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Malaysia says VX nerve agent used in killing of…

The banned chemical weapon VX nerve agent was used in the murder of Kim Jong Nam, the North Korean ruler's outcast half brother who was poisoned last week at the airport in Kuala Lumpur, police said Friday

Cuba a year from getting new, non-Castro president

If all goes as expected, in exactly one year President Raul Castro will hand responsibility for Cuba's faltering economy and aging, disaffected population to a little-known 57-year-old Communist Party official

Should Gitmo stay open despite large terror…

Former Green Beret Michael Waltz reacts

Former Mexican leader: 'Now we have leverage'

Former Mexican President Vicente Fox said the White House had a polished tone about Mexico during a press conference but that President Trump's tactics are ultimately two-faced.

There's Now a Life-Size Statue of Kanye West as…

Artist Plastic Jesus created a statue of Kanye West labeled as "False Idol" and placed it on Hollywood Blvd. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.

Meet The Woman Who's Been Called The 'Issa Rae Of…

With zero TV experience, Nicole Amarteifio used her own money to produce "An African City." The viral series has 3.5 million views on YouTube alone.

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The Latest: Japanese cult also used VX nerve gas

A Japanese religious cult that carried out a deadly nerve gas attack on Tokyo's subways in 1995 also used the VX nerve agent suspected in the killing of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's half brother in Malaysia

Israel denies work visa to Human Rights Watch…

Israeli authorities have rejected a request from Human Rights Watch to grant a work permit to its regional director, accusing the group of engaging in Palestinian "propaganda."

Explosion rocks upscale market in Pakistan

8 reported dead, at least 30 injured

Trump vows to fight human trafficking

Gary Haugen, the president and CEO of International Justice Mission, discusses briefing President Donald Trump on the current state of modern slavery and what can be done to fight it.

Legalized Marijuana Industry Expected To Create…

The legalized marijuana industry is growing more than pot. Analysts say it could create over a quarter of a million jobs while other industries decline.

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.

Leading critic of Philippine leader arrested on…

A Philippine opposition senator and leading critic of President Rodrigo Duterte's deadly anti-drug crackdown was arrested Friday on drug charges but professed her innocence and vowed she would not be intimidated by a leader she called a "serial killer."

Iraq retakes Mosul airport amid cautious advances…

Iraqi forces secured a series of cautious advances as the military's elite fighting forces joined the push toward Islamic State-held western Mosul

Tillerson, Kelly visit Mexico amid tensions over…

Mexico slams the administration's immigration plan

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If coral reefs disappear, so will they

Coral reefs may not survive the century because of global warming. CNN columnist John Sutter travels to Madagascar, where a village depends on reefs for survival.

These Giraffes Love to Play Soccer

Reid Park Zoo's giraffes are the ultimate viral video 'goal'. Emily Drooby (@emilydrooby)

Ireland's Flowers Are So Bad 1 Politician Wants…

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

Rich in symbols, short on substance, UN resumes…

Syria's opposing sides are meeting face-to-face for the first time in U.N. mediation in three years

Extremists attack Niger military patrol, kill 15 soldiers

A spokesman for Niger's military says at least 15 soldiers have been killed in an attack by Islamic extremists on a patrol near the country's border with Mali

North Korea denies any role in Kim Jong Nam death

Greg Palkot reports

US sends mixed messages to its European allies

US officials continue to send mixed messages to its European allies at a time where the bloc is already dealing with the UK's departure from the European Union. CNN's Atika Shubert 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.

Trump, Obama Are Among The Leaders Criticized For…

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

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'24:Legacy' producers apologize for using Kenya attack video

The executive producers of the new Fox television series "24: Legacy" apologized for using footage from a terror attack at a Kenya mall that killed 67 people

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

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'