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Attack's aftermath: Past the doorman's body, up bloodied stairs to Charlie Hebdo's offices

<b>(CNN) —</b> Martin Boudot was working in his Paris office Wednesday when a colleague told him two men were standing outside with "Kalashnikovs."<p>They were trying to get into the building.<p>Moments later, the massacre erupted in the offices of satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo feet away from Boudot, he told …

Terrorism

Pentagon: We're gaining on ISIS - CNN.com

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> It's not yet "mission accomplished," but the Pentagon may be edging closer to its goal of stopping ISIS.<p>"We very much see ISIL largely in a defensive posture inside Iraq, that whatever momentum they had been enjoying has been halted, has been blunted. That has stayed steady over …

What If The Earth Treated Us The Way We Treat The Earth? Spoiler Alert: It's Not Pretty

Pick that bottle up off the ground before Earth smashes it over your head!<p>Earth has dealt with our nonsense long enough and now it's payback time. All the littering, the use of aerosol sprays, the gross and willful ignorance about our own role in climate change -- EARTH IS DONE.<p>Comedy group Garlic …

Inside The New Anti-Muslim Group Gaining Strength In Germany

PEGIDA appeared out of nowhere in October and now draws thousands to its protests. Lucian Kim reports for BuzzFeed News from Dresden on the rise of the shadowy new group.<p>DRESDEN, Germany — The thousands who tramped to a soggy field in a Dresden park Monday night weren't just defying the rain and …

Britain must be more like the US and spread its 'economic might'

David Cameron will say that Britain should aspire to be more like the US with more economic powerhouses outside London<p>Britain should become more like the US and spread its "economic might" beyond London and into Northern cities, David Cameron will say on Thursday.<p>Speaking to business leaders in …

United Kingdom

Ed Miliband caught up in Westminster bubble, says Labour mayor of Liverpool

Ed Miliband needs to escape from the “Westminster bubble” if he wants to see off a threat from Ukip and beat the Conservatives at the next general election, according to Liverpool’s elected mayor. But he insisted both parties must listen to the electorate in the wake of the Scottish referendum and …

United Kingdom

Four months before election, Cameron under pressure on healthcare

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister David Cameron came under pressure in parliament on Wednesday over Britain’s stretched health service, with the opposition Labour party accusing him of presiding over a crisis of funding and resources.<p>Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron speaks at a debate to …

North Korea warns of 'war disaster' if US does not lift 'unreasonable sanctions'

North Korea has asked the US to lift "all unreasonable sanctions" against Pyongyang, accusing Washington of showing "inveterate hostility and …