The death toll rose to 57 in Argentina after strong storms with heavy rain flooded areas of Buenos Aires and La Plata capital district.
Army general fired: Army Maj. Gen. Ralph Baker, a two-star general who headed the Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa, was fired last month, it was reported Thursday.
Embassies warned: North Korea on Friday warned foreign embassies in Pyongyang, saying it cannot ensure the safety of diplomatic workers. It suggested that countries should [...]
Ford ad controversy: Over the past few weeks, Ford ads showing women tied up in the back of a Ford Figo generated controversy. It forced an ad executive to resign, while some [...]
Shanghai residents are concerned that the large number of people being diagnosed with pneumonia may actually be infected with the new bird flu strain H7N9.
A few days ago a Falun Gong practitioner in New York turned on his brand new iMac-27 computer—one of the best desktop computers sold—and tried to open Minghui.org, a Falun [...]
On the Shen Yun dances John Foster said: "They were kind of transporting, I guess, so you kind of forget your worldly cares during those pieces, which is really refreshing."
Born into the business as a fourth-generation furrier, Fishman helps women refurbish, remodel, and repair their furs—and steps in on the occasional disaster.
In a note presented on March 20, 2013 at the Parliament House in Canberra, Australia, the Hon. David Kilgour makes the case for international initiatives that can help end [...]
Israel, Gaza crossfire: Several rockets hit southern Israel fired by Gaza militants on Wednesday. Israel launched an air attack on the Gaza Strip.
Roger Ebert dies: The U.S.'s most influential movie reviewer, Roger Ebert, died on Thursday. He was 70.
Three people in China have died from a virulent new strain of H7N9 bird flu virus, which may be linked to the thousands of dead pigs recently dumped in a river.
Recently, researchers at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) finally announced the new particle discovered last summer is indeed a Higgs boson, a particle [...]
The Chinese character 運 (yùn) is a pictophonetic character—one formed by combining a component that indicates the meaning with a component that indicates the sound.
The Irish Government recently announced an investment of 1 million euro in the field of data analytics, an area that many companies perceive to be the next big thing.
“The stories going back five thousand years and coming up to today—from the traditions of China,” Mr. Michael Nolan said. “It’s magnificent."
The former chairman of PetroChina recently received a large amount of bad press, which may be a sign of disciplinary action by the new Communist Party leadership as warring [...]
Target dress apology: Target apologized on Thursday after shoppers noticed that some plus-sized dresses sold on its website were labeled as “manatee gray.”
As one of the biggest recipients of public revenues, health care plays a major role in Canada’s economic performance.
As the Beaufort Sea ice fractures extensively, climatology PhD student and professor Paul Beckwith says “This is abrupt climate change in real-time.”
Microsoft obsolete: A report released said that Microsoft, which controlled as much as 90 percent of the OS market in its heyday, could go obsolete in 2017.
Snipes released: After spending two years in prison, Wesley Snipes was reportedly released.
Dr. Lee Wexler and Dr. Andrew Koenigsberg partnered in 2006 to create Gallery 57, a modern and friendly dentist's office in New York City specializing in one-visit restorations.
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Fresh off their national championship, what's in store next year for Louisville?