With fight between pro-Russian rebels accused of downing jet and Ukrainian forces raging nearby, work finally begins in earnest
Truce brokered by U.S., U.N. takes effect after heavy Israel-Hamas fighting; Palestinian death toll tops 1,450 and Israel's hits 64
Mayor hails Meriam Ibrahim as "world freedom fighter" during Philadelphia stopover; cheering supporters greet family in N.H.
Chris Gunness, a spokesman for the UNRWA refugee agency, calls the war in Gaza a "collective punishment." He also explains why he broke down in tears during an interview on Al-Jazeera.
A travel advisory is telling U.S. citizens to stay out of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone where the disease has killed more than 700 people this year
Officials say five firefighters who were investigating reports of a gas leak when the blast happened are among the dead.
As gang violence dominates cities, teens struggle to find a way out
Psychologist warns that Palestinians who survive will be shell-shocked and out for revenge; 15-year-old boy vows he will become suicide bomber
U.S., U.N. say they've received assurances that all parties have agreed to unconditional cease-fire, during which talks on broader truce will be held
The Manu Biosphere Reserve, in Peru's southern Amazon is one of the most biologically diverse parks in the world
In wake of deadly strikes on U.N. schools, Chris Gunness tells CBS News that innocent children are being "deprived of their future"
CBS News Homeland Security Correspondent Bob Orr and CBS News Senior National Security Analyst Juan Zarate discuss fresh sanctions imposed by the U.S. and European Union aimed at hurting Russia’s economy amid the country’s continued backing of Ukranian separatists.
Banks in which the Russian state holds a majority stake include country's largest lender
The leader of the team probing the crash of Malaysian Airline Flight 17 also said personal belongings were retrieved from a mortuary
Dose of serum given to American aid worker battling the Ebola virus in Liberia at the request of her stricken colleague
More than 1,300 Palestinians, mostly civilians, and 59 Israelis, mainly soldiers, have been killed in the latest violence
Some have kept sick loved ones at home given the high death rates at clinics where Ebola patients are quarantined
Lack of education about the virus means many West African families are unknowingly putting themselves at grave risk
After fighting keeps investigators at bay for 4 days, team finally finds new route through warzone to help examine debris, look for remains
Israel has the military high ground, but it's getting broad condemnation for an alleged attack on school packed with refugees