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Building collapse at Korean resort kills 10

[2014-02-18 08:35]

Ten people attending a welcoming party for new university students were killed when a building at a South Korean mountain resort collapsed.

The big ballet stage

[2014-02-18 07:44]

Ballet star Zhang Yashu demonstrates her art on Monday in front of the Opera House and Harbour Bridge in Sydney, Australia.

17 more cement plants biting the dust

[2014-02-18 02:04]

Work began in Shijiazhuang, Hebei province, on Monday on the demolition of another 17 cement factories, two months after the first batch of demolitions to improve air quality.

World's largest freshwater lake frozen

[2014-02-17 04:49]

Sightseers look at icicles at the mouth of a sea cave of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore of Lake Superior near Cornucopia, Wisconsin February 14, 2014.

Renzi set to become Italy's youngest PM

[2014-02-16 08:41]

Speculations are high that 39-year-old center-left Democratic Party chief Matteo Renzi would be given the mandate to form a new cabinet, since he is leader of the largest party in parliament.

Zhou Yang retains women's 1500m title

[2014-02-15 20:38]

China's Zhou Yang won the gold medal in the Olympic women's 1,500 metres short track speed skating at the Sochi Winter Games on Saturday.

Kissing contest celebrates Valentine's Day in Beijing

[2014-02-15 02:24]

Kissing contest celebrates Valentine's Day in Beijing

Xinjiang quake damage could have been worse

[2014-02-15 00:57]

Sapidin Meturson's former home, built of mud and wood, collapsed when a magnitude-7.3 earthquake struck Yutian county in Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region's Hotan prefecture two days ago, but he and his family were unharmed.

1 dead, 2 injured in Ferrari accident

[2014-02-14 08:08]

A red Ferrari smashed into pieces after hitting a guardrail on a highway near the Beijing Capital International Airport on Thursday morning, killing one passenger and injuring two others, according to Mirror Evening News.

US East Coast buried in snow

[2014-02-14 03:57]

A deadly winter storm moved north along the East Coast of the United States on Thursday, bringing heavy snow, sleet and rain across the Washington D.C., and New York areas, grounding flights and shutting government offices.

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