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How the Catholic Church makes saints

On Sunday, for the first time in history, the Catholic Church will canonize two popes on the same day.

Operation Babylift celebrates 39 year anniversary

Thirty-nine years ago, on April 26, 1975, the last Operation Babylift left Vietnam. Approximately 2,700 children were flown out of South Vietnam to the U.S.

Ukrainians mark 28th anniversary of Chernobyl nuclear disaster

It's been 28 years since Ukraine's Chernobyl nuclear disaster and Ukrainians marked the anniversary Saturday with a vigil in the capital Kiev.

North Korea says it has American in custody

North Korea is holding an American man who it claims arrived in the country this month to seek asylum, the nation's state news agency reported Friday.

Obama: Japanese robots 'a little scary'

President Barack Obama has some new high tech friends

Possible drone strike in Yemen kills suspected al Qaeda militants

A suspected drone strike killed at least four al Qaeda militants Sunday in Yemen, officials said. The attack took place in the southern province of Abyan, two senior defense ministry officials told CNN.

Flight 370: Underwater drones find nothing after scouring half of search area

The underwater drone scanning for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 finished its seventh mission Sunday, having covered about half its intended territory without finding any sign of the missing plane.

Transcript: Passengers couldn't escape South Korean ferry, crew member says

Passengers aboard the doomed South Korean ferry could not board lifeboats because the vessel had already listed too much, a crew member on the ship said, according to a radio transcript released Sunday.

Magnitude-7.2 earthquake strikes southern Mexico

A magnitude-7.2 earthquake struck southern Mexico's Guerrero state Friday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

Kerry: Jews in Ukrainian city were told to identify themselves

Jews in one Ukrainian city were were sent notes "indicating that they have to identify themselves as Jews," U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Thursday.