SOS from Chinese labor camp :: Tree leaves were turning yellow and red in Damascus, Oregon, in late October. Competing with fall foliage for attention were Halloween decorations, which adorned almost every house in this sleepy middle-class suburb of Portland on America's Pacific West Coast.
Blasts near Party offices :: A series of explosions in front of Communist Party offices in a northern Chinese province killed one person and wounded eight others Wednesday morning, authorities said.
In pictures: Georgia health :: Challenges accessing healthcare in Georgia
In pictures: Durham lit by Lumiere :: Return of Durham Lumiere Festival
Day in pictures: 15 November 2013 :: 24 hours of news photos: 14 November
Queen's Baton Relay: Pacific Islands :: The Queen's Baton Relay in the Pacific
Week in pictures: 9-15 November 2013 :: News photos from around the world
Huge sinkhole threat to neighborhood :: New Day Midday looks at a giant Florida sinkhole, Jean-Claude Van Damme's split stunt and an international custody case.
Reporting JFK's assassination :: The late BBC journalist Peter Watson's recollections of the week he reported on the death of JFK.
Lost world: What happened to Mars? :: You may have heard it before: billions of years ago Mars probably looked more like Earth does now, with clouds and oceans and a much thicker atmosphere. It may even have had some type of microbes. But now it's a barren, frozen desert.
Opinion: Miley Cyrus has a problem :: Dean Obeidallah says the pop star, who is addicted to fame, should use her brand name--like Lade Gaga--to fight for good causes
Sneak peek into the plane of the future :: Aircraft engineer Bastian Schaefer shares Airbus' bold vision for what could be the future of aviation.
A disabled man, a heinous crime :: So that I could best understand the depth of his revulsion for the crime, the police investigator suggested that I pay a visit to the elevator where it allegedly took place.
Last resting place: A glimpse into Colombian cemeteries :: A glimpse into Colombian cemeteries
Columnist: I hate being black :: CNN's Don Lemon talks with a columnist who wrote about his hatred for the color of his own skin.
Nobel Prize-winning novelist Doris Lessing dies aged 94 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Cgb3zXDqTHI/story01.htm
India rape story: Your say :: Our story about Mathura, a girl whose rape changed India, encourages others to open up.
National Geographic's best photographs :: An elderly man stares forlornly at his feet, surrounded by twisted reindeer carcasses, their matted blood stark against a field of endless snow.
New effort launched to personalize medicine in heart treatment :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/873dr1I7HTU/story01.htm
Wily Stepanek guides Czechs to another Davis Cup :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/7VzA_IYGkos/story01.htm
France assures Israel it will stand firm on Iran deal :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nkjcTjMzgGI/story01.htm
U.N. talks on new carbon markets break down :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/cPqypisX9lM/story01.htm
Boeing airliner crashes in Russian city of Kazan, 50 killed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/br1eDG9FALo/story01.htm
Vettel on eighth win: 'It's incredible' :: Critics say Vettel's domination of F1 is getting boring. The driver himself begs to differ.
To tackle pollution, China to drop pursuit of growth at all costs :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XlpxsJ1KAYM/story01.htm
VIDEO: Inside a robotic cycle park :: Spencer Kelly goes underground to see a robotic bike park in action below Tokyo's streets.
10 things we learned from Mass Observation :: Mass Observation, which records British life, has moved to a new home. Here are 10 of its most intriguing findings.
VIDEO: How does the NHS plan for winter? :: Doctors have described life inside accident and emergency units as "always winter but never Christmas" and The College of Emergency Medicine has warned that this year could bring the "worst crisis on record".
Grid Girls: Meet the women of F1 :: CNN meets the real girls behind the glamorous faces of Formula One
Operator at Japan's Fukushima starts hazardous year-long fuel removal :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/iAWzvUfm7GE/story01.htm