Updated: 5:04 PM - The skull and bones of Sweden's sainted King Erik IX are being studied to reveal more about his origins.
Posted: 4:58 PM - A Car bomb kills four people outside a police station in Kenya's capital.
Posted: 04/22/2014 - A crew member arrested in connection with the Korean ferry disaster says that they tried to launch lifeboats, but the ship was tipped too far.
Posted: 04/22/2014 - U.S. Vice President Joe Biden visits Ukraine Tuesday announcing millions of dollars in aid.
Posted: 04/21/2014 - Over 50 al-Qaida fighters are killed in Yemen.
Posted: 04/20/2014 - Divers finally have found a way into the ferry that sunk off South Korea's southern shore and begun the grim task of recovering bodies.
Posted: 04/19/2014 - Two rebel car bombs targeted two central Syrian areas controlled by government forces on Saturday, killing at least ten people as opposition forces fought fiercely to hold onto territory, officials and activists reported.
Posted: 04/19/2014 - President Barack Obama is heading to Asia, where countries are keeping close watch on the crisis in Ukraine amid territorial tensions with China. Obama leaves Washington on Tuesday and is set to visit Japan, South Korea, Malaysia and the Philippines. Each country has a dispute with China over islands in the South and East China Seas. Their leaders will be trying to get a sense of Obama's willingness to support them if the conflicts boil over. U.S. officials have taken a tougher line on the territorial issues in recent weeks. They've warned China against the use of military force and noted that the U.S. has treaty obligations to defend Japan.
Posted: 04/17/2014 - The World Health Organization says an Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa has claimed 137 lives.
Posted: 04/15/2014 - Whaling industry supporters in Japan call on their lawmakers to ignore a World Court decision that calls on Japan to halt Antarctic whaling hunts.
Posted: 04/14/2014 - A robotic submarine is now being employed to search the bottom of the Indian Ocean for a missing Malaysian airliner.
Posted: 04/14/2014 - Authorities in Portugal discover a one-ton hashish stash in a boat.