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Charlie Hebdo attack: The hunt for the killers

Charlie Hebdo attack: The hunt for the killers

As a nationwide hunt continues for two men who attacked the office of French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, the nation got rattled once again Thursday -- with another deadly shooting, this time of a police officer, in the southern suburbs of
Marchers rally in solidarity in France, Europe after Paris terror attack

Marchers rally in solidarity in France, Europe after Paris terror attack

 Marchers raised pens skyward. They lit candles in the dark.
Bill Cosby back on stage today

Bill Cosby back on stage today

Bill Cosby will be back on stage Wednesday after a nearly two month absence, even as the controversy surrounding him continues to swirl.
Dog abandoned with suitcase at train station

Dog abandoned with suitcase at train station

Authorities in Scotland are looking for whoever abandoned a mixed-breed dog outside a railway station, along with a suitcase containing his food and other belongings.
NASA stuns with new image of 'Pillars of Creation'

NASA stuns with new image of 'Pillars of Creation'

NASA has come out with a new image that could become one of its most iconic ever.
Brazilian man survives brawl that left a knife stuck in his head for hours

Brazilian man survives brawl that left a knife stuck in his head for hours

How's this for a miraculous outcome? A Brazilian man who was stabbed in the head during an argument survived despite the knife being lodged in his skull for over three hours.
More Cubans head for U.S. after policy change rumors

More Cubans head for U.S. after policy change rumors

 Rumors of another major change in U.S.-Cuba policy are sparking a surge in Cuban migrants in recent days, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.
Netflix restricts streaming from abroad

Netflix restricts streaming from abroad

For years, Netflix viewers living abroad have been able to trick the streaming video service into letting them watch American shows. That trick no longer works.
AirAsia: More bodies and plane parts found on 8th day of search

AirAsia: More bodies and plane parts found on 8th day of search

As the search for AirAsia Flight QZ8501 stretched into its eighth day, the Java Sea continued to slowly give up the remains of the 162 victims aboard the ill-fated flight, as well as wreckage of the aircraft.
How to be a Brisbane local: 11 tips for faking it

How to be a Brisbane local: 11 tips for faking it

 (CNN) -- More than once accused of being culture-free, Australia's third largest metropolis has a culture all its own, shaped by a palm-swaying climate.
Who was aboard AirAsia Flight QZ8501? Families, pilots, a fiancé and more

Who was aboard AirAsia Flight QZ8501? Families, pilots, a fiancé and more

 (CNN) -- A man who was about to be married. Missionaries, a biology teacher and an energy executive. Families on vacation. Pilots with years of experience.
Growing more than fruit: Turning Ghana's farms into healthy businesses

Growing more than fruit: Turning Ghana's farms into healthy businesses

 Harvesting papayas is Lemeul Mantey's livelihood. He's determined to get the best out of his trees, which grow in the farming community of Nsawam, west of the Ghanaian capital of Accra.
Who was aboard AirAsia Flight QZ8501? Families, pilots, a fiancé and more

Who was aboard AirAsia Flight QZ8501? Families, pilots, a fiancé and more

 A man who was about to be married. Missionaries, a biology teacher and an energy executive. Families on vacation. Pilots with years of experience.
NASA designs ape-like robot for disasters

NASA designs ape-like robot for disasters

When we imagine the robots of the future, they often look and move like humans, standing up on two legs and using a pair of arms to grab and move objects.
Play-Doh will exchange phallic-shaped toy

Play-Doh will exchange phallic-shaped toy

You have to wonder how this one made it past so many people over at Hasbro. The company is offering to replace the extruder tool in its Play-Doh Cake Mountain playset after several complaints that the toy resembles a penis.