Hull lies on the muddy banks of the River Humber in northern England. It is often called the 'Gateway to Europe.'
Racial abuse is on the rise in post-Brexit Britain, a Conservative British MP has said, as police confirmed they were investigating two racially-motivated crimes.
Britain voted to leave the European Union in a referendum on Thursday. The decision prompted British Prime Minister David Cameron to announce his intention to resign and sent share prices tumbling. The decision is historic, but how do people in the UK feel? CNN asked a group of commentators, politicians and historians in the UK for their personal take on what it all means. The views expressed are their own.
British Prime Minister David Cameron will face European Union leaders Tuesday as the bloc meets to discuss the UK's potentially convoluted and messy divorce from the European Union.
Iceland pulled off one of the most astonishing results in the history of European football after knocking England out of the European Championship finals.
The black boxes of EgyptAir Flight 804 -- badly damaged when they were found by searchers -- are being repaired and authorities hope they can help solve the mystery of what caused the plane to crash into the Mediterranean Sea last month.
The 2016 Olympic torch relay through Brazil has hit another snag this week.
The UK made a historic decision to leave the European Union on Thursday -- but has so far hesitated on pulling the trigger to go.
Washington has delivered high-level complaints to Moscow about accusations of increasing intimidation of American diplomats in Russia, the State Department said on Monday.
Rescue efforts are underway to save the life of a blue whale apparently enmeshed in a fishing net in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of California.
At least 42 people, mostly soldiers and one child, were killed when attackers launched four suicide car bombings at security targets in a major Yemeni city, two senior government officials told CNN.
Donald Trump won't allow himself to catch a break.
Never mind taking the elevator if you're at the top of the colossal U.S. Bank Tower in Los Angeles -- at least for part of the way down.
Elizabeth Warren unleashed a blistering attack against Donald Trump Monday in her debut on the 2016 campaign trail, delivering a fiery speech that resembled a live audition for the role of Hillary Clinton's top surrogate -- or vice president.
The Supreme Court's decision in Whole Women's Health v. Hellerstedt sends a clear message: State laws adopted to restrict access to abortion are unconstitutional.
On the opening day at Wimbledon -- the granddaddy of tennis tournaments -- three grand slam winners at very different stages of their career featured at the sport's most famous stadium.
At least 30 people were treated for minor burns after walking on hot coals during self-help guru Tony Robbins' "Unleash the Power Within" seminar in Dallas,Texas, fire and medical officials said.
Fewer than half of ovarian cancer patients survive more than five years after their diagnosis. But new research indicates that preemptive surgery to remove a woman's ovaries and fallopian tubes might benefit more women than previously thought.
A Singapore Airlines plane burst into flames Monday after an emergency landing at the city-state's Changi Airport.
A senior Iraqi general has announced on state TV that the battle for Falluja is over as Iraqi troops retook the final ISIS holdout in the city.
Argentina's Lionel Messi, considered by many to be the best player in the world, said he will likely retire from international soccer. The news came shortly after his side lost the Copa America final to Chile on penalties.
Muirfield golf club near Edinburgh, Scotland has announced it will seek a fresh ballot of its members on the issue of female membership.
With the largest coral reef ecosystem in the world, the Great Barrier Reef is one of seven natural wonders of the world and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Traveling is overrated. Just ask New York creatives Lori Nix and Kathleen Gerber, who explore otherworldly places from the comfort of their apartment, making dioramas of settings devoid of humans.
Who says cruelty-free eating's a new fad?
The heart of Little Africa -- or Chocolate City, as it has been dubbed by some -- is not easy to locate without a tip-off.
Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential race, two new polls of registered voters show -- but they differ on the size of her advantage.
The divide over the Brexit vote is rooted in the central reality of our times -- a world being reshaped by globalization and technology, writes Fareed Zakaria.
When Wimbledon, the world's most prestigious tennis tournament, starts Monday, who are the players to watch? Here are five of them, starting with tennis' hottest player.
Jan and Jay Roode capture Africa's hidden moments from the seat of their plane.
With blue skies that stretch for thousands of kilometers across a red dirt horizon, Australia's Gibson Desert is one of the harshest, most remote places on earth.
Alexa Meade makes paintings that breathe.
Watch Hillary Clinton and Elizabeth Warren hug-a-thon and clap-along. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on a political PDA.
The first time I dived on Raja Ampat's reefs, I didn't know where to look first.
Thanks to the Internet and increasing opportunities for remote working, more people can move abroad and live like "digital nomads."
The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) -- bastion of British architecture -- has revealed the 20 homes in the running for its 2016 House of the Year award.