Alex Yanda

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47 people killed in bombing outside Nigerian school; Boko Haram suspected

<b>Kano, Nigeria (CNN) —</b> At least 47 people were killed and 79 were wounded Monday by a suicide bombing outside a school in northern Nigeria, police said.<p>The attacker was disguised as a student when he set off the explosion in a government boarding school in the town of Potiskum, police spokesman …

Chasing shadows and light in Iran

Marian Reid explores the country’s desert towns, where 3,000 years of generations have adapted to the harsh environment to create a beautiful and timeless world.<p>In the garden courtyard of Esfahan’s famous Abbasi Hotel, surrounded by 300-year-old caravanserai-style rooms, I was in the company of an …

Serbia-Albania row over Kosovo mars historic Rama visit

<b>The first visit to Serbia for 68 years by an Albanian prime minister has turned into a diplomatic spat about the status of Kosovo, broadcast live on TV.</b><p>Edi Rama's historic trip to Belgrade was seen as an attempt to put differences aside after a football international was abandoned last month.<p>But …

Apec summit: China and Japan in ice-breaker talks

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1122000/1122806_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1537683892_4ba750e42021cab666a119e935def973<p><b>The leaders of China and Japan have met for formal talks after more than two years of severe tension over a territorial dispute.</b><p>Chinese President Xi …

Xi Jinping

John Harbaugh's comments about Steelers are no big deal

CBS cameras captured (and mistakenly aired) Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh talking about how the Pittsburgh Steelers got their posterior kicked …

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The 'temporary' recession tax you're still paying

The Great Recession might be over, but residents and businesses in many states across the country are still paying "temporary" taxes put in place to help refill public coffers.<p>The downturn, of course, hammered state budgets. In response, 14 states and the District of Columbia tried to plug their …

Immigration activists hope they don't get burned by Obama

House Speaker John Boehner said President Barack Obama could get "burned" if he uses executive action to help undocumented immigrants.<p>There are a good number of immigration activists who feel burned that he hasn't done it already.<p>While they were pleased to hear Obama renew his vow Wednesday that …