We have some dramatic pictures now of a truly terrifying ordeal - a single-engine airplane that fell out of the sky, and landed in the Pacific Ocean.
The plans have been set for the solar-powered plane, Solar Impulse 2, to take off from Abu Dhabi and then fly around the globe using only the sun's energy.
Investigators will only begin to get a clearer picture of what happened when they recover the plane's recording equipment.
AirAsia Indonesia flight QZ8501, an Airbus A320-200, disappeared over the Java Sea an hour into its flight at 06:24 local time (23:24 GMT Saturday).
Hundreds of thousands of men around the world are falling victim every year to a pernicious form of online crime.
China is showcasing some of its latest military hardware at an air show, which featured a new stealth fighter.
Peter Kassig went to Lebanon in the spring of 2012. He spent his time helping Syrian refugees including those wounded in the fighting.
The animal sacrifice during Gadhimai festival, reportedly the largest religious slaughter in the world, will see a significant decline this year, according to government officials.
Uruguay's President Jose Mujica says he has been offered $1m (£630,000) for his vintage Volkswagen Beetle.
Two Lockheed F-35 fighter jets land succesfully on a U.S. aircraft carrier in a major milestone for the U.S. Navy's newest planes that are a part of the Pentagon's $399 billion project
Watch and share this commemorative time-lapse movie, highlighting progress at the World Trade Center site from October 2004 to September 2013.
There have now been more than 4,800 reported deaths from Ebola, with Liberia the worst affected country.
One Nepali cyclist has undertaken an unusual mission in the name of world peace. Over the past decade, Biresh Dahal has ridden a bike backwards across three continents
Rescue teams in Japan have resumed their search for survivors of a volcanic eruption on Saturday.