More than 50 people were killed in "terrorist" mortar and car bomb attacks in the Syrian cities of Damascus and Homs on Tuesday, state-run Syrian Arab News Agency reported.
Chinese Internet users are expressing anger amid claims of as many as 100 stray dogs being buried alive in the Inner Mongolia region of northern China.
With its expansive steel skin, tall parasol-shaped concrete pillars, and huge vestigial coal hoppers, the 33,000-square-meter Long Museum West Bund makes a grand impression in a former industrial site beside Shanghai's Huangpu River.
CNN's Reza Sayah reports from Cairo where a court has recommended execution for 683 Muslim Brotherhood supporters.
Water. A vital nutrient, yet one that is inaccessible to many worldwide.
Get dialing for your reservation now: Noma in Copenhagen has been named the world's best restaurant at a ceremony revealing the planet's top 50 dining venues.
It sounds like standard radio chatter between an airplane and ground control, mostly repeating the identifying number of the flight.
As Iraqi police and troops cast ballots early in the country's first parliamentary elections since the 2011 withdrawal of U.S. forces, 32 people were killed in attacks across the country on Monday.
The web of blame in the South Korean ferry sinking is getting wider, and now the country's president is accepting some of the heat.
Italian climber Claudio Tessarolo has been at Mount Everest base camp for the last 10 days, waiting to find out if his attempt to summit the world's highest peak can go ahead.
North Korea conducted a live-fire drill Tuesday near its disputed western sea border with the South, immediately inviting a stern rebuke from its neighbor.
A new round of U.S. moves against Russia includes sanctions on two members of President Vladimir Putin's "inner circle" and steps to keep Moscow from getting technology helpful to its military, the White House has announced.
Celebrity publicist Max Clifford was found guilty at a London court Monday of a series of indecent assaults on teenage girls, according to British police.
The remains of a Saudi national killed in airstrikes in Yemen earlier this month are not those of a wanted al Qaeda bomb-maker, according to multiple sources in Saudi Arabia who were briefed on the matter.
CNN's Reza Sayah speaks to a teenager who claims he's one of hundreds being illegally detained and tortured in Egypt.
CNN's Miguel Marquez reports on the rising costs for expanding the search area for the missing Malaysian plane.
Barcelona soccer star Danny Alves has banana thrown at him during game. He bit back.
CNN's Sumnima Udas reports on a teenager who has been using Twitter to reach out to her father who was on Flight 370.
The mayor of the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv is having emergency surgery after being shot in the back, city officials and police said Monday, amid continuing unrest in the region.
An Egyptian court has recommended the death penalty for the leader of the now-banned Muslim Brotherhood and 682 supporters, state television said Monday.