Many people are feared dead after an avalanche buried a hotel in central Italy following a series of earthquakes, Italian state media reported.
An avalanche buried a hotel in central Italy on Thursday, January 19, following a series of earthquakes in the region.
A multistory commercial building in Iran's capital, Tehran, collapsed Thursday after a fire blazed through the upper floors for hours, Iranian state media reported.
Americans views of Obamacare tilt narrowly positive, according to a new CNN/ORC poll, marking the first time more have favored than opposed the law since its passage in 2010. The shift comes at the same time more than 8-in-10 say the law is likely to be repealed and replaced by incoming president Donald Trump.
A midnight deadline has passed in the Gambia, leaving the African country in flux with two presidents and West African troops massed on the border.
At least 15 children died and 30 were injured when a school bus collided with a truck in Uttar Pradesh state in northern India on Thursday, authorities said.
North Korea may be readying two intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) for a test launch in the near future, South Korean military officials told the semi-official Yonhap news agency.
Celebrities and TV personalities on the red carpet ahead of the People's Choice Awards in Los Angeles on Wednesday, January 18.
Novak Djokovic was upset by journeyman Denis Istomin in the second round of the Australian Open on Thursday, ending his reign at the year's first major.
It was a first for the entire world: Using a controversial in vitro fertilization technique, doctors in Kiev, Ukraine, helped a previously infertile couple conceive and deliver a baby girl. Some critics say, for genetic reasons, the use of this IVF method should have been restricted to producing a baby boy.
President Barack Obama takes reporters' questions for a final time Wednesday from the White House briefing room, his last official event before Donald Trump replaces him in two days.
Nicole Gibbs was only 17 and climbing the junior tennis rankings when the online abuse began.
A day after putting in a baffling performance at the Australian Open that lived up to his bad boy tag, Nick Kyrgios received plenty of criticism.
Russian President Vladimir Putin gives Russian prostitutes a five-star review. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on the hilarious reaction.
Former president George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized, according to the Houston Chronicle and Houston TV station KHOU.
For five months, the team at Madame Tussauds has been quietly prodding, polishing and painting the face of the 45th President of the United States.
Study after study will say adding fish to your diet is a healthy move.
Hala Gorani remembers Aleppo before civil war struck in 2011; the streets, the sights, the sounds.
Blue Monday, the day reputed to be the most depressing of the year for those in the Northern Hemisphere, is here once again.
With his win of the White House, president-elect Trump has made no secret that his electoral college mandate to "make America great again" should apply to US foreign policy as well.
In Luo Wenyou's cavernous, hangar-like exhibition building in Beijing's northern Huairou district, the scents of history and engine oil are dovetailed.
A number of Morocco's riads (traditional courtyard houses) have been transformed into incredible boutique hotels in recent years, giving travelers a cultural and luxurious experience that was once off-limits.
Imagine a world where huge cities could be created with the click of a button.
No doubt Donald Trump will be showered with honors at his inauguration, but none will be quite as unique as this little moth.
When Emily McDowell was battling Hodgkin's lymphoma 15 years ago, she got sick during chemotherapy, lost her hair and was called "sir" by Starbucks baristas.
Adventure photographer Ben Adkison's work takes him to some of the most far-flung locations on the planet.
In late November, reeling from the shock of the US election, the organization that I work for -- Britain Israel Communications and Research Centre (BICOM) -- organized a conference in London with the Jewish News to discuss the likely impact of a Donald Trump presidency on Israel and the Middle East.
Virginia executed Ricky Gray, 39, by lethal injection on Wednesday evening at the Greensville Correctional Center. Virginia was to use compounded midazolam and compounded potassium chloride, as well as the paralytic drug, rocuronium bromide.
Were Hillary Clinton being inaugurated into the world's most powerful office Friday, there would be no question about Germany remaining the linchpin of trans-Atlantic relations.
It is nearly three years since Malaysia Airlines flight 370 disappeared.
We all now recognize that 2016 was a highly unusual year. Political events that we are witnessing today seemed simply impossible 12 months ago.
Yolanda ticks off the countries she and her husband have passed through in the last three months: Brazil, Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, Panama and now Costa Rica. But she is no tourist.
As Lauren Chopek painfully details her story, she does so with the reticence of a survivor, as if somehow remaining silent would have been better.
"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.
Madame Tussauds is unveiling Donald Trump's new wax model, a life sized "replica" made from intriguing materials.
After a 5.3-magnitude earthquake, an avalanche hit a hotel in the Gran Sasso mountain in central Italy. Dozens are feared dead.
Now that their dad is the President-elect, CNN takes a look at Trump's children and their background.
British Prime Minister Theresa May said parliament would vote on the final Brexit plan, and warned EU nations against trying to impose a "punitive" deal.
There are thousands of US troops in Europe for a NATO show of force. CNN's Atika Shubert explains the one thing you need to know about it.