Mt. Everest avalanche

Several dead in Mt. Everest avalanche

UPDATE

The worst disaster to hit climbers on the world's tallest peak has killed at least a dozen Nepalese guides with three others still missing.

South Korea Ferry Disaster

Photos: South Korea Ferry Disaster

A ferry carrying 462 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea’s southern coast on …

Russia economy

Russian economy hit by Ukraine turmoil

Russia's economy slowed sharply in the first three months of the year as uncertainty over the crisis in Ukraine spooked investors into pulli…

University of Calgary students and staff sign condolences on a University of Calgary banner during a memorial service for victims of the multiple fatal stabbing in northwest Calgary, Alberta on Tuesday, April 15, 2014. Calgary police say the son of one of their own is a suspect in the worst mass murder in the city's history, a bloody and baffling attack on a group of university students at a house party.  (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Larry MacDougal)

Police say 5 dead in Calgary stabbings

Matthew Douglas de Grood, 22, the son of a 33-year veteran of the Calgary police force, was charged with five counts of murder late Tuesday.

Palm Sunday Around the World

Photos: Palm Sunday Around the World

Around the world, Christians are marking Palm Sunday which commemorates Jesus' entry into Jerusalem, when palm branches were strewn before h…