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Bangladesh plunged into darkness

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 12:53am
huge power cut in Bangladesh left tens of millions of people nationwide without electricity for hours on Saturday.
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5 amazing places in Iran

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 10:47pm
It might not be on everyone's travel radar, but Iran has a well-worn tourist circuit, encompassing attractions in the ancient cities of Shiraz and Isfahan.
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Is China's ethnic experiment working?

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 10:23pm
In a gleaming classroom at Chong Hua High School in the northern Chinese city of Tianjin, students peer at onion slices under microscopes . Their biology teacher calls on Abdurrahman Mamat to explain what he sees.
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Parts Unknown Massachusetts Sneak Peek

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 10:06pm
Get a sneak peek at Anthony Bourdain's next adventure in Massachusetts. The CNN Original Series "Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown" Sunday, Nov. 9th 9pm ET/PT.
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How presidents really live

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 9:57pm
A look through some of the most exquisite residences of leaders from across the world.
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Secret recipes

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 9:51pm
A family welcomes Tony into their home for a traditional Iranian meal and good conversation. Watch Sunday, Nov. 2, 9pE/P
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Intro to Iranian cooking

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 9:49pm
Iranian cooking can be seen as a metaphor for the country itself: It's tart, sweet, fragrant and vastly complex.
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She finished her bucket list

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 8:01pm
Brittany Maynard, the terminally ill woman who plans to take her own life, has checked the last item off her bucket list.
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Bomb kills 45 at Pakistan parade

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 7:55pm
Dozens of people were killed at a parade near the Pakistan-India border, officials say.
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The Weather Channel's climate feud

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 7:44pm
The founder and current CEO of The Weather Channel disagree about the issue of climate change.
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Halloween in Hollywood

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 7:40pm
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The week in 34 photos

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 7:14pm
Zombies on an NFL sideline, lava in the backyard, a jaguar's visit to the dentist. CNN offers a snapshot of the world that you won't find anywhere else.
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Winter-like weather smacks South

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 7:11pm
Travelers along I-20 in South Carolina looked up in disbelief and amazement Saturday as white flakes fell from the sky.
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40 amazing sports photos

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 6:12pm
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Renewed clashes grip Burkina Faso

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 6:11pm
Protesters demanding that the newly installed military government step aside clashed with security forces in Burkina Faso's capital on Sunday as regional leaders pleaded for calm.
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Hello Kitty is how old?

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 6:08pm
They come from all over the world wearing her apparel or even dressed as her lookalike.
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'This election isn't over'

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 6:03pm
Will the Republican brand affect midterms and who has upper hand in 2014 races?
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Look at me! 24 selfies of the week

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 5:48pm
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Kenyans conquer NYC marathon

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 5:44pm
Male and female runners from Kenya won this year's chilly and windy New York City marathon.
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Djokovic over Raonic in Paris Masters

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 5:32pm
Novak Djokovic cemented his position atop the ATP world rankings Sunday with a convincing win over Milos Raonic in the final of the Paris Masters.
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