Pope Francis addresses Middle East crises in Turkey

CBS World News - Sat, 11/29/2014 - 12:15pm
In a rare visit to Turkey, Pope Francis discussed ISIS and Muslim extremism that is threatening that country. He also visited holy sites and met with Christian leaders. Allen Pizzey reports from Istanbul.

Egyptian court dismisses murder charges against Hosni Mubarak

CBS World News - Sat, 11/29/2014 - 11:06am
Charges stemmed from deaths of hundreds of protesters in 2011 uprising that toppled his nearly 30-year reign

Mass deaths in Venezuelan prison reach 35

CBS World News - Sat, 11/29/2014 - 12:26am
In addition to the number of inmates dying of drug overdoses, another 100 were still being treated for intoxication

Inside the deluge of Syrian refugees

CBS World News - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 11:14pm
Scott Pelley reports from the Jordan-Syria border on the men and women helping Syrians escape war

Roberto Gomez Bolanos, Latin American TV's "Chespirito," dies

CBS World News - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 9:47pm
The comedian portrayed iconic Spanish-language characters for more than 40 years

Massive project to bring water to Beijing

CBS World News - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 8:27pm
The Chinese government is spending almost $80 billion on 2,700 miles of waterways being built to make up for the now dry Yongding river

China turns to drastic measures to avoid water crisis

CBS World News - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 8:23pm
China's government has displaced 350,000 people in order to bring relief in the form of new waterways

Bomb blast hits Nigeria mosque

CBS World News - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 7:19pm
Explosion tears through central mosque in country's second-largest city; officials fear death toll will be high

Japan paper takes action on WWII "sex slaves" controversy

CBS World News - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 5:21pm
Prime minister, other conservative lawmakers have long-running campaign against referring to "comfort women" as "sex slaves"

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CBS World News - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 5:06pm
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Fight on ISIS in Syria border town enters "new phase"

CBS World News - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 4:24pm
Helped by airstrikes from U.S.-led coalition, American airdrop of weapons, Kurdish fighters believe a corner has been turned

Brazil hospital releases new details on Pele's condition

CBS World News - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 3:31pm
Brazilian soccer great has been hospitalized for days because of urinary tract infection

​2 senior army officers killed in Egypt

CBS World News - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 1:49pm
Massive lockdown in Cairo, as 145 Islamists are arrested ahead of planned anti-government rallies across nation

One of world's largest volcanoes erupts in Japan

CBS World News - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 1:16pm
Mount Aso, a volcano in southern Japan, erupted Friday, sending ash more than 3,000 feet into the air

Religious tolerance, fighting extremism on pope's agenda in Turkey

CBS World News - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 11:36am
Pope Francis begins a history three-day tour of Turkey. It's only the fourth trip by a pope to the mostly Muslim nation, and security is tight as the pope travels through the country. Allen Pizzey reports from Ankara, Turkey.

Black Friday chaos hits Britain

CBS World News - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 9:52am
America's retail tradition crosses the pond, and the arrests have already begun

Baby gorilla's death prompts changes at zoo

CBS World News - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 8:41am
16-month-old gorilla named Kabibe died in November after darting under electric door as it closed

India: Double rape-murder case actually suicide

CBS World News - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 8:30am
New evidence contradicts early official statements about 2 young cousins found hanging from mango tree

Mexico's president announces crackdown on crime

CBS World News - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 3:21am
"Mexico cannot go on like this," President Enrique Pena Nieto says, amid scandal over murders of 43 college students

Despite extension of nuclear talks, Iran’s riches remain untapped

CBS World News - Thu, 11/27/2014 - 11:02pm
Talks between the U.S., Iran and other international powers over Iran’s nuclear program were extended until March, but sanctions on the Islamic state continue to take a toll. Elizabeth Palmer reports.


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