A strong cold snap brought rare snowfall to Yangmingshan on the outskirts of Taipei Saturday evening, the Central Weather Bureau said that day.1 Comment
A World War II veteran will travel to Australia to reunite with his wartime girlfriend after more than 70 years.
A marriage contract that the Emperor Napoleon and his wife Josephine signed as witnesses goes on sale next month for US$20,000, a dealer in autographs and rare manuscripts said Tuesday.
The Grim Reaper has got his work cut out in Sellia in southern Italy, thanks to a decree ordering the village's elderly and dwindling population to stay in good shape.
Father Eliseev enters the cavernous church, room enough for 200 people, on a Sunday morning. But he won't be giving a sermon today, nor any week in the foreseeable future.
Washingtonians got their first close-up look Saturday at the giant panda cub Bei Bei, the new star of the National Zoo.
The "Call of Duty" video game installment released in November went on to rule the market, becoming the top-selling title last year at retail outlets, according to industry tracker NPD Group.
A cast and fossils from a brand new species of titanosaur, one of the largest dinosaurs ever discovered, went on display on Thursday in New York for the first time.
Egypt on Thursday unveiled what it said is the Middle East's first museum dedicated to fossils that showcases an early form of whales, now extinct and known as the "walking whale."
New Taipei City has been included on the list of 10 best winter travel destinations worldwide for the city's annual Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival, released by the National Geographic magazine.