A suicide car bomb attack killed at least nine people and injured 16 others at an army recruitment center in central Baghdad Thursday, local police officials said.
An inquest jury considering the death of Mark Duggan, whose shooting by police sparked widespread riots in England two years ago, said Wednesday he was lawfully killed.
Former NBA player Dennis Rodman sings Happy Birthday to North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un after yesterday's meltdown.
Nine people were killed in a fire on a train in western India early Wednesday, railway authorities said.
Clashes continued to rage on the sixth day of what appears to be a coordinated offensive by Syrian rebels to push a hard-line al Qaeda militia out of northern Syria.
Lord Voldemort, the arch-villain in the Harry Potter series of books and films, has played an unlikely cameo in a diplomatic feud between China and Japan.
The trial of former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy has been postponed until February 1, according to multiple state-owned media outlets.
A 29-year-old soap star and former Miss Venezuela was shot and killed during a robbery. CNN's Rafael Romo reports.
The 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be played in the European winter, FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke has told a French radio station.
Monica Spear and her ex-husband were driving in Venezuela's Carabobo state when their car broke down, officials said. Armed robbers opened fire, killing both of them.
Eccentric basketball star Dennis Rodman's bizarre outburst about an American citizen jailed in North Korea has drawn widespread criticism, including from the prisoner's family.
Former NBA star Yao Ming is leading a full court press on the illegal ivory trade in China. CNN's Ivan Watson has more.
Giant waves sent spectators scurrying in Porto, Portugal. CNN's Ivan Cabrera has more.
Environmental activists have declared an early success at the start of their annual high seas showdown with Japanese whalers in Antarctic waters.
Four U.S. Air Force personnel died after a military helicopter crashed Tuesday evening near Cley, on the North Sea coast of England, authorities said.
Forget war and divisive sectarian tensions, the city of Erbil in northern Iraq is experiencing a luxury property boom ensuring the city lives up to its reputation as the Switzerland of the Middle East.
A French prosecutor investigating a ski accident in which former world champion racing driver Michael Schumacher was seriously injured said Wednesday that speed was not an important factor.
A Chinese ship arrived to pick up chemical weapons materials out from Syria Tuesday, China's state-run Xinhua news agency reported Wednesday.
The international effort to dismantle Syria's chemical weapons program hit a milestone Tuesday when a first batch of important chemical material was loaded onto a ship for permanent removal from the country, the group overseeing the work said.
An American imprisoned in the United Arab Emirates after posting a video that parodied Dubai teens will be released this week, a family spokeswoman said Tuesday.