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.
An India man's apparent attempt to evade taxes by swallowing gold did not have a glittering end. Amir Daftari reports.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit iconic Ayers Rock, echoing the visit of William's parents over 30 years ago.
A Somali lawmaker was shot and killed near Mogadishu on Tuesday, the prime minister said. It's the second killing of a Somali parliamentarian in two days.
Turns out you can do a lot of really smart things, as long as you're clueless.
South Sudanese rebels seized a strategic oil town last week, separating terrified residents by ethnicity before killing hundreds, the United Nations said.
When a team of Indian surgeons opened up the stomach of a patient complaining of abdominal pain, they had no idea they'd extract a fortune.
As the crisis in Ukraine shows no signs of easing, Vice President Joe Biden is in Kiev on Tuesday in a show of U.S. support for the embattled interim government.
Looking to turn a few degrees in his long-awaited "pivot to Asia," President Barack Obama embarks on Tuesday on a four-country tour of the region in the hopes of convincing Pacific allies the United States remains focused on them.
White House officials say they believe chemical weapons were used again by the Syrian regime. CNN's Elise Labott reports.
North Korea has stepped up activity at its main nuclear test site, possibly preparing to carry out a fourth underground blast, South Korea said Tuesday.
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged Syria against holding presidential elections on June 3
They are the world's largest primates and yet the constant threat of illegal poaching, deforestation and now human diseases mean that soon the world's mountain gorillas could be completely wiped out. Meet the woman trying to fix the situation before it's too late.
"Mr. Ambassador, as time goes on we know that the odds of my son and the other relatives on the plane having survived becomes smaller and smaller," said a grey-haired man named Wen.