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Vietnam’s Floating Pocket of Paradise

Tucked away in the northern region of Vietnam sits Lan Ha Bay, an isolated lagoon home to over 400 scattered islands and beaches.

The Latest: New execution date required for…

The state of Alabama must seek a new execution date for a condemned inmate if it still wants to execute him following an unexpected postponement

Florida man screams, yells 'murderers!' as he's…

Florida inmate lets out blood-curdling scream, yells 'murderers!' as he's executed for 1993 rape and killing; authorities say 'no indication' last actions caused by lethal injection

Father defends son accused in slaying of…

An Alabama man is defending his son, who's accused of murder in the slaying of his exhibitionist wife

Donors pledge $510 million to West Africa's Sahel…

Donors pledge $510 million to West Africa's Sahel region facing a growing jihadist threat

Ex-deputy caught stealing on his own body cam gets probation

A former Florida sheriff's deputy who was caught by his own body camera stealing cash from a driver he arrested has been sentenced to four years of probation

Airbnb Appeals To Luxury Market With 'Airbnb Plus'

Airbnb says it has verified the best homes and hosts with their luxury option, Airbnb Plus.

Trump to announce new NKorea sanctions

The Trump administration is hitting 56 vessels, shipping companies, and trade businesses with sanctions in the latest bid to turn up the pressure on North Korea over its nuclear program, according to a senior administration official

This week in odd news: Skunk fire, sleepwalker, T…

This week in odd news: Bicyclist blames Waze for directing him into Lincoln Tunnel; 11-year-old Pennsylvania Boy Scout called for jury duty; Student calls 911 from school, says he was sleepwalking; Nothing to see here! Police clear T-Rex walking student

Breeders flock to first Iraq beauty pageant for…

Pigeon breeders show off their prized 'fancy' birds hoping to sell for thousands of dollars.

Brexit already affecting migration and labour market

Brexit is a little more than a year away but there is mounting evidence it's already having a major impact on the number of European citizens looking to live and work in Britain

Prosecutors: Victims in fatal shooting not intended targets

Authorities say a gunman who fatally shot a 10-year-old boy and wounded his mother at their New Jersey home was trying to hit someone else there when he opened fire

Pop Culture Reopens '90s Mysteries, Like Heaven's…

The dead bodies found in a California home in 1997 were a mystery. It's just one of the '90s enigmas being relooked at today.

Anchor, CPAC founder spar over gun control

American Conservative Union Chairman Matt Schlapp and CNN's Alisyn Camerota get in a heated debate on the correlation between crime and gun control.

Steve Jobs' Job Application From 1973 Had Some…

A resume filled with typos from an applicant who said he had no phone and probably no way to get to work normally wouldn't end up anywhere else but the trash can, but in this case, it might fetch as much as $50,000 at auction. That's because it's the...

This rare medical condition changes your accent

Imagine going to bed with a headache and waking up with a British, Irish or Cajun accent. CNN's Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta explains the rare condition known as foreign accent syndrome.

Trump Has Another Idea to 'Harden' Schools

President Trump has proposed a pay rise for teachers—armed ones, that is. The president said Thursday that arming teachers would make schools "hardened targets," and teachers who undergo weapons training and carry guns should get a bonus, CNN reports. "These people are cowards. They're not going to walk into...

Nude Photos May Show Mayor's Affair Was a Crime

Investigators in Tennessee say nude photos recovered from a former police officer's phone could be evidence of two crimes—or possibly three, since Nashville Mayor Megan Barry says if the photos are of her, they were taken without her consent. In an affidavit, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says photos...

GOP, Dem governors push national health care…

A bipartisan group of governors says the two parties can and should work together to improve the nation's health care system.

US Embassy in Montenegro reopens after bomb…

The U.S. embassy in the Montenegrin capital of Podgorica has reopened a day after an ex-Yugoslav soldier hurled a bomb into the compound and then killed himself with another one