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Not content to simply swim in it, fill balloons with it, shoot it at bystanders during massive water fights or mix it with whiskey, people never cease to find amazing ways to make water even more incredible than it already is.
Qassim Shesho fled Iraq for Germany in 1990. Now, he's back with two of his sons to defend his land, family and religion from the terrorist group ISIS.
CNN's Ivan Watson describes a dramatic rescue by the Iraqi military as desperate Yazidi civilians flee ISIS fighters.
Just when you thought it was impossible for ISIS to become any more contemptible, the group in a recent publication boasted of its success in bringing the return of slavery. More specifically, it announced and provided elaborate justification for the enslavement of women.
What do you know about Ferguson, Missouri? That a black teenager, Michael Brown, was killed here August 9. That he was shot by a white police officer, Darren Wilson.
Newtown shooter Adam Lanza was an isolated young man with deteriorating mental health and a fascination for mass violence whose problems were not ignored but misunderstood and mistreated, according to a report released Friday by a Connecticut state agency.
Jacqueline Woodson's big win at the National Book Awards on Wednesday was briefly eclipsed by a racially charged joke.
The trailer for 2015's "Cinderella" doesn't feature any singing mice, but it's magical all the same.
Chad Myers explains how earthquake warning systems work, and why we can't predict seismic events earlier.
Executive producer Greg Nicotero discusses why "The Walking Dead" has captured the imagination of millions of viewers.
A 2.5 meter long great white shark was found tangled in nets surrounding one of Sydney's busiest beaches.
Armed men ambushed a bus at dawn in northeastern Kenya and killed nearly half of the 60 people aboard, authorities said Saturday.
A state agency finds Adam Lanza was in deteriorating mental health in the time leading up to the Sandy Hook shooting.