CNN's Shasta Darlington reports on protests surrounding the upcoming World Cup in Brazil.
At least eight people were killed and 10 others wounded when a car bomb exploded Friday outside a mosque in the northern Syria city of Binnish, according to the opposition Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
Meriam Yehya Ibrahim faces a death sentence in Sudan for apostasy -- the crime of converting from Islam.
With barely a month until the World Cup opens in Brazil, violent protests and strikes are breaking out across the country by groups angry about the changes the sporting event has brought -- and what it hasn't.
When Hong Kong announced the start of the world's largest ivory destruction project, one would expect a massive pyre, with flames engulfing the tusks.
A second case of the potentially deadly MERS virus has been identified in the Netherlands, a spokeswoman for the country's National Public Health Institute told CNN. It comes one day after authorities confirmed the first case.
A Russian space rocket launch went sour Friday, destroying the booster and its payload, Russian state media said.
In some cities around the world there's no such thing as a cheap date.
Narendra Modi, the leader of the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party, claimed victory in elections Friday, bringing to power a man whose controversial past at one point led the United States to deny him a visa.
At Tokyo's Moomin Cafe, lone diners are seated with a stuffed animal for company
CNN has discovered multiple instances of plagiarism by Marie-Louise Gumuchian, a former CNN news editor. She wrote frequently about international news, writing and reporting about Africa, Europe, and the Middle East from our London bureau.
A new U.N. report shows an "alarming deterioration" of human rights in eastern Ukraine, the U.N. high commissioner for human rights, Navi Pillay, said Friday.
Several explosions have been reported at a market in the center of Nairobi, the Kenyan Interior Ministry said Friday.
Fighting broke out Friday in parts of the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi, residents there told CNN, as Libyan media reported an apparent military operation targeting militants.
Turkish Foreign Minister Davutoglu responds to an image of Prime Minister Erdogan's aide kicking a protester.
After a decade in power, India's ruling Congress party conceded that it is headed to defeat as vote counting in the world's largest election was underway.
Three days after an explosion and fire tore through a mine in western Turkey, 18 miners are feared still to be trapped below ground, Energy Minister Taner Yildiz said Friday.
Propaganda war in Yemen intensifies with shocking video of terrorist brutality released by al Qaeda affiliate, AQAP.
CNN's Tom Foreman reports on the results of the Anti-Defamation League's worldwide survey about anti-Semitism.