The Brazilian teenage girl who says she was brutally gang raped speaks out about her ordeal. CNN's Shasta Darlington reports.
Hikers in New Zealand are being urged stay away from the crater lake of a volcano featured in the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy because of increased activity.
Schools, hospitals and companies are falling victim to ransomware and cyber extortion. CNN's Drew Griffin reports.
Day five at sea in the High Arctic, and the news breaks early in the day. At 6 a.m, we're officially the most northerly vessel on the planet, reaching 81 degrees 16 minutes latitude. Not bad in a world of 7.3 billion people.
It's notoriously difficult to get information out of Raqqa. ISIS monitors everything inside the city and CNN has a policy of not contacting anyone in the city directly as it would put their lives in danger. Much of the information in this gallery has been provided by activist group Raqqa is Being Silently Slaughtered and many of the sources are unnamed for their own protection. CNN cannot independently verify their information.
Antarctica covers an area of almost 14 million square kilometers -- about the same size of Europe.
There is something unmistakably common in Africa: the continent's aging and long-serving presidents.
Imagine securing a one-on-one date with Mona Lisa at the Louvre.
When little Elian Gonzalez returned to Cuba in 2000 following a poisonous custody battle and a federal raid on his Miami relatives' home, it was to resume a life far from the glare of the media spotlight. At least that's what Cuban officials and his father said at the time.
Here are nine things to know about what the World Health Organization calls "one of the world's most virulent diseases."
There is still no way to know for sure why MH370 ended, but we are learning more about the lives lost in this tragedy.
If I live to be 100, playing handball against the garage door, staying up until the wee hours, drinking the wine from my own grapes, I will have a nice Midwestern boy named Dan to thank.
In the canvas expanse of the Shariya refugee camp, thousands of Yazidis live within hearing distance of one of Iraqi Kurdistan's frontlines with ISIS.
In November 2013, 19-year-old Aqsa Mahmood gave her father, Muzaffar, a long hug goodbye. As if it were a normal day, she said "Khuda hafiz," which means "May God be your guardian," and left the family home in an affluent Glasgow, Scotland, neighborhood.
Staff Sgt. Edwin Caba served in Afghanistan for nearly three years. Like his fellow soldiers, he longed for a sense of normalcy during his tours.
Deadly diseases like Ebola are only a plane ride away. In today's interconnected world, linked by transoceanic flights, one infected person can trigger a domino effect that pays no attention to borders.
The craft beer revolution is dead. Microbrews are no longer a trend.
Assad regime systematically tortured to death prisoners, including by forced starvation, new report by renowned experts alleges.
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