[BANGKOK] Miss Philippines was crowned Miss Universe on Monday in Bangkok after a trailblazing ceremony praised for featuring its first transgender candidate but marred by gaffes about the English-...

[BEIJING' At business school with Chinese characteristics, undergraduate students debating how a company should deal with striking workers get a harsh reality check from their professor...

LONDON, Dec 17 (Reuters) - Meghan Markle's father said on Monday that he hoped Queen Elizabeth would intercede to end his estrangement from his daughter, the wife of Britain's Prince Harry...

[LONDON] Scientists exploring what may trigger a complex disorder known as chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) have found clues in the way some people's immune systems respond more actively to a...

[DONETSK, Ukraine] In a grungy cellar bar, a young crowd sings along to a melancholy ballad in Ukrainian.

A DISPLAY Of expensive tchotchkes in the windows of Prada's Soho boutique in downtown New York included one style that recalled a Golliwog, the 19th century blackface character with big round...

EMILY BLUNT was more than a little nervous about stepping into Julie Andrews' laced-up boots when all the world knows her Mary Poppins was supercalifragilisticexpialidocious...

[PARIS] Faced with images of turtles smothered by plastic bags, beaches carpeted with garbage and islands of trash floating in the oceans, environmentalists say the world is waking up to the need to...

[NEW YORK] Andrew Frierson, whose bass-baritone reverberated from the stages of theaters and music halls around the world as part of the first generation of black opera singers to make their voices...

THE FINISH LINE

EVEN Manchester United's ever-reliable goalkeeper David de Gea has struggled for form this season in the English Premier League (EPL), but the Spanish star will surely need to be at his very...