U.S.-supplied equipment abandoned by Iraqi troops in Ramadi

CBS World News - Wed, 05/20/2015 - 12:50am
Tanks, armored vehicles and artillery was left behind after the Iraqi forces suffered a defeat when the city fell to militants

U.N. Secretary General trip to North Korea cancelled

CBS World News - Wed, 05/20/2015 - 12:33am
Ban Ki-moon's visit to the nation would have been the first for a United Nation's leader since 1993

Suspects arrested in Hollywood-style jewelry heist

CBS World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 10:08pm
British police have arrested nine suspects linked to a massive jewelry heist in London. The job was pulled off in April over Easter weekend and netted the thieves millions of dollars in diamonds and other jewelry. Mark Phillips reports on how the thieves were able to break in.

U.S. withholding info, says mom of kidnapped journalist in Syria

CBS World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 9:31pm
More than 1,000 days after Austin Tice disappeared in Syria, his mom is appealing for help

Helicopter app "Blade" allows users to book chopper travel

CBS World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 7:46pm
A New York City startup specializing in helicopter transport is getting funding from some major donors. CBSN's Elaine Quijano talks about the big-name backers.

Desperate Rohingya: homeless and adrift

CBS World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 7:26pm
Thousands of Rohingya adrift in the Andaman Sea highlight the plight of one of the world's most persecuted minorities

ISIS leader confirmed killed by U.S. forces

CBS World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 6:34pm
The U.S. had been tracking Abu Sayyaf for months

N. Korea years away from submarine missiles, U.S. says

CBS World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 5:20pm
Vice chair of the Joint Chiefs said the North Koreans "have not gotten as far as their clever video editors and spinmeisters would have us believe"

Vienna officials won't pull plug on gay-themed traffic lights

CBS World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 5:12pm
Right-wing Freedom Party is lodging criminal complaint against councilwoman who says signals will stay permanently

Russian captured in eastern Ukraine: "I'm alive and well"

CBS World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 4:51pm
Russia denies 2 men, who were wounded and captured in rebellious eastern Ukraine, are members of its armed forces

Yemen capital sees heaviest airstrikes since truce expired

CBS World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 2:27pm
More than 1,800 people killed since March 19 and half a million displaced since May 7, according to U.N. estimates

Portuguese police beat soccer fan in front of young son

CBS World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 2:18pm
Authorities in Portugal are investigating a police officer for beating a man in front of his young son outside a soccer stadium. The whole altercation was caught on video and has sparked some protests in the country.

Prince Charles shakes hands with reputed ex-IRA leader

CBS World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 1:19pm
Now-leader of the Irish nationalist Sinn Fein party, Gerry Adams meets a British royal -- unthinkable just 2 decades ago

7 arrested over brazen London jewel district heist

CBS World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 12:46pm
Police say men from 48 to 76 in age swept up in raids by more than 200 officers after high-tech vault break-in

Portuguese cop taped beating man in front of kids

CBS World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 12:32pm
Officer being investigated over incident outside soccer match that has brought huge criticism of police

Afghan cops get 1 year for letting mob lynch woman

CBS World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 11:51am
11 officers were among 49 people charged in brutal slaying of Farkhunda, young woman falsely accused of burning a Quran

U.S. reporter facing "espionage" trial in Iran

CBS World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 11:21am
Washington Post says charges against Jason Rezaian "not supported by a single fact," and trial could go on behind closed doors

U.S. pilot's remains in cockpit in Cameroon a year later

CBS World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 11:07am
The discovery of pilot Bill Fitzpatrick and his Cessna 172 in forested, mountainous terrain in April had initially brought some relief to his family

Charlie Hebdo cartoonist: Work after attack "too much to bear"

CBS World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 10:37am
One of the few artist-editors to survive the attack by al Qaeda-linked gunmen says each new issue is like "torture"

Tens of thousands flee Ramadi after Iraqi city falls to ISIS

CBS World News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 10:24am
The United Nations says that nearly 25,000 Iraqis escaped from Ramadi after ISIS took control of the city over the weekend. The Iraqi government is scrambling to put together a counter-offensive after another humiliating defeat. Holly Williams reports from Beirut, Lebanon.


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