Myanmar military plane crash kills 4
NAYPYITAW, Myanmar - Four Myanmar military personnel were killed and one survived Wednesday when an air force utility aircraft crashed after taking off from the airport in the capital Naypyitaw, officials said.
S. Korea to halt work at joint industrial park with N. Korea
SEOUL, South Korea - South Korea says it will suspend operations at a joint industrial park with North Korea in response to the North's recent rocket launch, the first time in the park's decade of operation that Seoul has halted work there.
Sikh man barred from Mexico flight sees 'small victory'
MEXICO CITY - An Indian-American actor and designer who was turned away from an airline flight after refusing to remove his Sikh turban during a security check said he's "thrilled" that Aeromexico is vowing to overhaul its screening protocols.
With costumes, beads, music, New Orleans marks Fat Tuesday
NEW ORLEANS - Dressed in elaborate costumes, dancing to the beat of brass bands and clamouring for beads from passing floats, thousands of people gathered in the streets of New Orleans to mark the culmination of the famous Mardi Gras celebration Tuesday.
More Canadians working in retirement
(Special) - Canadians are living longer than expected. This new reality is presenting retirees and those approaching retirement with new lifestyle and financial considerations on how to stay active and engaged and how to fund the retirement they want.
Housing major focus of B.C. throne speech
VICTORIA - Premier Christy Clark says her government is concerned about high house prices in British Columbia and she's promising better opportunities for buyers to get into the market.