Suspects arrested in Brazil in tourist kidnapping, rape

An American woman was gang raped and beaten aboard a public transport van while her French boyfriend…

26-year-old Toronto man charged with killing his parents

A 26 years old Toronto man charges with killing his parents over Easter weekend in Scarborough. Police says the suspect Li Tian Jia is facing two counts of first-degree murder…

Female tourist kidnapped, robbed and raped in Brazil

A female foreign tourist was kidnapped, raped and robbed on a minibus in Rio de Janeiro…

Photo Gallery: Faithful re-enact the crucifixion of Christ

Christians around the world carried out their traditional re-enactment of the suffering and death of Jesus Christ on Good Friday…

Photo Gallery: North, South Korea tensions escalate

U.S. on Thursday took the unprecedented step of announcing that two of its nuclear-capable B-2 bombers joined joint military drills with South Korea…

Brazilian doctor suspected of killing patients

Brazil’s health ministry says a doctor is suspected of killing seven terminally ill patients in a southern Brazilian hospital…

North Korea cuts last military hotline to South

North Korea said Wednesday it was cutting off a key military hotline with South Korea amid high tensions between the two sides…

Two Chinese pandas shipped to Canada

Some Chinese nutritionists in southwest China city of Chengdu have got apples, special cookies and fresh bamboos ready as airborne meals…

Experts suspect North behind SKorea computer crash

A cyberattack caused computer networks at major South Korean banks and top TV broadcasters to crash simultaneously Wednesday…

Man accused of dismembering lover collapses in court

A Canadian porn actor accused of dismembering his Chinese lover and mailing the body parts to political parties and schools collapsed…

Pope Francis’ inauguration Mass

Pope Francis waves to crowds as he arrives to his inauguration Mass in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican, Tuesday, March 19, 2013…

Court appearance for 6 Indians accused of rape

Six men accused of raping a Swiss tourist who was cycling with her husband in central India were produced in court Monday…

US to beef up missile defense against NKorea

The Pentagon announced Friday it will spend $1 billion to add 14 interceptors to a West Coast-based missile defense system…

Pope Francis: A humble image, but complex past

On the balcony of St. Peter’s Basilica just after a rain shower Wednesday, wearing unadorned white robes, the new Pope Francis appeared to strike the same tone of simplicity and pastoral humility…

Suspected NKorea propaganda video ridicules America

Suspected NKorea propaganda video ridicules America…

Photo Gallery: Argentine Jorge Bergoglio elected Pope

Argentine Jorge Bergoglio has been elected pope, the first ever from the Americas and the first from outside Europe…

Argentine Jorge Bergoglio elected Pope Francis

Argentine Jorge Bergoglio elected Pope Francis

Photo Gallery: Black smoke rises in Vatican City

Black smoke poured from the Sistine Chapel chimney late on Tuesday, signalling that cardinals had failed to elect a pope…

Lawyers: Close hearing in Canada body parts case

Lawyers for the Canadian porn actor who is accused of dismembering his Chinese lover and mailing the body parts to political parties…

Volkswagen’s new hybrid gets 261 MPG!?

Volkswagen’s coming out with a new hybrid car that the company claims would get the equivalent of 261 miles per gallon!

UN approves new sanctions against North Korea

The U.N. Security Council voted for new sanctions on North Korea, while Pyongyang threatened a nuclear strike against the United States…

Leaving NKorea, Rodman calls Kims ‘great leaders’

Ending his unexpected round of basketball diplomacy in North Korea on Friday, ex-NBA star Dennis Rodman called leader Kim Jong Un an “awesome guy”…

Photo Gallery: Dennis Rodman visits North Korea

Dennis Rodman watched a basketball game with the authoritarian leader on Thursday and later drank and dined on sushi with him…

Myanmar drug lord Naw Kham executed

Myanmar drug lord Naw Kham, who was convicted of murdering 13 Chinese sailors on the Mekong River in 2011, was executed on Friday afternoon…

British crash survivor leaped from Egypt balloon

The Briton, Michael Rennie, escaped with only minor injuries and no burns, a neurologist who is treating him at a Cairo hospital…

Toxicology results needed in Elisa Lam’s death

According to offcials in The Los Angeles Coroner’f office, the autopsy on the 21 years old Canadian student Elisa Lam is inconclusive. They need more tests on toxicology to determine…

Balloon crash in Egypt’s Luxor kills 19 tourists

At least 19 tourists were killed in one of the world’s deadliest ballooning accidents…

Photo gallery: Egypt hot air balloon crash

圖集: 埃及熱氣球意外 19名死難者包括9港客…
Photo gallery: Egypt hot air balloon crash….

Oldest marathon runner finishes last race at 101

The world’s oldest marathon runner ran his last race on Sunday at the age of 101…

Ikea withdraws meatballs in 21 European countries

Swedish furnishings giant Ikea says it is withdrawing meatballs from stores in 21 European countries…