Miss Nagasaki, Ariana Miyamoto, is the first ever mixed race Miss Universe Japan.
President Obama had planned to cut the number of U.S. troops in Afghanistan to about 5,500 by the end of the year.
The neighboring totalitarian nation accuses them of rehearsing for an invasion.
Honolulu has been a frequent site for the all-star game. Now, Brazil is being looked at as a possible host.
Lee Kuan Yew is widely credited with transforming Singapore from a small trading hub to a thriving financial center.
Around 65,000 people across Vanuatu are in need of temporary emergency shelter.
As the eclipse plunges the world into darkness on Friday (Thursday night in Hawaii), two other spectacular celestial events will be taking p…
It’s the most popular show on HBO and the most pirated program worldwide.
Authorities say assailants opened fire on the National Bordo Museum on Wednesday, killing tourists and a cleaning woman and wounding several…
Immense storms on the sun’s surface sent a bust of magnetic particles into space, scoring a direct hit on Earth.
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says there is no tsunami threat after a 6.6 magnitude earthquake struck off Indonesia Tuesday afternoon. …
With Vanuatu being an archipelago of over 60 inhabited islands, aid agencies fear the destruction could be a lot worse.
Six people were confirmed dead and 30 injured from Cyclone Pam, which he said destroyed or damaged 90 percent of the buildings in the capita…
Crewmembers prepared the two vessels ahead of Pam, knowing the storm had weakened but also knowing what it did to Vanuatu.
The settlements are the result of legal claims brought by tribes against the government for breaches of the nation’s founding document, the …
The confusion over the death toll is due largely to a near-total communications blackout across the country.
The Australian Red Cross said via Twitter that “humanitarian needs will be enormous. Many people have lost their homes. Shelter, food and wa…
The giant stingray might be the largest freshwater fish ever captured.
Selfie sticks have now been banned at a growing list of global tourist attractions.
On Wednesday, pop singer and Grammy nominee Carly Rae Jepsen will perform live from Hawaii.