China's education minister has vowed that "western values" will never be allowed into the country's classrooms as the Communist party steps up efforts to consolidate autocratic rule.
A library in Moscow containing ancient Slavic texts, important U.N. documents and around 14 million books went up in flames on the evening of January 29, according to Quartz.
The social networking site launched new features allowing users to make video, and send private group messages.
The captain of the AirAsia jet that crashed into the sea in December was out of his seat conducting an unorthodox procedure when his co-pilot apparently lost control.
NASHVILLE, Tenn.— Google said Tuesday it has selected four metro areas in the Southeast to receive its fiber optic service that can deliver Internet speeds at more than 50 times the national broadband average. Google officials said five Western cities previously identified as finalists remain in the running for fiber down the line. "We had four cities here in the...
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Vermont could become the first state in history where elected officials directly legalize pot, USA TODAY reports.
New DNA evidence says significant chunks of humanity may carry genes from a few powerful men, including Genghis Khan.
In an escalating divorce battle, hedge-fund billionaire Ken Griffin says his wife, Anne Dias, wants $1 million a month for child-related expenses.
A Massachusetts-based nonprofit organization is looking to get really personal, and it's paying good money for healthy stool samples.
Stocks declined Friday after the government reported economic growth slowed sharply in the fourth quarter.
Crude oil settled up 8 percent, or $3.71, at $48.24, its best day since June 2012.
Republican Mitt Romney said on Friday he will not seek to run for president in 2016.
As the EU extends the economic penalties against Russia, the head of one of Russia's largest banks told CNBC that sanctions were akin to "economic war."
Shares of the hamburger chain surged more than 130% as it commenced trading on Friday.