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Life expectancy to keep rising; S. Korean women…

A new study predicts most people born in rich countries will live longer by 2030

Lawyer: Portugal to extradite ex-CIA agent to…

A Portuguese court has instructed police to extradite a former CIA agent to Italy, where she has to serve a prison sentence after being convicted of involvement in a U.S. program that involved kidnapping terror suspects for interrogation

India’s Barren Island volcano erupts, spews lava…

Barren Island volcano erupts off India’s eastern coast. Scientists witnessed eruption from one nautical mile away, were unable to land due to dangerous volcanic activity

A look at the devastating impact of child marriage

Lakshmi Sundaram, Executive Director of "Girls Not Brides," says Syrian families and girls themselves are using child marriage as a way to cope with the war.

Pop-Tarts Just Drastically Expanded its Menu

Kellogg’s is graduating Pop-Tarts from breakfast food, to full-out meal. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@fantasticmrnate) has the scoop.

Migrants Are Still Dying As They Cross The…

The Libyan Red Crescent spent hours recovering bodies believed to be migrants.

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South Sudan promises 'unimpeded' aid access amid…

South Sudan's president says his government will ensure "unimpeded access" for all aid organizations, a day after famine was declared in part of the country

Trump comments put focus on Sweden's embrace of…

When a riot broke out in a predominantly immigrant Stockholm suburb this week, the biggest surprise for many Swedes was that a police officer found it necessary to fire his gun

Saving Syrian refugees from early marriage

Many Syrian refugee girls in Jordan are getting married very young, but there's also a movement underway to keep them in school. Christiane Amanpour reports.

Premature Hippo at Cincinnati Zoo Gets Lifesaving…

A premature hippo at the Cincinnati Zoo received a lifesaving IV from staffers at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center next door. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

5 Dead After Plane Crashes Into Shopping Mall In…

Four Americans were among those killed when the plane crashed shortly after takeoff.

Ukraine backs more sanctions against Russia in…

Ukraine's president has called for new sanctions against Russia over its decision to recognize passports issued by separatist authorities in eastern Ukraine

Americans killed in Australian plane crash were…

Four American tourists killed when a light plane crashed into a suburban shopping mall shortly after takeoff in Australia were avid golfers

What is an exoplanet?

Exoplanets have been making waves over the last 20 years, and now as technology advances, we may be about to meet some strange new worlds beyond our solar system.

Like you Don't Already Know Los Angeles has the…

Los Angeles is the most gridlocked city in the world, according to transportation analytics firm INRIX. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

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The World Hasn't Moved This Many Weapons Since…

New research found of the more than 100 countries studied from 2012 to 2016, the U.S. was responsible for a third of all major weapons moved.

2 more dead after Guinea announces deal with teacher unions

Two more people die in demonstrations supporting striking teachers after Guinea's government announces an agreement with the country's two largest teacher unions on ending walkouts that have closed schools since the beginning of the month

Official: Ecuador's presidential election headed…

Ecuadorean officials say the nail-biter presidential election is heading to an April runoff after results show ruling party candidate Lenin Moreno has fallen just shy of the votes needed to clench a first-round victory

What we know about the trial of Jesus

Did Roman official Pontius Pilate have second thoughts about sentencing Jesus to die? Watch CNN's "Finding Jesus" and learn more on Sunday nights at 9p ET.

A 'Truck Stop' Like Cafe in France Mistakenly…

Some foie gras for your homemade lasagna? Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

Russia's UN Ambassador Vitaly Churkin Dies At 64

Ambassador Churkin was working in his office when he fell ill and later died, according to the Russian Mission to the United Nations.

Sentencing of Israeli soldier in shooting deepens…

An Israeli soldier is sentenced to 18 months in prison for killing a badly wounded Palestinian assailant as he lay on the ground in a landmark decision that has deepened fissures in Israeli society and drawn Palestinian criticism for being too lenient

Hungary's Berlin film fest winner Enyedi to adapt…

The Hungarian director whose "On Body and Soul" won the top award at the Berlin Film Festival says her next project is an adaptation of "The Story of My Wife," a Hungarian novel from 1942

The stone that proves Pilate's existence

Historians explore the significance of the Pilate Stone and what it reveals about the man known for sending Jesus to his death. Discover more on CNN's "Finding Jesus," Sundays at 9p ET.

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Trump is Reportedly Suffering From 'Cabin Fever…

The President misses New York City and is suffering 'cabin fever' in the White House. Buzz60's Emily Drooby (@emilydrooby) has the story.

Defense Sec. Mattis Visits Baghdad, Says US Won't…

His statement contradicts one of the president's campaign talking points.

Cardinal at center of Ireland's clergy abuse…

Cardinal Desmond Connell, whose tenure as Dublin's Roman Catholic archbishop was dominated by revelations of pedophilia in the priesthood, has died at the age of 90