NEWS: CNN WORLD
Setup News Ticker
   NEWS: CNN WORLD
CNN World
Nov 23, 2020

England cuts traveler quarantine period to five days
England is drastically reducing its quarantine period for people arriving from most destinations in a move that will potentially throw open the doors for British people wanting to take foreign vacations.

CNN World
Nov 23, 2020

China has 8 million blind people, but only 200 guide dogs
At the age of 11, Yang Kang lost his vision due to a rare type of eye cancer. But he considers himself one of the lucky few among China's millions of blind people -- he has a guide dog.

CNN World
Nov 23, 2020

Heat-trapping gas levels reach a new record high, despite the coronavirus lockdown
No, the coronavirus lockdown did not solve climate change. Not even a little bit. In fact, the concentration of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere surged to a new record high this year, even as the pandemic brought the world to a standstill, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said Monday.

CNN World
Nov 23, 2020

Israeli minister says Netanyahu met Saudi Crown Prince, but Riyadh denies it
An Israeli government official said Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held his first ever known meeting with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Sunday, but the claim was swiftly denied by Riyadh's top diplomat.

CNN World
Nov 23, 2020

Germany will require companies to put women executives on their boards
Germany's coalition government has agreed to a mandatory quota for women on the boards of listed companies in what's being hailed as a landmark moment for Europe's biggest economy.

CNN World
Nov 23, 2020

Hydrogen-powered trains could replace diesel engines in Germany
Siemens and Germany's rail operator Deutsche Bahn have announced plans to test a hydrogen-powered train with a range of more than 370 miles, technology that promises to reduce CO2 emissions and help make 1,300 diesel units obsolete.

CNN World
Nov 23, 2020

Canada's largest city put into lockdown as infections soar
Toronto, Canada's largest city, was placed into lockdown for 28 days, with officials shutting shops, businesses and restaurants and banning indoor gatherings to curb a growing spike in Covid-19 cases.

CNN World
Nov 23, 2020

No mother wants to leave her child -- but in the Philippines, it can feel like there's little choice


CNN World
Nov 23, 2020

AstraZeneca's Oxford coronavirus vaccine is 70% effective on average, data shows
Drugmaker AstraZeneca announced on Monday that its experimental coronavirus vaccine has shown an average efficacy of 70% in its large scale trials -- the latest of several vaccine trials worldwide to post their results this month.

CNN World
Nov 23, 2020

'They messed with the wrong generation': How young people shook up politics in Peru
A political giant is stirring in Peru -- and it isn't the new president.

CNN World
Nov 23, 2020

Trump seemingly at odds with other world leaders at G20 summit
President Donald Trump railed against the Paris climate accord and touted US oil and natural gas production during a virtual session focused on safeguarding the environment on the final day of the G20 summit. CNN's Nic Robertson reports from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

CNN World
Nov 23, 2020

China's Xi Jinping is pushing for a global Covid QR code. He may struggle to convince the world
Chinese President Xi Jinping is pushing for a global Covid-19 tracking system using QR codes, to help fast-track international travel and business during the coronavirus pandemic.

CNN World
Nov 22, 2020

The Philippines' migrant workers, and the children left behind


CNN World
Nov 22, 2020

Ethiopian PM issues 72-hour deadline for Tigrayan forces to surrender
• Town 'covered with corpses:' Refugees flee Ethiopia massacre to Sudan

CNN World
Nov 22, 2020

These women are being targeted for abuse amid pandemic border closures


CNN World
Nov 22, 2020

Women fleeing Venezuela are being targeted for abuse amid pandemic border closures


CNN World
Nov 22, 2020

Trump is in an unprecedented streak of silence
President Donald Trump has not answered a single question from the press since Election Day.

CNN World
Nov 22, 2020

China is launching a space mission to collect the first rocks from the moon in 40 years
China plans to launch an unmanned spacecraft to the moon this week to bring back lunar rocks -- the first attempt by any nation to retrieve samples from Earth's natural satellite since the 1970s.

CNN World
Nov 21, 2020

Nigerian army admits to having live rounds at Lekki Toll Gate protests, despite previous denials
The Nigerian army admitted on Saturday that soldiers were given both live and blank bullets when they were deployed to protests at Lekki toll gate on October 20. The admission seems to confirm a key finding of a CNN investigation into the shooting.

CNN World
Nov 21, 2020

Europe's richest country is running out of ICU beds
Germany was seen as a beacon for other European countries during the first coronavirus wave and hailed for one of the world's best health care systems. But it is now beginning to struggle with more severe infections than at any other point during the pandemic.

CNN World
Nov 21, 2020

Inside a Covid-19 ICU that is filling rapidly
Germany was seen as a beacon for other European countries during the first coronavirus wave and hailed for one of the world's best health care systems. But it is now beginning to struggle with more severe infections than at any other point during the pandemic. CNN's Fred Pleitgen reports.

CNN World
Nov 21, 2020

Family of Saudi Arabia's 'most outspoken' political prisoner calls on G20 to hold kingdom to account
The family of Loujain al-Hathloul, a jailed Saudi women's rights defender believed by her relatives and advocacy organizations to be on hunger strike, has called on the G20 to demand that Saudi Arabia release the prominent activist.  

CNN World
Nov 20, 2020

Should women be entitled to period leave? These countries think so
Sachimi Mochizuki has worked in Japan for two decades, but she's never taken a day off for her period.

CNN World
Nov 20, 2020

Hyperloop wants to change the world. Not everyone's convinced
Hyperloops burst onto the scene in 2013. Elon Musk detailed a new type of train service in a low-pressure tube that would reach speeds up to 760 mph. The train would float on a cushion of air and be powered down the tracks by magnets.

CNN World
Nov 20, 2020

Peru has had 3 presidents in one week. Its stability is at stake
Peru has had three presidents in a week as the nation's political system appears to be crumbling in the midst of a constitutional crisis. Francisco Sagasti was sworn in on November 17 after legislators impeached one president, and protests led to his successor's resignation. CNN's Rafael Romo reports.

CNN World
Nov 20, 2020

'Wag Wars' reach Britain's High Court
A high-profile public spat between footballers' wives Coleen Rooney and Rebekah Vardy reached Britain's High Court on Thursday, as libel proceedings began in the celebrity whodunnit saga over leaked tabloid stories that has captivated much of the nation for over a year.

CNN World
Nov 20, 2020

Long a source of national pride, the moral integrity of Australia's military is now at stake
All Australians are taught the ode of remembrance, recited for the nation's fallen soldiers known lovingly as "Diggers."

CNN World
Nov 20, 2020

The one item of clothing in every genius' closet
When the disgraced health entrepreneur Elizabeth Holmes was indicted on fraud charges for her lab-testing company Theranos last year, much of the media discussion rested not on her alleged corporate recklessness and staggering abuses of trust, but on her sartorial choices: black jackets, black slacks, and -- most importantly -- black turtlenecks.

CNN World
Nov 20, 2020

Swedish doctors frustrated with nation's lack of tough Covid-19 measures
Sweden has been relying on a relatively more relaxed Covid-19 strategy, but with the coronavirus surging again, front line doctors tell CNN they are frustrated with the lack of tougher measures. CNN's Phil Black reports.

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

Analysis: How a 'vast ocean of goodwill' between China and Australia turned sour
Earlier this year, amid growing global anger over China's initial handling of the coronavirus pandemic, Australia was among the first countries to call for an official investigation into the virus' origins.

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

Trump held unannounced meeting with Indonesian minister in Oval Office
United States President Donald Trump met with Indonesia's Minister of Maritime Affairs and Investment at the White House on Tuesday, a meeting that was not on the President's public schedule and one for which the White House has not provided a readout.

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

How smart nets and scanners could keep more fish in the sea
Commercial fishing is draining our oceans of life. Trawlers are catching fish faster than stocks can replenish, while dolphins and turtles are also snared in their huge nets.

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

Massive tween game Roblox files for IPO
Popular tween gaming platform Roblox filed to go public on Thursday. The company declined an interview, citing a quiet period.

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

Several injured in airstrikes on Tigray capital, humanitarian source says
Several people have been injured during airstrikes in Ethiopia's Tigray region, according to a humanitarian source with knowledge of the situation who spoke anonymously to CNN.

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

Egypt arrests leading human rights group's employees
Egypt has arrested three employees of a leading domestic human rights group, the Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights (EIPR).

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

Model Y reliability woes put Tesla near bottom of Consumer Reports rating
Consumer Reports gave the Tesla Model Y SUV a "not recommended" rating because of significant reliability problems, dragging the brand to near the bottom of the magazine's industry-wide reliability ranking.

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

US home sales keep surging even as inventory bottoms out and prices rise
Even amid a global pandemic and high unemployment, people are still buying homes at the fastest rate in years.

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

Forget chocolate: 2020 is the year of boozy advent calendars
It used to be that Advent calendars were mainly filled with family-friendly holiday goodies. The seasonal items were normally stocked with everything from chocolates to toys.

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

BuzzFeed is buying HuffPost
BuzzFeed is acquiring HuffPost as part of a larger deal with Verizon Media Group, the companies announced Thursday.

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

How risky is flying during a pandemic?
In any other year, we'd be happily flying over the rivers and past the woods to get to Grandma's house more quickly for the holidays. But it's 2020, and globally there are more than 1.3 million deaths from the novel coronavirus so far -- with no end in sight.

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

Prince William welcomes BBC investigation into Princess Diana interview
The Duke of Cambridge has welcomed the BBC's decision to launch an independent investigation into the circumstances surrounding the 1995 Panorama interview with Diana, Princess of Wales.

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

Death toll climbs in Kampala as protests over Bobi Wine's arrest continue
Sixteen people have been killed in Kampala in two days of protest over the arrest of presidential opposition candidate Bobi Wine.

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

Yes, people still use '123456' as their password
When it comes to updating passwords, we are creatures of habit -- and change is hard.

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

CNN investigation sheds new light on anti-brutality protest
In Nigeria thousands of young people have been protesting against police brutality as part of a largely peaceful movement called EndSARS. But on October 20, these protests turned deadly as the army and police moved in on unarmed civilians. The Nigerian army has called allegations that it fired into the crowd "fake news" and told a judicial panel of inquiry that it did not shoot at any civilian but a new CNN investigation can reveal this is not true. CNN's Nima Elbagir reports. Some of the images you're about to see may be disturbing.

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

The PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X have been super hard to find. That may be on purpose
The PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X sold out almost immediately upon launch last week.

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

China borrows at negative interest rates for the first time
China is cashing in on fears that the West's faltering economic recovery will keep interest rates near record lows for a long time.

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

Elite Australian troops unlawfully killed 39 Afghan civilians amid a culture of 'blood lust,' report alleges
Australian elite forces allegedly killed 39 Afghans civilians and prisoners unlawfully in an environment where "blood lust" and "competition killings" were reportedly a norm, according to a long-awaited official report.

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

Elite Australian troops unlawfully killed 39 Afghan civilians, report alleges
Australian elite forces allegedly killed 39 Afghans civilians and prisoners unlawfully in an environment where "blood lust" and "competition killings" were reportedly a norm, according to a long-awaited official report.

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

Democratic Republic of the Congo declares the end to its 11th Ebola outbreak
The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) officially declared the end of its 11th Ebola outbreak Wednesday, six months after the first cases of the deadly virus were reported.

CNN World
Nov 19, 2020

Inside a Chinese Covid-19 vaccine trial
Thousands of people in Peru have signed up for the Phase 3 trial of a Chinese Covid-19 vaccine. Guillermo Galdos goes inside a trial site in Lima, Peru and speaks to the vaccine volunteers.

CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

India's attitude to arranged marriage is changing
Ananya was 15 when she watched her older sister marry a man she barely knew.

CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

India's attitude to arranged marriage is changing. But some say not fast enough
Ananya was 15 when she watched her older sister marry a man she barely knew.

CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

UK announces military spending boost
Britain has announced its largest military spending boost in 30 years, after UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson unveiled a £16.5 billion ($21.8 billion) budget increase for the country's armed forces.

CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

Ugandan presidential candidate Bobi Wine arrested again, sparking protests
Ugandan presidential opposition candidate Bobi Wine has been arrested for the second time this month, sparking violent protests in the country.

CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

UK announces military spending boost, AI and 'Space Command' initiatives
Britain has announced its largest military spending boost in 30 years, after UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson unveiled a £16.5 billion ($21.8 billion) budget increase for the country's armed forces.

CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

Russian spacewalk helps prepare space station for new module
Two cosmonauts, both from the Russian space agency Roscosmos, will conduct a spacewalk outside of the International Space Station on Wednesday.

CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

Peru got its third president in a week. What happens now?


CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

Wall Street's $8 trillion man: Markets are 'tired' of Trump chaos
The post-election celebration on Wall Street isn't just about relief over a divided government. It's also being driven by hopes of calmer leadership after four years of chaos in Washington.

CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

How risky is flying during a pandemic? What we know and how to make it safer
In any other year, we'd be happily flying over the rivers and past the woods to get to Grandma's house more quickly for the holidays. But it's 2020, and globally there are more than 1.3 million deaths from the novel coronavirus so far -- with no end in sight.

CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

Star merger created rare Blue Ring Nebula
Astronomers were surprised when they discovered what appeared to be a star surrounded by an ultraviolet ring 16 years ago. It became known as the Blue Ring Nebula, located 6,300 light-years away from Earth in the Hercules constellation.

CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

Norwegian Air has filed for bankruptcy
Norwegian Air is seeking protection from its creditors as it attempts to restructure its business and survive the coronavirus pandemic.

CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

How a Covid vaccine could upend real estate markets -- again
In just a matter of months the coronavirus pandemic dramatically changed the landscape of the housing market, especially in big cities. But now news of a promising vaccine could turn things on its head again.

CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

Investigation finds evidence live rounds were used on peaceful protesters in Nigeria


CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

This is what the KFC of the future will look like
Kentucky Fried Chicken is the latest fast food chain to redesign its restaurants for the Covid-19 era, with a revamp that emphasizes the drive-thru and limits human contact.

CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

Chinese companies are developing 5 experimental Covid-19 vaccines
Since the initial outbreak of Covid-19 in Wuhan, China, the country's authorities have largely succeeded in keeping a lid on the virus through tough measures. As Beijing pushes hard to develop a Covid-19 vaccine, CNN's Ivan Watson reports on why some health experts are urging caution.

CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

Former Mexican defense secretary accused of drug trafficking to be turned over to Mexico for investigation
A former Mexican defense secretary arrested in the US last month on charges of being a drug cartel boss is going to be returned to Mexico with a promise by Mexican authorities to investigate him, US and Mexican top prosecutors announced Tuesday.

CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

Taiwan grounds entire fleet of US-made F-16 fighter jets after crash
Taiwan has grounded its entire fleet of about 140 US-made F-16 fighter jets after one of the planes crashed during a training mission on Tuesday evening.

CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

'They pointed their guns at us and started shooting' - How a bloody night of bullets and brutality quashed a protest movement


CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

Tropical Storm Iota deals devastation to Central America still recovering from Eta
Tropical storm Iota has devastated Central America, leaving residents to wade through the wreckage of two storms in a matter of weeks.

CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

China says relations with Australia are in 'a sharp downturn' -- and it's all Canberra's fault
China has declared Australia must take the blame for "a sharp downturn" in relations between the two countries, with a Foreign Ministry spokesman saying all responsibility is on "some people in Australia (who) tend to regard China's development as a threat."

CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

Beyond Meat launches plant-based minced pork in China
Beyond Meat is launching a plant-based version of China's favorite meat.

CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

Why Hong Kong's new rules have created confusion in the classroom
Sarah is preparing to emigrate from Hong Kong, her birthplace and home, to the United Kingdom because she is concerned about her 8-year-old son's education.

CNN World
Nov 18, 2020

'They pointed their guns at us and started shooting'


CNN World
Nov 17, 2020

Hong Kong's new rules have created confusion in the classroom. Some parents are pulling their children out
Sarah is preparing to emigrate from Hong Kong, her birthplace and home, to the United Kingdom because she is concerned about her 8-year-old son's education.

CNN World
Nov 17, 2020

China's crackdown on Hong Kong spreads to the city's classrooms
Hong Kong has long been a beacon of academic freedom and a safe haven for free discussion. Now, after Beijing's crackdown on the city, it's unclear what can be legally said in a classroom. CNN's Selina Wang reports.

CNN World
Nov 17, 2020

Can your job make you get vaccinated?
Editor's Note: A version of this story appeared in CNN's Work Transformed newsletter. To get it in your inbox, sign up for free, here.

CNN World
Nov 17, 2020

World's only known white giraffe gets fitted with a tracking device
The only known white giraffe in the world has been fitted with a GPS tracking device in an effort to protect him from poachers in Kenya.

CNN World
Nov 17, 2020

Boeing debacle could be the most expensive corporate blunder
The 20-month grounding of the 737 Max could end as soon as this week, but Boeing's mounting costs have soared to tens of billions of dollars. That means the plane maker's repeated safety oversights and mismanagement were not only tragic but also rank among the expensive corporate mistakes in history.

CNN World
Nov 17, 2020

The global economic bailout is running at $19.5 trillion
Governments and central banks have promised to shell out $19.5 trillion since the coronavirus erupted to "put a floor under the world economy," according to the International Monetary Fund. Some countries need even more help to recover from the crisis, but they might not get it.

CNN World
Nov 17, 2020

The global economic bailout is running at $19.5 trillion. It will go higher
Governments and central banks have promised to shell out $19.5 trillion since the coronavirus erupted to "put a floor under the world economy," according to the International Monetary Fund. Some countries need even more help to recover from the crisis, but they might not get it.

CNN World
Nov 17, 2020

Are you a homeowner? Refinance rates at 2.34% APR (15yr).


CNN World
Nov 17, 2020

Elon Musk is now an A-lister on Wall Street
Tesla has no shortage of doubters. But on Monday, the company got a stamp of approval from Wall Street that sends a clear message: It's time for the fast-growing electric carmaker to go mainstream.

CNN World
Nov 17, 2020

Three suspects arrested in connection with elaborate Dresden treasure heist
Three suspects have been arrested in connection with an audacious treasure heist from a castle vault in the German city of Dresden last year, authorities said on Tuesday.

CNN World
Nov 17, 2020

How bad is Russia's Covid crisis? Packed morgues and excess deaths tell a darker story than official numbers suggest
The limbs of a lifeless body hang off a stretcher in a hospital ward as coronavirus patients battle for their lives just a few feet away. An elderly woman gasps for breath, her desperate panting a grim soundtrack to one of many disturbing cell-phone videos emerging from hospitals across Russia.

CNN World
Nov 17, 2020

Jeep unveils high-horsepower V8 Wrangler
The new Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 has a 470-horsepower 6.4-liter V8 engine and can go from zero to 60 miles an hour in 4.5 seconds. That makes it the quickest and most powerful Wrangler the company has ever produced.

CNN World
Nov 17, 2020

Correspondent: Covid-19 situation in Russia bleaker than officials admit
A CNN investigation has revealed startling new evidence of how Russia may be severely understating the impact of Covid-19 across its territory. CNN's Matthew Chance reports.

CNN World
Nov 16, 2020

Hurricane Iota makes landfall as a Category 4 storm
Hurricane Iota has made landfall in Nicaragua as a Category 4 major hurricane after pummeling the Colombian islands of San Andres and Providencia.

CNN World
Nov 16, 2020

These charts show how diverse New Zealand's new Parliament is


CNN World
Nov 16, 2020

Tesla set to join the S&P 500 Index in December
Tesla will join the S&P 500 Index, effective December 21, according to a Monday announcement from S&P Global.

CNN World
Nov 16, 2020

Airbnb files to go public
Even as the pandemic that wrecked its business flares up again, Airbnb is poised to make its public market debut this year.

CNN World
Nov 16, 2020

Officer responds to call about a fire at his own home -- and his children still inside
Imagine being a police officer responding to a call for a family trapped in a burning house fire, then realizing that the house is yours.

CNN World
Nov 16, 2020

Peru's Congress appoints new leader amid political crisis
Peruvian lawmaker Francisco Sagasti is set to become the country's next interim president as violence, protest and political crisis grip the South American nation.

CNN World
Nov 16, 2020

Wrexham: Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney take over Welsh football team
Welsh football team Wrexham AFC is now owned by two Hollywood A-listers: Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney. The "Deadpool" and "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" actors have officially been approved as owners by the club's supporters group.

CNN World
Nov 16, 2020

Asia's power grows with massive trade deal spanning 15 countries and 2.2 billion people
• China looms as Biden's biggest foreign policy challenge. Here's where he stands

CNN World
Nov 16, 2020

Here's what 'stations' for Elon Musk's Boring Company look like
The Boring Company's project in Las Vegas was supposed to be the first real demonstration of Elon Musk's vision for re-imagining public transportation in cities. Musk, who has criticized traditional public transit such as subways, contended he could do much better. He tweeted out visions in 2018 of glass pods, picking up relaxed passengers from thousands of stations the size of single parking spaces that blend into cities, and said it would look "a bit" like that. While more images are still to come, so far the rendered reality is turning out wildly differently.

CNN World
Nov 16, 2020

Skip this month's payment if you refinance today.


CNN World
Nov 16, 2020

US could face 'huge wave of evictions' in January
Tammy Phelps had high hopes and big plans for 2020. She had planned to buy her own home and move out of the rental where she and her five children had been living since her divorce five years ago. She and her boyfriend were planning a wedding.

CNN World
Nov 16, 2020

MotorTrend reveals its Car of the Year
The Mercedes E-Class, a model line that includes everything from a two-door convertible to a high-horsepower performance station wagon, won this year's MotorTrend Car of the Year award.

CNN World
Nov 16, 2020

How a Covid-19 vaccine could change travel for good
It was the good news that gave the world hope.

CNN World
Nov 16, 2020

Hear Boris Johnson's message after possible Covid-19 exposure
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is self-quarantining after coming into contact with someone who tested positive for Covid-19. He said he doesn't have any symptoms. CNN's Max Foster reports.

  • CEOExpress
  • 1 Boston Place | Suite 2600
    Boston MA 02108
  • 617 482 1200
    617 299 8649 (fax)
  • Contact
  • As an Amazon Associate
    CEOExpress earns from
    qualifying purchases.

©1999-2020 CEOExpress Company LLC