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How football unlocked the heart of an autistic boy

How football unlocked the heart of an autistic boy

 (CNN) -- "Well, that took about five minutes...probably less." Jack sounds pleased with himself if not at all surprised.
Europe to vote on Google breakup proposal

Europe to vote on Google breakup proposal

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Google controls 90% of all Web searches in Europe, giving it unequaled power it doesn't enjoy in the United States.
Somebody's watching!

Somebody's watching!

A new website based in Russia is streaming video live from thousands of private webcams around the world, including images of babies and hospital patients.
 Swedish court refuses to revoke Julian Assange's arrest warrant

Swedish court refuses to revoke Julian Assange's arrest warrant

A Swedish appeals court on Thursday denied WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's latest request to dismiss an arrest warrant for alleged rape and molestation -- cases that he says are false and politically motivated.
Israel charges 3 Palestinians in alleged plot to kill foreign minister

Israel charges 3 Palestinians in alleged plot to kill foreign minister

The Israeli military said Friday it arrested three Palestinians from the West Bank and charged them in an alleged plot to assassinate Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman.
Clashes erupt in Mexico City protests over missing students

Clashes erupt in Mexico City protests over missing students

Riot police forcibly cleared protesters from Mexico City's main square late Thursday as outrage mounted over the case of dozens of missing students.
In Jerusalem synagogue where killers struck, a determination to keep praying

In Jerusalem synagogue where killers struck, a determination to keep praying

At the Jerusalem synagogue where two Palestinians carried out a bloody attack with butcher knives and a gun this week, worshipers are determined to keep praying.
Swedish court refuses to revoke Julian Assange's arrest warrant

Swedish court refuses to revoke Julian Assange's arrest warrant

A Swedish appeals court on Thursday denied WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's latest request to dismiss an arrest warrant for alleged rape and molestation -- cases that he says are false and politically motivated.
Occupy founders advise Hong Kong protesters to retreat as support dips

Occupy founders advise Hong Kong protesters to retreat as support dips

The originators of the Occupy Central movement suggest protesters should go home, as a new poll shows support for the movement flagging.
 Starving, seething and scared: Eastern Ukraine's residents struggle to survive

Starving, seething and scared: Eastern Ukraine's residents struggle to survive

Yuri Poznychenko has lived in the village of Stepanovka, close to Ukraine's border with Russia, all his life.
Madeleine McCann mystery: Police want to question British man living in Portugal

Madeleine McCann mystery: Police want to question British man living in Portugal

British police want to question Robert Murat, a British man living in Portugal, in connection with the disappearance of Madeleine McCann at a Portuguese resort in 2007, a source close to the investigation told CNN.

Mumbai Terror Attacks Fast Facts

Here's a look at what you need to know about the 2008 terror attacks in Mumbai, India, which took place November 26-29.
India isolates man with Ebola-infected semen

India isolates man with Ebola-infected semen

 NEW DELHI, India (CNN) -- An Ebola survivor has been quarantined in India after his semen tested positive for the virus, health officials there have announced.
 Jerusalem ramps up security after deadly synagogue attack

Jerusalem ramps up security after deadly synagogue attack

Jerusalem ramped up security after two Palestinian cousins wielding a gun and butcher knives attacked a synagogue during morning prayers, killing four worshipers and a policeman.
Majestic Victoria Falls: 'Zimbabwe's goldmine' draws back thrill-seekers

Majestic Victoria Falls: 'Zimbabwe's goldmine' draws back thrill-seekers

Spray from Victoria Falls hits the faces of tourists and locals as they look down at Africa's most famous waterfall. The water acts as a wake-up call, but this spectacular sight is no dream.