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Asian markets drop as coronavirus death toll climbs

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 02:38
Stocks in Asia were broadly down Thursday as the death toll from the Wuhan coronavirus jumped to 17, deepening fears across the region of a potential public health emergency.

Saudi Arabia says it didn't hack Amazon boss' phone. Its crown prince was implicated

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 21:51
A forensics team hired by Jeff Bezos has concluded with medium to high probability that a hack of the Amazon CEO's mobile phone originated from an account controlled by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, according to a source.

Terry Jones, 'Monty Python' star, dead at 77

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 18:41
Terry Jones, a star of the seminal comedy group "Monty Python" who delivered some of the most famous lines in comedic history, has died, his agent confirmed to the PA Media news agency. He was 77.

Prince Charles: The planet may burn

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 17:21
Only a revolution in the way the global economy and financial markets work can save the planet from the climate crisis and secure future prosperity, Prince Charles warned on Wednesday

Watch Prince Charles' exclusive CNN interview

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 17:19
Prince Charles, the heir to the British throne and lifelong environmentalist, sat down with CNN's Max Foster for an exclusive interview at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. "I've always worried about the fact that so often, in terms of humanity, we leave everything too late," said Prince Charles.

Life inside ground zero of deadly virus outbreak

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 14:52
The Lunar New Year -- the most important festival in the Chinese calendar -- is just three days away, but in the Chinese city of Wuhan, there are few reasons to celebrate.

Greece gets its first female president

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 13:41
High court judge and human rights advocate Katerina Sakellaropoulou has been elected Greece's first female president by parliament on Wednesday.

First fires, then floods. Now Australians need to watch out for deadly spiders

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 12:43
Australia has already dealt with extreme fires, flooding and hail this year. Now experts are warning people to watch out for deadly funnel-web spiders due to "perfect conditions" for the arachnid to thrive.

Things have changed for Venezuela. But they're not what Juan Guaido hoped for

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 10:58
What becomes of an agent for change who doesn't change much?

These tigers spent lives in cages. See first moments of a new life.

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 10:24
Over the course of the 18-month "Operation Liberty" rescue mission, 21 tigers and lions were saved from circuses in Guatemala. Now 17 of those big cats will be arriving at a secret sanctuary in South Africa. CNN's David McKenzie reports from Free State, South Africa.

Chinese stocks slump as coronavirus spreads

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 07:18
Chinese stocks continued to fall Wednesday as a new virus spreads throughout the region, complicating plans for the millions of people traveling over the Lunar New Year.