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Israel missing US hiker

Israel missing US hiker

(CNN) -- A body found in a Jerusalem-area forest is that of missing American Aaron Sofer, Israeli police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said Thursday.
Ebola outbreak

Ebola outbreak

(CNN) -- The Ebola outbreak "continues to accelerate" in West Africa and has killed 1,552 people, the World Health Organization said Thursday.
Ukraine crisis

Ukraine crisis

KIEV, Ukraine (CNN) -- A top Ukrainian army officer said a "full-scale invasion" of his country was under way Thursday, as a U.S.

Mercedes asks Twitter to solve driver rivalry riddle

 Mercedes Formula One team is facing a million dollar question -- and it has decided to ask the audience.
Guantanamo Bay Naval Station Fast Facts

Guantanamo Bay Naval Station Fast Facts

Here's a look at Guantánamo Bay Naval Station and its detention facilities. Facts: The base, sometime referred to as "Gitmo," is located in southeastern Cuba, on the coast of Guantánamo Bay.
Police: Body found in Israeli forest is missing American hiker

Police: Body found in Israeli forest is missing American hiker

A body found in a Jerusalem-area forest is that of missing American Aaron Sofer, Israeli police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said Thursday. Forensics investigators were working to determine the cause of death, Rosenfeld said.
13-year-old ISIS recruit: Witness to beheadings, crucifixion in Syria

13-year-old ISIS recruit: Witness to beheadings, crucifixion in Syria

The little boy looks barely old enough to walk, let alone understand the dark world he's now inhabiting.
TRAVEL-6-of-Africa's-most-unusual-restaurants-1-Image(s) Available

TRAVEL-6-of-Africa's-most-unusual-restaurants-1-Image(s) Available

(CNN) -- Table? Check? Food? Check. Wine? Check. Shark? Eh, check!
Russian sanctions: Europe steps in to protect its dairy from going sour

Russian sanctions: Europe steps in to protect its dairy from going sour

The European Union is stepping in to save its dairy from going sour.
Australia: MH370 may have turned south earlier than previously thought

Australia: MH370 may have turned south earlier than previously thought

It's another small sliver of information in the expanse of mystery surrounding Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
Official: Russian forces back rebels with tanks in eastern Ukraine

Official: Russian forces back rebels with tanks in eastern Ukraine

Pro-Moscow rebel forces in eastern Ukraine, backed by Russian tanks and armored personnel carriers, battled government forces on two fronts Thursday, a Ukrainian military official said.
Death toll passes 1,550 as Ebola outbreak accelerates, officials say

Death toll passes 1,550 as Ebola outbreak accelerates, officials say

The Ebola outbreak "continues to accelerate" in West Africa and has killed 1,552 people so far, the World Health Organization said Thursday.
Record heaven: Inside the world's biggest collection

Record heaven: Inside the world's biggest collection

Strolling between shelves crammed with his records, Zero Freitas pauses and finds another piece of music that he just must take home.
Indian woman, 54, fights off leopard attack, limps one kilometer for help

Indian woman, 54, fights off leopard attack, limps one kilometer for help

The fight is said to have lasted half an hour and pitted a leopard against a woman armed only with farm tools in an isolated field in India. Kalama Devi, a 54-year-old widow, won.
Father of New Jersey man missing in Israel joins search

Father of New Jersey man missing in Israel joins search

JERUSALEM (CNN) -- The father of a New Jersey man who went missing while studying in Israel has joined police and hundreds of volunteers searching the forest outside Jerusalem where his son disappeared.