More than 300 people were unaccounted for early Wednesday after a ferry capsized and sank off South Korea's coast, killing at least two people.One rescued passenger told The Associated Press he believed that many people had been trapped inside the ship when it sank.
More than 100 people were unaccounted for early Wednesday after a ferry capsized and sank off South Korea's coast, killing at least two people.One rescued passenger told The Associated Press he believed that many people had been trapped inside the ship when it sank.
American counter-terrorism officials are examining a new video put out by a terrorism tracking watchdog group that appears to show a very large gathering of al-Qaeda members who recently escaped from a Yemen prison.
The prosecutor in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius unleashed a fury of blistering accusations and biting questions during cross-examination last week, leaving the South African superstar fumbling, trembling and crying on the witness stand.
One of the two unattended backpacks that sent emergency crews scrambling to the finish line of the Boston Marathon was likely a hoax and the other was left behind by a media outlet, Boston authorities said Tuesday night.
Billionaire and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg plans to spend at least $50 million this year to combat gun violence in the United States through a new lobbying group, Everytown for Gun Safety.
Virgin Galactic's customers will be riding Land Rover vehicles over rugged roads en route to their rendezvous with outer space, thanks to a newly announced partnership between the space travel company and the British automaker.
Yahoo Inc. barely managed to expand its core advertising business in the first quarter despite Chief Executive Marissa Mayer's two-year effort to revive growth at the Internet pioneer.But its shares jumped 8 percent on strong results from Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.
Ukrainian armed forces launched a "special operation" against militiamen in the country's Russian speaking east, authorities said, recapturing a military airfield from pro-Moscow separatists in Kramatorsk on Tuesday.