Can Germany's 'anti-Trump' end Merkel's crisis?
Just over a year ago, Frank-Walter Steinmeier was nominated for the job of German President. "My joy at the task is great," he said in an acceptance speech in Berlin.
Opinion: Critics will miss Merkel when she's gone
In her own words, it was a day for "deep reflection." Angela Merkel was nothing if not diplomatic when she met the press early on Monday morning after her coalition negotiations had broken down with the Free Democrats and the Greens.
What next as myth implodes?
It was just before midnight on Sunday when Christian Lindner, leader of Germany's Free Democrats (FDP), made the stunning announcement that his party was pulling out of coalition talks.
Bosnian Serb commander Mladic is jailed for life
Former Bosnian Serb wartime army leader Ratko Mladic has been sentenced to life in prison Wednesday after being found guilty of genocide and other crimes against humanity over atrocities committed by Bosnian Serb forces during the Bosnian war from 1992 to 1995.
Suspects detained in German Christmas terror plot
A possible terror plot on a Christmas market in Germany was uncovered Tuesday after six Syrian nationals were detained in raids by police, a German intelligence official told CNN.
Turkish capital bans LGBT events
The governor of Turkey's capital, Ankara, has banned all public events relating to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) issues for fear they could "provoke hatred and hostility."
Amanpour: The Srebrenica genocide was a defining moment
In the spring of 1995, Gen. Rupert Smith, commander of the UN Protection Force in Bosnia, began warning that the Bosnian Serbs would soon try to take back zones that had been declared "safe" by the United Nations.
Who is Ratko Mladic?
Here is a look at the life of Ratko Mladic, former leader of the Bosnian Serb army, indicted for genocide and other war crimes.
Soccer star charged with 'deception' of referee
Everton striker Oumar Niasse has become the first English Premier League player charged under new Football Association (FA) diving rules.
Pogba highlights migrant slavery auctions in goal celebration
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba made a triumphant return to Old Trafford on Saturday, scoring for the Red Devils before dedicating his goal to migrants sold into slavery in Libya following an exclusive CNN investigation last week.
Queen Elizabeth, Prince Philip mark 70th anniversary
New portraits of Queen Elizabeth II and her husband, the Duke of Edinburgh Prince Philip, were released Monday to celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary.
Paris: Protests over CNN's migrant auctions report
Protesters gathered outside the Libyan Embassy in central Paris following an exclusive CNN investigation into migrant auctions in Libya.
Irish republican party chief plans to step down
After more than three decades at the helm, Gerry Adams announced Saturday his intention to stand down as the president of the Irish republican party Sinn Fein.
26 young migrant women laid to rest in Italy
Twenty-six matching coffins for the mostly nameless victims of the latest Mediterranean migrant disaster were lined up in two rows in the center of the main cemetery in Salerno in southern Italy on Friday.
Russia to target foreign media with new rules
Can Boris Becker remember record-breaking Wimbledon run?
The mystery of this Paris love letter
On a weekend break in Paris, filmmaker Doug Block discovered a mysterious Paris love letter, which sparked the beginning of an international quest.
Playing golf with Trump
In May 2014, we were scheduled to have our second interview with the business tycoon and TV celebrity Donald Trump at the newly-opened Trump International Golf Links outside Aberdeen, Scotland.
Master replicators 3D-print an ancient Egyptian tomb in Switzerland
It's one of the great wonders of the ancient world: the magnificent tomb of Pharaoh Seti I, the most elaborate and beautifully decorated in Egypt's Valley of the Kings near Luxor. And in an extraordinary feat of modern technology, a specialist art company, Factum Foundation, has begun a five-year project to 3D-print a perfect copy of it. The eventual aim is to install it in Egypt on a site not far from the original.
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Top La Liga coach has cancer
Sweden's 'millipede town' is moving
Gene Simmons on Prince: He 'did it all'
KISS bassist Gene Simmons speaks to CNN's Pamela Brown about his immense respect for Prince.
Mysterious fireball lights up night sky
A bright glowing object, believed to be a meteor, flashed through the atmosphere above northeast Scotland, lighting the night sky and startling residents.
The crystal Bible to last a billion years
Researchers in the U.K. have developed digital data discs that can survive possibly longer than the human race.
Cricket spaghetti sold in France
This business in northeastern France is making pasta out of creepy crawlies.
What is the European Union?
CNN's Max Foster explains the origins and founding philosophy of the European Union.
500-year-old shipwreck emerges from river
A 15th century merchant ship has been raised from a riverbed in the Netherlands.
Jews leave France in record numbers
New data from Israel shows that a record number of French Jews have left France in the twelve months since the Charlie Hebdo attacks.
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