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North Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of Kamala Harris visit

Visitors to a Seoul train station watch news of North Korea's latest ballistic missile launch on Sunday, September 25. A US Navy aircraft carrier arrived this week for exercises with South...

Ukraine hit by Russian shelling in UN spotlight: report

<!-- -->Reuters was unable to verify either party's claims.Shelling hit southern Ukraine on Saturday night as Russia sought to defend its seven-month war at the United Nations even as it tried to...

Alibaba pledges $1 billion to cloud computing customers to boost growth

Alibaba has faced growth challenges amid tighter regulations in China's tech sector and a slowdown in the world's second-largest economy. But analysts believe the e-commerce giant's growth could accelerate through the...

Hurricane Fiona hits Canada: 5 facts you need to know

<!-- -->Hurricane Fiona made landfall in eastern Canada in Nova Scotia (Photo credit: AFP Photo) ...

Putin’s nuclear threats increase disaster risk

Speaking in a rare televised address on Wednesday, Putin warned that if Russia's territorial integrity were threatened, the Kremlin would "certainly use all means at our disposal to protect Russia and our...

NASA lunar rocket launch faces new threat with storm forecast

<!-- -->Artemis Moon Mission: The crew of Artemis 3 is due to land on the Moon in 2025 at the earliest. (Case)Washington: NASA's historic uncrewed mission to the Moon faces new...

Australia’s Scarborough project: Race and power collide in a fight over sacred rock art in remote Australia

One is home to the small but booming city of Karratha, a regional hub scattered with four-wheel drives that was purpose-built in the 1960s to accommodate a growing army of miners looking...

Mortgage rates rise to nearly 6.3%, the highest level since 2008

The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 6.29% in the week ending September 22, up from 6.02% the week before, according to Freddie Mac. That is significantly higher than this time last year, when...

Fehmarnbelt Tunnel will be the world’s longest immersed tunnel

Editor's Note — Monthly Ticket is a CNN Travel series that spotlights some of the most fascinating topics in the travel world. September's theme is 'Build it Big,' as we share the...

More Cubans are coming to the US by sea than any time since the 1990s

US Coast Guard crews have intercepted more than 6,000 Cubans since last October, according to the agency, the most in a fiscal year since the 1990s."We've seen this before. It's a natural...

GM stops taking reservations for Hummer EV

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Explainer: Mass protests rock Iran over death of young woman

TEHRAN — The death last week of Mahsa Amini, 22, after Iran's notorious morality police arrested her for believing she was not dressed conservatively enough, sparked one of the waves...

Fears of a third Intifada as Palestinian deaths reach 7-year high

Editor’s Note: A version of this story first appeared in...
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