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Police: 5 killed in shooting at nightclub at Mexican resort

A Mexican police officer says a gunman has killed at least five people and wounded nine others at a nightclub in the Caribbean coast resort of Playa del Carmen

The Latest: Davos organizers urge shift in…

The World Economic Forum, which organizes the annual gathering of the global political and business elites in the Swiss ski resort of Davos, says the focus on economic growth, which has guided policymaking for decades, is no longer fit for purpose

China says 'One China' policy is non-negotiable

'End of the Asian Century' author Michael Auslin reacts on 'America's News HQ'

The Saudi women afraid to go home

These women left Saudi Arabia and say they could be arrested, even beheaded, if they were to return. Here are their stories.

Returned 100-Year-Old Overdue Library Book Has…

It might have take 100 years, but this library book was finally returned. Emily Drooby (@emilydrooby) has the story.

France Hosts Israel-Palestine Peace Talks Without…

Both Israel and Palestine are absent from Paris peace talks aimed at a "two-state solution" to settle decades of conflict.

Report: Trucking firms using gadgets to cheat on emissions

German public broadcaster ZDF reports that trucking companies in Europe may be using electronic equipment to commit large-scale emissions fraud

Ford recalls more than 4,500 Kuga SUVs in South Africa

The South African unit of the Ford Motor Company says it is recalling 4,556 Kuga vehicles following several dozen reports of the car catching fire

Woman denied Swiss passport because she's too…

Dutch activist has history of criticizing Switzerland's traditions

Arrest warrant issued for Samsung heir

Prosecutors have issued an arrest warrant for Samsung's heir apparent over allegations of bribery, perjury and embezzlement. CNN's Paula Hancocks has more.

The Eiffel Tower Might Be Getting A Makeover

Paris officials have proposed more than $300 million in renovations.

Pound sags amid 'hard Brexit' signals ahead of…

The British pound fell to a three-month low amid reports Prime Minister Theresa May will signal her willingness to make a clean break with the European Union

Explosion targeting policemen reported in Turkey's southeast

Turkish media says police have been targeted in an explosion in a pre-dominantly Kurdish city in southeast Turkey, in an attack that appears to have killed at least one policeman

Russia hack strategy: Will Trump keep US enemy…

What was Russian hackers' strategy and ultimate goal? And will Trump work with Putin and if so, if that entirely a bad thing? One expert breaks it down #Tucker

Cargo plane crashes in Kyrgyzstan

Multiple people were killed when a Turkish cargo plane crashed into a village in Kyrgyzstan reports Elira Sharipova, spokeswoman for Kyrgyzstan's Emergency Ministry.

Winter In Greece Means Snow, Rain And Freezing…

Refugees and migrants at a camp on the Greek island of Lesbos are suffering from wintry conditions and poor shelter.

German vice chancellor rejects Trump's German car remarks

Germany's vice chancellor, responding to an interview with President-elect Donald Trump in daily Bild, has rejected threats by Trump to put tariffs of up to 35 percent on German automakers if they set up plants in Mexico instead of the U.S.

Top UN official: 10,000 civilians killed in Yemen conflict

The United Nations' humanitarian aid official in Yemen says the civilian death toll in the nearly two-year conflict has reached 10,000, with 40,000 others wounded

Mark Cuban gives blessing to send jobs to Mexico

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban supports idea of an NBA team permanently relocating to Mexico City

Pollution-proofing your life

CNN shows you how one Beijing family is going above and beyond to protect themselves from toxicity in Beijing

Piccadilly Circus signboard goes dark for digital…

The lights have gone out at Piccadilly Circus

Egypt court rules against handing islands to…

In landmark move, Egypt court rules against government decision to hand over 2 Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia

Syria blames Israel for airstrike near Damascus

Conor Powell reports from Jerusalem

Germany releases timeline on Christmas market…

Germany has published a timeline of authorities' handling of the Tunisian man who drove a truck into a Christmas market in Berlin, killing 12 people and wounding scores

Obama issues warning on 1st anniversary of Iran…

President Barack Obama is marking the first anniversary of the Iran nuclear deal by warning the Trump administration that it can't easily be undone and is preferable to war

Behind Tulsi Gabbard's 'Stop Arming Terrorists…

Congresswoman, one of the first Democrats to meet with President-elect Trump, explains her bill to stop the government from directly or indirectly arming, funding terror groups who are enemies of US but would help overthrow the Syrian government #Tucker

At least 27 dead in latest Brazil prison riots

Over 100 people are killed in six separate deadly prison riots in Brazil since the new year. CNN's Rafael Romo explains why the riots are common.

Who are the 8 richest people? All men, mostly…

The eight individuals who own as much as half of the rest of the planet are all men, and have largely made their fortunes in technology