US official: China puts bombers on 'high alert'

1 year 3 months ago
China temporarily put cruise missile-capable bombers "on high alert" this week as the United States sees evidence the Chinese military was preparing to respond to a potential situation in North Korea, a US defense official told CNN.

Opinion: The stakes for French election just got higher

1 year 3 months ago
Just days before French voters go to the polls, gunshots rang out on Thursday in Paris' iconic Champs-Elysees. It was another jarring reminder to French voters of the high stakes and confusing choices they face in a pivotal election -- one whose outcome has become impossible to predict.

Smart nation

1 year 3 months ago
Smart bus stops and virtual hospitals are all part of Singapore's smart plans but what do citizens think?

Trump to US steelworkers: I've got your back

1 year 3 months ago
American steel stocks soared Thursday after Trump's Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said that the White House planned to investigate claims that Chinese companies are dumping steel on the U.S. market.

Russia's secret

1 year 3 months ago
Stem subjects - science, technology, engineering, maths - have an image problem. But not in Russia.

Hard times?

1 year 3 months ago
Whether young people move out is 'tied to economic security' but expectations are changing too.

Civilians trapped by ISIS battle

1 year 3 months ago
CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports from the old city of Mosul where civilians remain trapped in the crossfire between the Iraqi army and ISIS fighters.