Rescuers were struggling to determine if they should use heavy machinery to reach those trapped because doing so could put the lives of 29 at risk.
Drone video has captured the aftermath of a collapsed 17 story apartment building in Taiwan, showing rescuers working hard to find survivors.
An iconic Ferrari racing car with historical importance was sold at a Paris auction to a bidder in the United States for a record price.
Chinese around the world will ring in the Year of the Monkey Monday, and with it come countless questions about what lies in store for the lunar 2016.
"In many respects, a siege of Aleppo has in fact happened," U.S.
The quake struck about 30 miles east of Tainan just before 4 a.m. Saturday local time.
Fear over the Zika virus is reigniting a fierce debate over Brazil's abortion laws, where the procedure is illegal under most circumstances.
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WikiLeaks' founder delivered a statement from inside the embassy of Ecuador in London, England, in which took refuge in 2012.
Beijing's population is on the move, with crowds at the rail station for the journey home, or headed to parks and markets ahead of the Year of th
A Turkish official said Saturday that as many as 35,000 Syrians had massed along the closed border, according to The Associated Press.
Fancy dress dogs have taken to the streets to celebrate carnival.
In Miami, residents are having second thoughts about visiting Latin America, where its esidents, especially pregnant women, are very scared.
Athletes competed on the 7874 foot high east face 'Aiguille Pourrie' on the French side of the Mont Blanc.
This is Colombia's most recent effort to end the 50-year-long conflict that has long plagued the South American nation.
Tens of thousands of Syrians are fleeing an unfolding humanitarian catastrophe in Aleppo, Syria, amid Russian aerial bombardment.
Eyewitnesses said thousands of Syrians were headed to the border crossing at Bab al-Salameh after heavy bombardments in and around the contested city
Active volcano Sakurajima in southwest Japan erupted Friday evening local time, creating a huge lava stream and spectacular scenes.
A United Nations panel ruled Friday that Julian Assange is being "arbitrarily detained."
North Korea had notified U.N.
Search and rescue operations were still under way on Saturday afternoon, and it was unclear how many people were still missing.
A powerful earthquake struck in southern Taiwan Saturday, toppling buildings and leaving several people dead and hundreds more injured.
South Korea's Defense Ministry says North Korea has moved up the window of its planned long-range rocket launch to Feb.
There are no immediate reports of deaths nor serious injuries, the 6.4 quake was followed by numerous aftershocks of 3.8-magnitude
China isn't the only country that observes the Lunar New Year, its celebrated throughout many Asian nations.
Men who have traveled to Zika-affected zones should use a condom if they want to be absolutely sure they don't infect sex partners, federal healt
Pope Francis and the head of the Russian Orthodox church would meet as part of an effort to heal the 1,000-year schism between the two churches.
To get you in shape for the 2016 Olympics in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro, here are 16 facts about the marquee event.