A Canadian boy's lemonade stand and social media campaign raises $24,000 for friend's surgery in the U.S.
The distraught mother of a 13-year-old girl raped and thrown from a sleeper train en route to Bangkok has told of her daughter's dreams for the future, amid angry calls for a mandatory death penalty for child rapists.
More than 50 unidentified bodies were found in the predominantly Shiite town of Alexandria on Wednesday, Iraqi security officials said.
The double-digit lead presidential candidate Joko "Jokowi" Widodo enjoyed in the polls earlier this year has been whittled down to a virtual dead heat.
North Korea fired two short-range missiles off the east coast of the Korean Peninsula early Wednesday, a South Korean Defense Ministry official said.
Militants with the Islamist group al-Shabaab stormed Somalia's presidential palace in Mogadishu on Tuesday, firing their way onto the grounds after a car bomb blasted the gate, authorities said.
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni says sectarian and chauvinistic cultural leaders are behind weekend attacks by people, armed mainly with machetes and spears, who killed security personnel and civilians in the western part of the country.
A drop of bodily fluid can infect a person with Ebola. ITN's Dan Rivers takes you inside a deadly Ebola clinic in Guinea.
After three years of seesaw battles with the regime, Syrian rebels now face another daunting challenge: fending off radical Sunni militants who are taking over swaths of the country.
The Australian government has admitted it has 153 people, including children, in custody at sea while it fights a High Court challenge to any plans to send them back to Sri Lanka.
Typhoon Neoguri lashed the Japanese island of Okinawa with strong winds and heavy rain Tuesday, knocking out power to thousands and causing a handful of injuries, according to emergency officials.
Imagine a bird that couldn't fit in your living room because its wings were too big.
This is what happens when you ask a super-car designer to create a super swanky train.
The Israeli military's Operation Protective Edge against Hamas in Gaza went into a "substantial phase" overnight, an official said Tuesday.
CNN's Arwa Damon takes a look at how women are being recruited and trained to fortify the defense of Baghdad.
Each year Pamplona's dangerous tradition, 'Running of the Bulls' attract thousands of participants from across the globe.
A group of locals looked on warily as we filmed our piece inside a congested, riverside Delhi neighborhood.
An attack in eastern Afghanistan killed four NATO service members and 12 others Tuesday.
Bahrain has ordered the expulsion of a U.S. diplomat for meddling in the country's internal matters, the kingdom's foreign affairs ministry said.