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Living 24 hours with 'Day Zero' water rations

Living 24 hours with 'Day Zero' water rations

A family of three shuts off their water and goes 24 hours with only 25 liters of water per person, the same amount issued per person when 'Day Zero' happens in Cape Town.
Trump set tone for 'hate-filled' 2017, Amnesty says

Trump set tone for 'hate-filled' 2017, Amnesty says

The US government's polarizing decision to ban travel from six Muslim-majority countries set the tone for a year of "hate-filled rhetoric," Amnesty said.
Doctors forced to use expired drugs as 300 die

Doctors forced to use expired drugs as 300 die

The devastation wrought in Eastern Ghouta by a relentless bombardment by the Syrian regime has forced doctors to use expired drugs and scramble for water as the number of dead reached 300 in three

Karla Souza, an actress known for her role in ABC's "How to Get Away with Murder," alleged that she was raped by a director early in her career.
UNICEF's statement on children's suffering in Syria is "_____________"

UNICEF's statement on children's suffering in Syria is "_____________"

Survivors often say they have no words to describe tragedies. But UNICEF, the United Nations' agency that aids the world's needy children, truly had no words Tuesday.
'Worst days of our lives': The airstrikes keep coming in this Syrian suburb

'Worst days of our lives': The airstrikes keep coming in this Syrian suburb

More than 100 civilians have been killed in Syria's Eastern Ghouta in the past 24 hours, the largest single-day death toll in the rebel-held area in nearly three years, according to observers.
Opinion: The mom's story I could not forget

Opinion: The mom's story I could not forget

Some stories do not leave you. You cannot forget them long after you tell them. And you wonder, often, how they end.
'Tortured and held for ransom,' a child migrant's story

'Tortured and held for ransom,' a child migrant's story

Souleiman says he was just 17 when he embarked on the long journey through West Africa to Europe. Along the way, he says he was imprisoned and held for ransom.
Residents fear Turkish onslaught

Residents fear Turkish onslaught

Civilians caught in the middle of conflict: homes destroyed, hospitals bombed. Turkey's offensive in Afrin, Syria is now almost a month old. For the Yazidi minority, the ultimate fear is persecution.
Iran official: Tel Aviv would be 'razed to the ground' if Israel attacks

Iran official: Tel Aviv would be 'razed to the ground' if Israel attacks

Iran issued a strong warning to Israel on Monday in response to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's fiery speech at last weekend's Munich Security Conference.
Robert Levinson Fast Facts

Robert Levinson Fast Facts

Read CNN's Robert Levinson Fast Facts and learn more about the American who went missing in Iran in 2007.
Siberian city cold to Putin's re-election campaign

Siberian city cold to Putin's re-election campaign

Vladimir Putin looks set for another landslide victory in the upcoming Russian presidential election, but Novosibirsk isn't Putin country.
Mardi Gras Fast Facts

Mardi Gras Fast Facts

Read CNN's Fast Facts about Mardi Gras, a celebration held the day before the fasting season of Lent begins on Ash Wednesday.
Major Rail Accidents Fast Facts

Major Rail Accidents Fast Facts

Read CNN's Fast Facts on major rail accidents since 1900.