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Rare footage of Russian warning shots fired at sea

4 hours 11 min ago
CNN's Brian Todd reports about the relationship between Russia and North Korea after a tense confrontation at sea.

Drone catches shark stalking a surfer

12 hours 19 min ago
Amateur drone operator Christopher Joye noticed a shark heading for a surfer in Australia. Here's how he intervened.

Asian markets mostly rise after central bank decisions

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 04:58
Asian markets mostly rose on Thursday after the Federal Reserve cut rates, while Japan's central bank kept monetary policy unchanged.

Hurricanes rarely get close to Bermuda, but Category 3 Humberto may swipe the island tonight

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 21:25
The year's second major Atlantic hurricane is expected to deliver strong winds and large swells to Bermuda as it makes a rare pass Wednesday night just north of the Atlantic island territory.

Lay's potato chips are getting a new look

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 18:28
Lay's potato chips are about to get a packaging revamp. The redesigned potato chip bag and new logo give Lay's its first new look in 12 years.

26 children die in boarding school fire

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 16:54
Twenty-six children have died after a fire broke out in a boarding school in a suburb outside the Liberian capital Monrovia, a government spokesman told CNN.

US cities are losing 36 million trees a year. Here's why it matters

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 16:44
If you're looking for a reason to care about tree loss, the nation's latest heat wave might be it. Trees can lower summer daytime temperatures by as much as 10 degrees Fahrenheit, according to a recent study.

Three killed in speed boat record attempt in Italy

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 15:52
Three people have been killed during an attempt to break a high-speed power boat record in Italy.

Tourists told not to take these items to UAE

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 15:11
Your body lotion or e-cigarette could get you into serious trouble in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Dramatic fashion show staged in Victorian theater

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 13:18
Simone Rocha clearly has an affinity for historic spaces. In previous editions of London Fashion Week, the Irish fashion designer has staged shows at the 19th-century Lancaster House, a ballroom at Goldsmith's Hall, the gothic Southwark Cathedral and London's medieval Guildhall.

Amazon Alexa now speaks Hindi

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 12:40
Alexa now speaks India's most popular language, as Amazon seeks new ways to reach more than half a billion potential users in the country.

Hong Kong horse races canceled over fears of political unrest

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 10:15
One of Hong Kong's biggest revenue generators canceled a marquee event on Wednesday, citing ongoing political unrest.