Events in Iraq and Syria have alarmed U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder.
The people of the Netherlands pay their respects as the remains of the victims of Malaysia Flight 17 arrive.
A top rebel commander in an interview with Reuters, admitted that Russian separatists did have a BUK missile system.
At least 48 people were killed and 10 injured when a twin-engine turboprop plane crashed while attempting to land in Penghu Islands, according to Taiwan's Civil Aeronautics Administration.
Mariam Yehya Ibrahim, the Sudanese Christian woman sentenced to death in Sudan because of her faith, arrived in Rome on Thursday, the Italian Foreign Ministry said.
Nearly five dozen inmates were killed when militants attacked a convoy of Iraqi security forces who were transferring them from one prison to another, police said Thursday.
An Air Algerie flight with 116 people on board has dropped off radar, prompting a search for the missing plane, the airline's operator said Thursday.
Norway says it thinks Islamist terror could strike the country within a few days but does not know what the plot is, the country announced Thursday.
Researchers are creating robots that are building blocks for furniture that moves and assembles itself.
A doctor who has played a key role in fighting the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone is infected with the disease, according to that country's Ministry of Health.
From Maastricht to Melbourne, these itineraries make bookish travelers look stylish.
Ukrainian residents who saw bodies falling from the sky describe the horrors of that day. CNN's Phil Black reports.
Joko Widodo won Indonesia's hard-fought presidential race. CNN's Anna Coren reports.
There is a new man tasked with fulfilling Brazil's World Cup destiny.
CNN's Chris Cuomo discusses the Russian response to the MH17 crash with Russia Today host Peter Lavelle.
Watch groovin' grandpa dance his way into hearts. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports he tosses his canes with disdain.
Typhoon Matmo brought heavy rain and high winds as it slammed into Taiwan. The island also faces the threat of landslides.
As many as 45 people are feared dead after a TransAsia Airways passenger plane crashed on one of Taiwan's Penghu islands Wednesday, Taiwan's Central News Agency reported.
Washington's top diplomat landed in Israel on Wednesday on an urgent mission from his boss -- to push for an "immediate cessation of hostilities."
The UK has announced that they will investigate the 2006 death of ex-KGB spy Alexander Litvinenko. Max Foster reports.