Turkey has made the "administrative decision" to block access to YouTube, the semiofficial news agency Anadolu reported Thursday.
A Qatari judge sentenced California couple Grace and Matthew Huang to three years in prison after they were found guilty in the death of their 8-year-old adopted daughter.
Christiane Amanpour has the story of some incredible point-of-view footage from a Syrian tank.
Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko declared her intention to run for the Ukrainian presidency during a news conference in Kiev Thursday.
A day after North Korea test-fired two missiles, South Korea captured a fishing boat from the North that had crossed into South Korean waters, officials say.
Private schools that employ humanistic pedagogy for young children are becoming popular in China. A look at the factors behind the boom and potential pitfalls.
Another satellite has captured images of objects floating in the southern Indian Ocean.
Just when you thought this divorce couldn't get any messier.
Over the past few days, the families of the 154 Chinese passengers who were aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 have been oscillating between grief and visceral anger as the search for the plane carrying their loved ones continues.
The former Malaysia Airlines CEO, Aziz Abdul Rahman, defends the pilots of Flight 370. CNN's Jim Clancy reports.
President Barack Obama and Pope Francis meet for the first time at Vatican City.
Virtual "killing sprees" in Iran and Iraq led to a spike in the number of executions globally last year, according to Amnesty International, at odds with a steady decline in the use of the death penalty around the world over the last two decades.
India is to be certified polio-free by the World Health Organization after going three years without an endemic case of polio. The eradication of polio in India is heralded as one of the biggest achievements in global health efforts.
CNN's Martin Savidge details, from the flight simulator, why Flight 370 may have sent a "partial ping."
Beijing, China: Jack's elder sister was returning from a holiday. Her connecting flight was through Kuala Lumpur on MH370. After news of the missing flight, Jack took leave from his job to come to Beijing in search of answers.
Egyptian army chief Abdel Fattah El-Sisi met military leaders on Wednesday to tell them he was resigning -- the first step toward running for the presidency, the state-run Al-Ahram newspaper reported.
Just weeks after killing a healthy giraffe, the Copenhagen Zoo defends killing four lions. CNN's Erin McLaughlin reports.
CNN's Delia Gallagher explains the significance of the removal of a German bishop from his post.
Pakistani government representatives are to hold peace talks Wednesday with the Taliban in the tribal region of North Waziristan in the first direct contact between the two sides.
New satellite images provided by a French defense firm show 122 objects floating in the southern Indian Ocean, not far from other satellite sightings that could be related to missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, the Malaysian transport minister said Wednesday.