Teen climber falls 500 feet and survives

(CNN) — A 16-year-old mountain climber is somehow recovering with just a broken leg after falling 500 feet on Oregon's Mount Hood.Gurbaz Singh traveled from Canada to climb Oregon's highest peak with a group of friends, marking his 90th mountain climb, according to CNN affiliate KATU. On Monday morning the

Michelin chef’s cheese soufflé case collapses

(CNN) — The cheese soufflé was thrown out of court. Well, not literally -- but French chef Marc Veyrat has lost his soufflé-based lawsuit against the Michelin guide. Veyrat took Michelin to court in France to demand the fine dining guidebook explain its reasons for demoting his Alpine restaurant from

The scientist trying to travel back in time

(CNN) — The past, it has been said, is a foreign country. And sometimes it's another country we yearn to visit.We can't, of course. Whereas actual travel is limited only by how much cash we can spare, visa requirements and flight cancellations, journeying to times gone by is limited by

Trump says Iran is ‘orchestrating attack’ on US embassy

The US embassy in Baghdad is under lock down but has not been evacuated, an embassy spokesperson told CNN, as protests continue outside the compound located in city's Green Zone.The US ambassador to Iraq, Matthew Tueller, is currently out on a previously scheduled vacation that started over a week ago,

PHOTOS: Iraqi Shiites break into U.S. Embassy in Baghdad

Protesters wave militia flags in front of the U.S. Embassy compound in Baghdad on Tuesday. (Photo: Khalid Mohammed/AP)MoreDozens of Iraqi Shiite militiamen and their supporters broke into the U.S. Embassy compound in Baghdad on Tuesday, smashing a main door and setting fire to a reception area, prompting tear gas and