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Missionaries and nurses trapped in Haiti as protests sweep country

6 hours 57 min ago
A group of 24 Canadian missionaries and another of nurses are among visitors stranded in Haiti by ongoing street protests sweeping through the Caribbean country.

Nigerians react with anger and confusion after presidential elections postponed

8 hours 15 min ago
It had been a long election campaign, fiercely contested and marked by flashes of violence, but Nigerians were finally looking forward to casting their votes in what is the largest democratic exercise in Africa.

In a league of his own, Hirscher is the skier that 'can't lose'

10 hours 8 min ago
How do you judge greatness in sport? Can you even compare athletes from different eras? Two classic bar room topics with no finite answers.

A WWI letter was found in a box of old papers after almost 102 years

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 02:51
A Canadian antique dealer stumbled on an unlikely treasure in a bunch of old papers she bought for a dollar -- a letter written by a World War I soldier almost 102 years ago.

Haiti President defiant amid deadly protests and calls for his resignation

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 23:32
Haitian President Jovenel Moise has rejected calls for his resignation and promised unspecified economic measures after more than a week of deadly anti-government protests.

India: Pakistan had 'direct hand' in deadly convoy strike

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 16:41
India said there was "incontrovertible evidence" that Pakistan had a "direct hand" in a bomb attack on a convoy that killed 37 paramilitary soldiers in Indian-administered Kashmir.

81-year-old is sole resident of remote, disputed island

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 15:31
In 1991, Kim Sin-yeol and her husband made the unusual decision to move to a lonely outcrop of islands at the heart of a long-standing territorial dispute between Japan and South Korea.

Vatican envoy to France under investigation for sexual assault

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 14:48
The Vatican's envoy to France, Archbishop Luigi Ventura, is under investigation for sexual assault, a French judicial source told CNN Friday.

How fake news was weaponized in Nigeria's elections

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 13:56
As denials go, it was extraordinary and more than a little surreal.

Third Russian linked to Salisbury poisoning visited UK and Catalonia before key votes

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 11:10
New details have emerged about a third Russian linked to the 2018 Salisbury poisonings by the investigative website Bellingcat. According to travel records revealed yesterday by Bellingcat and seen by CNN, the same man appears to have flown in and out of the UK and Catalonia multiple times in the run up to their referendums.

Bird ready to soar after dream start to season

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 10:19
Sam Bird says he's still pinching himself ahead of this weekend's Mexico City E-Prix after his stunning start to the Formula E season propelled him to the top of the drivers' standings.

How the tragedy of Appie Nouri changed Ajax for ever

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 09:47
"You never know [how good he could have been]," says a visibly emotional Danny Blind, Ajax's former manager and the head of its academy, as he remembers the impact Abdelhak Nouri had at the Dutch club.

What's next for Theresa May after yet another Brexit failure?

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 08:09
After British Prime Minister Theresa May suffered another humiliating defeat in the House of Commons, her Brexit plans are no closer to coming together than they were a week ago. In fact, last night's events have pushed Britain closer to a no-deal exit from Europe -- and put her strategy in even greater disarray.

37 killed in bomb attack on Indian paramilitary police

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 04:32
At least 40 people were killed Thursday afternoon when a bomb exploded near a convoy of Indian paramilitary personnel in Indian-controlled Kashmir, according to Kashmir police.

Australian couple grows giant vegetable

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 00:38
An Australian couple staved off pests for more than nine months to grow a giant cabbage almost as big as a person.

Trump admin pushes for tougher action on Iran

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 23:46
US and Israeli leaders continued to push for confrontation with Iran at the Warsaw ministerial meeting on Middle East security Thursday, strongly criticizing Europe as they did so.

'Clean slate' for soccer player who went to jail for sex with minor

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 22:14
A US soccer club is defending its decision to reward a footballer with a new contract, despite the player serving 45 days in jail for having sex with an underage girl.

May dealt another humiliating Brexit defeat

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 21:19
British Prime Minister Theresa May was dealt another humiliating defeat Thursday as lawmakers voted against the latest incarnation of her Brexit plan.