When a team of Indian surgeons opened up the stomach of a patient complaining of abdominal pain, they had no idea they'd extract a fortune.
As the crisis in Ukraine shows no signs of easing, Vice President Joe Biden is in Kiev on Tuesday in a show of U.S. support for the embattled interim government.
Looking to turn a few degrees in his long-awaited "pivot to Asia," President Barack Obama embarks on Tuesday on a four-country tour of the region in the hopes of convincing Pacific allies the United States remains focused on them.
White House officials say they believe chemical weapons were used again by the Syrian regime. CNN's Elise Labott reports.
North Korea has stepped up activity at its main nuclear test site, possibly preparing to carry out a fourth underground blast, South Korea said Tuesday.
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged Syria against holding presidential elections on June 3
They are the world's largest primates and yet the constant threat of illegal poaching, deforestation and now human diseases mean that soon the world's mountain gorillas could be completely wiped out. Meet the woman trying to fix the situation before it's too late.
"Mr. Ambassador, as time goes on we know that the odds of my son and the other relatives on the plane having survived becomes smaller and smaller," said a grey-haired man named Wen.
Powerboats zipped across the sea off the South Korean coast Tuesday, ferrying divers to the area where the ferry Sewol sank last week with hundreds of people on board.
The U.S. military prepares to end its combat mission in Afghanistan, as CNN's Anna Coren reports.
Dunja Mijatovic of the OSCE describes to Amanpour what she saw on a fact-finding mission to Ukraine.
Yemeni officials say three operatives were among those killed in a drone attack. CNN's Barbara Starr reports.
Pope Francis celebrates Mass at the Vatican on this Easter Sunday. CNN's Delia Gallagher reports.
During a visit to a zoo, young Prince George came met a bilby that shares his name. CNN's Max Foster reports.
Web extra: More from Richard Stengel, U.S. Undersecretary of State for Public Diplomacy.
Win Tin, a founding member of Myanmar's National League for Democracy who was jailed for 19 years for political activism, has died at Yangon Hospital. He was 85.
Officials say that seven more school girls have escaped from Islamic militants after a mass kidnapping.
Investigators say they have nearly covered the current search area for MH370. CNN's Erin McLaughlin reports.
A Somali lawmaker was killed and another was injured when a bomb hidden in their car exploded while they were headed to a conference on security, officials said.