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Israeli cabinet approves new settlement, first in 2 decades

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's security cabinet has approved Israel's first new settlement in two decades to compensate for the court-ordered demolition of a settler outpost

S. Korean ex-president jailed over corruption…

South Korea's disgraced former President Park Geun-hye has been arrested and jailed over high-profile corruption allegations that already ended her tumultuous four-year rule

Can President Trump pressure China to rein in…

Insight from Michael Auslin, director of Japan studies at the American Enterprise Institute and author of 'The End of the Asian Century'

Protester's arrest goes viral

Hundreds were arrested in anti-corruption protests in Russia. CNN's Fred Pleitgen sat down and spoke with some the demonstrators.

Flying Wild Turkey Smashes Through SUV’s Window

A New Jersey family survived quite the scare. As they were driving a rented SUV on an Indiana Highway. A flying turkey smashed through the windshield. Susana Victoria Perez (@susana_vp) has more

The Number Of Syrian Refugees Passes 5 Million

With the war in Syria in its sixth year, there are about 200,000 more Syrian refugees than there were 12 months ago.

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Venezuela court says it can take over Congress…

Venezuela's Supreme Court has ruled that it can take over responsibilities assigned to Congress

White House tells Russia probers: Come see intel…

The Trump administration invites lawmakers from both parties to view classified material it says relates to surveillance of the president's associates

US, Turkey deadlocked over Kurds' role in ISIS…

Rich Edson reports from Ankara, Turkey

China steps up environmental protection

It's a drastic role reversal for the US and China when it comes to climate change. As President Trump rolled back regulations aimed at protecting the environment, China's president was touting the virtues of environmental protection. CNN's Will Ripley reports.

Donald Trump's Face Used in Controversial Coffee…

People are upset about a new coffee shop loyalty card that leaves a hole punch right through President Trump's Face. Buzz60's Emily Drooby (@emilydrooby) has the story.

Brexit Begins: UK Officially Triggers Talks To…

The U.K. has officially told the European Union it intends to leave the bloc. This procedure formally starts the two-year exit process.

As war in Afghanistan drags on, Russia resurrects…

As America's effort to end 16 years of war in Afghanistan yields little progress, Russia is resurrecting its own interest in the "graveyard of empires."

Germany: Turkish spy list may be deliberate…

Germany's interior minister says Turkey's intelligence agency may have given its German counterpart a list of suspected supporters of a U.S.-based cleric to "provoke us in some way."

Shark found in puddle after powerful storm…

Reporter finds dead bull shark in debris from Cyclone Debbie

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The EU's Juncker warns Trump over Brexit comments

Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the European Commission, responds to President Donald Trump's Brexit comments

College Students Regret Most of Their Spring…

A new survey by ProjectKnow shows college students regret a lot of their spring break behavior. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

Scottish Parliament Supports Independence…

Scotland's Parliament is backing First Minister Nicola Sturgeon's call for a second independence referendum before the U.K. completely leaves the EU.

G7 culture ministers discuss threat of cultural…

During their first formal meeting ever, Group of Seven industrialized nations culture ministers discussed the looting and trafficking of cultural treasures by extremist organizations to support their activities

Trump, Denmark's premier meet amid Brexit, NATO…

President Donald Trump held his first meeting Thursday with Denmark's Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen and declared that the two countries enjoy a "truly great relationship."

Python swallows Indonesian man whole

A missing Indonesian farmer’s body was found fully intact inside a reticulated python

Russian Orthodox Church enjoys renaissance

The Russian Orthodox Church, persecuted in the communist era, has rebounded in modern-day Russia. CNN's Ivan Watson has the story.

Spiders Could End Human Race If They Wanted To in…

We all knew it and now it seems to be proven, spiders could end with human race! Theoretically but still! Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more.

Canada Might Legalize Recreational Weed In 2018

It was one of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's most controversial promises.

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Belgium warns against violence during Turkey…

Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel warned that the government will not tolerate violence as Turks living abroad vote on a referendum that would give Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan more power

White House vows to fight latest ruling blocking…

A U.S. judge in Hawaii has extended his decision to block President Donald Trump's revised travel ban while the state's lawsuit works its way through the courts

Expanding extremist threat in Afghanistan

An increasing complex web of terror groups like the Taliban, ISIS, and Al Qaeda becomes major national security concern for the US. Chris Snyder reports