Heartbreaking video shows teens on sinking ferry

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Soon after the ferry began to tilt, there was nervous laughter, jokes about the Titanic and talk of selfies and Facebook posts…

Captain’s rescue video outraged South Koreans

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The South Korean Coast Guard on Monday released footage of captain Lee Joon-seok fleeing the passenger ferry…

Divers battle darkness and fear to find bodies

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Divers grope their way slowly through the dark corridors and cabins of the sunken Sewol ferry…

Base jumpers dive off the top of the Burj Khalifa

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Two daredevil jumpers who live by the adage — “go big, or go home.”…

Malaysia to release MH370 report

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Facing anger from families of Flight 370 passengers, Malaysia’s Prime Minister said Thursday his government …

Obama says US will defend Japan in island dispute with China

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Obama reaffirmed Japan that the US would be obligated to defend Tokyo in a confrontation with Beijing over a set of disputed islands…

Obama opens Japan trip at famous sushi restaurant

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Obama kicked off his trip on an informal note, joining Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at a famous Tokyo sushi restaurant…

Arrested crew members say they tried to save ferry

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The crew member said they tried to launch lifeboats, but the ferry was tilted too far…

Japan PM sends offering to war shrine

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sent a religious offering Monday to a Tokyo shrine that honors executed war criminals…

Sunken ferry: Two bodies of Chinese passengers found

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The bodies of two missing Chinese passengers aboard a capsized South Korean ferry were recovered by…

South Korean president: Ferry crew actions were ‘murderous’

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South Korea’s president is accusing the ferry’s captain and some crew members of unforgivable, murderous behavior…

Captain of sunken South Korean ferry arrested

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The South Korean ferry captain was arrested Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need…

Cellphone footage shows inside of the sinking ferry

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Cell phone video believed to have been taken from inside the ferry shows people wearing life…

Vice principal saved from Korea ferry found hanged

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A high school vice principal who had been rescued from a sinking South Korean ferry has been found hanging from a tree…

Pakistani brothers in cannibalism case face court

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Two brothers arrested for the second time over accusations of cannibalism appeared in court Tuesday…

Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

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An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides…

Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87

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Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87…

Chinese among missing in capsized So Korean ship

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Two Chinese nationals, one male and one female, were aboard the capsized South Korean passenger ship…

So. Korean sunken ferry: Was captain among first to leave?

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Investigators are looking into whether the captain of the sunken ferry got on the first rescue boat at the scene…

Rescuers search for survivors from sunken ship

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Emotions were running high among relatives of the missing passengers who demanded answers to where their loved ones were…

South Korean ferry disaster leaves 4 dead, 283 missing

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A ferry carrying 462 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island…

Four people stabbed in Canadian office building

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An employee of a human resources company stabbed his superiors while being fired at a Toronto office building…

Royal play date for Prince George in New Zealand

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Britain’s young Prince George took on his first royal engagement in New Zealand. But he didn’t have to greet any dignitaries…

Royals arrive in New Zealand to rain, cheers

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Britain’s Prince William and his wife, Kate, have arrived in New Zealand’s capital to cheers from locals who braved windy…

Australian court recognizes third category of gender

New South Wales High Court ruled that the registration of a sex in Australia could be other than male or female…

Japan increases sales tax

Japan increased its sales tax from 5 percent to 8 percent on Tuesday, first time in 17 years…

Magnitude-8.2 quake strikes northern Chile

A powerful magnitude-8.2 earthquake struck in off Chile’s northern coast Tuesday night…

Japan whaling future in doubt after court ruling

The International Court of Justice ruled Monday that Japan’s annual hunt in the Antarctic was not really for scientific purposes…

Hundreds of students occupy Taiwan’s Legislature to protest China pact

Hundreds of students remained barricaded in Taiwan’s Legislature early Wednesday in protest of the ruling party’s push …

Eight month old baby weighs more than 40 lbs

An eight month old baby boy made headlines in Colombia on Tuesday after weighing in at over 20 kilograms (44 pounds)…