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Maradona: FIFA run like a 'mafia'

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 11:48
CNN's Becky Anderson sits down with Argentine football legend Diego Maradona to get his views on FIFA and the race to unseat Sepp Blatter.
Categories: International News

Why is the U.S. bringing charges now?

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 09:24
FIFA, the body that governs soccer, has been regularly accused of bribery and kickbacks. The U.S. has decided to step in now because of where the alleged crimes took place.
Categories: International News

Singapore Airlines jet loses power

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 09:21
A Singapore Airlines Airbus A330-300 with more than 180 passengers on board temporarily lost power to both of its engines as it passed through a storm, the airline has said.
Categories: International News

Mass graves exhumed at trafficking camps

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 08:35
Forensic teams have begun to exhume graves found at human trafficking camps in Malaysia. ITN's John Sparks reports.
Categories: International News

De-horning rhinos to save their lives

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 08:33
Would legalizing the trade of humanely acquired rhino horns put an end to illegal poaching? CNN's Diana Magnay speaks to a rhino breeder who believes it will.
Categories: International News

U.S. arrests officials; Switzerland opens separate probe

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 08:33
Soccer's powerful, polarizing governing body found itself on the defensive on two fronts Wednesday, one a Swiss investigation into World Cup bidding and the other a sweeping, stinging U.S. indictment honing in on what America's top justice official called "corruption that is rampant, systemic and deep-rooted."
Categories: International News

Oscar winner urges tourists to visit Nepal

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 08:31
One month after Nepal's deadly earthquake, CNN's John Vause talks to actress Susan Sarandon and 2012 CNN hero of the year Pushpa Basnet about Nepal's recovery efforts.
Categories: International News

Why is this man covered in 1 million bees?

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 08:30
CNN's Michael Holmes and Amara Walker have the story of a Chinese man who set a world record by covering himself with entirely too many bees.
Categories: International News

Don't look for me, I'm in Syria: Message shocks mom

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 08:28
A Kenyan mother fears that her daughter may have traveled to Syria to join ISIS. CNN's Robyn Kriel reports.
Categories: International News

Millions spent to pamper North Korean elite

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 08:27
Professors and scientists are among the North Korean elite treated to a variety of perks, paid for by Kim Jong Un's regime. CNN's Will Ripley reports.
Categories: International News

Look at me! 26 selfies of the week

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 08:21
Take a look at 26 selfies of the week from May 20 through May 26.
Categories: International News

Flight has near miss with volcano

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 08:14
An Air France passenger jet had a near miss with an active volcano in Africa earlier this month, prompting an investigation from French aviation authorities.
Categories: International News

Taliban fighters killed in attack

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 08:13
The sound of explosions and gunfire shook Kabul on Tuesday in what a police source described as an attack on a hotel owned by the son of Afghanistan's former President.
Categories: International News

FIFA: We have cooperated with investigators

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 08:07
FIFA responds to the arrests of several top officials on charges of corruption.
Categories: International News

FIFA: Sepp Blatter 'not involved' in allegations

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 08:07
Acting on an indictment by the U.S. Justice Department, Swiss police arrested several top FIFA officials during an overnight raid on charges of corruption. CNN's Alex Thomas has more.
Categories: International News

Who has been charged?

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 08:07
The football world was rocked Wednesday when a host of the sport's leading officials were arrested in Zurich, Switzerland.
Categories: International News

Iraqi forces launch operation to drive ISIS out

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 08:05
A major military operation to liberate Iraq's Anbar and Salaheddin provinces from ISIS forces has begun, Iraqi state media and a key Shia militia group say.
Categories: International News

Iraqi soldier explains why Ramadi fell to ISIS

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 08:05
Asa'ad al-Yassiri is bitter, angry and disillusioned. The Iraqi soldier says it's not that he doesn't want to fight, but the leadership isn't providing the support needed to fight ISIS.
Categories: International News

Report: Chinese police nab 175 'tomb raiders'

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 04:19
Chinese police have arrested 175 "tomb raiders" who stole ancient artifacts from a Neolithic site in the country's northeast, state media reported.
Categories: International News
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