Two 20th-century popes who changed the course of the Catholic Church became saints Sunday.
A magnitude 6.7 quake has been recorded in the Pacific Ocean off the northwest corner of British Columbia's Vancouver Island.
Americans at the International Space Station make spacewalk to fix dead computer.
Friends and family of nearly 150 people still missing from the Sewol want the recovery effort finished.
Pro-Russian gunmen in eastern Ukraine admitted on Wednesday that they are holding an American journalist, saying he was suspected of unspeci…
The confirmed death toll from the South Korean ferry disaster rose to 135 Wednesday with many more bodies left to be retrieved.
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For a moment there is silence in the tent where bodies from the ferry disaster are brought for identification. Then the anguished cries begi…
As divers continue to search the interior of a sunken ferry, the number of confirmed deaths has risen to 86, with about 220 other people sti…