Report: Dozens killed, injured in China terror attack


(CNN) — A gang wielding knives and axes attacked civilians, a police station, government offices and smashed vehicles in a restive region of China, the country’s state-run Xinhua news agency More...

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Buzz Aldrin: After moon, Mars


Editor’s note: Buzz Aldrin, best known for his Apollo 11 moonwalk, holds a doctoral degree in astronautics. He is co-author with Leonard David of “Mission to Mars: More...

Why neon lights are dying


(CNN) — A few years ago, Brian Daniel was driving around Los Angeles when he spotted a neon sign for a random storage facility. The red stick figures carrying yellow boxes More...

Do we need to go back to the moon?


The Art of Movement is a monthly show that highlights the most significant innovations in science and technology that are helping shape our modern world. (CNN) — “Neil More...


Migrant benefits crackdown to be examined by EU

David Cameron’s plan to cut benefits to European nationals is to be examined by the European Commission to check it does not breach EU law. … Photo from More...

One widow left the Tories more money than all of their membership subscriptions in 2013

Conservative headquarters received more money in 2013 from one widow’s estate than from its entire membership subscriptions. … Photo from This a non-commercial More...

The Britain of our youth was intolerant, now we find Farage intolerable | Harry Leslie Smith

  Ukip thinks seniors will succumb to prejudice like it were a bout of shingles. But most of us are inoculated against More...

This is the real face of Iranian women | Haleh Anvari

   By posting hijab-less photos onto a ‘stealthy’ Facebook page, Iranian women are reclaiming More...

Column: No need for rush to judgment on Qatar

Secret slush funds, junkets, gifts and payments to football officials. At first glance, the latest allegations...

globe_default Iran reports its first 2 cases of MERS virus

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran has recorded its first two cases of the potentially fatal Middle...

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Iran has recorded its first two cases of the deadly MERS virus, both among patients who...

Astonishing origami


(CNN) — When origami enthusiast Uyen Nguyen discusses her art, you quickly understand that it is about More...

Philippine school boats bring hope

Editor’s note: From the economy and infrastructure to entrepreneurship and development, CNN reports from across the Philippines and the World Economic..

Elections split the glamorous denizens of Bollywood along political lines

NEW DELHI — When the hashtag #BollywoodSplit started trending recently on Twitter, people might have assumed it referred to the romantic..

Agriculture: Farming zones to fight rising imports


The main policy of the government’s agricultural plan is the creation of 20 agro-industrial parks, but More...

South Africa’s ANC prefers local buyer for Amplats mines

South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) would like a local company to buy mines being sold by Anglo American Platinum..

US-Africa summit: Congress and the last hurdle

After repeated calls to make Africa a priority, it is the hope of many that the 2014 US-Africa Leaders’ Summit (ALS)..

Hope, despair: U.S. border children

hope-despair-u-s-border-children (CNN) — Hope is a wonderful thing when it spurs struggling people to aspire to better circumstances and a more promising..

Official trailer for ‘Batkid Begins’

official-trailer-for-batkid-begins (EW) — Miles Scott, the 5-year-old leukemia survivor better known as “Batkid,” won over the hearts of San Francisco (and pretty..

Self-healing buildings, bodies, and machines

(CNN) — Crumbling buildings, burnt-out PCs, potholes, and cracked smartphone screens — all these damaged goods could soon be distant memories,..

Breast cancer drug price cut urged

Campaigners are urging pharmaceutical giant Roche to lower the cost of a pioneering new breast cancer treatment as the NHS drugs..

Troicki back from doping ‘hell’

Follow us at @WorldSportCNN and like us on Facebook (CNN) — Languishing in the tennis equivalent of purgatory, the road to..