Machines long ago usurped a donkey's traditional role as the farmer's beast of burden, but the animals are winning new fans in Montenegro -- thanks to their luxury milk.
Six hunting and fishing groups are pushing for a compromise in the event the Obama administration designates a national monument around Grand Canyon National Park, a heated issue in the Southwest.
Among Donald Trump's many promises on his way to the White House was a tweeted vow to change the new name of North America's tallest mountain back to Mount McKinley.
The most advanced weather satellite ever built rocketed into space Saturday night, part of an US$11 billion effort to revolutionize forecasting and save lives.
The International Space Station gained three new residents Saturday, including the oldest and most experienced woman to orbit the world.
Two Brazilian parachutists jumped from a 46-story skyscraper in the heart of Sao Paulo, Brazil's biggest city, this week after slipping past security, Globo news site G1 reported Saturday.
--Russian art restorers on Friday unveiled a recently discovered portrait of the last Czar Nicholas II, almost a century after it was hidden behind a giant painting of his Bolshevik foe Lenin.
There's no doubt which side the fashion world supported during the US presidential campaign.
A Siamese fighting fish sporting the red, white and blue stripes of the Thai flag has been sold for 53,500 baht (US$1,500) -- a massive price tag for the tiny, inch-long pet.
Models display creations by Maxine Laces Coll and O'Saunders during the Africa International Fashion Week in Lagos, Nigeria on Friday, Nov. 18.