The brother of Zhao Liping, a retired Chinese senior police chief sentenced to death for murder and corruption, is calling for a retrial of the case, saying he was abused in police custody and sentenced in a show trial
While the White House was trying to rally support for the healthcare bill, Trump was playing with trucks. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.
Russia's opposition, often written off by critics as a small and irrelevant coterie of privileged urbanites, put on an impressive nationwide show of strength with dozens of protest rallies across the vast country
The Pentagon and the Iraqi defense ministry are looking into allegations that US-led airstrikes may have killed Iraqi civilians in Mosul this month. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports.
The center-right party of former Prime Minister Boiko Borisov took the lead in Bulgaria's parliamentary election, a pair of exit polls showed, a result that if confirmed by official returns indicates support for the country keeping its European identity
Members of Pope Francis' sex abuse advisory board are vowing to press ahead with their work even with no survivors in their ranks following the resignation of Irish survivor Marie Collins
Fourteen of 29 inmates are on still on the run after escaping a Mexican prison in Ciudad Victoria by tunneling underneath the prison wall. CNN's Leyla Santiago reports.
U.S.-backed Syrian Kurdish forces say they captured a strategically important air base from Islamic State militants in north Syria in the first major victory for the group since the U.S. airlifted the forces behind enemy lines four days ago
A prominent West Bank settler says the number of Israelis living in the West Bank has soared by nearly one quarter over the past five years to over 420,000 people
Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative party has easily won an election in Germany's western Saarland state, an unexpectedly strong performance as Merkel prepares to seek a fourth term in a national vote later this year
A Cypriot fan of former soccer player and administrator Michel Platini is renewing a bid to be entered in the Guinness Book of World Records for the biggest collection of Platini memorabilia
Six aid workers were ambushed and killed in South Sudan on Saturday, the deadliest attack on humanitarian workers since the East African nation's civil war began in 2013