Hundreds of protestors took to the streets in Vietnam Sunday as territorial disputes escalated tensions between the communist state and its neighbor China.
Newly-released video from Boko Haram allegedly shows kidnapped Nigerian girls in hijabs.
Nearly 90% of voters in the Donetsk region voted in favor of independence from Ukraine and 10% voted against it, an election official said.
Militants stormed a government building in an eastern Afghan city and fired rockets near Kabul's main airport on Monday as the Taliban began their annual spring offensive.
North Korea has slammed a South Korean investigation that found that Pyongyang had flown small drones over the border to take photos of strategic sites.
Thomas Neuwirth, better known as the drag persona Conchita Wurst, was the winner after performing "Rise Like A Phoenix."
A CNN crew observes some people voting twice at one polling station in Donetsk, Ukraine. Atika Shubert reports.
CNN's Nima Elbagir talks to one of the schoolgirls who managed to escape the Islamic militant group.
Two al Qaeda gunmen tried to kidnap two U.S. Embassy employees in Yemen last month but were shot and killed by one of the Americans, a Yemeni government official told CNN Saturday.
Pro-Russian activists are calling residents in eastern Ukraine to the polls Sunday for a snap referendum on declaring independence from Kiev.
Pro-Russian activists in eastern Ukraine insisted Saturday that a controversial referendum on greater autonomy will go ahead -- despite calls from Kiev and Moscow not to hold the vote amid soaring tensions.
South Sudan's President has reached a cease-fire deal with a rebel leader following five months of violence in the world's youngest nation.
First lady Michelle Obama on Saturday condemned the "unconscionable" kidnapping of more than 200 Nigerian school girls, saying the action was taken by "a terrorist group determined to keep these girls from getting an education."
Thousands of protesters surrounded Bangkok's Government House on Friday seeking the removal of Thailand's embattled caretaker government amid soaring political tensions following the ouster of former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.
The Venezuelan government detained 243 protesters in a swift, predawn operation targeting four campsites set up at public squares around Caracas, the capital.
Officials have launched a string of initiatives to tackle Brazil's crack epidemic but critics say they often seem more concerned with cleaning up the streets before the World Cup than addressing the causes of addiction or providing solutions for users themselves.
Father Georges Vandenbeusch served as a priest and was once held hostage by Boko Haram. Erin Burnett tells his story.
CNN's Isha Sesay recounts the agonizing conversation between an abducted Nigerian girl and her father.
Iraq has launched a large-scale military operation to regain control of the city of Falluja, held by anti-government fighters since December, the Defense Ministry said Friday.