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Spider gets trapped under man's skin

Spider gets trapped under man's skin

A man in Australia has been dubbed "Spider Man" after a bizarre turn of events during a trip to Bali.
At least 70 ISIS bodies dropped off at Syrian hospital, opposition says

At least 70 ISIS bodies dropped off at Syrian hospital, opposition says

ISIS has apparently taken a heavy hit over the past several days. The bodies of at least 70 fighters for the terror group have been dropped off over four days at a hospital in the Syrian town of Tal Abyad, a Syrian opposition group told CNN.
Pro-democracy demonstrators recapture part of bustling district in Hong Kong

Pro-democracy demonstrators recapture part of bustling district in Hong Kong

 HONG KONG (CNN) -- Pro-democracy demonstrators seized back part of Hong Kong's bustling Mong Kok district Saturday after a night of scuffles.
Mikhail Gorbachev Fast Facts

Mikhail Gorbachev Fast Facts

 (CNN) -- Here's a look at the life of Mikhail Gorbachev, former president of the former USSR. Personal: Birth name: Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev Birth date: March 2, 1931
Pro-democracy demonstrators recapture part of bustling district in Hong Kong

Pro-democracy demonstrators recapture part of bustling district in Hong Kong

Pro-democracy demonstrators seized back part of Hong Kong's bustling Mong Kok district Saturday after a night of scuffles.
Protest numbers swell as police move to clear Hong Kong barricades

Protest numbers swell as police move to clear Hong Kong barricades

Pro-democracy demonstrations heated up again in Hong Kong early Saturday as thousands of protesters converged on the city's busy Mong Kok financial district.
Final arguments before Oscar Pistorius sentencing

Final arguments before Oscar Pistorius sentencing

Lawyers painted opposing pictures of South African athlete Oscar Pistorius in their final arguments Friday before his sentencing -- one side depicting him as a broken man who's suffered enough, while the other said he must pay for taking hi
Death toll climbs as Nepal rescuers search for missing hikers in Himalayas

Death toll climbs as Nepal rescuers search for missing hikers in Himalayas

 KATHMANDU, Nepal (CNN) -- The grim search for missing hikers and bodies buried under snow continued Thursday against the dramatic backdrop of Nepal's Himalayas, as officials confirmed that at least 27 people had died in an exceptional
Death toll climbs as Nepal rescuers search for missing hikers in Himalayas

Death toll climbs as Nepal rescuers search for missing hikers in Himalayas

The grim search for missing hikers and bodies buried under snow continued Thursday against the dramatic backdrop of Nepal's Himalayas, as officials confirmed that at least 27 people had died in an exceptionally heavy snowfall.
Joint Chiefs chairman: 'I don't see' Baghdad falling

Joint Chiefs chairman: 'I don't see' Baghdad falling

The U.S. has a "winning strategy" to defeat ISIS and it's unlikely -- but not impossible -- that U.S. ground troops could be asked to fight, the chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff told CNN exclusively Wednesday.
India looks for love on Tinder

India looks for love on Tinder

NEW DELHI (CNNMoney) -- A popular dating app is attracting legions of young, urban Indians who are happy to use their smartphones in a search for love, even if it means casting aside traditional values.
Made in Ethiopia: The leather gloves keeping the world warm and stylish

Made in Ethiopia: The leather gloves keeping the world warm and stylish

(CNN) -- The steady hum of sewing machines fills the air inside a large glovemaking factory on the outskirts of Addis Ababa, the bustling Ethiopian capital.
WHO: 5-10K new Ebola cases to pop up weekly in Africa by Dec. 2014

WHO: 5-10K new Ebola cases to pop up weekly in Africa by Dec. 2014

The World Health Organization is releasing the newest data they have collected concerning the deadly Ebola virus.

U.S. ISIS

There's a high-level meeting happening near Washington this week about how to defeat the terrorist group known as the Islamic State, or ISIS.
Oscar Pistorius a 'broken man,' psychologist says at sentencing hearing

Oscar Pistorius a 'broken man,' psychologist says at sentencing hearing

Pistorius is a "broken man" after the death of his girlfriend, a psychologist said Monday, as his defense used a sentencing hearing to try to convince a judge of his fragile emotional state.