A Syrian army helicopter dropped barrel bombs on a vegetable market in Aleppo on Thursday, killing 24 people, opposition activists said.
A South Korean lawmaker said Thursday that renovations last year expanded the top floor of the Sewol, the ferry that sank last week, to make room for 117 more passengers.
At least three American hospital workers in Afghanistan were killed Thursday by an officer guarding the hospital, Kabul police said.
Malaysia has sent its preliminary report on the disappearance of Flight 370, but haven't released it publicly.
Veteran BASE jumpers Vince Reffet and Fred Fugen break a world record by BASE jumping off the world's tallest building.
First U.S. troops land in Poland as a show of force against Russia, CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.
At least four people, including two police officers, were killed when a car exploded outside a police station in the Nairobi suburb of Pangani, Kenya's Ministry of Interior said Wednesday on its Twitter account.
Rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah announced Wednesday they've agreed to reconcile -- a development that could see the Palestinian territories under a unified leadership for the first time in years.
State media has released never before seen baby pictures of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Take a look.
Mount Everest avalanche survivor Jon Reiter tells CNN what the avalanche was like, his heroic sherpa and more.
Detectives investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann in Portugal are looking at six more cases where a male intruder broke into holiday villas where children were staying, police said Wednesday.
President Barack Obama arrived in Japan on Wednesday for the first part of his Asia trip that started with reassuring Tokyo of U.S. support in its bitter territorial dispute with China.
Divers searching the sunken South Korean ferry have found no air pockets inside the ship. CNN's Nic Robertson reports.
Australian officials say an "object of interest" in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane has been found, but Malaysia authorities said it was too early to tell if it is a real lead.
Pro-Russian militants in four key cities will be targeted as authorities seek to regain control of Ukraine's restive east, Ukraine's Deputy Prime Minister Vitaliy Yarema said Wednesday.
Haiti is in desperate need of clean water, and without it, it faces a new cholera outbreak.
An Egyptian military official died Wednesday when a bomb attached to his car exploded, state-run EgyNews reported.
Officials are investigating whether al Qaeda's chief bomb maker, Ibrahim al-Asiri, was killed in an attack in Yemen. "
Protesters burned barricades and police blocked streets as clashes flared in Rio de Janeiro's beachside neighborhood of Copacabana on Tuesday night.
DNA tests are being conducted on those killed in a massive anti-terror operation in Yemen to determine if a high-profile al Qaeda bomb maker, Ibrahim al-Asiri, is among the dead, Yemeni officials said Tuesday.