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Posted: April 26, 2017, 2:24 pm
CNN's Ben Wedeman speaks to a woman who lived in Syria and was married to a succession of ISIS fighters against her will.
Posted: April 26, 2017, 8:47 am
In the canvas expanse of the Shariya refugee camp, thousands of Yazidis live within hearing distance of one of Iraqi Kurdistan's frontlines with ISIS.
Posted: April 14, 2015, 6:42 pm
In November 2013, 19-year-old Aqsa Mahmood gave her father, Muzaffar, a long hug goodbye. As if it were a normal day, she said "Khuda hafiz," which means "May God be your guardian," and left the family home in an affluent Glasgow, Scotland, neighborhood.
Posted: February 24, 2015, 11:46 pm
US warships and submarines are on the move. North Korea has carried out its largest ever live-fire drill. Washington and Pyongyang are trading inflammatory rhetoric on a weekly basis.
Posted: April 26, 2017, 11:01 pm
Posted: April 26, 2017, 8:38 am
The first aircraft carrier designed and built in China was launched Wednesday amid streamers and champagne.
Posted: April 26, 2017, 10:57 am
UK Prime Minister Theresa May warned that the opposition Labour Party would doom Britain to a "chaotic Brexit" as she clashed with its leader, Jeremy Corbyn, in a testy final Prime Minister's Questions before a snap general election is held on June 8.
Posted: April 26, 2017, 1:10 pm
Posted: April 27, 2017, 6:05 am
Ivanka Trump, a top adviser to her father, President Donald Trump, went further than he has when it comes to support for allowing Syrian refugees to enter the US in the face of their country's ongoing humanitarian crisis.
Posted: April 26, 2017, 1:15 pm
Posted: April 26, 2017, 11:06 am
French police are questioning 10 people they believe could have supplied weapons to Amedy Coulibaly, the terrorist who killed four people at a kosher supermarket in Paris in January 2015.
Posted: April 26, 2017, 12:53 pm
France put its divisive presidential election on pause to honor Xavier Jugelé, the 37-year-old policeman who was killed in a terrorist attack in Paris last week.
Posted: April 26, 2017, 12:04 pm
It is often hailed as the beacon of a civilized society -- but is democracy in danger of failing the very people it is supposed to protect?
Posted: April 26, 2017, 4:06 pm
Media freedom has never been so under threat, with even "model" democracies losing their way in a "new era of post-truth," Reporters Without Borders says.
Posted: April 26, 2017, 11:16 am
Pope Francis surprised the tech world by delivering a TED talk on Tuesday night, delivering a sermon on the importance of interconnection and tenderness.
Posted: April 26, 2017, 2:05 pm
NASA's Cassini spacecraft has begun an unprecedented series of space dives that will see it plunge through the icy rings of Saturn, in the final phase of its 20-year mission.
Posted: April 26, 2017, 12:53 pm
Day five at sea in the High Arctic, and the news breaks early in the day. At 6 a.m, we're officially the most northerly vessel on the planet, reaching 81 degrees 16 minutes latitude. Not bad in a world of 7.3 billion people.
Posted: February 4, 2016, 5:40 am
In search of a hook up that might well save his species, the world's last male northern white rhino has taken to dating app Tinder.
Posted: April 26, 2017, 1:25 pm
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Posted: April 26, 2017, 7:55 am
Tawanda Jones, a 2013 Top 10 CNN Hero, and the young woman who nominated her reunite to share their CNN Heroes journey -- and reveal what's happened since.
Posted: April 20, 2017, 8:09 pm
How does CNN Heroes find everyday people changing the world? With your help! Meet some of the nominators who got to make their hero a CNN Hero.
Posted: April 20, 2017, 8:11 pm
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