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    VIDEO: Detained Americans Ask for U.S. Government’s Help

    By Candice Naranjo

    Pyongyang, North Korea (CNN) -- Three Americans detained in North Korea spoke out about their conditions and pleaded for U.S. help in interviews with CNN. Kenneth Bae, Matthew Todd Miller and Jeffrey Edward Fowle met with CNN's Will Ripley Full Article

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    Sony Wooing Japanese to PS4 with Dragon Quest

    By Candice Naranjo

    TOKYO (AP) — Sony is trying to woo Japanese game fans to the PlayStation 4 home console that went on sale in November in the U.S. and Europe, but didn't arrive at stores here until February. Atsushi Morita, appointed head Full Article

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    Boy With Brain Cancer Found Parents Arrested

    By Aaron Pero

    (CNN) -- The parents who pulled their cancer-stricken son from a British hospital and spurred an international search for the boy have been ordered to appear Monday in a court in Spain, where they were arrested, police said. Brett and Full Article

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    Islamist Militia Says it “Secured” U.S. Embassy in Libya

    By Candice Naranjo

    TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — An Islamist-allied militia group "secured" a U.S. Embassy residential compound in Libya's capital, more than a month after American personnel evacuated from the country over ongoing fighting, one of its commanders said Sunday. An Associated Press Full Article

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    Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Could be in Spain

    By Candice Naranjo

    (CNN) -- A 5-year-old surgery patient whose parents allegedly removed him prematurely from a British hospital, now the subject of a major international search by authorities concerned for his health, could be in southern Spain, British police said Saturday. Ashya Full Article

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    Saudi King Warns of Terror Threat to Europe and The U.S.

    By Candice Naranjo

    RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — The king of Saudi Arabia has warned that extremists could attack Europe and the U.S. if there is not a strong international response to terrorism after the Islamic State group seized a wide territory across Full Article

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    22 of 26 Miners Rescued in Nicaragua

    By Candice Naranjo

    BONANZA, Nicaragua (AP) — Nicaraguan rescuers have saved 22 of at least 26 workers trapped in a mine collapse and were working Saturday to free the rest, officials said. First Lady Rosario Murillo said 20 of the miners were freed late Full Article

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    Mexican Authorities Raid Train Carrying U.S. Bound Migrants

    By Brian Shields

    SAN RAMON, Mexico (AP) — The lumbering freight train known as "The Beast," a key part of the route for migrants heading north to the United States, rolled to an abrupt, unscheduled stop in the black of midnight. Mexican federal police Full Article

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    Suriname Leader’s Son Admits He Offered Hezbollah a South American Base

    By Brian Shields

    NEW YORK (AP) — The son of the president of Suriname has pleaded guilty to charges he sought to offer a home base in his South American country to the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah. Dino Bouterse entered the plea on Friday Full Article

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    Police Searching For Missing 5-Year-Old British Boy

    By Candice Naranjo

    PARIS (AP) — Police are searching for a 5-year-old British boy with a severe brain tumor whose parents took him out of a British hospital and were last seen in France. The press office for Jehovah's Witnesses said Friday that Ashya Full Article

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    BREAKING: Britain Raises Terror Threat Level to Severe

    By Candice Naranjo

    LONDON (AP) — Britain raised the country's terror threat level from substantial to severe Friday, meaning that a terrorist attack is considered highly likely. Home Secretary Theresa Mays said the decision to raise the threat level was related to developments in Full Article

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    Past Week Sees Highest Increase in Ebola Cases

    By Candice Naranjo

    DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The past week has seen the highest increase of Ebola cases since the outbreak in West Africa began, the World Health Organization said Friday, offering more evidence that the crisis is worsening. The U.N. health agency Full Article

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    Phone Calls to Missing Airliner May Help Solve Mystery

    By Aaron Pero

    CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Shortly after the missing Malaysian airliner disappeared from radar, airline officials on the ground tried repeatedly to call the crew of the Boeing 777 using a satellite phone that might have left clues to the jet's flight Full Article

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    VIDEO: ISIS Targeting Pot Farms in North Syria

    By Brian Shields

    AKHTARIN, Syria (KRON) -- It now appears ISIS, already fighting against Shiite militants and the governments of Iraq and Syria are joining another battle, the War on Marijuana. A new video has emerged showing Islamic State fighters burning down cannabis Full Article

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    Ebola Vaccine Testing On Humans Starts Next Week

    By Aaron Pero

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal researchers next week will start testing humans with an experimental vaccine to prevent the deadly Ebola virus. The National Institutes of Health announced Thursday that it is launching the safety trial on a vaccine developed by the Full Article

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    Mass Execution By ISIS Militants In Syria

    By Aaron Pero

    BEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group killed more than 150 troops captured in recent fighting for a string of military bases in northeastern Syria, shooting some and slashing others with knives in the past 24 hours in the latest mass Full Article