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Nigeria: Families say girls still held 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:05:24 EDT 
    Three days after heavily armed men raided a Nigerian school and seized 129 girls, the fate of 8 is still unclear.


Radical cleric's NYC trial begins 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:42:26 EDT 
    The trial of Abu Hamza al-Masri, a radical Islamic cleric accused of conspiring to kidnap Americans in Yemen and planning to establish a jihad training camp in rural Oregon, began Thursday in federal court in Manhattan.


Witness contradicts Pistorius' story 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:07:44 EDT 
    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.


Study: U.S. 'wary of futuristic tech' 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 03:59:18 EDT 
    Americans are generally excited about the new technology they expect to see in their lifetimes. But when confronted with some advances that already appear possible -- from skies filled with drones to meat made in a lab -- they get nervous.


Mom who drove into ocean charged 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:04:11 EDT 
    A New Jersey woman accused of driving a van with her three teenage children into a river has been charged with attempted murder, weeks after a Florida woman drove a minivan with her three children into the Atlantic Ocean.


Salsa legend 'Cheo' Feliciano dies 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:03:19 EDT 
    Jose Luis "Cheo" Feliciano, a giant of salsa music and Puerto Rican legend, died in a car crash early Thursday morning in San Juan, police said. He was 78.


Federer to miss French Open for baby? 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:14:27 EDT 
    Roger Federer is prepared to miss next month's French Open to be at the birth of his new baby.


Brilliant Madrid top Barca for Copa win 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:55:35 EDT 
    It may have cost a reported $134 million to bring Gareth Bale to Spain, but on Wednesday he scored a priceless goal as Real Madrid beat archrivals Barcelona 2-1 to win the Copa del Rey.


'X-Men' director hit with sex abuse suit 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:53:50 EDT 
    A lawsuit filed Wednesday accuses "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing a teenage boy 15 years ago.


NY Yankees honor Mandela 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:13:34 EDT 
    The New York Yankees honor Nelson Mandela by permanent reminder of his historic 1990 visit to the baseball giants.


Questions mount as death toll rises 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:37:36 EDT 
    287 passengers from a ferry that sank off South Korea are still missing -- and only 1 of 46 lifeboats were deployed, according to one report.


Joy and grief as rescuers work 
  Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:36:36 EDT 
    CNN's Paula Hancocks reports on the massive search effort to find those trapped in the sinking South Korean ferry.


Reports: Possible survivors inside 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:16:55 EDT 
    Some passengers purportedly sent text messages from aboard a sinking ferry in South Korea.


Students text as ferry sinks 
  Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:18:04 EDT 
    Nearly 300 people are still missing after a passenger ferry sank off the South Korean coast. CNN's Amara Walker reports.


Where were ferry passengers going? 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:11:52 EDT 
    The ferry that capsized on April 16 off the coast of South Korea was headed to Jeju Island, the country's biggest island and one of South Korea's nine provinces.
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