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As if their deadly venom and spiny

World - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 15:00
As if their deadly venom and spiny exteriors weren't enough, scientists at the University of Kansas have found that stonefish also have a hidden switchblade on their face that they can flick out whenever they feel like they're in danger.

Tina Fey returning to 'SNL' to host

Entertainment - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:14
Will she bring her Sarah Palin impersonation back?

She looks for a way home

World - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:14
For Sam Sally, a vacation was all it took to flip her quiet middle-American world of muscle cars, cotton candy and an Indiana packing company, into the horror of the ritual beatings, serial rape, torture and forced child propaganda videos of ISIS's so-called caliphate.

Plastic straw and cotton bud ban proposed

Science & Nature - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 13:51
Plan for a ban in England is announced as Commonwealth leaders are urged to tackle plastic waste.

Nasa's Tess: Planet-hunting satellite lifts off

Science & Nature - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 08:42
Nasa's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (Tess) searches for new planets.

Chinese President Xi Jinping is

World - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 07:00
Chinese President Xi Jinping is preparing to visit the North Korean capital of Pyongyang to meet with leader Kim Jong Un in coming months.

As Cuba's president for the past decade

World - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 07:00
As Cuba's president for the past decade, Raul Castro has allowed the Caribbean island nation to open to the world and to limited free market reforms, but always with the aim of maintaining the revolution that he and older brother Fidel Castro championed their whole lives.

Prime Minister Theresa May apologized

World - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 03:00
Prime Minister Theresa May apologized to those of the Windrush generation, who were brought to the UK as children but never received proper paperwork and lived with the threat of deportation.

Each year we produce nearly 300 million

World - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 03:00
Each year we produce nearly 300 million tons of plastic and by 2050 there will be more of it than fish in our oceans. Here are five things you can do to help reduce your plastic use.

Planet-hunter launches from Florida

Science & Nature - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 00:22
The US space agency's Tess satellite lifts off on a mission to find thousands of new worlds.

CNN's Patrick Oppmann reports on the

World - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 23:00
CNN's Patrick Oppmann reports on the man expected to be the next leader of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel, and the challenges facing the country.

For the first time in the lives of most

World - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 23:00
For the first time in the lives of most Cubans, a man not named Castro is set to take over the leadership of the Communist-run island nation. CNN's Patrick Oppmann reports.

Amanpour: Women have a right to speak openly about sex and love

World - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 23:00
Christiane Amanpour speaks out about a woman's right to share details of her intimate life after a "Sex & Love Around the World" contributor faced condemnation.

100 Women: 'Record number' of Nepalese women climbing Everest this season

Science & Nature - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 22:55
A record number of Nepalese women are climbing Mount Everest this spring season, officials tell the BBC.

Last of the wild asses back from the brink

Science & Nature - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 22:50
Wild equines are being reintroduced to the grasslands of Kazakhstan where they once roamed in large numbers.
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