Saturday, April 5, 2014
The Taipei Zoo is working around the clock to care for two otter pups recently found abandoned in the outlying county of Kinmen, zoo officials said.
Friday, April 4, 2014
His eyes hidden by sunglasses, the soft-spoken African gestured at the model camel on his table, its hump hidden by a mysterious contraption topped with a windmill.
Microsoft unveiled a new virtual assistant for Windows Phone devices Wednesday as it seeks to gain traction in a highly competitive and lucrative market for smartphones.
Thursday, April 3, 2014
Spring in Japan brings explosions of pink and white cherry blossoms that provide a beautiful backdrop for picnics across this nature-loving country.
The sole winner of February's US$425 million Powerball jackpot came forward to claim his prize Tuesday.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Tourists began taking in the view Monday from a skyline-changing observation wheel that offers a unique overview of sparkling Las Vegas Strip resorts, wide skies and craggy brown mountains in the distance.
A Virginia couple has hit it big in the lottery three times this month. The Virginia Lottery says Calvin and Zatera Spencer of Portsmouth claimed their latest prize last week — US$1 million in the scratch-off game US$100 Million Cash Extravaganza.
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Thousands of vats of hot pot seasoning thicken the air around Nie Ganru's home with a miasma of chili as flame-red paste, thick with oil, bakes in the sun.
Monday, March 31, 2014
Iconic landmarks around the world were plunged into darkness Saturday as lights went out in thousands of places as part of a global fundraising drive for local environmental projects.
In a global recession, being a clown is no laughing matter.