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Suspect in Benghazi attack found dead

Suspect in Benghazi attack found dead

Faraj al-Shibli, who was suspected of involvement in the 2012 attack on the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, has been found dead, a Libyan source and locals in the town of Marj said.
Cease-fire attempt ends as Israeli airstrikes resume

Cease-fire attempt ends as Israeli airstrikes resume

The Israel Defense Forces confirmed that airstrikes against targets in Gaza have resumed, after a cease-fire attempt that lasted about six hours. A CNN crew witnessed at least five airstrikes Tuesday as the cease-fire was lifted.
Malala Yousafzai in Nigeria for #BringBackOurGirls

Malala Yousafzai in Nigeria for #BringBackOurGirls

Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl who survived an attack by the Taliban, is meeting the President of Nigeria as she visits the country in support of more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls.
Pistorius returns to Twitter with photos, prayer

Pistorius returns to Twitter with photos, prayer

 Oscar Pistorius returned to Twitter Sunday afternoon -- the first time since Valentine's Day of this year, which marked the one-year anniversary of his girlfriend's death.
Pull up a chair with Paddington Bear: Book benches hit London

Pull up a chair with Paddington Bear: Book benches hit London

As part of a scheme to encourage reading, 50 benches designed in the style of popular novels or kids' stories have been scattered around London.
Costa Concordia: Wrecked cruise ship floating again, but victim still missing

Costa Concordia: Wrecked cruise ship floating again, but victim still missing

The last time anyone saw Russel Rebello alive, he was near the stern of the Costa Concordia, helping passengers into rescue boats.
World Cup final: Germany defeats Argentina in extra time

World Cup final: Germany defeats Argentina in extra time

Better late than never -- Germany won its fourth World Cup after a tense 1-0 victory over Argentina on Sunday.
World Cup: Germany and Argentina face date with destiny

World Cup: Germany and Argentina face date with destiny

It is the scenario Brazil had always feared -- the $11 billion party where the neighbors come round and trash your newly spruced up home.
Pope calls for Middle East cease-fire

Pope calls for Middle East cease-fire

Pope Francis called for a cease-fire in the Middle East before Sunday's Angelus prayer and said his meeting in June with the presidents of Israel and the Palestinian Authority was not a waste of time.
John Kerry joins world powers for Iran nuclear talks

John Kerry joins world powers for Iran nuclear talks

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Austria on Sunday for talks with five other world powers and Iran on Tehran's nuclear program.
Gaza deaths mount as Israel, Hamas battle it out with rockets, airstrikes

Gaza deaths mount as Israel, Hamas battle it out with rockets, airstrikes

Eight activists formed a human shield outside a hospital in Gaza Saturday, a doctor said, as Hamas and Israel battled it out with rockets and airstrikes.
Kerry works overtime to avoid another Afghan powder keg

Kerry works overtime to avoid another Afghan powder keg

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry extended his stay in Afghanistan on Saturday, as he sought to broker a deal to end an election crisis amid fears the country could descend into bloody chaos.
Earthquake rocks region of northern Japan; tsunami advisories issued

Earthquake rocks region of northern Japan; tsunami advisories issued

A 6.8-magnitude earthquake early Saturday struck offshore not far from Fukushima, Japan -- the epicenter of a nuclear crisis following a massive 2011 earthquake and tsunami -- the Japan Meteorological Agency reported.
World's tallest water slide to open this week

World's tallest water slide to open this week

(CNN) -- When no one wanted to build the world's tallest and fastest water slide, Jeff Henry built it himself.
The summer of Supermoons is here

The summer of Supermoons is here

What's better than a "supermoon"? Three Supermoons! The full moons of summer this year -- July 12, August 10 and September 9 -- will all be Supermoons, as NASA calls them.