The new World Happiness Report again ranks Denmark among the top three happiest of 155 countries surveyed — a distinction that the country has earned for seven consecutive years. But why?
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced Sunday that Turkish troops and their Syrian rebel fighter allies have seized control of the town center of Afrin from Kurdish YPG fighters.
Vladimir Putin is set to extend his power in Russia for another six years after winning Sunday's presidential election with a decisive 73.9% of the vote, a state-run exit poll shows.
The UK will expel 23 Russian diplomats from the country after concluding that the Russian state is responsible for the attempted murder of a former Russian spy and his daughter on British soil, a step that marks a serious escalation of hostilities between London and Moscow.
FBI agents have tried to meet a pair of self-styled "sex coaches" detained in a Bangkok jail who claim to have evidence of Russian meddling in the 2016 US election, a senior Thai official told CNN.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday said he expects Canadians in the center of the steel industry can "breathe a sigh of relief" as trade talks continue between NAFTA members.
Two dozen veterans held US flags and stood at attention as they and dozens of family and friends bid farewell to one of the nation's great war heroes.
To celebrate International Women's Day, CNN asked women around the world, "What single thing would you change to improve gender equality where you are?"
North Korea has reportedly offered up its nukes for negotiation. Here is a look at that offer, which has raised hopes for better days on the Korean Peninsula after a year of nuclear and missile tests by the North and threats of war:
A former Russian spy is in critical condition after what police in southwest England described as "suspected exposure to an unknown substance," a source familiar with the investigation told CNN.
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Italy's top football league postponed its Sunday games to mourn the loss of Fiorentina captain and Italy international Davide Astori, whose team said he died of sudden illness at the age of 31.
If you ever find yourself hanging out on Antarctica's Danger Islands, we hope you like penguins. There's a lot of them there.
A self-described Russian "seductress" is asking for US help to escape a "Thai prison" in exchange for information on alleged links between US President Donald Trump and Russia, according to her Instagram account.
The large wooden doors of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre look more like a dam holding back a flood of pilgrims seeking to glimpse the spot where many Christians believe Jesus was crucified, buried and resurrected.
Russia is playing the role of "both arsonist and firefighter" in Syria, Gen. Joseph Votel, who oversees all US troops in the Middle East, said Tuesday.