SOS from Chinese labor camp :: Tree leaves were turning yellow and red in Damascus, Oregon, in late October. Competing with fall foliage for attention were Halloween decorations, which adorned almost every house in this sleepy middle-class suburb of Portland on America's Pacific West Coast.
Blasts near Party offices :: A series of explosions in front of Communist Party offices in a northern Chinese province killed one person and wounded eight others Wednesday morning, authorities said.
Global launch for Microsoft Xbox One :: The global launch of Microsoft's the Xbox One game console took place early on Friday, 22 November.
Best Buy sees strong demand for Sony's PS4 gaming console: CEO :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/TpPpJc1KXDw/story01.htm
A side-effect of China's one-child policy :: How has China's generation of single children been affected by growing up without siblings?
VIDEO: Hospitals prepare for a winter rush :: Hospitals in England face growing pressure from an increasing number of elderly people being treated as emergency cases, according to the Care Quality Commission.
UK captivity case :: Police in London say they have rescued three women who appear to have been held captive for more than 30 years.
Watch volcano create new island :: A new Island has formed following a volcanic eruption in the ocean near Japan. Mari Ramos reports.
U.S. jury awards Apple $290 mln in retrial vs. Samsung :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/awZUcH_0WpA/story01.htm
Ackman to renew attack on Herbalife at Robin Hood conference :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/LU7_eZbi8BY/story01.htm
Days before launch, Obamacare website failed to handle even 500 users :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6dzpX2zRHc8/story01.htm
How do you travel to North Korea? :: Why do people want to visit North Korea? The closed and strictly regulated country is not particularly welcoming to guests. Going in or out is complicated for visitors and impossible for anyone who offends the government. The slightest negative remark about the country's ruling family can be considered treason.
Epic split parodies feature bacon, Tatum :: Parodies poke fun at amazing truck-to-truck split by Jean Claude Van Damme. Jeanne Moos reports this split's got legs.
'Nuclear option' makes GOP do its job :: The Democratic Party's vote Thursday for the "nuclear option" was a move to deprive the minority party in the Senate of a procedure it has abused to block President Barack Obama's judicial nominees and other appointees. Before, a single Republican could unilaterally and without any reason block a nominee from receiving a simple up-and-down vote on the Senate floor.
Narendra Modi campaign stirs religious divide in UP :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/4Ozfr2wJ3sM/story01.htm
Feel two earthquakes every hour :: Every 30 minutes, Tokyo's Earthquake Simulator Center prepares people for the worst.
Military planes vie for Dubai air supremacy :: Even when pulling a 60-degree angle bank turn over the Dubai desert, the U.S. military's V-22 Osprey aircraft is hardly approaching the limits of its capabilities.
Obamacare's self-inflicted wound :: Obamacare is dying.
Hugh Jackman has skin cancer removed :: Hugh Jackman revealed Thursday that he had a cancerous growth removed from his nose.
Father of Web says China will dismantle 'great firewall' :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/xb78QB72bEA/story01.htm
Racing through Mexico's Baja Desert :: CNN's Rafael Romo reports on the Baja 1000, which is known as the 'granddaddy of all desert races'.
How damaged is Co-op Bank by Flowers furore? :: How Co-op made the hedge funds look good
AUDIO: Bird alarm: Great tits use predator-specific calls :: Great tits produce different alarm calls depending on whether their nests are threatened my snakes, crows or martens, recordings reveal.
India to seek rupee trade payments to help currency :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/6c-RQW9X6VQ/story01.htm
U.S. signals North Korea can improve ties by freeing Americans :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/mvZZu8pbEGI/story01.htm
Warsaw's Jewish history museum :: CNN's Paula Newton travels to Warsaw to visit the Museum of the History of Polish Jews.
Church carved from salt :: CNN's Paula Newton explores the Chapel of St. Kinga, which three Polish miners took 67 years to carve from salt.
Australia in charge after England collapse :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zlEwqrQ98Vw/story01.htm
Jackie O's pink suit still locked away :: Jacqueline Kennedy was still wearing the blood-stained watermelon pink suit when she got to the White House in the early-morning hours after her husband was shot dead.
Boeing planes through the ages :: Boeing made waves at the Dubai Airshow with its 777X. A look at its groundbreaking predecessors.