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Security flaw found in Wi-Fi

Kristie Lu Stout asks reporter Alex Hern how a newly discovered Wi-Fi vulnerability can affect you -- and what you can do about it.
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ICAN wins Nobel Peace Prize

The head of anti-nuclear group ICAN, Beatrice Fihn, tells Kristie Lu Stout how winning the Nobel Peace Prize will energize their work
TOPSHOT - This August 30, 2017 photo shows Rohingya refugees reaching for food aid at Kutupalong refugee camp in Ukhiya near the Bangladesh-Myanmar border.
The International Organization for Migration said August 30 that at least 18,500 Rohingya had crossed into Bangladesh since fighting erupted in Myanmar's neighbouring Rakhine state six days earlier.
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Rohingya Muslims flee deadly violence

Kristie Lu Stout speaks with U.N. Special Rapporteur on Myanmar Yanghee Lee about the conflict in Rakhine State and the desperate plight of the Rohingya
US President Donald Trump speaks to the press on August 11, 2017, at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster,New Jersey. / AFP PHOTO / JIM WATSON        (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

China's Xi urges US restraint on N. Korea

CNN's Kristie Lu Stout speaks with John Delury, an associate professor at Yonsei University Graduate School of International Studies, about the Chinese government's reaction to US President Donald Trump's rhetoric on North Korea.
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Tracking North Korea's missile tests

CNN's Kristie Lu Stout speaks to Dr. Jeffrey Lewis from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies about how experts around the globe have coordinated to confirm details of North Korean missile tests.
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Philippines pivots to China

Kristie Lu Stout asks Philippine finance secretary Carlos Dominguez whether his country is putting trade over territorial disputes with China
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Diplomat accused of abuse

Kristie Lu Stout speaks with Phil Robertson from Human Rights Watch about a case of trafficking by a diplomat in the U.S.
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HRW slams Trump for Duterte invite

Ivan Watson speaks with Phil Robertson from Human Rights Watch about Donald Trump's controversial move to invite the Philippine leader to the White House
Baggio Leung (L) and Yau Wai-ching (R) of the Youngspirations organisation march during a protest in Hong Kong on November 6, 2016.
Hong Kong police used pepper spray November 6 to drive back hundreds of protesters angry at China's decision to intervene in a row over whether two pro-independence lawmakers should be barred from the city's legislature. In chaotic scenes reminiscent of mass pro-democracy protests in 2014, demonstrators charged metal fences set up by police outside China's liaison office in the semi-autonomous city. / AFP / ISAAC LAWRENCE        (Photo credit should read ISAAC LAWRENCE/AFP/Getty Images)

Banned HK lawmakers speak to CNN

Sixtus Leung and Yau Wai-ching speak to Kristie Lu Stout after a court upheld a ruling from Beijing barring them from taking office
The 1 Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) logo is seen on a billboard at the funds flagship Tun Razak Exchange under-development site in Kuala Lumpur on July 8, 2015. A government task force investigating a Malaysian state-owned investment fund seized documents from its offices on July 8 after a probe allegedly found hundreds of millions of dollars in the prime minister's personal bank accounts. AFP PHOTO / MANAN VATSYAYANA

Uncovering Malaysia's 1MDB scandal

Kristie Lu Stout speaks to the Wall Street Journal's Bradley Hope, one of the reporters who covered what's being called "Malaysia's Watergate"
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New study says global slavery up 30%

Kristie Lu Stout breaks down the 2016 Global Slavery Index with Matthew Friedman of the Mekong Club, a non-profit organization that fights slavery
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Prince fans party to remember star

Frank Pallotta tells Kristie Lu Stout what it was like to join fans at a block party for Prince in Brooklyn on the day the legendary musician died
Aedes aegypti mosquitos are seen in containers at a lab of the Institute of Biomedical Sciences of the Sao Paulo University, on January 8, 2016 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Researchers at the Pasteur Institute in Dakar, Senegal are in Brazil to train local researchers to combat the Zika virus epidemic. / AFP / NELSON ALMEIDA        (Photo credit should read NELSON ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images)

The dangers posed by the Zika virus

Microcephaly, Guillain-Barré Syndrome, and the Zika Forest: Kristie Lu Stout talks to microbiologist Peter Piot about the mysteries of the Zika virus
David Bowie launches his United States leg of his worldwide tour called "A Reality Tour," at Madison Square Garden in New York in 2003.

Remembering David Bowie

Music promoter John Giddings shares his memories of David Bowie and one of his final live performances with Kristie Lu Stout
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Google's big shakeup

Kristie Lu Stout and Christine Romans discuss Google's new parent company, Alphabet
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Asia's abused maids

CNN's Kristie Lu Stout reports on a new photo exhibition that shines the spotlight on the abuse of domestic workers.
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Taylor Swift forces Apple to pay up

Nicholas Thompson tells Kristie Lu Stout how Taylor Swift managed to get the world's most valuable company to pay artists during Apple Music's free trial
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U.S. security breach larger than estimated

How did Chinese-backed hackers allegedly break into the U.S. government's records? CNN's Kristie Lu Stout explains it all may have started with a hacking technique known as spear-phishing.
Armed Yemeni militiamen loyal to President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi, also known as the Popular Resistance Committees, sit on tanks, one flying the separatist Southern Movement flag, outside the Yemeni special forces command base in the southern city of Aden on March 19, 2015.

What's the endgame in Yemen?

Author Gregory Johnsen says it looks like Saudi Arabia is trying to bomb the Houthis back to the negotiating table
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Obama returns to Myanmar

Kristie Lu Stout speaks to the Founder and Editor of Irrawaddy magazine about the plight of the Rohingya minority.
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What is al-Nusra Front?

Kristie Lu Stout explains why the group may have been hit on Tuesday, and how that could hurt the battle against ISIS


    In The News


  • In this Sept. 8, 2017, photo, a Rohingya woman breaks down after a fight erupted during food distribution by local volunteers at Kutupalong, Bangladesh, Friday, Sept. 8, 2017. The massive refugee camp in Kutupalong was set up in the early 90s to accommodate the first waves of Rohingya Muslim refugees who started escaping convulsions of violence and persecution in Myanmar. Don't expect the United States to step in and resolve what is increasingly being describing as an ethnic cleansing campaign against Myanmar's downtrodden Rohingya Muslims. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

    Getting aid to the Rohingya

    The UNHCR's George Okoth-Obbo speaks with Kristie Lu Stout about the reality facing tens of thousands of Rohingya fleeing violence in Myanmar