Shoppers at the Kamata Nishiguchi shopping mall in Tokyo. (Source: RetinaFunk/Wikimedia)
A French auction house has ignored an urgent request by the U.S. Embassy to delay a sale of dozens of sacred Hopi masks.More >> A French auction house on Monday ignored an urgent request by the U.S. Embassy to delay an auction of dozens of sacred Hopi masks and put them on sale.More >> Scores of heads of state and other foreign dignitaries are beginning to converge on South Africa as the final preparations for Tuesday's national memorial service for liberation struggle icon Nelson Mandela are...More >> Workers busily constructed a stage Monday at the Soweto soccer stadium where world leaders will eulogize Nelson Mandela before tens of thousands of mourners, as police promised tight security.More >> Iran's Defense Minister says his country is now using laser systems to dramatically improve the accuracy of its ballistic missiles.More >> Iran has dramatically improved the accuracy of its ballistic missiles by using laser systems, its defense minister said Monday.More >> A series of attacks, including a car bomb outside a cafe, killed at least 21 people in Iraq on Monday, officials said.More >> A series of attacks, including a car bomb outside a cafe, killed at least 21 people in Iraq on Monday, officials said.More >> A man accused of killing a British soldier in a frenzied knife attack on a London street has told a court that he loved al-Qaida and considers its members his brothers.More >> A man accused of killing a British soldier in a frenzied knife attack on a London street has told a court that he loved al-Qaida and considers the group's members his brothers.More >>
(RNN) – With the majority of ballots counted and the question of who will be the next president put to rest, only Florida remains undecided as vote tallies continued into Wednesday. With 97 percent reported,More >> The state of Florida has finished its tally, and its 29 electoral votes went to President Barack Obama. Not that it mattered.
(RNN) – Obama took on a variety of issues during his first term in the Oval Office, and he pledged to continue his plan of economic recovery in the next four years. His campaign rode the theme of "Change"More >> "This is a time of great challenges for America, and I pray the president will be successful in guiding our nation," said Mitt Romney in his concession speech.More >>