Skip to main content

International News

The week in 43 photos

CNN World - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 10:39am
Categories: International News

Lava flows from Bardarbunga

CNN World - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 10:19am
Lava flows from a fissure in the ground of the Bardarbunga volcano in Iceland. Take a look at the dramatic video.
Categories: International News

On the scene

CNN World - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 9:33am
Categories: International News

Australia raises terror alert level to 'high'

CNN World - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 9:29am
Australia has raised its terror alert level to "high" for the first time since the national alert system was introduced in 2003.
Categories: International News

Northern Ireland's preacher and politician Ian Paisley dies

CNN World - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 9:03am
Northern Ireland's former first minister and former Democratic Unionist Party leader Ian Paisley has died, his wife, Eileen, said in a statement Friday.
Categories: International News

The horrors of apartheid

CNN World - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 7:55am
Inside a dilapidated warehouse, underneath scattered clothes hanging from rusty pipes, a young black man is down on his knees. His feet are naked, his trousers rolled up to his knees as he beats his sodden shirt against the ground to remove the dirt from it. Near him, a cluster of men cut desolate figures -- some of them crouching down to wash their worn-out clothes, some standing, naked, trying to clean up their work-wasted bodies.
Categories: International News

Donations top $900,000 after UK dogs' home fire

CNN World - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 7:53am
A suspected arson attack on a dogs' home in the northern English city of Manchester has killed 43 dogs, shocking a nation known within Europe for its devotion to pets.
Categories: International News

4 guilty of China terror attack

CNN World - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 7:16am
Four people went on trial Friday accused of plotting a knife attack that killed around 30 people at a railway station in the southern Chinese city of Kunming.
Categories: International News

New Zealand election gets dirty

CNN World - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 1:22am
A political scandal featuring a hacker, a blogger, the Prime Minister and tech entrepreneur Kim Dotcom has erupted ahead of the forthcoming New Zealand elections.
Categories: International News

U.S. Army copters surprise village

CNN World - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 12:54pm
When a flight of military helicopters descended into a field in the small village of Gruta, Poland, on Tuesday, residents had reason to be alarmed.
Categories: International News

Women of ISIS online

CNN World - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 11:21am
Umm Khattab is an online foodie. She posts pictures of Vietnamese grilled chicken and other recipes on the Web, peppering her conversations, like many young women her age, with emojis and lols.
Categories: International News

ISIS vs. al Qaeda

CNN World - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 11:06am
One man more interested than most in what President Barack Obama will have to say in his address to the nation Wednesday night is al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri.
Categories: International News

Transgender woman's nightmare

CNN World - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 11:02am
Crossing borders as a transgender woman is always a challenge. There are many reasons immigration authorities reject you, but sometimes it's simply because they don't seem to understand who we are.
Categories: International News

Uncertainty in Afghanistan

CNN World - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 11:01am
Afghanistan has been thrown into political turmoil after a months-long dispute between two presidential candidates prevented a successor to outgoing President Hamid Karzai being named.
Categories: International News

24 selfies of the week

CNN World - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 10:53am
Categories: International News

Rhinos on a plane

CNN World - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 10:38am
It's been a bad year for the African rhino, particularly for those that call South Africa home.
Categories: International News

Whisky worth a fortune

CNN World - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 10:38am
The whisky glows like a candle in the bottom of the glass. Its aroma is rich, deep, musky, inviting. But dare I take a sip?
Categories: International News

True story of Soviet space dogs

CNN World - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 10:34am
The Soviets sent stray dogs up to conquer space. This is what happened next
Categories: International News

Russia charges detained Estonian security official with espionage

CNN World - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 10:29am
An Estonian security officer detained by Russia last week has been charged with espionage and could face up to 20 years in prison if convicted, one of his lawyers said Thursday.
Categories: International News

Monsoon season

CNN World - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 9:46am
Categories: International News
The Lady Bulldogs will be back on the court against Highland Park in Amarillo Tuesday night. The...
The Bullodogs will be travelling to Bushland on Friday night to take on the Bushland Falcons....
  BALTIMORE (AP) — Ray Rice was let go by the Baltimore Ravens on Monday and...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes