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Since Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych fled, thousands have traveled to his luxurious residence to marvel at the mansions, statues, cars, menagerie and more.
In the Holy Land, the state of Palestine does not yet exist. But in Hollywood, it already has an Oscar finalist.
In an accompanying article, the tabloid Red Pepper praised the new law that not only criminalizes gay sex, but also makes it a crime not to report gay people.
A former presidential aide despised by protesters has been shot and wounded raising fears of retaliation as Ukraine charts a new tumultuous political course.
The reign of drug cartel leader Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman ended this weekend after authorities captured him at a hotel in Mazatlán after a 13-year manhunt.
Alice Herz-Sommer, was thought to be the world's oldest survivor of the Nazi Holocaust. She died on Sunday at the age of 110.
The first openly gay man to play for a team in one of the nation's four major professional sports, Collins has joined the Brooklyn Nets.
Hagel said the military must adjust to the reality of smaller budgets, even as the country faces a more volatile, unpredictable world that requires a more nimble military.
Calls are mounting in Ukraine to put Yanukovych on trial, after a tumultuous presidency in which he amassed powers, enriched his allies and family and cracked down on protesters.
As more states legalize pot for medical and recreational use, law enforcement and health officials want to deter driving under the influence. But the task isn't as clear cut as it is with alcohol.
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has been held by the Taliban since his capture nearly five years ago. He is thought to be somewhere in Pakistan.
Samuel Sheinbein fled to Israel after murdering a Maryland teen. He claimed Israeli citizenship but was later convicted and had been serving a long prison term near Tel Aviv.
President Nicolas Maduro was elected less than a year ago, but he's already facing protests from restive students and others angry over high inflation and shortages of many goods.
Supporters of the Ukrainian president's arch rival are moving quickly to take government power; gawking protesters find opulence in the president's abandoned residence.
Once the marauders and cowboys of Russia's wild frontier, the horse-bound warriors are reappearing as a symbol of national pride.
The Security Council, including Russia and China — strong supporters of the regime — voted overwhelmingly to demand that humanitarian aid be allowed to reach the needy.