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CNN World
Aug 23, 2019

France opens Epstein rape investigation
The Paris prosecutor's office has opened an investigation into Jeffrey Epstein, it confirmed on Friday.

CNN World
Aug 23, 2019

Hong Kong protesters form human chain across city
Protesters formed a human chain across Hong Kong Friday evening in a show of solidarity for the city's pro-democracy protest movement that continues to gain traction almost three months after it began.

CNN World
Aug 23, 2019

Putin orders response to US missile test
Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered his military to prepare a "symmetrical response" to a recent US test of a cruise missile, the Kremlin said in a statement Friday.

CNN World
Aug 23, 2019

These smart shorts tell you how to improve your workout
Wearable technology has made big strides in recent years, from fitness trackers and smartwatches to shoes that vibrate to give you directions, tops that soak up air pollution, and a jacket that doubles as a solar-powered phone charger. Levi's and Tommy Hilfiger are among the brands getting in on the act.

CNN World
Aug 23, 2019

Romance scam 'targeted women worldwide'
The Japanese woman and a man claiming to be a US Army captain stationed in Syria started communicating in March 2016 on an international social network.

CNN World
Aug 23, 2019

Pakistan to UNICEF: Drop Priyanka Chopra
Pakistan has demanded that Indian actress Priyanka Chopra be stripped of her UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador role, saying that her "support for war" and the Indian government amid heightened tensions in the disputed region of Kashmir make a "mockery" of the position.

CNN World
Aug 23, 2019

French President on Amazon fire: 'Our house is burning'


CNN World
Aug 23, 2019

Shared train station symbolizes Hong Kong's China fears
A train station in the heart of Hong Kong could soon become a symbol of Hong Kongers' worst fears about China, after the detention of a UK consulate employee. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout reports.

CNN World
Aug 22, 2019

Asian markets edge higher before Powell's speech
Asian markets mostly moved cautiously higher Friday as investors awaited Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's speech for clues on whether the US central bank will cut interest rates in the future.

CNN World
Aug 22, 2019

YouTube shuts down 210 channels posting about Hong Kong
Google announced Thursday that it had disabled 210 YouTube channels that were uploading videos "in a coordinated manner" about the ongoing protests in Hong Kong.

CNN World
Aug 22, 2019

Bird's-eye view of fiery devastation in Amazon
Fires are raging at a record rate in Brazil's Amazon rainforest and scientists warn it could strike a devastating blow to the fight against climate change. CNN's Shasta Darlington reports.

CNN World
Aug 22, 2019

Sarah Sanders joins Fox News
Former White House press secretary Sarah Sanders has joined Fox News as a contributor, the network announced on Thursday.

CNN World
Aug 22, 2019

Carlos Ghosn's wife asks Macron for help
Carole Ghosn, the wife of embattled auto executive Carlos Ghosn, has for months been blasting Japanese authorities for how they have handled her husband's case. Now she wants French President Emmanuel Macron to step in.

CNN World
Aug 22, 2019

They visited the Titanic for the first time in 14 years and saw this
The RMS Titanic was visited by divers for the first time in 14 years, and the ship that was once a picture of luxury was found in the process of being swallowed up by the ocean floor and ravaged by metal-eating bacteria.

CNN World
Aug 22, 2019

Macron's tough Brexit message to Johnson


CNN World
Aug 22, 2019

'Fan favorite' Junior Agogo dies at 40
A former international footballer for Ghana and a number of English football clubs has died at the age of 40.

CNN World
Aug 22, 2019

Meghan Markle makes surprise appearance at photo shoot
Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, made an unexpected appearance at a photo shoot for her Smart Works charity, which provides unemployed women with outfits for job interviews.

CNN World
Aug 22, 2019

Russia launched rocket with humanoid robot into space
Nicknamed "FEDOR," the Skybot F-850 is on its way to the International Space Station, according to Russian space agency Roscosmos.

CNN World
Aug 22, 2019

UK consulate staffer detained for 'solicitation of prostitution,' Chinese media reports
A Hong Kong citizen working for the British consulate, who has not been heard from for two weeks, was detained in China for "solicitation of prostitution," China's state-run tabloid Global Times reported on Thursday.

CNN World
Aug 22, 2019

Macron's tough message for Johnson
Trying to convince Angela Merkel to reopen the Brexit agreement was always going to be a tough one for Boris Johnson. Wooing Emmanuel Macron will be a whole new level.

CNN World
Aug 22, 2019

The Amazon is burning -- and humans are likely to blame
The Amazon is burning -- and humans are likely to blame.

CNN World
Aug 22, 2019

No-deal Brexit could reduce UK to 'junior partner' of US, says Macron
Trying to convince Angela Merkel to reopen the Brexit agreement was always going to be a tough one for Boris Johnson. Wooing Emmanuel Macron will be a whole new level.

CNN World
Aug 22, 2019

New video shows Titanic's shocking decay
A recent dive to the RMS Titanic show the ship is in the process of being swallowed up by the ocean floor and ravaged by metal-eating bacteria.

CNN World
Aug 22, 2019

Ocean floor is swallowing Titanic wreck
A recent dive to the RMS Titanic show the ship is in the process of being swallowed up by the ocean floor and ravaged by metal-eating bacteria.

CNN World
Aug 22, 2019

#SupportMulan campaign kicks off in China
Disney hasn't always had the easiest time in China, but amid calls to boycott the live-action version of "Mulan" the entertainment giant is getting help from an unlikely ally: Chinese state media.

CNN World
Aug 22, 2019

Cracks are appearing in an important Mideast alliance. That's bad news for Trump


CNN World
Aug 22, 2019

Rohingya say no to repatriations
Bangladesh and Myanmar were set to start repatriating Rohingya refugees Thursday, a move that has been widely resisted by many living in the sprawling camps on the border between the two countries.

CNN World
Aug 22, 2019

China's arrest of Hong Kong man puts spotlight on shared rail station
A train station in the heart of Hong Kong could soon become a symbol of Hong Kongers' worst fears about China, after the detention of a UK consulate employee.

CNN World
Aug 21, 2019

Qantas, BYD and Henderson Land Development post earnings
Asian markets were mixed Thursday as investors digested a slew of corporate earnings.

CNN World
Aug 21, 2019

Hong Kong protesters stage sit-in to mark vicious attack
A crowd of pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong staged a silent sit-in at the Yuen Long MTR station on Wednesday evening, marking a month since a group of suspected organized crime group members violently attacked demonstrators there.

CNN World
Aug 21, 2019

Russian state media celebrates Trump's comments
President Donald Trump's comments that he would like to see Russia join the G8 are being lauded on state TV in Russia. CNN's Frederik Pleitgen reports.

CNN World
Aug 21, 2019

Theron and Kidman star in movie about Fox News founder's misconduct
"Bombshell" is an upcoming movie with an all-star cast that tackles the harassment allegations against the late Fox News founder.

CNN World
Aug 21, 2019

Merkel gives Brexit ultimatum to Johnson
• The man who's the real brains behind Brexit

CNN World
Aug 21, 2019

US drone shot down over Yemen


CNN World
Aug 21, 2019

An Instagram hoax is fooling nearly everyone
Sorry, Julia Roberts, Usher, Pink, and even Governor Rick Perry -- you've been duped.

CNN World
Aug 21, 2019

How a hacked US nightclub Twitter account was implicated in China's information war
Twitter recently took down a covert network of nearly 1,000 accounts it says are tied to the Chinese government. Many, but not all, of the accounts attacked pro-Democracy protesters in Hong Kong.

CNN World
Aug 21, 2019

Venice fines architect $86K for tourist-unfriendly bridge


CNN World
Aug 21, 2019

Children in UK living in shipping containers, report finds
Children in England are growing up in shipping containers, office blocks, and bed and breakfasts, a report into youth homelessness has found, as authorities around the country struggle to combat the country's crippling housing crisis.

CNN World
Aug 21, 2019

Amazon rainforest burning at a record rate
Fires are raging at a record rate in Brazil's Amazon rainforest, and scientists warn it could strike a devastating blow to the fight against climate change.

CNN World
Aug 21, 2019

China says it has detained a UK consulate employee
• Security ramped up between China and HK

CNN World
Aug 21, 2019

Fugitive billionaire's building sold online for 'bargain' $734M


CNN World
Aug 21, 2019

The man who's the real brains behind Brexit
• Johnson's Brexit move looks doomed already

CNN World
Aug 21, 2019

Alibaba to delay second listing in Hong Kong
Alibaba has delayed plans to list its stock in Hong Kong, according to Reuters.

CNN World
Aug 20, 2019

Asian markets drift lower as all eyes turn to the Fed
Markets are entering a holding pattern.

CNN World
Aug 20, 2019

Cardinal George Pell loses appeal against conviction for child sex abuse
Former Vatican treasurer George Pell will remain in prison after an Australian appeals court rejected the disgraced cardinal's appeal against his conviction for sexually assaulting two 13-year-old choirboys in the mid-1990s.

CNN World
Aug 20, 2019

Tourists make narrow escape as rhino charges
Video shows a group of tourists being chased for over a minute by a white rhinoceros at a gaming reserve in South Africa.

CNN World
Aug 20, 2019

Italian Prime Minister says he must resign
Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte told the Italian Senate that he will resign as he launched a scathing attack on the right-wing Interior Minister Matteo Salvini who was sat beside him.

CNN World
Aug 20, 2019

Hijacker shot dead after taking 37 hostage
A man who took a bus and its 37 passengers hostage on a bridge in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro was shot dead on Tuesday by a police sniper, according to authorities.

CNN World
Aug 20, 2019

Bus hijacking standoff ends after police shoot suspect
Police have shot an armed man who was holding an undetermined number of passengers hostage on a bus hijacked on a bridge in Rio de Janeiro ending the standoff.

CNN World
Aug 20, 2019

Baidu just gave its suffering shareholders a little bit of hope
Baidu has had an abysmal year. But investors aren't ready to write off the company just yet.

CNN World
Aug 20, 2019

Twitter cracks down on state media


CNN World
Aug 20, 2019

Another massive ocean garbage patch found
Within the Atlantic Ocean is the world's only sea without shores, its borders defined by the currents of the North Atlantic gyre. The Sargasso Sea takes its name from sargassum, a free-floating golden brown seaweed that is a haven for hatchling sea turtles and hundreds of other marine species who use it to feed, grow and hide from predators. But the sargassum is now home to objects wholly unnatural too.

CNN World
Aug 20, 2019

Rape victim at center of controversial abortion trial acquitted
A young rape survivor who'd been accused of inducing an abortion and previously sentenced to 30 years in prison was acquitted of all charges by an El Salvador judge Monday at the conclusion of a retrial.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Asian markets mixed after latest trade developments, China sets key rate lower
Asian markets were mixed Tuesday as China took the next, critical step in a long-awaited money management reform, and as the United States gave the Chinese tech company Huawei a slight reprieve in Washington's ongoing trade war with Beijing.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

High schoolers seen in video giving Nazi salute and singing Nazi marching song
Another group of high school students has been caught on video giving the Nazi salute.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Russia nuclear monitoring stations go quiet after blast
Four Russia-based nuclear monitoring stations that monitor radioactive particles in the atmosphere have mysteriously gone quiet after an August 8 explosion at a Russian missile testing facility, an explosion that has sparked confusion and concerns about possible increases in radiation levels, according to the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization. CNN's Barbara Starr reports.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Turkey says convoy hit by airstrike in Syria
Turkey's Defense Ministry has condemned an airstrike in northwestern Syria that killed three civilians and injured 12 others on Monday.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Turkey says one of its convoys was hit by an airstrike in Syria
Turkey's Defense Ministry has condemned an airstrike in northwestern Syria that killed three civilians and injured 12 others on Monday.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Couple face jail for taking sand from Italian beach
We've all been tempted to bring a little bit of paradise home from our holidays. But the urge has backfired on a French couple, who are facing up to six years in prison for removing sand from a beach in Sardinia, where they had been on vacation.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

How will a no-deal Brexit hit travel in UK and Europe?
The prospect of Britain crashing chaotically out of the European Union seems increasingly likely as time goes on.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Giant hand descends on New Zealand, disturbing locals


CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

The Winklevoss twins may work with Facebook again
Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss have long been known for their legal battle with Mark Zuckerberg over who invented Facebook. That was over a decade ago. Today they have made names for themselves as entrepreneurs in cryptocurrency with a company called Gemini.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Disney reveals when its streaming service will go international
Disney has released the launch date, prices and platforms for its upcoming Disney streaming service.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

NASA joins climate change battle in Greenland
This year is set to break a record for ice melting in Greenland and NASA has sent one of its largest missions to find out how hotter ocean temperatures are contributing to the attrition of glaciers in the arctic.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Opinion: What I learned as acting CEO of Cambridge Analytica
Cambridge Analytica made many mistakes on the path to notoriety. But its biggest mistake was believing that complying with government regulations was enough and thereby ignoring broader questions of data ethics and public perception. As the man who stepped in as its CEO during one of the biggest data privacy controversies of the past decade, I should know.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Governor reveals dead politician's affair at his funeral
The governor of Nairobi has ignited an explosive debate amongst Kenyans over the issue of children born out of wedlock to powerful politicians and their lovers.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Governor reveals lawmaker's affair at his funeral
The governor of Nairobi has ignited an explosive debate amongst Kenyans over the issue of children born out of wedlock to powerful politicians and their lovers.

CNN World
Aug 19, 2019

Hong Kong's weekend of peaceful protests
Despite pouring rain, organizers estimate 1.7 million people attended an anti-government march in Hong Kong. CNN's Ivan Watson reports

CNN World
Aug 18, 2019

The great electric car race is just beginning


CNN World
Aug 18, 2019

Asian stocks start the week on a high note
Asian stocks moved higher Monday.

CNN World
Aug 18, 2019

Iranian oil tanker in standoff between UK and Iran leaves Gibraltar
An Iranian oil supertanker that was seized by the UK, a move that came amid escalating tension between Tehran and the West, was released Sunday and was moving away from Gibraltar, according to local media and maritime tracking site.

CNN World
Aug 18, 2019

Huge crowds defy police in peaceful Hong Kong protest
Hundreds of thousands of peaceful protesters of all ages returned to the streets of Hong Kong Sunday, in a massive show of solidarity for a movement that appeared on the verge of losing popular support.

CNN World
Aug 18, 2019

New Zealand finally trying to decriminalize abortion
Veronica was 21 years old and scared.

CNN World
Aug 18, 2019

No-deal Brexit report leaked as government effectively ends all EU law in UK
With less than 75 days until Britain is set to exit the European Union, a government report leaked to The Sunday Times newspaper reveals the disastrous effects a no-deal Brexit would unleash on the country.

CNN World
Aug 17, 2019

US makes last-ditch attempt to stop Iranian supertanker setting sail
The United States has unsealed a warrant for the seizure of an Iranian oil tanker anchored off the coast of Gibraltar. It is the latest twist involving the vessel at the center of a standoff between Tehran and the West.

CNN World
Aug 17, 2019

Real Madrid heads into the new season with more questions than answers
Zinedine Zidane's second coming at Real Madrid proved the Frenchman is no miracle worker.

CNN World
Aug 17, 2019

What a mysterious explosion tells us about Russia's 'doomsday weapon'
An explosion. An abruptly-canceled village evacuation. Five dead nuclear experts. And a few traces of radioactive iodine in the air over the northern Norwegian coastline.

CNN World
Aug 16, 2019

Saudi judge denies mom custody for exposing child to Western culture
American Bethany Vierra lives in Saudi Arabia where she was denied custody of her Saudi Arabian daughter Zaina by a judge for fear of exposing the child to Western culture.

CNN World
Aug 16, 2019

Goodbye, old iPhone: This could be 40X better


CNN World
Aug 16, 2019

Trump is interested in buying Greenland, but why?
President Donald Trump has expressed an interest in buying Greenland, an autonomous Danish territory. But is it even for sale and would the United States want it?

CNN World
Aug 16, 2019

Hong Kong officials deny protesters a permit for Sunday march
Hong Kong officials have denied permits for a march organized this Sunday by the same group that coordinated massive marches earlier this summer.

CNN World
Aug 16, 2019

The world's scariest roller coaster drops
Roller coaster fans savor every second of the ride, but there's something really special about that big drop.

CNN World
Aug 16, 2019

Hong Kong protesters call for 'Mulan' boycott


CNN World
Aug 16, 2019

London Stock Exchange hit by delay
The London Stock Exchange is investigating an issue that is preventing some stocks from trading.

CNN World
Aug 16, 2019

North Korea: No wish to talk with South Korea
North Korea fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the waters off its east coast Friday morning, just minutes before Pyongyang vowed to cut off dialogue with Seoul and referred to South Korean President Moon Jae-in as an "impudent guy."

CNN World
Aug 16, 2019

Trump's Israel power play puts political goals over US interests
• Israel bars lawmakers after Trump tweet

CNN World
Aug 16, 2019

Hong Kong housing in short supply
Being one of the most densely populated cities on Earth, living spaces in Hong Kong are in short supply. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Asian markets mixed as trade and recession worries linger
Asian markets were mixed on Friday as worries linger over US-China trade tensions and a global slowdown.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Thousands protest for Kashmir, ahead of Security Council meeting
Thousands of people surrounded the Indian High Commission in central London on Thursday in support of Kashmir, ahead of a planned closed-door consultation by the UN Security Council over New Delhi's decision to strip autonomy from its part of the disputed Himalayan region.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Is the 'super weapon' behind the Russia nuclear incident?
Russia is offering little information or details after a missile explosion left five scientists dead. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh takes a deeper look into what may have caused the incident.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Hong Kong police tell their side as more protests planned
• Traveling to Hong Kong? What you need to know • US may have supplied tear gas used against protesters

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Inside WeWork, one couple wields control
In the early days of WeWork, the two people most associated with the company were cofounders Adam Neumann and Miguel McKelvey. As they grew the brand, the pair was interviewed and photographed, together and separately, by numerous publications.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Seized Iranian tanker released despite US efforts to halt the move


CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Triathletes disqualified for holding hands
Two British triathletes were disqualified from an Olympics qualification race in Tokyo for crossing the finish line hand-in-hand.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Norway detects radioactive iodine
The Norwegian Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority on Thursday said "tiny amounts of radioactive iodine" had been detected at an air-filter station, one week after a mystery-shrouded explosion at a Russian military test range.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Global recession may be coming soon
On Tuesday, equity markets across the globe jumped at the news that the Trump administration would to delay some of the new tariffs on China it had announced earlier this month. But just one day later, global stock markets sold off hard due to ever-weakening economic data in Europe and Asia and further yield curve inversions.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Hong Kong spends billions to avert recession
Hong Kong is pumping billions of dollars into its economy in a bid to avert a recession as the city's political crisis disrupts business and slams financial markets.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Jet crash-lands in field after striking flock of gulls
A Russian passenger jet flew into a flock of birds then crash-landed in a cornfield just outside a Moscow airport, according to Russia's Federal Air Transport Agency.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Is Hong Kong still safe to visit?
Over the past 10 weeks, shocking images have emerged from Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests: tear gas has been fired outside shops, protesters and police have clashed in dramatic face-offs, and thousands of demonstrators occupied the city's airport.

CNN World
Aug 15, 2019

Traveling to Hong Kong? Here's what you need to know
Over the past 10 weeks, shocking images have emerged from Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests: tear gas has been fired outside shops, protesters and police have clashed in dramatic face-offs, and thousands of demonstrators occupied the city's airport.

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