The illegal wildlife trade is a multibillion dollar business. CNN's Drew Griffin talks to a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services official about the problem.
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world taken over the past week.
It has been a bruising few months for the German chancellor, but she is still popular with the public, says Jenny Hill.
Cecil the lion as seen by tourists in Zimbabwe
What really happened when Samuel DuBose was shot in Cincinnati?
Could a once reluctant Turkey be a South Asia power broker?
Decoding the symbols on the new monument to the Devil
As members of Congress debate whether to back the deal over Iran's nuclear program, one source of support seems guaranteed -- China. It's one of the biggest winners in the agreement, with the lifting of sanctions as Iran pulls back key elements of its enrichment program set to allow Beijing to deepen its historic partnership with Tehran. While China is undoubtedly eyeing the potential economic benefits, Beijing also likely sees an opportunity to challenge U.S. influence in the Middle East.
I have to admit I haven't shopped at Abercrombie & Fitch since I was a freshman in college. Even then, when I fell squarely within the brand's numerical demographic, I felt fully outside of it. I prefer not to dress like a frat party might spontaneously materialize in front of me at any moment. And I like keeping my midriff to myself.
The state of Florida has declined to investigate a complaint from a mother whose baby died after heart surgery at St. Mary's Medical Center in West Palm Beach, which CNN found had a high mortality rate for pediatric open-heart surgeries from 2011 to 2013.
Hundreds take to the streets of Baghdad to protest as temperatures in Iraq hit over 50C.
Brazil football chiefs confirm midfielder Fred, 22, tested positive for a banned diuretic at the recent Copa America in Chile.