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This is what the Black Lives Matter protests look like in Australia

Protesters have gathered in major cities across Australia demanding justice over minority deaths in police custody in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement.

Published on 6 June 2020 | 7:49 am

A brutal afternoon of carnage: Three Chinese nationals murdered and burned in Zambia

The trail of blood outside the warehouse door was the only immediate sign that a murder had taken place.

Published on 6 June 2020 | 12:20 am

See landslide sweep houses into the sea

Several houses have been swept into the sea following a powerful landslide in northern Norway. Authorities say no one was harmed during the incident.

Published on 5 June 2020 | 12:57 pm

Prince William has been secretly volunteering for a mental crisis hotline

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, revealed he has secretly been volunteering to assist people struggling with mental health issues during the coronavirus lockdown.

Published on 6 June 2020 | 4:35 am

'Band of Brothers' actors retell harrowing D-Day stories

'I slammed into the ground in a real hurry'

Published on 6 June 2019 | 2:30 am

Google will give every employee $1,000 to WFH. Its head of wellness explains why

Most of Google's US workforce has been working remotely since March due to the coronavirus. And last month, CEO Sundar Pichai said he expects most employees will largely be working from home for the rest of the year.

Published on 4 June 2020 | 10:59 pm

Mukesh Ambani lands $1.2 billion for Jio from Mubadala

Asia's richest man, Mukesh Ambani, has just landed another $1.2 billion for his global tech ambitions — this time from Abu Dhabi's sovereign wealth fund.

Published on 5 June 2020 | 8:16 am

Why oil rich UAE is developing nuclear power

The United Arab Emirates is embracing nuclear power as a major source of its energy, at a time when several countries are moving away from it. CNN's John Defterios reports on the strategy to diversify.

Published on 18 May 2020 | 1:26 pm

Germany hands out cash for electric cars

Germany is spending billions of euros on subsidies that will slash the price of electric cars as part of a huge economic stimulus package that could help automakers such as Volkswagen to sell vehicles that are better for the environment.

Published on 4 June 2020 | 10:09 pm

Why Ben & Jerry's statement on white supremacy is so extraordinary

Let there be no doubt where Ben & Jerry's stands.

Published on 5 June 2020 | 2:02 pm

US cities are losing 36 million trees a year. Here's why it matters

If you're looking for a reason to care about tree loss, the nation's latest heat wave might be it. Trees can lower summer daytime temperatures by as much as 10 degrees Fahrenheit, according to a recent study.

Published on 18 September 2019 | 4:44 pm

How rich people could help save the planet from the climate crisis

Rich people don't just have bigger bank balances and more lavish lifestyles than the rest of us -- they also have bigger carbon footprints.

Published on 12 July 2019 | 9:20 am

The messages hidden in famous logos

There is an arrow hidden in the FedEx logo. (If you've never noticed, go take a look, and prepare to be blown away.)

Published on 13 March 2018 | 2:21 am

Austrian architects will transform Hitler's birthplace into a police station

Austria has unveiled plans to transform Adolf Hitler's birthplace into a police station, following years of debate and legal wrangling over the controversial site.

Published on 3 June 2020 | 3:50 pm

Perfectly preserved ancient Roman mosaic floor discovered in Italy

A beautiful and remarkably well preserved mosaic floor from ancient Rome has been discovered by archaeologists in northern Italy.

Published on 28 May 2020 | 2:04 pm

Wooden skyscrapers climb to new heights

Surrounded by farmland and with a population of under 10,000 people, the Norwegian town of Brumunddal might seem like an unlikely setting for a record-breaking high-rise.

Published on 19 February 2020 | 9:00 am

'My emotions were so raw': The people creating art to remember George Floyd

In the wake of George Floyd's death at the hands of a Minneapolis police officer, artists have been quick to respond with works that seek to memorialize, to provoke and to heal.

Published on 3 June 2020 | 4:49 pm

Has the UK just canceled summer?

Across Europe, beaches are getting ready for their first socially distanced foreign visitors, hotels are airing out rooms and restaurants are laying alfresco tables. With borders now open, the travel industry is trying to salvage as much of the peak tourist season as possible.

Published on 4 June 2020 | 9:45 am

I went backpacking with suitcases and it was a mess

Like many people, I developed an obsession with Italy relatively early in life. Unlike many people, mine was probably inspired by a cartoon dream sequence in which Yogi Bear and his girlfriend Cindy sailed through Venice on a gondola.

Published on 3 June 2020 | 4:25 pm

Which countries are reopening to tourists?

Although most governments are still advising against "nonessential" international travel, a host of popular destinations are beginning to ease their Covid-19 lockdown measures and border restrictions and are moving toward welcoming tourists back.

Published on 4 June 2020 | 10:02 am

Airline restarts flights, cancels them again when passengers can't follow Covid-19 regulations

Just weeks after restarting domestic flights, Indonesian carrier Lion Air has canceled them again, citing issues with passengers not following Covid-19 regulations.

Published on 4 June 2020 | 3:53 am

The tiny airport that became the world's busiest

Alaska's Anchorage International Airport lacks the waterfalls and razzmatazz of Singapore Changi or the eight runways of Chicago O'Hare.

Published on 23 May 2020 | 8:23 am

They bought a $1 house in Italy, then Covid-19 struck

When Italian towns began offering houses for sale for little more than $1, they inspired legions of dreamers to take a gamble on moving to a remote corner of Italy.

Published on 20 May 2020 | 12:57 pm

This newspaper deliveryman has made more than 500 shopping trips for senior citizens

Greg Dailey wakes up at 4 a.m. every day to start his newspaper route in East Windsor, New Jersey.

Published on 4 June 2020 | 2:05 pm

Inseparable twin sisters start nursing career together at same hospital during pandemic

When Lauren and Lacie Brown graduated from nursing school, neither of them thought they'd be walking right into the front lines of a pandemic.

Published on 30 May 2020 | 5:02 am

4-year-old honored for saving mom during medical emergency

4-year-old Isla Glaser was at her home in Franklin Township, New Jersey, when her mother had a medical episode and collapsed.

Published on 19 December 2019 | 9:45 pm

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