With Tillerson gone, it's truly Trump's world now

With Tillerson gone, it's truly Trump's world now

Want smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox every weekday along with other global reads, interesting ideas and opinions to know? Sign up for the Today’s WorldView newsletter. As you have certainly heard by now, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was unceremoniously fired via President Trump’s Twitter account Tuesday morning. You could […]

Oregon's Roloff family returns in 'Little People, Big World': 'This is insane'

Oregon's Roloff family returns in 'Little People, Big World': 'This is insane'

Matt and Amy Roloff’s marriage may be over, but the Roloff family saga continues on “Little People, Big World,” which returns to TLC with 10 new, one-hour episodes on Tuesday, April 3. In a press release, TLC says the new episodes will bring viewers up to date with what’s been happening with the Roloffs. That includes a […]

Simona Halep calls Serena Williams still the world's best player

Simona Halep calls Serena Williams still the world's best player

“She’s serving strong and the kick is going to be tough. Also, the forehand, she has a big forehand. She’s coming to the net,” said Halep, who has lost one set in getting this far, in the round of 32 against American Caroline Dolehide. “So I know a little bit how she’s playing, but I […]

Doughnuts, robots, repeat: The surreal world of Eric Joyner

Doughnuts, robots, repeat: The surreal world of Eric Joyner

Written by Oscar Holland, CNN Eric Joyner only paints robots and doughnuts. Or, to be more precise: for almost two decades, robots, doughnuts or both have featured prominently in all of Joyner’s paintings. The rest is up to his imagination. Despite restricting himself to two chosen subjects, the Californian painter’s output is remarkably varied. His […]

World's great forests could lose half of all wildlife as planet warms – report

World's great forests could lose half of all wildlife as planet warms – report

The world’s greatest forests could lose more than half of their plant species by the end of the century unless nations ramp up efforts to tackle climate change, according to a new report on the impacts of global warming on biodiversity hotspots. Mammals, amphibians, reptiles and birds are also likely to disappear on a catastrophic […]

ABC's 'World News Tonight' sees rise among younger viewers

ABC's 'World News Tonight' sees rise among younger viewers

NEW YORK (AP) — ABC’s “World News Tonight” is sealing its rise to the top of the evening news competition with a milestone victory that hits rival NBC where it hurts the most — in the wallet. ABC has consistently beaten NBC’s “Nightly News” for several months now among all viewers. But last week ABC […]

Uncontacted tribes: What do we know about the world's 100 hidden communities?

Uncontacted tribes: What do we know about the world's 100 hidden communities?

On July 1st, 2014 seven members of a hidden Amazon tribe emerged from the jungle and made their first contact with the rest of the world—out of dire and tragic necessity. Despite 600 years of Portuguese-Brazilian history, this tribe only came out to interact with their new neighbors now. Their communication is another domino down […]

Spy Poisoning Is Foreign to the Lives of Most of London's Russian Emigres

Spy Poisoning Is Foreign to the Lives of Most of London's Russian Emigres

LONDON—For many of the thousands of Russians who have helped lend this city the nickname Moscow-on-Thames, the nerve-agent poisoning of one of their countrymen is a jarring intrusion from a world they thought they’d left behind. They have little in common with the older waves of emigres who have earned the ire of the Kremlin, the wealthy […]