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CNN World
Jan 23, 2020

Snakes could be the source of deadly virus outbreak
Snakes -- the Chinese krait and the Chinese cobra -- may be the original source of the newly discovered coronavirus that has triggered an outbreak of a deadly infectious respiratory illness in China this winter.

CNN World
Jan 23, 2020

UN calls for investigation after Saudi crown prince implicated in hack of Jeff Bezos' phone
A forensics team hired by Jeff Bezos has concluded with medium to high probability that a hack of the Amazon CEO's mobile phone originated from an account controlled by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, according to a source.

CNN World
Jan 23, 2020

Dust and rain causes delays at Australian Open
Play was delayed at the Australian Open on Thursday after dust was spread across Melbourne Park's outside courts.

CNN World
Jan 22, 2020

Asian markets drop as coronavirus death toll climbs
Stocks in Asia were broadly down Thursday as the death toll from the Wuhan coronavirus jumped to 17, deepening fears across the region of a potential public health emergency.

CNN World
Jan 22, 2020

Macron shouts at Israeli security officers in altercation in Jerusalem


CNN World
Jan 22, 2020

Terry Jones, 'Monty Python' star, dead at 77
Terry Jones, a star of the seminal comedy group "Monty Python" who delivered some of the most famous lines in comedic history, has died, his agent confirmed to the PA Media news agency. He was 77.

CNN World
Jan 22, 2020

Prince Charles: The planet may burn
Only a revolution in the way the global economy and financial markets work can save the planet from the climate crisis and secure future prosperity, Prince Charles warned on Wednesday

CNN World
Jan 22, 2020

Watch Prince Charles' exclusive CNN interview
Prince Charles, the heir to the British throne and lifelong environmentalist, sat down with CNN's Max Foster for an exclusive interview at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. "I've always worried about the fact that so often, in terms of humanity, we leave everything too late," said Prince Charles.

CNN World
Jan 22, 2020

Life inside ground zero of deadly virus outbreak
The Lunar New Year -- the most important festival in the Chinese calendar -- is just three days away, but in the Chinese city of Wuhan, there are few reasons to celebrate.

CNN World
Jan 22, 2020

Greece gets its first female president
High court judge and human rights advocate Katerina Sakellaropoulou has been elected Greece's first female president by parliament on Wednesday.

CNN World
Jan 22, 2020

First fires, then floods. Now Australians need to watch out for deadly spiders
Australia has already dealt with extreme fires, flooding and hail this year. Now experts are warning people to watch out for deadly funnel-web spiders due to "perfect conditions" for the arachnid to thrive.

CNN World
Jan 22, 2020

Saudi Arabia says it didn't hack Amazon boss' phone. Its crown prince was implicated
A forensics team hired by Jeff Bezos has concluded with medium to high probability that a hack of the Amazon CEO's mobile phone originated from an account controlled by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, according to a source.

CNN World
Jan 22, 2020

These tigers spent lives in cages. See first moments of a new life.
Over the course of the 18-month "Operation Liberty" rescue mission, 21 tigers and lions were saved from circuses in Guatemala. Now 17 of those big cats will be arriving at a secret sanctuary in South Africa. CNN's David McKenzie reports from Free State, South Africa.

CNN World
Jan 22, 2020

Chinese stocks slump as coronavirus spreads
Chinese stocks continued to fall Wednesday as a new virus spreads throughout the region, complicating plans for the millions of people traveling over the Lunar New Year.

CNN World
Jan 22, 2020

Chinese stocks slump, but airline shares improve amid coronavirus fears
Chinese stocks continued to fall Wednesday as a new virus spreads throughout the region, complicating plans for the millions of people traveling over the Lunar New Year.

CNN World
Jan 21, 2020

Things have changed for Venezuela. But they're not what Juan Guaido hoped for
What becomes of an agent for change who doesn't change much?

CNN World
Jan 21, 2020

This 3-year-old just became the youngest member of a high IQ society
Muhammad Haryz Nadzim, a three-year-old with an IQ of 142, became the youngest member of the high IQ organization Mensa UK.

CNN World
Jan 21, 2020

Greta Thunberg hits back at Trump
President Trump made his address at Davos and was quickly countered by activist Greta Thunberg in a speech of her own.

CNN World
Jan 21, 2020

Hack your mortgage by refinancing to a 15yr fixed


CNN World
Jan 21, 2020

Analysis: Trump's team miscalculated on Ukraine
It was the worst street corner for a drug deal.

CNN World
Jan 21, 2020

Trump's team badly miscalculated on Ukraine
It was the worst street corner for a drug deal.

CNN World
Jan 21, 2020

China tries to stop spread of deadly virus at worst time of year


CNN World
Jan 21, 2020

Lesbian couple 'overwhelmed with anger' after wedding venue turns them away
A South African wedding venue is facing criticism after the owners declined to host a lesbian couple's wedding because of their Christian beliefs.

CNN World
Jan 20, 2020

The Hang Seng is having its worst day in nearly two months
Hong Kong stocks are having their worst day in nearly two months.

CNN World
Jan 20, 2020

China confirms mysterious virus can spread between humans
• China's new SARS-like virus spreads • This may explain origins of new virus

CNN World
Jan 20, 2020

Norway's governing coalition collapses over ISIS repatriation
Norway's ruling coalition has disbanded after the populist Progress Party (FRP) left the government, partly due to the repatriation of a mother with suspected ISIS links from Syria.

CNN World
Jan 20, 2020

Spain clamps down on 'booze tourism'
They've got a reputation for sun-soaking, all-night-partying and all-round-hedonism, but Spain's Balearic Islands are attempting a rebrand.

CNN World
Jan 20, 2020

Instagram has deleted the IGTV button because hardly anybody was using it
Instagram has quietly removed a button that was perched on the top of people's feeds and directed people to IGTV, its fledgling long-form video hub.

CNN World
Jan 20, 2020

Auschwitz survivors bear witness as anti-Semitic attacks rise
CNN's Melissa Bell speaks with Holocaust survivors for the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp.

CNN World
Jan 20, 2020

Survivor recalls suffering on anniversary of Auschwitz camp liberation
CNN's Melissa Bell speaks with Holocaust survivors for the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp.

CNN World
Jan 20, 2020

Edgar Allan Poe's Baltimore home was named a literary landmark
Poor Edgar Allan Poe. In life, he was a haunted writer whose Gothic works went largely unappreciated. In death, he's a celebrated literary icon whose talent has earned him no fewer than three memorial sites.

CNN World
Jan 20, 2020

Another Italian town is selling dozens of $1 homes
For some, the prospect of buying a cheap home in Italy is a chance to leave their old life behind and start all over again.

CNN World
Jan 20, 2020

Trump vs. Thunberg: The climate crisis could dominate Davos
US President Donald Trump and environmental activist Greta Thunberg are getting top billing at Davos this year as the conference for global elites turns its attention to the climate crisis and sustainability.

CNN World
Jan 20, 2020

Virus spreads to Beijing as China confirms 139 new cases


CNN World
Jan 20, 2020

Coco Gauff, 15, defeats Venus, 39 - again
New year, new grand slam, same result.

CNN World
Jan 20, 2020

22 men own more wealth than Africa's 326 million women, Oxfam says
Global inequality is "out of control" because of biased economic systems that exclude many women while allowing billionaires to amass huge fortunes that do little for society, according to Oxfam International.

CNN World
Jan 20, 2020

Twenty two men own more wealth than Africa's 326 million women, Oxfam says


CNN World
Jan 20, 2020

World's richest 1% have more than twice as much wealth as 6.9 billion people, says Oxfam


CNN World
Jan 19, 2020

22 men own more wealth than Africa's 326 million women
Global inequality is "out of control" because of biased economic systems that exclude many women while allowing billionaires to amass huge fortunes that do little for society, according to Oxfam International.

CNN World
Jan 19, 2020

Norway says its new giant oil field is great for the environment


CNN World
Jan 19, 2020

Explaining the conflict in Libya
CNN's Becky Anderson explains the ongoing conflict in Libya in the years following the fall of former dictator Moammar Gadhafi.

CNN World
Jan 19, 2020

Analysis: The US is losing Iraq... to Iran
Donald Trump hasn't pulled his troops out of Iraq, despite his pledge to end America's grinding wars. It turns out he may not have to. The US is facing the possibility of being kicked out, and that would be a big win for Iran.

CNN World
Jan 18, 2020

MSG in Chinese food isn't unhealthy -- you're just racist, activists say
If you've heard of the term "MSG," you might have also heard of its common -- but inaccurate -- connotations.

CNN World
Jan 18, 2020

Protests turn violent in streets of Beirut, Lebanon
CNN's Ben Wedeman reports from Beirut, Lebanon, as police fire tear gas at protesters shooting fireworks and hurling rocks amid anti-government demonstrations.

CNN World
Jan 18, 2020

Watch as protests turn violent in streets of Beirut, Lebanon
CNN's Ben Wedeman reports from Beirut, Lebanon, as police fire tear gas at protesters shooting fireworks and hurling rocks amid anti-government demonstrations.

CNN World
Jan 18, 2020

Police called to guard Macron during protests
Police in Paris were forced to call for backup on Friday as dozens of protesters outside a theater tried to storm the building and reach President Emmanuel Macron.

CNN World
Jan 18, 2020

1,723 people likely infected by mystery virus
The number of cases in an outbreak of a new strain of coronavirus in China is likely to have been grossly underestimated, according to a new study, which warns that human-to-human transmission of the mysterious virus may be possible.

CNN World
Jan 18, 2020

The US operation in Iraq could come to a humiliating end as Trump's Iran moves backfire


CNN World
Jan 18, 2020

The biggest threat to Britain's climate goal: Gas heating
The United Kingdom made history last year when it became the first major economy to commit to pumping no more greenhouse gases into the atmosphere than it removes by 2050.

CNN World
Jan 18, 2020

The biggest threat to Britain's climate goal? Gas heating
The United Kingdom made history last year when it became the first major economy to commit to pumping no more greenhouse gases into the atmosphere than it removes by 2050.

CNN World
Jan 17, 2020

Americans are saving up to $23,000 by refinancing


CNN World
Jan 17, 2020

A powerful eruption could happen at any moment. But some residents refuse to leave
• Desolate images from Taal volcano show horses and cows buried in ash

CNN World
Jan 17, 2020

Two actors die in rehearsal for Mexican TV series
Two actors fell off a bridge and died while working on the TV series "Sin Miedo a la Verdad," Mexican network Televisa announced on Friday.

CNN World
Jan 17, 2020

Two actors die in rehearsal for Mexican TV series 'Sin Miedo a la Verdad'
Two actors fell off a bridge and died while working on the TV series "Sin Miedo a la Verdad," Mexican network Televisa announced on Friday.

CNN World
Jan 17, 2020

Beyoncé's new clothing line drops and sends the internet into a frenzy
Queen Bey's latest wardrobe arrived a day early and it's already breaking the internet.

CNN World
Jan 17, 2020

Close call as massive landslide just misses person
Video released by the Protezione Civile Regione Campania shows a person just narrowly miss getting hit by a landslide in Cetara, Italy. Italian officials say the person survived.

CNN World
Jan 17, 2020

Three US airports to check for signs of new virus from China
More than 100 staffers from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are being deployed to three US airports to check passengers arriving from Wuhan, China, for fever and other symptoms of a mysterious new virus that's killed two and infected dozens in China, the CDC announced Friday.

CNN World
Jan 17, 2020

Tim Cook is a cautionary tale for CEOs trying to get close to Trump
Apple CEO Tim Cook has spent years building up reserves of goodwill with the White House — meeting President Donald Trump for dinners, showing him around a Texas factory and appearing alongside Ivanka Trump to promote an education initiative.

CNN World
Jan 17, 2020

The big differences between 4G and 5G
The development of ridesharing apps, such as Uber and Lyft, was made possible by 4G. With 5G, ridesharing cars could one day navigate themselves — no human driver required.

CNN World
Jan 17, 2020

The world's biggest food company is now making vegan sausages
Nestlé is adding vegan sausages to its lineup of imitation meat products, as the world's largest food company moves to secure its position in the booming market for plant-based foods.

CNN World
Jan 17, 2020

China GDP growth at 29-year low
China's economy grew at its slowest pace in nearly three decades in 2019.

CNN World
Jan 17, 2020

He nearly died hang gliding. So he did this
Chris Gursky nearly died hang gliding. No, that's not an exaggeration. There's a viral video to prove it.

CNN World
Jan 17, 2020

This man nearly died hang gliding. Then he did this
Chris Gursky nearly died hang gliding. No, that's not an exaggeration. There's a viral video to prove it.

CNN World
Jan 17, 2020

China reports weakest growth in 29 years
China's economy grew at its slowest pace in nearly three decades in 2019.

CNN World
Jan 17, 2020

What Moscow residents think of Putin's power shake-up
Big government announcements in Russia are typically accompanied by simultaneous coverage on the nation's state-run TV channels.

CNN World
Jan 17, 2020

Thermal portraits show Fukushima residents in a new light
It's been nearly nine years since a 9.1 magnitude earthquake and an ensuing tsunami with 30-foot-plus waves hit Japan's east coast, causing a nuclear disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi power plant. The plant was flooded with seawater and left without emergency power, leading to multiple explosions and the release of radioactive contaminants.

CNN World
Jan 16, 2020

Second person dies from SARS-like virus in China
A second person has died in China from a new virus that has infected dozens of people and put the rest of Asia on alert, Chinese health officials said Thursday.

CNN World
Jan 16, 2020

Rocky road ahead for India's Modi


CNN World
Jan 16, 2020

China just reported its weakest annual growth in 29 years
China's economy grew 6.1% in 2019, according to GDP figures released Friday. While that's in line with expectations, it's also the country's weakest growth in nearly three decades.

CNN World
Jan 16, 2020

Hear son's moving speech after dad was killed in Iran crash
A week after his father was killed in a plane crash over Iran, Ryan Pourjam, 13, gave a moving speech about who his father was and the life lessons he left behind for him.

CNN World
Jan 16, 2020

Christopher Tolkien has died at 95
Christopher Tolkien, the son of "The Lord of the Rings" author J.R.R. Tolkien, has died, the Tolkien Society announced Thursday. He was 95 years old.

CNN World
Jan 16, 2020

Libya's renegade general 'agreed to comply' with ceasefire, says Germany
Libya's renegade General Khalifa Haftar has "agreed to comply" with the terms of an existing ceasefire agreement in Libya, according to German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas.

CNN World
Jan 16, 2020

Earthquake-damaged buildings cripple Puerto Rico
The Ponciana Condominium building here is one of the most distinctive in the island's second-largest city. It's a 12-story structure, just south of downtown, with medical and commercial units on its first three floors and residential units on the remaining nine.

CNN World
Jan 16, 2020

Google owner Alphabet is now worth $1 trillion
The exclusive $1 trillion club on Wall Street just got a new member. Shares of Google parent company Alphabet hit a new all-time high Thursday, pushing the company's market value to $1 trillion in the process.

CNN World
Jan 16, 2020

State media hailed Putin's power shake-up. Moscow residents seem less enthused
Big government announcements in Russia are typically accompanied by simultaneous coverage on the nation's state-run TV channels.

CNN World
Jan 16, 2020

Refi rates at 3.07% APR (15 yr). Do you qualify?


CNN World
Jan 16, 2020

Ringing Big Ben on Brexit day could cost tax-payers £500,000
At 11 p.m. local time on the 31st of January, Britain is finally going to leave the European Union. But the British people can't even agree on how their first few seconds of independence will play out, and their Prime Minister, who famously called for "healing" upon his general election win in December, is only making matters worse.

CNN World
Jan 16, 2020

Nestlé is spending billions to create a market for recycled plastics
Food companies trying to reduce their consumption of plastic have a big problem — it's hard to find suitable recycled material. Nestlé says it's willing to spend more than $2 billion to try and fix that.

CNN World
Jan 16, 2020

What it was like to grow up in Soviet Moldova
For as long as I can remember, I have struggled to explain to people where I'm from.

CNN World
Jan 16, 2020

Britain's energy transition as it aims for net zero emissions
Net zero by 2050. It sounds like a code name for an intelligence agency or a defense program, but it was a declaration by Britain in June 2019 to go carbon neutral in 30 years, the first G7 country to do so.

CNN World
Jan 16, 2020

The Italian town that charges an entry fee
It's Saturday morning in Civita di Bagnoregio, and the locals are patrolling the medieval walls, eyeing the visitors as they make their way toward the village.

CNN World
Jan 16, 2020

Glenda Bailey, longstanding editor of Harper's Bazaar, to step down
She had Kate Winslet hang from a Manhattan scaffold, Demi Moore feed a giraffe and Cardi B breathe literal fire.

CNN World
Jan 16, 2020

Longtime Harper's Bazaar editor to step down
She had Kate Winslet hang from a Manhattan scaffold, Demi Moore feed a giraffe and Cardi B breathe literal fire.

CNN World
Jan 16, 2020

Minister makes waves for taking paternity leave. He's only taking 2 weeks off
Japan's Environment Minister Shinjiro Koizumi has announced that he will take paternity leave when his first child is born this month, an unusual step in a country where new fathers rarely take time off from work.

CNN World
Jan 16, 2020

Thunderstorms bring temporary relief to Australia
Severe thunderstorms are bringing temporary relief, along with new risks, to Australia that has been ravaged by historic bushfires. CNN's Will Ripley reports.

CNN World
Jan 15, 2020

Pope appoints woman to senior role
Pope Francis has appointed a female Italian lawyer to a high-ranking role in the Vatican's diplomatic division, further cementing his credentials as one of the most progressive Holy Fathers in history.

CNN World
Jan 15, 2020

Putin may be following Xi's lead, but he's nowhere near as secure as the Chinese leader


CNN World
Jan 15, 2020

Google wants to change the way cookies work
Google controls the way most of the world surfs the internet, with its Chrome browser accounting for more than half the global market. Now, it's planning to get rid of the way companies and advertisers track Chrome's millions of users.

CNN World
Jan 15, 2020

Airstrikes kill at least 15 during ceasefire in Syria
More than a dozen people were killed and 60 injured in airstrikes on Wednesday in the last rebel-held area in northwest Syria, according to activists on the ground and the volunteer rescue group known as the White Helmets.

CNN World
Jan 15, 2020

Not much survived this natural disaster. Video shows what did
Survivors in the Philippines are returning to their homes to see what is left after days of continuous eruptions from Taal volcano.

CNN World
Jan 15, 2020

Experts say this is the world's biggest threat
American politics is the biggest threat facing the world in 2020 and the looming presidential election will stress the country's institutions, influence economic and foreign policy and further divide an already polarized electorate, with potentially huge consequences for the climate, business and investors.

CNN World
Jan 15, 2020

Avalanches kill 71, many may be trapped
At least 71 people have been killed and dozens more injured in northeast Pakistan after a series of avalanches destroyed and buried houses on Tuesday.

CNN World
Jan 15, 2020

Avalanches kill 77, many may be trapped
At least 71 people have been killed and dozens more injured in northeast Pakistan after a series of avalanches destroyed and buried houses on Tuesday.

CNN World
Jan 15, 2020

Jeff Bezos is in India. Amazon has a ton on the line
Amazon is raising its game in India.

CNN World
Jan 15, 2020

Deadly sinkhole swallows bus in China
Several people have been killed and many injured after a sinkhole swallowed a bus and pedestrians in Xining, China.

CNN World
Jan 15, 2020

Airline makes woman take pregnancy test
A Hong Kong-based airline has apologized after it demanded a passenger take a test to prove she was not pregnant before boarding a flight to the US Pacific island of Saipan.

CNN World
Jan 15, 2020

Video appears to show two missiles striking Ukrainian passenger plane over Iran


CNN World
Jan 15, 2020

Philippines volcano: Horses and cows buried in ash


CNN World
Jan 15, 2020

The women protesters who have been occupying a New Delhi street for a month


CNN World
Jan 14, 2020

'Staggering number' of human rights defenders killed in Colombia, the UN says
Human rights activists and community leaders in Colombia are being killed at an alarming rate, the United Nations human rights agency warned Tuesday as it urged the government to "make a strenuous effort" to prevent attacks on those who are defending fundamental rights.

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