Spanish cargo ship slams into jetty in SW France

A military helicopter evacuated the crew of a Spanish cargo ship that slammed into a jetty and split in two in choppy Atlantic Ocean…

Bitcoin and Taiwan

(中文) 電子貨幣比特幣Bitcoin,自5年前推出後,持續受到人們歡迎,日前一場科技研討會,與會的台灣專家表示,台灣政府不能忽視比特幣的存在,應該要將比特幣攤在陽光下…..

CNY celebrations around the world

CNY celebrations around the world (photo gallery)

Crocodile snatches Australian boy, mauls another

Rangers resumed hunting Monday for a four-meter (13-foot) crocodile that snatched a 12-year-old …

Cat on a skateboard video goes viral

Cat on a skateboard video goes viral…

Sochi forces hunt for 3 potential suicide bombers

Russian security officials are hunting down three potential female suicide bombers, one of whom is believed to be in Sochi…

North Korea’s music video praising Kim Jong-un

North Korean releases new music video in praise of Kim Jong-un…

Danish tourist gang-raped, Indian police say

A 51-year-old Danish tourist was gang-raped near a popular shopping area in New Delhi after she got lost and approached …

List of world’s safest airlines is out

Australian Airline Qantas (kwon-tuhs) topped the rankings from airlineratings.com…

UK tabloid trial: Kate Middleton’s phone hacked

Intercepted phone messages from the days when Prince William and Kate Middleton were …

20-40 injured at partial London theater collapse

London authorities say between 20 and 40 people have been injured at a theater which partially collapsed during a packed performance of a show during the height of the Christmas season…

Rodman’s North Korea trip still on for next week

Dennis Rodman plans to travel to North Korea next week to train its basketball team, a trip unaffected by the execution of leader Kim Jong Un’s uncle…

WestJet surprises passengers with Christmas miracle

WestJet surprises passengers with Christmas miracle…

State media announces execution of Kim’s powerful uncle

State media announces execution of Kim’s powerful uncle…

Mandela event interpreter: “I was hallucinating”

The man accused of faking sign interpretation at Nelson Mandela’s memorial service said he hallucinated that angels were entering the stadium, has schizophrenia and has been violent in the past…

TIME’s Person of the Year 2013: Pope Francis

(中文) 時代週刊選了新上任的羅馬天主教宗方濟各做2013年度風雲人物。而爆料揭露美國監控風波的斯諾登排第二位…

Cameron explains selfie at Mandela memorial

British Prime Minister David Cameron said he was only being polite when he posed for a selfie photo at Nelson Mandela’s memorial service…

Three world leaders pose for selfie at Mandela service

President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron leaned in to pose for a selfie with Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt…

Jesse Owens Olympic gold medal sells for $1.4M

An Olympic gold medal won by Jesse Owens at the 1936 Berlin Games has sold for a record $1.4 million in an online auction…

North Korea purges Kim Jong Un’s powerful uncle

North Korea announced Monday that it has purged leader Kim Jong Un’s uncle, considered the …

Timeline:Major events in the life of Nelson Mandela

July 18, 1918 Born to Hendry Mphakanyiswa, a Thembu chief, and Nosekeni Qunu in the Umtata district of the Transkei…

Former South Africa President Nelson Mandela has died at the age of 95

South Africa’s president says Nelson Mandela has died….

Romania animal cruelty

The Four Paws animal welfare group registered 15 cases of people savagely attacking animals in the six weeks after the boy’s death, compared to six cases of similar cruelty in the previous nine months…

Tiger mauls trainer at Austrailia Zoo

Australia zoo says the tiger which mauled its trainer at the sunshine coast animal park yesterday will not be put down…

UK London “slave” women held for over 30 years

(中文) 英國警方在倫敦南部一處住宅區,救出3名被非法囚禁長達30年的女性…

Video shows near-vertical crash of Russian plane

The grainy airport video is dark, short and chilling. Within five seconds, a dot of light that Russian…

Falling satellite expected to hit earth within days

Scientists say a more-than one-ton satellite will come crashing into earth’s atmosphere in the next few days…

One of world’s strongest storms hits Philippines

One of the strongest storms on record slammed into the central Philippines on Friday…

Carbon dioxide levels at record high level

(中文) 世界氣象組織發表報告指出,去年全球大氣層中的二氧化碳,加速累積並創歷史新高…

49 feared dead in plane crash

A Laos Airlines flight crashed Wednesday in the Southeast Asian country, killing all 44 people aboard…