Huugjilt, an ethnic Mongolian, had been accused of raping and murdering a woman at age 18; parents given $5,000 as expression of sympathy
Europe's largest-ever exhibition of Elvis memorabilia honoring the King of Rock 'n' Roll on display at the O2 Arena
Citizens offer to ride with - and protect - Australian Muslims on public transportation
On the beaches of South Georgia island, tens of thousands of penguin couples gather to build nests and gather food for their young, who wait together for their parents' return.
The Geminid meteor shower reached its annual peak Sunday morning, Dec. 14. See the view from Germany's North Sea coast.
A flurry of loud bangs erupted as heavily armed police stormed the Lindt cafe in Sydney. Clarissa Ward reports on the rescue. Bob Orr gives background on the alleged hostage taker, Man Haron Monis.
Mehdi Masroor Biswas, a 24-year-old engineer, acknowledged running pro-ISIS Twitter account with massive following
Iranian-born refugee identified as alleged gunman in hostage situation at café in Australian city
Suspected gunman holding dozens hostage believed to be an Iranian-born self-styled Muslim cleric; more hostages flee after loud bang
CBS News has learned that the gunman behind the Sydney hostage situation has been arrested before for extremist activity. Homeland security correspondent Bob Orr joins "CBSN" with more.
Sydney hostage crisis stokes fears of lone wolf attacks in the name of militant group
Joseph Pemberton accused of attacking and drowning victim in toilet bowl after finding out she was transgender
Gunman takes hostages, demands ISIS flag downtown Sydney cafe
Cab company offers free rides after software automatically quadrupled rates as people rushed to flee city
Police say 4 men with weapons entered building in city of Ghent, but unclear what they want, or if they have hostages
Unclear if they escaped or were released; others still being held by gunman with Islamic flag, authorities say
Chinese and Ecuadorian workers died at the site of the country's largest ever infrastructure project
Evacuations unfold in central Sydney amid a large police operation around a cafe. Local media reports there are numerous hostages being held in Sydney's Martin Place. Train stations surrounding the cafe have been shut down, bus routes have been closed, and streets in the area have been blocked off.
Australian police divert traffic and close down area around Lindt cafe after an apparent gunman takes hostages and holds them against windows
Islamic militant group marked the 27th anniversary of its creation with display of military arsenal in possible warning of more troubles to come