Britain's Prince Harry took time out of his trek to the South Pole to call a team of soldiers preparing to row across the Atlantic. The expedition is part of a fundraiser for wounded veterans. (Dec. 3)
Dramatic footage emerged on Tuesday showing the unlikely rescue of a ship's cook, who survived for almost three days trapped in an air bubble in his sunken ship. (Dec. 3)
Six decades before he went to North Korea as a curious tourist, Merrill Newman supervised a group of South Korean guerrillas during the Korean War who were perhaps the most hated and feared fighters in the North. (Dec. 3)
A flying crime-fighting robot and a self-fitting pair of shoes have been entertaining visitors at a design exhibition in the South Korean capital of Seoul. The event is a chance for companies around the world to showcase their latest invent...
Europe's most active volcano, Mount Etna, erupted again on Monday night, showering volcanic ash on nearby towns. Authorities in Italy say it was Etna's 19th eruption of 2013. (Dec. 3)
German officials are preparing to remove Tascha, the canine best friend of a 10-year-old German boy who has been in a coma since birth, saying sheâ€™s dangerous.
Social services in Essex, UK performed an involuntary caesarian section on a woman and took her baby.
Seventy-five years ago this week, some 10,000 children traveled to England without their parents on the Kindertransport to escape Nazi persecution before the outbreak of World War II. (Dec. 2)
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden arrived in Tokyo on Monday evening kicking off a weeklong trip to Asia. He was greeted by Caroline Kennedy, the new U.S. ambassador to Japan. (Dec.2)