Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Turkey's Sultan Kosen, at 2.51 meters (eight-foot-three) the world's tallest man, has wed a Syrian woman he called the “love of my life,” though he towers over his 1.75-meter bride.
Sunday, October 27, 2013
A multiple sclerosis sufferer hoping to become the first disabled person to skydive over Mount Everest says he wants his feat of daring to send “a message of hope” to others with the disease.
Thursday, October 24, 2013
Richard Spruengli, Switzerland's confectionery king and creator of the “Luxemburgerli” bite-sized macaroons beloved by Swiss bankers, has died aged 97, his family announced on Wednesday.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
A global shortage of the gold-colored iPhone5S means some preorder customers will have to wait longer to get their hands on Apple Inc.'s snazziest new phone, Taiwan's third-largest mobile carrier said yesterday.
Americans are growing more comfortable with online dating, and many are finding a spouse or partner in cyberspace, a survey showed Monday.
Most Cubans remain cut off from the Internet but are still using creative ways to access and spread information online, a dissident blogger told journalists from around the Americas Sunday.
Monday, October 21, 2013
Critics have voted Noma, in the Danish capital, the best restaurant in the world three times over.
Swiss chef Denis Martin is serving a dessert with the aid of a balloon.
Sunday, October 20, 2013
If ever there was a place destined to produce a cheeky tipple, it has to be the village of Bouzy in the champagne country of northern France.
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Taiwan's HTC Corp. announced the specifications for its long-rumored HTC One Max — a supersized version of its flagship smartphone, the HTC One — on Monday, one day ahead of its official launch in China.