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Pope washes feet of disabled as part of Easter celebrations

6 hours 57 min ago
The washing of feet was a radical act in Jesus' time. It is no less radical in the modern era, with Pope Francis' decision to break with the long-standing papal tradition of washing only priests' feet, to include women and non-Christians in the symbolic ceremony.
Categories: International News

Inside ebola isolation ward

6 hours 58 min ago
An outbreak of the Ebola virus has spread to Conakry, Guinea -- a city of more than 2 million. Dr. Sanjay Gupta reports.
Categories: International News

Pakistan Taliban: Ceasefire over

6 hours 58 min ago
The Pakistan Taliban said Wednesday they will not extend a cease-fire with the Pakistani government, six days after a weekslong pause in hostilities officially ended.
Categories: International News

Russia: Disarm illegal forces in Ukraine

7 hours 27 sec ago
Diplomats have agreed 'all illegal military formations' in Ukraine must be disarmed, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Thursday after emergency talks in Switzerland.
Categories: International News

Mother slaps, then forgives son's murderer

9 hours 23 min ago
An Iranian mother slaps and then forgives her 17-year old son's murderer in dramatic scenes at the gallows.
Categories: International News

Potential air pockets offer hope for ferry survivors

10 hours 4 min ago
As almost 300 ferry passengers -- many of whom are high school students -- remain missing amid a massive rescue operation in the Yellow Sea off Korea's southwest coast, the wait on land remains agonizing.
Categories: International News

Witness contradicts Pistorius

10 hours 46 min ago
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.
Categories: International News

Snowden questions Putin on TV

10 hours 46 min ago
Edward Snowden asked Vladimir Putin on Russian television about Moscow's surveillance practices.
Categories: International News

Saudi veteran intelligence chief calls it quits

10 hours 53 min ago
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.
Categories: International News

Possible survivors inside ferry

11 hours 31 min ago
Some passengers purportedly sent text messages from aboard a sinking ferry in South Korea.
Categories: International News

5 Calgary students killed

11 hours 57 min ago
Five University of Calgary students were stabbed to death Tuesday morning in what the city's police chief called "the worst mass murder in Calgary's history."
Categories: International News

Kayaker spots rare oarfish

13 hours 1 min ago
Tourists got an up-close look at a rare oarfish when it swam in shallow waters along a Mexican coastline.
Categories: International News

When GIFs are high art

13 hours 2 min ago
When you think of GIFs, those never-ending sequences of looping motion, you're more likely to associate them with lightly humorous viral content than a respectable art form.
Categories: International News

Snowden asks Putin about surveillance on Russian TV

13 hours 2 min ago
Months after accepting asylum in Russia, U.S. intelligence leaker Edward Snowden asked Russian President Vladimir Putin some questions about Russia's own surveillance practices during Putin's call-in program on state television Thursday.
Categories: International News

Families: Nigerian military lying about abducted girls being freed

13 hours 4 min ago
Families of girls kidnapped from school by suspected Boko Haram militants are accusing the Nigerian military of lying. Despite the military's claims that nearly all the girls are now free, nearly all of them are still being held, the families said Thursday.
Categories: International News

Desperate search for ferry survivors

14 hours 4 min ago
The desperate search continues for passengers of a sunken South Korean ferry. CNN's Paula Hancocks reports.
Categories: International News

Who are Boko Haram?

14 hours 5 min ago
The militant group Boko Haram made headlines again this week with the abduction of more than 100 schoolgirls in northeast Nigeria. Most of the girls were freed, but the challenge of dealing with the group remains.
Categories: International News

Video sign of al Qaeda plot?

14 hours 8 min ago
Barbara Starr has the latest on a new video of an al Qaeda meeting and the questions it raises about U.S. intelligence.
Categories: International News

$250 million price tag for MH370 undersea search?

14 hours 9 min ago
A prolonged undersea search for the Malaysian jetliner could cost nearly a quarter billion U.S. dollars if private companies are used, Australia's top transport official said Thursday.
Categories: International News

South Korean ferry captain: 'I am sorry'

14 hours 10 min ago
Both the captain of the sunken South Korean ferry and the ship's operator spoke to the press for the first time today.
Categories: International News

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