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As a group of tourists was passing through the villages of Lesna and Zabrody in the north east of Poland last month, they caught glimpse of something that immediately sent them reaching for their cameras.
Former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd bid farewell to politics, telling parliamentarians Wednesday in an emotional speech that he will step down at the end of the week.
An oil tanker captain was acquitted Wednesday of the central charge in what's widely considered Spain's worst environmental disaster -- a spill that blackened hundreds of miles of coastline.
Opium poppy cultivation in Afghanistan rose 36% this year, according to a survey released Wednesday.
Negotiations aimed at curbing Iran's nuclear ambitions may have stalled in Switzerland this weekend, but the head of the U.N. nuclear watchdog agency is optimistic about a new agreement struck with Tehran.
Egypt's administrative court said Tuesday that it has lifted a three-month state of emergency in the country, though the nation's military and police said they're still enforcing it because they'd yet to receive the court's ruling, state-run media reported.
Two U.S. citizens who were kidnapped from an oilfield supply ship off Nigeria's coast last month have been released, U.S. State Department spokeswoman Jennifer Psaki confirmed Tuesday.
Desperate pleas for food and water forced aid organizations and nations around the world to scramble Tuesday to deliver supplies, four days after Typhoon Haiyan flattened areas of the Philippines.
A member of the Haqqani Network -- a family whose brutal tactics have helped foment instability in Afghanistan for decades -- is dead in Pakistan.
The captain of the Costa Concordia did not "fall" into a lifeboat after the ship hit rocks, as he contends, a crew member testified. Instead, Francesco Schettino "jumped into the lifeboat," Stefano Iannelli said.
On Monday night, Avigdor Liberman was sworn in as Israel's foreign minister after an absence of almost a year, amid a crescendo of opposition protests in the Knesset.
Their faces stare from old photos, their voices silent since Super Typhoon Haiyan swept through Tacloban in the Philippines on Friday.
As the polio crisis in Syria continues, experts are concerned that it may spread elsewhere. Atika Shubert reports.
Is President Xi Jinping using China's communist past to gain political points? CNN's David McKenzie reports.
Still think Halloween is just for the kids? You won't -- not when you've seen CNN's gut-twisting, down-right disgusting mob of morbid maniacs.
Despite China's economy slowing down, prices in the housing market continue to climb. CNN's Pauline Chiou reports.