/ Apr 21, 2017

South Korea president hopeful denies date rape conspiracy

South Korean presidential candidate Hong Joon-pyo on Friday denied his own autobiographical confession of complicity in an attempted date rape, as voter outrage mounted. The firebrand prosecutor-turned-politician and candidate of ousted president Park Geun-hye’s conservative party has been compared to Donald Trump for his ...

Apr 21, 2017

Argentina woman who gave birth in coma meets son, months later

In late 2016, a 34-year-old policewoman in Argentina — in a coma after a car accident — gave birth. Four months later, Amelia Bannan has regained consciousness and finally met her son. During the first part of 2017, “she moved sometimes, made signs of ...

Apr 6, 2017

Russian mother stuffed corpse of anorexic daughter into suitcase

A grieving Russian mother stuffed the body of her anorexic ex-model daughter into a suitcase and threw it into the sea after she starved to death, Italian media said Wednesday. The wasted remains of Katerina Laktionova, 27, were discovered late last month after fishermen ...

Clinton jabs Trump in first major post-election speech

/ Mar 29, 2017

Clinton jabs Trump in first major post-election speech

an Francisco A spirited Hillary Clinton took on the Trump administration Tuesday in one of her first public speeches since she lost the presidential election, criticizing the country’s Republican leaders on everything from health care to the shortage of women appointees in top administration ...

Cutting edge: K-pop band praise plastic surgery in new song

Mar 17, 2017

Cutting edge: K-pop band praise plastic surgery in new song

Rounder eyes, narrower faces, bigger breasts: a South Korean girl band is celebrating the country’s obsession with surgically enhanced beauty by going under the knife to praise the virtues of “Becoming Pretty.” All four members of obscure K-pop outfit SixBomb went through extensive plastic ...