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Suspected jihadists attack northern Burkina Faso towns

Authorities in Burkina Faso say suspected jihadists have attacked two communities in the north while an international film festival takes place in the capital

Israeli forces begin evacuating 9 settler homes in West Bank

Israeli forces evacuate homes in West Bank settlement after court decision they were built on private Palestinian land

Worldwide UFO sightings hit all-time high

According to data from the National UFO Reporting Center, UFO sightings around the world have reached an all-time high. Statistics show individuals in the US are more likely to witness a UFO

Philippine militants behead German hostage

Philippine militants Abu Sayyaf have followed through on a grisly threat by beheading 70-year-old German hostage Jurgen Kantner. CNN's Saima Mohsin reports.

Yes, This is Video of a Bumblebee Scoring a Goal…

Scientists were able to train bumblebees to perform a task. The bees were then able to teach other untrained insects the skill. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

Mexico Threatens To Walk If US Even Suggests…

Renegotiations of the trade agreement might start in June, but Mexico's minister of the economy says the U.S. better not suggest tariffs.

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N. Korean diplomats in Malaysia to get Kim's…

A high-level North Korean delegation has arrived in Malaysia to seek the body of leader's Kim Jong Un's half brother, the victim of a nerve-agent attack that many suspect Pyongyang itself of orchestrating

NKorea official in Beijing after China's ban on…

A senior North Korean diplomat has arrived in Beijing for talks in the wake of China's ban on coal imports from its neighbor and the assassination of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's older half-brother in Malaysia

Chile flooding leads to water crisis

Landslides and major flooding have left more than a million people without drinking water new Santiago, Chile.

A Tortoise and a Baby Bunny Become Best Friends

Some kindness on a cold night led to this unlikely friendship. Emily Drooby (@emilydrooby) has the story.

Gaza's Residents Struggle To Get Out — Even For…

Doctors often can't even get outdated medications, let alone modern treatments.

UN: 8,000 flee as Iraqi forces fight IS in…

UN: About 8,000 people flee from western part of Mosul, surrounding villages amid Iraqi forces' latest push against IS

Afghan official: Policeman turns gun on colleagues, kills 11

Afghan officials say at least 11 police officers have been shot and killed by a fellow policeman at a checkpoint in the southern Helmand province

S. Korea: 5 North Korean officials executed

North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un ordered the execution of five security officials for making false reports to him, according to South Korean lawmakers. CNN's Paula Hancocks reports.

After Oscars' Shocking Mix Up, Hilarious Memes…

The Internet erupted in memes of all the movies the Best Picture Oscar Award could have gone to. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

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Indian hometown grieves for engineer killed in…

Hundreds of grieving family and friends have tearfully mourned an engineer in his southern Indian hometown after he was killed in an apparently racially motivated shooting in a crowded Kansas bar

Starbucks CEO says chain ready to enter Italy…

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz's vision for the chain was largely inspired by the Milan coffee bars he experienced on his first trip to the city in 1983

Who are the Aghori?

This mystical Hindu sect is known for extreme rituals. Reza Aslan explores the facts and myths behind this religion. "Believer" airs every Sunday at 10p ET.

Celebrities Freak Out Over Oscars' Flub That…

Hollywood’s biggest night gave us quite the ending. But could it have been avoided? Yes! Susana Victoria Perez (@susana_vp) has more.

South Korean prosecutors to indict Samsung's de…

South Korean special prosecutors say they will indict Samsung's de facto chief on bribery, embezzlement and other charges linked to a political scandal that has toppled President Park Geun-hye

Russia pledges to veto UN sanctions resolution on Syria

Russia is pledging to veto a Western-backed U.N. resolution that would impose sanctions on 21 Syrian individuals, organizations and companies allegedly involved in chemical weapons attacks in the war-ravaged country

Report: 2 hit teams stalked Kim Jong Nam

According to South Korean intelligence, two North Korean hit teams stalked Kim Jong Nam and came together at the last moment to target the North Korean leader's half-brother. CNN's Brian Todd has more on the story.

Photos of a Seal Hugging a Toy Version of Itself…

This seal is the cutest thing you'll see all day. Emily Drooby (@emilydrooby) has the story.

IS militants in north Sinai showing their strength

Egyptian security officials and a tribal leader say that Islamic State militants in the volatile northern Sinai region have abducted four civilians accused of cooperating with the military and killed at least two of them

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Authorities investigate killing of hippo at El…

El Salvador's widespread violence has reached an unexpected corner with the brutal and fatal beating of the national zoo's beloved hippopotamus Gustavito

Al Qaeda deputy leader killed in air strike

Al Qaeda's deputy leader, Abu al Khayr al-Masri, was killed in a missile strike in Idlib, Syria, US officials told CNN..

Warplanes pound northwest Syria as Geneva…

Airstrikes on Syria's rebel-held Idlib province kill at least 11 people, opposition activists say, in the latest spasm of violence to mar U.N.-brokered talks in Geneva between the government and the opposition