Photo gallery: Boston marathon explosion

Two explosions shattered the finish of the Boston Marathon on Monday…

Photo Gallery: Immigration rally across US

Thousands of immigrants and activists rallied across the U.S. Wednesday in a coordinated set of protests…

Photo Gallery: Texas college stabbing

A student went on a building-to-building stabbing attack at a Texas community college Tuesday, wounding at least 14 people…

N Korean rumblings,little effect on S Koreans

Outsiders might hear the opening notes of a war in the deluge of threats and provocations from North Korea, but to South Koreans it is a familiar drumbeat…

Lakers hang Shaq’s No. 34 jersey in the rafters

Although Shaquille O’Neal rarely finds himself speechless, he says he’s thrilled beyond words to see his jersey…

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…

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…

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…

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…