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More than 200,000 minors sexually abused by French Catholic clergy, landmark report finds

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Paris Members of the Catholic clergy sexually abused more than 200,000 minors in France over the last seven decades, a survey carried out as part of an independent probe into abuse within the church estimates, accord...

An intern took on one of China’s biggest TV stars in a landmark #MeToo case. She lost, but vowed to fight on

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A version of this story appeared in CNN's Meanwhile in China newsletter, a three-times-a-week update exploring what you need to know about the country's rise and how it impacts the world. Sign up here. Hong Kong He i...

Royal Navy warships leave Britain for landmark Pacific deployment

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Hong Kong Two Royal Navy patrol ships left the United Kingdom on Tuesday for a five-year deployment that will see them act as "the eyes and ears" of Britain from the west coast of Africa, to the west coast of the Uni...

Golfer Kim Si Woo finds water five times on one hole to set unwanted landmark PGA Tour score

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Sometimes, as a golfer, even though you're trying your hardest, you can feel your round slipping away. For South Korean Kim Si Woo, Sunday was just one of those moments where it went from bad to much, much worse. ...

Landmark Vatican fraud trial begins as cardinal faces charges over London property deal

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Rome In what many are calling the Vatican's "trial of the century," a Vatican court on Tuesday opened proceedings against Italian Cardinal Angelo Becciu, the Pope's former chief of staff, and nine other defendants ch...

Almost two-thirds of female UK military staff report bullying, sexual harassment and discrimination, landmark report says

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London Nearly two-thirds of women in the UK military have experienced bullying, sexual harassment and discrimination during their career, a landmark parliamentary report revealed on Sunday. The UK defense subcommitt...

Quentin Tarantino reveals he purchased the landmark Vista Theatre in Los Angeles: It’s a ‘crown jewel’

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The "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood" director made the announcement during an appearance on Dax Shepard’s "Armchair Expert" podcast and opened up about the despair he has felt brought on by large theater chains and bu...

Justices Gorsuch and Thomas call to revisit landmark First Amendment case New York Times v. Sullivan

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Justices Clarence Thomas and Neil Gorsuch on Friday said the Supreme Court should revisit the breadth of the landmark First Amendment decision in New York Times v. Sullivan and explore how it applies to social media...

BBC journalist quits as investigation into his landmark Princess Diana interview wraps up

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London The BBC journalist who conducted a bombshell 1995 interview with Princess Diana has resigned for health reasons, shortly before a report is to be published investigating whether he acted improperly to secure D...

Landmark trial with drug distributors over the opioid crisis begins in West Virginia federal court

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A trial involving three major prescription opioid distributors began Monday in federal court in West Virginia, the outcome of which could set the tone for future litigation related to the nationwide opioid crisis. C...

Colion Noir tells ‘Tucker Carlson Today’ ‘I will not comply’ with Dems’ gun ban, cites landmark Heller verdict

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Biden and the Left seek a blanket ban on so-called "assault weapons" -- something that was initially brought to fruition in the 1990s by Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., under President Clinton. That 10-year ban was ...

A convicted Oklahoma killer’s death sentence was overturned because of a landmark US Supreme Court ruling

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An Oklahoma death row inmate is set to receive a new trial after a court overturned his conviction based on a US Supreme Court ruling last year that determined a large part of the state is Native American territory ...

Malaysian man wins landmark challenge against Muslim gay sex ban

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A Malaysian man on Thursday won a landmark court challenge against an Islamic ban on sex "against the order of nature," raising hopes for greater acceptance of gay rights in the mostly Muslim country. The Muslim man ...

Chinese court orders husband to pay wife $7,700 for housework in landmark divorce case

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A court in China has ordered a man to pay thousands of dollars in compensation to his former wife for housework she shouldered during their five-year marriage, in a landmark divorce ruling that has sparked discussio...

Emmett Till’s childhood home is now a landmark in Chicago

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The home of Emmett Till, the African American teen whose murder became an important catalyst in the civil rights movement, has been granted landmark status by the Chicago City Council. In 1955, Emmett traveled to Mi...

France taken to court over ‘climate inaction’ in landmark case

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Paris A court in Paris will hear a landmark case accusing the French government of taking inadequate action to combat climate change. The case is part of a lawsuit launched two years ago and the hearing will start Th...

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