CNN.com - Top Stories http://edition.cnn.com/index.html?eref=edition CNN.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. en-US Copyright 2014 Cable News Network LP, LLLP. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:56:32 EDT 10 CNN.com - Top Stories http://edition.cnn.com/index.html?eref=edition http://i.cdn.turner.com/cnn/.e/img/1.0/logo/cnn.logo.rss.gif 144 33 CNN.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Madeleine McCann: 6 cases linkedhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/europe/uk-portugal-madeleine-mccann/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/europe/uk-portugal-madeleine-mccann/index.html?eref=editionDetectives investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann in Portugal are looking at six more cases where a male intruder broke into holiday villas where children were staying, police said Wednesday.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:45:46 EDT Prince Charles' brother-in-law dieshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/us/prince-charles-brother-in-law-dies/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/us/prince-charles-brother-in-law-dies/index.html?eref=editionThe brother-in-law of Britain's Prince Charles died in New York on Wednesday after suffering a head injury in a fall, the prince's official residence announced.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:12:27 EDT U.S. flew Yemen troops into battlehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/world/meast/yemen-terror-operation-dna/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/world/meast/yemen-terror-operation-dna/index.html?eref=editionThe United States offered extensive assistance beyond drone strikes during a massive anti-terror operation in Yemen, including flying Yemeni commandos to a site where they killed scores of suspected al Qaeda members, a U.S. official said.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:02:19 EDT Ferry crew member hailed as heroinehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/21/world/asia/young-sewol-crew-member/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/21/world/asia/young-sewol-crew-member/index.html?eref=editionThe number of crew members charged is rising, and so is the anger that families feel. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:42:35 EDT Everest: Season may be canceledhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/21/world/asia/nepal-everest-avalanche/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/21/world/asia/nepal-everest-avalanche/index.html?eref=editionJust days away from the beginning of the busiest climbing season of the year at Mount Everest, expeditions are unsure whether climbs on the world's highest peak will go ahead.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:49:51 EDT Did Pistorius take 'acting lessons?'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/opinion/omara-pistorius-acting/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/opinion/omara-pistorius-acting/index.html?eref=editionSouth African newspaper columnist Jani Allan accused Oscar Pistorius of taking "acting lessons" before his testimony at his murder trial. Pistorius has claimed that he accidentally killed his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp after mistaking her for an intruder to his home in Pretoria. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 20:43:17 EDT Putin's strategy: Good cop, bad cophttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/opinion/motyl-putin-lavrov/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/opinion/motyl-putin-lavrov/index.html?eref=editionOn April 17, as the Russian President laid into Ukraine from Moscow, his foreign minister was signing a conciliatory deal in Geneva. So, just what is Russia up to now?Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:08:13 EDT As nuclear power dies, solar riseshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/opinion/hayes-denman-solar-power/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/opinion/hayes-denman-solar-power/index.html?eref=editionAt long last, this Earth Day we celebrate the true dawn of the Solar Age. That sunrise is hastened, here and abroad, by the slow demise of the once-touted "too-cheap-to-meter" Atomic Age of nuclear power.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:17:19 EDT How you can travel back in time http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/opinion/sussman-earth-day/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/opinion/sussman-earth-day/index.html?eref=editionQ & A with artist Rachel Sussman on her new book of photographs, "The Oldest Living Things in the World."Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:49:44 EDT Killing ourselves with antibiotics?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/opinion/blaser-antibiotic-winter/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/opinion/blaser-antibiotic-winter/index.html?eref=editionMartin Blaser says the overuse of antibiotics threatens to deplete our bodies of "good" microbes, leaving us vulnerable to an unstoppable plague--an "antibiotic winter."Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:32:51 EDT Experts: Did modifications to ferry affect stability?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/south-korea-ship-sinking/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/south-korea-ship-sinking/index.html?eref=editionA South Korean lawmaker says renovations last year expanded the top floor of the Sewol to make room for 117 more passengers.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:55:47 EDT Reclusive tycoon's home searchedhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/south-korea-ship-sinking/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/south-korea-ship-sinking/index.html?eref=editionAuthorities search the office and home of "the millionaire with no face," whose family appears to control the company that owns the sunken ferry.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:02:51 EDT Tears as bodies arrive homehttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/23/south-korea-ferry-family-grief-robertson-pkg.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/23/south-korea-ferry-family-grief-robertson-pkg.cnn.html?eref=editionFamilies of those aboard the capsized S. Korean ferry continue to grieve as the death toll climbs. Nic Robertson reports.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:51:12 EDT A procession of portraitshttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/23/id-pkg-stevens-s-korea-ferry-student-memorial.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/23/id-pkg-stevens-s-korea-ferry-student-memorial.cnn.html?eref=editionFamily, friends and strangers came to pay their respects to students lost in the ferry sinking in South Korea. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:47:56 EDT Ferry tragedy in photoshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/15/asia/gallery/south-korea-sinking-ship/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/15/asia/gallery/south-korea-sinking-ship/index.html?eref=editionWed, 23 Apr 2014 16:49:59 EDT Are more captains abandoning ship?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/21/world/asia/ship-captain-role/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/21/world/asia/ship-captain-role/index.html?eref=editionWhen the HMS Birkenhead, a British ship carrying troops, began to sink off the coast of South Africa in 1852, the captain and military officers on board famously allowed women and children to board the lifeboats first.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 02:07:42 EDT 3 Americans killed in Afghan hospitalhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/afghanistan-violence/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/afghanistan-violence/index.html?eref=editionAt least three American hospital workers in Afghanistan were killed Thursday by an officer guarding the hospital, Kabul police said.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:05:02 EDT Malaysia won't release MH370 reporthttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/malaysia-airlines-plane/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/malaysia-airlines-plane/index.html?eref=editionMalaysia has sent its preliminary report on the disappearance of Flight 370, but hasn't released it publicly. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:16:59 EDT 'Object of interest' ruled outhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/malaysia-airlines-plane/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/malaysia-airlines-plane/index.html?eref=editionA metal object that washed ashore on Australia's coast wasn't from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, officials said.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:53:28 EDT Son tells govt: 'Stop lying'http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/23/newday-sot-wang-mh370-stop-lying.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/23/newday-sot-wang-mh370-stop-lying.cnn.html?eref=editionThe son of a woman on Flight MH370 speaks to CNN's Chris Cuomo about his frustration with Malaysian authorities. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:42:07 EDT Activists: Syria drops barrel bombshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/meast/syria-unrest/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/meast/syria-unrest/index.html?eref=editionA Syrian army helicopter dropped barrel bombs on a vegetable market in Aleppo, killing 12 people, a network of opposition activists said Thursday.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:59:20 EDT Obama stands by Japan's island claimhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/obama-asia-visit/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/obama-asia-visit/index.html?eref=editionThe United States stands by its security agreement with Japan in its dispute with China over a group of islands, President Barack Obama said Thursday.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:38:08 EDT Ex-Blue Angel in harassment probehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/us/navy-blue-angels-commander/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/us/navy-blue-angels-commander/index.html?eref=editionA former commander of the elite Blue Angels is being investigated by the Navy for allegations that he tolerated a work environment that violated military policies against sexual harassment, the Navy said in a news release Wednesday.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 03:06:22 EDT Pakistan strikes militant hideoutshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/pakistan-air-strike/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/pakistan-air-strike/index.html?eref=editionPakistan's military launched a series of air strikes Thursday against suspected militant hideouts in the northern tribal area.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:17:34 EDT USPS worker jailed for stashing mailhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/justice/postal-worker-jailed-missing-mail/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/justice/postal-worker-jailed-missing-mail/index.html?eref=editionNewman, Jerry Seinfeld's diabolical nemesis and United States postal worker, was denied his dream transfer to Hawaii when the Post Office discovered he hadn't been delivering a lot of the mail he was supposed to be. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:41:45 EDT Forgery case rattles art worldhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/21/justice/new-york-art-fraud-scheme/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/21/justice/new-york-art-fraud-scheme/index.html?eref=editionSpanish art dealer Jose Carlos Bergantiños Diaz helped persuade wealthy buyers to shell out millions of dollars for works he claimed famous masters of modern art had painted.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 03:40:58 EDT Real Madrid edges Bayern Munichhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/sport/football/football-champions-league-bayern-real/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/sport/football/football-champions-league-bayern-real/index.html?eref=editionRonaldo is back to inspire Real Madrid to victory over Bayern Munich in Champions League semi-final.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:54:25 EDT Jodie Foster marries girlfriendhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/showbiz/celebrity-news-gossip/jodie-foster-married/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/showbiz/celebrity-news-gossip/jodie-foster-married/index.html?eref=editionSurprise! Jodie Foster's now a married woman. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:17:40 EDT Oscar winner named 'most beautiful'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/showbiz/celebrity-news-gossip/lupita-nyongo-most-beautiful-people/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/showbiz/celebrity-news-gossip/lupita-nyongo-most-beautiful-people/index.html?eref=editionLupita Nyong'o is having quite the ride.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:51:23 EDT Ukrainian military 'repel gunmen'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/europe/ukraine-gunmen-attack/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/europe/ukraine-gunmen-attack/index.html?eref=editionGunmen opened fire on a Ukrainian military unit in the Donetsk region overnight, Ukraine's Defense Ministry said Thursday.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 03:56:16 EDT U.S. troops enter Poland amid turmoilhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/europe/ukraine-crisis/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/europe/ukraine-crisis/index.html?eref=editionU.S. Army paratroopers are moved to Poland -- the first of what will be a "persistent presence" -- as Ukraine and Russia trade threats amid renewed tensions.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:50:10 EDT Five scenarios: War or peace?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/europe/ukraine-crisis-five-scenarios/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/europe/ukraine-crisis-five-scenarios/index.html?eref=editionUkraine's young government is running out of viable options for restoring control of eastern regions. So how will it end? CNN's Tim Lister examines five scenarios.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:10:18 EDT Deaths highlight Ukraine discordhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/23/ns-pkg-black-ukraine-slovyansk-funeral.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/23/ns-pkg-black-ukraine-slovyansk-funeral.cnn.html?eref=editionMany residents in the pro-Russian town of Slavyansk blame the deaths of three men on Ukrainian nationalists. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:51:04 EDT Dutch jets intercept Russian bombershttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/europe/russian-bombers-intercepted/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/europe/russian-bombers-intercepted/index.html?eref=editionDutch fighter jets scrambled Wednesday to intercept a pair of Russian military aircraft that entered its airspace, a fairly routine action that comes amid heightened tensions between Russia and NATO, a Dutch official said. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:33:21 EDT One day, one Earthhttp://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref=editionWed, 23 Apr 2014 12:10:33 EDT Blood moon madnesshttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/living/2014/04/15/erin-pkg-moos-blood-moon-frenzy.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/living/2014/04/15/erin-pkg-moos-blood-moon-frenzy.cnn.html?eref=editionBlood moon madness has earthlings snapping selfies. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports that's amore.Thu, 17 Apr 2014 07:35:06 EDT Haiti's clean water crisishttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/16/spc-vital-signs-clean-water-crisis.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/16/spc-vital-signs-clean-water-crisis.cnn.html?eref=editionMeet a young girl who walks for nearly two hours a day to fetch water for her family while still making time for school.Thu, 17 Apr 2014 07:30:59 EDT Corfu's amazing starry skyhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2014/03/24/vo-corfu-time-lapsed-night-sky.vasilis-metallino.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2014/03/24/vo-corfu-time-lapsed-night-sky.vasilis-metallino.html?eref=editionAstrophotographer Vasilis Metallinos and composer John Miliadis produce a film showcasing the Greek Island's night scapeMon, 24 Mar 2014 16:14:57 EDT Vacuum robot saves the dayhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/03/27/spc-make-create-innovate-roomba.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/03/27/spc-make-create-innovate-roomba.cnn.html?eref=editionNick Glass meets the inventor of Roomba, which vacuums your home effectively and completely automatically.Thu, 03 Apr 2014 12:41:32 EDT See incredible wingsuit jumphttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2014/04/03/spc-art-of-movement-wingsuit-jump-ellen-brennan.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2014/04/03/spc-art-of-movement-wingsuit-jump-ellen-brennan.cnn.html?eref=editionWingsuit BASE jumper Ellen Brennan has mastered one of the most dangerous sports in the world.Thu, 03 Apr 2014 12:41:49 EDT Saving Syria cultural treasureshttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/02/spc-inside-middle-east-syria-trasures.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/02/spc-inside-middle-east-syria-trasures.cnn.html?eref=editionThree years of conflict have left parts of Syria in ruins, CNN looks at the impact on the country's historical sites and arts.Thu, 03 Apr 2014 12:42:06 EDT Anti-Barbie doll http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/03/07/dnt-pa-artist-creates-average-doll.wtae.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/03/07/dnt-pa-artist-creates-average-doll.wtae.html?eref=editionDoll with "real" proportions gets crowd-funded in 24 hours. WTAE's Wendy Bell reports. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 10:59:26 EST Obama dreams of Jiro's sushihttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/travel/obama-tokyo-sushi-restaurant/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/travel/obama-tokyo-sushi-restaurant/index.html?eref=editionFocus is on the fish as U.S. President starts tour with visit to legendary Tokyo restaurant.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:08:08 EDT How Hollywood fares in Arab countrieshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/meast/middle-east-hollywood-films-censorship-survey/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/meast/middle-east-hollywood-films-censorship-survey/index.html?eref=editionArab residents in the Middle East and North Africa may enjoy Hollywood blockbusters, but they are also wary of the content, saying it is potentially "harmful to morality," a study finds. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:03:49 EDT Making drinking water from the airhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/tech/innovation/machine-makes-drinking-water-from-air/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/tech/innovation/machine-makes-drinking-water-from-air/index.html?eref=editionA device for extracting water from air is being used by the military -- could it help developing countries too?Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:21:08 EDT Man leaves $1,000 tip for dog's surgeryhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/living/bartender-tip-dog/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/living/bartender-tip-dog/index.html?eref=editionGood people, not to mention good tippers, do exist. Christina Summitt knows that for sure now after what happened Saturday night.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:44:19 EDT Bangladesh learned from tragedy?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/bangladesh-rana-plaza-anniversary/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/bangladesh-rana-plaza-anniversary/index.html?eref=editionDespite last year's tragedy, conditions for factory workers in Bangladesh remain perilous.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:19:05 EDT China marks 20 years of Internethttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/china-internet-20th-anniversary/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/china-internet-20th-anniversary/index.html?eref=editionWorld's largest online population celebrates 20 years of "utterly transformational" connectivity.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:19:50 EDT This video will make your heart stophttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/04/23/orig-world-record-jump-burj-khalifa-npr.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/04/23/orig-world-record-jump-burj-khalifa-npr.cnn.html?eref=editionVeteran BASE jumpers Vince Reffet and Fred Fugen break a world record by BASE jumping off the world's tallest building.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 04:23:32 EDT Can new Terminal 2 save Heathrow?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/travel/heathrow-terminal-two/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/travel/heathrow-terminal-two/index.html?eref=editionA giant whale-like sculpture says "you've arrived in the cultural capital of the world."Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:36:06 EDT India's Spider-Man looks to capture voteshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/india-spider-man-politician/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/india-spider-man-politician/index.html?eref=editionThis webslinger isn't keeping his identity secret -- he's looking for votes in the Indian elections.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 01:21:31 EDT Fastest elevator: 95 floors in 43 secondshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/world-fastest-elevator-guangzhou/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/world-fastest-elevator-guangzhou/index.html?eref=editionIn the time it takes you to skim this piece, you could travel 95 stories into the clouds on the world's new fastest elevator.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:21:47 EDT Nature -- now you're just showing offhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/travel/nature-must-see-shows/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/travel/nature-must-see-shows/index.html?eref=editionFireworks are fantastic and human endeavor has its place, but sometimes Mother Nature outshines any performance we can produce. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:23:44 EDT Lawmakers OK 'guns everywhere' billhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/us/georgia-governor-signs-gun-bill/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/us/georgia-governor-signs-gun-bill/index.html?eref=editionLawmakers let people take guns into churches, airports but not their workplace: the State Capitol.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:25:45 EDT Surviving Everest's deadliest dayhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/nepal-everest-avalanche/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/nepal-everest-avalanche/index.html?eref=editionSeconds later, ice boulders filled the valley. The Sherpa who saved him began digging for bodies.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:06:22 EDT The guy behind those Internet listshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/tech/web/david-wallechinsky-lists-internet/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/tech/web/david-wallechinsky-lists-internet/index.html?eref=editionDavid Wallechinsky didn't invent what's on the Internet. But it seems like he did.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 20:50:18 EDT Putin's strategy: Good cop, bad cophttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/opinion/motyl-putin-lavrov/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/opinion/motyl-putin-lavrov/index.html?eref=editionOn April 17, as the Russian President laid into Ukraine from Moscow, his foreign minister was signing a conciliatory deal in Geneva. So, just what is Russia up to now?Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:08:13 EDT See what to do if a ship is sinkinghttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/erin-dnt-flores-ferry-simulator.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/erin-dnt-flores-ferry-simulator.cnn.html?eref=editionCNN's Rosa Flores takes us inside a simulation of a sinking ship. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 06:45:57 EDT Breaking taboos in stardom searchhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/sport/sunday-oliseh-world-cup-nigeria-football/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/sport/sunday-oliseh-world-cup-nigeria-football/index.html?eref=editionWhen Sunday Oliseh was a young boy kicking a football around the dusty streets of Lagos, he never dreamed he would one day carry the hopes of 170 million people on the world's biggest sporting stage.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:15:56 EDT Fears over deadly water epidemichttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/americas/haitis-deadly-cholera-strike-again/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/americas/haitis-deadly-cholera-strike-again/index.html?eref=editionHaiti desperately needs clean water to avoid a new outbreak.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:04:40 EDT FBI seeks victims of global child molesterhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/justice/texas-fbi-international-child-predator-victims/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/justice/texas-fbi-international-child-predator-victims/index.html?eref=editionAlleged pedophile taught in Europe, Asia and the Mideast.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 03:56:56 EDT Boko Haram victim: No one helped mehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/africa/nigeria-boko-haram-victim/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/africa/nigeria-boko-haram-victim/index.html?eref=editionLast week Islamists snatched 230 girls in Nigeria. Daniel Ayuba relives his own nightmare when an attack shattered his leg and left 80% of his body covered in shrapnel. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:20:28 EDT Kim Jong Un: Cute kid?http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/north-korea-kim-jong-un-baby-photos.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/north-korea-kim-jong-un-baby-photos.cnn.html?eref=editionIt's not every day you get to see one of the world's most reviled dictators looking this cute.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:40:45 EDT 15 of world's most amazing theatershttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/travel/spectacular-theaters/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/travel/spectacular-theaters/index.html?eref=editionApril 23 is, according to some reports, William Shakespeare's birthday. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:36:53 EDT Who can resist the 'Kate Effect?'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/world/the-kate-effect/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/world/the-kate-effect/index.html?eref=editionIf the Duchess wears it, then your fashion career is sorted.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:10:24 EDT The world's best treatment tripshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/travel/medical-tourism-awards/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/travel/medical-tourism-awards/index.html?eref=editionFind the best destinations for medical care abroad.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 06:44:07 EDT Is this the end of the 'atomic age?'http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/opinion/hayes-denman-solar-power/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/opinion/hayes-denman-solar-power/index.html?eref=editionAt long last, this Earth Day we celebrate the true dawn of the Solar Age. That sunrise is hastened, here and abroad, by the slow demise of the once-touted "too-cheap-to-meter" Atomic Age of nuclear power.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:43:17 EDT China provides mobile inspirationhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/world/asia/china-mobile-innovation/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/world/asia/china-mobile-innovation/index.html?eref=editionChinese mobile and tech firms are leading an innovation revolution.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:49:43 EDT Royal visit echoes William's pasthttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/pkg-foster-aus-royals-visit-uluru-ayers-rock.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/pkg-foster-aus-royals-visit-uluru-ayers-rock.cnn.html?eref=editionThe Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit iconic Ayers Rock, echoing the visit of William's parents over 30 years ago.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:50:14 EDT City-sized iceberg threatens shippinghttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/world/asia/antarctic-iceberg/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/world/asia/antarctic-iceberg/index.html?eref=editionA massive iceberg with an area almost twice the size of Atlanta is moving into the ocean off Antarctica and could threaten shipping during the Antarctic winter, scientists say.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:28:38 EDT World's 33 hottest new hotelshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/21/travel/cond-nast-traveler-hot-list-2014/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/21/travel/cond-nast-traveler-hot-list-2014/index.html?eref=editionConde Nast Traveler's annual list of best debut hotels comes out. There are some surprises.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 06:12:15 EDT Nature's most spectacular showshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/travel/nature-must-see-shows/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/travel/nature-must-see-shows/index.html?eref=editionFireworks are fantastic and human endeavor has its place, but sometimes Mother Nature outshines any performance we can produce. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 06:44:20 EDT Insane rollercoasters in the United Stateshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/21/travel/best-usa-new-roller-coasters/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/21/travel/best-usa-new-roller-coasters/index.html?eref=editionYou'll flip head over heels for this summer's bumper crop of new roller coasters. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:49:46 EDT North Korea nuclear test 'quite likely'http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/intv-amanpour-paula-newtown-obama-north-korea-asia-stephen-bosworth-nuclear.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/intv-amanpour-paula-newtown-obama-north-korea-asia-stephen-bosworth-nuclear.cnn.html?eref=editionFormer U.S. Ambasador Stephen Bosworth speaks with Paula Newton about North Korea's nuclear program.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:51:06 EDT What a shot! Amazing sports photoshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/worldsport/gallery/what-a-shot-0422/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/worldsport/gallery/what-a-shot-0422/index.html?eref=editionGolfer attacked by hornets, flying gymnasts and a squirrel on the infield -- experience the sporting week in pictures.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:28:29 EDT The secret life of superyacht servantshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/21/sport/secret-life-of-a-superyacht-servant/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/21/sport/secret-life-of-a-superyacht-servant/index.html?eref=editionSee what life is like for superyacht stewardesses-in-training.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 06:03:40 EDT Car giants turn heads in Beijinghttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/21/world/asia/china-beijing-auto-show-2014/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/21/world/asia/china-beijing-auto-show-2014/index.html?eref=editionSleek, sexy supercars rub shoulders with eco-friendly rides at China's biggest auto show.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 02:27:04 EDT Making busyness his businesshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/business/maverick-slum-dweller-means-business/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/business/maverick-slum-dweller-means-business/index.html?eref=editionTry telling Buken Makokha there aren't enough hours in the day.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:01:47 EDT YouTube star buys own supercarhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/04/21/pkg-boulden-youtube-fast-cars.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/04/21/pkg-boulden-youtube-fast-cars.cnn.html?eref=editionAged 15, Paul Wallace began filming the supercars of London -- and has now made a YouTube business of it.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 05:54:27 EDT 10 things Hong Kong does besthttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/20/travel/10-things-hk-does-best/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/20/travel/10-things-hk-does-best/index.html?eref=editionLove eating? Money? Appreciate efficient population density? HK might be the city for you. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:20:00 EDT Abducted girls: Why no surprise?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/21/world/africa/nigeria-abducted-girls/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/21/world/africa/nigeria-abducted-girls/index.html?eref=editionPoor corner of Nigeria is no stranger to such brazen acts.Mon, 21 Apr 2014 21:30:50 EDT Oprah, please return this woman's callhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/18/world/africa/how-africas-oprah-conquered/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/18/world/africa/how-africas-oprah-conquered/index.html?eref=editionOprah, if you're reading this, for goodness sake return this woman's calls. Ask your assistants if there's a box of yellowing fax messages lying around somewhere in Harpo Studios -- she sent you one daily for a while.Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:54:37 EDT Why this 23-year-old has 24 kids?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/23-year-old-24-kids-rwanda/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/23-year-old-24-kids-rwanda/index.html?eref=editionYoung genocide survivors form "artificial families" in Rwanda.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:59:53 EDT 6 weeks on: No debris, oil or bodieshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/malaysia-airlines-what-if-plane-never-found/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/malaysia-airlines-what-if-plane-never-found/index.html?eref=editionMore than a month and a half into the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, the murmurs are growing louder. What if the plane is never found?Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:44:55 EDT Does Kremlin control the autocue?http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/europe/ukaine-kremlin-media-magnay/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/europe/ukaine-kremlin-media-magnay/index.html?eref=editionRussian media's consistent message: it's a fight against fascism.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:01:45 EDT Ukrainian-Russian truce shatteredhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/23/exp-lead-vo-damon-ukraine-russia-troop-shattered.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/23/exp-lead-vo-damon-ukraine-russia-troop-shattered.cnn.html?eref=editionThe truce between the two countries, sealed just last Thursday, is already shattered. CNN's Arwa Damon reports.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:08:45 EDT Scenes from the fieldhttp://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/05/world/gallery/scenes-from-the-field/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/05/world/gallery/scenes-from-the-field/index.html?eref=editionFri, 06 Dec 2013 03:12:27 EST Obama's Asia tourhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/obama-asia-visit/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/obama-asia-visit/index.html?eref=editionPresident Barack Obama arrived in Japan on Wednesday for the first part of his Asia trip that started with reassuring Tokyo of U.S. support in its bitter territorial dispute with China.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 02:04:18 EDT Ferry disasterhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/south-korea-ship-sinking/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/south-korea-ship-sinking/index.html?eref=editionThe latest news all but eliminates hopes of finding survivors on the ferry, which went down off the coast of Jindo, South Korea, last week.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:57:59 EDT Yemen strikeshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/meast/yemen-terror-operation/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/meast/yemen-terror-operation/index.html?eref=editionOfficials call the attack "massive and unprecedented."Thu, 24 Apr 2014 02:07:09 EDT China internet anniversaryhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/china-internet-20th-anniversary/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/china-internet-20th-anniversary/index.html?eref=edition"Across the Great Wall we can reach every corner of the world," read the header of the first email sent from China back in 1987.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 02:06:19 EDT From humble GIF to high arthttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/17/world/googles-new-motion-photography-prize/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/17/world/googles-new-motion-photography-prize/index.html?eref=editionWhen you think of GIFs, those never-ending sequences of looping motion, you're more likely to associate them with lightly humorous viral content than a respectable art form. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:37:32 EDT The world's top furniture fairhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/europe/too-haute-to-handle-furniture/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/europe/too-haute-to-handle-furniture/index.html?eref=editionThis year around 300,000 visitors are expected to attend the Milan's Salone del Mobile, the world's largest and most important furniture fair. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 07:02:53 EDT Rise of the mega-museumshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/world/europe/british-museum-tate-modern/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/world/europe/british-museum-tate-modern/index.html?eref=editionFrom the British Museum to the Louvre, the world's leading museums house treasured artifacts and storied works of art. They may protect centuries of culture, but they don't want to be perceived as dusty relics themselves.Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:51:38 EDT How to buy a great watchhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/03/31/world/how-to-buy-your-first-grown-up-watch/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/03/31/world/how-to-buy-your-first-grown-up-watch/index.html?eref=editionIn recent days the good and the great of the watch and jewelry industry have descended on Basel, Switzerland for Baselworld 2014—the biggest and most ballyhooed event on the industry calendar. Running until April 3, the fair is expected to attract more than 150,000 visitors, who will ogle at the latest gadgets and admire glittering new designs. Mon, 31 Mar 2014 13:40:44 EDT The 2014 Pritzker Prizehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/03/25/travel/japanese-architect-shigeru-ban-wins-2014-pritzker-prize/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/03/25/travel/japanese-architect-shigeru-ban-wins-2014-pritzker-prize/index.html?eref=editionShigeru Ban, the 57-year-old winner of this year's Pritzker Prize -- arguably the world's most prestigious architecture award -- is the Rumpelstiltskin of building design. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 06:56:25 EDT China's iconic dresshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/26/travel/cheongsam-exhibition-hk/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/26/travel/cheongsam-exhibition-hk/index.html?eref=editionIt's perhaps the most iconic scene in the most iconic Hong Kong movie of all time. Thu, 20 Mar 2014 09:02:14 EDT Buildings with a hollow middlehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/03/11/world/gallery/missing-something-11-astonishing-buildings-with-giant-holes-in-the-middle/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/03/11/world/gallery/missing-something-11-astonishing-buildings-with-giant-holes-in-the-middle/index.html?eref=editionFrom a giant ice cube to a building shaped like a coin, it seems architects are increasingly drawn to buildings you can see straight through.Thu, 20 Mar 2014 08:46:58 EDT Dark drama of Venice Carnival http://edition.cnn.com/2014/03/04/travel/whats-with-those-mysterious-masks-the-dark-drama-of-venice-carnival/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/03/04/travel/whats-with-those-mysterious-masks-the-dark-drama-of-venice-carnival/index.html?eref=editionEvery spring Halloween meets haute couture at the Carnival of Venice.Wed, 12 Mar 2014 11:15:32 EDT Female biker gangs of Marrakechhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/27/world/gallery/fashionistas-at-the-wheel-meet-the-female-biker-gangs-of-marrakech/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/27/world/gallery/fashionistas-at-the-wheel-meet-the-female-biker-gangs-of-marrakech/index.html?eref=editionThe word "motorcycle" often conjures up images of tattooed men wearing black leather jackets. Not so in Marrakech. The city's thriving bike culture includes plenty of women. With their polka dot veils and heart-shaped sunglasses, they're steering motorcycle fashion in their own direction. Fri, 28 Feb 2014 18:09:41 EST How Louis Vuitton fortune was built http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/26/business/how-a-fortune-was-made/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/26/business/how-a-fortune-was-made/index.html?eref=editionOn a breezy spring day in 1835, a 13-year-old boy from the Jura region of eastern France set out for the glittering metropolis of Paris to seek his fortune.Fri, 28 Feb 2014 18:12:43 EST Enter into Congo's cult of elegancehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/14/world/gallery/sapeurs-congo-gallery-2014/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/14/world/gallery/sapeurs-congo-gallery-2014/index.html?eref=editionKnown as "Sapeurs," these dapper dressers are part of a Congolese subculture devoted to the cult of style.Sat, 22 Feb 2014 05:43:59 EST Karl Lagerfeld on trendshttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/02/21/intv-italy-karl-lagerfeld-fashion.cnn.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/02/21/intv-italy-karl-lagerfeld-fashion.cnn.html?eref=editionMyleene Klass talks with fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld about his latest fashion style.Fri, 21 Feb 2014 16:56:38 EST A one of a kind friendshiphttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/02/21/pkg-ga-chicken-chihuahua-best-friends.hln.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/02/21/pkg-ga-chicken-chihuahua-best-friends.hln.html?eref=editionA two-legged chihuahua and a fluffy chicken have become best friends. Fri, 21 Feb 2014 08:18:08 EST World's most extraordinary hotelshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/19/travel/lonely-planet-top-hotels/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/19/travel/lonely-planet-top-hotels/index.html?eref=editionThey're not always the most popular or conventional hotels. And that's exactly what Lonely Planet's going for with its inaugural picks for the world's best accommodations.Wed, 19 Feb 2014 09:05:21 EST $1,000 tip for this puphttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/living/bartender-tip-dog/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/living/bartender-tip-dog/index.html?eref=editionGood people, not to mention good tippers, do exist. Christina Summitt knows that for sure now after what happened Saturday night.Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:46:53 EDT Stunning 'blood moon' eclipsehttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/15/world/blood-moon-irpt/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/15/world/blood-moon-irpt/index.html?eref=editionStargazers glimpsed a rare treat as a "blood moon" crossed the Earth's shadow Tuesday.Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:52:00 EDT Extreme surf photographyhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/09/travel/irpt-croman-wavephoto/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/09/travel/irpt-croman-wavephoto/index.html?eref=editionKenji Croman has broken bones, dislocated his shoulder and elbow, endured concussions and nearly drowned several times. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 03:55:11 EDT Rwanda wasn't what I thoughthttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/04/opinion/rwanda-20-years-after-genocide-irpt/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/04/opinion/rwanda-20-years-after-genocide-irpt/index.html?eref=editionWhen I first arrived in Rwanda's capital in 2012, I deliberately did not visit the Kigali Genocide Memorial. I wasn't sure what to expect, but I did not want that experience to influence how I approached the country and its people.Wed, 09 Apr 2014 08:38:54 EDT China celebrates 20 years of Internet http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/china-internet-20th-anniversary/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/china-internet-20th-anniversary/index.html?eref=edition"Across the Great Wall we can reach every corner of the world," read the header of the first email sent from China back in 1987. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 03:00:04 EDT Memories of Tiananmen protestshttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/18/world/asia/china-jaime-florcruz-tiananmen/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/18/world/asia/china-jaime-florcruz-tiananmen/index.html?eref=editionIt was 2 a.m. on Sunday April 18, 1989 when the phone rang, jolting me out of bed. I recognized the distinctive voice of the caller Jiang Liren, a student at Peking University, also known in Chinese as Beida.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:10:12 EDT China's mobile revolutionhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/world/asia/china-mobile-innovation/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/22/world/asia/china-mobile-innovation/index.html?eref=editionWith over 700 million active smartphone users, China's mobile market is insane in scale. But sheer numbers aside, what makes it really impressive?Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:04:21 EDT 10 things Hong Kong does besthttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/20/travel/10-things-hk-does-best/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/20/travel/10-things-hk-does-best/index.html?eref=editionHow can you not love Hong Kong? Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:06:57 EDT Hot cars at Beijing Auto Showhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/21/world/asia/china-beijing-auto-show-2014/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/21/world/asia/china-beijing-auto-show-2014/index.html?eref=editionDespite the Chinese leadership's austerity measures and recent reports of weak profits from Chinese car makers, the country's biggest car show opened today to much buzz.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:07:54 EDT Tiananmen still censoredhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/16/world/asia/tiananmen-square-censorship/index.htmlhttp://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/16/world/asia/tiananmen-square-censorship/index.html?eref=editionTwenty-five years ago, Chinese college students in Beijing, Shanghai, and Xi'an began gathering to publicly mourn the death of a purged high-level official, Hu Yaobang.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:09:05 EDT