It was a late goal but it was enough to give Germany a 1-0 win over Argentina in the World Cup final in Rio.
Tired of sun-bleached, postcard-ready surf spots? There are different ways to carve waves.
Israeli forces dropped leaflets in Gaza to warn residents to move away from Hamas sites immediately to avoid airstrikes. The death toll from Israeli strikes in Gaza has topped 160, about 70% of who were civilians.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry landed in Austria on Sunday for talks with six world powers and Iran on Tehran's nuclear program.
At least 26 women and three men were killed when militants stormed several apartments in the Zayona residential complexes in eastern Baghdad, security officials told CNN on Saturday.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will hold additional talks in Afghanistan on Saturday, as he seeks to broker a deal leading to a peaceful transition of power following the country's contested presidential runoff election.
Opinion: Israel's missile defense system is more than a military asset. It counters political risk.
A 6.8-magnitude earthquake early Saturday struck offshore not far from Fukushima, Japan -- the epicenter of a nuclear crisis following a massive 2011 earthquake and tsunami -- the Japan Meteorological Agency reported.
Dinosaur skeletons illegally smuggled in to the United States have been turned over to the Mongolian government in a repatriation ceremony Thursday.
A television commercial that prompted complaints for its portrayal of a white woman feeding a young black boy like a dog will not be formally investigated, South Africa's advertising watchdog has ruled.
Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari, a Kurdish member of Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki's government, has been replaced, according to two senior Iraqi government officials.
How often have you been on vacation and barely left your resort? It's all too easy to stick to the tourist trail when you have little time available and are in unfamiliar surroundings.
At least 19 Ukrainian troops were killed and 55 other people were injured in a missile attack by pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine, a Ukrainian military spokesman said Friday.
A fireball seen in Australia's night sky was actually space debris from Russia's Soyuz rocket, astronomers say.
More than any single soccer player, the fans have taken center stage during the World Cup.
CNN's Kyung Lah reports on a Guatemalan mother who makes the journey to the U.S. to save her son's life.
Staffan de Mistura -- who has been the United Nations' top emissary in Iraq, Afghanistan and other once-volatile locales -- is moving on to Syria, in the hope of turning the tide after years of war there.
A fireball the size of a small truck, which shot through the sky over Australia Thursday night, was space junk from Russia's Soyuz rocket, astronomers said.
Four journalists and an executive from a Myanmar magazine have been sentenced to 10 years of hard labor on charges of violating state secrets by claiming the military was making chemical weapons.