• Divers pull bodies from sunken South Korean ferry, toll rises to 50 1 hour 54 minutes ago

    The confirmed death toll from South Korea's ferry disaster rose past 50 on Sunday as divers finally found a way inside the sunken vessel, quickly discovering more than a dozen bodies in what almost certainly is just the beginning of a massive and grim recovery effort. About 250 people are...
  • MH370: Malaysia Airlines to provide financial aid to families 2 hoursNow

    Perth: A Malaysian official met on Sunday with relatives of passengers who were aboard the missing jetliner and discussed ways of providing them with financial assistance, as an unmanned submarine continued to search for any signs of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370. Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister Hamzah Zainuddin met with the...
  • Mrs. , Obama to appear on May episode of 'Nashville' 2 hours 20 minutes ago

    Washington: Michelle Obama is going a little bit country. The first lady's office says she'll appear on the May 7 episode of the ABC country music drama 'Nashville.' The episode is titled 'All Or Nothing With Me' and is set at Fort Campbell. Mrs. Obama and the wife of Vice...
  • Hamilton wins third straight F1 race at Chinese Grand Prix 4 hours 45 minutes ago

    Shanghai: Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton captured his third straight Formula One race with ease on Sunday, leading from start to finish to win the Chinese Grand Prix. Mercedes showed again that it's in a different class from its rivals, with Hamilton's team-mate Nico Rosberg taking second place - the third...
  • France, United States tied at 1 in Fed Cup 6 hours 12 minutes ago

    St. Louis: Madison Keys rallied for a three-set victory over Alize Cornet on Saturday, giving the United States a split of the opening two matches in their Fed Cup weekend against France. Keys dropped the first set to Cornet and then trailed 5-3 in the second before she came back...
  • Germany storm into Fed Cup final 6 hours 19 minutes ago

    Brisbane: Germany sealed their place in the Fed Cup final by taking an unbeatable 3-0 lead over Australia when Angelique Kerber beat Sam Stosur in three sets on Sunday. Kerber overcame a slow start to win 4-6, 6-0, 6-4 and put Germany into their first Fed Cup final since 1992,...
  • Animal welfare activists protest outside Liam Neeson's home 7 hours 38 minutes ago

    New York: Animal welfare activists picketing Liam Neeson's home on Saturday said they don't agree with him that the city's carriage horses should keep working. Neeson didn't appear as about 50 demonstrators filled the sidewalk in front of his apartment building on Manhattan's Upper West Side. Police watched, and doormen...
  • US couple married for 70 years die 15 hours apart 8 hours 19 minutes ago

    Nashport: An Ohio couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart. Helen Felumlee of Nashport in central Ohio died April 12. She was 92. Her husband, 91-year-old Kenneth Felumlee, died April 13. The couple's children say the two met...
  • Musician Jack White records new single; releases limited-edition vinyl 4 hours later 9 hours 11 minutes ago

    Nashville: Jack White played his new single "Lazaretto" for a couple of hundred fans on Record Store Day and four hours later a copy of the performance was available on a limited run of vinyl. The singer and guitarist called it the "world's fastest-released record." But don't look for it...
  • Vela's injury-time goal snatches win for Sociedad against Espanyol 9 hours 39 minutes ago

    Barcelona: Carlos Vela skillfully chested down a long pass before firing in Real Sociedad's injury-time winner to snatch a dramatic 2-1 win at home over Espanyol in the Spanish league on Saturday. Vela's 13th goal in league play allowed Sociedad to rise into provisional sixth place, and moved the Basque...
  • Mourinho loses first home league game as Chelsea stunned by Sunderland 1-2 18 hours 56 minutes ago

    London: Chelsea suffered a major setback to their English Premier League title aspirations with a 2-1 home loss against last-place Sunderland on Saturday. Chelsea missed the opportunity to dislodge Liverpool from top spot, and the Reds will have the chance to extend their lead to five points at Norwich on...
  • 7.5 magnitude earthquake strikes off Papua New Guinea 19 hours 10 minutes ago

    Sydney: A powerful earthquake struck off the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Saturday, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage. The magnitude-7.5 earthquake was located 75 kilometers (47 miles) southwest of the town of Panguna on Bougainville Island, according to the US Geological Survey....
  • Gerardo Martino defends Lionel Messi, takes blame for Barca fall 19 hours 13 minutes ago

    Spain: Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino has defended Lionel Messi from criticism for his erratic play during three consecutive losses, while acknowledging he wasn't "satisfied" with his own coaching performance. In the past two weeks, Barcelona have been eliminated from the Champions League by Atletico Madrid, lost the Copa del Rey...
  • Dominika Cibulkova to play Donna Vekic in Malaysian Open final 19 hours 21 minutes ago

    Malaysia: Top-seeded Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia overcame a fighting Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic 6-7 (3), 6-3, 6-3 in the semi-finals of the Malaysian Open on Saturday. Cibulkova won her second successive match from a set down and will play seventh-seeded Donna Vekic of Croatia in Sunday's final. Cibulkova,...
  • Mario Balotelli leads AC Milan to 5th straight win in Serie A 21 hours 13 minutes ago

    Rome: Mario Balotelli set a personal record with his 14th goal of the Serie A season and set up another score as AC Milan beat visiting Livorno 3-0 on Saturday for their fifth straight win. Still, Milan remained five points behind city rival Inter Milan in the race for fifth...