Attempting Diplomacy

Attempting Diplomacy

The United States, European, Russian and Ukrainian officials will meet today for the first time in Geneva to try and resolve the crisis in t…

In this image taken from video released by News Y via Yonhap, passengers from a ferry sinking off South Korea's southern coast, are rescued by a South Korean Coast Guard helicopter in the water off the southern coast near Jindo, south of Seoul, Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Nearly 300 people were still missing Wednesday several hours after the ferry carrying 477, most of them high school students, sank in cold waters off South Korea's southern coast. (AP Photo/Yonhap)

292 missing in S. Korea ship disaster

A ferry carrying 459 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast on …

fears about war

Fears about war

Towns in Eastern Ukraine brace for military action.

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Syrians report poison gas attack

Syrian government media and rebel forces said Saturday that poison gas had been used in a central village, injuring scores of people, while …

A man with white gloves cleans a logo of car manufacturer BMW prior to the annual balance press conference in Munich, Germany, Wednesday, March 19, 2014. CEO of the German car manufacturer BMW Norbert Reithofer said that the company would sell more than 2 million vehicles, up from last year’s 1.96 million. He also said the company is aiming for pretax profits “significantly above” last year’s 7.9 billion euros (US dollar 11 billion). Its pretax earnings in 2013 were more or less flat compared with the previous year. (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson)

BMW recalling 500,000 cars worldwide

German automaker BMW is issuing a worldwide recall of many models of cars with certain six-cylinder gas motors after identifying a problem w…

walking world

Walking around the World

Man walking from Sweden to Australia is making his way across Florida this week.