The SEAL Team 6 raid in Yemen on Sunday that killed 14 al Qaeda fighters and 10 civilians has raised questions about the approach President Donald Trump will take to fighting terrorism.
Major geopolitical crises have a way of greeting US presidents soon after taking office. Nazi Germany's withdrawal from the League of Nations in 1933, the Soviet-led construction of the Berlin Wall in 1961, the Gulf of Tonkin incident in 1964 -- all were among the most daunting tests of US foreign policy in the past century, and all came less than a year into the tenures of new US administrations.
President Trump wants to "speed" up talks for a new trade deal with Mexico and Canada.
Join the CNN Freedom Project on March 14 2018 for #MyFreedomDay -- when students around the world will be holding events to raise awareness of modern slavery.
The world's finest uncut opal, a 998-gram gem called the Fire of Australia, has gone on permanent public display for the first time since its discovery more than 60 years ago.
New details have emerged surrounding Sunday's deadly joint US-United Arab Emirates counterterrorism raid on an al Qaeda compound in Yemen, shedding light on why the mission happened when it did -- and what went wrong.
If you are looking for a way to help fight against human trafficking on a global scale, the following are organizations that work around the world.
European football's winter transfer window slams shut Tuesday, but how has the Chinese Super League's financial muscles affected it?
Syria is a Middle Eastern country sharing a border with Lebanon, Israel, Jordan, Iraq and Turkey.
As part of our campaign to raise awareness about modern slavery, we want you to tell us what freedom means to you.
Returning to CNN this spring, "Finding Jesus" explores the groundbreaking science and discoveries that are revealing more about the life and times of Jesus.
Here's a look at Venezuela, an OPEC member state that has the largest proven reserves of oil in the coalition.
Officials involved in the arduous search for Malayasia Airlines Flight 370 won't rule out another hunt for the plane if "credible" evidence emerges, Australia's transport minister said Wednesday.
China is aiming to own the race for space in the next decade.
Perched on a ledge in a Taipei apartment, Ge Ge -- aka Elder Brother -- looks satisfied as he surveys his new territory.
Vera Rubin, a pioneering astrophysicist who proved the existence of dark matter, had a gift for overcoming daunting challenges.
Pita Taufatofua -- the topless and oiled Tongan taekwondo fighter who caused a social media storm at the Olympic Games -- is turning his attention to qualifying for the Winter Olympics.
Pita Taufatofua caused a stir at the opening ceremony of the Rio Olympics by appearing topless and covered in coconut oil. Now he is trying his hand at cross-country skiing and aiming for the 2018 Winter Olympics.
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