CNN's Robyn Curnow explains why screaming will be at the heart of the state's case against Oscar Pistorius.
In a ruling that human rights groups are calling historic, India's Supreme Court on Tuesday granted the country's transsexual and transgender individuals the right to self-identify their gender.
The Center for African Family Studies in Nairobi has teamed up with Kenyan artist Michael Soi to create eye-catching condom wrappers to promote safe sex and raise awareness about HIV/AIDS among young people.
An Afghan provincial government spokesman has alleged that a NATO airstrike killed at least three civilians and injured another in Afghanistan's Khost province Tuesday.
Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is to serve one year of community service at a nursing home for his conviction on tax fraud, a Milan court ruled on Tuesday.
Clad in brown trench coats, dark glasses and trilby hats, what appear to be three secret agents huddle around a payphone box with listening equipment.
Astronomer Steve Finkelstein explains why the "blood moon" glows red.
Jordan's ambassador to Libya was kidnapped in central Tripoli on Tuesday, the foreign ministries of both nations said.
A sonar device searching for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 returned earlier than expected. CNN's Erin McLaughlin reports.
The Afghan Deputy Minister of Public Works, Ahmad Shah Wahid, was abducted by gunmen early Tuesday morning, the Interior Ministry said.
Oscar Pistorius didn't consciously pull the trigger the night he shot and killed his girlfriend, the Olympic sprinter testified during his murder trial Tuesday.
Africa is home to much unique wildlife, but many of its iconic species are threatened. Find out more about its most endangered animals.
Ukraine's acting President Oleksandr Turchynov told the country's parliament Tuesday that an "anti-terrorist operation" is under way in part of Ukraine's eastern Donetsk region.
The first deployment of an underwater vehicle to hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was aborted early
Two brothers previously jailed for cannibalism and then released, have been arrested again after police discovered a child's severed head at their home in a remote village in northwest Pakistan.
In "the nation's salad bowl," as California's Central Valley is often called, fresh produce grows in abundance.
Hazel Donnelly was taking her husband to the doctor when they got a call that their apartment building was on fire.
What's New York's most popular attraction? Which world city gets photographed the most? Answers are revealed by a new photo-tagging ranking.
In "Legography," Louis Vuitton-toting shoppers, a Big Yellow Duck and other iconic Hong Kong scenes are recreated in toy form.