They've spent months, even years, living in squalid tents, makeshift shelters and tumbledown caravans at the side of a motorway in northern France.
Tensions are high inside "The Jungle," a sprawling makeshift refugee camp in the French port town of Calais, where authorities were to begin evicting migrants Monday.
Life for thousands of migrants at the sprawling "Jungle" migrant camp is set to be thrown into disarray -- again -- as French authorities renew efforts to dismantle the site on Monday.
A former British banker has pleaded not guilty to the murders of two Indonesian women in Hong Kong.
A brief, unilateral ceasefire effectively ended on Sunday with the resumption of airstrikes against the besieged, rebel-held portion of eastern Aleppo.
Hillary Clinton has a 12-point lead over Donald Trump and has reached 50% support nationally among likely voters, a new ABC News tracking poll shows.
Just four years ago, Donald Trump took a drastically different position on what is now his central issue: deporting undocumented immigrants in the United States.
The sounds of artillery boomed across the desert as dawn broke Monday, signaling that Peshmerga and Iraqi forces weren't letting up in their push to regain the Iraqi city of Mosul from two years of ISIS occupation.
A Science Channel found hexagon-shaped "air bombs" over the Bermuda Triangle. The report suggests "air bombs" are capable of bringing down planes and ships.
Standup comedian and actor Kevin Meaney, who made numerous appearances on late-night TV has died, his agent said. Meaney starred in the CBS sitcom "Uncle Buck," which ran for one season in 1990.
Five people have been killed in a plane crash in Malta, the Malta International Airport has confirmed.
Junko Tabei, the first woman to climb the world's highest peak, has died at age 77.
This is sure to get your spidey-sense tingling.
In what can best be described as a bundle of cuteness, Nicole McDonald held her son Jadon alone for the first time in what she calls "one of the most profound moments of my life."
A year ago, Juan Martin Del Potro was ranked outside the top 500 of men's tennis and wondering if he would ever play again as he struggled with injury.
Venezuelan lawmakers have announced they plan to push for impeachment proceedings against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.
A man has been killed, and three people injured, in a gruesome explosion in a Japanese park on Sunday afternoon.
2-time Olympic champion Tina Maze is hanging up her race boots at 33 years of age. Christina Macfarlane meets the Slovenian star in Sölden, Austria.
At one of Nevada's infamous legal brothels, a 20-year-old woman recently signed up for work -- but not to have sex.
Ephemeral and poetic, shooting stars are among the world's most beautiful natural wonders.
For at least the first six months of their lives, infants should be sleeping in the same room as their parents, but not the same bed, according to a new report from the American Academy of Pediatrics.
The principal of Melania Trump's old primary school knows juvenile behavior when she sees it. And she has some advice for the candidate who once described his own campaign as "a little childish."
"Saturday Night Live" features a cold open that spoofs the final presidential debate.
Danish "starchitect" Bjarke Ingels continues to re-shape the New York skyline.
Do you scribble absentmindedly with a pen on the edges of a scrap of paper?
One of the cheeriest genres of YouTube video compilations is that of dogs greeting soldiers returning home.
Last month, we asked for your favorite rice dish for our latest #CNNFood Challenge and you replied.
Norway has been ranked as the world's most prosperous country for seven years running.
A holiday tour bus collided with a tractor-trailer near Palm Springs, California, early Sunday morning, officials said.
For Formula One drivers, Watkins Glen International was always a little off the beaten track.
Warning: This story contains spoilers about "The Walking Dead" Season 7 premiere.
The Russian hack is a warning sign of things to come, writes Amy Zegart. The US had better be prepared
With Donald Trump escalating his "rigged election" rhetoric, many observers are wondering what will happen if he loses. Would Trump concede -- and what might his speech sound like?
We live in a world at a crossroads. The conflicts in Syria rage on, seemingly impervious to the various attempts to resolve them -- a horrifying staging ground for broader US-Russian tensions, and the front line of terror groups' battles for territory.
As the Iraqi-led coalition move to liberate Mosul, Iraq's second city, the question we should all be asking is this: What will happen next?
As Lauren Chopek painfully details her story, she does so with the reticence of a survivor, as if somehow remaining silent would have been better.
A group of undercover officers in Winnipeg, Canada, is leading a new way to fight human trafficking -- firmly focused on helping victims.
"When I woke up I didn't know that I was in China."
Across the U.S., there is a movement to prioritize human trafficking prevention in our nation's communities. Schools, youth service programs, juvenile corrections services, group homes, and other youth-oriented spaces have begun to recognize their great potential to empower youth to stay safe from exploitation.
As the assault to liberate the Iraqi city of Mosul from ISIS begins, Clarissa Ward explains why the city is so important.
From a secret location, a young Iraqi businessman is waging a different kind of war against ISIS. Less bloody? Yes. But still, potentially lethal.
From Syria to Ukraine to hacking accusations, tensions between Russia and the US are rising. CNN's Matthew Chance explains how relations are changing.