Japanese journalist Jumpei Yasuda feared missing in

Fears are mounting for a freelance Japanese war reporter who has not been heard from for more than three weeks, after telling a friend he was planning to enter Syria.

ISIS affiliate in Sinai claims it hit Egyptian navy ship with missile

An ISIS-affiliated militant group claims it carried out a missile attack Thursday on an Egyptian navy ship in the Mediterranean Sea.

Greece votes 'Yes' on bailout bill

The heavily indebted country needs the bailout money to avoid bankruptcy and a 'Grexit' from the euro, but the reforms are extremely unpopular.

First on CNN: Former President George H.W. Bush in the hospital after fall

Former President George H.W. Bush fell Wednesday while at his summer home in Kennebunkport, Maine, breaking a vertebrae in his neck, but "it was not life threatening," his spokesman Jim McGrath told CNN.

China: Clothes come off in viral Uniqlo sex video

The "hottest" shopping destination in Beijing is putting one of the world's most popular clothing chains in the hot seat.

First on CNN: Sources say MH17 report blames Russian missile for shooting down plane

It's been nearly one year since 298 people were killed after a commercial passenger plane broke up over the Ukraine.

Pluto mission: NASA's New Horizons 'phones home' after blackout

NASA has re-established contact with its New Horizons spacecraft after a planned communications blackout as the probe completes humankind's first flyby of Pluto.

Animator Hayao Miyazaki slams Japan's Abe ahead of controversial security vote

As Japanese lawmakers debate a controversial security bill, one of the country's leading artists has characterized Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's desire to reinterpret the constitution as vainglorious and "despicable."

China hits bull's-eye again with 7% GDP growth

Gross domestic product expanded by 7% in the second quarter, compared to the same period last year, according to data released Wednesday by China's National Bureau of Statistics.

Trump tweets photo of Nazi uniforms

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's official Twitter account posted a photo Tuesday that appears to show men in German World War II uniforms beneath an American flag instead of American troops.