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Survivors: 500 killed in boat ramming 
  Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:09:08 EDT 
    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.

Critical alert for Philippine volcano 
  Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:17:52 EDT 
    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."

Landmark deal moves Ukraine to West 
  Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:05:42 EDT 
    Ukraine and the European Union ratified a political and economic agreement Tuesday, in a step leaders hailed as a "historic moment."

Rihanna slams CBS for pulling song 
  Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:38:00 EDT 
    After a dust-up last week, Rihanna says she doesn't want her performance of the song "Run This Town" to air on "Thursday Night Football" this week.

Schizophrenia may be 8 diseases 
  Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:24:13 EDT 
    What we know -- and psychiatrists have diagnosed for decades -- as schizophrenia may really be eight separate diseases, research published in The American Journal of Psychiatry suggests.

Can ISIS be destroyed? 
  Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:23:56 EDT 
    Middle East Analyst Frederic Wehry talks about what the risks are with the new strategy to defeat ISIS.

Talks of U.S. troops reveal discord 
  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:48:24 EDT 
    It's the one tenet of President Barack Obama's ISIS strategy that's remained ironclad: No U.S. troops are headed back into Iraq for combat.

Bringing humanity to the Middle East 
  Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:02:56 EDT 
    Brandon Stanton runs the Humans of New York blog. He recently toured Iraq and Jordan to show the world the individuals the headlines often neglect

How many more Western captives? 
  Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:10:32 EDT 
    Who is ISIS threatening to kill next and how more more hostages does it have?

Opinion: UK needs Scotland 
  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 01:31:35 EDT 
    On Thursday, Scotland goes to the polls to consider leaving the United Kingdom. I'm praying they say no. For their sakes and for our sakes as fellow Britons. We need each other.

Where should you launch start-up? 
  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 01:44:17 EDT 
    CNN's Virtual Think Tank asks digital experts why they think Hong Kong is the best place to launch a start-up.

Kurds push back ISIS militants in fiery battle 
  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:58:17 EDT 
    ISIS plants hidden bombs and snipers as militants clash with a Kurdish force. CNN witnesses the fighting as U.S. airstrikes hit ISIS positions.

ISIS embraces modern tech 
  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:56:51 EDT 
    Joe Johns reports on the ways in which terror group ISIS is using technology and social media to recruit and raise funds

Peshmerga battle ISIS with aid 
  Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:38:35 EDT 
    Kurdish Peshmerga launch an assault on ISIS, with help from U.S. warplanes, but not ground troops. Anna Coren reports.

Feds: NY store owner funded ISIS 
  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:49:04 EDT 
    A man who owns an upstate New York food store funded ISIS, tried to send jihadists to Syria to fight with the terrorist group and plotted to do some killing himself -- by gunning down U.S. troops who had served in Iraq -- federal authorities alleged Tuesday.
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