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Gay couple sues after 1 twin's US citizenship…

Two gay men say both their twin sons are American citizens, but the U.S. government says the status belongs to only one. Now they're suing for recognition of both boys

Court in Vietnam starts 2nd embezzlement trial of…

A court in Vietnam has started the trial of a former executive accused of embezzling from the state oil giant and who Germany says was kidnapped from there by Vietnamese agents last year

Volcanoes, earthquakes, tsunamis: The ‘Ring of…

The Pacific’s “Ring of Fire” is a breeding ground for natural disasters. Here’s a look at the most recent incidents.

German nurse describes patient murders as game

There is now enough evidence to charge a German nurse with 97 murders, potentially making him one of the country's deadliest serial killers. CNN's Atika Shubert reports.

Aerosol in the Atmosphere May Be Masking Global…

New research suggests that some man-made pollution is helping to curb global warming and keep the Earth cool. Tony Spitz has the details.

Thousands Displaced After Turkey Invades Kurdish…

Turkey considers the Syrian Kurds terrorists even though they're backed by its ally, the U.S.

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Philippine volcano spreads lava almost 2 miles…

Lava fountaining regularly from the Philippines' most active volcano has flowed nearly 2 miles from the crater in a dazzling but increasingly dangerous eruption

Insurgents attack children's group in eastern Afghanistan

Afghan officials say that a group of gunmen have attacked a non-governmental organization in eastern Nangarhar province

Air Force deploys A-10 ground attack aircraft to…

The 12 A-10s were originally headed for an airbase in Turkey to fight ISIS, but with the air war largely over in Iraq and Syria, military brass decided the jets and more drones were needed at Kandahar Airfield in Afghanistan to ramp up the fight against the Taliban.

Shocks are the order of the day in Melbourne

Day 9: Quarter-final day saw the exits of Dimitrov, Nadal and Svitolina. Wozniacki through to semi-final.

Why Roosters Don't Go Deaf From Their Crows

Ever been woken up by a rooster crowing in the morning and wonder why the roosters themselves don’t go deaf from their own crow? Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

UK Regulator Opposes Fox's Acquisition Of Sky…

Fox Executive Chairman Rupert Murdoch already owns 39 percent of Sky and has been trying to acquire the rest for some time.

Future for Brazil's Lula hangs on apartment in…

A beachfront apartment sits at the center of a corruption case that could keep Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva from running for Brazil's presidency again

Activists rip Kim Jong Un's photo in Olympic…

Anti-Pyongyang activists have ripped photos of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in the latest of protests against South Korea's outreach to North Korea over next month's Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

Tillerson points finger at Russia for Syrian…

Raw video: Secretary of state says Russia 'bears responsibility' for Syria chemical weapon attacks.

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Turkey to US: Why are you backing Syrian Kurds?

Turkey would like to see the U.S. "stop supporting a group that has been targeting Turkey for 30 years," says Turkish Presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin.

New Yorkers Not Happy After Empire State Building…

New Yorkers called a flag on the play after the Empire State Building was lit up in the colors of the Patriots and the Eagles. Buzz60's Josh King (@abridgetoland) has more.

Drought-Stricken Cape Town Is Months Away From…

April 12 is expected to be "Day Zero" — when the South African city runs out of water.

Indonesian troops show off snake-handling skills…

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis gets an up-close look at Indonesian commandos - including soldiers walking on fire and breaking bricks with their heads

US pulled multiple ways in Syria as Islamic State…

The Trump administration is struggling to define the U.S. mission in Syria now that Islamic State extremists have been mostly ousted

Air Force A-10s ramp up fight against Taliban in…

Thunderbolt jets deployed to provide close-air support for American and Afghan troops.

Suspect arrested in 7-year-old's murder case

Punjab police in Pakistan have arrested a suspect in connection with the killing of 7-year-old Zainab Amin.

Impress Your Valentine's Date With Dinner in the…

The Palace of Westminster is opening its Member's Dining Room for Valentine's Day. Tony Spitz has the details.

Canada Agrees To Stay In Reworked Trans-Pacific…

Canada announced it will stay in a revised version of the TPP a year after the U.S. withdrew from the deal.

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Skepticism, worry amid preparation for Rohingya…

Myanmar says it's ready to begin repatriating Rohingya, Bangladesh says it might take time, but the Rohingya themselves? They are skeptical, if not terrified, of returning to burned-out homes to live in fear

12 skiers injured by flying rocks as Japanese…

Twelve people, including eight soldiers, skiing on the slopes of a volcano in central Japan were injured Tuesday by flying rocks during a sudden eruption, officials said. One soldier later died

Erupting volcano lights up night sky in…

Mount Mayon shoots massive plumes of ash, lava into the sky forcing thousands of villagers to evacuate; officials set the danger zone at a 5-mile radius from the crater.