South Korea's Park Se-Yeong (2nd L) takes out Sjinkie Knegt of the Netherlands as France's Sebastien Lepape (2nd R) and Canada's Charles Hamelin (R) skate past, during the men's 1,500m short track speed skating race finals at the Iceberg Skating Palace on Feb. 10.
Facebook Inc. founder and Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and his wife topped a list of the biggest U.S. philanthropic donors in 2013, giving away nearly $1 billion, the Chronicle of Philanthropy said on Monday.
The Obama administration is in high-level discussions about staging an operation to kill an American citizen involved with al Qaeda and suspected of plotting attacks against the United States, a senior U.S. official tells CNN.
Carl Icahn is no longer pushing his buyback proposal for Apple Inc. , suggesting he is satisfied by the direction of the company's share repurchase plan, the billionaire investor said in an open letter to the tech giant's shareholders.
Fifty years ago today, the House of Representatives passed the Civil Rights Act, which made it illegal to discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, national origin, religion or gender. We've come a long way since then, according to a report issued last week by the Council on Contemporary Families. Yet troubling inequalities persist.