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Iraqi forces push up to Mosul's key military base…

Iraqi special forces' assault underway against IS at edge of sprawling military base south of Mosul, by city's airport

US-born panda Bao Bao lands in China after…

An American-born panda on Thursday started settling into her new home in southwest China where she will eventually join a panda breeding program

Top general says more US troops are needed in…

The White House plans to announce a strategy to defeat ISIS; Lucas Tomlinson has the specifics for 'Special Report'

Mystery goes on in Kim Jong Nam's murder probe

Two of the six people suspected of being involved in Kim Jong Nam's murder are at large as details of the investigation continue to surface. CNN's Saima Mohsin reports.

Why You Should Stop Chewing Gum

A food additive found in chewing gum could mess up your digestive cell structure and function according to researchers from Binghamton University. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

Morgue Holding Body Of North Korean Leader's Half…

Guards and armed security are now watching the morgue in Malaysia where Kim Jong Nam's body is reportedly being held.

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North Korea denies it was behind killing at…

North Korea says Malaysia's investigation into the death of one of its nationals is full of "holes and contradictions" amid speculation that its agents masterminded the assassination of leader Kim Jong Un's half brother

Hawaii bill would ban licenses for some foreign…

A proposal in the Hawaii Legislature has the potential to cripple the state's commercial fishing industry after an Associated Press investigation found foreign fishermen confined to boats and living in subpar conditions

Thousands are leaving the US for Canada seeking…

An unprecedented number of people are crossing illegally in a dash for asylum; Molly Line tells us why on 'Special Report'

Celebrated African musician on the sanctity of…

Thandiswa pioneered Kwaito, a popular South African form of hip-hop

Michigan State University Bravely Removes White…

Michigan State University has decided that students are not using their whiteboards appropriately, so they are just going to ban them. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.

Ireland's Flowers Are So Bad 1 Politician Wants…

Deputy Michael Healy-Rae had a debate in Parliament about the issue.

David Bowie honors, George Michael tribute top…

The Brit Awards recognized big international stars including Drake and Beyonce and a cross-section of home-grown talent, but the ceremony was overshadowed by the much-missed David Bowie and George Michael

The Latest: NKorea critical of Malaysia death…

North Korea says Malaysia's investigation into the death of one of its nationals is full of "holes and contradictions" amid speculation that its agents masterminded the assassination of leader Kim Jong Un's half brother

How the secretaries' visit could define US-Mexico…

The White House is playing up the Tillerson-Kelly visit despite Mexico's opposition to the president's immigration agenda; Doug McKelway explains on 'Special Report'

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US troops wounded in Mosul

A US defense official tells CNN that a number of troops have been wounded as they work with Iraqi troops to defeat ISIS fighters in and around Mosul, Iraq. CNN's Barbara Starr reports.

You Can Really Live in This Rotating Skyscraper

The First ever rotating skyscraper plans to be built by 2020. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

Trump, Obama Are Among The Leaders Criticized For…

Amnesty International has released its annual report highlighting human rights abuses around the world.

Adopted kids see long-lasting effects of Romanian orphanages

A study found that Romanian children adopted from overcrowded orphanages in the 1990s were more likely to suffer psychological problems as adults compared to other children taken in by British families

McCain makes secret trip to Syria to meet with US…

Sen. John McCain has made a secret trip to northern Syria to meet with U.S. forces stationed there and discuss the campaign for defeating the Islamic State extremists

Police name more suspects in Kim Jong Nam's death

Greg Palkot reports from London

When 'home' is a desert refugee camp

Christiane Amanpour's 16-year-old son Darius meet a young man his own age in the Azraq refugee camp in Jordan but living a life that couldn't be more different.

Comedian Helping Kitties Find a Forever Home in a…

Obvious Plant decided to use his comedic force for good and helped some shelter cats get the kind of publicity they need. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.

Stockholm Rioters Destroy Cars After Trump Cites…

Stockholm's largely immigrant Rinkeby neighborhood rioted after an arrest was made.

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House speaker gets firsthand look at US-Mexico…

U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan has gotten a firsthand look at the U.S.-Mexico border as the Trump administration steps up immigration enforcement and prepares to ask Congress to pay for a border wall

The Latest: UN aid convoys increase; access woes…

The Latest: The U.N. humanitarian chief says more aid convoys have been getting to besieged and hard-to-reach parts of Syria in February than in recent months, but safe, unimpeded access remains a problem

Instagram model survives Dubai skyscraper photo…

Russian Instagram model Viktoria Odintcova wows millions of followers with death-defying photo shoot, dangling off ledge of 1,000-foot building. 22-year-old faces legal action back on the ground