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    Shinzo Abe on track for landslide victory, exit polls show

    Shinzo Abe on track for landslide victory, exit polls show


    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his ruling coalition are on course for a landslide win in Sunday's parliamentary elections, exit polls...

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his ruling coalition are on course for a landslide win in Sunday's parliamentary elections, exit polls show.
    Polls open in Japan's snap general election

    Polls open in Japan's snap general election


    Japanese voters are casting their ballots in a snap general election. CNN's Natalie Allen speaks with journalist Kaori Enjoji for the...

    Japanese voters are casting their ballots in a snap general election. CNN's Natalie Allen speaks with journalist Kaori Enjoji for the details.
    Outsider party looks to upstage Japan's Abe

    Outsider party looks to upstage Japan's Abe


    Japanese politicians spring into campaign mode Tuesday as the countdown to the country's snap general election -- scheduled for October 22 --...

    Japanese politicians spring into campaign mode Tuesday as the countdown to the country's snap general election -- scheduled for October 22 -- begins.
    Japanese leader calls for early election

    Japanese leader calls for early election


    Japanese leader Shinzo Abe has called an early election to take advantage of higher opinion polls to secure a stronger mandate as the country prepares to respond to increasing threats from North...

    Japanese leader Shinzo Abe has called an early election to take advantage of higher opinion polls to secure a stronger mandate as the country prepares to respond to increasing threats from North Korea.
    'Psychopathic' hedge fund bosses make less $

    'Psychopathic' hedge fund bosses make less $


    Google, a company that's built everything from a search engine to a self-driving car, will now try its hand at a city...

    Google, a company that's built everything from a search engine to a self-driving car, will now try its hand at a city neighborhood.
    How a month of hurricane nightmares changed Puerto Rico --  and me

    How a month of hurricane nightmares changed Puerto Rico -- and me


    I am writing this in the dark. The hotel doesn't have power, and one of the generators failed. I had to walk up 10 flights of stairs to get to my hotel room because the elevators don't work. The lights have been flickering all...

    I am writing this in the dark. The hotel doesn't have power, and one of the generators failed. I had to walk up 10 flights of stairs to get to my hotel room because the elevators don't work. The lights have been flickering all night.
    Quebec bars people with face coverings from getting public services

    Quebec bars people with face coverings from getting public services


    Quebec's lawmakers passed a bill Wednesday that would require public workers and citizens seeking government services to have their faces...

    Quebec's lawmakers passed a bill Wednesday that would require public workers and citizens seeking government services to have their faces uncovered.
    About 1 million Americans without running water. 3 million without power. This is life one month after Hurricane Maria.

    About 1 million Americans without running water. 3 million without power. This is life one month after Hurricane Maria.


    After Hurricane Maria toppled the bridge that connects him to the rest of civilization and ripped the roof and walls off his house here in the central mountains of Puerto Rico, Ramón Sostre raised a weathered American flag above the...

    After Hurricane Maria toppled the bridge that connects him to the rest of civilization and ripped the roof and walls off his house here in the central mountains of Puerto Rico, Ramón Sostre raised a weathered American flag above the wreckage.
    She gives book collections a boost

    She gives book collections a boost


    Rebecca Constantino's nonprofit, Access Books, provides books and refurbishes libraries for low-income schools across...

    Rebecca Constantino's nonprofit, Access Books, provides books and refurbishes libraries for low-income schools across California.
    Helping at-risk youth tell their stories

    Helping at-risk youth tell their stories


    Several times a week, a security officer lets Harry Grammer through the gates of Camp Gonzales, a juvenile detention center in Los...

    Several times a week, a security officer lets Harry Grammer through the gates of Camp Gonzales, a juvenile detention center in Los Angeles.


    Many residents in the pro-Spain Catalan town of Badia Del Valles adamantly oppose independence from Spain, while others are for it. CNN's Erin McLaughlin...

    Many residents in the pro-Spain Catalan town of Badia Del Valles adamantly oppose independence from Spain, while others are for it. CNN's Erin McLaughlin reports.


    Senator John McCain appeared to mock US President Donald Trump's draft deferments during the Vietnam War in an interview with...

    Senator John McCain appeared to mock US President Donald Trump's draft deferments during the Vietnam War in an interview with C-SPAN.


    Power is slowly returning to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria hit, but residents now face another challenge, debris in the streets. CNN's Polo Sandoval...

    Power is slowly returning to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria hit, but residents now face another challenge, debris in the streets. CNN's Polo Sandoval reports.


    Power is slowly returning to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria hit, but residents now face another challenge, debris in the streets. CNN's Polo Sandoval...

    Power is slowly returning to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria hit, but residents now face another challenge, debris in the streets. CNN's Polo Sandoval reports.


    The fight continues to rage against ISIS in Syria despite the victory in Raqqa, but now the frontline has grown far more complex. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh...

    The fight continues to rage against ISIS in Syria despite the victory in Raqqa, but now the frontline has grown far more complex. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports.


    The government of Namibia is being investigated by the UN for its business dealings with North Korea, in violation of UN sanctions. CNN's David McKenzie has the...

    The government of Namibia is being investigated by the UN for its business dealings with North Korea, in violation of UN sanctions. CNN's David McKenzie has the story.


    A group of Kurds staged a demonstration outside the United States' mission in Erbil, Iraq protesting the central Iraqi government takeover of the Kirkuk province. CNN's Ben Wedeman...

    A group of Kurds staged a demonstration outside the United States' mission in Erbil, Iraq protesting the central Iraqi government takeover of the Kirkuk province. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.


    Russian President Vladimir Putin, a notorious dog lover, cuddled with his new puppy named Verny, a gift from the leader of...

    Russian President Vladimir Putin, a notorious dog lover, cuddled with his new puppy named Verny, a gift from the leader of Turkmenistan.


    Polls have closed in Japan's snap election and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe appears poised to win a third term. Journalist Kaori Enjoji has...

    Polls have closed in Japan's snap election and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe appears poised to win a third term. Journalist Kaori Enjoji has details.


    Researchers in Paris are investigating a sketch that could be a work by Leonardo da Vinci. CNN's Jim Bittermann...

    Researchers in Paris are investigating a sketch that could be a work by Leonardo da Vinci. CNN's Jim Bittermann reports.


    Thousands protest against Madrid's plan to dismiss the Catalan government. CNN's Erin McLaughlin...

    Thousands protest against Madrid's plan to dismiss the Catalan government. CNN's Erin McLaughlin reports.