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U.S. pair admit Bali suitcase murder 
  Sat, 20 Sep 2014 05:06:01 EDT 
    A man has confessed to killing his girlfriend's mother before they both tried to cover up the crime, police in Bali tell CNN.


JetBlue's plane's engine 'exploded' 
  Sat, 20 Sep 2014 05:06:31 EDT 
    Many wept. Some prayed. But after their smoke-filled plane rattled to an emergency landing, passengers had a new lease on life, as they exited a JetBlue flight Thursday via inflatable chutes.


A leap off China's tallest bridge 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 01:52:13 EDT 
    BASE jumpers from 16 countries leaped from China's tallest bridge in the annual BASE jump challenge in southern China.


Man United suffer fresh humiliation 
  Mon, 22 Sep 2014 03:49:38 EDT 
    Last weekend Louis Van Gaal was hailing the beginning of a "new era" at Manchester United after a rout of QPR.


Protests erupt in Moscow over crisis 
  Mon, 22 Sep 2014 02:52:00 EDT 
    Several thousand people in Moscow took to the streets Sunday to protest the war in Ukraine and how the Russian government has handled the crisis there, CNN has learned.


Thousands protest Russian policy 
  Mon, 22 Sep 2014 02:52:10 EDT 
    While Moscow denies any involvement in Ukraine's crisis, thousands of protesters voiced their mistrust of the Kremlin.


Report: New Ukraine ceasefire deal 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 23:00:03 EDT 
    Ukrainian authorities and pro-Russia rebels in eastern Ukraine agreed on a complete ceasefire and buffer zone early Saturday in talks in Belarus, Russia's state-run RIA-Novosti news agency reported.


Marching for peace 
  Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:30:16 EDT 


    The whiskies selling for six figures 
      Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:38:35 EDT 
      The whisky glows like a candle in the bottom of the glass. Its aroma is rich, deep, musky, inviting. But dare I take a sip?


    The stray dogs that conquered space 
      Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:38:23 EDT 
      She couldn't read and she couldn't write. She was remarkably bad at public speaking. Yet mention the name "Laika" to any Russian of a certain age, and their eyes will light up with patriotic fervor.


    Fashion's surrealist photographer 
      Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:38:09 EDT 
      This is the photographer who brought surrealism to the pages of Vogue.


    America's most epic churches 
      Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:37:56 EDT 
      Photographer Christoph Morlinghaus takes us on a grand tour of the very best Modernist religious architecture in Form/Faith.


    World's most frustrating objects 
      Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:37:29 EDT 
      Wait, what? These bizarre household items need a double-take


    Astonishing cardboard contraptions 
      Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:37:16 EDT 
      Daniel Agdag works with a limited arsenal of tools: a surgical scalpel, some cardboard, every so often a circular cutter and lots of glue. But from that humble toolkit, he makes sculptures that are mind-bendingly complex. For the past 10 years, the Melbourne, Australia artist has been building intricate cardboard sculptures in the form of whimsical flying machines and rickety roller coasters. They look like pencil sketches brought to life, and with good reason.


    Communist-era houses covered in art 
      Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:37:02 EDT 
      There's a children's book from 1977 called The Big Orange Splot. In it, all the houses on one block look the same. Until one day, when a pelican drops a bucket of orange paint on one roof. Instead of painting over it, and returning to the status quo, Mr. Plumbean decorates the roof—and then the facade, and then the yard—with wild, rainbow patterns. His neighbors think he's lost his mind. But one by one they see the beauty in individual expression, however weird and wacky it may look at first.
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