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Nigeria arrests suspect in April bus station bombing

Nigeria arrests suspect in April bus station bombing

One of the masterminds of April's Nyanya Motor Park bombing that killed 71 people has been arrested, Nigerian police said.
How did this happen? Iraq, Syria, Gaza and Libya all in flames

How did this happen? Iraq, Syria, Gaza and Libya all in flames

Each day, they live in fear. Sometimes it's the fear of rockets dropping from the sky. Sometimes it's violent fundamentalists taking over their cities. Sometimes it's the barrel bombs stuffed with TNT and nails.
Oscar Pistorius leaves nightclub after dispute

Oscar Pistorius leaves nightclub after dispute

South African sprinter Oscar Pistorius was involved in a nightclub dispute over the weekend, after another patron "started to aggressively interrogate him" on matters relating to his murder trial, his spokeswoman says.

At least 4 escaped from downed Ukraine plane near Russian border, official says

Four crew members escaped and two others were taken hostage from the crash of a Ukrainian transport plane hit by a rocket over the Luhansk region near the Russian border, a Ukrainian Defense Ministry spokesman Vladislav Seleznyov said Tuesday.<
Germany busts sausage cartel

Germany busts sausage cartel

LONDON (CNNMoney) -- It's enough to make you choke on your next Frankfurter! Germany's sausage makers have been ripping off retailers and consumers for years by operating a cartel to raise prices.
Kerry: 'Very real gaps' between Iran, West on nuclear program

Kerry: 'Very real gaps' between Iran, West on nuclear program

This week's negotiations on Iran's nuclear program haven't bridged "very real gaps" between the Middle Eastern nation and the West on the issue, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday.
Nigerian police say they've arrested senior Boko Haram member

Nigerian police say they've arrested senior Boko Haram member

Nigerian police have arrested a man claiming to be Boko Haram's "chief butcher" in an area identified as the Balmo Forest of northeastern Nigeria.
Suspect in Benghazi attack found dead

Suspect in Benghazi attack found dead

Faraj al-Shibli, who was suspected of involvement in the 2012 attack on the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, has been found dead, a Libyan source and locals in the town of Marj said.
Cease-fire attempt ends as Israeli airstrikes resume

Cease-fire attempt ends as Israeli airstrikes resume

The Israel Defense Forces confirmed that airstrikes against targets in Gaza have resumed, after a cease-fire attempt that lasted about six hours. A CNN crew witnessed at least five airstrikes Tuesday as the cease-fire was lifted.
Malala Yousafzai in Nigeria for #BringBackOurGirls

Malala Yousafzai in Nigeria for #BringBackOurGirls

Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl who survived an attack by the Taliban, is meeting the President of Nigeria as she visits the country in support of more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls.
Pistorius returns to Twitter with photos, prayer

Pistorius returns to Twitter with photos, prayer

 Oscar Pistorius returned to Twitter Sunday afternoon -- the first time since Valentine's Day of this year, which marked the one-year anniversary of his girlfriend's death.
Pull up a chair with Paddington Bear: Book benches hit London

Pull up a chair with Paddington Bear: Book benches hit London

As part of a scheme to encourage reading, 50 benches designed in the style of popular novels or kids' stories have been scattered around London.
Costa Concordia: Wrecked cruise ship floating again, but victim still missing

Costa Concordia: Wrecked cruise ship floating again, but victim still missing

The last time anyone saw Russel Rebello alive, he was near the stern of the Costa Concordia, helping passengers into rescue boats.
World Cup final: Germany defeats Argentina in extra time

World Cup final: Germany defeats Argentina in extra time

Better late than never -- Germany won its fourth World Cup after a tense 1-0 victory over Argentina on Sunday.
World Cup: Germany and Argentina face date with destiny

World Cup: Germany and Argentina face date with destiny

It is the scenario Brazil had always feared -- the $11 billion party where the neighbors come round and trash your newly spruced up home.