Chinese buyers snap up new houses in London

Chinese buyers were responsible for 27 percent of new build house purchases in central London last year…

Syrian forces bomb area of alleged chemical attack

Syrian government forces bombed the rebel-held suburbs where the opposition said the regime had killed more than 100 people…

Mubarak released from jail, taken to military hospital

Egypt’s ousted leader Hosni Mubarak was transferred from Tora prison to the Maadi military hospital on Thursday…

Boy injured by a fountain water spout in east China

A boy, who was injured by a fountain water spout in east China’s Shandong Province last week…

Yosemite-area wildfire balloons in size overnight

A wildfire outside Yosemite National Park has more than tripled in size and still threatens about 2,500 homes, hotels and camp buildings…

12-year-old boy robbed in Portola neighborhood

A 12-year-old boy was robbed in San Francisco’s Portola neighborhood on Tuesday evening…

Timeline: history of Qin Huohuo events

Timeline: history of Qin Huohuo events

Severe Tropical Storm Trami heads for Taiwan

Severe Tropical Storm Trami on Wednesday struck in heavily populated northern Taiwan, prompting schools and offices to close…

Obamas welcome new dog, “Sunny”!

The Obamas are welcoming a second dog to the first family. Meet sunny, the one-year-old Portuguese water dog…

Rare fin whale found dead on Northern Calif. beach

A rare fin whale calf has died on a Northern California beach despite the help of marine mammal experts who rushed to its aid…