They were more than just numbers.
Today's World Stories
He's right out of a Russian spy movie.
If you were curious.
Thousands of families in the world's tallest slum now have nowhere to live.
It's going from very bad to much, much worse.
Over 4,000 years of history are now under threat by the Islamic State.
The consequences could prove devastating.
How a handful of laborers changed the course of history.
This is what happens when you don't treat immigrants like threats.
Put down your phones, hashtag warriors — it's time for some real work.
This is one way to avoid crippling student debt.
The Muslim celebration is truly an international holiday.
No, it's not all about Putin.
The U.S. government has uncovered some startling evidence.
An emotional plea from the Vatican.
More than 1,000 Palestinians have died in the conflict.
This is what becoming an adult looks like in different cultures.
How many Syrians have to die before we do something about it?
No, Islamic State (IS) did not order all women to undergo genital mutilation in Iraq.
This is one incredibly cringe-worthy photo op.
The Scandinavian country has some of the smartest students in the world. Why?
Because gender equality often means having choice.
The death toll is rising.
A crisis on Earth is so serious that it's visible from space.
This is the third major airline incident in one week.