An Air Algerie flight, with 116 people on board, has dropped off the radar, prompting a search for the missing plane.
A CNN freelance journalist was abducted in Ukraine and detained by rebel forces. Ivan Watson reports.
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A Ukrainian journalist working as a fixer for CNN remains in detention two days after he was abducted by pro-Russian separatists.
In the third week of a bruising conflict between Israel and Hamas, there were some positive signs as the intensity of the fighting seemed to dip a little even as diplomatic efforts ramped up.
A beautiful collection of photographs pays tribute to the people of Khartoum.
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.