A near-fatal halfpipe crash while training for the 2010 Olympics ended Kevin Pearce's snowboarding career and changed his life forever. Six years later, Pearce, 28, continues to cope with his traumatic brain injury that he will carry with him for the rest of his life and he's helping other survivors do the same.
Gripping a monkey-faced chess piece, Thein Zaw swipes his hand across the chequerboard and topples an advancing demon, demonstrating an ancient form of the game that Myanmar traditionalists are battling to revive.
With its return after two years of absence an enormous hit last year -- attracting over 146,000 people during the 4-day show -- the 25th Taiwan Culinary Exhibition (TCE, 臺灣美食展) will unfold from Aug. 5-8 at Taipei World Trade Exhibition Center Hall 1.
Cirilo Pacco, 80, asks for a tip after being photographed, in Paru Paru community, Cusco region, Peru, Thursday, May 26.
Chad Braverman is an early riser -- you have to be to keep ahead as America's top sex toy magnate, overseeing production of tens of thousands of "pleasure products" a week.
There's the port industry -- and then there's Dirk Niepoort. He's cerebral and thoughtful, funny and self-deprecating. He's the inspiration for many of the up-and-coming young winemakers in the Douro Valley, ...............
Indian children smile as they carry drinking water in plastic bags at an agricultural field in Allahabad, India, Saturday, May 28. Agriculture is the main livelihood of about 60 percent of India's 1.2 billion people.
A judge ordered Johnny Depp to stay away from estranged wife Amber Heard after she accused the Oscar-nominated actor of repeatedly hitting her during a recent fight and leaving her face bruised.
Spanish archaeologists say they have discovered an exceptional set of Paleolithic-era cave drawings that could rank among the best in a country that already boasts some of the world's most important cave art.
When you come upon an ocean bay that has features known as "Toilet Bowl" and "Witch's Brew," you may not envision a welcoming tropical oasis. But Hawaii's Hanauma Bay, nestled inside a breeched volcanic cone on the southeastern shore of Oahu, has some of the state's calmest waters, most pristine beaches and world-renowned snorkeling over coral reefs that teem with colorful fish.