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Sunday, Feb 18

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Copter crashes as officials survey quake damage

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A military helicopter carrying officials surveying earthquake damage crashed Friday night in the southeastern Mexican state of Oaxaca, killing at least 13 people, Mexican officials said.

Saturday, Feb 17

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Haiti may revoke Oxfam's right to operate in country

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Haiti could expel Oxfam if allegations of sexual misconduct against the British charity prove to be true, a senior government official said.

04

7.5 earthquake jolts southern Mexico

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A magnitude 7.5 earthquake struck southeastern Mexico on Friday night, with the epicenter in the state of Oaxaca, the US Geological Survey reported. An earthquake alert was issued in Mexico City and buildings were evacuated there, CNN's…

Thursday, Feb 15

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America's gun culture vs. the world in 5 charts

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The mass shooting at a Florida school has reignited the debate around gun rights in the US. Here's how America's gun culture compares to the rest of the world.

Wednesday, Feb 14

22

Toronto's LGBT community seeks answers after serial killings

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Toronto, grappling with shock and grief, is slated to host two vigils this week to mourn the victims of accused serial killer Bruce McArthur.

Pittsburgh Pirates catcher's kidnapped mother rescued

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Venezuelan officials said the mother of Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Elias Díaz was rescued three days after being kidnapped, according to state-run news agency AVN.

US issues security alert for Trinidad and Tobago Carnival

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Days before the Carnival on the islands of Trinidad and Tobago, multiple US officials tell CNN they are aware of a terror-related threat to the popular annual event.

Bermuda replaces same-sex marriage with domestic partnerships

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Bermuda Gov. John Rankin has signed a bill legalizing domestic partnerships for the British territory -- an action immediately criticized by LGBT groups because the new law replaces same-sex marriage.

Colts owner to pay for funeral of NFL player killed in crash

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The man suspected of driving a pick-up truck that killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and his ride-share driver on Sunday had twice been deported.

Driver who hit Colts linebacker was an undocumented immigrant, police say

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Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and another man were struck and killed in a suspected drunken driving accident early Sunday morning.

Fidel Castro Fast Facts

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View CNN's Fast Fact on the life of Fidel Castro and learn more about the former Cuban leader.

Guantanamo Bay Naval Station Fast Facts

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Read CNN's Guantánamo Bay Naval Station Fast Facts and learn more about its detention facility, sometimes called "Gitmo."

04

Couple who lost home in wildfire wins lotto

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Bill Pendergast has spent the last two years rebuilding his home, which burnt down when a wildfire raged through Fort McMurray, Alberta. Now, he is $1 million richer and able to finish restoring his family home thanks to the Atlantic Lotto.

Tuesday, Feb 13

23

Guatemala detains former president, finance minister on corruption charges

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Former Guatemalan President Alvaro Colom and a former finance minister who is now Oxfam International's chairman were detained Tuesday in a corruption probe.

Monday, Feb 12

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Pittsburgh Pirates catcher's kidnapped mother rescued

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Venezuelan officials said the mother of Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Elias Díaz was rescued three days after being kidnapped, according to state-run news agency AVN.

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Toronto's LGBT community seeks answers after serial killings

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Toronto, grappling with shock and grief, is slated to host two vigils this week to mourn the victims of accused serial killer Bruce McArthur.

Sunday, Feb 11

07

Oxfam hit with pay-for-sex allegations in Haiti

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The UK Government says it is reviewing its current work with one of Britain's biggest aid agencies, Oxfam, amid allegations some of its senior employees paid for sex in Haiti in the wake of the devastating 2010 earthquake.

Friday, Feb 9

16

More remains found in serial killer probe

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Toronto police have recovered the remains of at least six people on a property linked to accused serial killer Bruce McArthur, Detective Sgt. Hank Idsinga said Thursday.

08

US issues security alert for Trinidad and Tobago Carnival

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Days before the Carnival on the islands of Trinidad and Tobago, multiple US officials tell CNN they are aware of a terror-related threat to the popular annual event.

01

International court may investigate Venezuela

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The International Criminal Court is looking into allegations of excessive force and other abuses by Venezuela's government in response to sometimes deadly anti-regime protests, its prosecutor said Thursday.

Thursday, Feb 8

05

Bermuda replaces same-sex marriage with domestic partnerships

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Bermuda Gov. John Rankin has signed a bill legalizing domestic partnerships for the British territory -- an action immediately criticized by LGBT groups because the new law replaces same-sex marriage.

Wednesday, Feb 7

06

Colts owner to pay for funerals

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The driver suspected of hitting and killing NFL linebacker Edwin Jackson and his ride-share driver on Sunday had a prior conviction for driving under the influence and had twice been deported, according to US Immigration and Customs…

Tuesday, Feb 6

16

Driver who hit Colts LB was an undocumented immigrant, police say

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Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and another man were struck and killed in a suspected drunken driving accident early Sunday morning.

Friday, Feb 2

18

Fidel Castro's eldest son takes own life, state media reports

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Fidel "Fidelito" Castro Díaz-Balart, the eldest son of former Cuban President Fidel Castro, took his own life on Thursday, the island's state-run media reported.

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Canada moves to make its national anthem gender-neutral

Canada's Senate has passed a bill making the country's national anthem gender neutral.

Thursday, Feb 1

16

Truck runs through Peru archeological site

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Peru's world renowned Nazca Lines were damaged when a rig plowed into the ancient site on Saturday, the country's ministry of culture said.

Wednesday, Jan 31

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Colombia suspends talks with rebels after bombings aimed at police

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Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos suspended peace talks on Monday with a leftist militant group after two bomb attacks on police over the weekend.

At least 5 police officers killed in Colombia blast

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At least five Colombian police officers were killed and 42 others injured Saturday morning after a bomb was hurled at a station house in the northern coastal city of Barranquilla, police said.

Gunmen kill at least 14 people at party in Brazil

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Gunmen opened fire early Saturday at a party in the northeastern Brazilian city of Fortaleza, killing at least 14 people, including eight women, public security officials said.

Billionaire Barry Sherman and his wife died in a double homicide

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Barry Sherman, a Canadian billionaire and philanthropist, and his wife, Honey Sherman, died in a double homicide, Toronto Police Detective Sgt. Susan Gomes said Friday at a news conference.