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Al-Shabaab 
  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:41:07 EDT 
    A suspected U.S. drone strike targeted senior leaders of Al-Shabaab in southern Somalia, but it's not clear if the leader of the Islamic militant group was wounded or killed, a Somali official said Tuesday.


ISIS rule 
  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 05:29:52 EDT 
    Residents in Mosul describe living under brutal ISIS rule. CNN's Anna Coren reports.


UK jihadi threat 
  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 05:27:24 EDT 
    UK Prime Minister David Cameron has laid out his battle plan to counter the threat posed by Islamist extremists returning to Britain after fighting with terror groups overseas.


N Korea captives 
  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:13:50 EDT 
    The setup was bizarre.


Leaked photos 
  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 05:31:49 EDT 
    A hacker's leak of nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence and other female celebrities is now a case for the FBI.


Must-play golf 
  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 05:29:29 EDT 
    Breathtaking scenery, championship design -- many of the courses dropped into the Canadian Rockies are among the most memorable in the world.


Stun-gunned for art? 
  Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:08:33 EDT 
    This is what "ouch" looks like. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on stunning portraits taken while getting stun-gunned.


Escobar's hitman freed 
  Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:09:11 EDT 
    John Jairo Velasquez, who was drug lord Pablo Escobar's hit man, has been released from prison. CNN's Rafael Romo reports.


Who owns these cars? 
  Mon, 18 Aug 2014 07:05:49 EDT 
    In what has become a summer tradition, wealthy Arabs travel to London with their expensive supercars.


Are these bright lights a UFO? 
  Mon, 18 Aug 2014 07:05:19 EDT 
    Video and pictures posted online of bright lights over the skies of Houston have many wondering if they saw a UFO.


Finding the perfect burger 
  Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:09:33 EDT 
    American burger joints have sprung up all over London, but how to know which ones are best? Jim Boulden investigates.


Japan's cross-dressing icon 
  Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:08:35 EDT 
    A cross-dressing Japanese man is challenging social norms, encouraging young people to be themselves.


Tattoo art business boom 
  Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:14:18 EDT 
    Don't call them parlors, they are tattoo art studios and are no longer in decline. CNN's Jim Boulden reports.


Put a bird on it 
  Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:09:34 EDT 
    Who among us hasn't fantasized about flying like a bird? We've created hot air balloons, planes and spacecraft to replicate what birds can already do naturally.


The brightest supermoon 
  Fri, 08 Aug 2014 08:05:21 EDT 
    The second installment of this summer's season of supermoons is happening Sunday.
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