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Aug 21, 2019

Children in UK living in shipping containers, report finds
Children in England are growing up in shipping containers, office blocks, and bed and breakfasts, a report into youth homelessness has found, as authorities around the country struggle to combat the country's crippling housing crisis.

CNN World
Aug 21, 2019

Amazon rainforest burning at a record rate
Fires are raging at a record rate in Brazil's Amazon rainforest, and scientists warn it could strike a devastating blow to the fight against climate change.

CNN World
Aug 21, 2019

China says it has detained a UK consulate employee
• Security ramped up between China and HK

CNN World
Aug 21, 2019

The man who's the real brains behind Brexit
• Johnson's Brexit move looks doomed already

CNN World
Aug 21, 2019

Alibaba to delay second listing in Hong Kong
Alibaba has delayed plans to list its stock in Hong Kong, according to Reuters.

CNN World
Aug 20, 2019

Asian markets drift lower as all eyes turn to the Fed
Markets are entering a holding pattern.

CNN World
Aug 20, 2019

Cardinal George Pell loses appeal against conviction for child sex abuse
Former Vatican treasurer George Pell will remain in prison after an Australian appeals court rejected the disgraced cardinal's appeal against his conviction for sexually assaulting two 13-year-old choirboys in the mid-1990s.

CNN World
Aug 20, 2019

Tourists make narrow escape as rhino charges
Video shows a group of tourists being chased for over a minute by a white rhinoceros at a gaming reserve in South Africa.

CNN World
Aug 20, 2019

Italian Prime Minister says he must resign
Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte told the Italian Senate that he will resign as he launched a scathing attack on the right-wing Interior Minister Matteo Salvini who was sat beside him.

CNN World
Aug 20, 2019

Hijacker shot dead after taking 37 hostage
A man who took a bus and its 37 passengers hostage on a bridge in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro was shot dead on Tuesday by a police sniper, according to authorities.

CNN World
Aug 20, 2019

Bus hijacking standoff ends after police shoot suspect
Police have shot an armed man who was holding an undetermined number of passengers hostage on a bus hijacked on a bridge in Rio de Janeiro ending the standoff.

CNN World
Aug 20, 2019

Baidu just gave its suffering shareholders a little bit of hope
Baidu has had an abysmal year. But investors aren't ready to write off the company just yet.

CNN World
Aug 20, 2019

Twitter cracks down on state media


CNN World
Aug 20, 2019

Another massive ocean garbage patch found
Within the Atlantic Ocean is the world's only sea without shores, its borders defined by the currents of the North Atlantic gyre. The Sargasso Sea takes its name from sargassum, a free-floating golden brown seaweed that is a haven for hatchling sea turtles and hundreds of other marine species who use it to feed, grow and hide from predators. But the sargassum is now home to objects wholly unnatural too.

CNN World
Aug 20, 2019

Rape victim at center of controversial abortion trial acquitted
A young rape survivor who'd been accused of inducing an abortion and previously sentenced to 30 years in prison was acquitted of all charges by an El Salvador judge Monday at the conclusion of a retrial.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Asian markets mixed after latest trade developments, China sets key rate lower
Asian markets were mixed Tuesday as China took the next, critical step in a long-awaited money management reform, and as the United States gave the Chinese tech company Huawei a slight reprieve in Washington's ongoing trade war with Beijing.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

High schoolers seen in video giving Nazi salute and singing Nazi marching song
Another group of high school students has been caught on video giving the Nazi salute.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Russia nuclear monitoring stations go quiet after blast
Four Russia-based nuclear monitoring stations that monitor radioactive particles in the atmosphere have mysteriously gone quiet after an August 8 explosion at a Russian missile testing facility, an explosion that has sparked confusion and concerns about possible increases in radiation levels, according to the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization. CNN's Barbara Starr reports.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Turkey says convoy hit by airstrike in Syria
Turkey's Defense Ministry has condemned an airstrike in northwestern Syria that killed three civilians and injured 12 others on Monday.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Turkey says one of its convoys was hit by an airstrike in Syria
Turkey's Defense Ministry has condemned an airstrike in northwestern Syria that killed three civilians and injured 12 others on Monday.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Couple face jail for taking sand from Italian beach
We've all been tempted to bring a little bit of paradise home from our holidays. But the urge has backfired on a French couple, who are facing up to six years in prison for removing sand from a beach in Sardinia, where they had been on vacation.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

How will a no-deal Brexit hit travel in UK and Europe?
The prospect of Britain crashing chaotically out of the European Union seems increasingly likely as time goes on.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Giant hand descends on New Zealand, disturbing locals


CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

The Winklevoss twins may work with Facebook again
Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss have long been known for their legal battle with Mark Zuckerberg over who invented Facebook. That was over a decade ago. Today they have made names for themselves as entrepreneurs in cryptocurrency with a company called Gemini.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Disney reveals when its streaming service will go international
Disney has released the launch date, prices and platforms for its upcoming Disney streaming service.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

NASA joins climate change battle in Greenland
This year is set to break a record for ice melting in Greenland and NASA has sent one of its largest missions to find out how hotter ocean temperatures are contributing to the attrition of glaciers in the arctic.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Opinion: What I learned as acting CEO of Cambridge Analytica
Cambridge Analytica made many mistakes on the path to notoriety. But its biggest mistake was believing that complying with government regulations was enough and thereby ignoring broader questions of data ethics and public perception. As the man who stepped in as its CEO during one of the biggest data privacy controversies of the past decade, I should know.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Governor reveals dead politician's affair at his funeral
The governor of Nairobi has ignited an explosive debate amongst Kenyans over the issue of children born out of wedlock to powerful politicians and their lovers.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Governor reveals lawmaker's affair at his funeral
The governor of Nairobi has ignited an explosive debate amongst Kenyans over the issue of children born out of wedlock to powerful politicians and their lovers.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Hong Kong's weekend of peaceful protests
Despite pouring rain, organizers estimate 1.7 million people attended an anti-government march in Hong Kong. CNN's Ivan Watson reports

CNN World
Aug 18, 2019

The great electric car race is just beginning


CNN World
Aug 18, 2019

Asian stocks start the week on a high note
Asian stocks moved higher Monday.

CNN World
Aug 18, 2019

Iranian oil tanker in standoff between UK and Iran leaves Gibraltar
An Iranian oil supertanker that was seized by the UK, a move that came amid escalating tension between Tehran and the West, was released Sunday and was moving away from Gibraltar, according to local media and maritime tracking site.

CNN World
Aug 18, 2019

Huge crowds defy police in peaceful Hong Kong protest
Hundreds of thousands of peaceful protesters of all ages returned to the streets of Hong Kong Sunday, in a massive show of solidarity for a movement that appeared on the verge of losing popular support.

CNN World
Aug 18, 2019

New Zealand finally trying to decriminalize abortion
Veronica was 21 years old and scared.

CNN World
Aug 18, 2019

No-deal Brexit report leaked as government effectively ends all EU law in UK
With less than 75 days until Britain is set to exit the European Union, a government report leaked to The Sunday Times newspaper reveals the disastrous effects a no-deal Brexit would unleash on the country.

CNN World
Aug 17, 2019

US makes last-ditch attempt to stop Iranian supertanker setting sail
The United States has unsealed a warrant for the seizure of an Iranian oil tanker anchored off the coast of Gibraltar. It is the latest twist involving the vessel at the center of a standoff between Tehran and the West.

CNN World
Aug 17, 2019

Real Madrid heads into the new season with more questions than answers
Zinedine Zidane's second coming at Real Madrid proved the Frenchman is no miracle worker.

CNN World
Aug 17, 2019

What a mysterious explosion tells us about Russia's 'doomsday weapon'
An explosion. An abruptly-canceled village evacuation. Five dead nuclear experts. And a few traces of radioactive iodine in the air over the northern Norwegian coastline.

CNN World
Aug 16, 2019

Saudi judge denies mom custody for exposing child to Western culture
American Bethany Vierra lives in Saudi Arabia where she was denied custody of her Saudi Arabian daughter Zaina by a judge for fear of exposing the child to Western culture.

CNN World
Aug 16, 2019

Goodbye, old iPhone: This could be 40X better


CNN World
Aug 16, 2019

Trump is interested in buying Greenland, but why?
President Donald Trump has expressed an interest in buying Greenland, an autonomous Danish territory. But is it even for sale and would the United States want it?

CNN World
Aug 16, 2019

Hong Kong officials deny protesters a permit for Sunday march
Hong Kong officials have denied permits for a march organized this Sunday by the same group that coordinated massive marches earlier this summer.

CNN World
Aug 16, 2019

The world's scariest roller coaster drops
Roller coaster fans savor every second of the ride, but there's something really special about that big drop.

CNN World
Aug 16, 2019

Hong Kong protesters call for 'Mulan' boycott


CNN World
Aug 16, 2019

London Stock Exchange hit by delay
The London Stock Exchange is investigating an issue that is preventing some stocks from trading.

CNN World
Aug 16, 2019

North Korea: No wish to talk with South Korea
North Korea fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the waters off its east coast Friday morning, just minutes before Pyongyang vowed to cut off dialogue with Seoul and referred to South Korean President Moon Jae-in as an "impudent guy."

CNN World
Aug 16, 2019

Trump's Israel power play puts political goals over US interests
• Israel bars lawmakers after Trump tweet

CNN World
Aug 16, 2019

Hong Kong housing in short supply
Being one of the most densely populated cities on Earth, living spaces in Hong Kong are in short supply. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Asian markets mixed as trade and recession worries linger
Asian markets were mixed on Friday as worries linger over US-China trade tensions and a global slowdown.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Thousands protest for Kashmir, ahead of Security Council meeting
Thousands of people surrounded the Indian High Commission in central London on Thursday in support of Kashmir, ahead of a planned closed-door consultation by the UN Security Council over New Delhi's decision to strip autonomy from its part of the disputed Himalayan region.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Is the 'super weapon' behind the Russia nuclear incident?
Russia is offering little information or details after a missile explosion left five scientists dead. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh takes a deeper look into what may have caused the incident.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Hong Kong police tell their side as more protests planned
• Traveling to Hong Kong? What you need to know • US may have supplied tear gas used against protesters

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Inside WeWork, one couple wields control
In the early days of WeWork, the two people most associated with the company were cofounders Adam Neumann and Miguel McKelvey. As they grew the brand, the pair was interviewed and photographed, together and separately, by numerous publications.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Seized Iranian tanker released despite US efforts to halt the move


CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Triathletes disqualified for holding hands
Two British triathletes were disqualified from an Olympics qualification race in Tokyo for crossing the finish line hand-in-hand.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Norway detects radioactive iodine
The Norwegian Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority on Thursday said "tiny amounts of radioactive iodine" had been detected at an air-filter station, one week after a mystery-shrouded explosion at a Russian military test range.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Global recession may be coming soon
On Tuesday, equity markets across the globe jumped at the news that the Trump administration would to delay some of the new tariffs on China it had announced earlier this month. But just one day later, global stock markets sold off hard due to ever-weakening economic data in Europe and Asia and further yield curve inversions.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Hong Kong spends billions to avert recession
Hong Kong is pumping billions of dollars into its economy in a bid to avert a recession as the city's political crisis disrupts business and slams financial markets.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Jet crash-lands in field after striking flock of gulls
A Russian passenger jet flew into a flock of birds then crash-landed in a cornfield just outside a Moscow airport, according to Russia's Federal Air Transport Agency.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Is Hong Kong still safe to visit?
Over the past 10 weeks, shocking images have emerged from Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests: tear gas has been fired outside shops, protesters and police have clashed in dramatic face-offs, and thousands of demonstrators occupied the city's airport.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Traveling to Hong Kong? Here's what you need to know
Over the past 10 weeks, shocking images have emerged from Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests: tear gas has been fired outside shops, protesters and police have clashed in dramatic face-offs, and thousands of demonstrators occupied the city's airport.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Mob violence tests limits in Hong Kong


CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Promoter defends Joshua-Ruiz fight in Saudi Arabia


CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Missing teen may have died from starvation and stress, say police
Malaysian police say 15-year-old Nora Quoirin, who went missing from a jungle resort, died from intestinal bleeding caused by starvation and stress.

CNN World
Aug 14, 2019

Asian markets roiled by recession fears
Asian markets were roiled by recession fears Thursday. Several major indexes all dropped at the open, following Wall Street's worst day of the year.

CNN World
Aug 14, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn threatens no-confidence vote to stop no-deal Brexit
UK opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn has set out his plan to stop Boris Johnson from leading the country into what many fear could be a catastrophic 'no-deal' Brexit.

CNN World
Aug 14, 2019

Microsoft warns Windows 10 users to update immediately
Microsoft is warning Windows 10 users to update their operating system immediately because of two "critical" vulnerabilities.

CNN World
Aug 14, 2019

Sala and pilot exposed to carbon monoxide before crash, investigators say
Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala and his pilot were exposed to high levels of carbon monoxide inside the cockpit of their plane before it crashed into the English Channel in January, investigators say.

CNN World
Aug 14, 2019

Russian riot officer filmed punching woman
Russian authorities have opened an investigation into a widely-condemned incident of a riot police officer punching a woman in the stomach during protests in Moscow.

CNN World
Aug 14, 2019

Jailed Saudi activist rejects deal to deny torture for release, says family
Jailed Saudi women's rights activist Loujain al-Hathloul has rejected a release deal that would have granted her freedom in exchange for denying that she was subjected to torture, according to her family.

CNN World
Aug 14, 2019

Top soccer coach: Equal pay 'ridiculous'
Football coach and former player Frank de Boer has been criticized for calling equal pay at international level a "ridiculous" idea.

CNN World
Aug 14, 2019

Russian riot officer filmed punching woman in Moscow
Russian authorities have opened an investigation into a widely-condemned incident of a riot police officer punching a woman in the stomach during protests in Moscow.

CNN World
Aug 14, 2019

Sexist ads banned over gender stereotypes
An advertisement juxtaposing male astronauts with a woman sitting by a stroller, and another depicting two hapless dads, are the first casualties of a British ban on gender stereotypes in advertising.

CNN World
Aug 14, 2019

Global trade wars end 'golden decade' for fourth largest economy


CNN World
Aug 14, 2019

Officer appears to draw weapon after protesters beat him
Video taken by the Wall Street Journal's Mike Bird appears to show an officer pull a weapon on protesters who were assaulting him during demonstrations at Hong Kong's international airport.

CNN World
Aug 14, 2019

Israeli flight attendant dies after contracting measles
An Israeli flight attendant and mother of three has died of measles.

CNN World
Aug 13, 2019

Meet the shopkeepers surviving in the internet age


CNN World
Aug 13, 2019

US investigating possible case of 'friendly fire' in Iraq
The US military announced Tuesday that a US contractor was killed in Iraq Saturday during an incident that also resulted in the death of a US Marine.

CNN World
Aug 13, 2019

Explosion may have revealed some of Putin's deepest secrets
An explosion in northern Russia may have exposed secret information about the country's nuclear facilities. CNN's Brian Todd reports.

CNN World
Aug 13, 2019

737 Max crisis could destroy Boeing's plans for new plane
Problems with Boeing's 737 Max killed 346 people. The plane's grounding has cost the company billions of dollars and caused problems for airlines around the globe.

CNN World
Aug 13, 2019

Snapchat creators earn serious money from making photo filters
Eighteen-year-old Ana Casciello couldn't find a filter she wanted for her Snapchat photo that matched her personal style.

CNN World
Aug 13, 2019

1 million jobs are at risk in India as auto sales slump
Just two years ago, India's huge car market was booming and global players were rushing to invest. Now it's been slammed into reverse.

CNN World
Aug 13, 2019

1 million jobs are at risk in India auto sales slump
Just two years ago, India's huge car market was booming and global players were rushing to invest. Now it's been slammed into reverse.

CNN World
Aug 13, 2019

Police clash with protesters at Hong Kong airport
Police in riot gear clash with protesters at the Hong Kong international airport.

CNN World
Aug 13, 2019

Istanbul bar owners braced for English soccer fans
Running out of beer is simply not an option for Istanbul's bar owners with Chelsea and Liverpool facing off against each other in the first all-English UEFA Super Cup final on Wednesday.

CNN World
Aug 13, 2019

Hong Kong leader's stark warning
Hong Kong's airport has been thrown into chaos for the second day in a row, with all check-ins suspended and dozens of outgoing flights canceled.

CNN World
Aug 13, 2019

Kremlin breaks silence on suspected nuclear missile explosion
The Kremlin broke its silence Tuesday on the apparent explosion of a nuclear-powered cruise missile during a test, saying that accidents "happen" but that Russia remained "far ahead" in the development of advanced weaponry.

CNN World
Aug 13, 2019

Singapore is heading for a recession
Singapore could be heading for a recession after it reported a big drop in economic activity in the second quarter of the year.

CNN World
Aug 13, 2019

Putin's private army tightens Moscow's grip on Africa
• WATCH: Meet the chain-smoking former Wagner mercenary • WATCH: Russian mercenaries creep into Africa

CNN World
Aug 13, 2019

Hundreds of protesters blocked security gates at one of world's largest commuter hubs
Hong Kong's airport has been thrown into chaos for the second day in a row, with all check-ins suspended and dozens of outgoing flights canceled.

CNN World
Aug 13, 2019

Priyanka Chopra's blind patriotism
"Whenever you're done venting ... got it, done? Okay, cool," is the dismissive way Bollywood starlet and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Priyanka Chopra began her response to a question posed by Ayesha Malik, a Pakistani woman, who confronted the actress over why (despite her role as a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador) she had "encourage[ed] nuclear war against Pakistan"

CNN World
Aug 13, 2019

Hong Kong pushed to 'brink of no return'
Violent protests are pushing Hong Kong "to the brink of no return," the city's leader warned Tuesday, as airport protests continued to disrupt flights in and out of the Asian financial hub.

CNN World
Aug 13, 2019

Scientists one step closer to Ebola cure
The World Health Organization has decided to narrow an experiment with Ebola patients to two treatments that show real promise.

CNN World
Aug 13, 2019

Russian mercenaries creep into Africa
Russia wants to re-assert itself as a major player in Africa. What's the strategy? Putin's private army and some clever PR.

CNN World
Aug 12, 2019

Evidence found of Babylonian conquest of Jerusalem
Archaeologists excavating on Mount Zion in Jerusalem have uncovered evidence of the Babylonian conquest of the city, appearing to confirm a Biblical account of its destruction.

CNN World
Aug 12, 2019

Flight disruptions continue as Hong Kong airport protests enter fifth day
Passengers in Hong Kong are still experiencing flight disruptions on Tuesday, as pro-democracy protests at the world's eighth biggest airport look set to enter their fifth day.

CNN World
Aug 12, 2019

Yemen's civil war within a civil war
Last Wednesday, fighting broke out in the coastal city of Aden, the temporary seat of the internationally recognized government of Yemen.

CNN World
Aug 12, 2019

John Bolton pushes for Brexit
National security adviser John Bolton voiced the Trump administration's full-throated support of the new British prime minister's push to leave the European Union, saying the US even supports a no-deal "Brexit' during a visit to London to fortify the once strained US-UK relationship.

CNN World
Aug 12, 2019

Two new Ebola treatments show promise in the fight against the outbreak in Congo
The World Health Organization has decided to narrow an experiment with Ebola patients to two treatments that show real promise.

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