Austrian cross-country skier Johannes Duerr was kicked out of the Sochi Games on Sunday after testing positive for the blood booster EPO. It is the fifth doping case -- and most serious so far -- at the Olympics.
Afghanistan's Taliban says it has suspended "mediation" with the United States to exchange captive U.S. soldier Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl for five senior Taliban prisoners held in U.S. custody in Guantanamo Bay, halting -- at least temporarily -- what was considered the best chance yet of securing the 27-year-old's freedom since his capture in 2009.
The regime in Tehran is increasingly feeling the pressure. It’s not sanctions, and it’s not the risk of a military strike. It’s a vibrant and growing fashion scene, and Iranians are using their style to make a bold statement.
For 13 years Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman watched from the rugged mountains of western Mexico as authorities captured or killed the leaders of every group that challenged his Sinaloa cartel's spot at the top of global drug trafficking.