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Author Helen Bailey's partner jailed for 34 years…

The partner of children's author Helen Bailey has been sentenced to at least 34 years in prison for murdering her and dumping her body in a cesspool at their home

UN-sponsored Syria talks resume in Geneva after…

Syria peace talks under the auspices of the United Nations have resumed in Geneva, 10 months after they fell apart over escalating bloodshed in the war-torn country

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'

Astronomers discover 7 Earth-sized planets

CNN's Rosemary Church reports on NASA's announcement that scientists have found a cluster of Earth-like planets orbiting a star 40 light-years away.

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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US-backed Iraqi forces enter Mosul airport…

Backed by US-led coalition, Iraqi forces push into military base, seize Mosul airport runway in fierce fighting with IS

AP PHOTOS: South African center gives hope to…

AP PHOTOS: Johannesburg center offers love and hope to abandoned babies

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'

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.

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.

North Korea calls Malaysian investigation 'full…

After more than a week of silence in its state-controlled media, North Korea slammed the investigation into the death of one of its citizens in Kuala Lumpur, saying Malaysia's probe is full of "holes and contradictions"

Somalia's new president appoints prime minister

Somalia's new president appoints prime minister, who also holds Norwegian citizenship

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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Celebrated African musician on the sanctity of…

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

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.

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

The Latest: Malaysia wants Interpol help on…

Malaysia's national police chief Khalid Abu Bakar says help has been sought from Interpol to issue an alert for the four North Korean suspects who left Malaysia on the same day Kim Jong Nam, a half brother of North Korea's leader, was killed

Police name more suspects in Kim Jong Nam's death

Greg Palkot reports from London

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.

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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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

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

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