CNN.com - Top Stories http://edition.cnn.com/index.html?eref=edition CNN.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. en-US Copyright 2014 Cable News Network LP, LLLP. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 06:06:59 EDT 10 CNN.com - Top Stories http://edition.cnn.com/index.html?eref=edition http://i.cdn.turner.com/cnn/.e/img/1.0/logo/cnn.logo.rss.gif 144 33 CNN.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. First openly gay NFL player droppedhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/us/michael-sam-nfl/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/us/michael-sam-nfl/index.html?eref=editionThe St. Louis Rams announced Saturday that Michael Sam, who made history as the first openly gay player to be drafted into the NFL, has been waived and did not make the team's final 53-man roster.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 22:52:10 EDT U.S. Open: Qualifier humbles Kvitova http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/sport/tennis/tennis-u-s-open-kvitova-third-round-defeat/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/sport/tennis/tennis-u-s-open-kvitova-third-round-defeat/index.html?eref=editionDay six of the U.S. Open at Flushing Meadows and the shocks just keep on coming in the women's draw.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 18:18:11 EDT Marquez on pole at Silverstone http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/sport/motorsport/motorsport-marc-marquez-pole-british-gp/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/sport/motorsport/motorsport-marc-marquez-pole-british-gp/index.html?eref=editionSpain's Marc Marquez claimed a 10th pole position in 12 attempts this season at qualifying for the British Grand Prix at Silverstone on Saturday.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 18:20:59 EDT Chelsea win thriller as rivals stumblehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/sport/football/football-premier-league-chelsea-everton/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/sport/football/football-premier-league-chelsea-everton/index.html?eref=editionChelsea continued its perfect start to the new English Premier League with a 6-3 win against Everton at Goodison Park on Saturday. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 18:19:00 EDT Can Real Madrid end Liverpool jinx?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/28/sport/football/champions-league-real-madrid-barcelona-bayern-munich/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/28/sport/football/champions-league-real-madrid-barcelona-bayern-munich/index.html?eref=editionReal Madrid, the kings of Europe, will take on a team living one of the greatest fairytale stories in Bulgarian football history.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:16:38 EDT Russia-Ukraine: Fog lifts, now it's warhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/opinion/ukraine-russia-putin-speck/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/opinion/ukraine-russia-putin-speck/index.html?eref=editionRussian advances in Ukraine mean diplomacy has failed, a regional expert says.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:48:31 EDT Abuse scandal shocks nation to corehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/opinion/stanley-sex-abuse-britain/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/opinion/stanley-sex-abuse-britain/index.html?eref=editionThe sex abuse of hundreds of children has shocked a nation. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:33:37 EDT What could the U.S. do to fight ISIS?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/28/world/meast/us-options-syria/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/28/world/meast/us-options-syria/index.html?eref=editionIf the United States is serious about thoroughly defeating ISIS, it must -- somehow, someway -- go through Syria.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 08:01:16 EDT Reclining seats spark new skirmishhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/travel/airline-passenger-seat-recline/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/travel/airline-passenger-seat-recline/index.html?eref=editionInching into another passenger's knee space has some airline passengers itching for a fight. Why are people so angry about seat reclining in the air?Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:54:50 EDT Ukraine warns of 'full-scale war' risk over Russia crisishttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/world/europe/ukraine-crisis/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/world/europe/ukraine-crisis/index.html?eref=editionUkraine's president warns his nation's crisis with Russia is inching closer to "full-scale war," with thousands of foreign troops in the country.Sun, 31 Aug 2014 06:06:13 EDT Russia nearing 'point of no return'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/europe/ukraine-crisis/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/europe/ukraine-crisis/index.html?eref=editionEuropean leaders warn the situation in Ukraine "has worsened considerably" and urge Russia's president to "change course" before it is too late.Sun, 31 Aug 2014 05:54:25 EDT 'Point of no return' looms?http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/08/31/nr-ukraine-point-of-no-return.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/08/31/nr-ukraine-point-of-no-return.cnn.html?eref=editionThe conflict in Ukraine is ratcheting up as Russian troops enter the country by the thousands.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:00:12 EDT Why did forces leave border?http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/30/pkg-magnay-ukraine-separatists-new-front.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/30/pkg-magnay-ukraine-separatists-new-front.cnn.html?eref=editionThere is a forbidding sense among Ukrainians that their fate is still out of their control. CNN's Diana Magnay reports.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:02:58 EDT Pakistan protests turn deadly http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/world/asia/pakistan-protests/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/world/asia/pakistan-protests/index.html?eref=editionPakistani protesters took to the streets for another day Sunday demanding a solution to a political crisis that has gripped the nation.Sun, 31 Aug 2014 04:58:59 EDT Missing boy with tumor found in Spainhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/europe/uk-boy-search/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/europe/uk-boy-search/index.html?eref=editionA 5-year-old surgery patient whose parents allegedly removed him prematurely from a British hospital -- now the subject of a major international search by authorities concerned for his health -- could be in southern Spain, British police said Saturday.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 19:41:12 EDT Quake hits northern California http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/us/california-quake/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/us/california-quake/index.html?eref=editionA 3.4-magnitude earthquake rumbled through northern California early Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.Sun, 31 Aug 2014 06:00:22 EDT Candy deployed in KKK recruitmenthttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/us/new-york-kkk-recruitment/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/us/new-york-kkk-recruitment/index.html?eref=editionCarlos Enrique LondoƱo laughs at the Ku Klux Klan recruitment flier recently left on the driveway of his suburban New York home. It's unlikely the group would accept him. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 01:33:29 EDT U.N. peacekeepers attacked http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/meast/syria-crisis/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/meast/syria-crisis/index.html?eref=editionUnited Nations peacekeepers were attacked on the Golan Heights on Saturday, even as U.N. officials said they were working to gain the release of dozens of others detained by Islamist fighters. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 20:49:14 EDT 2 more given drug survive Ebolahttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/africa/ebola-west-africa/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/africa/ebola-west-africa/index.html?eref=editionTwo more medical workers have survived Ebola.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 20:54:30 EDT 9-year-old U.S. girl buried by sandhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/us/oregon-beach-collapse/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/us/oregon-beach-collapse/index.html?eref=editionA 9-year-old died at an Oregon beach when a hole she was digging in the sand caved in and buried her, authorities said. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 04:18:04 EDT Rescuers tried to dig her outhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/08/31/dnt-or-girl-dies-in-sand-cave-collapse.katu.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/08/31/dnt-or-girl-dies-in-sand-cave-collapse.katu.html?eref=editionRescue teams rushed to free a young girl trapped by a collapsed sand cave along Oregon's coast. KATU's Bob Heye reports.Sun, 31 Aug 2014 03:34:26 EDT Ebola outbreak spreads to Senegalhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/health/ebola-outbreak-senegal/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/health/ebola-outbreak-senegal/index.html?eref=editionThe West African country of Senegal has confirmed its first Ebola case one week after closing its borders with Guinea over fears that the deadly outbreak could spread, the Senegalese Press Agency reported Friday.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 04:47:55 EDT 'Coup' in Lesotho, PM fleeshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/africa/lesotho-coup/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/africa/lesotho-coup/index.html?eref=editionA military coup took place in Lesotho Saturday, the country's Prime Minister, Thomas Thabane, said in an interview aired by South African broadcaster eNCA. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 20:45:30 EDT Ukrainian plane crashes in Algeriahttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/africa/algeria-plane-crash/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/africa/algeria-plane-crash/index.html?eref=editionA Ukrainian cargo plane crashed shortly after takeoff in mountainous southeastern Algeria on Saturday morning, killing seven people who were aboard, Algerian state-run news agency Algerie Presse Service reported.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 20:54:43 EDT Afghan spy agency attacked; 6 deadhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/asia/afghanistan-attack/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/asia/afghanistan-attack/index.html?eref=editionGunmen attacked a spy agency in eastern Afghanistan early Saturday, killing six people and leaving dozens injured, authorities said. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 05:10:54 EDT Trapped Nicaragua miners led to safetyhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/americas/nicaragua-trapped-miners/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/americas/nicaragua-trapped-miners/index.html?eref=editionRescuers freed 20 workers from a mine in Nicaragua late Friday, dozens of hours after it collapsed and buried them underground, authorities said.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 04:49:33 EDT Volcanoes erupt in Iceland, PNGhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/30/lklv-cabrera-iceland-papua-new-guinea-volcano.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/30/lklv-cabrera-iceland-papua-new-guinea-volcano.cnn.html?eref=editionIvan Cabrera reports on a volcanic eruption in Iceland, and explosive activity at another volcano in Papua New Guinea.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 07:05:24 EDT U.S. strikes ISIS near siege townhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/world/meast/isis-iraq-syria/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/world/meast/isis-iraq-syria/index.html?eref=editionThe United States says it has carried out airstrikes and dropped humanitarian aid in the Iraqi town of Amerli to protect an ethnic minority that one official says faces the threat of an "imminent massacre." Sun, 31 Aug 2014 06:01:43 EDT ISIS 'selling Yazidi women' as slaveshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/meast/isis-iraq-syria/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/meast/isis-iraq-syria/index.html?eref=editionU.S. forces drop aid for surrounded Iraqi town and carry out airstrikes on ISIS targets to protect against "imminent massacre", Pentagon says. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 06:01:11 EDT Despite threat, London's streets busyhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/meast/isis-uk-threat-level/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/meast/isis-uk-threat-level/index.html?eref=editionThe United Kingdom may have raised its terror threat level, but the streets of London don't appear to be fazed.Sun, 31 Aug 2014 01:17:21 EDT Kerry: Cancer of ISIS must not spreadhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/us/kerry-isis/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/us/kerry-isis/index.html?eref=editionISIS is a cancer that must be stamped out, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry wrote Saturday in an opinion piece for The New York Times.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 06:27:06 EDT Reporters find 'laptop of doom'http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/30/erin-ac-intv-isis-laptop-of-doom-foreign-policy-reporters.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/30/erin-ac-intv-isis-laptop-of-doom-foreign-policy-reporters.cnn.html?eref=editionTwo reporters from Foreign Policy talk to CNN about a laptop they found that they claim has thousands of ISIS documents.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 03:57:16 EDT No strategy? Obama sparks uproarhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/politics/obama-isis-strategy/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/politics/obama-isis-strategy/index.html?eref=editionWhen is a strategy not a strategy? When it's a political football.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 21:19:24 EDT Snake charmerhttp://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref=editionFri, 29 Aug 2014 06:43:50 EDT What starts in winter and lasts 8 years?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/13/travel/arctic-festival/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/13/travel/arctic-festival/index.html?eref=editionIt's largely devoid of human life, dark and viciously cold at times and frequently subject to dangerous levels of geological volatility -- the Arctic is surely the worst possible destination for an arts festival.Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:56:42 EDT Floating snowflake world's coolest hotel?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/05/travel/snowflake-hotel/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/05/travel/snowflake-hotel/index.html?eref=editionThe Krystall hotel will doubtless inspire a few gags about a frosty reception when it opens in December 2016, but once guests realize they're about to check in to a giant floating snowflake, it could just as easily melt hearts.Thu, 14 Aug 2014 08:11:53 EDT The world's most beautiful clockshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/11/travel/gallery/beautiful-clocks/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/11/travel/gallery/beautiful-clocks/index.html?eref=edition12 of the world's most beautiful clocksThu, 14 Aug 2014 08:13:38 EDT Sculptures as thin as a hairhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/05/world/these-arent-flowers/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/05/world/these-arent-flowers/index.html?eref=editionMost flowers start as seeds planted in soil, but Wim Noorduin, currently a post-doc researcher at Harvard, prefers to craft bouquets using Barium carbonate and sodium metasilicate. The two chemicals are disolved in a glass beaker filled with water and as carbon dioxide seeps into the vessel it kickstarts a chemical reaction that creates a wonderland of micro-sculptures that are about the diameter of the human hair.Wed, 06 Aug 2014 12:59:52 EDT Trieste, the city of fashionhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/19/world/europe/international-talent-support-trieste/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/19/world/europe/international-talent-support-trieste/index.html?eref=editionNudging the border with Slovenia in Italy's far north-east, the mysteriously underrated city of Trieste is largely known for its stately, Habsburg-era architecture, exquisite coffee, and traditional regattas.Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:56:17 EDT World's most stylish bookstores http://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/23/travel/worlds-coolest-bookstores/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/23/travel/worlds-coolest-bookstores/index.html?eref=editionSomeday there may be a generation of kids who think bookstores are fictional creations found only in novels that come in the mail. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:02:43 EDT Mystique of abandoned palaces http://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/27/travel/poland-secret-ruins-photos/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/27/travel/poland-secret-ruins-photos/index.html?eref=editionPatrycja Makowska likes to give enigmatic names to the extraordinarily beautiful photographs she shoots of crumbling palaces.Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:00:29 EDT Is architecture dead? Not in Venicehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/06/16/travel/venice-architecture-biennale-rem-koolhaas/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/06/16/travel/venice-architecture-biennale-rem-koolhaas/index.html?eref=editionTheir stare is blank and unblinking; they just stand there rigid and dumb. Passers-by look on bemused as a child attempts to clamber up one of their backs. It's no harm, they are after all just a pair of concrete cows, painted white with cute little black spots. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 08:30:18 EDT CNN tours Kim Jong Un's water parkhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/29/sot-ripley-inside-north-korea.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/29/sot-ripley-inside-north-korea.cnn.html?eref=editionCNN's Will Ripley is given a rare look inside North Korea and tours Kim Jong Un's pet project, a waterpark.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:04:20 EDT Summer movies: Winners and losershttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/showbiz/movies/summer-movies-winners-losers/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/showbiz/movies/summer-movies-winners-losers/index.html?eref=editionWas it the end of the world at the summer box office?Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:34:05 EDT You made that from plain paper?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/astonishing-sculptures-made-from-nothing-but-paper/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/astonishing-sculptures-made-from-nothing-but-paper/index.html?eref=editionDespite the dominance of digital tools, a new wave of artists are turning to ancient technology.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:19:38 EDT Why Angelina and Brad made it officialhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/28/opinion/drexler-brad-angelina-married/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/28/opinion/drexler-brad-angelina-married/index.html?eref=editionNine years and six kids on, why did one of Hollywood's most famous couples bother to get married?Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:18:17 EDT This ball was once an airline seathttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/travel/airlines-saving-lives-with-trashed-leather/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/travel/airlines-saving-lives-with-trashed-leather/index.html?eref=editionSouthwest Airlines has enough surplus leather to fill the Empire State Building. The airline is using it to save Africa.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:30:17 EDT Bike wonderboy in bridge stunthttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/sport/motorsport/motogp-marquez-silverstone-motorsport/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/sport/motorsport/motogp-marquez-silverstone-motorsport/index.html?eref=editionHe fell short in his bid for a record 11 successive race wins, but MotoGP champion Marc Marquez is aiming to reassert his dominance now that the pressure is off him.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:13:50 EDT Will floating bikes and chess boards take off?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/tech/innovation/can-levitating-appliances-take-off/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/tech/innovation/can-levitating-appliances-take-off/index.html?eref=editionAre we looking at a future where appliances float free through levitation?Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:39:16 EDT 19 truly special vacationshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/27/travel/best-experiences-world/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/27/travel/best-experiences-world/index.html?eref=editionScrap all those other bucket lists and start saving.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 21:45:44 EDT America's imperiled wild horses http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/28/travel/mustang-monument/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/28/travel/mustang-monument/index.html?eref=editionThe symbol of the American West is both worshiped and condemned -- one eco sanctuary hopes to provide a partial solution. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 21:48:14 EDT China's ancient craftshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/24/travel/nanjing-handicrafts/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/24/travel/nanjing-handicrafts/index.html?eref=editionWith more than 6,000 years of history, Nanjing is one of the few cities in China still practicing the country's endangered traditional crafts. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 21:51:43 EDT 10 things South Korea does besthttp://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/27/travel/10-things-south-korea-does-best/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/27/travel/10-things-south-korea-does-best/index.html?eref=editionFor such a small country, South Korea sure is in the news a lot. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:33:34 EDT How DIY 'countries' flourishhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/27/travel/micronations/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/27/travel/micronations/index.html?eref=editionDon't like the country you live in? Why not create your own, as many people have done. We uncover the parallel world of "micronationalism." Fri, 29 Aug 2014 21:44:47 EDT 19 truly special vacationshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/27/travel/best-experiences-world/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/27/travel/best-experiences-world/index.html?eref=editionScrap all those other bucket lists you've been compiling and start saving -- these memorable-for-a-lifetime trips don't come cheap, or easy. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 21:38:15 EDT Man who hunted bin Laden, Saddamhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/opinion/bergen-mcraven-special-forces-influence/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/opinion/bergen-mcraven-special-forces-influence/index.html?eref=editionOn Thursday in Tampa, U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel presided over a change of command ceremony during which Adm. William "Bill" McRaven handed over the reins of Special Operations Command to his successor, Gen. Joseph Votel. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 03:21:34 EDT China's dismal flight record firsthand http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/26/travel/china-air-travel-delays/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/26/travel/china-air-travel-delays/index.html?eref=editionIt was 2 a.m. on a stormy summer morning. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 03:26:28 EDT How one man made football payhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/28/sport/football/match-fixing-wilson-raj-perumal-referee-corruption/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/28/sport/football/match-fixing-wilson-raj-perumal-referee-corruption/index.html?eref=editionWhen the world's most notorious match fixer praises your refereeing, it's time to show yourself a red card.Sun, 31 Aug 2014 01:25:05 EDT Paul McCartney urges UK to be unitedhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/europe/uk-scotland-independence-mccartney/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/europe/uk-scotland-independence-mccartney/index.html?eref=editionBeatles star Paul McCartney became the latest high profile figure to sign a letter calling on Scottish voters to choose to remain part of the United Kingdom in a vote on independence next month.Sun, 31 Aug 2014 01:25:21 EDT Is this the fittest man on Earth?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/health/crossfit-fittest-man/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/health/crossfit-fittest-man/index.html?eref=editionPicture it: A four-day competition, with two to four workouts a day that consist of running, swimming, muscle-ups, 345-pound squat cleans, handstand push-ups, rope climbs, double unders, handstand walks, 245-pound overhead squats and more, against 43 of the most in-shape competitors you know, all with the title of Fittest on Earth on the line. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:31:06 EDT 'Peanut butter killed my mother'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/us/peanut-salmonella-trial/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/us/peanut-salmonella-trial/index.html?eref=editionIt was in a bland, windowless third-floor courtroom here that Jeff Almer first locked eyes with the man he holds responsible for his mother's death. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:39:35 EDT Does Britain have a jihadi problem?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/27/world/europe/isis-britain-jihadi-problem/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/27/world/europe/isis-britain-jihadi-problem/index.html?eref=editionJames Foley's murder sparks fears the U.S.'s closest ally is an incubator for extremism. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 09:48:22 EDT 10 things South Korea does besthttp://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/27/travel/10-things-south-korea-does-best/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/27/travel/10-things-south-korea-does-best/index.html?eref=editionFor a small country, South Korea packs a big punch.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 01:02:12 EDT Jimmy Kimmel's new episode of 'Friends' http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/08/28/newday-kimmel-friends-reunion.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/08/28/newday-kimmel-friends-reunion.cnn.html?eref=editionJennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox and Lisa Kudrow acted out a new episode of "Friends" with Jimmy Kimmel. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:38:21 EDT Japan scores own goal on historyhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/opinion/japan-abe-war-criminals-kingston/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/opinion/japan-abe-war-criminals-kingston/index.html?eref=editionPrime Minister Abe under fire for honoring war criminals.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 01:01:51 EDT Summer movies: Winners and losershttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/showbiz/movies/summer-movies-winners-losers/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/showbiz/movies/summer-movies-winners-losers/index.html?eref=editionWas it the end of the world at the summer box office?Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:34:05 EDT 'Lady al Qaeda' family plea for ISIS captiveshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/asia/siddiqui-terror-sister/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/asia/siddiqui-terror-sister/index.html?eref=editionThe sister of a Pakistani prisoner described as the "poster girl" for Islamic jihad urges ISIS hostage-takers to let their captives go. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 06:09:44 EDT Zara shirt resembles 'Holocaust uniform'http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/08/28/ctn-zara-hot-water.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/08/28/ctn-zara-hot-water.cnn.html?eref=editionA panel debates motives behind clothing store Zara designing a children's shirt that resembles a concentration camp uniform. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:24:58 EDT Stamp of approval for music starshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/africa/gallery/av-hendrik-gericke-sa-music-stamps/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/africa/gallery/av-hendrik-gericke-sa-music-stamps/index.html?eref=editionSouth African artist Hendrik Gericke puts a spotlight on iconic musical legends from South Africa in these incredible monochrome illustrations. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:24:42 EDT Why so squeamish about breastfeeding? http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/living/breastfeeding-attitudes-parents/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/living/breastfeeding-attitudes-parents/index.html?eref=editionThe message is simple: Nursing is normal anytime, anywhere.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 03:45:57 EDT Will floating bikes take off?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/tech/innovation/can-levitating-appliances-take-off/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/tech/innovation/can-levitating-appliances-take-off/index.html?eref=editionAre we looking at a future where appliances float free through levitation?Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:54:02 EDT Yazidi boy finds hope in U.S. http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/us/yazidi-teen-fears-iraq-return/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/us/yazidi-teen-fears-iraq-return/index.html?eref=editionAmid slaughter of a people, a boy finds hope in AmericaSat, 30 Aug 2014 01:20:52 EDT Hyperlapse app will make you queasyhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/08/28/nyc-hyperlapse-orig-cfb.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/08/28/nyc-hyperlapse-orig-cfb.cnn.html?eref=editionTaking Instagram's new time-lapse app for a spin through the streets of New York City.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 09:39:14 EDT CNN tours Kim Jong Un's pet projecthttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/29/sot-ripley-inside-north-korea.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/29/sot-ripley-inside-north-korea.cnn.html?eref=editionCNN's Will Ripley is given a rare look inside North Korea and tours Kim Jong Un's pet project, a waterpark.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:53:18 EDT Coffee good, junk food bad http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/health/five-studies/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/health/five-studies/index.html?eref=editionJunk food does more than make you fat, a study finds. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 21:47:14 EDT The week in pictureshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/gallery/week-in-photos-0829/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/gallery/week-in-photos-0829/index.html?eref=editionSat, 30 Aug 2014 00:59:57 EDT Sculptures made only from paperhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/astonishing-sculptures-made-from-nothing-but-paper/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/astonishing-sculptures-made-from-nothing-but-paper/index.html?eref=editionDespite the dominance of digital tools, a new wave of artists are turning to ancient technology.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 02:59:25 EDT American's gateway to jihadhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/opinion/bergen-sterman-turkey-jihadists/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/opinion/bergen-sterman-turkey-jihadists/index.html?eref=editionOn Wednesday, a propaganda video appeared on the Internet featuring Moner Abu-Salha, the U.S. citizen from Florida who died conducting a suicide bomb attack in Syria for al Qaeda in May. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 01:14:13 EDT Can fashion make a political statement?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/living/nili-lotan-conflict-imagery-dresses-style/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/living/nili-lotan-conflict-imagery-dresses-style/index.html?eref=editionDesigner Nili Lotan has been culling imagery from socio-political issues like the fall of the Berlin Wall and the West Bank's "separation barrier" to create high fashion for nearly a decade.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:33:09 EDT Force back with Harrison Ford?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/showbiz/movies/harrison-ford-star-wars-vii/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/showbiz/movies/harrison-ford-star-wars-vii/index.html?eref=editionIt appears the force may be back with Harrison Ford.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:15:39 EDT Running long-distance drinking racehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/travel/medoc-marathon/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/travel/medoc-marathon/index.html?eref=editionThirst for victory competes with thirst for booze in event where competitors raise their glasses long before they cross the finish lineFri, 29 Aug 2014 12:50:35 EDT Family plea for ISIS captiveshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/asia/siddiqui-terror-sister/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/asia/siddiqui-terror-sister/index.html?eref=editionThe sister of a Pakistani prisoner described as the "poster girl" for Islamic jihad urges ISIS hostage-takers to let captives go.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:35:53 EDT Sand, sea and saddles...http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/sport/world-equestrian-games/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/sport/world-equestrian-games/index.html?eref=editionWhat more could a horse enthusiast ask for than a beautiful ride along the sea shore?Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:24:29 EDT You've never seen boats like thishttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/worldsport/gallery/cowes-sailing/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/worldsport/gallery/cowes-sailing/index.html?eref=editionFri, 29 Aug 2014 06:58:32 EDT How to get rich with Twitterhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/business/how-traders-track-twitter/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/business/how-traders-track-twitter/index.html?eref=editionIn a world where information is plentiful and abundant, traders are always trying to make money by finding that hidden advantage. Many are betting that 140 characters is all it takes to beat the market. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 07:33:45 EDT New York City at hyper-speedhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/08/28/nyc-hyperlapse-orig-cfb.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/08/28/nyc-hyperlapse-orig-cfb.cnn.html?eref=editionTaking Instagram's new time-lapse app for a spin through the streets of New York City.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 08:43:38 EDT Water slides on show in Pyongyanghttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/28/world/asia/north-korea-inoki-japan-wrestling/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/28/world/asia/north-korea-inoki-japan-wrestling/index.html?eref=editionCNN's Will Ripley travels to North Korea to visit a water park said to be a pet project of leader Kim Jong Un.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:09:56 EDT Save a horse, be a cowboyhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/28/travel/mustang-monument/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/28/travel/mustang-monument/index.html?eref=editionLuxury Nevada ranch doubles as preserve for wild mustangs.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 06:04:54 EDT Deja vu: Is Xi the new Deng?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/asia/jaime-florcruz-china-xi-jinping-deng-xiaoping/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/asia/jaime-florcruz-china-xi-jinping-deng-xiaoping/index.html?eref=editionThe 110th birthday of former Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping was celebrated on August 22 with an exhibition, a television biopic, and a series of national events. The "paramount leader" ruled for more than a decade, kick-starting China's market economic reform.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 03:00:30 EDT 'Hello Kitty is not a cat'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/28/world/asia/hello-kitty-revelation/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/28/world/asia/hello-kitty-revelation/index.html?eref=editionFor 40 years Hello Kitty was not what we thought she was. Now the truth has been released. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 07:58:24 EDT 1,400 beaten, kidnapped, rapedhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/opinion/stanley-sex-abuse-britain/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/opinion/stanley-sex-abuse-britain/index.html?eref=editionThe sex abuse of hundreds of children has shocked a nation. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 21:57:32 EDT What North Korea wants world to seehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/world/asia/north-korea-ripley-wrestling/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/31/world/asia/north-korea-ripley-wrestling/index.html?eref=editionOn a tightly-controlled trip, CNN's Will Ripley gets a glimpse of a country that has erected an almost unassailable boundary between it and the outside world.Sun, 31 Aug 2014 01:40:38 EDT Pro-wrestlers in ringhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/31/ripley-north-korea-wrestlers.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/31/ripley-north-korea-wrestlers.cnn.html?eref=editionThey get the star treatment but a limited view of secretive nation in choreographed trip.Sun, 31 Aug 2014 01:35:03 EDT 'Live from Pyongyang'http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/31/ripley-north-korea-report.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/31/ripley-north-korea-report.cnn.html?eref=editionCNN's Will Ripley makes a rare live report from reclusive North Korea.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 21:38:53 EDT Kim Jong Un's waterparkhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/29/sot-ripley-inside-north-korea.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/29/sot-ripley-inside-north-korea.cnn.html?eref=editionCNN's Will Ripley is given a rare look inside North Korea and tours Kim Jong Un's pet project, a waterpark.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 21:39:43 EDT Chinese sport: Winner takes all?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/27/world/asia/china-sport-mentality-stout/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/27/world/asia/china-sport-mentality-stout/index.html?eref=editionSport in the world's most populous nation is about more than medals.Sun, 31 Aug 2014 01:24:50 EDT View: 'China's Jerry Maguire'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/28/world/asia/on-china-sport-opinion/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/28/world/asia/on-china-sport-opinion/index.html?eref=editionSince China took part in the Olympic Games in 1984 after a three-decade absence, competitive sports have served one purpose -- to build national pride. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 01:10:06 EDT Monetizing sportshttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/28/intv-on-china-monetizing-sports.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/28/intv-on-china-monetizing-sports.cnn.html?eref=editionCNN's Kristie Lu Stout, sports agent Sheng Li and football coach Tom Byer discuss the challenges of sports in today's China.Sun, 31 Aug 2014 01:08:52 EDT An American's gateway to jihadhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/opinion/bergen-sterman-turkey-jihadists/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/opinion/bergen-sterman-turkey-jihadists/index.html?eref=editionA new video of an American suicide bomber shows how Turkey's militant networks are key to jihadists' movements into Syria and Iraq, says CNN security analyst Peter Bergen. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 21:08:30 EDT Coffee good, junk food bad http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/health/five-studies/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/health/five-studies/index.html?eref=editionJunk food does more than make you fat, a study finds. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 21:47:14 EDT Scenes from the fieldhttp://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/05/world/gallery/scenes-from-the-field/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/05/world/gallery/scenes-from-the-field/index.html?eref=editionFri, 06 Dec 2013 03:12:27 EST Ukraine-Russia warningshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/europe/ukraine-crisis/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/europe/ukraine-crisis/index.html?eref=editionAs concern over Russia's actions in Ukraine grows, European leaders are meeting Saturday in Belgium to discuss possible new sanctions against Moscow.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 14:37:11 EDT Lesotho couphttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/africa/lesotho-coup/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/africa/lesotho-coup/index.html?eref=editionAn attempted military coup took place in Lesotho Saturday, the country's Prime Minister, Thomas Thabane, said in an interview aired by South African broadcaster eNCA. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:43:00 EDT ISIS 'selling Yazidis'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/meast/isis-iraq-syria/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/meast/isis-iraq-syria/index.html?eref=editionIt took U.S. airstrikes against ISIS positions, airlifts of U.S. and international aid, and rescue efforts by Kurdish Peshmerga forces to help thousands of Yazidis escape imminent danger from ISIS forces in northern Iraq.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 16:47:51 EDT Paul McCartneyhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/europe/uk-scotland-independence-mccartney/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/30/world/europe/uk-scotland-independence-mccartney/index.html?eref=editionBeatles star Paul McCartney became the latest high profile figure to sign a letter calling on Scottish voters to choose to remain part of the United Kingdom in a vote on independence next month.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:44:03 EDT Summer blockbustershttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/showbiz/movies/summer-movies-winners-losers/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/showbiz/movies/summer-movies-winners-losers/index.html?eref=editionWas it the end of the world at the summer box office?Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:42:12 EDT Stun-gunned for art?http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/08/27/erin-pkg-moos-stun-gun-photo-shoot.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/08/27/erin-pkg-moos-stun-gun-photo-shoot.cnn.html?eref=editionThis is what "ouch" looks like. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on stunning portraits taken while getting stun-gunned.Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:08:33 EDT Escobar's hitman freedhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/27/pkg-romo-john-jairo-velasquez-released.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/27/pkg-romo-john-jairo-velasquez-released.cnn.html?eref=editionJohn Jairo Velasquez, who was drug lord Pablo Escobar's hit man, has been released from prison. CNN's Rafael Romo reports.Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:09:11 EDT Who owns these cars?http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/13/natpkg-super-cars-london.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/08/13/natpkg-super-cars-london.cnn.html?eref=editionIn what has become a summer tradition, wealthy Arabs travel to London with their expensive supercars.Mon, 18 Aug 2014 07:05:49 EDT Are these bright lights a UFO?http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/08/16/pkg-tx-ufo-spotted.kprc.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/08/16/pkg-tx-ufo-spotted.kprc.html?eref=editionVideo and pictures posted online of bright lights over the skies of Houston have many wondering if they saw a UFO. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 07:05:19 EDT Finding the perfect burgerhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/07/18/pkg-boulden-uk-london-best-burgers-app.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/07/18/pkg-boulden-uk-london-best-burgers-app.cnn.html?eref=editionAmerican burger joints have sprung up all over London, but how to know which ones are best? Jim Boulden investigates.Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:09:33 EDT Japan's cross-dressing iconhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/07/17/pkg-ripley-japan-inspirational-cross-dresser.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/07/17/pkg-ripley-japan-inspirational-cross-dresser.cnn.html?eref=editionA cross-dressing Japanese man is challenging social norms, encouraging young people to be themselves.Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:08:35 EDT Tattoo art business boomhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/06/20/pkg-boulden-uk-tattoo-business-boom.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/06/20/pkg-boulden-uk-tattoo-business-boom.cnn.html?eref=editionDon't call them parlors, they are tattoo art studios and are no longer in decline. CNN's Jim Boulden reports.Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:14:18 EDT Put a bird on ithttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/14/travel/irpt-bird-watching-spots/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/14/travel/irpt-bird-watching-spots/index.html?eref=editionWho among us hasn't fantasized about flying like a bird? We've created hot air balloons, planes and spacecraft to replicate what birds can already do naturally.Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:09:34 EDT The brightest supermoon http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/08/us/irpt-august-supermoon/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/08/us/irpt-august-supermoon/index.html?eref=editionThe second installment of this summer's season of supermoons is happening Sunday. Fri, 08 Aug 2014 08:05:21 EDT 10 things we didn't know about lighthouseshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/07/travel/lighthouse-facts-irpt/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/07/travel/lighthouse-facts-irpt/index.html?eref=editionIn honor of National Lighthouse Day, we invited you to share your best lighthouse photos with CNN iReport. As dozens of images started pouring in, we were reminded of a near-universal fact: People love lighthouses. The beacons of light are popular travel destinations across the world.Fri, 08 Aug 2014 07:53:00 EDT Gaza crisis brings 9/11 flashbackshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/30/opinion/palestinian-american-west-bank-irpt/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/30/opinion/palestinian-american-west-bank-irpt/index.html?eref=editionI am an American, and I love my country, but I also love my heritage.Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:38:56 EDT Bomb blasts and wedding bellshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/03/living/israel-border-wedding-irpt/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/03/living/israel-border-wedding-irpt/index.html?eref=editionShe has been dreaming about this day for as long as I can remember. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 09:26:42 EDT Why neon lights are dyinghttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/25/travel/neon-signs-dying-irpt/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/25/travel/neon-signs-dying-irpt/index.html?eref=editionA few years ago, Brian Daniel was driving around Los Angeles when he spotted a neon sign for a random storage facility. The red stick figures carrying yellow boxes glowed from the mundane building. It was like it was screaming out to him.Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:13:05 EDT Stop spy flights, China warns the U.S.http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/asia/china-us-spy-flights/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/asia/china-us-spy-flights/index.html?eref=editionChina has warned the United States to end its military surveillance flights near Chinese territory, rejecting claims by Washington that a Chinese fighter jet made several "dangerous" and "unprofessional" passes at a U.S. Navy plane last week.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:27:33 EDT Xi Jinping echoes 'paramount leader'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/asia/jaime-florcruz-china-xi-jinping-deng-xiaoping/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/29/world/asia/jaime-florcruz-china-xi-jinping-deng-xiaoping/index.html?eref=editionThe 110th birthday of former Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping was celebrated on August 22 with an exhibition, a television biopic, and a series of national events. The "paramount leader" ruled for more than a decade, kick-starting China's market economic reform.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:28:30 EDT What's wrong with winning?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/27/world/asia/china-sport-mentality-stout/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/27/world/asia/china-sport-mentality-stout/index.html?eref=editionOff-camera, I'm getting parenting advice from China's first athlete to win gold in any sport at the Winter Olympics.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:27:59 EDT China executes attack 'masterminds'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/24/world/asia/china-tiananmen-executions/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/24/world/asia/china-tiananmen-executions/index.html?eref=editionChina has executed eight people convicted of terrorism, including three for their roles in an attack in Beijing's Tiananmen Square in October, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported, citing local authorities. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:18:09 EDT Keeping traditions alivehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/24/travel/nanjing-handicrafts/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/24/travel/nanjing-handicrafts/index.html?eref=editionWith more than 6,000 years of history, China's ancient capital of Nanjing has been the birthplace of many of the country's most intriguing traditional arts. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:19:14 EDT China slams 'aggressive jet' claimhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/22/world/asia/us-china-air-encounter/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/22/world/asia/us-china-air-encounter/index.html?eref=editionA Chinese fighter jet made several "dangerous" and "unprofessional" passes at a U.S. Navy plane this week -- coming as close as 20 feet at one point -- in what the White House called a "deeply concerning provocation."Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:19:04 EDT Parched residents dig wells http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/22/world/asia/china-wells-water-shortage/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/22/world/asia/china-wells-water-shortage/index.html?eref=editionAt first glance, it seems like a lot of roadside construction is taking place in this residential neighborhood west of Beijing's Tsinghua University.Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:18:36 EDT Sino-theology and the popehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/15/world/asia/china-christianity/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/15/world/asia/china-christianity/index.html?eref=editionDetentions, the kidnapping of bishops, tearing down churches -- these are the actions against Christians China has been guilty of.Fri, 15 Aug 2014 05:06:48 EDT World's first panda tripletshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/13/world/asia/panda-triplets-china/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/13/world/asia/panda-triplets-china/index.html?eref=editionVery few pandas are born each year, but even fewer of the fragile cubs stay alive.Fri, 15 Aug 2014 05:03:58 EDT Japan's defense plans rile Chinahttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/12/world/asia/japan-china-defense-analysis/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/12/world/asia/japan-china-defense-analysis/index.html?eref=editionJapan's new defense white paper has done little to mend fences with Beijing, with the Chinese government complaining that its Asian neighbor is using the "China threat" to justify a bigger defense budget.Fri, 15 Aug 2014 05:05:52 EDT Did couple steal state secrets?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/05/world/asia/china-canada-secrets/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/05/world/asia/china-canada-secrets/index.html?eref=editionA Canadian couple living in a city close to China's border with North Korea are under investigation for the suspected theft of state secrets, state media said Tuesday.Tue, 05 Aug 2014 22:30:29 EDT