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World War II: 75th anniversary

September 1 marks the 75th anniversary of the start of World War II. In 1939, Germany invaded Poland. Denmark, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway and Belgium soon came under German control, and when France fell less than a year later, Britain was the only nation left in Western Europe to oppose Adolf Hitler's Third Reich. Click through for key photos from the war.

Great old buildings: Save or raze?

Ever since it appeared on the cover of Animals, Pink Floyd's 1977 album, Battersea Power Station in London has been famous around the world.

Welcome to Irish beach racing

The going is always soft and the only permanent building is a toilet block. It's the antithesis to the pomp and pageantry of Royal Ascot ... welcome to Laytown Racecourse.

Israel kills drone near Syrian border

Israel has shot down an unmanned aerial vehicle that entered Israeli airspace near the Syrian border on Sunday, the Israel Defense Forces confirmed.

Remembering the Beslan massacre

CNN's Nick Paton Walsh visits Beslan, Russia, where 10 years ago Chechen militants stormed a back-to-school assembly.

The man who hunted bin Laden

On Thursday in Tampa, U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel presided over a change of command ceremony during which Adm. William "Bill" McRaven handed over the reins of Special Operations Command to his successor, Gen. Joseph Votel.

London's Muslims fear witch hunt

As Britain announces a new anti-terror response, CNN's Karl Penhaul meets some Muslims who fear a modern day witch-hunt.

Ukraine accuses Russia of attacking airfield

A Russian army tank attacked airfields in eastern Ukraine on Monday, Ukrainian military officials said, amid worsening tensions between Kiev and Moscow.

What's on ISIS 'laptop of doom'?

A reporter who has viewed the contents of an ISIS laptop says it contains a manual for a bio-attack, propaganda & more.

3 Americans held in North Korea speak

Three Americans -- Kenneth Bae, Matthew Todd Miller and Jeffrey Edward Fowle -- detained in North Korea spoke out about their conditions today in an exclusive interview with CNN's Will Ripley.

Paradise with a conscience?

A resort on remote Sumba has one of the world's best surf breaks, but that's only the start of the superlatives.

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