CNN correspondent Will Ripley and photojournalist Brad Olson traveled to North Korea after the regime offered them a surprise invitation to return to one of the most mysterious countries on earth. They weren't sure why the invitation was offered, what to expect, or even how long they'd be there. Check out the pictures they've taken to document their journey.
It was the mega-fight. Possibly the biggest fight of our lifetimes, a blue-moon opportunity to see two of the world's greatest fighters go toe to toe. It's Ali-Frazier for the modern era, with media coverage dwarfing even that most famous of fights.
A series of victories by Islamist rebels against the Syrian regime is raising the prospect of a sea change in the momentum of a war in which the endurance of Bashar al-Assad has for years seemed to many as a given.
Baltimore ended its citywide curfew Sunday, with Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake saying in a statement that her "goal has always been to not have the curfew in place a single day longer than was necessary."