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Refugee life, as seen by children fleeing war

Imagine watching as violence and bloodshed took over your country, leaving you with little option but to flee.

How bad is Zika in Rio?

So it's final: the World Health Organization has confirmed that the 2016 Olympics do not need to be postponed or moved from Rio because there is a "very low risk" that the Games will further spread the Zika virus.

Bottoms up: Why butt lifts are big business in parts of Africa

While some women are doing everything they can to get rid of extra weight, a larger behind is so desirable in some countries that it's fueling a whole industry of creams, surgery and padding.

J.K. Rowling angry about black Hermione complaints

J.K. Rowling has decried critics of the casting of a black actress as Hermione as "a bunch of racists."

2016 Hurricane season: Three things to know

June 1 marks the beginning of the hurricane season in the Atlantic Ocean.

Is this the world's most Instagrammed coffee?

Is this the world's most Instagrammed coffee?

Bahari Sisters nonprofit helping women in Kenya

In the rural parts of the East African nation of Kenya, waterborne illness is a leading cause of death for young children, and untreated water is dangerous to people of all ages.

Why Mark Zuckerberg is excited about Nigeria

You know you're doing something right when Mark Zuckerberg namechecks you.

Is this thing on? World leaders' Top 10 hot mic gaffes

In the space of a day, Britain's two most powerful people -- Queen Elizabeth II and Prime Minister David Cameron -- have been publicly reminded of the perils of a hot mic.

'Miracle' as baby girl rescued after 80 hours in rubble of Kenyan building

A baby girl has been rescued after 80 hours trapped in the rubble of a collapsed residential building in the Kenyan capital, in what emergency workers are hailing as a miracle.

VIDEO: Will this ark really cross the Atlantic?

A Dutch carpenter spent years building a replica of Noah's ark. Now he wants to sail across the Atlantic Ocean

Chibok's girls: A glimpse of the stolen

They were stolen from their beds in a school dormitory: hundreds of teenage girls kidnapped by gunmen.

WATCH: Dreams come true at Africa's largest aviation academy

CNN's Zain Asher visits Ethiopian Aviation Academy where students from all over the continent receive training in everything from piloting to maintenance.

Ebola is no longer a world health emergency, WHO says

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa, at one time considered the worst outbreak in history, is no longer a public health emergency of international concern, the World Health Organization said on Tuesday.

WATCH: Fashion designer combines the best of Africa and the West

In Lusaka, we meet a fashion designer who's setting trends by professing a bold vision of a 21st century Africa.

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