Daily Archive: August 23, 2014

India, Pakistan exchange gunfire

By Sophia Saifi and Mukhtar Ahmad, CNN updated 7:42 AM EDT, Sat August 23, 2014 Indian villagers gather near the bodies of those killed in cross-border firing between Indian and Pakistani forces in Kashmir STORY...

Chinese fighter buzzes U.S. Navy plane

By Tom Cohen, CNN updated 7:34 PM EDT, Fri August 22, 2014 STORY HIGHLIGHTS Pentagon said a Chinese fighter jet was aggressive in encounter in South China Sea It made several “dangerous” passes at the...

Cops: Pair lured Amish girls with dog

By David Shortell, CNN updated 5:03 PM EDT, Fri August 22, 2014 STORY HIGHLIGHTS Couple used a puppy to lure two Amish sisters to a car, according to the sheriff’s department Couple was on a...

Hamas: Teens’ kidnappers were ours

By Jethro Mullen and Talal Abu Rahma, CNN updated 9:35 PM EDT, Fri August 22, 2014 STORY HIGHLIGHTS NEW: Operation to abduct the teens was not approved by leadership, Hamas official says NEW: The death...

Emmy host makes a promise

Nominations for the 66th Annual Primetime Emmys were announced on Thursday, July 10. HBO took a chance on submitting “True Detective” as a drama rather than miniseries, and it’s paid off. The show’s first season,...

World’s most liveable city is …

By CNN Staff updated 2:32 PM EDT, Tue August 19, 2014 Auckland’s laid-back culture lands the city at number 10 on the Economic Intelligence Unit’s 2014 list of the world’s most liveable cities. In fact,...