Thu, 27 Oct 2016 08:39:28 GMTThe CEO of the company that owns the theme park where four people were killed Tuesday says she will donate her annual bonus to help those affected by the incident.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 06:07:17 GMTThe brother of one of four people who died in the Dreamworld theme park tragedy in Australia said his family is in "shock and mourning."
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:14:05 GMTTwo children survived a deadly ride malfunction at Australia's largest theme park, which killed four people on Tuesday.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 21:19:46 GMTThe UN World Food Programme fears "an entire generation could be crippled by hunger" as the food crisis in war-torn Yemen grows worse.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 18:43:24 GMTAfter fleeing ISIS in Mosul, 7 Christian college women hid for hours under their dorm room beds from militants after they broke into their sanctuary in Kirkuk.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 11:48:42 GMTIt is a landscape that inspires awe in those who explore its vast and varied wildernesses but few people have been quite so devoted to Patagonia as Kris Tompkins.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 08:59:19 GMTFrom the crowded streets of the Kibera slum to the steamy Mombasa coast, a peculiar trend has emerged across Kenya. Mosques are changing their traditional green facades, churches ditching their typical modest hues and are opting instead for a loud, unmistakable -- some may say ostentatious -- yellow.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 17:44:00 GMTThe UK has deployed hundreds of troops to Eastern Europe as NATO continues to bolster its presence in the face of perceived Russian provocation.
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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 13:00:23 GMTThe Afghan woman, whose striking green eyes in a National Geographic cover photo, made her face known around the world is under arrest in Pakistan.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 01:29:25 GMTMore than two thirds of the world's wildlife could be gone by the end of the decade if action isn't taken soon, a new report from the World Wildlife Fund revealed on Thursday.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 12:38:11 GMTRescuers stood by to extricate potential victims trapped by rubble after two powerful earthquakes Wednesday struck central Italy about 50 miles north of the site of a deadly August quake that killed nearly 300 people.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:55:40 GMTRickety boats that should never have sailed. Unscrupulous smugglers with no regard for life. And desperate people risking everything.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 17:55:45 GMTAnti-government demonstrators pushing for a presidential recall vote in Venezuela had a message as they marched Wednesday: We won't take no for an answer.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:52:17 GMTCNN Heroes honors everyday people who have dedicated their lives to change the world.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 13:23:19 GMTMiss Iceland has quit an international beauty pageant after she was allegedly told to lose weight.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 13:25:13 GMTCelebrated 20th century German architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe said architecture began when two bricks were put together well. This might sound simplistic, yet Mies was right -- architecture is the self-conscious act of building, not just with common sense but also with artistry.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:52:28 GMTA picnic, an afternoon of kite flying and a drug haul worth more than $5 million -- it wasn't quite the day trip Michael Vaughan had bargained for when he and his family headed to the beach.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 20:04:52 GMTOn Wednesday, the world looked on with bemusement as the British people united to bid farewell to one of their most beloved institutions: a TV show about people baking cakes.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 10:30:47 GMTAlthough climate change is thought of as simply a political football, it has been a heated topic among meteorologists for years. I, for one, have changed my conclusion over time on whether humans are responsible for the increased heat content of the Earth.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:05:36 GMTBarack Obama will probably leave office on a high. His weekly average approval rating now stands at 54%. Given the state of the economy and America's troubles overseas, the likely explanation is that voters are contrasting him favorably with the election candidates.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:49:40 GMTMiddle Eastern economies are reeling from low oil prices but that hasn't put a serious dent in Rolls-Royce sales.
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 02:20:11 GMTVenezuela is edging closer every day to its breaking point.
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.