PYEONGCHANG, South Korea -- From volunteers to support staff to the joint Korea women's hockey team, people from many cultures bid farewell to each other and to the 2018 Winter Olympics on Monday as a swath of the eastern Korean Peninsula readiedRead more
WASHINGTON -- The nation should keep assault rifles out of the hands of anyone under 21, President Donald Trump declared Thursday, defying his loyal supporters in the National Rifle Association amid America's public reckoning over gun violence.Read more
THE growth of bitcoin is fueling speculation and debate about the environmental impact of the energy needed to power the virtual currency in the era of climate change.
Some questions and answers about the issue:Read more
BREBES, Indonesia -- Farmers were working in their rice paddies on the Indonesian island of Java, when the soggy hillside above them collapsed under the weight of torrential rains, killing five people and leaving rescuers digging for 18 missing.Read more
GOLD COAST, Australia -- Five teenage boys remained in an Australian hospital on Thursday, a day after suffering drug overdoses at a private school.Read more
BEIRUT -- Doctors in Syria's rebel-controlled suburbs of Damascus said Wednesday they were unable to keep up with the staggering number of casualties, amid a ferocious bombing campaign by government forces that has targeted hospitals, apartment blRead more
CHICAGO -- A Chicago-area woman who was at a cafe in Paris during the 2015 attacks is suing Twitter, Facebook and Google, alleging the sites helped aid the growth of the Islamic State group by giving it social media access.Read more