attacks in New York, has died, a prison spokesman said Saturday.

The 'Donald Trump' Mexicans love to hate

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 18:54
In the Lucha Libre wrestling world in Mexico, there's a new villain for the crowds to boo.

Russia is testing US, Pentagon officials say

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 17:12
Some Pentagon officials believe Russia is testing President Donald Trump with aggressive moves across the globe.

1 killed in Belgium train derailment

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 15:42
One person has died and at least 19 people are injured after a passenger train in Belgium derailed Saturday east of Brussels, police in the town of Leuven said.

Bana Alabed visits Syrian boy who lost legs in bombing

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 15:37
Two days after losing his legs in the bombing of a Syrian village, a 10-year-old boy received a special visitor Saturday at his hospital bedside.

Pence: US will hold Russia accountable

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 14:22
Seeking to assuage European fears about refreshed Washington-Moscow ties, Vice President Mike Pence told leaders here Saturday that the United States would hold Russia accountable for its actions even as it works to locate new areas for cooperation.

McCain's speech targets Trump

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 04:33
CNN's Fareed Zakaria says Sen. John McCain's speech at a security conference was "directly about Donald Trump."

Why Asia's biggest bands are splitting up

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 02:33
Is K-pop past its prime? Or just having growing pains?

Trump's Russia crisis is just beginning

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 23:40
If President Donald Trump's administration thinks that Mike Flynn's departure from his post as national security adviser will bring an end to the scandal that ended his tenure, it is about find out that just the opposite is true. This crisis is not over; it's only beginning.

The precious jewels of Iran's 'sad-eyed' princess

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 23:18
Soraya Esfandiary Bakhtiari never imagined that one day she would marry Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, and that she would reign over her country, Iran. She was queen for seven years, from 1951 to 1958.

Palmyra treasures restored after ISIS hammer attack

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 23:00
Two sculptures from the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra, disfigured by ISIS fighters armed with hammers, have been painstakingly repaired by Italian restoration experts.

The evolution of Nollywood in pictures

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 20:05
Nollywood has come in leaps and bounds from the low tech productions it once produced, to big budget high quality features tackling a wider range of topics, from Kemi Adetiba's lavish rom-com, 'The Wedding Party', to Izu Ojukwu's politically charged '76'.

64-year-old woman gives birth to twins

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 18:57
No, this isn't ripped from the headlines of the National Enquirer. According to a hospital in Spain, a woman really did give birth to twins at the age of 64.

Malaysia to North Korea: Send DNA or we'll keep the body of Kim Jong Un's half-brother

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 18:44
In the latest twist in the bizarre murder of Kim Jong Un's half-brother, Malaysia says it won't release the body to North Korea without DNA from the Kim family.

At least 88 dead in Pakistan shrine suicide blast

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 17:40
The death toll rose to 88 on Friday from a suicide attack targeting the packed Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine in the southern city of Sehwan in Pakistan's Sindh province, a health official told CNN.

Dr. Sanjay Gupta: Lessons from meditating with the Dalai Lama

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 15:12
For the past two months, I have been a changed man. It is hard to fully describe, except to say my mood is mostly sunny and more patient than usual.