Eleven workers were rescued in South Africa after becoming trapped inside an illegal gold mine near Johannesburg.
Uganda's president Saturday vowed to sign sweeping anti-gay legislation, citing what he said were scientific, not political, considerations for a controversial measure in a country that already criminalizes homosexuality.
Eleven "terrorists" were killed -- eight by police, and three by their own suicide bomb -- in a terrorist attack Friday in northwest China's restive Xinjiang region, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported.
Young Venezuelans unhappy with the ravaged economy, shortages and rising crime clashed again Friday with security forces who fired tear gas and water cannons.
CNN gets access to the last photos of Oscar Pistorius and his girlfriend before her tragic death. Robyn Curnow reports.
Pope Francis breaks protocol and celebrates Valentine's Day at the Vatican with young engaged couples.
An online game of "drink and dare" called "Neknominate" is fueling a deadly, worldwide craze. CNN's Isa Soares reports.
The photos of Oscar Pistorius and girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp appear to show a young couple in love.
A day after political violence in Venezuela left three dead on the streets of Caracas, authorities issued an arrest warrant for an opposition leader on charges including conspiracy and murder in connection with the clashes, an official with Venezuela's justice ministry said Thursday.
In stark contrast to the bellicose gesturing that has haunted relations in the recent past, North and South Korea took conciliatory steps in each other's direction Friday.
The European Union committed Friday to sending 500 troops to the tumultuous Central African Republic -- a number that the coalition is "looking" to double, according to its foreign policy chief.
Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta resigned Friday after less than a year in office, according to a statement released by the Italian presidential palace.
Christiane Amanpour speaks to UK Foreign Secretary William Hague about violence in Sryia and the possibility of peace.
A volcanic eruption in Indonesia has killed at least three people and forced tens of thousands to flee.
Valentine's Day is becoming increasingly more popular in Iran, a country that once denounced it.
Caroline Kennedy tours Okinawa and presents the governor with a family keepsake. CNN's Vladimir Duthiers reports.
The Syrian rebels want a new government. The current Syrian government says first you have to stop the terrorists, meaning the rebels. The international community wants it all to happen simultaneously.
A car bomb explosion near the airport in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, killed two people and wounded four more Thursday, police Capt. Mohamed Hussein said.
In a country where 20% of people live on less than a dollar a day, Richard Grinnell is doing his level best to help the impoverished people of Guatemala.