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African food security on the menu

Science & Nature - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 15:55
African ministers and business leaders gather in Ethiopia to consider ways to trigger a green revolution and improve the continent's food security.

Neil Young files for divorce after 36 years

Entertainment - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 15:45
Neil Young has filed for divorce from Pegi Young, his wife of 36 years and frequent musical collaborator.

Welcome to Irish beach racing

World - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 14:49
The going is always soft and the only permanent building is a toilet block. It's the antithesis to the pomp and pageantry of Royal Ascot ... welcome to Laytown Racecourse.

Rivers' chilling death joke

Entertainment - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 14:49
CNN's Miguel Marquez explains the chain of events that led up to Joan Rivers being rushed to the hospital.

Elvis Presley jets for sale

Entertainment - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 13:16
Elvis Presley's last two jets, the "Lisa Marie" and "Hound Dog II," are for sale.

Paul McCartney signs letter urging Scotland to stick with UK

World - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 12:53
Beatles star Paul McCartney became the latest high-profile figure to sign a letter calling on Scottish voters to choose to remain part of the United Kingdom in a vote on independence next month.

Missing British boy with brain tumor found in Spain

World - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 12:00
A 5-year-old boy with a brain tumor who was removed from a British hospital, starting an intense international search, has been found in Spain with his parents, the Hampshire Constabulary posted on its Facebook page late Saturday.

Israel kills drone near Syrian border

World - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 12:00
Israel has shot down an unmanned aerial vehicle that entered Israeli airspace near the Syrian border on Sunday, the Israel Defense Forces confirmed.

The challenges of covering Ebola

World - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 11:54
CNN's Nima Elbagir shares the hardships of reporting on the Ebola outbreak in Liberia.

The man who hunted bin Laden

World - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 11:51
On Thursday in Tampa, U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel presided over a change of command ceremony during which Adm. William "Bill" McRaven handed over the reins of Special Operations Command to his successor, Gen. Joseph Votel.

London's Muslims fear witch hunt

World - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 11:47
As Britain announces a new anti-terror response, CNN's Karl Penhaul meets some Muslims who fear a modern day witch-hunt.

Four arrested over alleged Manila airport bomb plot

World - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 11:41
Four men have been arrested after allegedly trying to detonate a bomb at Manila's international airport Monday, state-run media in the Philippines report.

What's on ISIS 'laptop of doom'?

World - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 11:36
A reporter who has viewed the contents of an ISIS laptop says it contains a manual for a bio-attack, propaganda & more.

Paradise with a conscience?

World - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 11:04
A resort on remote Sumba has one of the world's best surf breaks, but that's only the start of the superlatives.

Cockroaches treat ailments in China

World - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 10:19
A Chinese roach farmer says business is booming. Bugs are sold to pharmaceutical companies for serious cash.

Antarctic waters 'rising faster'

Science & Nature - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 10:16
Melting ice is fuelling sea-level rise around the coast of Antarctica, a new report finds.

Beijing says no to open elections in Hong Kong

World - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 07:46
It's a decision thousands of protesters feared.

What North Korea wants you to see

World - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 07:03
On a tightly controlled trip, CNN's Will Ripley gets a glimpse of a country that has built an almost unassailable boundary between it and the outside world.

VIDEO: Greenhouse gas fear over meat production

Science & Nature - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 06:41
Global consumption of meat needs to fall to ensure future demand for food can be met and to help protect the environment, a study says.

Greenhouse gas fear over meat eating

Science & Nature - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 03:56
New research estimates greenhouse gases from food production will go up 80% if meat and dairy consumption continues to rise at its current rate.
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