Saturday, June 27, 2015
Thando Hopa grew up in the shade, her porcelain skin protected by long sleeves and sunscreen until the day the South African decided to fight prejudice against albinos by becoming a model.
A giant gorilla with brooding good looks and rippling muscles is causing a stir at a Japanese zoo, with women flocking to check out the hunky pin-up.
He is called a superhero and feted with financial rewards from Afghan politicians, but the lionization of the soldier who single-handedly killed six attackers in parliament belies bubbling discontent over deteriorating security.
Italy's wealthy north may have tired of asylum seekers, but in one of the poorest regions of Sardinia locals are giving everything to clothe and feed refugee families.
A Univision network is dropping the Miss USA pageant and the company says it will cut all business ties with Donald Trump in a spiraling controversy over comments the Republican presidential candidate made recently about Mexican immigrants.
Sunday, June 21, 2015
For the first time, a Los Angeles shelter's Hero Dog award has gone to a cat.
Friday, June 19, 2015
Michelle Obama took her campaign for healthy eating overseas on Wednesday, but let it slip that she still has work to do at home.
Smoking, horn honking and political debating -- these may sound like a few of Iraq's favorite things, but one village has banned them all to beat the national doom and gloom.
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Experts at a top fertility conference are dismayed at the case of a German woman who after having 13 children has had IVF quadruplets at the age of 65.
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Three new dog breeds -- an Italian truffle-sniffer, a French sheep herder nurtured back from near-extinction and a small Californian shepherd -- have joined the roster of the main U.S. group registering dog pedigrees.