Despite violent attacks that left dozens dead, Pakistanis turned out in large numbers Saturday to vote in the country’s first democratic transfer of power
Declaring that he lacks the strength to do his job, Pope Benedict XVI announced he will resign Feb. 28 – becoming the first pontiff to step down in 600 years. His decision sets the stage for a mid-March conclave to elect a new …
Dragon dances, fireworks and festive decorations usher in Chinese Lunar New Year, the Year of the Snake. Here are scenes from celebrations in China and elsewhere in the world.
The horrific images and the carnage reminded many of the events that took place during South Africa’s apartheid era.
On Saturday, polls opened for Libya’s first free election after decades of Muammar Gaddafi’s authoritarian rule.
A 6.0 magnitude temblor in the Bologna region killed four and damaged historic buildings.