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'Captain America' is ready to retire

'Captain America' is ready to retire

Chris Evans is ready to hang up his cape.
'Noah': Roundup of the flood of reviews

'Noah': Roundup of the flood of reviews

Is it "Titanic" for the faithful?
Who will become Paris' first 'Madame Mayor?'

Who will become Paris' first 'Madame Mayor?'

(CNN) -- As Parisians head to the polls for a second round of municipal elections this Sunday, one of two women could become Paris' first "Madame le Maire".
Ukraine crisis: Russia slams U.N. resolution on Crimea referendum

Ukraine crisis: Russia slams U.N. resolution on Crimea referendum

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New objects sighted as Flight 370 search shifts dramatically

New objects sighted as Flight 370 search shifts dramatically

Forget all those satellite photos showing promising patches of debris. The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has moved again.
China bank hit by multi-day cash run

China bank hit by multi-day cash run

HONG KONG (CNNMoney) -- Hundreds of people flocked to Jiangsu Sheyang Rural Commercial Bank in China this week to withdraw cash after rumors indicated the bank was nearing collapse.
Qatari court finds American couple guilty in death of adopted daughter

Qatari court finds American couple guilty in death of adopted daughter

A Qatari judge sentenced California couple Grace and Matthew Huang to three years in prison after they were found guilty in the death of their 8-year-old adopted daughter.
More objects spotted by satellite in Flight 370 hunt

More objects spotted by satellite in Flight 370 hunt

Another satellite has captured images of objects floating in the southern Indian Ocean.
Obama: U.S. and Europe united over Ukraine crisis

Obama: U.S. and Europe united over Ukraine crisis

U.S. President Barack Obama on Wednesday again called for Russia to de-escalate the situation in Ukraine and warned of further isolation and "costs" if Moscow doesn't respond to the West's call for a change of course.
Taiwan's president asks protesters to talk over trade deal

Taiwan's president asks protesters to talk over trade deal

A week after students seized Taiwan's legislative building over a controversial trade deal with China, Taiwan's president Ma Ying-jeou agreed to meet with protest leaders to help end the standoff and allow the legislature to get back on
North Korea ups stakes with latest missile launch

North Korea ups stakes with latest missile launch

North Korea is back to its old ways, it seems.
Copenhagen Zoo kills 4 lions, weeks after shooting giraffe

Copenhagen Zoo kills 4 lions, weeks after shooting giraffe

A Danish zoo that made international headlines last month when it killed a healthy giraffe is once again in the news after it killed four lions to make way for a new male.
White House, others decry Saudi move to deny reporter for Israeli paper on Obama trip

White House, others decry Saudi move to deny reporter for Israeli paper on Obama trip

  Saudi Arabia's decision to prevent a Jerusalem Post reporter from covering President Barack Obama's stop in the Gulf Kingdom this week prompted harsh criticism from the White House and others on Tuesday.
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370: How much will families be paid?

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370: How much will families be paid?

 To the long list of unanswered questions about Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, add one that can't be answered with search planes, black boxes or satellite data. How much money does the airline owe its passengers' families?