The principal of a high school, which lost 244 students and 10 teachers in the deadly Sewol ferry disaster in April, has been removed from his post, according to the local education office.
Ukraine's President on Wednesday announced that he will implement a unilateral cease-fire to ease the crisis in the restive eastern part of the country.
Thai officials reiterated that the government is not cracking down on Cambodian workers in the country, as tens of thousands pour out of the country.
Japan has passed a bill outlawing child pornography, but as CNN's Will Ripley reports there are loopholes.
Iraq's military claimed Wednesday to have driven back militants who stormed the country's main oil refinery in the town of Baiji, the latest front in the battle for control of swaths of Iraq.
A prominent Uyghur scholar labeled a separatist by Chinese authorities may have been tried in secret and may have received a heavy prison sentence, according to his lawyer.
Anderson Cooper explains why he is not rushing to document a nearby bomb blast in Baghdad.
Pakistan continued its crackdown on militants in North Waziristan for a sixth day Tuesday, killing more than 20 Taliban and other fighters with airstrikes, the Pakistani army said.
U.S. forces working with the FBI captured a key suspect in the 2012 attack on the American diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, a U.S. official told CNN Tuesday.
A Russian television reporter was killed Tuesday while covering the crisis in Ukraine, according to state-run media.
Use of the "Whisper" app amongst Iraqis has doubled as they voice their thoughts about the violence there.
Prominent Chinese-Australian artist Guo Jian has arrived in Sydney after being deported from China where he was held by police for 15 days following his comments on the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square military crackdown.
A woman with a mysterious smile is one of the most magnetic draws at the world's most popular museum.
Tossed in a truck, robbed. Dumped at a house. Held for ransom.
At least three people have been killed and 52 injured after Buddhist mobs rampaged through Muslim areas in southwest Sri Lanka, police say.
The lawyer for the first mate of the ill-fated Sewol ferry told an emotionally-charged court his client left the sinking ship because he thought the coast guard would be able to rescue the passengers.
ISIS is now being called the world's richest terrorist group. Randi Kaye reports on who is funding them.
CNN's Fred Pleitgen travels to Japiri, Brazil, home to the country's first public program to teach golf to poor kids.
As Islamic militants continue their murderous advance in Iraq, the Pentagon is moving more firepower and manpower into the region to prepare for whatever U.S. President Barack Obama orders.