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One week after AirAsia Flight QZ8501 disappeared from air traffic control radar, the search for victims and more of its wreckage was underway Sunday.

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'I failed to protect you' -- Details emerge of victims in deadly Shanghai stampede updated 25 days ago

Shanghai authorities released details about 35 of the three dozen New Year's revelers killed in a stampede on the city's waterfront Wednesday night.

The search for AirAsia Flight QZ8501: Where things stand updated 25 days ago

Searchers looking for more bodies and wreckage from AirAsia Flight QZ8501 continue to be hindered by tough weather conditions.

Tiny hospital with big task: Identifying the victims of AirAsia Flight QZ8501 updated 26 days ago

A ten-minute warning sounds and everyone jumps into action. More bodies are on the way.

Who was aboard AirAsia Flight QZ8501? Families, pilots, a fiancé and more updated 26 days ago

Who were the 162 people aboard AirAsia Flight QZ8501?

Teen bailed after being placed in care for drawing on Hong Kong protest site wall updated 26 days ago

A 14-year-old Hong Kong girl has been bailed after being arrested and moved into care for drawing flowers on a wall at a pro-democracy protest site.

Dignity in tragedy: Missing AirAsia captain's family remember loving father updated 26 days ago

CNN speaks to the family of the captain of AirAsia Flight QZ8501, a man they describe as loving and hard-working.

AirAsia passenger families show quiet dignity in the face of unimaginable loss updated 26 days ago

Fireworks in the streets of Surabaya near midnight underlined the fact that many victims of QZ8501 were on their way to Singapore to celebrate the new year

3 soldiers killed in Kashmir gunfight between India and Pakistan updated 26 days ago

The sound of gunfire marked New Year's Eve in the tense disputed region of Kashmir between India and Pakistan.

Report: North Korean dictator would speak to South's President if 'mood' right updated 26 days ago

Kim Jong-un is not officially on speaking terms with South Korean President Park Guen-hye. But on Thursday, he said that could change.

Witnesses describe terrifying scene at deadly Shanghai New Year's stampede updated 26 days ago

A stampede in Shanghai, China, during New Year's Eve celebrations left 36 dead and 47 injured, the Shanghai city government said.

Stampede at Shanghai New Year's celebration kills 35 updated 27 days ago

New Year's festivities in China's most populous city were cut short Wednesday after a stampede left at least 35 people dead and dozens injured.

Bad weather hinders search for AirAsia Flight QZ8501; seven bodies recovered updated 27 days ago

In the search for AirAsia Flight QZ8501, seven bodies have been found so far, officials say.

Teen arrested for drawing with chalk on wall at Hong Kong protest site updated 27 days ago

A 14-year-old Hong Kong girl could be removed from her father's care after she was arrested for drawing flowers on a wall at a pro-democracy protest site.

Missed emails, hepatitis keep 15 from boarding doomed AirAsia Flight QZ8501 updated 27 days ago

Circumstances prevented two families from boarding the Indonesian jetliner now resting at the bottom of the Java Sea.

Investigating AirAsia QZ8501: What needs to be done? updated 27 days ago

The investigation into how AirAsia Flight QZ8501 ended up at the bottom of the Java Sea, involves recovering the bodies, accessing the flight data recorders, and meticulously mapping where debris is found to reconstruct its path.

Official: Sonar may have detected wreckage from AirAsia Flight QZ8501 updated 28 days ago

In the search for AirAsia Flight QZ8501, six bodies have been found so far, officials say.

With climate change, Himalayas' future is warmer, not necessarily brighter updated 28 days ago

In Nepal, some wonder if climate change is behind odd weather, deadly climbing incidents and troubles experienced by farmers.

Four decades in China: Jaime FlorCruz signs off updated 28 days ago

When Jaime FlorCruz, CNN's Beijing bureau chief, arrived in China on August 21, 1971, he says it was akin to visiting North Korea today.

AirAsia passengers' families see devastating video without warning updated 28 days ago

For families of some people on board AirAsia Flight QZ8501, the devastating images came without warning.

Ex-Korean Air executive in nuts scandal detained by prosecutors updated 28 days ago

Prosecutors detained an ex-Korean Air executive who kicked a flight attendant off a plane for serving nuts the wrong way.

Kim Jong Un Fast Facts updated 28 days ago

Here is a look at the life of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

Junichiro Koizumi Fast Facts updated 28 days ago

Here's a look at the life of Junichiro Koizumi, former Japanese prime minister and president of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP).

Anguish revisited: Relatives of MH370 victims speak out about AirAsia QZ8501 updated 28 days ago

Few people would consider those with loved ones on AirAsia Flight QZ8501 lucky, but Sarah Bajc has a particular perspective.

10 questions about the AirAsia Flight QZ8501 tragedy updated 28 days ago

What are the key questions about AirAsia Flight QZ8501, and what might come next as authorities investigate?

Fire at shopping center kills at least 13 in Pakistan updated 29 days ago

A fire sparked by a short circuit at a shop quickly engulfed a three-story shopping center in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore on Monday, killing at least 13 people.

Smoke spotted as searchers look for missing AirAsia jet updated 29 days ago

In the search for missing AirAsia Flight QZ8501, helicopter crews spotted smoke rising from an island. Is it linked to the missing plane?

What happened to AirAsia Flight QZ8501: Your questions answered updated 29 days ago

The sudden disappearance of AirAsia Flight QZ8501 in Indonesian airspace has fueled a host of questions.

Despite superficial similarities, AirAsia and MH370 incidents very different updated 29 days ago

AirAsia QZ8501 disappearance seems similar to MH70 case in March, but there are many differences and reasons to think AirAsia plane will be found quickly.

North Korea lambasts U.S. over 'The Interview,' says Obama is the 'culprit' updated 29 days ago

The North Korean government is fuming over the release of the "The Interview," claiming President Barack Obama forced the film into distribution.

What role did weather play in disappearance of AirAsia Flight QZ8501? updated 29 days ago

Little is known about the disappearance of AirAsia Flight QZ8501, but the region has had torrential rain and storms.

Missing AirAsia Flight QZ8501: At a glance updated 30 days ago

The search for missing AirAsia Flight QZ8501 continues with few clues to go on.

Missing plane likely at 'the bottom of the sea,' Indonesian rescue official says updated 30 days ago

Indonesia's top rescue official says authorities believe missing AirAsia Flight QZ8501 is likely at the bottom of the sea.

Families of AirAsia flight passengers gather at airports to wait, hope updated 30 days ago

For loved ones of those on board AirAsia Flight QZ8501, it's too painful to bear. They're confused and afraid.

AirAsia statement on missing airliner updated 30 days ago

AirAsia Indonesia regrets to confirm that flight QZ8501 from Surabaya to Singapore has lost contact with air traffic control at 07:24 (Surabaya LT) this morning. The flight took off from Juanda International Airport in Surabaya at 0535hours.

The end or to be continued? Top U.S. TV shows face uncertain fate in China updated 30 days ago

When it comes to access to their favorite shows, millions of Chinese fans of U.S. TV series find the plot thickening as 2014 draws to a close.

Malaysia, Thailand hit with epic flooding; threat of landslides loom updated 31 days ago

Massive flooding has forced more than 132,000 Malaysians to evacuate, and more rain is expected.

North Korea blasts U.S. over release of 'The Interview' updated 32 days ago

North Korea issued a statement on its official state news agency on Saturday denouncing Sony Pictures Entertainment's release of the movie "The Interview."

Ten years on: Rising from the debris of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami updated 32 days ago

Ten years ago, a towering wall of water engulfed cities across the Indian Ocean, ravaging communities as far afield as Thailand, Indonesia and Somalia.

Indian army leads stepped-up response to militant attacks in Assam state updated 32 days ago

Army, paramilitary and police troops have intensified counter-insurgency operations in Assam in the wake of Tuesday's tribal militant raid, which left at least 72 people killed in India's remote tea-producing state, a defense spokesman said.

A decade later, remembering a Sri Lanka town wiped away by tsunami updated 32 days ago

10 years after a coastal Sri Lankan town was wiped away by one of the most devastating tsunamis on record, CNN's Paula Hancocks remembers what it was like.

Suspected U.S. drone strikes hit militants in Pakistan updated 32 days ago

A pair of suspected U.S. drone strikes on militant targets in Pakistan killed at least seven people, Pakistani intelligence sources said Friday.

Two arrested in Hong Kong cash grab after millions in banknotes spill from security van updated 33 days ago

Two people arrested and accused of theft after nearly $2 million fell from van onto Hong Kong street.

Oregon woman released in East Timor after drug probe 'nightmare' updated 33 days ago

An Oregon woman who says she was wrongfully detained in a drug case in East Timor is released.

China censors news on Sony hack updated 34 days ago

News on Sony hack is censored in China with a few stories that get little play. Search on government-controlled search engine Baidu turns up just one story.

Tribal militant attacks kill at least 63 in northeast India, police say updated 34 days ago

At least 54 people have been killed in a series of attacks by tribal militants in India's remote northeastern state of Assam, a police official said

Two charged in Sydney counter-terror arrests updated 34 days ago

Two Sydney men have been charged with terror offenses, with one accused of possessing documents designed to facilitate a terror attack on Australian soil.

Arrest warrant sought for ex-Korean Air executive in nuts scandal updated 35 days ago

Prosecutors are seeking an arrest warrant for the ex-Korean Air executive who kicked a flight attendant off a plane for serving nuts the wrong way.

Jackie Chan's son charged for drug offense in China updated 35 days ago

The 32-year-old son of actor and kung fu star Jackie Chan has been charged with a drug offense and could face up to three years in jail.

With Internet still spotty, how might North Korea respond? updated 35 days ago

North Koreans can surf the Internet once again. But the ride is still spotty, a research company says.

Unlicensed doctor charged for HIV outbreak in Cambodia updated 35 days ago

An unlicensed doctor has been charged for causing an HIV outbreak in a remote village in northwestern Battambang province, reported local media.

Chinese doctors punished for so-called 'surgery selfies' updated 36 days ago

Chinese doctors at a hospital in Shaanxi Province have been punished for taking group photos next to apparently still unconscious patients after surgery.

North Korea's Internet still spotty updated 36 days ago

North Korea's Internet was back up Tuesday after a more than nine-hour outage, according to Dyn Research, a company that monitors Internet performance.

A cyber conflict with North Korea is 'dangerous uncharted territory' updated 36 days ago

The U.S. and North Korea have long been locked in a cycle of escalating and deescalating tensions, but cyber conflict may be hard to predict.

Hong Kong tycoon, former top official sentenced in corruption trial updated 36 days ago

A billionaire who jointly controlled Asia's biggest property development company and a man who was once Hong Kong's second-ranked official were sentenced to prison for conspiracy to commit misconduct in one of the city's most significant corruption trials.

Cambodia orders probe into 'HIV village' as more than 100 test positive updated 36 days ago

Cambodia Prime Minister Hun Sen has called for an inquiry into a mass HIV infection in a remote village in northwestern Battambang province.

Pakistan airport cleared after red alert updated 36 days ago

The Benazir Bhutto International Airport was cleared and resumed operations early Tuesday, after a red alert, the Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority said.

North Korea and the Sony hack: The war of words escalates updated 36 days ago

President Barack Obama accused North Korea of "cybervandalism," and Pyongyang claimed that the U.S. government was behind the making of the movie.

North Korea denies Sony hack but warns U.S.: Worse is coming updated 36 days ago

North Korea is accusing the U.S. government of being behind the making of the movie "The Interview."

Hong Kong tycoon and ex-official found guilty in city's biggest corruption trial updated 37 days ago

A billionaire who jointly controls Asia's biggest property development company and a former No. 2 official of Hong Kong were found guilty of conspiracy to commit misconduct in the city's biggest corruption trial.

Chinese government assures care, education for shunned boy with HIV updated 37 days ago

The Chinese government has pledged to protect a HIV-positive boy who was shunned by his entire village in Sichuan province, state media reported.

Pakistan: Several Taliban killed following school massacre updated 38 days ago

Pakistani security forces said they killed several Taliban in and around Peshawar on Saturday, four days after Taliban gunmen massacred scores of children.

Australian mother charged with murder in deaths of 8 children updated 38 days ago

As Australia grapples with another shocking tragedy -- the deaths of eight children -- the mother of seven of them might be able to explain what happened.

U.S. seeks China's help against North Korean cyberattacks updated 38 days ago

The Guardians of Peace, a group of hackers accused of performing the cyberattack on Sony Pictures, mocks the FBI.

North Korea Fast Facts updated 38 days ago

Here's some background information about the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), also called North Korea. It borders China, Russia and South Korea.

Mother arrested in deaths of 8 children in Australia, police say updated 39 days ago

The mother of seven of the eight children found dead in a house in the northeastern Australian city of Cairns has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

Mad about free speech and North Korea? Hack back, says group updated 39 days ago

Instead of stealing information from North Korea, "hackers" try to get information about the regime into the hands of the people.

Xi Jinping Fast Facts updated 39 days ago

Here's a look at the life of Xi Jinping, president of the People's Republic of China.

Analyst: We underestimated North Korea updated 39 days ago

As the United States gets ready to blame the Sony hack on North Korea, a troublesome question is emerging: Just what is North Korea capable of?

Pakistani army targets militants after Taliban school massacre updated 39 days ago

Dozens of militants were killed in crackdowns across Pakistan, officials said, days after the Pakistani Taliban massacred nearly 150 people at a school.

Stunned by the loss: So much blood, sorrow updated 40 days ago

CNN's Nic Robertson visits the Pakistan school where 132 children were killed and finds there is no getting away from the pain of the wasted young lives.

Pakistan to appeal bail of man accused of masterminding Mumbai attacks updated 40 days ago

The Pakistan government has decided to challenge the bail of the mastermind behind the deadly attacks in Mumbai in 2008, according to local authorities.

Shinzo Abe Fast Facts updated 40 days ago

Here's a look at the life of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

Watch out world: North Korea deep into cyber warfare, defector says updated 40 days ago

A defector who once worked as a computer expert says North Korea runs a vast network of hackers committing cyberwarfare against its perceived enemies.

Pakistan school attack: Bloodstains, bullet holes mark Peshawar classrooms updated 40 days ago

Bloodstains and bullet marks tell a tale of horror inside the auditorium and classrooms of the Peshawar school attacked by the Pakistan Taliban.

Why Sony hasn't learned lessons of 2011 Playstation hack updated 40 days ago

As Sony Pictures struggles to recover from one blow after another related to the devastating cyber attack, one may overlook the fact that its parent company in Japan has been a popular target of hackers for years.

Things that annoy North Korea: Christmas trees, soap operas and K-pop updated 40 days ago

"The Interview" isn't the first case of Pyongyang freaking out over seemingly innocuous things

Pakistan militants: Children's massacre was to avenge army strikes updated 40 days ago

As Pakistan mourns, the Taliban say they targeted a Peshawar army school because students aimed to follow "their fathers and brothers" to target militants.

How a lawyer left the courtroom to discover she had X-Men powers updated 41 days ago

Marjorie Liu is a New York Times bestselling author, however she is also a qualified lawyer who changed her career after college.

Sydney hostage-taker called himself a cleric -- and had a criminal record updated 41 days ago

Man Haron Monis, the gunman who held hostages for hours in a Sydney cafe, was no stranger to police.

Australian Prime Minister: Why wasn't Sydney gunman on a watch list? updated 41 days ago

The gunman behind the deadly siege of a cafe in Sydney this week was not on a security watch list, and Australia's Prime Minister wants to know why.

Pakistan school attack: Students, teachers recount the horror they saw updated 41 days ago

The attack by the Pakistani Taliban on the Army Public School and Degree College in Peshawar has shocked the world.

Police: Afghan forces end Taliban bank siege in Helmand province updated 41 days ago

Afghan security forces stormed a bank branch besieged by insurgents in Helmand province Wednesday, ending a deadly attack, police said.

Who are the Pakistani Taliban? updated 41 days ago

The Pakistani Taliban attack on a school in Peshawar is the latest in a long list of assaults against the military and civilians, analysts say.

In Pakistan school attack, Taliban terrorists kill 145, mostly children updated 42 days ago

Taliban school attack: At least 145 people were killed in a siege at a school in northwest Pakistan.

Taliban school attack: What do the militants want? updated 42 days ago

Pakistan school attack: Gunmen stalked through the school, shooting children as they cowered under benches and booby-trapping buildings with explosives.

Victims of Sydney siege: A mother of three and a beloved son updated 42 days ago

As the identities of the two victims -- Katrina Dawson and Tori Johson -- were revealed Tuesday morning, tributes began to pour in.

Sydney cafe siege: What we know, what we don't know updated 43 days ago

The cafe siege in the heart of Sydney ended early Tuesday -- but a great deal of unanswered questions remain.

Nut scandal executive may face legal action updated 43 days ago

Nut scandal executive may face legal action as Korean transport ministry files complaint to prosecutors on Tuesday.

U.S. Marine charged with murder in death of transgender woman in Philippines updated 43 days ago

A U.S. Marine has been charged with murder in the death of a transgender woman who was found strangled in a Philippines hotel room in October.

With two hostages and gunman dead, grim investigation starts in Sydney updated 43 days ago

The deadly siege of a central Sydney cafe has ended but the investigation is just beginning.

Former addict fights Indonesia's drug problem updated 43 days ago

A former addict and his wife started one of Jakata's only rehab centers to educate addicts, the pair aim to show them they don't have to go back to drugs.

Hostage siege: Australians stand up to Islamophobia with #illridewithyou updated 43 days ago

A social media campaign condemning Islamophobia under the hashtag #illridewithyou takes off after a gunman takes hostages in Sydney.

The scene in Sydney: Grenades and gunfire grip Australia's biggest city updated 43 days ago

Dramatic scenes ended a tense hostage situation early Tuesday in Sydney as police stormed a cafe where a gunman had taken hostages.

Sight for sore eyes: 'Maverick' doctor who restored the vision of 100,000 people updated 44 days ago

In the past 30 years, Nepalese doctor Sanduk Ruit has personally restored the sight of more than 100,000 people across Asia and Africa.

Five people flee from Sydney cafe amid hostage drama updated 44 days ago

Hundreds of police officers shut down an area in the heart of Sydney where an unconfirmed number of people are being held hostage in a popular cafe.

Death roll rises in Indonesia landslide updated 44 days ago

At least 39 people have died and scores are missing in a landslide in Indonesia, officials said on Sunday.

No weddings, no funerals: China decrees new rules when singing national anthem updated 44 days ago

China's 1.3 billion citizens may soon find it much harder to belt out their national anthem at will.