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Stunning international Easter eggs

CNN World - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 7:22pm
High-end Easter eggs are all the rage. See some of the most stunning creations from around the world
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12 dead in worst ever Everest avalanche

CNN World - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 4:00pm
A high-altitude avalanche Friday killed 12 Sherpa guides and seriously wounded three in the single deadliest accident on Mount Everest, officials said.
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Nigerian military retracts claim

CNN World - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 1:35pm
In an embarrassing blow to its perception from an increasingly skeptical public, the Nigerian military Thursday retracted a report that nearly all the 129 school girls kidnapped by suspected Boko Haram militants had been released.
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Earthquake strikes Mexico

CNN World - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 1:33pm
According to the USGS, the quake measured 7.5 magnitude and was centered north of Acapulco.
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Pope Francis leads Good Friday service

CNN World - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 1:19pm
Pope Francis on Friday evening was leading a service at St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican to mark Good Friday, the most solemn day in the Christian calendar.
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7.2-magnitude earthquake strikes southern Mexico

CNN World - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 1:16pm
A 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck southern Mexico's Guerrero state Friday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
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Mother slaps, forgives son's killer

CNN World - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:26am
An Iranian mother slaps and then forgives her 17-year old son's murderer in dramatic scenes at the gallows.
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Africa's Oprah?

CNN World - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 9:40am
Oprah, if you're reading this, for goodness sake return this woman's calls. Ask your assistants if there's a box of yellowing fax messages lying around somewhere in Harpo Studios -- she sent you one daily for a while.
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Saudi Arabia plans 1 km tall tower

CNN World - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 8:56am
Dubai -- long champion of all things biggest, longest and most expensive -- will soon have some competition from neighboring Saudi Arabia.
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'Degenerate' art Hitler hated

CNN World - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 8:49am
Christiane Amanpour looks at an exhibit in New York of art the Nazis labeled 'degenerate,' with historian Simon Schama.
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Saudi veteran intel chief quits

CNN World - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 8:48am
Saudi Prince Bandar bin Sultan, the man behind the kingdom's committed policy to topple Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, has stepped down from his intelligence post, according to the country's official news agency.
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Witness contradicts Pistorius

CNN World - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 8:47am
Prosecutor Gerrie Nel went on the attack again Thursday, trying to discredit a defense witness for Oscar Pistorius on the last day of testimony before the court takes a two-and-a-half week break.
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The origin of the Ebola virus

CNN World - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 8:44am
CNN's Isa Soares speaks with professor David Heymann, one of the people who first discovered the Ebola virus.
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Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies

CNN World - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 8:43am
Gabriel García Márquez, the influential, Nobel Prize-winning author of "One Hundred Years of Solitude" and "Love in the Time of Cholera," has died, his family and officials said.
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Controversial defamation case raises concerns in Thailand

CNN World - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 8:42am
Two journalists in Thailand have been released on bail in a controversial defamation case that has raised concerns over press freedom in the country.
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Why U.S. is 'trolling' terrorists

CNN World - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 8:38am
"We don't negotiate with terrorists," has long been the U.S. government's standard position when it comes to violent extremists. So why has it started bickering with them on Twitter?
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Police: Texts from trapped survivors fake

CNN World - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 8:27am
Disgust, anger and shock greeted statements from South Korean authorities that texts from survivors trapped inside the stricken ferry were fake.
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Pro-Russia protesters defy Ukraine deal

CNN World - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 8:19am
Diplomats from Russia, Ukraine and the West may have agreed to steps to easing the crisis in Ukraine -- but Friday will be the first test of whether those words will translate into action.
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The week in 33 photos

CNN World - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 6:36am
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Ancient tribe living in the past

CNN World - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 5:34am
The Hadza are one of the oldest people on earth. Today, they battle for land, and continued survival.
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