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Jun 12, 2021

Nigeria's president vows to fight militant groups and fix economy as activists call for anti-government protests
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari acknowledged Saturday the increased violence by armed groups in the northeast of the country and vowed to "soon bring some of these culprits to justice."

CNN World
Jun 11, 2021

Experts urge Americans to refinance in 2021


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Jun 11, 2021

Rubio says US must fight China's 'extraterritorial reach,' citing CNN report
US Sen. Marco Rubio said Thursday that the United States needed to fight back against the "extraterritorial reach" of the Chinese government to better protect Uyghurs around the world, citing a CNN investigation into the alleged deportation of Uyghurs from several major Arab countries at Beijing's request.

CNN World
Jun 11, 2021

Rubio says US must fight China's 'extraterritorial reach,' citing CNN report on Uyghur deportations
US Sen. Marco Rubio said Thursday that the United States needed to fight back against the "extraterritorial reach" of the Chinese government to better protect Uyghurs around the world, citing a CNN investigation into the alleged deportation of Uyghurs from several major Arab countries at Beijing's request.

CNN World
Jun 11, 2021

US-Russia relations are so poor that only a summit can sort them out, Putin's spokesman says
• Biden and Putin not expected to hold joint news conference following meeting next week

CNN World
Jun 11, 2021

Norway to proceed with sound experiment on whales
A group of international scientists has called on Norway to halt plans for acoustic experiments on minke whales.

CNN World
Jun 11, 2021

Norway to proceed with sound experiment on whales, despite protests
A group of international scientists has called on Norway to halt plans for acoustic experiments on minke whales.

CNN World
Jun 11, 2021

Biden and Putin not currently expected to hold joint news conference following meeting next week
President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin are not currently expected to hold a joint press conference following their high-stakes summit in Geneva, Switzerland, next week, two US officials familiar with the matter said.

CNN World
Jun 11, 2021

German Chancellor Angela Merkel to visit White House on July 15
President Joe Biden will welcome German Chancellor Angela Merkel to the White House next month, the White House says.

CNN World
Jun 11, 2021

China may not be a G7 member, but it's dominating the agenda


CNN World
Jun 11, 2021

The Americans locked up in Myanmar's notorious Insein prison
It was supposed to be an exciting trip home to surprise his parents in the United States, his family said.

CNN World
Jun 11, 2021

Peru's presidential election too close to call
Peru's presidential election is going to the wire with authorities in the Latin American country yet to declare a winner in a tightly contested battle between a political newcomer and his conservative opponent.

CNN World
Jun 10, 2021

Prosecutor requests prison for Peru presidential candidate Keiko Fujimori
The lead prosecutor in an ongoing Peruvian corruption case urged a judge Thursday to send presidential candidate Keiko Fujimori back to preventive prison in connection with an ongoing corruption case, even as votes continue to be tallied.

CNN World
Jun 10, 2021

'There is famine in Ethiopia right now,' says UN aid chief
Over 350,000 people in Ethiopia's conflict-ravaged Tigray region are experiencing dire hunger, finds a new report by the United Nations and other aid groups.

CNN World
Jun 10, 2021

Macron announces end of France's anti-terror Operation Barkhane in Africa's Sahel region
France is to end its years-long anti-terror mission targeting Islamists in the Sahel region of West Africa, French President Emmanuel Macron announced Thursday.

CNN World
Jun 10, 2021

What we know about the Covid-19 Delta variant first found in India
A coronavirus variant first detected in India in February has now gone global, popping up in dozens of countries and raising fears that the strain may spearhead a wave of infection that could overwhelm health care systems, reverse reopening plans and even potentially undermine the rollout of vaccines.

CNN World
Jun 10, 2021

Massive e-waste sculpture of G7 leaders appears near summit site
The Mount Rushmore-style sculpture, made from discarded electronics, aims to highlight the growing e-waste on our planet.

CNN World
Jun 10, 2021

US hopes to agree that ambassadors can return to Moscow and Washington at Biden-Putin summit
President Joe Biden plans to address the strained US-Russia diplomatic relationship when he meets President Vladimir Putin next week with the hope that the two leaders can agree to send their ambassadors back to Washington and Moscow after months with no senior diplomat being present in either country, according to three sources familiar with the plans.

CNN World
Jun 10, 2021

The Met will return three African art objects to Nigeria
Following recent moves by European museums to return African art treasures to Nigeria, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York announced Wednesday that it is sending three objects back to the country.

CNN World
Jun 10, 2021

CNN reporter: If there's one thing we learned in Honduras, it's this
CNN's Matt Rivers reports on the poor conditions in Honduras forcing citizens to attempt to cross the US border in larger numbers.

CNN World
Jun 10, 2021

Brexit trouble overshadows Biden and Johnson's first meeting
Boris Johnson's star turn on the world stage has already been undermined by his previous greatest accomplishment: Brexit.

CNN World
Jun 10, 2021

ISIS claims responsibility for attack on mine-clearing workers in Afghanistan
An Afghani ISIS affiliate, known as IS-K, has claimed responsibility for Tuesday's attack on international demining charity, the Halo Trust, that left 10 people dead and 16 others wounded, the SITE Intelligence Group reported Wednesday.

CNN World
Jun 09, 2021

Seven Nicaraguan opposition leaders detained ahead of election
It's been called "the night of the long knives in the tropics."

CNN World
Jun 09, 2021

Russian court declares Navalny groups 'extremist' ahead of elections
A Moscow court on Wednesday ruled that two organizations linked to jailed Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny are "extremist" groups -- forcing them to shut down and rendering their members ineligible to run in upcoming elections.

CNN World
Jun 09, 2021

Opinion: Netanyahu is failing, but not exactly the way Trump did
On Sunday afternoon, Benjamin Netanyahu went full Donald Trump. Facing a new coalition, led by his former protégé Naftali Bennett, with the seats needed to replace him as Israel's prime minister, Netanyahu went on the attack.

CNN World
Jun 09, 2021

This $22.5M condo could be the most expensive home ever paid for in crypto
Boasting ocean views and a 5,000 sq ft interior, this $22.5M Miami penthouse could be the most expensive US real estate purchase ever made using cryptocurrency.

CNN World
Jun 09, 2021

US Ambassador to Belarus says new sanctions are coming 'soon'
The United States, in coordination with allies, will impose new sanctions on Belarus "soon," US Ambassador to Belarus Julie Fisher said Tuesday.

CNN World
Jun 09, 2021

Biden and Johnson to agree to new Atlantic Charter during bilateral meeting
President Joe Biden and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson are expected on Thursday to agree to a new Atlantic Charter modeled on the historic declaration made by President Franklin D. Roosevelt and Prime Minister Winston Churchill in 1941 that set out American and British goals for the world after the end of World War II, national security adviser Jake Sullivan announced Wednesday.

CNN World
Jun 09, 2021

US will donate 500 million Covid-19 vaccine doses worldwide
It's been called "the night of the long knives in the tropics."

CNN World
Jun 09, 2021

Serbian volleyball player suspended after making anti-Asian racist gesture during match against Thailand
A Serbian volleyball player has been suspended for two matches after she was caught on camera stretching her eyelids -- a racist gesture used to mock people with Asian heritage -- during an international competition between Serbia and Thailand.

CNN World
Jun 09, 2021

France is sending a second Statue of Liberty to the US
New Yorkers have a surprise gift to look forward to for this Independence Day: a second Statue of Liberty sent by France. This new bronze statue, nicknamed the "little sister," is one-sixteenth the size of the world-famous one that stands on Liberty Island. On Monday, during a special ceremony, the smaller sibling was lifted and loaded into a special container at the National Museum of Arts and Crafts (CNAM) in central Paris, where it has been installed since 2011 in the museum's garden. It will be erected on Ellis Island, just across the water from the original, from July 1 to July 5.

CNN World
Jun 09, 2021

Watch sinkhole swallow up parked cars in Jerusalem
A sinkhole that opened up in the parking lot outside a hospital in Jerusalem has swallowed up several parked cars. No injuries were reported after police investigated the site.

CNN World
Jun 09, 2021

Fifth Nicaraguan opposition leader detained in 'night of the long knives in the tropics'
It's been called "the night of the long knives in the tropics."

CNN World
Jun 09, 2021

El Salvador is the first country to adopt bitcoin as legal tender
El Salvador has become the first country to adopt bitcoin as legal tender.

CNN World
Jun 09, 2021

EU Digital Covid Certificate: Everything you need to know
How travel will look in the near future is the question on everyone's lips, and as Europe begins to reopen its borders to travelers from outside the continent, the European Union has announced the launch of its EU Digital Covid Certificate -- set to allow freedom of movement around the bloc.

CNN World
Jun 08, 2021

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Jun 08, 2021

South African health minister placed "on special leave" pending investigation into awarding of contracts
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa placed Health Minister Zweli Mkhize "on special leave" Tuesday pending an investigation into the awarding of Department of Health contracts to a communications company staffed by former aides.

CNN World
Jun 08, 2021

South African health minister placed 'on special leave' pending investigation into awarding of contracts
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa placed Health Minister Zweli Mkhize "on special leave" Tuesday pending an investigation into the awarding of Department of Health contracts to a communications company staffed by former aides.

CNN World
Jun 08, 2021

Why it cost over $300 million to develop NASA's new space suits
Humans have explored the infinite abyss beyond Earth's atmosphere for over half a century.

CNN World
Jun 08, 2021

NASA designs new spacesuits for next lunar mission in 2024
Humans have explored the infinite abyss beyond Earth's atmosphere for over half a century.

CNN World
Jun 08, 2021

New audio reveals how Giuliani pressured Ukraine
• Analysis: Now we know how far Giuliani went for Trump • How federal prosecutors are pursuing Giuliani

CNN World
Jun 08, 2021

Mastercard Foundation and Africa CDC announce $1.3 billion vaccine initiative
The Mastercard Foundation and the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will deploy $1.3 billion over the next three years as part of a new initiative to acquire and deliver vaccines across the continent.

CNN World
Jun 08, 2021

Ratko Mladic, the 'butcher of Bosnia,' loses appeal against genocide conviction
Former Bosnian Serb army leader Ratko Mladic, nicknamed "the butcher of Bosnia," will have to serve his life sentence after an appeal against his war crimes convictions was rejected on Tuesday.

CNN World
Jun 08, 2021

Uyghurs are being deported from Muslim countries, raising concerns about China's growing reach
• Analysis: Can China still lead the world in tech without a new Jack Ma?

CNN World
Jun 08, 2021

London police officer pleads guilty to kidnap and rape of Sarah Everard
A London Metropolitan Police officer has pleaded guilty to the kidnap and rape of Sarah Everard, a 33-year old woman who disappeared while walking in south London in March, according to PA Media.

CNN World
Jun 08, 2021

Salvadoran woman freed from jail after 30-year abortion sentence
A Salvadoran woman who had served nearly a third of her 30-year prison sentence on charges of terminating her pregnancy and violating El Salvador's harsh abortion ban was released on Monday, activists said.

CNN World
Jun 08, 2021

England's Football Association to have first woman chair in 157 years


CNN World
Jun 08, 2021

Thailand begins mass Covid vaccine rollout using shots made by royal-owned company


CNN World
Jun 08, 2021

Attacked, rejected and harassed: Asians around the world speak out on workplace discrimination


CNN World
Jun 07, 2021

Can China still lead the world in tech without a new Jack Ma?
China has cut its global tech champions down to size, cracking down on antitrust abuses and undue risk taking. But the heavy-handed approach could backfire on Beijing by stifling an entrepreneurial spirit that has proven vital to the country's rapid economic rise.

CNN World
Jun 07, 2021

Blinken says administration is 'considering every option' to assist Afghans who helped US but lawmakers are 'frustrated'
Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Monday that the Biden administration is looking "at every possible contingency" to help thousands of Afghans who may be at risk of retaliation from the Taliban after US forces withdraw but his answers left lawmakers and advocates frustrated.

CNN World
Jun 07, 2021

Analysis: Five takeaways from Mexico's midterm election
The morning after his country's largest election in history, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador held his daily press conference, where he usually talks about his policies and answers questions from the media.

CNN World
Jun 07, 2021

Here's what Bezos' trip to space will look like
Jeff Bezos has announced that he and his brother will be on board his company Blue Origin's first crewed mission to space. The capsule known as New Shepard is set to launch on July 20th.

CNN World
Jun 07, 2021

Process to replace Netanyahu drags out as Israeli security chief warns violence could follow
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his allies are dragging out the political process, seeking to undermine a new government set to remove him from power, as the head of the Israel Security Agency warned of incitement to violence in the charged environment.

CNN World
Jun 07, 2021

Why electric cars are heavier than regular cars
Batteries are heavy. That's why, generally, electric cars weigh considerably more than otherwise similar gasoline-powered vehicles. Take the GMC Hummer EV, for instance. The Edition 1 version, which has lots of batteries for additional driving range and power, weighs over 9,000 pounds. That's roughly three times the weight of a Honda Civic.

CNN World
Jun 07, 2021

Why electric cars are so much heavier than regular cars
Batteries are heavy. That's why, generally, electric cars weigh considerably more than otherwise similar gasoline-powered vehicles. Take the GMC Hummer EV, for instance. The Edition 1 version, which has lots of batteries for additional driving range and power, weighs over 9,000 pounds. That's roughly three times the weight of a Honda Civic.

CNN World
Jun 07, 2021

Norwegian police identify body of toddler who died crossing the English Channel
The body of a toddler that washed up on Karmøy Island earlier this year has been identified by Norwegian police as that of Artin Irannezhad from Iran, who was previously listed as missing after his family attempted to cross the English Channel by boat in October 2020.

CNN World
Jun 07, 2021

'Not a part of the job description': Asians worldwide say they are facing more discrimination


CNN World
Jun 07, 2021

Last surviving liberator of Auschwitz dies
David Dushman, the last surviving soldier who helped liberate Auschwitz-Birkenau, died on Saturday at the age of 98, the Jewish community of Munich and Upper Bavaria said in a statement on its website.

CNN World
Jun 07, 2021

Peru presidential election too close to call
The first official results from Peru's presidential elections gave a small lead to right-wing candidate Keiko Fujimori, but the election was too close to call as of early Monday.

CNN World
Jun 07, 2021

Mexico's President projected to lose grip on power in midterm elections
Mexico's ruling political coalition is projected to lose its qualified majority in the lower house of Congress after a poor showing in midterm elections Sunday, according to initial figures released by the government.

CNN World
Jun 07, 2021

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Jun 07, 2021

Eldest sister cares for 6 siblings after parents die of Covid-19
India's brutal second wave has impacted children across the country. According to India's Child Rights Commission over 1700 children have been orphaned since the beginning of the pandemic. 577 lost their parents between April 1 and May 25 this year. CNN's Vedika Sud speaks to the eldest sister-- now the primary caretaker of a family of seven siblings who lost their mother and then their father to the brutal second wave.

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Jun 07, 2021

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CNN World
Jun 06, 2021

Here's what to expect at Apple's WWDC this week
Revamped MacBooks. Updated iMessage features. An overhaul of the iPad operating system.

CNN World
Jun 06, 2021

How a vaccination experiment transformed one small city
Hope has returned to the small city of Serrana, Brazil, after researchers vaccinated almost its entire adult population in a city-wide medical experiment this spring.

CNN World
Jun 06, 2021

El Salvador will adopt bitcoin as legal tender, president says
El Salvador will become the first county to adopt bitcoin as a legal tender, Salvadorian President Nayib Bukele announced in a video recording shown during the Bitcoin 2021 conference held in Miami.

CNN World
Jun 06, 2021

Attackers kill 88 people in northwestern Nigeria
Attackers killed 88 people in Nigeria's Kebbi state on Thursday, spurring its governor to pledge a bigger deployment of security forces on Sunday as insecurity spreads largely unchecked through the country's northwest.

CNN World
Jun 06, 2021

Azerbaijan Grand Prix: Max Verstappen suffers tire blow out as Sergio Perez claims win
Red Bull drivers Max Verstappen and Sergio Perez experienced wildly different emotions in a dramatic Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Sunday.

CNN World
Jun 06, 2021

Why Wall Street fears a global tax deal
Looking to fund big spending projects at home, the United States has an ambitious pitch for countries around the world: It's time to overhaul the global tax system.

CNN World
Jun 06, 2021

What to know about Kamala Harris' first foreign trip as vice president
Kamala Harris leaves for Latin America on Sunday under intense political pressure to stem the flow of migrants to the US, with lots of people asking what she's doing heading out on her first foreign trip as vice president before releasing a comprehensive strategy.

CNN World
Jun 06, 2021

Analysis: Boris Johnson will finally tell the world what post-Brexit Britain is for


CNN World
Jun 06, 2021

Thousands protest in Hungary against planned Chinese university campus
Thousands of Hungarians, some of them holding banners declaring "treason," protested on Saturday against a Chinese university's plans to open a campus in Budapest.

CNN World
Jun 05, 2021

Chinese women were already discriminated in the workplace. A three-child policy might make things worse
When Janice Zhang went job hunting in March, at every interview the 33-year-old was asked the same question: Was she married yet?

CNN World
Jun 05, 2021

Militants kill more than 130 civilians in Burkina Faso village attack
At least 132 civilians were killed in the worst militant attack in Burkina Faso in recent years, the government said on Saturday, after armed assailants laid siege overnight to a village in the jihadist-plagued northeast.

CNN World
Jun 05, 2021

Mexico goes to the polls in elections marred by violence against candidates
One candidate is a former boxer and promises to fight for people as hard as he did it in the ring.

CNN World
Jun 05, 2021

Nigerians can now be prosecuted for sending tweets following ban on Twitter
The Nigerian government has ordered federal prosecutors to arrest and prosecute users of the Twitter app, after a ban on the social media company took effect on Friday.

CNN World
Jun 05, 2021

'Let's talk at the right time,' says Casemiro on Brazil hosting Copa America
Brazil might be hosting the Copa America, but whether the Brazilian soccer squad wants to participate in the tournament due to the uncontrolled state of the pandemic in the country remains to be seen.

CNN World
Jun 05, 2021

Italy's 'tomb raiders' are capitalizing on the pandemic
The looting of ancient art in Italy is not a new phenomenon. It is at least as old as the Roman empire, which not only contended with its own tomb raiders -- or "tombaroli," as they are known in Italy -- but also pilfered riches from other nations.

CNN World
Jun 05, 2021

The pandemic is making it easier than ever to loot ancient treasures
The looting of ancient art in Italy is not a new phenomenon. It is at least as old as the Roman empire, which not only contended with its own tomb raiders -- or "tombaroli," as they are known in Italy -- but also pilfered riches from other nations.

CNN World
Jun 05, 2021

The pandemic is making it easier to loot ancient treasures
The looting of ancient art in Italy is not a new phenomenon. It is at least as old as the Roman empire, which not only contended with its own tomb raiders -- or "tombaroli," as they are known in Italy -- but also pilfered riches from other nations.

CNN World
Jun 05, 2021

Japan's birth rate fell to another record low in 2020
The number of babies born in Japan fell to a record low last year, the health ministry said on Friday, as more couples put off marriage and starting a family amid a global pandemic.

CNN World
Jun 05, 2021

Peru confronts a fork in the road as it chooses a new president
Two candidates with drastically different visions for Peru's future face off in a presidential run-off vote on Sunday, polarizing an electorate battered by the pandemic.

CNN World
Jun 05, 2021

Why Mexico's election is all about the man who is not running
A lot is at stake in Mexico's midterm elections on Sunday. With more than 21,000 seats up for grabs, this is the country's largest poll ever.

CNN World
Jun 04, 2021

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Jun 04, 2021

Vanessa Bryant slams Nike over 'unauthorized' shoes honoring late daughter Gianna
Vanessa Bryant, widow of basketball legend Kobe Bryant, has accused Nike of releasing sneakers honoring the pair's late daughter, Gianna, without her blessing.

CNN World
Jun 04, 2021

Top German Catholic Church official offers resignation over 'catastrophe of sexual abuse
The head of the Catholic Church in Germany has written to Pope Francis to offer his resignation over what he described as his shared "responsibility for the catastrophe of sexual abuse" by church officials, a letter published Friday reveals.

CNN World
Jun 04, 2021

Toppled statue of slave trader is going back on public display
A statue of colonial slave trader Edward Colston has gone on public display in Bristol, England, almost a year after it was toppled during Black Lives Matter demonstrations in the city.

CNN World
Jun 04, 2021

American teacher was jailed for child abuse in China in 2014. He still says he's innocent -- if only anyone would listen
David McMahon hated the design of his classroom.

CNN World
Jun 04, 2021

Russian tennis player Yana Sizikova arrested for sports corruption and fraud
Russian tennis player Yana Sizikova was arrested in Paris on Thursday evening for sports corruption and fraud in an organized group, two French law enforcement sources have told CNN.

CNN World
Jun 04, 2021

Few Israelis wanted a leader to the right of Netanyahu. Naftali Bennett is set to oust his old boss anyway
After the 2019 elections, Naftali Bennett's right-wing party failed to cross the electoral threshold and had no seats in Israel's parliament.

CNN World
Jun 04, 2021

Belarusian journalist Roman Protasevich appears on state TV as critics decry his detention as a 'hostage'-taking
Detained journalist Roman Protasevich has again appeared on Belarusian state media, to the concern of government critics who fear the young dissident is being forced to address the nation under duress.

CNN World
Jun 04, 2021

Britain's worst serial killers haunt a city, decades after their grisly crimes
Police excavations at a cafe in the quiet English city of Gloucester revived a half-century-old puzzle: What happened to Mary Bastholm, a carefree 15-year-old girl who went missing in 1968.

CNN World
Jun 03, 2021

The most important Tokyo Summer Olympics story is not related to sports
A version of this article first appeared in the "Reliable Sources" newsletter.

CNN World
Jun 03, 2021

See the 'brightest color on Earth'
Art and science can seem two opposites on a spectrum. One is creative and interpretive, the other exact and empirical. But an emerging technology known as Pure Structural Colour -- dubbed the "boldest, brightest color on Earth" in a new exhibition -- shows how interplay between the two may be revolutionary for both.

CNN World
Jun 03, 2021

New Zealand is a Five Eyes outlier on China. It may have to pick a side
"Could it be that New Zealand is turning into ... New Xi Land?" questioned an ominous voice over.

CNN World
Jun 03, 2021

Nicaraguan presidential challenger Cristiana Chamorro placed under house arrest
Nicaraguan presidential challenger Cristiana Chamorro has been placed under house arrest and could now be disqualified from running for office, according to local officials.

CNN World
Jun 03, 2021

India's critical wet monsoon season has started
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has officially declared the onset of the monsoon over the state of Kerala. The monsoon, which usually starts on June 1, is a few days late. But while the onset date is important, the overall forecast is much more crucial.

CNN World
Jun 03, 2021

Ethiopian government defends actions in Tigray Region, accuses critics of 'orchestrated attack'
The Government of Ethiopia has defended its actions in the northern province of Tigray, saying that it "condemns all acts that put the life and dignity of civilians in danger."

CNN World
Jun 03, 2021

When the pandemic brought her business to a halt, this chef tackled food insecurity with farm-to-table meals
Before the Covid-19 pandemic broke out, Chef Q. Ibraheem ran an upscale catering business and underground supper club in Evanston, Illinois. She was able to charge $250 per person for ambitious, farm-to-table, multicourse meals served in an intimate setting. After years of working to launch her business, it was finally taking off.

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