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Scotland vote: For the Queen, it's personal

CNN World - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 05:40
Let's not pretend Queen Elizabeth doesn't have opinions. She's human and must have strong views on the potential break-up of the United Kingdom, which she represents. What matters is whether she expresses those views in public, which would compromise her constitutional role to remain impartial, and could undermine the position of the monarchy. The Queen has managed to "stay above politics" for more than 60 years -- and with Scotland voting on independence Thursday she's not about to upset things now.
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The double agent inside al Qaeda

CNN World - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 02:13
For half a decade, Morten Storm moved between two worlds. Now, the radical Islamist turned double agent is lifting the lid on some of the world's best-kept secrets.
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'Historic moment' as EU deal brings Ukraine closer to West

CNN World - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 17:05
Ukraine and the European Union ratified a political and economic agreement Tuesday, in a step leaders hailed as a "historic moment."
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500 migrants die when human smugglers rammed boat

CNN World - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 16:09
Witnesses say as many as 500 migrants died in the Mediterranean Sea when their boat was intentionally sunk by people traffickers, the International Organization for Migration said Tuesday.
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Photos: British royal babies

CNN World - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 13:18
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Will UK stand for yet another war in Iraq?

CNN World - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 11:55
The murder of David Haines puts the United Kingdom and in particular Prime Minister David Cameron front and center in the evolving battle against ISIS.
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2 Americans killed by Taliban

CNN World - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 11:25
Three members of NATO's International Security Assistance Force were killed in an attack in Kabul on Tuesday, the coalition said.
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Impact of ISIS attacks on journalists

CNN World - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 11:20
CNN's Arwa Damon offers a war correspondent's perspective on terror group ISIS attacking journalists.
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The coolest posters in history

CNN World - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 11:08
1914 was a good year for poster design.
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Tech geeks revamp education

CNN World - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 10:30
Fresh faced and full of energy, five recent graduates sit around the conference room table. They all hail from a different African country, and they all have big dreams about revamping education in their continent for a digital era.
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Video shows cops attack Christians

CNN World - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 08:24
Church leaders in eastern China say that they are facing the worst persecution in decades. CNN's David McKenzie explains.
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Taiwanese jets takeover freeway

CNN World - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 07:48
Taiwanese military fighter jets practice emergency takeoffs and landings on the No. 1 National Freeway.
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Aurora borealis: Breathtaking views

CNN World - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 07:48
Enjoy views of the aurora borealis from around the world in today's one-minute escape.
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Will Scottish tradition affect vote?

CNN World - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 07:46
CNN's Max Foster visits the Cowal Highland Gathering to explore what it means to be Scottish.
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Volcano about to blow

CNN World - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 07:44
Thousands of people are being evacuated from the area around an active volcano in the Philippines after the country's seismology agency issued an alert saying a hazardous eruption could happen "within weeks."
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U.S. airstrike hits ISIS target near Baghdad

CNN World - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 07:33
A U.S. airstrike near Baghdad on Monday marked a new phase in the fight against ISIS.
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Police search for killers of British tourists found dead on Thai beach

CNN World - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 07:23
Thai police say they are preventing people from leaving a popular resort island after the battered bodies of a British man and woman were found on a beach.
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Nature's underwater light show

CNN World - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 07:20
Some sea creatures emit a neon glow known as bioluminescence. This remarkable camera lets it be seen on film like never before.
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UK party leaders promise Scotland new powers ahead of vote

CNN World - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 07:17
The three main UK party leaders gave a joint promise Tuesday that Scotland will get extra powers if it opts to stay part of the United Kingdom in a landmark vote in two days' time.
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What a shot! 34 sports photos

CNN World - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 06:40
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