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Passengers fly home after engine fire on cruise liner

Passengers fly home after engine fire on cruise liner

The Carnival Liberty was taking over 3,000 guests on a Caribbean cruise when fire broke out on Monday
Louvre showcases antiquities as Palmyra is destroyed

Louvre showcases antiquities as Palmyra is destroyed

Christiane Amanpour talks to Irina Bokova, head of UNESCO, at the world-famous Paris museum
British Airways plane catches fire at Las Vegas airport

British Airways plane catches fire at Las Vegas airport

More than a dozen passengers injured while fleeing the flame-engulfed Boeing 777
Beachgoers dig channel for stranded great white shark

Beachgoers dig channel for stranded great white shark

Dozens join effort to save shark stranded on beach at Cape Cod
The Northern Lights as seen from space

The Northern Lights as seen from space

Astronaut Scott Kelly shot timelapses of the Aurora Borealis and Aurora Australis from the International Space Station
New 'Superhenge'? Remains found near Stonehenge

New 'Superhenge'? Remains found near Stonehenge

Archaeologists uncover hidden remains of a huge prehistoric stone monument believed to be over 4,500 years old
Muslim flight attendant: Won't serve alcohol

Muslim flight attendant: Won't serve alcohol

Woman says she was suspended by ExpressJet for refusing to serve alcohol in accordance with her Islamic faith
Native American names being restored to landmarks

Native American names being restored to landmarks

Many natural wonders in North America were named for European explorers and American leaders. That's changing
Greek tourists rescue Syrian refugee lost at sea

Greek tourists rescue Syrian refugee lost at sea

Mohammed Besmar had been adrift for 13 hours in the Aegean
In Japan there's now a 'Street View' for cats

In Japan there's now a 'Street View' for cats

New interactive map lets users explore Hiroshima from a cat's perspective
Controversial porn star metro cards sell out in Taiwan

Controversial porn star metro cards sell out in Taiwan

Public opinion is divided over a set of sexy new Taipei metro cards featuring Japanese porn actress Yui Hatano
Underwater discovery rivals Great Barrier Reef

Underwater discovery rivals Great Barrier Reef

An underwater camera captured the first images of a vibrant reef system off the coast of southern Australia
Auschwitz cooling 'showers' offend visitors

Auschwitz cooling 'showers' offend visitors

Misting stations installed during heat wave offend weekend visitors to former Nazi camp
360 view: Europe's biggest street party

360 view: Europe's biggest street party

On-the-ground action from day two of London's Notting Hill Carnival
Newborn snow leopards ready for their closeup

Newborn snow leopards ready for their closeup

Chicago's Brookfield Zoo on Friday shared the first pictures and video of two newborn snow leopard cubs
Red Sea jellyfish 'invading' Mediterranean

Red Sea jellyfish 'invading' Mediterranean

The stinging sea creatures are believed to be traveling through the Suez Canal
Would you risk your life for $4,500?

Would you risk your life for $4,500?

Mount Everest's crack team of route setters earns just $4,500 per season to keep climbers safe