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World Why their civil war is far from over

CNN's Nic Robertson takes a deeper look at the civil war in Yemen, which has caused mass casualties, starvation and an outbreak of cholera. More

US & Canada Villagers flee civil war in Myanmar by ELEPHANT

The people of Awng Lawt in Kachin state were forced from their homes by escalating fighting between rebels from the Kachin Independence Army (KIA) and Myanmar's military earlier this year More

US & Canada Parkland Survivors Criticize Oliver North for Calling Gun Control Activists Civil Terrorists

The remarks from the N.R.A.’s new president were met with dismay. “He’s just continuing to spread fear,” one shooting survivor said. More

US & Canada Florida school head says video of student shooting BB gun is civil matter

The teenager will only get a slap on the wrist from Chiles High School near Tallahassee, Florida, and police said he committed no crime because a BB gun isn't technically a firearm. More

US & Canada Civil Rights Groups Challenge HUD’s Fair Housing Enforcement

A coalition of national and Texas-based housing groups filed a lawsuit against HUD seeking to reinstate an Obama-era rule that linked federal development funding to anti-discrimination efforts. More

Travel The 10 best trips for lovers of TV series Civilisations

The Mail on Sunday's Wendy Gomersall picks a selection of top cultural trips inspired by the BBC series. The list includes a break to Florence to see Michelangelo’s statue of David. More

Food A Favorite Comfort Food Is 1 of the 15 Strange Civil War-Era Foods People Still Eat Today

The modern-day recipe calls for ingredients such as green onions, Dijon mustard, and mashed potatoes. As Mental Floss notes, the Civil War version was just ham combined with a few spices and baked... More

World Trump tells NRA a civilian gunman could have stopped Paris attack

In a speech before cheering members of the National Rifle Association on Friday, President Donald Trump blamed the scale of the 2015 Paris terror attacks on France’s strict gun control laws and... More

Science & Environment Ex-head of MI6 says 'disloyal' civil servants have been outwitted by the EU in satellites row

Britain has been one of the biggest investors in the EU's £9billion Galileo satellite navigation system. But Brussels is insisting that the UK won't be able to use a vital back-up system after Brexit. More

Middle East Syrian Civil War Fast Facts

View CNN's Fast Facts on Syria's Civil War to learn more about the on-going conflict, the escalating refugee crisis, and to view a timeline of events. More

World UK killed civilian on motorbike who strayed into airstrike targeting ISIS in Syria

Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson said it is "deeply regrettable" the action targeting Daesh fighters resulted in a civilian fatality when a motorbike crossed into the strike... More

World BREAKING UK killed civilian on motorbike who strayed into airstrike targeting ISIS in Syria

Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson said it is "deeply regrettable" the action targeting Daesh fighters resulted in a civilian fatality when a motorbike crossed into the strike... More

Technology Facebook commits to civil rights audit, probe of alleged anti-conservative bias

Facebook is conducting a civil rights audit and looking into potential bias against conservative voices by bringing in two outside experts to probe its practices. More

World Case of Missing Civilians in Mexico Shines Light on Military’s Role in Drug War

The abductions of three people by armed men in uniforms in 2009 have led an international court to examine accusations of human rights violations by government forces. More

Africa Sierra Leone's new president promises civil servants 'no witchhunt'

Sierra Leone’s new president, Julius Maada Bio, on Friday promised civil servants they need not fear a purge despite a historic shift in the country’s politics. More