The House of Commons votes to allow gay marriage in England and Wales, despite 161 MPs opposing the government's plans.
The schoolchildren were looking forward to going home -- playing with friends, eating snacks. Then they found themselves fighting for their lives. Some lost.
As Moore, Oklahoma, struggles to regain its footing under the public spotlight, journalists from CNN are among those sharing online images of the devastation of a deadly tornado, as well as the rescue and recovery efforts there.
Whether Jodi Arias lives or dies is now in the hands of a jury. She will address its members directly Tuesday morning. Arias said earlier this month that she would rather die than endure a lifetime behind bars.
Fights goes on in Guatemala as genocide verdict overturned
The search for victims of the gigantic tornado that struck an Oklahoma City suburb continues into a second day, with 24 people confirmed dead.
After her conviction, Jodi Arias takes the stand as testimony continues in the punishment phase of her murder trial.
Two prominent figures in Iran, Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani and Esfandiar Rahim Mashaei, are barred from standing in next month's presidential election.
Microsoft unveils the third generation of its video games console in an event at its headquarters at Redmond, Washington.
Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan orders the release of all women held over "terrorist activity" - a Boko Haram condition for holding peace talks.
It's already killed scores of people in a massive tornado that devastated the town of Moore, Oklahoma. And it's not over yet.
Kids screamed for their parents and parents hollered their children's names, walking and searching in panic in the parking lot of Briarwood Elementary in Moore, Oklahoma, Monday. The tornado that wrecked their town had just left. The sky behind them was still dark. Rain fell in a light mist.
Apple boss Tim Cook defends its tax strategy at a Senate hearing, after the tech giant is accused of being among America's largest tax avoiders.