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Japan's long-held global life expectancy reign is ending

6 hours 26 min ago
Spain will overtake Japan's long-held position at the top of the world's life expectancy table by 2040, while the United States is set to take a big fall in rankings, new research finds.

Teens among 18 killed in attack at Crimea college, Russia says

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 04:48
At least 18 people were killed -- most of them teenagers -- and about 50 more injured following an attack in Russian-annexed Crimea, according to Russia.

Return to Rakhine: 'Genocide never happened in this country'

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 04:46
As our convoy of white jeeps rattles along the dirt roads through a vast landscape of fertile farmland, it's hard to see any physical evidence of the 392 villages that were burned down in Myanmar's Rakhine State, other than the odd patch of blackened, decaying trees.

New satellite images suggest military buildup in Russia's strategic Baltic enclave

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 22:24
New satellite imagery shared exclusively with CNN shows Russia appearing to upgrade four of its military installations in Kaliningrad, Russia's strategic outpost on NATO's doorstep.    

Recreational marijuana is now legal in Canada

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 20:20
Recreational marijuana is now legal all over Canada.

Investigation closes in on Saudi Crown Prince's inner circle

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 12:53
The body of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi was cut into pieces after he was killed two weeks ago at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, a Turkish official told CNN on Tuesday.

France's Macron reshuffles cabinet amid scandals

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 09:09
A year and a half into his first term, French President Emmanuel Macron is looking for a new start.

Harry and Meghan visit drought-stricken area on Australia tour

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 08:13
Harry and Meghan's royal tour of Australia took in a visit to a struggling, drought-stricken farming area of New South Wales Wednesday, after stopping by the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) -- a lifeline for many in the vast, rural areas the state -- to unveil a new aircraft.

China fines faulty vaccine company more than $1 billion

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 02:24
A Chinese vaccine manufacturer that released hundreds of thousands of batches of faulty vaccines, including a number intended for use on children, has been fined $1.32 billion by the government.

Boko Haram executes second aid worker

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 19:59
An aid worker who was held hostage by Boko Haram for seven months has been executed after a deadline for negotiations expired, the Nigerian government said.

Saudis 'to admit journalist died' as family calls for inquiry

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 18:13
Saudi Arabia is preparing to acknowledge that journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed during an interrogation that went wrong, sources have told CNN, as his family calls for an international inquiry into his disappearance.

There is life after LeBron James, says Kevin Love

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 17:46
He may wear size-19 sneakers, but Kevin Love still has some big shoes to fill.

May's Brexit crisis a "Gordian knot,' EU warns

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 16:44
British Prime Minister Theresa May will face EU leaders Wednesday in a critical summit, as European Council President Donald Tusk warned of an increased risk that Britain would crash out of the bloc without a deal.

Pippa Middleton gives birth to a baby boy

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 16:37
Pippa Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge's younger sister, has given birth to a baby boy.

Volkswagen's diesel scandal costs hit $33 billion with new Audi penalty

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 16:02
Volkswagen has been fined another €800 million ($926 million) over its diesel emissions scandal, this time because of failings at its Audi subsidiary.

Meghan and Harry kick off Australia tour with baby gifts and koalas

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 13:57
It's been less than 24-hours since Meghan Markle and Prince Harry announced that they were expecting their first child, but the royal couple are already being showered in baby gifts.

Floating pipe set to start massive ocean cleanup process

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 13:10
A 2,000 foot-long floating pipe nicknamed Wilson is about to start its mission to collect all the plastic in the middle of the Pacific Ocean.