Thursday April 17, 2014 2:49AM ET
Scientists said hey have genetically engineered trees that will be easier to break down to produce paper and biofuel, a key advance that will mean using fewer chemicals, less energy and creating fewer environmental pollutants.
Tuesday April 15, 2014 3:00AM ET
TripAdvisor announced the winners of its Travelers' Choice awards for Destinations. Six of the top 25 world spots are from Asia and four Asian cities saw a climb of at least 10 places in the world top 25 list year-over-year.
Monday April 14, 2014 2:31AM ET
German and U.S. research team has announced 95 percent success rate for an experimental drug for treatment of Hepatitis C. The drug has been found effective even in patients who failed to respond to earlier treatment.
Thursday April 10, 2014 7:28AM ET
South China's tourist island province of Hainan is to build the world's largest duty free shop (DFS), provincial authorities announced. Offshore duty-free shopping in Hainan's two DFS stores in 2013 hit $530.6 million.
Wednesday April 9, 2014 10:34AM ET
The head of Olympic summer sports federations called for urgent action to tackle the critical delays facing the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Tuesday April 8, 2014 7:00AM ET
Shoppers are 16 percent more likely to trust a brand of cereal when a character on the box makes eye contact, increasing positive feelings toward the product and encouraging them to buy it, according to a new study.
Monday April 7, 2014 7:47AM ET
U.S. teens are feeling high levels of stress that follow a similar pattern as adults, according to a new survey released Tuesday by the American Psychological Association (APA).