Portuguese flee crisis to old colony :: The eurozone crisis has forced many Portuguese to migrate to the former colony of Mozambique in search of jobs and economic prosperity.
A 'sound' idea to reduce poverty :: It's a new idea which could resonate with communities across the developing world -- a biomass stove which also generates electricity using sound waves.
Week in pictures: 20-26 October 2012 :: News photos from around the world
Cool Obama vs. square Romney :: "Beware the fury of the patient man." -- John Dryden
Third party could harm candidates :: Gary Johnson and Virgil Goode have no chance of winning the November 6 presidential election, but the two "third-party" candidates could have an impact on who does.
Obama: Still Kenya's favorite son? :: No one at the Railway Golf Club in the heart of Nairobi quite remembers if Barack Obama, Sr., the father of the 44th U.S. president, ever played here when he was a high-flying civil servant in the 1960s . Perhaps he played up the road at the Royal Nairobi Golf Club, the oldest of the city's six golf establishments, someone suggests.
Republicans' Senate hopes dim :: Even before a second Republican Senate candidate tripped over incendiary comments about rape, GOP leaders in Washington knew that their once promising chances of winning control of the Senate had diminished.
In pictures: Hollywood unseen :: Stars from the golden age of cinema
Is U.S. still leader of free world? :: There was a time, not very long ago, when it seemed as if each of the world's major problems and every potential solution pivoted around the United States. The president of the United States was referred to as the leader of the free world, and the term was not used with irony or mockery.
Spanish budget cuts revealed :: Spain will create a new fiscal authority to oversee the new spending cuts, tax increases and structural adjustments included in a new budget presented Thursday.
Anger in Athens over austerity :: Elinda Labropoulou reports on the 24-hour work stoppage to protest austerity measures in Greece.
Westerwelle: Crisis is in confidence :: The real crisis confronting the eurozone is regaining market confidence, not the euro, German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said Friday.
'Himalayan Viagra' taking its toll :: Ram Bahadur Jafra and his brothers crouch on a field, picking through blades of grass. They have traveled five days by foot to a meadow deep inside Nepal's Dolpa district. They came, as tens of thousands do each year, to harvest a highly valuable commodity: the Himalayan caterpillar fungus.
Young Greeks struggle to find jobs :: Georgia Pandermi is looking for her first job without luck. She's not alone. The latest Greek employment data shows that more than half of people under 25 are out of work.
Death and taxes in Italy :: Six months ago, an Italian bricklayer behind on his taxes wrote a note to his wife of 27 years, then doused himself with gasoline and set himself on fire outside a bologna tax office. Giuseppe Campaniello died nine days later.
Has the electric car found its range? :: Despite their green credentials, electric cars still come up short against their petrol-powered cousins when it comes to range -- how far they go before the battery needs recharging.
'Crate home' thinks outside the box :: Living in a house made from shipping containers isn't exactly everyone's idea of a dream home.
Cleaning up oil spills with magnets :: Oil companies could soon be using an innovative new technique involving nanotechnology and magnets to help clean up offshore oil spills.
Helping kids understand the crisis :: Portugal launches a book for kids to explain the financial crisis. But will they understand it? Isa Soares finds out.
France: Greece must shape up :: French President Francois Hollande restated his country's support for debt-stricken Greece Saturday, but stressed that it must live up to its reform commitments.
Crucial meets as austerity moves bite :: Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras says his country, at the epicenter of a financial crisis which has hobbled Europe's common currency, is "turning the page" economically and moving toward stability.
Man shows up alive at his wake :: A family from Brazil had the scare of their lives when the relative they thought was dead turned up at his own wake.
Superyacht chef: Best job on water? :: Is delivering five-star meals on a luxury vesssel a dream job or nautical nightmare? CNN investigates.
Trapped in lifts - 10 of your stories :: A recent story about why people feel so awkward in lifts triggered a big response from our readers. Many wrote in to share their stories of being trapped.
Why it pays NOT to smile at work :: If you find yourself giving off a sunnier disposition when your boss is smiling, it might be because your brain is wired to do so.
Chinese business booms in Greece :: CNN's Diana Magnay reports on the Chinese business that is booming in a Greek port.
Evolution of political ads :: How have presidential campaign ads changed in the more than 60 years they have been on TV? Darrell West explains.
Photos: Muslims celebrate Eid :: Photos: Muslims celebrate Eid al-Adha
Analysis: U.S. presidential race is all about Ohio - or is it? :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Cl3J18Ek9-Y/us-usa-campaign-map-idUSBRE89S06320121029
Hong Kong: Only 20% can swim? :: Hong Kong (CNN) -- Angel Lau adjusts her iridescent blue goggles over her cherubic face, steps to the edge of the pool and dives in head first.