Doomsday minister Harold Camping dead at 92

The California preacher who used his evangelical radio network and thousands of billboards to broadcast the end of the world has died at age 92…

Mayans mark calendar transition in Mexico

Mayans celebrated the upcoming arrival of a new calendar and marked the conclusion of the old calendar Thursday in Xocen, a Mayan village in southeast Mexico…

Panic buying of candles in China

People in a residential community in southwest China have begun panic buying candles recently, a trend instigated by a rumored three-day blackout beginning Dec. 21…