An American and Kenyan win Boston Marathon

American Meb Keflezighi won the Boston Marathon on Monday, a year after a bombing at the finish line left three dead…

US first lady meets Chinese president Xi and wife

U.S. first lady Michelle Obama met with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday, the first day of her weeklong visit to China…

Photo Gallery: China train station attack

Photo Gallery: China train station attack…

China’s Li wins crash-filled 500 Olympic final

In the slippery world of short track, China kept its grip solidly on the Olympic gold medal….

Shirley Temple, iconic child star, dies at 85

Shirley Temple, the curly-haired child star who put smiles on the faces of Depression-era moviegoers, has died. She was 85….

Sochi opening ceremony bump

The opening ceremony for the Sochi Games hit a bump when only four of the five Olympic Rings materialized in a wintry opening scene….s

Seattle Seahawks win the Super Bowl

Seattle Seahawks beat Denver Broncos 43-8 to win Super Bowl…

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…

Hot cars at the Detroit auto show

The North American International Auto Show begins this week in Detroit with media and industry previews…

‘Polar vortex’ arrives, 187 million in the US shiver

Dangerously cold polar air snapped decades-old records as it spread Tuesday from the Midwest to southern and eastern parts of the U.S. and eastern Canada…