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Iraq warns of 'a thousand' bin Ladens

Iraq warns of 'a thousand' bin Ladens

(CNN) -- In appealing for more American help in fighting off Sunni Islamic extremists, the Iraqi ambassador to the United States warned of a dire threat for the entire globe.
Could U.S., Iran work together in Iraq? Maybe, officials say

Could U.S., Iran work together in Iraq? Maybe, officials say

The United States could end up cooperating with Iran to stop militant gains in Iraq, Secretary of State John Kerry suggested Monday in an interview with Yahoo!News.
Gunmen open fire in Kenyan coastal town, set fire to hotels

Gunmen open fire in Kenyan coastal town, set fire to hotels

Attackers thought to be members of the Al Shabaab terrorist group shot and hacked people to death Sunday evening in the Kenyan coastal town of Mpeketoni.
Israel takes 150 into custody in search for missing teens

Israel takes 150 into custody in search for missing teens

Israeli soldiers have so far detained more than 150 Palestinian suspects in the search for three teenagers who Israel says were kidnapped, the military announced Sunday.
Michael Schumacher out of coma and released from hospital

Michael Schumacher out of coma and released from hospital

Former F1 driver Michael Schumacher is no longer in a coma and has been released from a hospital after a skiing accident last year, his management said in a statement Monday.
Iraq crisis pulls in U.S. and Iran as violent militants capture more cities

Iraq crisis pulls in U.S. and Iran as violent militants capture more cities

One by one, Iraqi cities seem to be falling to a militant group bent on continuing its march forward.
Apple recalling European iPhone chargers

Apple recalling European iPhone chargers

Apple has issued a recall notice in 37 countries for European iPhone chargers that were overheating.
Kerry urges end to sexual violence in conflict, says it's time for world to act

Kerry urges end to sexual violence in conflict, says it's time for world to act

Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday told an international summit on ending sexual violence in conflict that it was time for the world to banish the crime "to the history books where it belongs."
Iraqis flee as militants close in; Obama says Iraq's government needs help

Iraqis flee as militants close in; Obama says Iraq's government needs help

Radical Islamists pushed forward in Iraq as an increasingly nervous United States sought ways to stop the militants from closing in on Baghdad.
Russian bombers spotted near California last week

Russian bombers spotted near California last week

Russian bomber aircraft were spotted last week off Alaska and then within 50 miles of California, military officials said on Thursday.
Kate Middleton adds glamor as Britain seeks to right America's Cup 'wrong'

Kate Middleton adds glamor as Britain seeks to right America's Cup 'wrong'

 The price of silverware just got a whole lot more expensive.
Second drone strike in hours hits Pakistani militant hideout

Second drone strike in hours hits Pakistani militant hideout

A suspected U.S. drone strike targeted four compounds early Thursday, killing 10 militants in Pakistani tribal areas, local intelligence officials said.
ISIS militants press forward, threaten to seize more Iraqi cities as soldiers bolt

ISIS militants press forward, threaten to seize more Iraqi cities as soldiers bolt

With Iraq's second-largest city, Mosul, firmly under its control, the militant group the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria is threatening the takeover of more cities, including the capital, Baghdad.
Are missing Irish children buried in 'graves'?

Are missing Irish children buried in 'graves'?

(CNN) -- As a little girl, Catherine Corless was always curious about the St. Mary's Mother and Baby Home in her hometown of Tuam, in County Galway, Ireland.
Europe's new frontline: Inside Slovyansk

Europe's new frontline: Inside Slovyansk

We were on a rough track surrounded by fields of wheat and barley when the little blue Lada came into sight. The car lurched towards us, kicking up a trail of white dust. Both vehicles stopped.