After deadly protests, China moves oil rig out of waters claimed by Vietnam

CBS World News - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 11:58am
Withdrawing rig reduces the immediate risk of a naval standoff but will do little to mend relations between the two countries

Ceasefire dead, Israel prepares to hit Gaza hard

CBS World News - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 9:43am
As Israelis record their 1st death in current conflict Palestinian death toll passes 200, and with diplomacy effectively shelved, Israel insists it must hit harder

Defiant Assad sworn in for 3rd term

CBS World News - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 9:17am
Syrian leader takes oath after reelection dismissed by much of the world as impossible to hold in a warzone where 170K have fallen

Israel targets homes of senior Hamas leaders

CBS World News - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 6:44am
Intensifies airstrikes after Hamas rejects truce proposal; Palestinians say death toll since hostilities began tops 200

Virginia man claims kingdom so his daughter can be a princess

CBS World News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 8:25pm
Dad says he planted a flag in an unclaimed, mountainous region between Egypt and Sudan because he promised daughter she would be royalty

Senate looks to double funds for Israel's Iron Dome missile defense

CBS World News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 7:52pm
The Senate Appropriations defense subcommittee approved a bill with more than $600 million for technology that intercepts incoming rockets

Time-lapse: Costa Concordia raised from underwater platform

CBS World News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 6:11pm
Time-lapse video shows the raising of the wrecked Italian cruise ship Costa Concordia from the underwater platform it has been resting on for the past year.

Bulls vs. Men in Spain

CBS World News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 6:06pm
Eight people were gored in the week-long running of the bulls in Pamplona, Spain

Netanyahu: Hamas "will pay" for nixing truce; 1st Israeli killed by Gaza fire

CBS World News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 4:41pm
Israel's leader says country will exert "great force" against Gaza's Hamas rulers; Israeli man killed while delivering food to soldiers

Amid militant crisis, Iraq takes first step toward forming new government

CBS World News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 3:05pm
Despite election of new parliament speaker, it was not clear whether lawmakers had agreed on choice for prime minister

Germany gives soccer team heroes' welcome

CBS World News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 1:17pm
The World Cup winners were met by huge crowds as they arrived in Berlin on Tuesday

World Cup champs celebrate with 400,000 fans in Germany

CBS World News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 12:14pm
Germany's World Cup winners share 4th title with fans by parading trophy through cheering throngs at the Brandenburg Gate

Bailed Pistorius in nightclub bust-up

CBS World News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:40am
Weeks before final arguments in his murder trial, double amputee sprinter back on front pages after altercation at trendy Johannesburg club.

Bomb kills scores at packed Afghan market

CBS World News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 9:51am
All casualties from suicide blast apparently civilians as shoppers had thronged to market near end of holy month of Ramadan

Famed Chinese TV host held for alleged corruption

CBS World News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 9:10am
Powerful CCTV anchor Rui Chenggang was detained during supposed Chinese corruption crackdown

Inside Hamas' logic as truce hangs in balance

CBS World News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 8:53am
Militant group in Gaza says rockets won't stop until blockade ends, prisoners freed; "no Israelis have been killed... why are they waging war?"

Carnage as Moscow subway train derails

CBS World News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 8:06am
Packed train derails in Russian capital during morning rush-hour; survivors speak of smoky ordeal in tunnel as bodies pulled from car

Israel-Hamas ceasefire hope passes like a dream

CBS World News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 5:53am
There were signs an Egypt-brokered truce deal might gain traction, but the lull in fighting -- if there was one -- didn't last half a day

Egypt proposes cease-fire between Israel and Hamas

CBS World News - Mon, 07/14/2014 - 11:44pm
After a week of heavy fighting that has left at least 185 people dead, both sides say they are considering the offer

World Cup: Why U.S. chances look good in Russia 2018

CBS World News - Mon, 07/14/2014 - 10:05pm
U.S. team has some advantages looking ahead to the next World Cup; Germany, not so much; CBS News' Steve Futterman reports on the highlights from Brazil


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