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UK faces government decision on deadlocked…

The British government faces a deadline on whether to extend negotiations on Northern Ireland's political future or renew direct control from London

Strikes to hit French Guiana as tensions paralyze territory

French Guiana is facing a nationwide strike amid mounting protests over crime and economic difficulty that have paralyzed the French territory in South America, halted flights and a rocket launch and prompted a U.S. travel warning

17 hurt by malfunctioning escalator in China

Machine sped up, changed directions suddenly

Cyclone Debbie moves toward Australian coast

Residents in susceptible areas of Australia's North Queensland coast are being urged to evacuate amid of warnings of storm surges and flooding. CNN's Pedram Javaheri reports.

Russian Opposition Figure Arrested During…

Alexei Navalny and his anti-corruption foundation organized protests across Russia against Dmitry Medvedev and Vladimir Putin.

Russian protest leader hit with comparatively…

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who organized a wave of nationwide protests that rattled authorities, has been fined 20,000 rubles ($340) by a Moscow court

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Poland questions legality of Tusk's EU re-election

Poland's foreign minister has challenged the legality of Donald Tusk's re-election to a top European Union job, saying the vote was "fake" and that it exposed the EU as having "double standards."

Eric Shawn reports: Moscow and Tehran, together

Amb. John Bolton on the increased ties between Russia and Iran

Firefighters see through smoke with new mask

How the world's first in-built thermal imaging camera could saving firefighters' lives.

US Investigating Reports That Airstrikes Killed…

Officials are investigating reports that U.S.-led airstrikes in the ISIS stronghold Mosul left roughly 200 civilians dead.

US-backed fighters to pause military action near…

U.S.-backed forces in northern Syria say they will pause military operations near a major dam held by the Islamic State group in order to allow engineers to fix any problems after conflicting reports about its stability

Italian police investigate body found in floating suitcase

Police are investigating the discovery of a woman's body stuffed in a suitcase that was found floating at a marina in the Adriatic port of Rimini

Russia's growing sphere of influence

Amy Kellogg reports from Milan

The whiskey distillery that's green in spirit

Powered entirely by renewable energy, Scotland's Ardnamurchan Distillery is one of the greenest whiskey distilleries in the world.

Ex-Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak Has Been…

After nearly six years in custody, former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has been freed.

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European regulators clear Dow Chemical-DuPont merger

The European Union has approved the proposed merger of Dow Chemical and DuPont, saying that commitments by the companies to divest businesses have addressed its concerns

Activists: Hong Kong to arrest democracy protest…

A day after Hong Kong picked a new pro-Beijing leader, activists say police are planning to arrest student leaders and other prominent figures involved with the huge 2014 "Umbrella Movement" pro-democracy protests

Iraqi prime minister on strategy to destroy ISIS

'Fox News Sunday' exclusive with Haider al-Abadi

How this goo can make Football and soldiers safer

How one company is making the NFL safer with an orange goo that helps helmets absorb high impact.

Turkish pop star, journalists on trial over failed coup

A Turkish pop singer and 28 other people, mostly journalists, are being tried on terrorism charges for alleged links to a U.S.-based Muslim cleric blamed by Turkey for a failed coup attempt

Syrian refugee in Germany won't pursue case against Facebook

A Syrian refugee in Germany has decided not to pursue further legal action against Facebook after a court rejected his call for an injunction forcing the company to seek and delete posts falsely linking him to crimes committed by migrants

US airstrike kills wanted Al-Qaeda leader

Compound of leader bombed

Meet the man searching for the perfect sound

Rob Harris explains the secrets of designing the acoustics for some of the world's most famous concert halls.

Merkel challenger seeks to move past deflating…

Chancellor Angela Merkel's challenger in Germany's September election has vowed that his party won't be put off its stride by a deflating result in a state vote, and warned his conservative rivals against celebrating too early

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British, Scottish leaders to meet amid independence dispute

British Prime Minister Theresa May is meeting Scotland's leader for the first time since they faced off in a struggle over a new push for Scottish independence as the U.K. leaves the European Union

Eric Shawn reports: What China wants

Fmr. Amb. Frank Lavin, author of 'Homefront to Battlefront,' on Beijing's goals

The science of saving priceless art

We meet the people pioneering the world's most high-tech painting conservation techniques at the Courtauld institute of Art.