| Feb 2, 2014
| 7:00 AM
HARBIN, China — Visitors to the newest museum in this frigid northeastern Chinese city enter through a quaint facade affixed to the modern shell of the main train station. No bigger than a 7-Eleven, the museum could easily be mistaken for a...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 10:47 AM
When it comes to their Internet, South Koreans love speed.
The South Korean government has announced it will invest $1.5 billion to upgrade its mobile wireless networks for 5G speeds that will be 1,000 times faster than what they have today, according...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 2:30 PM
A trio of films shared the Rotterdam Film Festival's Tiger Award for first or second films. Japan's "Anatomy of a Paper Clip" (pictured), South Korea's "Han Gong-Ju" and Sweden's "Something Must Break." Prizes were awarded Friday; the Dutch fest wraps...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 5:04 PM
DETROIT (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp has alerted U.S. safety officials that seat material in several vehicles, including its top-selling Camry sedan, fails to meet fire retardation standards and could result in a recall.
Toyota said on Thursday it had...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 3:45 PM
North Korea appears to be missing in an image taken from space.
NASA says of the nighttime image, taken from the International Space Station: "North Korea is almost completely dark compared to neighboring South Korea and China. The darkened land appears...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 11:02 AM
“The Avengers” are expanding their global itinerary — Joss Whedon's anticipated sequel “Avengers: Age of Ultron” will shoot key scenes […]...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 11:10 AM
For most viewers, Olympic figure skating can be a subjective and murky sport, the difference between medals and also-ran status found in small gradations not visible to the naked eye.
But in Wednesday night’s prime-time short skate from Sochi,...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 5:14 PM
Some Olympic celebrities spend years taking shape. Others are formed before they even step foot on a Games course, somewhere in that no-man's land between national qualifying tournaments and the Opening Ceremony parade.
Mikaela Shiffrin falls...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 2:54 PM
Millions of people are unhappy that Russia's Adelina Sotnikova beat out South Korea's Yuna Kim for a gold medal in Olympic women's figure skating. I'm not sure I am. The reason for that is tied up in the fact that figure skating -- for all its balletic...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 2:51 PM
In any other sport, it would have been cause for celebration -- an unknown youngster pulls out all the stops to upset a legendary but aging star on the biggest stage of all. But when 17-year-old Russian Adelina Sotnikova unexpectedly captured the...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 8:30 AM
HONG KONG - "Snowpiercer," the English-language sci-fi film by South Korea's Bong Joon Ho, is to get a theatrical release next month in mainland China.
The film, which stars Chris Evans, Tilda Swinton, Ed Harris and Song Kang-ho, depicts a peasant revolt...