What is believed to be a great white shark killed a swimmer in Australia while his wife waited for him on the shore.
It's millions of miles away, looks like a giant potato and space engineers have to land a probe the size of a washing machine on to its surface. And the probe can't be steered once it's been released from companion craft Rosetta.
The Soviets sent stray dogs up to conquer space. This is what happened next
One man more interested than most in what President Barack Obama will have to say in his address to the nation tonight is al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri.
Stunning views as daredevils rappel into a volcano. But why wear a horse head? CNN's Jeanne Moos reveals all.
Missed out on tickets to New York Fashion week? Never fear, these social media-friendly models have it covered.
Whatever you call the jihadist group known for its brutal acts, there is no denying it has captured the world's attention.
For the first time, China's most popular outdoor music festival boasted a stage exclusively for rap and hip-hop.
Abdul Waheed Majeed first hit the headlines in 1982. A faded clipping from his hometown newspaper in Crawley, just outside London, carried a photo of the then 10-year-old clutching his pet cat "Billy." The full-page report, titled "Cat On A Hot Roof" told how young Majeed raced into the burning wreckage of his mother's corner store and rescued his furry friend.
An explosion at a subway station in Santiago, Chile, injured 14 people Monday, authorities said Tuesday.
Former F1 champion Michael Schumacher has been discharged from a Swiss hospital and is returning to his home, where he'll continue his recovery from head injuries suffered in a skiing accident last year, his spokeswoman said Tuesday.
Hundreds have been killed in flooding from intense monsoon rains across India and Pakistan. CNN's Ravi Agrawal reports.
On a man-made island in the Middle East, the world's newest super mall sits empty -- for now.
U.S. law enforcement officials believe they may have identified the masked man seen in the ISIS video of the killing of American journalist James Foley, two U.S. officials say.
A U.S. air marshal was assaulted with a syringe containing an "unknown substance" at the Lagos, Nigeria, airport on Sunday, according to the FBI, which said it is investigating the incident.
The report into Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 tells us that MH17 was brought down by "high energy objects" which were of "external causes" and never once uses the words missile. How can this be?
African Union soldiers stationed in Somalia have raped and sexually exploited women and girls on their military bases, Human Rights Watch alleges in a new report.
A team of Ugandan doctors has successfully operated a three-month old boy who had been born with four legs and four arms.
Twenty Ukrainian prisoners of war have been released under the ceasefire between Kiev and pro-Russian rebels signed in Minsk, Belarus, last week, Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko said Monday.