Murdoch lines pockets with Europe sales

Rupert Murdoch is tidying up his assets in Europe and raising cash to pursue U.S. ambitions.

21st Century Fox, home to Murdoch's film and TV businesses, is…

Why many liberals don't trust Hillary Clinton

To prove she wasn't just an opportunist hoping to use a U.S. Senate seat in New York as a ticket to bigger things, then-first lady Hillary Clinton tried to…

Air Algerie plane wreckage found in Mali

Air Algerie map

Reuters

French forces secured the site of a crashed Air Algerie flight in Mali, and found one "black box" but no survivors, French President Francoise Hollande said…

#DetroitWater campaign wants you to pay residents' past-due bills

A new online campaign is helping Detroit residents keep their water turned on, even if they are behind on their bills.

The Detroit Water Project connects…

McCain: Prolonged AZ execution was 'torture'

The prolonged execution of Arizona death row inmate Joseph Wood was tantamount to torture, Sen. John McCain said.

The Arizona Republican told Politico he…

Queen photobombs selfie, creates new sport

Queen Elizabeth

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After just one day of competition, a new sport has emerged at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow: snapping selfies with the queen.

Amazon plunges 10% on big loss

Investors are familiar with Amazon's quarterly routine: posting huge sales numbers with little or no profit. But they are not shrugging off the loss this…

Stocks: 6 things to know before the open

New York Stock Exchange floor

CNN

Markets look set to chalk up another week of gains, barring surprises Friday. .

U.N. head: Gaza conflict is 'wrong'

Israeli airstrike in Gaza

REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

The exasperation could be seen on the face of U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

Report: 4 journalists detained in Tehran

Concern is growing for the wellbeing of four journalists apparently detained in Iran this week, three of them American citizens, according to the Washington…

Photos that make you question reality

There's only one way to start an interview with Joan Fontcuberta. Why, I ask him, should I believe a word he says?

"I like that question," says the pre-eminent…

Russian woman joins rebel movement in Ukraine

Marina lost her spleen and has a punctured lung. She was attached to a rebel group as a combat medic, and was hurt during the fighting, she told CNN from her…

Teen gets 232 'teeth' removed in Mumbai

Dentist, dental office

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A teenager in India, who had more than 200 "teeth" growing in his mouth due to a benign dental tumor, has had them removed.

Slain robbery hostage worried about daughter

Before she was taken hostage during a brazen bank robbery this month, Misty Holt-Singh worried about one thing, says a woman inside the bank with her.

"Misty…

Dutch to step up efforts on MH17 remains

MH17

The Netherlands is stepping up efforts to try to ensure that the remains of all the victims of the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 return home…

Ebola outbreak: Time to test vaccines?

Ebola virus disease is sweeping across West Africa in the largest outbreak of the virus to date. Mortality rates are currently at 60% in a disease where up to…

URGENT - Air Algerie Black Box

(CNN) -- One black box has been recovered from the Air Algerie crash in Mali, French President Francois Hollande said Friday.

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--Missouri Gov. Jay Dixon following a devastating tornado that killed more than 150 people.

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