Japan outraged after ISIS claims it beheaded hostage Kenji Goto

CBS World News - 35 min 49 sec ago
Fate of Jordanian fighter pilot Lt. Muath Kaseasbeh, also an ISIS captive, remains unclear

​ISIS fighters admit defeat in Syrian town of Kobani

CBS World News - 1 hour 37 min ago
Militant group acknowledges its fighters have been defeated, but vowed to attack the strategic town near Turkish border again

ISIS releases purported execution video of Japanese journalist

CBS World News - Sat, 01/31/2015 - 8:52pm
An online video purports to show ISIS beheading Japanese journalist Kenji Goto, ending failed negotiations with the Japanese government to secure his release.

​Balloon pilots make history with trans-Pacific flight

CBS World News - Sat, 01/31/2015 - 8:25pm
American and Russian fly nearly 7,000 miles from Japan to Mexico in just under a week, breaking distance and duration records

ISIS hostage Kenji Goto killed in online video

CBS World News - Sat, 01/31/2015 - 7:34pm
Purported beheading video comes a week after killing of other Japanese hostage

Shakeup at Egyptian Museum after botched King Tut fix

CBS World News - Sat, 01/31/2015 - 12:56pm
King Tut's mask, on display at the famed Egyptian Museum in Cairo, was improperly repaired with epoxy glue. After days of insisting the repair was by the book, the museum finally admitted it was a mistake and the director of restoration was reassigned. Alex Ortiz reports from Cairo.

World awaits the fate of ISIS hostages

CBS World News - Sat, 01/31/2015 - 11:49am
After multiple deadlines have come and gone, the fates of two hostages held by ISIS remain unclear. Japan is deadlocked in negotiations over efforts to free a freelance journalist, while the family of a captured Jordanian pilot has not heard anything about him. Charlie D'Agata reports from London.

Efforts to free ISIS hostage "in a state of deadlock"

CBS World News - Sat, 01/31/2015 - 11:16am
Japan races to gain new information on journalist with fate linked to captured Jordanian fighter pilot, female Qaeda prisoner

Serena Williams wins 19th Grand Slam title

CBS World News - Sat, 01/31/2015 - 10:27am
Wins Australian Open for the sixth time

British man gets back recording of late wife's voice

CBS World News - Sat, 01/31/2015 - 2:16am
Stan Beaton held on to the memory of his late wife through a voicemail recording on their home phone. The recording was erased by the phone company, but it's now been restored. The BBC was there as Beaton listened to the message he thought was lost forever.

Fighting intensifies between Ukrainian military and pro-Russian rebels

CBS World News - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:51pm
CBS News correspondent Elizabeth Palmer on conflict in eastern Ukraine, where things are going from bad to worse, especially for civilians

What am I seeing?

CBS World News - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 8:28pm
Some pictures just need more explanation than others

What are the chances Guantanamo Bay detainment camp closes?

CBS World News - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 8:26pm
Just a week after the State of the Union, President Obama is renewing his efforts to close the detainment camp at Guantanamo Bay. CBS News State Department correspondent Margaret Brennan explains the GOP pushback on the issue, and the likelihood of the dention center shutting down for good.

Winston Churchill remembered

CBS World News - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 7:53pm
The 50th anniversary of the death of Winston Churchill is observed in London

U.K. widower given back the voice of his late wife

CBS World News - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:22pm
Man from northern England “staggered” to learn lengths phone company went to after deleting the voicemail greeting he cherished.

Four to a bed at strained Afghan children's hospital

CBS World News - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:20pm
Indira Ghandi Children's Hospital is the only well-equipped facility of its kind in Afghanistan, but there aren't nearly enough beds, nurses or doctors to cope with the overwhelming needs of its young patients.

China tightens grip on Internet access

CBS World News - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:06pm
China is tightening its grip on Internet access and strengthening its "Great Firewall." CBS News correspondent Seth Doane joins CBSN from Beijing with more on how it's targeting virtual private networks, or VPNs, which is the way most citizens get around harsh online limitations.

"This is the recording you thought you'd lost forever"

CBS World News - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 2:56pm
British widower "staggered" to learn lengths phone company went to after deleting the voicemail greeting he cherished

"New victims are inevitable, I'm afraid."

CBS World News - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 2:33pm
As fighting between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russia rebels intensifies, people waiting for humanitarian aid among new victims of crossfire

Balloon pilots break distance record, eye "holy grail" next

CBS World News - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 1:50pm
2 pilots on journey across the Pacific Ocean made history Thursday and are now looking to surpass a harder milestone

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