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3-year-old killed in suspected hit

"In all my years investigating organized crime murders, none has been as horrific as this one," lead prosecutor Franco Giacomantonio says of the killing of Nicola "Coco" Campolongo.

Sochi worker tells of brutal rape

CNN's Nic Robertson speaks to one man who says he was beaten and raped after complaining about poor working conditions

Amanda Knox retrial verdict: Six things to know

U.S. student Amanda Knox and her former Italian boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito are waiting -- once again -- for a verdict from an Italian court in the murder case of British student Meredith Kercher.

Even 'office cat' knew about U.K. hacking: Ex-journalist

Even "the office cat" knew about phone hacking at News of the World, a former journalist at the tabloid insisted in court Wednesday, testifying that his phone hacking skills were the main reason former Editor Andy Coulson hired him.

China expels New York Times reporter

Reporting in China is becoming increasingly difficult and many wonder if it's worth the effort. Kristie Lu Stout reports.

Ukraine debates amnesty for protesters

Ukraine's lawmakers are meeting again Wednesday in a special session of Parliament to debate a possible amnesty for protesters arrested during weeks of demonstrations.

Snowboard 'addict' cheats death

Only in the extreme world of big-mountain snowboarding could someone cheat death in an avalanche and realize it had reaffirmed their love of the powder. "Blood was coming out of every hole in my body and I was completely unconscious," says French daredevil Xavier de Le Rue.