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Wife: Joran van der Sloot stabbed in prison

(CNN) -- Joran van der Sloot's wife says her husband was "seriously injured" in a stabbing at the Peruvian prison where he is serving time for murder, but a top prison official is calling her account an outright lie, according to

Taj Mahal casino workers want $175 million bailout from Atlantic City and New Jersey

 The Taj Mahal casino is doomed if it cannot get a $175 million bailout from the state of New Jersey and Atlantic City.

Invest now or face 'irreversible' effects of climate change, U.N. panel warns

The cost of fighting climate change will only climb if industrialized nations don't take steps to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, the United Nations' panel on the matter warned Sunday in its wrap-up report.

Police: Suicide bomber kills dozens at Pakistan border parade

At least 45 people were killed and 55 more injured in a Lahore, Pakistan, suicide blast near the country's border with India, police and hospital officials said Sunday.

The last words she spoke to Nathan Cirillo

 Thousands lined the streets on Friday as the body of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo began its final journey home.

Mexican governor steps aside after student kidnappings

 The legislature of Mexico's Guerrero state must now find a replacement after the governor effectively stepped down, yielding to a growing political crisis over a mass kidnapping.

Who is Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, the man behind the deadly Ottawa attack?

What would spur someone to walk up to a war memorial, fatally shoot a soldier guarding it, then rush into Canada's Parliament and open fire?

Just how sick are Europe's top banks?

Europe's economy is looking frail again, but is it at risk of cardiac arrest?

Officials: 3 Denver girls played hooky from school and tried to join ISIS

The first indication that something was wrong was a phone call from his daughter's Denver area school to let Assad Ibrahim know that she had not come to class.

World's worst airport in 2014 is...

 Good news for air travelers passing through Manila: the city's international airport isn't quite as bad as it used to be.