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    Breaking: Four people arrested in Philippines; accused of attempting to detonate explosives

    (CNN) — Four men have been arrested after allegedly trying to detonate a bomb at Manila’s international airport Monday, state-run media in the Philippines report. The explosives were loaded in a white truck parked outside one of the terminals at Ninoy Aquino International Airport on Monday, Philippines News Agency said. Counter-terror agents from the National Bureau of Investigation caught the suspects after a tip, the agency said. The investigation is continuing. TM & © 2014 Cable News Network, Inc., a […]

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    Israel shoots down drone near Syrian border

    (CNN) — Israel has shot down an unmanned aerial vehicle that entered Israeli airspace near the Syrian border, the Israel Defense Forces said Sunday. The UAV was destroyed by a Patriot surface-to-air missile, IDF spokesman Lt. Col. Peter Lerner said. “In spite of the IDF’s sensitivity to recent occurrences in the proximity of the border, we have repeatedly stated that we will respond to any breach of Israel’s sovereignty and will continue to act to maintain safety and security to […]

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    The 2-month siege of Amerli is broken

    (CNN) — Iraqi security and volunteer forces have broken the siege of Amerli and have entered the town, retired Gen. Khaled al-Amerli, an Amerli resident and member of its self-defense force, told CNN on Sunday. Iraqi state TV also reported that the siege had been broken. The news prompted a wave of celebrations across the town, which had been besieged by fighters from the terror group ISIS. Residents waved the Iraqi flag and fired celebratory shots into the air, al-Amerli […]

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    Fallout in Ferguson over questionable police actions

    (CNN) — One St. Louis-area police officer resigned and another retired in the continued fallout from questionable police actions in the days after the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager in a Missouri suburb. The moves bring to three the number of police officers whose conduct was called into question after the August 9 fatal police shooting of Michael Brown, an African-American teen shot multiple times by a white police officer. The three officers are: Lt. Ray Albers, who […]

  • Ukraine

    Russia could face new sanctions as the situation in Ukraine worsens

    Kiev, Ukraine (CNN) — As concern over Russia’s actions in Ukraine grows, European leaders are meeting Saturday in Belgium to discuss possible new sanctions against Moscow. The situation in Ukraine “has worsened considerably” European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso said in a joint press conference with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in Brussels. “The opening of new fronts and use of regular Russian forces is not acceptable and represents a grave transgression,” Barroso said. Poroshenko also said the situation had worsened […]

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    John Kerry: ISIS is a “unifying threat to a broad array of countries”

    (CNN) — ISIS is a cancer that must be stamped out, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry wrote Saturday in an opinion piece for The New York Times. Kerry called the Islamist extremist group, known for beheadings, crucifixions and terror campaigns against religious and ethnic minorities, a “unifying threat to a broad array of countries” that needs to be confronted. His article appears in the aftermath of the political uproar that engulfed the White House this week after President Barack […]

  • Joan Rivers

    Joan Rivers still in serious condition after suffering cardiac, respiratory arrest

    (CNN) — Comedian Joan Rivers is “resting comfortably” in a New York hospital after apparently suffering cardiac and respiratory arrest during a procedure at a medical clinic Thursday. Her daughter, Melissa Rivers, issued a statement on Friday. “My mother would be so touched by the tributes and prayers that we have received from around the world,” she said. “Her condition remains serious but she is receiving the best treatment and care possible. We ask that you continue to keep her […]

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    Animal experts say panda may have faked pregnancy to get more bamboo

    A giant panda slated to be the star of the first-ever live broadcast of the birth of panda cubs has lost the role — after it was discovered the bear is not pregnant after all, Chinese state media reported. Not only was it a phantom pregnancy, but zookeepers suspect the panda, Ai Hin, may have been faking it to improve her quality of life, theChengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding told Xinhua on Monday. Ai Hin, age 6, had […]

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    Ford ‘going global’ with 2015 Mustang: Taking popular car to 120 countries

    Work is officially underway on the 2015 Mustang, Ford’s popular sportscar. The automotive company is planning new things for this year’s model, too — the car will be sold in 120 countries by next year. Joe Hinrichs, Ford President of The Americas, said he’s confident the Mustang will do well globally. He said research shows it is very recognized from movies and television programs. Production began Thursday in Flat Rock, Michigan.  The 2015 model will be available in the U.S. […]

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    Joan Rivers rushed to hospital; stopped breathing during medical procedure

    (CNN) — Joan Rivers was rushed to the hospital Thursday morning after she stopped breathing, a source confirmed to CNN. A law enforcement official told CNN the comedienne stopped breathing during throat surgery. Rivers, 81, was taken in critical condition to Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City. “This morning, Joan Rivers was taken to the Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, where she is being attended to,” hospital spokesman Sid Dinsay said in a statement. “Her family wants to […]

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    HP recalls 6 million computer cords for fire risk

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — HP is warning customers: Check your laptop charging cord to see if it’s at risk of overheating. Hewlett-Packard (HPQ, Tech30) and federal regulators on Tuesday recalled 6 million power cords sold between September 2010 and June 2012 with some HP and Compaq notebook computers, as well as certain docking stations. They warned the cords could overheat and catch fire. Of the 29 reported cases, two involved burns and there were 13 claims of property damage. The […]

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    Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie tie the knot in France

    (CNN) — Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie married over the weekend in France, a representative for Jolie confirmed Thursday. The couple, who are the parents of six children, have been together for almost a decade. They got married Saturday in a small, private ceremony in a chapel at Château Miraval in the village of Correns. Pitt and Jolie have been the source of speculation about their relationship almost since the beginning. Tongues first started wagging after the pair met on […]

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