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Ahead of Brazil World Cup, free English classes planned for prostitutes

SAO PAULO, Brazil (CNN) -- Taxi drivers and bellboys aren't the only ones going back to school to learn a little English ahead of the 2014 World Cup to be hosted in various cities across Brazil. In the Brazilian city of Belo Horizonte, prostitutes

70-year-old man marries 15-year-old in Saudi Arabia

(CNN) -- A 70-year-old man has married a 15-year-old girl in Saudi Arabia, human rights workers said Tuesday.

While visiting Israel, Sen. Paul calls for less U.S. foreign aid

(CNN) -- Republican Sen. Rand Paul is staying true to his message against sending millions in aid money overseas, even while visiting Israel, one of the largest beneficiaries of U.S.

Afghan president to visit White House

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- President Hamid Karzai of Afghanistan will meet with President Barack Obama at the White House on Friday, marking his second such meeting with Obama.

Back in office, House members get second chance

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Among the 84 House freshmen who unpacked new offices last week, a handful is intimately familiar with doing the opposite -- packing up and moving out of the Capitol. Nine members of the new class are former members of Congress

Illinois man killed by cyanide poisoning after striking it rich in lottery

(CNN) -- One day, Urooj Khan literally jumped for joy after scoring a $1 million winner on an Illinois lottery scratch ticket. The next month, he was dead.

Lawyer: Coach was set for big raise when she was forced to quit

(CNN) -- The woman who had a romantic relationship with the head coach of the Texas women's track team 10 years ago reported the affair to the university about the same time the head coach was negotiating a significant raise and contract wi

Gabrielle Giffords and Mark Kelly launch battle against gun lobby: No more 'fear'

(CNN) -- Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and her husband Mark Kelly have launched what they hope will mark a new era in the battle over gun rights in America.

Out -- but not in: Military club closes ranks to gay wife

(CNN) -- For 15 years, Ashley Broadway has devoted her life to the military and to her spouse, an Army lieutenant colonel.

Name of soldier killed by gunshot wound released

Fort Hood officials have released the name of a Soldier who died Jan. 4 at Scott and White Hospital in Temple, Texas from injuries suffered from a gunshot wound Jan. 3 in Killeen, Texas.