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Palestinians call for ceasefire in UN resolution draft

CBS World News - 10 hours 33 min ago
In a proposed security council resolution drafted by the Palestinians, a call is made to end Gaza hostilities and to resume direct Israeli-Palestine negotiations
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Kurdish security seizes 2 major oil fields near Kirkuk

CBS World News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 8:59pm
Kurdish security seized the Bai Hassan and Kirkuk oil fields outside in a land grab on Friday
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Strong quake hits Japan, triggering tsunami advisory

CBS World News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 6:59pm
6.8-magnitude temblor strikes near nuclear power plant crippled in 2011 earthquake
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German foreign minister to confront John Kerry about spying claims

CBS World News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 5:47pm
Before meeting with Kerry, German FM says "we want to reinvigorate our partnership, our friendship on an honest basis"
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India village council accused of ordering teen's rape

CBS World News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 5:21pm
​Girl, 14, was dragged into forest, raped in retaliation for sex assault blamed on her brother, family and police say
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23 Ukraine troops killed; president says "militants will pay"

CBS World News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 5:16pm
19 Ukraine servicemen killed in rocket attack; president says "everybody will get what is coming to them"
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Major Iraqi oil fields seized by northern fighters

CBS World News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 4:39pm
​Group seeking to create independent state in northern Iraq escalates dispute with central government
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Israel leader: World pressure won't stop Gaza offensive; casualties mount

CBS World News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 3:21pm
Over 100 killed in Gaza as rockets fall on Israel; U.N. doubts legality of Israeli air campaign
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What am I seeing?

CBS World News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:14pm
Can you guess what is happening in these images from recent new stories?
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Photos of the Week

CBS World News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:27pm
The best images from the week's news, July 5-July 11, 2014
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U.S. knew about newspaper's destruction of leaked NSA data

CBS World News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 12:41pm
NSA emails show U.S. was notified of Britain's intent to retrieve Snowden documents and that one official appeared to praise effort
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Kerry tries to stem election crisis in Afghanistan

CBS World News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 11:54am
Amid fraud scandal that has 2 candidates claiming victory, top U.S. diplomat flies in with "a lot of work to do"
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Anger mounts over civilian deaths in Gaza

CBS World News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 9:54am
Israeli offensive steps up in Palestinian territory, purportedly targeting only Hamas militants, but dozens have died, including many children
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Russia closes borders amid violence in Ukraine

CBS World News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 9:22am
Divisions appear within pro-Russian forces as Ukraine's military pushes forward to reclaim ground
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Germany booted, but didn't "expel" CIA chief

CBS World News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 8:41am
Official says Berlin declined to formally expel CIA Station Chief, which could have heightened tensions, as Kerry set to meet German counterpart
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Kerry arrives in Afghanistan to meet candidates

CBS World News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:08am
Two men are claiming victory in last month's presidential election runoff, a dispute that threatens country's tenuous stability
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Deaths mount in Israeli-Palestinian clash

CBS World News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 9:13pm
Following failed peace talks, brutal deaths of 4 teenagers, Israel hammers Gaza Strip with missiles and Hamas lobs rockets the other direction
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More civilians die in Gaza as attacks escalate

CBS World News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 9:02pm
Palestinian anger is rising as casualties mount in escalating Israeli airstrikes; Israel says militants are using civilians as human shields
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GOP intel chair: Time to be less "deferential" to China

CBS World News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 6:54pm
House Intelligence Committee chairman wants American diplomacy to be more direct, aggressive as U.S., China conclude talks
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Oscar Niemeyer's Brasilia

CBS World News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 5:52pm
The Brazilian architect designed several fo the landmarks of Brazil's capital city
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