(CNN) Eight miners have been rescued and 21 remain trapped in a coal mine that flooded in northwest China's Xinjiang region, Chinese state news agency Xinhua reported on Sunday, citing a local emergency department. A part of the mine flooded leading to powe...
(CNN) The United Arab Emirates has not proven that Princess Latifa bint Mohammed Al Maktoum, the missing daughter of Dubai's ruler, is alive, the United Nations has said. The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) said Frida...
Wiradjuri woman Rebecca Maher died in a police cell from "mixed drug toxicity" in New South Wales, Australia, in 2016. The Royal Commission sought to reduce Indigenous deaths in custody with 339 recommendations, including many that sought to keep First Nati...
London (CNN) The death of Prince Philip , the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, on Friday has set in motion a carefully orchestrated, days-long event that will culminate with his funeral. CNN understands that the Queen must sign off on any proposals and it's n...
(CNN) Canada's third wave of the pandemic is now more serious than the previous two, as hospitalizations and critical care admissions spike and the vaccine rollout is unlikely to change things over the next few weeks. "The end is definitely in sight but we'...
(CNN) For over a week, riots have marred the streets across five cities and towns in Northern Ireland. The escalating unrest threatens to undermine the region's fragile peace between pro-British loyalists who want to remain part of the United Kingdom, and p...
(CNN) Clashes between rival groups have so far claimed at least 125 lives and left 208 others injured in the volatile west Darfur region of Sudan, according to the Western Darfur State Doctors Committee. The violence has continued in El Geneina city, the ca...
This is the paradox around Russia 's visible buildup in its west, not far from the Ukrainian border . These led to open-source intelligence sleuths @CITeam_en spotting a congregation of likely hundreds of vehicles not far from the Russian city of Voronezh....
Photos: Prince Philip's life in pictures Britain's Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, poses in his military dress uniform circa 1990. Hide Caption 4 of 49 Photos: Prince Philip's life in pictures Prince Philip sits with his fiancee, Princess Elizabeth, i...
Written by By Mia Alberti Jack Guy, CNNA group of archeologists has found the largest ancient city ever discovered in Egypt , dating back 3,000 years. The city, named "The Rise of Aten," was discovered under the sand on the western bank of Luxor, lead arche...
(CNN) Last year, more than 43,400 politicians in Brazil declared themselves to be a different race than in previous election years. Since 2014, Brazil has required electoral candidates to declare their "color/race," picking from among "Black," "White," "Bro...
(CNN) A Japanese woman whose lungs were severely damaged by Covid-19 has received what doctors say is the world's first lung transplant from living donors to a recovered coronavirus patient. Kyoto University Hospital said the woman underwent an 11-hour oper...
Seoul (CNN) South Korea unveiled its homegrown supersonic jet fighter on Friday, joining an exclusive club of military aviation giants and setting the stage for a $5.2 billion program it hopes will be a top export driver and jobs creator. Once operational,...
Photos: Aung San Suu Kyi Aung San Suu Kyi poses for a portrait in Yangon, Myanmar, in 2010. Hide Caption 4 of 37 Photos: Aung San Suu Kyi Suu Kyi poses for a photo in June 1989. Hide Caption 5 of 37 Photos: Aung San Suu Kyi Suu Kyi addresses a crowd of supp...
Roger Brooks is the President and CEO of Facing History and Ourselves, an international non-profit educational organization. View more opinion articles on CNN. (CNN) Thursday is Yom HaShoah or Holocaust Remembrance Day -- a time when our country joins other...
New York (CNN Business) Costco diehards, don't fret: The beloved food court, known for its $1.50 hot dog and soda combo and giant menu boards, is coming back to life, albeit slowly. Costco shut down seating areas in food courts when the pandemic spread thro...
(CNN) Hungary's Minister of Foreign Affairs has questioned the European Union's "freedom of expression" after a Hungarian goalkeeping coach was sacked by his German club over homophobic and xenophobic comments. German Bundesliga club Hertha Berlin sacked go...
(CNN) The Grevy's zebra, covered in white and black stripes, may not look dissimilar to the common zebra. But there are clear differences -- especially to someone like Sheila Funnell, who has dedicated her life's work to its protection. This subset is the l...
During a second attack, a water tower was hit and a few rounds landed on the base, though no US personnel were killed or injured. The US wants to keep an intelligence presence in Afghanistan, two sources familiar with the matter said. The State Department h...
Dublin, Ireland (CNN) Parts of Northern Ireland saw their sixth consecutive night of violence Wednesday as unionists and nationalists clashed with police and each other. In west Belfast on Wednesday, rioters clashed along the so-called "peace line" dividing...