Video from Nepal shows terrifying avalanche crashing down around Everest hikers
More than 3,200 people are so far known to be killed in the earthquake, which struck Saturday. But that number is rising fast.
US aid team headed for Nepal
Several dozen US aid workers headed to Nepal on Sunday aboard a military transport plane to provide assistance after the disastrous quake that killed more than 2,500 people.
Avalanche survivors recall 'demons on the mountain'
When Khile Sherpa opened his eyes, the snow around him was bright red.
Aftershocks cause more terror as Nepal quake toll tops 2,500
Powerful aftershocks rocked Nepal Sunday, panicking survivors of a quake that killed more than 2,500 and triggering new avalanches at Everest base camp.
Aftershocks cause more terror as Nepal quake toll tops 2,300
Powerful aftershocks rocked Nepal Sunday, panicking survivors of a quake that killed more than 2,300 and triggering fresh avalanches at Everest base camp.
Scared to stay inside, Nepal quake victims get treated in a parking lot
Nepalese doctors set up makeshift operating theaters in a hospital parking lot Sunday as they worked round the clock to treat the wounded from a monster quake.
Quake deals heavy blow to Nepal's rich cultural heritage
Reduced to piles of rubble and splintered wood, Nepal's rich cultural heritage has suffered a devastating blow from a massive earthquake that tore through the country.
Hundreds dead in Nepal quake, deadly avalanche on Everest
A massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake killed hundreds of people Saturday as it ripped through large parts of Nepal, toppling office blocks and towers in Kathmandu.
This little girl from Kazakhstan is the fiercest boxer since 1980s Mike Tyson
These activists are risking everything to save the environment
'They follow me. They threaten to kill me, to kidnap me, they threaten my family. That is what we face.'
Australia imposes penalties on anti-vaxxers
Parents in Australia who won't vaccinate their children will no longer qualify for government welfare programs.
The future of religion around the world, in one chart
A new report by Pew Research shows us what religious affiliations will look like in 2050.
UN warns Vanuatu risks long-term food insecurity after monster cyclone
Donations to the tiny nation in the wake of the storm are lagging.
Hollywood made a zombie movie but replaced the zombies with Asians
Maybe 'No Escape' is full of nuance and insight. Or maybe it’s a film for Americans so sheltered that they don’t know what a coup is.
Lee Kuan Yew is dead. Here are 7 of his most provocative quotes
He was no Mandela or Gandhi. But Lee Kuan Yew will be remembered for lifting millions out of poverty — even if that meant micromanaging their lives.
Korea is pulling out all the stops to popularize its cuisine
Questionable studies and relentless advertising is just part of the Korean government's strategy to make Korean cuisine globally revered.
The air in this major city is way more polluted than the air in Beijing
And, oddly, it's the city's extremely harsh penalties for air pollution that might be the problem.
Here's how the Cambodians who stitch your clothes are routinely abused
A Human Rights Watch report calls out H&M, Gap and others for the exploitation of factory workers.
This insane fruit is probably the world’s most celebrated (and persecuted)
It smells like hell but tastes like heaven to those who know it best. And it kind of makes you high.
First aid teams reach Vanuatu, find widespread devastation after cyclone
With winds of more than 185 mph, Cyclone Pam razed homes, smashed boats and washed away roads as it struck late on Friday into Saturday.
Former Maldives president Nasheed jailed for 13 years
Nasheed called on his supporters to take to the streets to protest against the sentence after a trial his party said was 'blatantly politicized.'
Dozens feared dead as cyclone pounds Pacific island of Vanuatu
The full extent of the damage is unknown, with limited communications in place after Super Cyclone Pam.
The vile abuse of Singapore’s domestic workers
Singapore's 'silent army' of foreign domestic workers is dangerously unprotected.
Tony Abbott ate a raw unpeeled onion because YOLO (VIDEO)
Onion breath probably isn't going to help his approval ratings, though.
I wanted to look like a K-Pop star. So I went to a plastic surgery clinic
Here is the story — and the before and after photos of my transformation.
North Korea + Russia = Friends forever?
Under one proposed investment deal, Moscow would gain access to North Korea’s reportedly rich mineral deposits in exchange for building new railways in the hermit kingdom.
Cops are beating up students in Myanmar again
But this time, it could cost the country billions of dollars.
It turns out communist Vietnam loves capitalism more than the US does
Polls show the 'American Dream' is alive in Hanoi. In America? Not so much.
Myanmar police beat students protesting against education bill
Police, who also traded slingshot fire with protesters, had said they would allow the students to continue their march on Tuesday, but that agreement fell apart.
These Pakistani sisters will make you actually want to listen to a Justin Bieber song
Here are 25 reasons why Seoul is now Asia’s coolest city
Tokyo is yesterday's news.