A Russian passenger plane believed to be carrying 71 people crashed Sunday afternoon near Moscow.
Vice President Mike Pence's efforts to keep North Korea from stealing the show at the Winter Olympics proved short-lived, drowned out by images of the two Koreas marching and competing as one.
An army of high-flying drones expected to light up the sky at the opening ceremony of the Olympics was grounded.
Guns drawn, Iranian intelligence agents rushed into the apartment of a Washington Post reporter and his journalist wife in Tehran.
A suicide bomber driving an ambulance killed at least 95 people and wounded 158 more in an attack claimed by the Taliban.