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North Korea profile - Overview

<b>For decades North Korea has been one of the world's most secretive societies. It is one of the few countries still under nominally communist rule.</b><p>North Korea's nuclear ambitions have exacerbated its rigidly maintained isolation from the rest of the world.<p>The country emerged in 1948 amid the chaos …

Robert Mugabe resigns after 37 years as Zimbabwe's leader

<b>Harare, Zimbabwe (CNN) —</b> Robert Mugabe resigned as Zimbabwe's President on Tuesday after 37 years of autocratic rule, finally succumbing to the pressure of a military takeover and the humiliation of impeachment.<p>The announcement came minutes into a joint session of the Zimbabwean Parliament in …

Africa

Libya opens investigation into slave auctions following CNN report

<b>(CNN) —</b> Libyan authorities have launched a formal investigation into slave auctions in the country following an exclusive CNN report earlier this week, the government said Friday.<p>"A high-level committee has been convened encompassing representatives from all the security apparatus to oversee this …

Puerto Rico orders review of deaths after hurricane

<b>San Juan, Puerto Rico (CNN) —</b> Puerto Rico is launching an official review of the death count from Hurricane Maria, which devastated this US territory on September 20.<p>Monday's announcement from the island's governor follows investigations from CNN and other news outlets that called into question the …

Major Hurricane Harvey - August 25-29, 2017

...Hurricane Harvey is the first major hurricane to make landfall along the Middle TX Coast since Celia in 1970...<p>...Hurricane Harvey is the first …

The interstellar asteroid visiting our Solar System may be shielding an icy core

`Oumuamua, you’re as cold as ice<p>Our Solar System’s recent interstellar visitor — a space rock named `Oumuamua — may be covered in a thick coat of organic material, an outer layer that’s protecting a cache of ice within. This veneer may have acted like a shield, preventing the ice inside `Oumuamua …

An Introduction to Net Neutrality: What It Is, What It Means for You, and What You Can Do About It

We've dropped the net neutrality term around here a few times, but you may not entirely understand what it's all about. Here's a primer on what net …

The 2017 Hurricane Season Really Is More Intense Than Normal

It was only 25 days ago that Hurricane Harvey made landfall.<p>You could be forgiven for thinking it’s been longer. After all, that was four hurricanes ago.<p>We crunched the numbers and talked to an expert, and it’s not your imagination: The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season has been unusually active.<p>“This …

The cold, calculating timeline of the Las Vegas gunman

<b>(CNN) —</b> It took about an hour and 15 minutes from the moment Stephen Paddock opened fire on Route 91 Harvest Festival concertgoers Sunday to the time a SWAT team burst through the door of his Las Vegas hotel room.<p>But based on his activities leading up to the concert, authorities say Paddock may …