The only woman on death row in the state of Georgia will become the first female to be executed in 70 years in the state Monday unless the U.S. Supreme Court or the state parole board steps in with a last-minute reprieve.
For years, Canadians have drawn features of the 'Star Trek' character Spock on the image of Wilfrid Laurier on the $5 bill. Contrary to what many believe, the Bank of Canada says it's not illegal to deface or even mutilate banknotes
A slick new documentary on China's environmental woes has racked up more than 28 million online views in two days, underscoring growing concern in the country over the impact of air, water and soil pollution.
Two airplane catastrophes put Malaysia on the map in a bad way in 2014. But they didn't hurt the country's tourism, and the higher visibility may even have helped: visitor numbers had their strongest growth in years.
The 23-year-old Ukrainian model who was with slain opposition leader Boris Nemtsov tearfully recounted Monday their last dinner in a chic Red Square restaurant and their walk onto a nearby bridge -- but said she did not see the gunman who pulled the trigger.
For the tens of thousands bearing flowers and tying black ribbons to railings in honour of slain Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, the solemn march through the Moscow drizzle on Sunday was a time for silence, not slogans.
Spacewalking astronauts successfully completed a three-day cable job outside the International Space Station on Sunday, routing more than 100 metres of power and data lines for new crew capsules commissioned by NASA.