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Top Stories China sends satellite to moon's dark side

China is one step closer to landing on the dark side of the moon. More

Top Stories What the royal family and Donald Trump both understand

The royal family and President Donald Trump could not be less alike when it comes to custom, etiquette and breeding. More

Top Stories Royal wedding breaks from monarchy tradition

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding at Windsor Castle departed from tradition in ways that not long ago seemed almost unimaginable. More

Top Stories Major city in DR Congo to get Ebola vaccine

Health authorities will begin distributing an experimental Ebola vaccine in Mbandaka, a major city in the Democratic Republic of Congo this week, to try to stop the spread of the deadly virus. More

Top Stories This is what Venezuela needs to fix its economy

The Venezuelan economy is still crippled by soaring inflation and a lack of investment in its oil industry. CNN's Paula Newton reports from Caracas, Venezuela. More

Top Stories Aerials show lava river

Lava from the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii is causing an increase in brush fires. CNN's Stephanie Elam reports. More

Top Stories Vang Vieng, Laos: From party capital to eco-adventure paradise

Like the spine of a sleeping dragon, dramatic limestone mountains rise above the luscious paddy fields of central Laos. More

Top Stories Pakistani victim's mission was to promote 'mutual understanding'

In Pakistan's bustling port city of Karachi, a family is in mourning. More

Top Stories Texas official blames everything but guns for school shooting

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on Sunday said school shootings aren't happening because of an issue with guns. Rather, he blamed them on a litany of reasons, including violent video games, the nation's... More

Top Stories China's 'beautified' modern architecture

An arched skyscraper in Suzhou, a museum in Guangzhou composed of Tetris-like blocks and a Shanghai theater with a bronze facade that moves constantly throughout the day -- these are just some of... More

Top Stories Samantha Vinograd: Mr. President, don't let Kim take advantage of you

Every week, I offer a glimpse of the kind of intelligence assessments that are likely to come across the desk of the President of the United States. Modeled on the President's Daily Briefing, or... More

Top Stories China tests nuclear-capable bombers at South China Sea island

China says it has landed long-range bombers for the first time on an island in the South China Sea, the latest in a series of maneuvers putting Beijing at odds with its neighbors and Washington... More

Top Stories Cougar kills mountain biker, injures another

The survivor of a cougar attack in the Cascade Mountains near Seattle is recounting a harrowing story that left a fellow cyclist dead. More

Top Stories US to unveil "Plan B" to confront Iran

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will unveil the administration's "Plan B" for countering Iran on Monday, an idea that some critics call a "pipe dream," while others question whether the... More

Top Stories A Republican blamed sea level rise on rocks. Science weighs in

As any teacher or parent knows, occasionally a public figure says something that has "teachable moment" written all over it. US Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Alabama, provided such an opportunity last week. More

Top Stories Mueller could end obstruction probe by September: Giuliani

Rudy Giuliani said Sunday that special counsel Robert Mueller is aiming to finish the probe into potential obstruction of justice by President Donald Trump by September. More

Top Stories Cougar kills mountain biker, injures friend

One man was pronounced dead at the scene and another one was taken to a hospital after a mountain lion attacked the pair while they were biking in the Cascade Mountains near Seattle, according to... More