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Man City inches closer to back-to-back titles

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 22:46
Manchester City cleared a major hurdle in the quest to win back-to-back English Premier League titles for the first time in its history with a battling 2-0 victory at the home of crosstown rival Manchester United on Wednesday.

Two bombers were sons of Sri Lanka spice tycoon, sources say

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 17:16
Two of the suicide bombers involved in the Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka were members of a prominent and wealthy family in Colombo, sources have told CNN, in a development that has rocked the small Muslim community in the city.

Kim arrives in Russia after 9-hour train journey

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 17:00
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is headed to Russia for his summit with Vladimir Putin, the North Korean state news agency KCNA said Wednesday.

Sri Lanka attacks: Father tormented after losing two children

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 15:53
Matt Linsey's face is peppered with minute scars from the shrapnel and debris that hit him, as he recalls the split-second decision he and his two children made to run, rather than hide, just after the first of two bombs went off.

The most beautiful places on Earth

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 14:42
The world's a spectacular place, full of hidden and overt beauty in every corner. But beauty's also subjective. It'd be impossible to get a unanimous decision on the most beautiful places around the world -- but we think this list is a good start to plan your travels.

The fastest ever Premier League goal ... don't blink

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 14:35
It only takes a second to score a goal, legendary football manager Brian Clough once famously opined.

Europe's oil giants get the climate message

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 13:40
Equinor just became the latest European energy company to cave to investor pressure over climate change.

51 people killed in South Africa floods

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 13:31
Fifty-one people have died in floods that ravaged parts of the coastal province of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa's southeast, local authorities said.

'Trump Baby' blimp will fly again in the UK

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 11:12
Donald Trump is coming back to London -- and so is the "Trump Baby" blimp. A 20-foot-tall balloon depicting the United States President as a wailing baby in a nappy will fly over London again during his upcoming state visit in June, protesters have confirmed.

Rod Stewart pays tribute to first Briton to lift European Cup

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 10:45
Billy McNeill, the first Briton to lift the European Cup when Celtic won the competition with a team of homegrown players in 1967, has died at the age of 79.

Duterte threatens 'war' with Canada over trash

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 07:24
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has threatened to "go to war" with Canada if the country doesn't take back tons of trash a Canada-based company had shipped to Manila several years ago.

Search closes in on missing Japanese F-35

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 04:27
Search efforts may be closing in on the wreckage of a Japanese F-35 stealth fighter that crashed into the Pacific Ocean two weeks ago, perplexing investigators and raising questions about the reliability of world's most-advanced warplane.

Death toll rises to 16 after earthquake in Philippines

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 03:26
At least 16 people have died after the Philippines was rattled by two major earthquakes, authorities said on Tuesday.

Analysis: A Trump visit is the last thing the UK needs right now

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 00:45
Things haven't been going terribly well in the UK of late.

A visual history of female rage

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 00:33
In the wake of the Kavanaugh hearings last September, I developed a new self-care routine: I put on a sheet mask, cue up some soothing music, and look at paintings of murderous women.

More than 50 miners trapped and feared dead

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 23:55
More than 50 people are missing and feared dead after a mudslide buried workers at a jade mine in Myanmar's Kachin State, according to reports.

ISIS suspect gave advance warning of Sri Lanka bombings, source says

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 21:35
Early warnings from India's intelligence services to Sri Lankan officials ahead of the Easter Sunday bombings were based on information gleaned from an ISIS suspect, CNN has learned.

Woman, 57, arrested over journalist's death

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 18:19
A dissident Republican group called the New IRA has admitted responsibility for the killing of Northern Ireland journalist Lyra McKee during rioting last week and apologized to her family, according to The Irish News, which published the statement from the group on Monday.

Saudi Arabia executes 37 people, crucifying one, for "terrorism"

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 15:43
Saudi Arabia has executed 37 men convicted of terror-related crimes, the kingdom's official news agency said Tuesday.