A leading Serb politician in northern Kosovo was gunned down Tuesday morning, an attack that raised ethnic tensions in the Balkans and prompted the suspension of EU-mediated talks between Kosovo and Serbia
Temperatures in the remote Russian region of Yakutia have dropped to near record lows, plunging to minus 67 degrees Celsius (minus 88.6 degrees Fahrenheit) in some areas
Japan's national broadcaster NHK sent a false text alert reporting that North Korea had launched another missile. The broadcaster corrected itself moments later. The false alert comes days after Hawaii sent a similar mistaken message.
Pope Francis has begged for forgiveness for the "irreparable damage" done to children who have been raped and molested by priests, diving into a scandal that has greatly hurt the Catholic Church's credibility in Chile where he is visiting
The U.S. and the Canadian government are hosting a summit with more than a dozen other countries, devising ways to better enforce sanctions against the rogue regime; Rich Edson explains on 'Special Report.'
Japan's public broadcaster mistakenly sent an alert warning citizens of a North Korean missile launch and urging them to seek immediate shelter, then retracted it minutes later, days after a similar error in Hawaii
One of the world’s most active volcanoes, the Mayon volcano, began spewing lava and plumes of smoke. Residents of the Albay province evacuated while airlines warned pilots not to fly too close to the eruptions. Check out this video of the active volcano and impact on the region.
North Korea is sending thousands of workers to Russia, then receiving the majority of their earnings despite international sanctions. CNN's Matthew Chance has an exclusive look inside one construction site.
World Economic Forum organizers say U.S. President Donald Trump will deliver a closing address at the Davos conference next week, which will focus on "finding ways to reaffirm international cooperation on crucial shared interests."
CNN's Anderson Cooper gives an update on Monley, a boy he reported on after his parents were killed in the 2010 earthquake in Haiti. Monley is now 13 and thriving thanks to the help of an international organization for orphans.