CNN.com - Top Stories http://edition.cnn.com/index.html?eref=edition CNN.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. en-US Copyright 2015 Cable News Network LP, LLLP. Sun, 02 Aug 2015 03:11:37 EDT 10 CNN.com - Top Stories http://edition.cnn.com/index.html?eref=edition http://i.cdn.turner.com/cnn/.e/img/1.0/logo/cnn.logo.rss.gif 144 33 CNN.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Nick Gordon reportedly missing, aunt 'kicked out' http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/entertainment/bobbi-kristina-brown-funeral/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/entertainment/bobbi-kristina-brown-funeral/index.html?eref=edition Sun, 02 Aug 2015 03:09:38 EDT Mystery over death http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2015/07/27/bobbi-kristina-death-mystery-marquez-dnt-ac.cnn.html http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2015/07/27/bobbi-kristina-death-mystery-marquez-dnt-ac.cnn.html?eref=edition The 22-year-old daughter of Whitney Houston died yesterday in a hospice near Atlanta. CNN's Miguel Marquez looks at the tragic death of Bobbi Kristina Brown. Sat, 01 Aug 2015 21:46:53 EDT Bobbi Kristina Brown, in her own words http://edition.cnn.com/2015/02/02/entertainment/feat-bobbi-kristina-brown-own-words/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/02/02/entertainment/feat-bobbi-kristina-brown-own-words/index.html?eref=edition Like most young people, Bobbi Kristina Brown communicated a great deal via social media. Sat, 01 Aug 2015 21:49:46 EDT Police seize $205K from Snoop Dogg at airport http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/entertainment/snoop-dogg-italy-feat/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/entertainment/snoop-dogg-italy-feat/index.html?eref=edition Sat, 01 Aug 2015 22:58:24 EDT Myanmar rains bring deaths, chaos http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/asia/myanmar-floods/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/asia/myanmar-floods/index.html?eref=edition Heavy monsoon rains in the past month have left at least 27 people dead and displaced more than 150,000 others in Myanmar, the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said Saturday. Sun, 02 Aug 2015 01:36:08 EDT Reporter goes to extremes during floods http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tv/2015/08/02/reporter-in-flood-water-myanmar-van-dam-seg-nr.cnn.html http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tv/2015/08/02/reporter-in-flood-water-myanmar-van-dam-seg-nr.cnn.html?eref=edition A reporter in Myanmar decided the best way to cover the flooding from heavy monsoon rains was to head into the water. CNN's Derek Van Dam has more. Sun, 02 Aug 2015 01:37:02 EDT Cop killed during traffic stop http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/02/us/memphis-officer-killed-traffic-stop/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/02/us/memphis-officer-killed-traffic-stop/index.html?eref=edition A police officer who was shot during a traffic stop in Memphis died at a hospital later, Tennessee authorities said early Sunday. Sun, 02 Aug 2015 03:05:58 EDT MH370: Plane debris arrives in France http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/world/mh370-debris-investigation/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/world/mh370-debris-investigation/index.html?eref=edition Sat, 01 Aug 2015 11:59:47 EDT Cecil the lion's brother dead? http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/world/cecil-the-lion-brother-jericho-illegally-killed/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/world/cecil-the-lion-brother-jericho-illegally-killed/index.html?eref=edition Sat, 01 Aug 2015 20:23:10 EDT Bin Laden relatives die in plane crash http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/europe/uk-saudi-plane-crash-bin-laden/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/europe/uk-saudi-plane-crash-bin-laden/index.html?eref=edition Sat, 01 Aug 2015 22:31:55 EDT Libyan symbol of defiance in U.S. jail http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/30/us/libya-rape-victim-sentencing/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/30/us/libya-rape-victim-sentencing/index.html?eref=edition Sat, 01 Aug 2015 20:22:35 EDT Haqqani network boss 'died a year ago' http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/asia/pakistan-haqqani-network-leader-death/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/asia/pakistan-haqqani-network-leader-death/index.html?eref=edition For two years, the Afghan Taliban did not let on that its leader Mullah Mohammed Omar had died in a hospital. Now word is going around that another key leader of a prominent regional terror group may have died a year ago. Sat, 01 Aug 2015 10:27:48 EDT Planes' drone near-miss over N.Y. http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/us/drone-airliner-jfk/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/us/drone-airliner-jfk/index.html?eref=edition Two airplanes flying near one of the nation's busiest airports each came within 100 feet of a drone on Friday, according to audio from each flight's radio calls. Sat, 01 Aug 2015 12:48:51 EDT Tiger Woods slides at PGA event http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/golf/golf-woods-ko-british-open/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/golf/golf-woods-ko-british-open/index.html?eref=edition Saturday is known as moving day at major golf tournaments. The problem for Tiger Woods he moved backwards as the optimism generated by his fine play at the opening two rounds of the Quicken Loans tournament rapidly disappeared. Sat, 01 Aug 2015 18:30:15 EDT Firefighter killed by California wildfires http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/us/california-wildfires/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/us/california-wildfires/index.html?eref=edition A firefighter battling one of the large wildfires burning in California died in the line of duty this week, the U.S. Forest Service said. Sat, 01 Aug 2015 18:34:59 EDT Fans woo Foo Fighters with video http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2015/08/01/foo-fighters-video-plea-allen-seg-nr.cnn.html http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2015/08/01/foo-fighters-video-plea-allen-seg-nr.cnn.html?eref=edition A group of 1,000 Italian Foo Fighters fans banded together to entice the rockers to play a gig in Cesena. CNN's Natalie Allen has more. Sat, 01 Aug 2015 22:44:16 EDT Family shot helping stranded motorist http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2015/07/31/montana-good-samaritans-shooting-death-dnt.kulr.html http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2015/07/31/montana-good-samaritans-shooting-death-dnt.kulr.html?eref=edition Trying to be a helping hand cost two members of a Montana family their lives and left their daughter wounded. CNN affiliate KULR has the report. Sat, 01 Aug 2015 23:45:59 EDT Wrestling 'bad guy' Roddy Piper dies http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/31/us/wrestler-roddy-piper-dies/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/31/us/wrestler-roddy-piper-dies/index.html?eref=edition Roddy Piper, arguably professional wrestling's all-time top bad guy, has died in his sleep at the age of 61, agent Jay Schachter told CNN Friday. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 21:37:06 EDT Man Utd unveils new-look strip http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/football/football-man-utd-kit-adidas/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/08/01/football/football-man-utd-kit-adidas/index.html?eref=edition Forget pre-season friendlies, the buildup to new English Premier League season has been all about the battle of the kits and the lucrative sponsorship deals linked to them. Sat, 01 Aug 2015 12:46:11 EDT Man watches wife die on escalator http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2015/07/28/china-escalator-mom-death-mall-reaction-family.cnn.html http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2015/07/28/china-escalator-mom-death-mall-reaction-family.cnn.html?eref=edition New surveillance video shows workers at a mall in China knew about the faulty escalator before a mother fell to her death. Her husband is also speaking out, describing the moment she died. CNN's Will Ripley reports. Sat, 01 Aug 2015 14:54:16 EDT Another surfer fights off shark attack http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/31/asia/australia-shark-attack/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/31/asia/australia-shark-attack/index.html?eref=edition A second Australian surfer has warded off a shark attack by punching the predator after it bit his leg, police in New South Wales said Friday. Sat, 01 Aug 2015 12:55:36 EDT Hitler and man 'who beat Jesse Owens' http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/31/sport/germany-berlin-jewish-olympics-maccabi/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/31/sport/germany-berlin-jewish-olympics-maccabi/index.html?eref=edition Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:41:49 EDT Will 'monster' tower ruin Paris? http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/28/architecture/paris-tour-triangle-osm/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/28/architecture/paris-tour-triangle-osm/index.html?eref=edition Sun, 02 Aug 2015 00:53:46 EDT Inside hidden store of hunters' 'trophies' http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/31/us/illegal-animal-trade/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/31/us/illegal-animal-trade/index.html?eref=edition Sat, 01 Aug 2015 10:43:53 EDT Did comet kick-start life on Earth? http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/30/world/rosetta-mission-discovery/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/30/world/rosetta-mission-discovery/index.html?eref=edition Sat, 01 Aug 2015 10:41:48 EDT Could Mullah Omar's death help ISIS? http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/30/politics/omar-mullah-taliban-leader-death-isis/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/30/politics/omar-mullah-taliban-leader-death-isis/index.html?eref=edition Sat, 01 Aug 2015 10:39:28 EDT Before the Birkin, there was the basket http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/31/style/gallery/jane-birkin-basket-bag/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/31/style/gallery/jane-birkin-basket-bag/index.html?eref=edition Sat, 01 Aug 2015 09:04:30 EDT Who benefits from wildlife tourism? http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/29/africa/gallery/wildlife-tourism-africa/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/29/africa/gallery/wildlife-tourism-africa/index.html?eref=edition Sat, 01 Aug 2015 12:57:15 EDT How to Instagram better than everyone else http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/30/style/improve-your-instagram-instalens/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/30/style/improve-your-instagram-instalens/index.html?eref=edition Sat, 01 Aug 2015 10:46:08 EDT Yoga: Are you a poser or a pretzel? http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/28/sport/10-yoga-types/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/28/sport/10-yoga-types/index.html?eref=edition Sat, 01 Aug 2015 09:08:10 EDT Is this the scariest jet landing ever? http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2015/07/27/klm-flight-bumpy-landing-vo-newday.cnn-storyful.html http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2015/07/27/klm-flight-bumpy-landing-vo-newday.cnn-storyful.html?eref=edition Sun, 02 Aug 2015 01:06:30 EDT Tom Daley: Britain's diving boy wonder http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/29/sport/tom-daley-diving-olympics/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/29/sport/tom-daley-diving-olympics/index.html?eref=edition Beneath the rolling, timber-clad ceiling of London's Aquatics Center, Tom Daley is poised on the concrete ledge of the 10-meter diving platform. Sun, 02 Aug 2015 02:14:27 EDT Twisted logic behind lion hunts http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/30/opinions/flocken-cecil-lion-death/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/30/opinions/flocken-cecil-lion-death/index.html?eref=edition The brutal killing of Cecil the Lion has rightly drawn outrage from around the world. Reports say that this local celebrity and dominant male of his pride was lured with food out of a Zimbabwe national park, only to be struck by an arrow shot from the bow of a Minnesota dentist who paid nearly $50,000 for the hunt. Tragically, Cecil's suffering did not end there. It is reported that, over the next 40 hours, Cecil was pursued and eventually shot in the head, skinned and decapitated. Sat, 01 Aug 2015 07:01:00 EDT Ai Weiwei in UK visa dispute http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/30/asia/uk-china-ai-weiwei-visa/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/30/asia/uk-china-ai-weiwei-visa/index.html?eref=edition Chinese artist Ai Weiwei has accused the UK government of denying him a full six-month business visa on the grounds he failed to declare a criminal conviction -- despite the fact he disputes ever being charged with or convicted of a crime. Sun, 02 Aug 2015 01:04:03 EDT Putin: Blatter deserves Nobel Prize http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/28/football/vladimir-putin-sepp-blatter-fifa-nobel-prize/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/28/football/vladimir-putin-sepp-blatter-fifa-nobel-prize/index.html?eref=edition Embattled FIFA President Sepp Blatter deserves a Nobel Prize for his work leading world soccer's governing body, according to Russian leader Vladimir Putin. Sun, 02 Aug 2015 01:05:11 EDT Surviving the 'heaviest wipe-out in history' http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/29/sport/surfing-porcella-wipeout/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/29/sport/surfing-porcella-wipeout/index.html?eref=edition Sat, 01 Aug 2015 09:00:36 EDT Meet 'Caitlyn Jenner' of the surf world http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/31/arts/becoming-westerly-peter-drouyn-hunger/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/31/arts/becoming-westerly-peter-drouyn-hunger/index.html?eref=edition Sat, 01 Aug 2015 09:00:12 EDT Winter Olympics 2022 goes to... http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/31/sport/winter-olympics-2022-choices/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/31/sport/winter-olympics-2022-choices/index.html?eref=edition Beijing is set to become the first city to have hosted both the Summer and Winter Olympics after it was chosen to stage the 2022 Winter Games. Sat, 01 Aug 2015 02:44:17 EDT 10 beautiful British islands you've never heard of http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/31/travel/uk-incredible-islands/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/31/travel/uk-incredible-islands/index.html?eref=edition Sat, 01 Aug 2015 09:03:55 EDT Hotel charges $400 a night to sleep in tomb http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/31/travel/worlds-first-crypt-hotel-room/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/31/travel/worlds-first-crypt-hotel-room/index.html?eref=edition Fri, 31 Jul 2015 23:05:38 EDT Wine tour with an unexpected bonus http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/27/travel/seven-best-cape-town-vineyards/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/27/travel/seven-best-cape-town-vineyards/index.html?eref=edition Sat, 01 Aug 2015 03:17:00 EDT Making the world sparkle: Nadja Swarovski http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/29/luxury/nadja-swarovski-interview/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/29/luxury/nadja-swarovski-interview/index.html?eref=edition Sat, 01 Aug 2015 12:37:21 EDT This 1914 classic car is still racing today http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/autos/2015/07/31/racing-1914-sunbeam-style.cnn.html http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/autos/2015/07/31/racing-1914-sunbeam-style.cnn.html?eref=edition Sat, 01 Aug 2015 00:39:07 EDT Ancient religion through 11 sculptures http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/30/arts/gallery/ancient-religion-sculptures-buddhism/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/30/arts/gallery/ancient-religion-sculptures-buddhism/index.html?eref=edition Fri, 31 Jul 2015 23:05:51 EDT After 15 years, F-35 is taking off http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/28/politics/f-35-joint-strike-fighter-operational/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/28/politics/f-35-joint-strike-fighter-operational/index.html?eref=edition Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:40:59 EDT Could comets hold the key to life on earth? http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/30/world/rosetta-mission-discovery/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/30/world/rosetta-mission-discovery/index.html?eref=edition Fri, 31 Jul 2015 10:29:56 EDT Cecil the lion's killer thought hunt was legal http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2015/07/29/cecil-the-lion-pkg-mckenzie-pkg.cnn.html http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2015/07/29/cecil-the-lion-pkg-mckenzie-pkg.cnn.html?eref=edition An American dentist is apologizing for killing a lion in Zimbabwe after its death sparked global outrage. CNN's David McKenzie reports. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 15:46:19 EDT 2001: Mullah Omar's extravagant compound http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2015/07/29/mullah-omar-compound-dnt-amanpour.cnn.html http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2015/07/29/mullah-omar-compound-dnt-amanpour.cnn.html?eref=edition In 2001, CNN's Christiane Amanpour toured the former compound of Taliban leader Mullah Omar. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:35:56 EDT One tree grows 40 different types of fruit http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/living/2015/07/28/tree-grows-40-fruit-types-sam-van-aken-orig.cnn.html http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/living/2015/07/28/tree-grows-40-fruit-types-sam-van-aken-orig.cnn.html?eref=edition Artist Sam Van Aken has created a series of trees that grow dozens of different types of stone fruits. He tells a TEDxManhattan conference that these trees are a research project, an art exhibit and a conservation mission. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 15:46:20 EDT The world shouldn't forget Ukraine's deadly war http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2015/07/29/russia-ukraine-war-weak-orig-amanpour-focus.cnn.html http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2015/07/29/russia-ukraine-war-weak-orig-amanpour-focus.cnn.html?eref=edition CNN's Christiane Amanpour looks at the current situation in Ukraine and explains why it can't become a forgotten war. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:33:48 EDT Man going to jail for petting cougar at zoo http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2015/07/30/man-going-to-jail-for-petting-cougar-at-zoo-pkg.wbns.html http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2015/07/30/man-going-to-jail-for-petting-cougar-at-zoo-pkg.wbns.html?eref=edition Josh Newell leaped over a Columbus Zoo barrier to pet a cougar, now he will find himself caged. CNN affiliate WBNS reports. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 03:30:23 EDT 15-foot python found hunting pets http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2015/07/29/giant-python-found-attacking-animals-in-missouri.ktvi.html http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2015/07/29/giant-python-found-attacking-animals-in-missouri.ktvi.html?eref=edition A man discovered a nearly 15-foot Burmese python on his property after small animals began disappearing. CNN affiliate KTVI has the story. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:28:09 EDT Big beasts, big business: Cashing in on wildlife tours http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/29/africa/gallery/wildlife-tourism-africa/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/29/africa/gallery/wildlife-tourism-africa/index.html?eref=edition Thu, 30 Jul 2015 03:18:40 EDT From posers to exhibitionists: Yoga personality types revealed http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/28/sport/gallery/yoga-types/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/28/sport/gallery/yoga-types/index.html?eref=edition Yoga's popularity, which has almost doubled in the past 10 years in the U.S., has ushered in a rash of newbies unaware of the teaching's finicky (and often justified) unwritten rules. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 03:23:07 EDT Have you tried America's best pizza? http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/29/travel/gallery/best-pizza-restaurants-tripadvisor/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/29/travel/gallery/best-pizza-restaurants-tripadvisor/index.html?eref=edition Thu, 30 Jul 2015 03:17:39 EDT Feel disrespected? Pull a gun http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/29/opinions/costello-guns-kill/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/29/opinions/costello-guns-kill/index.html?eref=edition Thu, 30 Jul 2015 09:22:28 EDT Imagine life without Internet http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/29/opinions/jones-broadband-access/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/29/opinions/jones-broadband-access/index.html?eref=edition Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:20:23 EDT The homeowners who refused to budge http://edition.cnn.com/2015/05/19/asia/gallery/china-nail-houses/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/05/19/asia/gallery/china-nail-houses/index.html?eref=edition Thu, 30 Jul 2015 09:26:05 EDT Beirut's 1960s jet-set playgrounds http://edition.cnn.com/2015/05/19/travel/beirut-five-star-hotels-faded-glamor-cnngo/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/05/19/travel/beirut-five-star-hotels-faded-glamor-cnngo/index.html?eref=edition For several decades the name "Beirut" has conjured images of devastation and danger. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 09:09:47 EDT Buildings on verge of destruction http://edition.cnn.com/2015/06/30/architecture/gallery/beautiful-buildings-verge-of-destruction/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/06/30/architecture/gallery/beautiful-buildings-verge-of-destruction/index.html?eref=edition Go see them now, before it's too late: threatened by neglect, the elements, changing architectural trends or ruthless developers, these outstanding buildings are all fighting a hard battle for survival. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 09:10:57 EDT World's 10 most scenic airport approaches http://edition.cnn.com/2015/05/12/travel/scenic-airport-landings/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/05/12/travel/scenic-airport-landings/index.html?eref=edition For jaded air travelers, window seats are overrated. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 09:11:19 EDT New Zealand's most notorious gang http://edition.cnn.com/2015/06/15/world/gallery/nz-gang-face-tattoo-feat/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/06/15/world/gallery/nz-gang-face-tattoo-feat/index.html?eref=edition Thu, 30 Jul 2015 09:01:03 EDT Ruins of the Soviet space shuttle program http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/03/travel/baikonur-cosmodrome-kazakhstan-soviet-space-shuttle/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/03/travel/baikonur-cosmodrome-kazakhstan-soviet-space-shuttle/index.html?eref=edition What was once the gleaming pride and joy of the Soviet space program now lies covered in dirt and bird droppings in a disused hangar in Kazakhstan. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 09:12:37 EDT NASA finds 'Earth's bigger, older cousin' http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/23/us/feat-nasa-kepler-planet-discovery/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/23/us/feat-nasa-kepler-planet-discovery/index.html?eref=edition NASA said Thursday that its Kepler spacecraft has spotted "Earth's bigger, older cousin": the first nearly Earth-size planet to be found in the habitable zone of a star similar to our own. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 09:13:13 EDT The king with 100 wives http://edition.cnn.com/2015/06/17/africa/the-king-with-100-wives-cameroon/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/06/17/africa/the-king-with-100-wives-cameroon/index.html?eref=edition Abumbi II, the 11th fon, or king, of Bafut, Cameroon, has close to 100 wives. They weren't all his to start. According to local tradition, when a fon dies, his successor inherits all his wives and then marries his own queens. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 09:14:10 EDT 10 watches that changed history http://edition.cnn.com/2015/06/30/luxury/gallery/10-watches-that-changed-the-world/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/06/30/luxury/gallery/10-watches-that-changed-the-world/index.html?eref=edition Mechanical watchmaking is not a world of revolutions, it's a world of evolutions, where change comes only slowly and tradition is a sacred trust. In the five hundred or so years that watches have existed, however, there have been a few that have changed the watchmaking world. Some of these watches broke new ground in design, some in technology -- and some both. Here are ten that made history and became part of it at the same time. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 09:15:08 EDT Top 20 museums around the world http://edition.cnn.com/2015/06/05/travel/gallery/world-top-20-museums-2015/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/06/05/travel/gallery/world-top-20-museums-2015/index.html?eref=edition Thu, 30 Jul 2015 09:15:54 EDT Girl from Vietnam War photo: Where is she? http://edition.cnn.com/2015/06/22/world/kim-phuc-where-is-she-now/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/06/22/world/kim-phuc-where-is-she-now/index.html?eref=edition Even without the benefit of context, the image of a naked 9-year-old girl running for her life is as searing and indelible today as it was 43 years ago. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 09:17:44 EDT Capturing beauty around the world http://edition.cnn.com/2015/02/18/living/feat-atlas-of-beauty-photography-project/index.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/02/18/living/feat-atlas-of-beauty-photography-project/index.html?eref=edition To photographer Mihaela Noroc, beauty cannot be defined by one country, race or ethnicity. 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