An earthquake, about 10 kilometers deep, has shaken central Italy. Here's what we know:
A 6.2-magnitude earthquake hit southeast of Norcia, Italy, according to the United States Geological Survey.
The devastating 2010 earthquake in Haiti tops the list of 10 deadliest earthquakes, according to the United States Geological Survey.
Turkey has launched a military operation against ISIS in the north of Syria, Turkish state media has reported.
James Feigen becomes third US swimmer to apologize for altercation in Rio gas station.
Despite repeated denials, China's track record points to participation in cyber espionage
The Iraqi Army Humvees barreled across the Nineveh province moonscape toward the town of al-Qayyara, the next front line in the military quest to dislodge ISIS from the sprawling city of Mosul.
A boy stands shaking in the street. Fear etched across his face. Two men flank him on either side as a third rips through the boy's Barcelona football shirt to reveal what appears to be an explosive belt.
It is a slow and cumbersome descent hindered by head-to-toe protective suits. A wooden ladder dips down the side, as two researchers in white suits and respirators make their way into Grootboom cave in South Africa.
Pills containing deadly opioid Fentanyl, which killed Prince, were mislabeled, according to a newspaper report; whoever provided them to the performer could face a long prison sentence, says Danny Cevallos
Want greater success in your career and your love life, as well as a healthy brain long into old age? Try learning a second language
Caught between modernity and 20,000 years as hunter-gatherers, the San people sit at a crossroads.
More than half of all sex trafficking victims in Canada are indigenous people. The reasons are rooted in a legacy of poverty, racism and abuse.
Donald Trump launched his presidential campaign by promising to build a "great, great wall" on the US southern border -- and make Mexico pay for it -- while painting undocumented Mexican immigrants as criminals and rapists.
Less than three months before the US presidential election, it isn't looking good for Donald Trump.
The Japanese surgeon who gifted the Nigerian Olympic football team nearly $400,000 said they would have received the money even if they didn't win a medal.
For every Russian gold medalist in Rio, Vladimir Putin penned a personalized note published on the Kremlin's website.
Robert DeNiro, 73, is one of the busiest actors in showbiz, and he's not slowing down.
A comedian's pun about organ donation has been judged to be the funniest at this year's Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
They are some of the most eye-catching buildings in the world: spiraling skyscrapers that twist and turn as they extend into the sky.
Dressed in black and purple pajamas with keycards around their necks, two Japanese businessmen sip whiskey in a Tokyo hotel lobby bar.
From the vast, modern structures that make up Singapore's Gardens by the Bay to the historic Palm Houses at Kew, we unpack the enduring appeal of encasing nature in glass.
Following in the footsteps of his father Mickey, Danny Thompson took his piston-driven "Challenger 2" streamliner out to Utah's Salt Flats to attempt to set a new land speed record
Andre Agassi's body will always bear the scars of 21 years on the unforgiving tennis circuit, the days when he pounded his opponents into submission with his relentlessly aggressive baseline game.
So Rio pulled it off, successfully delivering perhaps the most doubted Olympic Games of the modern era.
If you had no home insurance, what would you do if a fire destroyed you life's possessions?
If the numerous elaborate mazes and labyrinths constructed across the world are any indication, there's a certain appeal to the feeling of being lost.
Lockheed Martin's F-35B Lightning II made its the international airshow debut at the Farnborough airshow. It was all captured on a thermal camera.
One of the world's largest and most valuable pearls was left forgotten under a bed for more than 10 years, its owner told CNN.
A seal narrowly escaped being eaten by some hungry killer whales on Monday.
Twenty-five years ago this month, the Soviet Union was falling apart. A short-lived coup against the last Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev, had failed, but some of the republics that made up the continent-spanning nation had declared independence.
A driving technique known as 'hypermiling' can reduce the fuel consumption of any car by a third, and cut down on harmful emissions in the process.
Last week, Donald Trump made headlines when he detailed his latest immigration proposal: an "ideological test" for immigrants. But while he was right to look to the Cold War for insights on today's ideological struggle, his focus on the exclusion of communists misses the point. Instead, he would have done better to focus on a more effective pillar of the Cold War: accepting vast numbers of refugees from areas controlled by our enemies.
Is it right to be angry that a Good Morning America anchor used the outdated term, for which she apologized? John McWhorter says it doesn't carry the negative connotation of the n-word
Donald Trump is making his pitch to African-American voters in these terms: "What the hell do you have to lose?"
The Rio Olympics are over, to perhaps a more collective sigh of relief than pure joy. The pre-Games fears of security lapses, excrement-filled waters, spread of Zika virus and unfinished infrastructure didn't quite materialize. The biggest scandal over the 17 days turned out to be an exaggeration/distortion/lie about an alleged armed robbery involving a decorated Olympic athlete.
A group of undercover officers in Winnipeg, Canada, is leading a new way to fight human trafficking -- firmly focused on helping victims.
"When I woke up I didn't know that I was in China."
Across the U.S., there is a movement to prioritize human trafficking prevention in our nation's communities. Schools, youth service programs, juvenile corrections services, group homes, and other youth-oriented spaces have begun to recognize their great potential to empower youth to stay safe from exploitation.
What does it sound like inside Norma Bastidas' head?
From burning oil to impair the visibility of coalition aircraft and drones, to underground tunnels and home-made weapons, CNN's Arwa Damon explains ISIS' latest battle tactics in Iraq.
A video posted by the Aleppo Media Center shows a little boy being carried from the rubble after an airstrike.
The WWF estimates that 50% of the world's coral reefs has disappeared in the last 30 years. One group of international experts - including D-Shape, Reef Design Lab and Reef Arabia - is using 3D printing to replace damaged reefs around the world.