Boko Haram militants burned children alive, survivor says

CBS World News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 2:39pm
Alamin Bakura recounts hearing children's screams as Nigerian militants torched village and refugee camps, killing scores

Migrant boat wreck witness: Screams sounded like a murder

CBS World News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 2:22pm
Turkish resort town resident rushed to aid of stricken boat, but 37 people died, including a boy who died in her arms

Top U.S. official pays 1st visit to Syria during ISIS fight

CBS World News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 1:04pm
Obama's envoy to anti-ISIS coalition pays a quiet visit to northern town freed by Kurds with big help from U.S. aircraft

Last chance to stop cargo ship from slamming into France

CBS World News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 12:26pm
538-foot ship carrying cargo and 300 tons of fuel is floating out of control toward southern France

Saudis promise probe amid civilian casualty claims in Yemen

CBS World News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 11:30am
After UN document leaked urging investigation into alleged human rights abuses, Saudi-led coalition promises independent committee of its own

U.K. woman jailed for moving to ISIS-land with young son

CBS World News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 10:52am
Tareena Shakil says she only wanted to live under Islamic law, not support terrorists as she brought 1-year-old son to live in Syria

"Re-tooling an army from scratch," as it fights a war

CBS World News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 7:39am
U.S. and allied forces try to equip Ukrainian soldiers to stay alive and hold their ground in the grinding fight against Russian-backed rebels

Cuba announces launch of broadband home internet

CBS World News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 3:03am
General public access to broadband Internet began only last year in Cuba, with the opening of dozens of public WiFi spots

Triple bombing kills dozens in Syria

CBS World News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 1:06am
ISIS has claimed responsibility for the bombings in a predominantly Shiite suburb south of the Syrian capital of Damascus

Kerry: Syria conflict the worst since World War II

CBS World News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 5:35pm
Triple bombing killing dozens as peace talks flounder underscores grim prospects for the future of a conflict that's already killed 250,000

Novak Djokovic wins his sixth Australian Open

CBS World News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 4:57pm
Serbian tennis star needed just three sets to win his fourth Grand Slam title out of the last five; Andy Murray loses fifth final

Report: Inflammatory German migrant rape story "made up"

CBS World News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 3:20pm
Allegedly fabricated tale of Russian-German girl in Berlin sexually assaulted by "Middle Eastern" men had riled both German right wing and Moscow

Iraqi soccer team giving country hope amid ISIS chaos

CBS World News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 1:56pm
Overtime win over Qatar sends the Lions of Mesopotamia to Olympics, and thousands into streets to let off celebratory gunfire

Elephant poachers kill British pilot in Tanzania

CBS World News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 1:33pm
Officials say Roger Gower was shot down flying a helicopter in an anti-poaching mission for Tanzanian wildlife authorities

Latest Boko Haram massacres mark sad new low for group

CBS World News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:28pm
Nigeria's gruesome extremists attacked poor villages filled with women and children with firebombs and female suicide bombers

Is Putin giving Turkey the cold shoulder?

CBS World News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:05pm
Turkey's Erdogan says Russian leader isn't responding to his calls amid growing tensions after alleging another Russian jet violated their airspace

Secretive operation nets dozens of cartel members

CBS World News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 11:28am
Town of Lukeville, Arizona, home base for large joint U.S.-Mexico operation south of border in Sonoyta, Mexico, targeting El Chapo's cartel

Zika virus infects more than 2,100 pregnant Colombian women

CBS World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 8:39pm
Virus linked to birth defect which causes babies to have small heads and underdeveloped brains and rare, sometimes paralyzing illness

Turkey says another Russian jet violated its airspace

CBS World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 6:59pm
Incident comes just two months after Turkey shot down Russian jet for crossing into its terrority

Syria's main opposition heads to Geneva, but outcome of peace talks remains tenuous

CBS World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 6:53pm
Unclear if main opposition delegation will actually participate in U.N.-sponsored negotiations aimed at ending Syria's civil war


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