The trend for more and more luxurious yachts has helped the Netherlands double its ship building business in recent years. As Sonia Legg reports, Heesen Yachts, and a handful of others, has made the country second only to Italy in the mid-size sector.
Japan's Akihito will take part in an annual memorial ceremony honoring war dead on Wednesday, for the last time as reigning emperor. When he abdicates next year, he will leave behind a legacy as an emperor who pushed imperial boundaries to reach out..
Afghan officials say they've sent special forces backed by U.S. advisers and air strikes to the city of Ghazni, where clashes with Taliban fighters have left hundreds of people dead over days of fighting. Ryan Brooks reports.
A former Australian archbishop, the most senior Catholic cleric in the world convicted of concealing child sex abuse, was spared jail on Tuesday when he was ordered to serve his one-year sentence at home. Ed Giles reports.
A Florida man was charged with manslaughter on Monday in a fatal shooting during an argument about a parking spot, a case that made headlines when police initially declined to arrest him due to the state's "stand your ground" self-defense law. Rough..
A young boy whose remains were discovered buried at a New Mexico desert compound died during a ritual ceremony to "cast out demonic spirits," other children found at the remote homestead told investigators, a prosecutor said in court on Monday. Linda..
Competitors using long poles push their punts through the water in the English town of Maidenhead outside London, in a contest that dates back to the mid 19th century. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Tourists are flocking to Turkey as the country goes through a currency crisis. As Francis Maguire reports, travel firms have seen a sharp increase in bookings for Turkish holidays as tourists look to make the most of a cheap lira.
Chinese officials have been mostly measured and moderate in their response to U.S. President Donald Trump's ratcheting up of a trade war with Beijing. But, as Sonia Legg reports, the mood on the streets of Beijing and Shanghai is a little less..
VF Corp, one of the world's biggest apparel makers, will spin off Lee and Wrangler jeans into a separate public company to focus on more profitable brands like Vans and The North Face. Roselle Chen reports.