Families of Chinese passengers on board missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 have engaged in a rare late-night act of civil disobedience in this tightly-controlled city.
Flooding caused by heavy rains killed at least 102 people in three provinces of northern Afghanistan, disaster officials said Friday.
An incident with an unruly passenger aboard a Virgin Australia plane on its way to Indonesia triggered reports of a hijacking Friday.
Workers have walked off the job at one of the world's largest shoe factories, leading apparel maker Adidas to temporarily shift its production.
Can a photo competition change the world? Probably not, but when paired with the brainpower of IBM and the problem-solving capabilities of the world's most advanced artificially intelligent computer systems, it might just stand a chance.
The Bluefin-21's initial search is nearing its end. As the underwater sonar device plunged into the Indian Ocean for its 13th mission Friday, authorities are focusing on what they will do if it comes up empty.
President Obama arrived in Seoul, South Korea, Friday to news that North Korea may be counting down to a nuclear weapons test.
Meth use by children as young as 9 is a new challenge for Mexican authorities. CNN's Rafael Romo reports.
Forensic experts say cell phones could solve one of the biggest aviation mysteries in history. Ted Rowlands reports.
Though the days of the USSR are gone, Russia remains an economic and military superpower. Here's what you need to know.
A landmine explosion triggered by Maoist rebels killed five police officers in eastern India on Thursday, authorities said.
In the time it takes you to skim this piece, you could travel 95 stories into the clouds on the world's new fastest elevator.
Forget going door-to-door, Gaurav Sharma, 31, campaigns from window-to-window. He's an independent candidate running for a seat in India's general election from South Mumbai.
Dutch fighter jets scrambled Wednesday to intercept a pair of Russian military aircraft that entered their airspace, a fairly routine action that comes amid heightened tensions between Russia and NATO, a Dutch official said.
Brazil has stepped up efforts to secure its notorious slums ahead of the World Cup. CNN's Shasta Darlington reports.
An elderly man in the Czech Republic escaped with minor injuries after being hit by a speeding train.
The room exploded in cheers when it was announced that the Denza electric car would sell for RMB 369,000 ($59,100), at the Beijing Auto Show earlier this week.
Pakistan's military launched a series of airstrikes Thursday against suspected militant hideouts, killing at least 16 people in the northern tribal area, the military said.
The United States stands by its security agreement with Japan in its dispute with China over a group of islands, President Barack Obama said Thursday.
Gunmen opened fire on a Ukrainian military unit in the Donetsk region overnight, Ukraine's Defense Ministry said Thursday.