The Royal visit to New Zealand is bringing out huge crowds. CNN's Max Foster reports.
The Italian navy has rescued about 6,000 people in the past four days from more than 40 overcrowded boats in the Mediterranean, the United Nations' refugee agency said Friday.
Over the last 20 years, the narrative on the African continent has shifted from Afro-pessimism to Afro-optimism. The truth lies somewhere in between. Now is the time for Afro-realism: for sound policies based on honest data, aimed at delivering results.
Pope Francis said Friday he feels compelled to "personally ask for forgiveness" for priests who sexually abused children.
The same country that topped the list the last time the United Nations issued a report on murder rates stayed atop again, with a rate nearly 70 percent A United Nations report
Oscar Pistorius faces another day of relentless cross-examination Friday as the prosecution seeks to pick holes into his account in the killing of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp.
Hopes that Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 might soon be found fluctuated on Friday.
He's known as the "bull dog" in South Africa's legal circles, and just two days in to Gerrie Nel's merciless cross-examination of Oscar Pistorius, it's easy to see why.
Cuban officials have accused the U.S. government of bizarre plots over the years, such as trying to kill Fidel Castro with exploding cigars. On Wednesday, they said Washington is using a new weapon against the island: spam.
The U.N. Security Council on Thursday unanimously approved the creation of a United Nations peacekeeping force for the Central African Republic, where competing militias have been fighting for months.
In one of the clinics in Arsal, a young fighter asks that we conceal his identity, going simply by the name Ahmed.
CNN's Phil Black drives along the border between Russia and Ukraine on a search for Russian military. What did he find?
23-year-old Sitara, a former child bride, was sleeping when her husband attacked her, asking for money to fuel his drug habit.
CNN's Stephanie Elam visits USC's Aviation Accident Lab for a look at how investigators learn to solve aviation mysteries.
As Indians go to the polls, CNN's Fred Pleitgen has the story of the 97-year-old who has voted in every Indian election.
Put down your weapons and leave occupied buildings -- then you won't be prosecuted, Ukraine's acting President Oleksandr Turchynov tells pro-Russian protesters.
A South African designer is making sure that when Xhosa boys come of age, they're dressed to the nines.
Investigators got new information that may help them narrow the possible whereabouts of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 as details emerged Thursday that shed light on the doomed flight's final moments early March 8 as it flew from Kuala Lumpur toward Beijing.
Oscar Pistorius said he never picked on Reeva Steenkamp, and he didn't get a chance to tell her that he loved her before she died.