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 2014 Cable News Network LP, LLLP. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:33:24 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. Protesters want Pakistan PM outhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/world/asia/pakistan-protests/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/world/asia/pakistan-protests/index.html?eref=editionWith protests raging in the streets of Islamabad, Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif met with military leaders Monday to discuss the option of resigning for three months, a government official with direct knowledge told CNN.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:08:58 EDT UK PM lays out anti-jihadi battle planhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/europe/uk-terror-threat-measures/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/europe/uk-terror-threat-measures/index.html?eref=editionUK Prime Minister David Cameron has laid out his battle plan to counter the threat posed by Islamist extremists returning to Britain after fighting with terror groups overseas. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 05:21:27 EDT Israel under fire for 'land grab'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/world/meast/mideast-israel-west-bank/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/world/meast/mideast-israel-west-bank/index.html?eref=editionBritain has urged Israel to reverse its move to claim almost 1,000 acres of land in the Palestinian West Bank, saying it deplores the "ill-judged decision."Tue, 02 Sep 2014 02:34:56 EDT Knife attack was dad's revengehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/world/asia/china-school-attack/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/world/asia/china-school-attack/index.html?eref=editionThe new school year in China began Monday with a horrifying attack.Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:31:13 EDT CNN mourns cameraman's deathhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/world/cnn-photojournalist-sarmad-qaseera/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/world/cnn-photojournalist-sarmad-qaseera/index.html?eref=editionCNN lost a much loved and respected colleague Monday with the sudden passing of photojournalist Sarmad Qaseera. A longtime member of CNN's Baghdad bureau, Sarmad had to flee his country in 2006 after death threats, eventually settling in the United States and continuing his work for CNN based out of Atlanta. He was 42. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 02:37:02 EDT Life sentence for buying marijuana? http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/opinion/vanita-gupta-marijuana-life-sentence/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/opinion/vanita-gupta-marijuana-life-sentence/index.html?eref=editionClearly something is broken when a Missouri man named Jeff Mizanskey can be sentenced to die in prison for purchasing seven pounds of marijuana. With two nonviolent marijuana convictions already on his record, Jeff received life without parole under Missouri's three strikes law.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:30:19 EDT The ugly return of anti-Semitismhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/opinion/stanley-return-of-anti-semitism/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/opinion/stanley-return-of-anti-semitism/index.html?eref=editionOn Sunday, there was a rally in London to protest something I never thought would need protesting in modern Britain: the rise of anti-Semitism. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:30:56 EDT Why Beijing is courting trouble in HKhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/opinion/china-hong-kong-democracy/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/opinion/china-hong-kong-democracy/index.html?eref=editionIn 2012, China announced that in 2017 Hong Kong could elect its chief executive through "universal suffrage."Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:05:51 EDT Why strategy on ISIS takes timehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/opinion/hertling-syria-isis-strategy-will-take-time/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/opinion/hertling-syria-isis-strategy-will-take-time/index.html?eref=editionRetired Lt. Gen. Mark Hertling says that developing an effective strategy against ISIS will be difficult and time-consuming.Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:19:29 EDT What can West do about Putin?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/opinion/chance-analysis-russia-ukraine/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/opinion/chance-analysis-russia-ukraine/index.html?eref=editionRussia's tactics in Ukraine are difficult to pin down: The Kremlin categorically denies Russian troops are fighting alongside rebels there, or that the sophisticated weaponry being used against Ukrainian government forces is supplied by Moscow. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:30:33 EDT Human trial of experimental Ebola vaccine to starthttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/health/ebola-vaccine-trial/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/health/ebola-vaccine-trial/index.html?eref=editionThree healthy people are to receive an experimental Ebola vaccine after U.S. authorities gave the green light for human testing.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:26:13 EDT CDC: Outbreak 'out of control'http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/09/02/newday-intv-pereira-frieden-ebola.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/09/02/newday-intv-pereira-frieden-ebola.cnn.html?eref=editionDr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control, speaks with Michaela Pereira about the Ebola epidemic.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:47:48 EDT 'It's going to get even worse'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/health/ebola-outbreak/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/health/ebola-outbreak/index.html?eref=editionThe Ebola outbreak in West Africa is much worse than official figures show, and other countries are unintentionally making it harder to control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Tom Frieden told CNN Tuesday. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:45:09 EDT Liberian leader warns of 'global crisis' http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/world/africa/liberia-ebola-outbreak/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/world/africa/liberia-ebola-outbreak/index.html?eref=editionLiberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf said Monday that the situation over the massive Ebola outbreak in her country "remains grave."Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:02:41 EDT Inside Ebola's ghost townshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/world/africa/ebola-ghost-town/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/world/africa/ebola-ghost-town/index.html?eref=editionAt the gravesite in a northern Liberia village, there are no religious or traditional burial rites. No ceremony, no mourning, no family members, and no final goodbyes. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:40:50 EDT Saudi seizes 88 'on verge of attacks'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/meast/saudi-terror/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/meast/saudi-terror/index.html?eref=editionSaudi Arabia has arrested 88 men from 10 terror cells who were plotting attacks, the Interior Ministry said Tuesday.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:47:44 EDT Did Al-Shabaab leader survive strike?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/africa/somalia-us-operation/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/africa/somalia-us-operation/index.html?eref=editionA suspected U.S. drone strike targets Al-Shabaab in Somalia but it's not clear if the group's leader was killed or wounded, a Somali official says.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:37:13 EDT Iraqi military families storm parliamenthttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/meast/iraq-isis-parliament/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/meast/iraq-isis-parliament/index.html?eref=editionThe families of Iraqi military members attacked by ISIS in June stormed parliament in Baghdad on Tuesday, demanding more information about the fate of their loved ones, a parliamentary official told CNN.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:32:39 EDT Yemen's Pres. dismisses governmenthttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/meast/yemen-protests/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/meast/yemen-protests/index.html?eref=editionYemeni President Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi dismissed the government Tuesday, seeking to end weeks of tense protests in the capital, Sanaa.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:51:39 EDT NATO to create 'high-readiness force'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/world/europe/ukraine-crisis/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/world/europe/ukraine-crisis/index.html?eref=editionNATO's working on plans for a "spearhead" force to quickly respond to "Russia's aggressive behavior," the NATO Secretary General says.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:10:56 EDT No charge for UK cancer child parentshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/europe/brain-cancer-boy/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/europe/brain-cancer-boy/index.html?eref=editionThe British couple arrested after pulling their cancer-stricken son out of a hospital will not be charged, the Crown Prosecution Service told CNN on Tuesday.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:44:38 EDT Saudi 'religious police' assault couplehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/meast/saudi-arabia-religious-police/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/meast/saudi-arabia-religious-police/index.html?eref=editionA video of a British man and his Saudi wife being assaulted by members of Saudi Arabia's religious police has gone viral across the Arab world. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:10:57 EDT Flight diverted over legroom fighthttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/travel/airline-seat-recline-diversion/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/travel/airline-seat-recline-diversion/index.html?eref=editionAnother day, another fight about reclining seats on a U.S. airline flight. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:31:03 EDT Blackwater jury deliberatinghttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/justice/blackwater-trial/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/justice/blackwater-trial/index.html?eref=editionAhmad Rubaie was studying to become a doctor when his life ended seven years ago.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:47:33 EDT Chris Brown says sorry for assaulthttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/showbiz/chris-brown-plea/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/showbiz/chris-brown-plea/index.html?eref=editionSinger Chris Brown pleaded guilty to simple assault Tuesday in a Washington courtroom as part of a plea deal stemming from a confrontation at a local bar in October.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:11:20 EDT 25 survive Marine copter crashhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/africa/marine-helicopter-crash/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/africa/marine-helicopter-crash/index.html?eref=editionThe Facebook page of the USS Mesa Verde was filled with dozens of well-wishes and thanks to God on Tuesday, a day after 25 Marines and U.S. Navy sailors survived the crash of a Marine Corps CH-53E helicopter as it tried to land on the amphibious transport dock in the open sea.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:32:10 EDT Wozniacki thriving after McIlroy splithttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/sport/tennis/us-open-caroline-wozniacki-tennis/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/sport/tennis/us-open-caroline-wozniacki-tennis/index.html?eref=editionCaroline Wozniacki has had her critics in the past. A defensive game and not landing a grand slam title while she was ranked No. 1 provided fodder for her detractors. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:08:21 EDT Ryder Cup: 'Miracle' golfer in teamhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/sport/golf/golf-ryder-cup/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/sport/golf/golf-ryder-cup/index.html?eref=editionThe U.S. will come face to face with the man who helped inspire the "Miracle of Medinah" once more when it faces Europe at the 2014 Ryder Cup at Gleneagles.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:13:04 EDT Justin Bieber on assault chargehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/showbiz/justin-bieber-arrested/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/showbiz/justin-bieber-arrested/index.html?eref=editionJustin Bieber was arrested on assault and dangerous driving charges stemming from an alleged fight after his ATV collided with a mini-van in Canada Friday, a police spokesman told CNN Tuesday.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:03:43 EDT FBI, Apple to probe hackinghttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/showbiz/jennifer-lawrence-photos/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/showbiz/jennifer-lawrence-photos/index.html?eref=editionIn a major breach of privacy, a hacker leaked a series of pictures allegedly showing Jennifer Lawrence and other female celebrities in the nude. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 04:01:23 EDT Hollywood stars targetedhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2014/09/01/pkg-turner-jennifer-lawrence-hacked-nude.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2014/09/01/pkg-turner-jennifer-lawrence-hacked-nude.cnn.html?eref=editionA hacker has leaked a series of pictures allegedly showing Jennifer Lawrence and other celebrities in the nude. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 04:00:28 EDT FBI's role in hack investigationhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2014/09/02/newday-sot-brown-celeb-photo-hacking-fbi.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2014/09/02/newday-sot-brown-celeb-photo-hacking-fbi.cnn.html?eref=editionPamela Brown discusses the FBI's role in the investigation into a recent string of celebrity phone hacking incidents.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:40:04 EDT Sports diplomacyhttp://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref=editionTue, 02 Sep 2014 12:10:00 EDT What starts in winter and lasts 8 years?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/13/travel/arctic-festival/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/13/travel/arctic-festival/index.html?eref=editionIt's largely devoid of human life, dark and viciously cold at times and frequently subject to dangerous levels of geological volatility -- the Arctic is surely the worst possible destination for an arts festival.Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:56:42 EDT Floating snowflake world's coolest hotel?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/05/travel/snowflake-hotel/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/05/travel/snowflake-hotel/index.html?eref=editionThe Krystall hotel will doubtless inspire a few gags about a frosty reception when it opens in December 2016, but once guests realize they're about to check in to a giant floating snowflake, it could just as easily melt hearts.Thu, 14 Aug 2014 08:11:53 EDT The world's most beautiful clockshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/11/travel/gallery/beautiful-clocks/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/11/travel/gallery/beautiful-clocks/index.html?eref=edition12 of the world's most beautiful clocksThu, 14 Aug 2014 08:13:38 EDT Sculptures as thin as a hairhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/05/world/these-arent-flowers/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/05/world/these-arent-flowers/index.html?eref=editionMost flowers start as seeds planted in soil, but Wim Noorduin, currently a post-doc researcher at Harvard, prefers to craft bouquets using Barium carbonate and sodium metasilicate. The two chemicals are disolved in a glass beaker filled with water and as carbon dioxide seeps into the vessel it kickstarts a chemical reaction that creates a wonderland of micro-sculptures that are about the diameter of the human hair.Wed, 06 Aug 2014 12:59:52 EDT Trieste, the city of fashionhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/19/world/europe/international-talent-support-trieste/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/19/world/europe/international-talent-support-trieste/index.html?eref=editionNudging the border with Slovenia in Italy's far north-east, the mysteriously underrated city of Trieste is largely known for its stately, Habsburg-era architecture, exquisite coffee, and traditional regattas.Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:56:17 EDT World's most stylish bookstores http://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/23/travel/worlds-coolest-bookstores/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/23/travel/worlds-coolest-bookstores/index.html?eref=editionSomeday there may be a generation of kids who think bookstores are fictional creations found only in novels that come in the mail. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:02:43 EDT Mystique of abandoned palaces http://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/27/travel/poland-secret-ruins-photos/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/27/travel/poland-secret-ruins-photos/index.html?eref=editionPatrycja Makowska likes to give enigmatic names to the extraordinarily beautiful photographs she shoots of crumbling palaces.Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:00:29 EDT Is architecture dead? Not in Venicehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/06/16/travel/venice-architecture-biennale-rem-koolhaas/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/06/16/travel/venice-architecture-biennale-rem-koolhaas/index.html?eref=editionTheir stare is blank and unblinking; they just stand there rigid and dumb. Passers-by look on bemused as a child attempts to clamber up one of their backs. It's no harm, they are after all just a pair of concrete cows, painted white with cute little black spots. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 08:30:18 EDT Opinion: Americans bait in NK?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/opinion/kim-north-korea-americans/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/opinion/kim-north-korea-americans/index.html?eref=editionMike Kim says the world is getting sick of North Korea's using Americans as bait and its people are wising up. The regime is losing power and respect all around. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:04:57 EDT 'She-ro' who inspired tennis to change http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/sport/tennis/us-open-althea-gibson-tennis/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/sport/tennis/us-open-althea-gibson-tennis/index.html?eref=editionOver the course of her remarkable life, Althea Gibson was many things to many people -- an accomplished jazz singer, a saxophone player, an actress and the first black woman to play on the professional golf circuit. But it was tennis where she really left her mark.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:52:41 EDT Meet the giant HippopoThameshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/travel/duck-man-london-hippo/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/travel/duck-man-london-hippo/index.html?eref=editionArtist Florentijn Hofman has traveled the world with his huge artworks -- now he's sending a giant beast into London's River Thames.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:56:28 EDT The trendy tees that are redefining Africahttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/business/definition-africa-t-shirt-brand/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/business/definition-africa-t-shirt-brand/index.html?eref=editionYou'd be hard-pressed to find someone who doesn't own a t-shirt; in fact, the ubiquitous garment is a mainstay in most wardrobes. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:35:16 EDT Do golf courses get better than this?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/travel/best-golf-canadian-rockies/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/travel/best-golf-canadian-rockies/index.html?eref=editionFive must-play courses in the Canadian Rockies.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 05:56:58 EDT Who's this guy who lit up Twitter?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/sport/football/radamel-falcao-manchester-united-football/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/sport/football/radamel-falcao-manchester-united-football/index.html?eref=editionWho is #Falcao?Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:38:09 EDT 'Unflappable' cameraman mournedhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/world/cnn-photojournalist-sarmad-qaseera/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/world/cnn-photojournalist-sarmad-qaseera/index.html?eref=editionCNN lost a much loved and respected colleague Monday with the sudden passing of photojournalist Sarmad Qaseera. A longtime member of CNN's Baghdad bureau, Sarmad had to flee his country in 2006 after death threats, eventually settling in the United States and continuing his work for CNN based out of Atlanta. He was 42. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:28:26 EDT Before the iWatch there was... http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/tech/mobile/smartwatches/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/tech/mobile/smartwatches/index.html?eref=editionAfter years hovering in the vapor, little more than a dream for Apple fanatics everywhere, the elusive iWatch may be days away from becoming a reality.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:25:45 EDT Cyborg: We are all a shade of orangehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/tech/innovation/cyborg-neil-harbisson-implant-antenna/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/tech/innovation/cyborg-neil-harbisson-implant-antenna/index.html?eref=editionNeil Harbisson was born colorblind. Now an implanted antenna means he hears color.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:46:50 EDT Are U.S. detainees 'bargaining chips?'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/asia/north-korea-detained-americans/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/asia/north-korea-detained-americans/index.html?eref=editionWhy did North Korea allow CNN to interview three U.S. captives?Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:13:50 EDT 'Will I live the rest of my life here?'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/asia/thailand-child-refugees-hrw/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/asia/thailand-child-refugees-hrw/index.html?eref=editionThousands of migrant children are "suffering needlessly" in Thai cells, a rights group says. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 04:58:24 EDT 6 comedians to watch out forhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/africa/comedy-gold-who-are-the-funniest-people-in-africa/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/africa/comedy-gold-who-are-the-funniest-people-in-africa/index.html?eref=editionTop Kenyan comic "Churchill" names the best comedians to watch from Africa.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:38:38 EDT Ferrari to go 'Back to the Future?'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/sport/motorsport/f1-mattiacci-ferrari-brawn/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/sport/motorsport/f1-mattiacci-ferrari-brawn/index.html?eref=editionFerrari would welcome back Ross Brawn to help turn around the famous Formula One team's flagging fortunes.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:54:37 EDT Island escape where guests give backhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/travel/nihiwatu-hotel-indonesia/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/travel/nihiwatu-hotel-indonesia/index.html?eref=editionThis unique escape was built after years of talks and pig sacrifices.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:58:59 EDT How do you like your cockroaches?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/travel/china-cockroach-farming-food/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/travel/china-cockroach-farming-food/index.html?eref=editionI've eaten some unusual things on the road.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 02:17:24 EDT What's a GIF artist? Take a lookhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/21/world/meast/the-gif-artist-who-draws-with-humans/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/21/world/meast/the-gif-artist-who-draws-with-humans/index.html?eref=editionTo Erdal Inci, GIFs are a form of visual music. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 01:24:28 EDT Love fail sets Wozniacki on coursehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/sport/tennis/us-open-caroline-wozniacki-tennis/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/sport/tennis/us-open-caroline-wozniacki-tennis/index.html?eref=editionShe's winning matches and fans after sudden split from golf star.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:02:08 EDT Rick Perry takes back tweethttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/politics/perry-tweet-deleted/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/politics/perry-tweet-deleted/index.html?eref=editionTexas Gov. Rick Perry's Twitter account sent this disparaging tweet about District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg: Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:09:40 EDT Train your brain to eat better foodhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/health/train-brain-eat-better/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/health/train-brain-eat-better/index.html?eref=editionFollowing a healthy diet can alter the way your brain responds to high-calorie foods, a new study suggests.Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:41:07 EDT Brits: 'EU sucks' over vacuum banhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/business/eu-vacuum-cleaners-ban/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/business/eu-vacuum-cleaners-ban/index.html?eref=editionThe EU police are not about to take your vacuum cleaner away from you. So, stop worrying. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 01:26:49 EDT Great old buildings: Restore or destroy? http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/world/battersea-power-station/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/world/battersea-power-station/index.html?eref=editionA London landmark that has graced an album cover is due for a major makeover.Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:43:43 EDT Which movie won box office battle?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/showbiz/movies/guardians-of-the-galaxy-box-office/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/showbiz/movies/guardians-of-the-galaxy-box-office/index.html?eref=editionThe Star-Lord is officially the star of the box office.Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:39:06 EDT 75 years since WWII beganhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/gallery/world-war-ii-timeline/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/gallery/world-war-ii-timeline/index.html?eref=editionSeptember 1 marks the 75th anniversary of the start of World War II. In 1939, Germany invaded Poland. Denmark, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway and Belgium soon came under German control, and when France fell less than a year later, Britain was the only nation left in Western Europe to oppose Adolf Hitler's Third Reich. Click through for key photos from the war.Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:57:56 EDT 'Unique' race attracts beach lovershttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/sport/laytown-races-beach-horse-racing/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/sport/laytown-races-beach-horse-racing/index.html?eref=editionThe going is always soft and the only permanent building is a toilet block. It's the antithesis to the pomp and pageantry of Royal Ascot ... welcome to Laytown Racecourse.Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:18:28 EDT What's on the 'Laptop of Doom'?http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/08/30/ac-laptop-of-doom.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/08/30/ac-laptop-of-doom.cnn.html?eref=editionA reporter who has viewed the contents of an ISIS laptop says it contains a manual for a bio-attack, propaganda & more.Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:27:35 EDT Militia parties at empty U.S. embassyhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/world/africa/libya---u-s---embassy/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/world/africa/libya---u-s---embassy/index.html?eref=editionLibyan militia members have turned the abandoned U.S. embassy in Tripoli into a swim club.Mon, 01 Sep 2014 08:13:59 EDT Beslan atrocity,10 years afterhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/05/pkg-walsh-russia-sochi-return-to-beslan.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/05/pkg-walsh-russia-sochi-return-to-beslan.cnn.html?eref=editionSchool atrocity showed the limits of Putin's power and, for many, his failings as a leader. Nick Paton Walsh reports.Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:31:19 EDT Opinion: Why Hong Kong worries Chinahttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/opinion/china-hong-kong-democracy/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/opinion/china-hong-kong-democracy/index.html?eref=editionChina fears that democracy in Hong Kong could destabilize Communist Party rule in China. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 05:03:20 EDT 15 funniest travel books ever writtenhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/travel/funny-travel-books/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/travel/funny-travel-books/index.html?eref=editionWe expect a lot from our travel writers. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 21:52:47 EDT Summer movies we loathed and lovedhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/showbiz/movies/summer-movies-winners-losers/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/showbiz/movies/summer-movies-winners-losers/index.html?eref=editionWas it the end of the world at the summer box office?Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:30:08 EDT What does 'perfect' wine taste like?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/travel/napa-valley-experience/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/travel/napa-valley-experience/index.html?eref=editionMost people don't taste one "perfect" wine their whole lives; now you can taste 10 in one four-day tour. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 04:28:17 EDT The world's first 'unstealable' bikehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/27/tech/gallery/unstealable-bike-bicycle-theft/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/27/tech/gallery/unstealable-bike-bicycle-theft/index.html?eref=editionMove along, bicycle thieves: if you want to steal it, you have to break it.Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:13:41 EDT What North Korea wants world to seehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/world/asia/north-korea-ripley-wrestling/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/world/asia/north-korea-ripley-wrestling/index.html?eref=editionGet a rare glimpse of a country that has deliberately locked itself away from the outside world.Mon, 01 Sep 2014 03:03:10 EDT Libyans 'paying price' for Mideast dividehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/27/opinion/libya-strikes-hellyer/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/27/opinion/libya-strikes-hellyer/index.html?eref=editionA New York Times article has reported that the United Arab Emirates and Egypt have launched airstrikes in Libya against militias, without coordinating with their ally, the United States of America. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 12:46:40 EDT Opinion: Blame hacker not stars for photoshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/opinion/drexler-nude-photos-jennifer-lawrence/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/opinion/drexler-nude-photos-jennifer-lawrence/index.html?eref=editionLaws need to catch up with "revenge porn," says professor.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:41:20 EDT How did Al-Shabaab threat grow?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/africa/somalia-al-shabaab-explainer/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/africa/somalia-al-shabaab-explainer/index.html?eref=editionThe terror group operating in Somalia and Kenya has made slick recruiting videos using a hip-hop voice -- and has hundreds of volunteers. How is it funded and what are it aims?Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:58:48 EDT 'Be human ... stop this war'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/europe/ukraine-crisis/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/europe/ukraine-crisis/index.html?eref=editionIn the battle-scarred city of Donetsk civilians blame a president they say is killing his own people.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:59:34 EDT Scenes from the fieldhttp://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/05/world/gallery/scenes-from-the-field/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/05/world/gallery/scenes-from-the-field/index.html?eref=editionFri, 06 Dec 2013 03:12:27 EST Donetsk chaoshttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/09/01/pkg-magnay-ukraine-donetsk-grief.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/09/01/pkg-magnay-ukraine-donetsk-grief.cnn.html?eref=editionCNN's Diana Magnay talks to residents in Donetsk who are now sweeping up the debris of their homes and livelihoods.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 05:30:24 EDT Al-Shabaabhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/africa/somalia-us-operation/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/africa/somalia-us-operation/index.html?eref=editionA suspected U.S. drone strike targeted senior leaders of Al-Shabaab in southern Somalia, but it's not clear if the leader of the Islamic militant group was wounded or killed, a Somali official said Tuesday. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:41:07 EDT ISIS rulehttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/09/02/pkg-coren-mosul-despair.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/09/02/pkg-coren-mosul-despair.cnn.html?eref=editionResidents in Mosul describe living under brutal ISIS rule. CNN's Anna Coren reports.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 05:29:52 EDT UK jihadi threathttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/europe/uk-terror-threat-measures/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/europe/uk-terror-threat-measures/index.html?eref=editionUK Prime Minister David Cameron has laid out his battle plan to counter the threat posed by Islamist extremists returning to Britain after fighting with terror groups overseas. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 05:27:24 EDT N Korea captiveshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/asia/north-korea-detained-americans/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/02/world/asia/north-korea-detained-americans/index.html?eref=editionThe setup was bizarre. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:13:50 EDT Leaked photoshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/showbiz/jennifer-lawrence-photos/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/showbiz/jennifer-lawrence-photos/index.html?eref=editionA hacker's leak of nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence and other female celebrities is now a case for the FBI.Tue, 02 Sep 2014 05:31:49 EDT Must-play golfhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/travel/best-golf-canadian-rockies/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/01/travel/best-golf-canadian-rockies/index.html?eref=editionBreathtaking scenery, championship design -- many of the courses dropped into the Canadian Rockies are among the most memorable in the world. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 05:29:29 EDT Stun-gunned for art?http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/08/27/erin-pkg-moos-stun-gun-photo-shoot.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/08/27/erin-pkg-moos-stun-gun-photo-shoot.cnn.html?eref=editionThis is what "ouch" looks like. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on stunning portraits taken while getting stun-gunned.Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:08:33 EDT Escobar's hitman freedhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/27/pkg-romo-john-jairo-velasquez-released.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/27/pkg-romo-john-jairo-velasquez-released.cnn.html?eref=editionJohn Jairo Velasquez, who was drug lord Pablo Escobar's hit man, has been released from prison. CNN's Rafael Romo reports.Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:09:11 EDT Who owns these cars?http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/13/natpkg-super-cars-london.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/13/natpkg-super-cars-london.cnn.html?eref=editionIn what has become a summer tradition, wealthy Arabs travel to London with their expensive supercars.Mon, 18 Aug 2014 07:05:49 EDT Are these bright lights a UFO?http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/08/16/pkg-tx-ufo-spotted.kprc.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/08/16/pkg-tx-ufo-spotted.kprc.html?eref=editionVideo and pictures posted online of bright lights over the skies of Houston have many wondering if they saw a UFO. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 07:05:19 EDT Finding the perfect burgerhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/07/18/pkg-boulden-uk-london-best-burgers-app.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/07/18/pkg-boulden-uk-london-best-burgers-app.cnn.html?eref=editionAmerican burger joints have sprung up all over London, but how to know which ones are best? Jim Boulden investigates.Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:09:33 EDT Japan's cross-dressing iconhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/07/17/pkg-ripley-japan-inspirational-cross-dresser.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/07/17/pkg-ripley-japan-inspirational-cross-dresser.cnn.html?eref=editionA cross-dressing Japanese man is challenging social norms, encouraging young people to be themselves.Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:08:35 EDT Tattoo art business boomhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/06/20/pkg-boulden-uk-tattoo-business-boom.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/06/20/pkg-boulden-uk-tattoo-business-boom.cnn.html?eref=editionDon't call them parlors, they are tattoo art studios and are no longer in decline. CNN's Jim Boulden reports.Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:14:18 EDT Put a bird on ithttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/14/travel/irpt-bird-watching-spots/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/14/travel/irpt-bird-watching-spots/index.html?eref=editionWho among us hasn't fantasized about flying like a bird? We've created hot air balloons, planes and spacecraft to replicate what birds can already do naturally.Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:09:34 EDT The brightest supermoon http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/08/us/irpt-august-supermoon/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/08/us/irpt-august-supermoon/index.html?eref=editionThe second installment of this summer's season of supermoons is happening Sunday. Fri, 08 Aug 2014 08:05:21 EDT 10 things we didn't know about lighthouseshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/07/travel/lighthouse-facts-irpt/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/07/travel/lighthouse-facts-irpt/index.html?eref=editionIn honor of National Lighthouse Day, we invited you to share your best lighthouse photos with CNN iReport. As dozens of images started pouring in, we were reminded of a near-universal fact: People love lighthouses. The beacons of light are popular travel destinations across the world.Fri, 08 Aug 2014 07:53:00 EDT Gaza crisis brings 9/11 flashbackshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/30/opinion/palestinian-american-west-bank-irpt/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/30/opinion/palestinian-american-west-bank-irpt/index.html?eref=editionI am an American, and I love my country, but I also love my heritage.Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:38:56 EDT Bomb blasts and wedding bellshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/03/living/israel-border-wedding-irpt/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/03/living/israel-border-wedding-irpt/index.html?eref=editionShe has been dreaming about this day for as long as I can remember. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 09:26:42 EDT Stop spy flights, China warns the U.S.http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/asia/china-us-spy-flights/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/asia/china-us-spy-flights/index.html?eref=editionChina has warned the United States to end its military surveillance flights near Chinese territory, rejecting claims by Washington that a Chinese fighter jet made several "dangerous" and "unprofessional" passes at a U.S. Navy plane last week.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:27:33 EDT Xi Jinping echoes 'paramount leader'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/asia/jaime-florcruz-china-xi-jinping-deng-xiaoping/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/asia/jaime-florcruz-china-xi-jinping-deng-xiaoping/index.html?eref=editionThe 110th birthday of former Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping was celebrated on August 22 with an exhibition, a television biopic, and a series of national events. The "paramount leader" ruled for more than a decade, kick-starting China's market economic reform.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:28:30 EDT What's wrong with winning?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/27/world/asia/china-sport-mentality-stout/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/27/world/asia/china-sport-mentality-stout/index.html?eref=editionOff-camera, I'm getting parenting advice from China's first athlete to win gold in any sport at the Winter Olympics.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:27:59 EDT China executes attack 'masterminds'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/24/world/asia/china-tiananmen-executions/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/24/world/asia/china-tiananmen-executions/index.html?eref=editionChina has executed eight people convicted of terrorism, including three for their roles in an attack in Beijing's Tiananmen Square in October, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported, citing local authorities. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:18:09 EDT Keeping traditions alivehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/24/travel/nanjing-handicrafts/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/24/travel/nanjing-handicrafts/index.html?eref=editionWith more than 6,000 years of history, China's ancient capital of Nanjing has been the birthplace of many of the country's most intriguing traditional arts. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:19:14 EDT China slams 'aggressive jet' claimhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/22/world/asia/us-china-air-encounter/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/22/world/asia/us-china-air-encounter/index.html?eref=editionA Chinese fighter jet made several "dangerous" and "unprofessional" passes at a U.S. Navy plane this week -- coming as close as 20 feet at one point -- in what the White House called a "deeply concerning provocation."Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:19:04 EDT Parched residents dig wells http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/22/world/asia/china-wells-water-shortage/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/22/world/asia/china-wells-water-shortage/index.html?eref=editionAt first glance, it seems like a lot of roadside construction is taking place in this residential neighborhood west of Beijing's Tsinghua University.Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:18:36 EDT Sino-theology and the popehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/15/world/asia/china-christianity/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/15/world/asia/china-christianity/index.html?eref=editionDetentions, the kidnapping of bishops, tearing down churches -- these are the actions against Christians China has been guilty of.Fri, 15 Aug 2014 05:06:48 EDT World's first panda tripletshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/13/world/asia/panda-triplets-china/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/13/world/asia/panda-triplets-china/index.html?eref=editionVery few pandas are born each year, but even fewer of the fragile cubs stay alive.Fri, 15 Aug 2014 05:03:58 EDT Japan's defense plans rile Chinahttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/12/world/asia/japan-china-defense-analysis/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/12/world/asia/japan-china-defense-analysis/index.html?eref=editionJapan's new defense white paper has done little to mend fences with Beijing, with the Chinese government complaining that its Asian neighbor is using the "China threat" to justify a bigger defense budget.Fri, 15 Aug 2014 05:05:52 EDT Did couple steal state secrets?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/05/world/asia/china-canada-secrets/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/05/world/asia/china-canada-secrets/index.html?eref=editionA Canadian couple living in a city close to China's border with North Korea are under investigation for the suspected theft of state secrets, state media said Tuesday.Tue, 05 Aug 2014 22:30:29 EDT