Devastated. Heartbroken. In mourning.
Ron Magill, Communications Director for Zoo Miami, says that the Cincinnati Zoo made the right decision in killing the gorilla in order to save the toddler.
Donald Trump took aim Sunday night at Weekly Standard Editor William Kristol, who suggested on Twitter that news of an "impressive" independent conservative presidential candidate is forthcoming.
Libertarians on Sunday selected a presidential ticket headed by former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson, who lit into presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump on immigration and a range of other issues.
Lewis Hamilton became only the 15th driver in history to win multiple Monaco Grands Prix, producing a masterclass of driving on the Côte d'Azur to claim his maiden victory in 2016.
The Syrian opposition's chief peace negotiator, Mohammad Alloush, has resigned over the failure of peace talks to end the country's civil war.
It's early evening and you're with friends, enjoying a drink or two. The sun is shining after all and it's been a long week.
A former church in the English town of Scunthorpe has been set aglow in a kaleidoscope of colors.
It's a great time to get a close-up look at Mars, even if you don't have a telescope.
A deadly ailment killed Michael Jackson and Joan Rivers -- and may have figured in the death of the rock star, Prince.
Brazilian police are searching for 33 people suspected in the gang rape of a 16-year-old as graphic video and images of the girl posted on social media have shocked the South American country.
American daredevil Jeb Corliss jumped out of a helicopter, flew out in a wingsuit and hit his apple-sized target over the Great Wall of China.
When a catastrophic asteroid hit the planet 66 million years ago, scientists believed that creatures in what we now call the South Pole fared pretty well.
I have always had a strange relationship to Portland, Oregon.
A ban on condom advertising by Pakistani authorities -- who have since backtracked on the restriction -- has sparked a debate and divided the socially liberal and conservative sides of the country.
Some kids will do anything to get out of school. Others risk their lives to get there.
President Barack Obama took a detour on his Asia trip Monday when he dined with celebrity chef and adventurous eater Anthony Bourdain in Vietnam.
Featuring invisible houses and flora-clad towers, a thirty-strong shortlist of architectural projects from around the world has been unveiled today by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) for its inaugural RIBA International Prize.
Geraldine Largay knew she was so very lost that the chances of her making it out of the thick Maine woods were gone.
If researchers seem a bit, well, voyeuristic with regard to people's sex lives, there's good reason for it: In heterosexual marriages, the happier people are with the sexual lives, the happier they are with their relationships. And if you want to know how much a newlywed couple is enjoying and having sex — and really, who doesn't — then look at their personalities.
Mohammad al-Sheikh's flexibility is nothing short of amazing. The 12-year old has already starred on TV, now he's aiming higher.
Researchers have found mysterious man-made structures from 176,500 years ago in a cave in southwest France.
Africa's largest economy is facing a serious tomato shortage. A great part of its crops have been destroyed by a deadly moth.
EgyptAir Flight 804 vanished from radar on its way from Paris to Cairo with 66 people aboard.
Surveillance video shows how a motorcyclist cheated death from an overturning heavy-duty truck in east China's Fujian Province.
CNN's Nick Paton Walsh explains how the changing leadership and conflict have changed the Taliban.
Icy temperatures, fierce winds and limited oxygen: The world's highest peak is an inhospitable place for any living thing, and danger is inherent in trying to climb it.
CNN's Nick Paton Walsh travels with the Libyan immigration police inside a warehouse of migrant hopefuls they raided.
Two divers have discovered a treasure trove of coins and sculptures in the shallow waters of the ancient Roman port of Caesarea, on the Mediterranean Sea.
The final event of the Women's Sevens Series takes place in Clermont, France, from May 28-29.
The annual Al-Gaffal dhow race is Dubai's way of honoring its roots in the pearl trade.
Take a look at 30 amazing sports photos from May 17 through May 23.
The legal controversy surrounding North Carolina's "bathroom bill" is not about bigotry. To be sure, unequal treatment of and discrimination against the transgender community could be one of the intended consequences of what is being proposed. But ultimately, the legal battle being forged between the Department of Justice's Civil Rights Division and the State of North Carolina is an issue of separation of power. And it's not clear that this is a battle that the Justice Department can win.
The crash of EgyptAir Flight 804 early Thursday and the recovery of some wreckage Friday was a tragic end to a week that had begun with viral video of huge lines at Transportation Security Administration checkpoints in the United States. These two developments have understandably raised two related questions about aviation security: Are we doing the right things, and are we doing the right things right?
Well, it's that time again. Every four years, like clockwork, the big talk pronouncements begin: the promises soon to be left unfulfilled, the bellicose hype that months from now will be long gone and gladly forgotten. All the chest-thumping and jingoism that we are seeing right now will just melt away and we will go back to business as usual.
U.S. President Barack Obama is in Vietnam forging stronger ties with a country that was the scene of bitter conflict just over 40 years ago.
Donald Trump is in a spot all too familiar to other politicians, but unusual for him: He needs to regain his footing after a tough few days.
The disappearance of EgyptAir Flight 804, which vanished from radar on its way from Paris to Cairo early Thursday, has once again prompted people to ask a question that looms in the back of the mind of many travelers: Is flying really safe?
In their art, Tayeba Bagum Lipi and Mahbubur Rahman highlight the experiences of Dhaka's alienated hijra community.
Harmony of the Seas sets off on its official maiden voyage on May 29
The world's largest blue diamond, an extremely rare gem known as "The Oppenheimer Blue", sold for $57.5 million at Christie's Geneva Wednesday night, making it the most expensive diamond ever to be sold at auction.
Scientists at Georgia Tech have developed technology that allows dogs to trigger audible cues or send text message alerts.
Today, between 59 and 67.2 million refugees, asylum seekers and internally displaced persons are trapped in a state of temporary permanence. Sean Anderson of the Museum of Modern Art in New York explains why innovative architecture must be part of the solution.
Exclusive hotels-within-hotels are popping up at select properties across North America.
Palm oil is used in many of our everyday products, but high demand has displaced thousands, say activists.