TOKYO — Tokyo held a groundbreaking ceremony Sunday, December 11, for a $1.5 billion National Stadium to host the 2020 Olympic Games.Read More
SEOUL, South Korea -- Shifting from protests to celebration, large crowds of South Koreans were expected to march near the presidential palace on Saturday to cheer the impeachment of disgraced President Park Geun-hye over an explosive corruption sRead More
LOS ANGELES -- Al Gore's climate change documentary, "An Inconvenient Truth," is getting a sequel.
Paramount Pictures said Friday the follow-up to the Oscar-winning original will premiere at next January's Sundance Film Festival.Read More
WASHINGTON -- John Glenn, whose 1962 flight as the first US astronaut to orbit the Earth made him an all-American hero and propelled him to a long career in the US Senate, died Thursday.Read More
MEUREUDU, Indonesia -- Humanitarian organizations descended on Indonesia's Aceh province Thursday as the government promised tons of emergency aid and officials raced to assess the full extent of damage from an earthquake that killed more than 100Read More