Authorities in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu are investigating whether the death of a man at a college campus over the weekend was the result of a falling meteorite.Ishaan Tharoor | The Washington Post
When veteran Chinese diplomat Wu Dawei left for North Korea last week, he probably knew he had been dispatched on mission impossible: to persuade the country’s young leader, Kim Jong Un, to climb down from his threat to launch a rocket as part of his quest to develop ballistic missile technologies.
Sophisticated sensors deployed at the site of a 17-story apartment complex that collapsed during a predawn earthquake Saturday here in southwestern Taiwan detected faint signs of life Sunday, including occasional cries, from some of the 119 people the authorities believed were buried deep under layers of rubble.Keith Bradsher
On the campaign trail and beyond, there may be no larger caricature of New York City than Donald Trump.Alexander Burns | The New York Times
Bill Clinton uncorked an extended attack on Sen. Bernie Sanders on Sunday, harshly criticizing Sanders and his supporters for what he described as inaccurate and “sexist” attacks on Hillary Clinton.Jonathan Martin
The “man camps” sprang up from the prairie, rows of trailers and modular steel boxes that housed thousands of workers chasing their fortunes in North Dakota’s oil fields. But these days, the man camps are missing something: men.JACK HEALY
Constantly harassed, never quite comfortable -- sort of the way the whole season has played out -- Peyton Manning walked away with his second Super Bowl title Sunday night, after Denver's defense all but handed him the Lombardi Trophy with a 24-10 victory over the Carolina Panthers.Eddie Pells
The United Nations on Sunday condemned North Korea's satellite launch as a "dangerous and serious" violation of international restrictions.Greg Miller,Anna Fifield
Helped by falling oil prices, airlines are reporting record profits, but for many passengers this sudden bonanza has meant little more than extra bags of free peanuts and pretzels.Jad Mouawad
The official, Dan Pacholke, resigned amid a political dispute over a computer coding error that allowed an estimated 3,000 inmates to be released early over 13 years.Ashley Southall