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Australian researchers are hunting for what they call a "mystery sea monster" that devoured a 9-foot-long great white shark.
"It is a myth that rape is an inevitable part of conflict. There's nothing inevitable about it. It is a weapon of war aimed at civilians. It has nothing to do with sex, everything to do with power." So said Hollywood star Angelina Jolie on Tuesday in London, as she opened the biggest summit of its kind aimed at ending the scourge of sexual violence in conflict.
Israel's parliament on Tuesday elected its former speaker Reuven "Rubi" Rivlin to be the country's 10th President, a mainly ceremonial post that he'll take when current President Shimon Peres' term ends in July.
Hundreds of Irish children died in Catholic-run institutions, but their graves are missing. CNN's Atika Shubert reports.
Just months after being told the country's whaling expeditions in Antarctica must stop, Japan's Prime Minister has riled activists by suggesting he will push for their resumption.
Sister Cristina Scuccia won Italy's version of "The Voice." CNN's Delia Gallagher reports.
Two of the United States' most recognizable military aircraft -- a pair of B-2 stealth bombers -- caught the eyes of residents as they arrived in Europe this week for training.
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The following is an edited portion of a video released on social media showing a woman being attacked by a mob in Cairo.
Family members of those aboard MH370 are offering a reward for information on the missing plane. Richard Quest reports.
The captain and crew of the South Korean ferry that sank, killing hundreds of students, are now in court.
A romantic tradition in the city of love is causing problems for a famous French landmark. CNN's Isha Sesay explains.
The license plates on our police escorts' Land Cruisers read "Borno State, Home of Peace." Many of those we meet during our stay in Maiduguri, northeast Nigeria, smile bitterly at the irony of that statement. The state's capital is now better known as the birthplace of Boko Haram and peace here is always uncertain.
Suspected Boko Haram militants kidnapped at least 20 young women over the weekend in northeastern Nigeria, 8 kilometers from a town where more than 200 schoolgirls were taken nearly two months ago, local officials said Monday.
Fewer than 100 days remain until Scots go to the polls to vote on the future of their country.
Iraq's Prime Minister Nuri Al Maliki urged parliament to declare a state of emergency Tuesday, hours after police said militants seized control of portions of Iraq's second city, Mosul, and freed up to 1,000 prisoners.
Five American service members were killed in southern Afghanistan when a coalition jet called in to help ward off a Taliban attack mistakenly bombed them, an Afghan official said Tuesday.
For the second time in two days, Pakistan's largest and busiest airport was forced to shut down after militants launched a brazen attack on airport security forces.
Less than a month after she was crowned Miss Universe Thailand, pageant winner Weluree "Fai" Ditsayabut has relinquished her title under a barrage of criticism for comments she made online against supporters of the country's ousted prime minister.