North Korea tests 'high-tech' weapon
North Korea has tested a "newly developed ultramodern" weapon in an event supervised by leader Kim Jong Un, state media said Friday, amid faltering nuclear disarmament negotiations with the United States.
World's most popular car gets redesigned
The world's most popular car just got a makeover.
Disney film lost for 70 years resurfaces in Japan
A 1928 Disney animation, which predates the creation of Mickey Mouse, has been unearthed in Japan, according to Japanese media.
'Death knell' of press freedom in Hong Kong
Every day before work, Kevin Lau stopped for breakfast at a restaurant in Sai Wan Ho, a residential area in eastern Hong Kong. It was a routine as ingrained in him as brushing his teeth, and it nearly cost him his life.
Ikea's plan to fix pollution crisis in India
Ikea has come up with a plan to help some of the world's most polluted cities breathe easier.
The UK is staring down the barrel of a recession if Brexit is botched
A sharp decline in the value of the pound and plummeting bank stocks are sending a clear message: a chaotic Brexit will plunge the UK economy into recession.
The trade war is pushing business out of China, but not into America
US tariffs are prompting companies to move some production out of China, but it's not going where President Donald Trump would prefer.
Boeing stumbles on Lion Air crash concerns
Boeing's stock has slid more than 8% in the past week as investors grow increasingly concerned that it could be held liable for the deadly Lion Air crash last month.
Spotify makes a play for the Middle East
Spotify is bringing its services to 13 Arab countries, taking on Deezer and local startup Anghami.
Lewis Hamilton clarifies India 'poor place' comments
Lewis Hamilton has clarified his comments on Indian poverty after some of his social media followers were "upset."
The Finnish hero of rallying
Can legendary F1 name fire again?
Looking ahead to golf's DP World Tour Championship
The European golf season concludes this week, with two players in contention for the 2018 Race to Dubai: Tommy Fleetwood and Francesco Molinari.
Tiger Woods will win 15th major, says close friend
Meet Formula One's next generation of stars
There will be familiar names on the grid next season, but 2019 also promises to be the year Formula One's next generation come to the fore.
Inside the strange and beautiful world of miniature 'space colonies'
Aki Murase may live in the shadow of the Hira Mountains just north of Kyoto, but he'd happily spend the day indoors picking through his huge record collection or tinkering with the innards of a broken television.
Why these bamboo baskets sell for thousands
When Japan opened up to the world in the middle of the 19th century, Western merchant ships were quick to return home with exotic art from the once reclusive nation. The private galleries and curiosity shops of London and Paris were flooded with Japanese woodblock prints, calligraphy and ceramics.
What happened to the world's largest painting?
Less than a month before the end of World War I, a huge painting commemorating the war effort was unveiled in central Paris. Its creators wanted to honor the greatest war the world had ever seen with the greatest painting ever made, and they had spent the previous four years working on it with the help of 150 artists.
Qatari royal showcases jewel of the Maharajas
In the 17th century, an exquisite dagger crafted from jade and inlaid with gold was created for Shah Jahan, the emperor who built the Taj Mahal. Two centuries later, it had found its way into the private collection of Samuel Morse, the inventor of Morse code.
Why was this car hidden away for 30 years?
If this car could talk, it would describe a road to fame with all the twists and turns of a Hollywood plot.
World's 'most excellent' airline revealed
One airline has literally gone to great lengths to prove it's the best in the past 12 months, and it appears to have paid off.
Welcome to the crab capital of the world
Japan is renowned for taking the quality and freshness of seafood to a whole new level.
Italian castle is yours for $100
Ever dreamed of tying the knot in a fairytale castle in Italy? You can now rent one for just over $100 -- and the whole place will be exclusively yours.
London hotel suite on sale for $14M
Got a spare $14 million lying around that you're wondering what to do with?
The world's most powerful passport
10 ways to lend a helping hand
Meet 10 remarkable trailblazers who have truly changed the world. Each one has found a way to use their knowledge and inspiration to help countless others.
Women in prison find a safe space
Ellen Stackable has been an English teacher for more than 20 years.
Doctor doesn't want teens in his ER
As an emergency physician at Kings County Hospital Center, Dr. Rob Gore has faced many traumatic situations that he'd rather forget. But some moments stick with him.
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