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Jul 12, 2020

Duda declares victory in Poland's presidential race, rival says too close to call
Poland's incumbent President Andrzej Duda declared victory in the country's presidential election Sunday, but his opponent refused to accept defeat, saying exit polls show the election is still too close to call.

CNN World
Jul 11, 2020

How Cuba has managed to flatten the curve
More than 121,000 people have died from coronavirus in the Caribbean and South America, but as CNN's Patrick Oppmann reports, the island nation of Cuba has managed to flatten the curve.

CNN World
Jul 11, 2020

Five killed in siege at South African church
Five people were killed in a siege at a church in South Africa on Saturday, police said.

CNN World
Jul 11, 2020

French bus driver attacked over mask rules dies
A bus driver in France who was beaten up by passengers refusing to wear mandatory face masks died in hospital Friday, French Prime Minister Jean Castex and the victim's family have said.

CNN World
Jul 10, 2020

Man accused of killing eight police officers dies in shootout while trying to flee custody
A man accused of killing eight police officers in India was shot dead Friday while allegedly trying to flee custody after his arrest, authorities said.

CNN World
Jul 10, 2020

How the dramatic death of Seoul's mayor left a country divided
He was South Korea's second-most powerful official and a potential presidential contender. Now, the death of Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon has left the country divided.

CNN World
Jul 10, 2020

Merkel: You can't fight the pandemic with lies
German Chancellor Angela Merkel appeared to take a shot at President Donald Trump in a speech to the European Parliament. "As we are experiencing firsthand, you cannot fight the pandemic with lies and disinformation any more than you can fight it with hate or incitement to hatred," she said.

CNN World
Jul 10, 2020

80s rocker Jon Bon Jovi is washing dishes - but it's not what you might think
When rock band Bon Jovi canceled its summer tour due to the global pandemic, front man Jon Bon Jovi didn't waste a beat turning his focus to those in need in his own backyard.

CNN World
Jul 10, 2020

Japan to build one of the world's most sophisticated stealth jet fighters


CNN World
Jul 09, 2020

Seoul mayor found dead after massive search operation


CNN World
Jul 09, 2020

Theme park reopens with strange new rule
A theme park in Fujiyoshida, Japan, is banning screaming on its roller coasters to prevent the spread of Covid-19 and instead is urging customers to "scream in their hearts."

CNN World
Jul 09, 2020

Americans are rapidly shrinking their credit card debt
Americans' credit card debt is shrinking rapidly during the coronavirus recession. That's a sharp contrast with the last two economic downturns.

CNN World
Jul 09, 2020

Starbucks will require customers to wear masks
Starbucks will start requiring customers to wear facial coverings or masks in all 9,000 of its company-owned American stores beginning July 15.

CNN World
Jul 09, 2020

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, tries to stop her friends from being named in lawsuit
The battle between Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, and a top British tabloid is heating up.

CNN World
Jul 09, 2020

Walmart is about to give Amazon Prime a serious run for its money
Walmart is reportedly close to launching its own membership program that closely resembles Amazon Prime.

CNN World
Jul 09, 2020

TikTok is a national security threat, US politicians say. Here's what experts think
The short-form video app TikTok has quickly become a key part of popular culture in the US, serving as a platform for viral memes as well as political satire and activism. Facebook, the dominant force in social media, has tried to copy the app, but so far that has not slowed down its rapid rise.

CNN World
Jul 09, 2020

HSBC may have to choose between East and West as China tightens grip on Hong Kong
HSBC has carved out a lucrative role in global banking over the past 155 years by straddling the line between East and West. Now, a political firestorm over the bank's hometown of Hong Kong could force the bank to choose sides.

CNN World
Jul 09, 2020

Thailand could become the first Southeast Asian country to legalize same-sex civil partnerships
Thailand's Cabinet on Wednesday approved a draft bill that will legally recognize same-sex civil partnerships and give greater rights to same-sex couples, a potential first for any nation in Southeast Asia if passed into law.

CNN World
Jul 09, 2020

Australia suspends extradition with Hong Kong
Australia has suspended its extradition treaty with Hong Kong, Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced Thursday, as the country moves to offer a path to citizenship for those Hong Kongers who wish to leave the city.

CNN World
Jul 08, 2020

What will the national security law mean for travelers going to Hong Kong?
When it comes to desirable post-pandemic travel destinations, Hong Kong would be an obvious choice thanks to its capable handling of Covid-19 outbreaks, which has so far limited infections to just 1,300 cases in the city of 7.5 million.

CNN World
Jul 08, 2020

'Irresponsible' Bolsonaro being sued for taking off mask at press conference
• Flurry of corruption probes in Brazil over emergency Covid-19 funds • Israel had the coronavirus under control. What happened?

CNN World
Jul 08, 2020

Ivory Coast's PM dies after cabinet meeting
Ivory Coast's Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly has died, the country's President announced.

CNN World
Jul 08, 2020

Ivory Coast Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly has died at 61
Ivory Coast's Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly has died, the country's President announced.

CNN World
Jul 08, 2020

180 suspected victims of extrajudicial killings found in Burkina Faso graves, rights group says
The bodies of 180 men suspected to be victims of extrajudicial killings have been found in graves in northern Burkina Faso, Human Rights Watch said Wednesday.

CNN World
Jul 08, 2020

Israel had the coronavirus under control. What happened?
For months, Israel appeared to be an international model of coronavirus success.

CNN World
Jul 08, 2020

What happened when I tried to become French
Julien was a tennis instructor with steel shoulders, blue eyes and two terraces we could never sit on because he stuffed them both with his marijuana plants.

CNN World
Jul 08, 2020

Facebook ad boycott organizers met with Zuckerberg. It didn't go well
Civil rights and activist groups blasted Facebook's leadership on Tuesday after meeting with CEO Mark Zuckerberg and other executives to discuss the demands of a large advertiser boycott that now includes hundreds of brands.

CNN World
Jul 08, 2020

Men imprisoned for locking up kids as long as 10 days at internet addiction camp


CNN World
Jul 08, 2020

One million foreign students risk being frozen out of US colleges. Some might never come back


CNN World
Jul 08, 2020

Children in China locked up for as long as 10 days at internet addiction camp
A group of men who operated a self-proclaimed internet addiction treatment facility in southeastern China have been sentenced to prison, after being found guilty of locking children in solitary isolation for up to 10 days.

CNN World
Jul 08, 2020

China closes tourist spots in Inner Mongolia after bubonic plague case
Authorities in the Chinese region of Inner Mongolia have closed several tourist spots after a case of bubonic plague was confirmed this week.

CNN World
Jul 07, 2020

Gravedigger takes Covid-19 more seriously than Brazil's President
Adenilson Costa has worked at the Vila Formosa graveyard for a quarter of a century and he says he has never seen the fresh graves fill up so fast.

CNN World
Jul 07, 2020

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CNN World
Jul 07, 2020

Secret torture site discovered in shipping containers
Authorities in the Netherlands have discovered an apparent torture site hidden inside shipping containers, which were lined with sound-proofing material and filled with assumed torture devices, the country's National Prosecutor's Office has said.

CNN World
Jul 07, 2020

World leader gives young people unusual Covid-19 advice
President of Brazil Jair Bolsonaro touted the power of unproven medicine as he told the world he had tested positive for coronavirus. CNN's Bill Weir reports that his former health minister and a gravedigger have different views about the pandemic.

CNN World
Jul 07, 2020

Hack your mortgage by refinancing to a 15yr fixed


CNN World
Jul 07, 2020

Brazil's Bolsonaro tests positive for Covid-19


CNN World
Jul 07, 2020

New French minister faces rape allegations
France's newly appointed interior minister Gerald Darmanin could face a fresh investigation into an alleged rape following a court ruling, sources close to the case told CNN on Tuesday.

CNN World
Jul 07, 2020

Australia's second-largest city to be locked down for six weeks to curb second wave
• LIVE UPDATES: Florida hospitals run out of beds • Several English pubs forced to close again days after reopening • US is in a 'free fall' with Covid-19: doctors

CNN World
Jul 07, 2020

Europe's recession will be even deeper than expected
Europe's economy will contract more sharply this year and take longer to recover from the coronavirus pandemic than previously expected, piling pressure on EU leaders to finalize plans for a huge recovery package.

CNN World
Jul 07, 2020

Two cases of bubonic plague prompt crack down on marmot hunting
Russian authorities have warned people near the country's border with Mongolia not to hunt or eat marmots after an outbreak of bubonic plague.

CNN World
Jul 07, 2020

Running out of fuel at 30,000 feet
Imagine you're zooming down the highway at 70 miles per hour and the car's fuel gauge is on its way to empty.

CNN World
Jul 07, 2020

Former Kasabian singer pleads guilty to assaulting ex-fiancee
The former frontman of British rock band Kasabian has pleaded guilty to assaulting his ex-fiancee -- a day after it was announced he was quitting the band over "personal issues."

CNN World
Jul 07, 2020

Chinese authorities confirm case of bubonic plague in Inner Mongolia
In the Chinese region of Inner Mongolia, a city is on high alert. On Tuesday, they confirmed a case of a disease that has persisted centuries after it caused the most deadly pandemic in human history -- the bubonic plague.

CNN World
Jul 06, 2020

China steps up dispute with Japan over Tokyo-controlled islands


CNN World
Jul 06, 2020

Japan says Chinese ships spend record time violating its territorial waters
Chinese coast guard ships have twice intruded into Japan's territorial waters in the past four days, forcing Japanese coast guard vessels to block the Chinese ships from approaching Japanese fishing boats on at least one occasion, authorities in Tokyo said Monday.

CNN World
Jul 06, 2020

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro tells fans he had lung screening
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro told supporters gathered outside the presidential palace in Brasília Monday that he took a Covid-19 exam and that his lungs were screened.

CNN World
Jul 06, 2020

Bolsonaro tells fans he had lung screening
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro told supporters gathered outside the presidential palace in Brasília Monday that he took a Covid-19 exam and that his lungs were screened.

CNN World
Jul 06, 2020

Prominent researcher of jihadi groups shot dead in Baghdad
A prominent Iraqi expert on jihadi groups in the Middle East, including ISIS, was shot dead by unknown gunmen late Monday in front of his home in central Baghdad, media director of the Iraqi Ministry of Interior, Major General Saad Maan, told CNN.

CNN World
Jul 06, 2020

Mexico's President has a private plane, but is flying commercial to meet Trump during a pandemic. Why?
• Virus can float in air and WHO should tell people that, experts say

CNN World
Jul 06, 2020

80 artists wrote messages in the skies above ICE detention centers
Over Independence Day Weekend, 80 artists asked Americans to look up at the skies. Throughout July 3 and 4, messages related to immigration were written at 10,000 feet by World War II military planes, sky-typed over 80 sites related to the country's network of US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detention facilities, immigration courts, and the southern border. The idea was to bring attention to these facilities, which may not be familiar to many Americans.

CNN World
Jul 06, 2020

Airline replaces planes with trains
Austria's flagship airline is replacing one of its flights with a more frequent train service, in order to meet the environmental criteria of its recent government bailout.

CNN World
Jul 06, 2020

Prince Harry and Meghan say UK must right past 'wrongs'
Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, have encouraged Britain to reckon with its colonial past, highlighting the "wrongs" of its historic involvement in the countries that now make up the Commonwealth.

CNN World
Jul 06, 2020

What it's like to visit a country that doesn't officially exist
They have their own governments, passports, citizens and even currency in some cases.

CNN World
Jul 06, 2020

Why did 80 artists write messages in the skies above ICE detention centers?
Over Independence Day Weekend, 80 artists asked Americans to look up at the skies. Throughout July 3 and 4, messages related to immigration were written at 10,000 feet by World War II military planes, sky-typed over 80 sites related to the country's network of US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detention facilities, immigration courts, and the southern border. The idea was to bring attention to these facilities, which may not be familiar to many Americans.

CNN World
Jul 06, 2020

The bubonic plague is back again in China's Inner Mongolia
Authorities in the Chinese region of Inner Mongolia are on high alert after a suspected case of bubonic plague, the disease that caused the Black Death pandemic, was reported Sunday.

CNN World
Jul 05, 2020

These senior Indian couples found love again. Not everyone is happy about it
Evening is Asawari Kulkarni's favorite time of the day. She spends it sipping green tea with her new partner Anil Yardi.

CNN World
Jul 05, 2020

Time could be running out for the 747
The 747 is perhaps the most popular plane in Boeing's history. But the embattled aircraft maker could be getting close to finally pulling the plug on the once groundbreaking jumbo jet with the distinctive second-floor bulge.

CNN World
Jul 05, 2020

London pubs reopened and it was 'absolute madness'
• What English pubs look like now • Two Americans fined for breaking Canada's quarantine rules

CNN World
Jul 05, 2020

'Crystal clear' that drunk people can't socially distance, UK police officer says as pubs reopen
Drunk people can't properly socially distance, a UK police officer warned after finishing a late shift Saturday -- the first day that pubs reopened in England after the coronavirus shutdown.

CNN World
Jul 04, 2020

How much trouble is Huawei in?


CNN World
Jul 04, 2020

One of India's richest minority groups enjoys some of Mumbai's best rents. Here's why
"Imagine a world within a world." That is how Hormuz Bana describes the centuries-old community where he lives in Mumbai -- and which is in danger of vanishing.

CNN World
Jul 04, 2020

Analysis: Europe is distancing itself from the US and turning to another world superpower


CNN World
Jul 04, 2020

Europe is distancing itself from the US and turning to another world superpower


CNN World
Jul 04, 2020

Portugal slams UK decision to leave it off quarantine list as 'absurd'
The Portuguese government has denounced the British government's decision not to lift quarantine for people traveling from mainland Portugal as "absurd" and "senseless," saying the UK has seven times more coronavirus cases than it does.

CNN World
Jul 04, 2020

South Africa battles coronavirus and tuberculosis
Healthcare workers in South Africa worry that decades of hard won gains in the battle against tuberculosis will be lost due to a new focus on coronavirus. CNN's David McKenzie reports from Cape Town.

CNN World
Jul 04, 2020

Afghan who saved US lives and helped fellow translators escape danger becomes a US citizen
Janis Shinwari is celebrating his first Fourth of July as a US citizen.

CNN World
Jul 04, 2020

England has one of the world's worst Covid death rates. Now many fear it's about to drink itself into chaos
The thought of a pint of beer in a proper pub is a dream that has sustained many people in the UK through the tough months of coronavirus lockdown, but as the doors to drinking establishments in England finally reopen after four months on Saturday, a potential nightmare looms.

CNN World
Jul 04, 2020

Cracks in the Trump-Europe relationship are turning into a chasm
For more than 70 years, the transatlantic alliance has served as the unshakable foundation of European stability and underpinned the values of the US-led Western order. In 2020, it appears that relationship is being rethought on both sides of the Atlantic.

CNN World
Jul 04, 2020

The UK is reopening for business. London may never be the same
London has seen more than its share of crises. The 2000-year old metropolis has endured an influenza pandemic, the Blitz and several financial meltdowns over just the past century.

CNN World
Jul 03, 2020

Tesla stock topped $1,200. Here's how it could hit $2,000
Tesla's stock soared 26% during the holiday-shortened week, topping $1,000, $1,100 and $1,200 in the process. Tesla is now worth more than most blue chip firms in the S&P 500.

CNN World
Jul 03, 2020

Turkey convicts human rights activists on terror charges
A Turkish court sentenced four Amnesty International activists to between two and six years in prison on terrorism charges in a high-profile trial Friday, which the human rights group described as a "travesty of justice of spectacular proportions."

CNN World
Jul 03, 2020

Saudi consulate staff describe strange events on day of Khashoggi's death


CNN World
Jul 03, 2020

England unlocks travel with 59 countries -- but not the US
England has unlocked travel to and from 59 countries by lifting quarantine requirements, but visitors from the United States will still be subject to restrictions, the UK government said Friday.

CNN World
Jul 03, 2020

Which countries are reopening to tourists?
Although most governments are still advising against "nonessential" international travel, a host of popular destinations are beginning to ease their Covid-19 lockdown measures and border restrictions and are moving toward welcoming tourists back.

CNN World
Jul 03, 2020

Agency warns hundreds of thousands more could die from Covid-19 in Latin America
More than 121,000 people have died of the coronavirus in Latin America and the Caribbean so far.

CNN World
Jul 03, 2020

'Towering' musical activist laid to rest after week of anger
At least 81 people are dead in Ethiopia in massive protests that erupted after the killing of singer and activist Hachalu Hundessa, local police commissioner told state media. CNN's Eleni Giokos reports.

CNN World
Jul 03, 2020

A Russian billionaire wants to buy some of America's controversial statues
A Russian billionaire has offered to buy two controversial statues that protesters want removed from US cities due to their troubling ties to racism and colonialism.

CNN World
Jul 03, 2020

Bollywood choreographer dies at 71
Saroj Khan, a celebrated Indian choreographer behind some of Bollywood's biggest productions, has died aged 71, her doctor has told CNN.

CNN World
Jul 03, 2020

Celebrated Bollywood choreographer Saroj Khan dies at 71
Saroj Khan, a celebrated Indian choreographer behind some of Bollywood's biggest productions, has died aged 71, her doctor has told CNN.

CNN World
Jul 03, 2020

The tragic allure of Alaska's 'Into the Wild' bus
Fairbanks Bus 142. Probably you've read about it, seen its replica on a movie screen, or recognize one of its headier nicknames.

CNN World
Jul 03, 2020

Singapore is on track to face its worst dengue outbreak in history
Singapore has just begun to get its second wave of coronavirus under control. Now, it's on track to face its worst-ever outbreak of another viral infection: dengue.

CNN World
Jul 03, 2020

Trial begins for 20 Saudis charged Jamal Khashoggi's murder
The trial of 20 Saudi nationals charged with the murder of Jamal Khashoggi opened in an Istanbul courtroom on Friday, and his fiancée hopes the case will offer new clues to the whereabouts of the dissident journalist's remains.

CNN World
Jul 03, 2020

Turkey begins trial of 20 Saudis charged with the murder of Jamal Khashoggi
The trial of 20 Saudi nationals charged with the murder of Jamal Khashoggi opened in an Istanbul courtroom on Friday, and his fiancée hopes the case will offer new clues to the whereabouts of the dissident journalist's remains.

CNN World
Jul 03, 2020

Japan debuts new faster, safer bullet train
Japan's latest record-breaking bullet train doesn't only run faster and smoother -- it's also able to transport passengers to safety in the event of an earthquake.

CNN World
Jul 03, 2020

30 years ago, he was wrongfully convicted of murder. Now police have apologized for forcing him to make a false confession
South Korean police have admitted using violence to extract a false confession from a man who spent 20 years in prison for the rape and murder of a 13-year-old.

CNN World
Jul 03, 2020

Brazil, one of the worst hit countries, has yet to hit its peak
Despite having nearly 1.5 million Covid-19 cases, experts say Brazil has yet to see the worst of the pandemic. However, Brazil's second-largest city Rio de Janeiro has started to allow bars, restaurants, and gyms to reopen. CNN's Shasta Darlington reports.

CNN World
Jul 02, 2020

Hong Kong protest leader flees as government warns calls for 'revolution' are now illegal
The ramifications of a new security law imposed on Hong Kong by China are still unfolding, as authorities moved to outlaw a popular protest movement slogan and at least one prominent activist fled the city rather than face potential arrest.

CNN World
Jul 02, 2020

The real Russia hoax
President Donald Trump has termed the richly reported stories that the Russians paid Afghan militants bounties to kill US soldiers based in Afghanistan a "hoax."

CNN World
Jul 02, 2020

13-ton shipment of human hair seized
A 13-ton shipment of beauty products such as weaves suspected to have been made out of human hair was seized on Wednesday by US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Port of New York/Newark.

CNN World
Jul 02, 2020

It's a scary time to be unemployed. These people still chose to get laid off
Wendell Stinnett had been planning to work for at least another four years, maybe even eight. Instead he agreed this summer to walk away from the job he's had for 31 years.

CNN World
Jul 02, 2020

These are the safest restaurant tables
Americans are flocking to their favorite restaurants again, especially those that have set up outdoor and indoor seating that follows the rules of social distancing.

CNN World
Jul 02, 2020

'Sending the population to the slaughterhouse': Restaurants and bars open in Rio amid pandemic
A chilly wind ruffled tablecloths at the open-air restaurants along Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday. But it did little to dampen the enthusiasm of Pedro Assy as he prepared to open his simple eatery for the first time in more than three months.

CNN World
Jul 02, 2020

Another Refinery29 leader steps down after allegations of toxic work culture
Amy Emmerich, global president and chief content officer of Refinery29, announced Thursday that she is stepping down from her position immediately.

CNN World
Jul 02, 2020

Airline makes passengers wear face shields
Face masks on flights have quickly become the norm as travelers tentatively return to the skies, but Qatar Airways has taken this a step further, announcing that its passengers will be required to wear a face shield -- in addition to a face mask or face covering.

CNN World
Jul 02, 2020

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CNN World
Jul 02, 2020

Jeff Bezos is so rich he just set a new record
The economy might be a shambles, but Jeff Bezos' wallet couldn't tell. He's now worth nearly $172 billion, a new record for the world's richest person, according to Bloomberg Billionaire Index.

CNN World
Jul 02, 2020

Defiance and fear as Hong Kong settles into new normal
If Beijing thought a new national security law would guarantee a quiet birthday for Hong Kong, it was mistaken.

CNN World
Jul 02, 2020

Coca-Cola is shutting down Odwalla juice
Coca-Cola is shutting down the juice and smoothie brand Odwalla at the end of July.

CNN World
Jul 02, 2020

15-year-old girl among 370 arrested as China-backed law takes hold in Hong Kong


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