An Australian icebreaker on Monday suspended efforts to reach an icebound research ship carrying 74 people in the Antarctic because of adverse weather.
Government officials have convinced an ethnic militia loyal to former south Sudanese Vice President Riek Machar to retreat from Bor, Rachel Nyedak Paul, the deputy information minister in Juba, told CNN on Monday.
Jim Boulden has the latest on race car driver Michael Schumacher, who is in critical condition after a skiing accident.
Italy's Mount Etna, Europe's tallest and most active volcano erupts again.
Another suspected suicide bombing struck Volgograd today, killing at least 14 people and highlighting Russia's security challenges as it prepares to host the Winter Olympics.
Three Al Jazeera journalists were arrested by Egyptian security forces, with the government saying at least one of them met with members of the banned Muslim Brotherhood.