Seventy-six percent of people in 23 countries questioned by global research company Ipsos say they have high hopes for new year
Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida Monday to put commercial communications spacecraft into orbit for Thai satellite operator
'Polar Star' steaming toward Antarctica to join rescue effort for the icebound M.V. 'Akademik Shokalskiy' and 'Snow Dragon'
An FBI affidavit said the suspect told investigators he targeted the consulate because 'all the voices he had been hearing were in Chinese'
Demonstrators held for hours after leading rally in front of French Embassy, where they had sought to deliver petition calling for release of detained labor leaders, activists
Money to be used over five years to improve living standards in war-torn ethnic areas
Environmental activists say public destruction sends powerful message to would-be smugglers, consumers that such trade will no longer be tolerated
Wang Yi urges South Sudan's government, rebels to accept immediate ceasefire
Opposition rejects Awami League party victory after violence-plagued election, launches nationwide strike
Children are among victims, no claim of responsibility
Ethnic Mongols have long complained that their traditional grazing lands have been ruined by mining and desertification