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London police investigating associates of lone attacker

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:24:49 GMT

British police have been working through the night to investigate the deadliest terror attack carried out in central London in 12 years, in which four people died and scores were injured.(image)


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Veteran police officer, teacher among London attack victims

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:53:57 GMT

A veteran policeman and a teacher were among those killed in the terror attack that struck at the heart of the British capital Wednesday.(image)


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Deadly attack outside UK Parliament

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:46:32 GMT

Police have launched a "full counter-terrorism investigation" after an attacker rammed a car into crowds of people and stabbed a police officer on Parliament grounds.(image)


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Amid London chaos, MP rushes to victim's aid

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 23:08:28 GMT

There was an unexpected face among the first responders to Wednesday's attack near the House of Parliament in London. Tobias Ellwood, a Conservative Member of Parliament, was seen tending to an injured man lying outside of Westminster Palace.(image)


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Opinion: The challenge of preventing low-tech terror

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 23:57:51 GMT

It's a depressingly familiar tale. A vehicle slams into a group of pedestrians in a Western city and the terrorist driving the car then uses a knife to inflict further damage and is soon shot by police.(image)


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Trump, US lawmakers react to UK attack

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:37:42 GMT

US officials are offering assistance to British authorities after an attack Wednesday on the Houses of Parliament in London that police there are treating as terrorism.(image)


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Tourists stranded on London Eye during terrorism incident

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:15:08 GMT

Tourists riding the London Eye were stranded on the iconic attraction Wednesday when the area was locked down after a terrorism incident near the UK Parliament.(image)


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Airstrike on Syria school near Raqqa kills dozens, reports say

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:20:30 GMT

Dozens of people were killed when an airstrike hit a school near ISIS' de facto capital of Raqqa that was sheltering refugees who had fled fighting in Palmyra, activist groups and state-run media said Wednesday.(image)


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The airline electronics ban is already causing confusion

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 23:52:30 GMT

CNN asked travelers, who'd be coming in from the 10 airports covered by the ban, how they'd be affected. This is what they said.(image)


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What you need to know about electronics ban

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:14:46 GMT

Flying direct to the U.S. from major airports in the Middle East and North Africa just got a lot more complicated.(image)


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Japan PM Shinzo Abe embroiled in land-sale scandal

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:09:59 GMT

An educator accused of using his political clout to curry favor with Japanese politicians, including the first family, is set to address parliament Thursday.(image)


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Poland seeks extradition of Minnesota man for Nazi war crimes

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 22:42:34 GMT

A 98-year-old Minnesota man accused of committing war crimes during WWII could face arrest and extradition to Poland.(image)


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Czech zoo cuts off horns to protect rhinos after France attack

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:42:14 GMT

A zoo in the Czech Republic has begun removing the horns of all its rhinos, saying it is better to leave the animals with stumps than risk them being killed by poachers.(image)


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Petra Kvitova: 'Knife attack has changed my outlook on life'

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 13:02:23 GMT

Petra Kvitova says her perspective on life has changed since the knife attack that threatened to cut her tennis career short.(image)


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New lawsuit accuses Saudi government of involvement in 9/11

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 04:00:35 GMT

Families of 850 victims who died on 9/11 and 1,500 people injured that day are suing the Saudi government, accusing it of providing material and financial assistance to al Qaeda for years leading up to the worst terrorist attack on US soil.(image)


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For Trump, the stakes are enormous

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:43:55 GMT

This week's vote on the health care plan will be a key moment in the political history of the Trump presidency. A huge amount of political capital, for everyone involved, rests on the outcome of the vote in the House. The final decision will also have massive policy implications for the President and both parties on Capitol Hill.(image)


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Puzzling out TSA's laptop travel ban

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:07:52 GMT

On Monday, the TSA announced a peculiar new security measure to take effect within 96 hours. Passengers flying into the US on foreign airlines from eight Muslim countries would be prohibited from carrying aboard any electronics larger than a smartphone. They would have to be checked and put into the cargo hold. And now the UK is following suit.(image)


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Starbucks to add 240,000 jobs worldwide by 2021

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 17:06:53 GMT

Starbucks plans to hire 240,000 more people globally by the year 2021. That includes 68,000 jobs in the United States.(image)


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Don't just do it? Nike tanks on poor sales

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 13:50:02 GMT

Cue the Crying Jordan meme. Nike shares fell 6% in early trading Wednesday after the athletic apparel giant reported sales for its most recent quarter that missed Wall Street's forecasts.(image)


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Robots go to school in place of sick kids

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 21:30:10 GMT

Leslie Morissette's son, Graham, was 6 years old when he was diagnosed with leukemia.(image)


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CNN Hero connects ill children with tech

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 14:12:12 GMT

In memory of her son, Leslie Morissette and her nonprofit help connect sick children to their regular lives through free technology, including robots.(image)


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What is a Philbot?

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 14:06:19 GMT

With the help of a robot from CNN Hero Leslie Morissette's nonprofit, one fourth grader stays connected to his school and friends while battling leukemia.(image)


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