44 journalists murdered in 2014, report says

CBS World News - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 12:34pm
An "unusually high proportion" of journalists killed were international reporters, the Committee to Protect Journalists says

U.S. helped get imprisoned Cuban spy's wife pregnant

CBS World News - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 12:23pm
As Cuba celebrated the return of three spies, puzzling news emerged that one spy's wife was expecting a kid in two weeks

Gov. Christie rips Cuba pact, calls for fugitive's return

CBS World News - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 12:05pm
Cuba's government is defending its right to grant political asylum, and it appears to be a response to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. The potential Republican presidential candidate says President Obama should not restore relations with Cuba until fugitive Joanne Chesimard is sent home. Anthony Mason reports.

Was U.S. involved in North Korea Internet outage?

CBS World News - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 11:50am
A tiny, elite fraction of North Korea's 25 million people have online access, so the recent Internet outage looks curious

Pope slams Vatican leaders in Christmas message

CBS World News - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 11:50am
Pope Francis turned the traditional Christmas greeting to cardinals, bishops and priests into a catalog of sins he hoped would be atoned for in the new year. Francis castigated what he called "spiritual Alzheimer's" that made the clergy forget they're supposed to be joyful men of God. Allen Pizzey reports.

Was North Korea's debilitating Internet blackout due to a cyber counterstrike?

CBS World News - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 11:36am
North Korea is coming back online after a sweeping Internet breakdown in the country. The outage happened just days after North Korea denied involvement in the Sony Pictures cyberattack, and U.S. officials are keeping quiet about the incident. Bob Orr reports.

Women, girls ISIS held describe horrors they endured

CBS World News - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 10:54am
Rape, torture, forced marriage just some of the things the members of Iraq's Yazidi religious minority were put through, Amnesty International report says

Sony thanks employees for their professionalism

CBS World News - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 9:50am
Sony is trying to stay positive in the wake of a massive cyberattack. And, the civil rights drama "Selma" opens this week. Suzanne Marques has that and more in your Eye on Entertainment.

New vaccine shows promise against Ebola

CBS World News - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 9:50am
Researchers are calling a new vaccine a positive development in the fight against the deadly Ebola virus. And, new information that may help men trying to reduce those pot-bellies. Eboni Williams has some of today's top medical stories.

New vaccine appears to prevent Ebola

CBS World News - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 9:50am
Researchers are calling a new vaccine a positive development in the fight against the deadly Ebola virus. And, new information that may help men trying to reduce those pot-bellies. Eboni Williams has some of today's top medical stories.

North Korea's Web outage over

CBS World News - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 5:56am
Lasted several hours; Washington tight-lipped on whether U.S. was behind it, to retaliate for Sony hack FBI blames on Pyongyang

Pope Francis blasts Vatican bureaucracy

CBS World News - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 3:18am
Instead of the traditional Christmas message, the pontiff ran down a list of the "15 ailments of the Curia"

Special envoy for Guantanamo closure exits Obama administration

CBS World News - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 2:35am
Cliff Sloan, the lawyer charged with finding homes for cleared Guantanamo detainees, takes his leave

Local police in Mexico involved in 2001 massacre, officials say

CBS World News - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 2:05am
The Mexico Attorney General's Office told a Washington research group that it believes law enforcement was linked to the deaths of 193 people

Severe Internet outages hit North Korea

CBS World News - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 11:30pm
Outages and connectivity problems have riddled North Korea’s Internet over the past few days, culminating in a widespread outage Monday. The outage comes after the Sony hack, which was traced back to North Korea. Bob Orr reports.

Cubans signal they're unlikely to extradite NJ fugitive

CBS World News - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 9:48pm
Havana says it has the right to grant asylum to U.S. fugitives, indicating it does not intend to send back Joanne Chesimard, American woman who killed NJ trooper

North Korea's Internet takes a hit after Sony hack

CBS World News - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 7:21pm
The country's Internet went dark Monday, prompting experts to wonder whether the outage was a result of a cyberattack

Cuba welcomes "the entire package" offered by Obama

CBS World News - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 7:16pm
Communist government has nothing but warm words for the many proposals that come along with improved U.S. relations

France sees second car attack on crowd in 2 days

CBS World News - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 6:59pm
A trio of incidents, including an apparent extremist knife attack on police officers, has France on edge over possible Islamic militant attacks

10 years after tsunami, victims' relatives learn bodies weren't lost

CBS World News - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 5:17pm
AP investigation helps track down two families in Myanmar who didn't know their loved ones were laid to rest at a cemetery in Thailand

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