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Mysterious ice pancakes appear on Scottish river

 LONDON (CNN) -- Here's another Scottish mystery to file alongside the Loch Ness Monster and Mel Gibson's accent in "Braveheart.&quot

U.S. air strikes kill 3 top ISIS leaders

 WASHINGTON (CNN) -- U.S. air strikes have killed two top-level and one mid-level ISIS leader, a senior U.S.

At least 126, mostly children, slaughtered as Taliban storm Pakistan school

 The Taliban stormed a military-run school in northwest Pakistan on Tuesday, gunning down at least 126 people -- most of them children -- in one of the volatile Asian nation's deadliest attacks.

Dim Sum and skyscrapers: Business executive's guide to Hong Kong

 As one of the world's leading financial capitals, Hong Kong is a dream destination for business travelers.

Russia is buying weapons - a lot of them

Moscow is going on a huge shopping spree for weapons and military equipment.

Why you should reconsider that crane in your marriage proposal

It's the thought that counts, right? Tell that to the residents of 32 homes in the Dutch town of Ijsselstein, who were evacuated after a planned marriage proposal fell through.

At least 1 missing Mexican student ID'd

The remains of at least one of the 43 students who went missing in Mexico's Guerrero state have been identified from among those that suspects showed police, lawyers for the victims' relatives told CNN en Español.

Egypt: Ex-ruler Hosni Mubarak, accused in deaths of hundreds, cleared of charges

Egypt's former longtime ruler Hosni Mubarak was cleared of charges in a retrial Saturday and could soon be released -- a stunning reversal for a man who faced life imprisonment or worse after a revolution toppled him in 2011.

Open source and Made in Italy: Arduino are circuit boards with a sense of style

  Long before there was Apple there was Olivetti.

French library discovers rare Shakespeare's First Folio

 PARIS (CNN) -- A librarian in northern France made what may be the discovery of his lifetime when he uncovered a rare Shakespeare's First Fol