Sat, 03 Dec 2016 12:05:32 GMT
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 02:28:15 GMTPresident-elect Donald Trump's transition is being viewed at home as chaotic, and his move from candidate to statesman is being closely scrutinized by the global media as well, particularly his communications with world leaders.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 04:45:02 GMTContinuing with the theme that paced his campaign, President-elect Donald Trump was anything but a traditional politician on Friday, holding a phone call with the President of Taiwan.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 01:57:23 GMTSingapore is scrambling to recover nine armored troop carriers that have been impounded in Hong Kong for a week after they were used in a military training exercise in Taiwan.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 05:36:28 GMT
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 01:34:10 GMTOh, not those kinds of pirates. Darn it.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:32:09 GMTAustria's far-right Identity Movement opposes globalization and "Islamization" -- but a key figure of the group says they see themselves as patriots, not neo-Nazis.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:57:55 GMTPresident Barack Obama will sign an extension of the Iran sanctions bill passed in Congress this week, White House spokesman Eric Schultz said Friday, although he called it "not necessary."
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 23:02:04 GMTThe world as we know it could come to an end this Sunday. Or it could be just another day. It depends on whom you talk to.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 14:25:14 GMTIs there any truth behind claims that the Kremlin has been using fake news to undermine the US presidential race? CNN's Jill Dougherty investigates.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:49:31 GMTThousands of refugees and migrants, most fleeing violence in the Middle East, mass at the sealed-off border, chanting "Open! Open!" They are desperate to cross into Hungary, but a razor-wire fence, temporary blockade and a line of riot police stand in their way.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 14:41:39 GMTFidel Castro's funeral will bring together an unlikely mix of world leaders, royalty, Marxist guerillas and Hollywood actors.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 17:32:53 GMTAn iron gate with the notorious Nazi slogan "Arbeit Macht Frei" stolen from a German concentration camp site most likely has been recovered.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:32:57 GMTNorth Korea has furiously criticized United Nations sanctions, accusing Security Council members of being puppets of the United States.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 13:41:37 GMTHe's the smiling, anti-refugee presidential candidate hoping to sweep into power at Sunday's Austrian election.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 11:54:38 GMTHundreds of thousands of Indonesians took to the streets Friday to protest Jakarta's embattled governor.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 10:12:08 GMTMore than two decades after her son was executed for rape and murder, Zhang Huanzhi has finally proven his innocence.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 01:08:52 GMTAt the beginning of this century, Teller and I made a TV show in which we traveled around the world watching street magicians. These weren't conjurers who worked for tourists, but the magicians who performed for locals. We spent the nights in fairly nice hotels, but the days we spent on the streets in real Egypt, real China and real India.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 04:09:53 GMTNorth Korea's 32-year-old leader is often mocked online, on TV shows and in movies, but it is believed Kim Jong Un could have 50 to 100 nuclear weapons by 2020 -- a reality that should give a chill to anyone tempted to dismiss Kim as anything less than serious. Recognizing the threat, this week the UN Security Council voted unanimously to introduce new sanctions, stating that North Korea should abandon its nuclear weapons program.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 12:15:07 GMTIn picking General Jim Mattis, President-elect Donald Trump said Thursday night that he has found his "General George Patton." Yet that label may not really capture what makes Mattis a distinctive choice. Mattis has been sharply critical of President Barack Obama's policies on Iran, and Obama's capping of troop numbers and campaign end-dates in theaters of war such as Afghanistan and Iraq. Mattis also appears to be a skeptic of the Obama-era policy of putting women into combat roles.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 01:07:32 GMT
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:38:50 GMTDon't blink. You might miss another jump in oil prices.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 12:58:59 GMT
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 23:30:03 GMTOn Christmas Eve in 1968, Apollo 8 made the first manned mission to the moon. Live broadcasting from the spacecraft was the three-man crew of Frank Borman, Jim Lovell and William Anders, and it was on that day that their journey led them to an unexpected sight.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 21:48:24 GMTTurns out we were wrong; there aren't 200 billion galaxies in the universe.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 18:21:16 GMTAstronauts on a mission to Mars will be expected to rely on their memory, multitasking and decision-making skills to handle the first manned expedition beyond the moon. But the harmful radiation from galactic cosmic rays throughout their journey could cause them to experience cognitive impairment in these key areas, as well as increased depression and anxiety, according to a new study.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 10:24:26 GMTA new phase in the continuing search for life on Mars begins this month -- adding to a fleet of spacecraft probing the Red Planet.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 20:00:01 GMTImagine something so distant that with our current technology it would take 2,400 generations to reach there -- and that's just our nearest star.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 13:04:16 GMTEver had a tube journey from hell? How about a tube journey into hell -- or out of it, depending on which way you're traveling.