Bloodied shirt, unwashed fork: John Paul II relics abound ahead of his canonization

CBS World News - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 12:54pm
Relics of beloved pope are gaining heightened significance - as well as a surge of veneration – before he is declared a saint

Bangladesh garment fire: one year later

CBS World News - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 12:05pm
Photo exhibition marks one-year anniversary of the tragic collapse of the Rana Plaza garment factory, where the death toll was more than 1,100

“Cuban Twitter” backlash: Costa Rica cries foul

CBS World News - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 12:04pm
Costa Rican gov’t wants to know why U.S. launched secret social network from its soil, citing possible “illegalities”

American woman’s murder appeal rejected in Hong Kong

CBS World News - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 11:10am
Nancy Kissel convicted twice for murder of her wealthy banker husband in 2003, facing life in prison

Ukraine: Police clearing pro-Russia protesters in east

CBS World News - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 10:32am
Gov’t official says police “freed” city hall in Mariupol in “anti-terror” operation as Russia warns of “consequences”

Afghan cop kills 3 Americans at Kabul hospital

CBS World News - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 7:48am
American nurse also wounded but reportedly stable after officer meant to protect hospital opens fire on long-serving U.S. pediatrician and his guests

American imprisoned in Cuba vows he will not spend another birthday there

CBS World News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 8:13pm
Alan Gross says he believes intervention by the Obama administration is his last hope

Alan Gross remains hopeful of release from Cuba: lawyer

CBS World News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 8:05pm
Alan Gross, who was jailed in Cuba 4 1/2 years ago on charges of smuggling communications equipment into the island on behalf of a USAID program, remains hopeful that President Obama will make his imprisonment an issue with the Cuban government, says his lawyer Scott Gilbert.

Vatican set to canonize revolutionary pontiff along with John Paul II

CBS World News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 7:51pm
John XXIII, fondly remembered as the "Good Pope," ushered in a modern Catholic Church in the 1960s

Pope John Paul II

CBS World News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 6:08pm
A look at the life and papacy of Pope John Paul II

Conrado Marrero, oldest living ex-MLB player, dies at 102

CBS World News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 5:47pm
Cuban who pitched for the Washington Senators in the 1950s was just two days short of his 103rd birthday

World Cup 2014 schedule

CBS World News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 5:26pm
Find out when and where your favorite team will be playing in their quest to host the golden trophy

Woman allegedly healed by John Paul II miracle: "He's already a saint"

CBS World News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 5:12pm
Floribeth Mora's doctors say her aneurysm disappeared after image of pope spoke to her, clearing way for late pontiff to be declared saint

Dual canonization of popes to highlight "heroic sanctity," Cardinal Dolan says

CBS World News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:46pm
Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII will be declared saints in historic dual canonization that is expected to draw 3 million people

Russia's youngest cadets

CBS World News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 3:32pm
Life in a Russian military academy

Sri Lanka to deport British woman over tattoo

CBS World News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 3:14pm
Police say tattooed tourist was arrested at airport for "hurting others' religious feelings"

Indonesia's medical mannequin industry

CBS World News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:17pm
Javanese craftsman create human anatomy mannequins for schools, hospitals and laboratories

Russia's FM vows response if citizens attacked in Ukraine

CBS World News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 1:22pm
Sergey Lavrov's comments bolster concern that Moscow could use any violence in eastern Ukraine as pretext for sending in troops

World Cup 2014: 10 players to watch

CBS World News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 12:32pm
All eyes in Brazil will be on these stars this summer, as they carry their nation's hopes in the world's biggest sporting event

Protesters scuffle with police in anti-Obama protest in Manila

CBS World News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 11:21am
Protesters angry with a potential agreement to increase US military presence in the Philippines clashed with police outside the U.S. embassy in Manila.

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