House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday redirected an attack from President Donald Trump on Twitter, turning a photo he had tweeted of her during a contentious White House meeting with the caption "Nervous Nancy's unhinged meltdown!" into her Twitter cover shot.
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson's hopes of securing a Brexit deal with the European Union may be tantalizingly close but the final breakthrough failed to emerge Wednesday night.
Speaking to reporters from the Oval Office, President Trump called his sudden and controversial decision to remove US troops from Northern Syria "strategically brilliant."
As the first bombs fell on Ras al-Ain, residents of the Kurdish-Syrian village frantically collected treasured possessions and fled their homes. Soon, a 10km long traffic jam snaked south, away from the border with Turkey.
Imagine writing your autobiography and publishing it in real time across all media, globally. No editing, no going back and choosing what to leave in and out. And what if this was the latest installment in a blockbuster family narrative going back more than 1,000 years that everyone is waiting to see because it's part of their story too.
In his 2011 book "Death by China," President Donald Trump's senior adviser Peter Navarro quoted a China hawk named "Ron Vara" to prove his point on the threat posed by Beijing to the American economy.
A family of six was discovered inside a remote farm in the Netherlands, where it is believed they lived in isolation for nine years, according to CNN affiliate NOS.
The leader of one of Hong Kong's most prominent pro-democracy groups was hospitalized Wednesday evening after being attacked by a group of men wielding hammers and knives.
Hong Kong police warn of an escalation after a large explosion rocked the city during protests. CNN's Will Ripley reports.
Chinese diplomats in the United States will now have to report meetings with state and local officials, as well as visits to educational and research institutions, under new rules introduced by the State Department.
Jennifer Aniston's debut on Instagram started with a bang -- by crashing the app.
Across Southeast Asia, wild animals are being hunted out of existence to feed growing demand for bushmeat, according to conservationists.
Just 11 light years from earth is the GJ 15 A star system with two planets orbiting a red-dwarf star. This makes it the closest solar system to Earth that contains multiple planets.
The financial firm Moody's Analytics predicts that President Trump will win the 2020 election in a landslide due to today's economic conditions.
When Gordon Sondland arrived in Brussels as the US ambassador to the European Union in July 2018, it didn't take long before people were reminded of his American boss.
Video game company Activision Blizzard suspended three American University esports players for six months after they held up a "Free Hong Kong, boycott Blizz" sign during their championship match last week.
The death toll from Typhoon Hagibis has risen to 74 in Japan, as thousands of residents remain without power or water and evening temperatures hover around 15 degrees Celsius (59 Fahrenheit), according to public broadcaster NHK.
The son of "Tarzan" actor Ron Ely killed his mother before he was shot and killed by deputies on Tuesday, according to the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella got a 66% raise in the company's latest fiscal year.
Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton wrote he feels like "giving up on everything" in a series of emotional messages on his social media account Tuesday.
When airplanes retire, they get transformed into everything from hotels to underwater art installations.
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff tells CNN's Poppy Harlow why lawmakers should abolish Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act.
Two years after the completion of the first phase of the Standard Gauge Railway project (SGR), Kenya's largest infrastructure project since independence, President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday launched its second phase.
From jaw-dropping natural formations to modern man-made wonders, Australia fits a whole lot of beauty into one diverse country.
Hong Kong's Victoria Peak, home to the world's two most expensive properties, will soon have a new neighbor -- the top-hat wearing, mustachioed Rich Uncle Pennybags, aka Mr. Monopoly.
Remember when you first saw actor James Dean in a plain, white T-shirt, a cigarette casually dangling from his lower lip?
Many candidates used hand gestures to bring attention their way or drive a point home during the 2020 CNN and NYT Democratic presidential debate in Ohio. CNN's Jeanne Moos analyzes the effectiveness of the different moves used.
Astronomers spied three spots around a star that could indicate baby planets are forming and growing there, according to a new study.
San Francisco police are looking for a man who was caught on surveillance video stealing a $20,000 Salvador Dali etching from an art gallery on Sunday.
It seems stashing your leftovers from dinner is hardly a new concept.
An Italian court has rejected a request by a culture and heritage group to block the loan of Leonardo da Vinci's "Vitruvian Man," one of the world's most famous artworks, to the Louvre museum in Paris.
When the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's five-day tour of Pakistan was announced, the palace said, in a press release, that their focus would be "showcasing Pakistan as it is today -- a dynamic, aspirational and forward-looking nation." Catherine, whose much-examined wardrobe serves as its own showcase, has used her public appearances to highlight Pakistani brands and designers -- which many of those designers are celebrating.
NASA is showing off the newly designed spacesuits astronauts will wear during the agency's mission to the moon.
"There are at least half a dozen A-list DJs here every weekend," says Wael Hijazi, a DJ and promoter who left his native Lebanon for Dubai in 2007.
Congressional Democratic leaders offered a remarkable readout of a meeting with President Donald Trump on Wednesday, saying that the President called House Speaker Nancy Pelosi a "third-rate politician" in what they described as a "meltdown."
CNN's Jake Tapper reads a letter President Donald Trump sent Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on October 9, 2019.
Defense Secretary Mark Esper faced tough questions Wednesday during a meeting on Capitol Hill with Republican lawmakers who have grown frustrated with the Trump administration's policy in Syria, according to multiple people familiar with the meeting.
President Donald Trump appeared to confirm Wednesday that US nuclear weapons are being housed at Incirlik Air Base in Turkey, making him the first US official to publicly acknowledge what has been considered an open secret for years.
President Donald Trump slammed one of his key allies on Capitol Hill, Sen. Lindsey Graham, over his approach to Turkey's incursion in Syria.
At a photo op with the Italian President on Wednesday, President Donald Trump was asked about his decision to remove American troops from northern Syria. Here's how he responded:
When you're passing through an airport, you're usually focused on getting through the security line quickly, on whether your flight's on time, or on the vacation or business meeting waiting for you at your destination.