What you can do to help the burning Amazon rainforest

The Amazon is the largest rainforest in the world and vital to combating climate change — and it's on fire with no end in sight

Man charged in death of resort worker returns to Anguilla

A Connecticut man accused of killing a hotel worker in Anguilla was back on the island for a court appearance. Scott Hapgood was on vacation with his family in April when Kenny Mitchel came to their room. Errol Barnett has the latest.

Pictures from the Amazon rainforest fires in Brazil

The Amazon rainforest in Brazil has seen a record number of fires this season

Study raises concerns about microplastics in drinking water

"If you ask somebody whether they'd like their water with or without plastic, I doubt you'd get any answer other than, 'hold the plastic, please!'"

Black hole possibly swallowed neutron star, causing ripples in space

The cosmic collision could be the first example of a black hole colliding with a neutron star — possibly offering new insights into the expansion of the universe

Rapidly decaying Titanic could disappear in decades

Explorers on the first manned voyage in nearly 15 years were astonished by the famous ship's rapid decay

Cardinal George Pell loses appeal of sex abuse convictions

Australian court upholds unanimous jury verdict that most senior Catholic to be found guilty of sexually abusing kids molested two choirboys in late 1990s

Watch: Spacewalk installs key upgrade to station

The new port will allow two U.S. commercial crew ships to dock at the space station at the same time

Wedding bombing casts shadow over peace talks with Taliban

The U.S. envoy negotiating to end America's longest war is resuming talks with the Taliban in Qatar on Wednesday. After nearly 18 years of fighting in Afghanistan, it's not just the Taliban that concerns the U.S. ISIS is also a threat. Imtiaz Tyab reports.

Migrants stranded off Italy rescued after 19 days at sea

Italy's interior minister banned migrant rescue vessels from docking in Italy

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Tropical Storm Dorian gathering strength over the Atlantic

The National Hurricane Center said Sunday that Dorian​ could intensify to near hurricane strength over the eastern Caribbean Sea by Tuesday

Hong Kong protests turn dangerous after officer fires warning shot

Police drew their guns and fired a warning shot Sunday night after a group attacked them with sticks and rods, sparking an escalation in the summerlong protests

Louisiana beats Curacao 8-0 to win Little League World Series

With Louisiana's victory, U.S. teams have won back-to-back Little League crowns for the first time since 2009