Nepal ends search for missing South Korean trekkers, guides

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepalese authorities decided Thursday to end the search for four South Korean trekkers and three Nepali guides who were buried by an avalanche on a popular trekking route. ...

Rescuers resume search for 4 Korean climbers, 3 Nepal guides

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Rescuers took advantage of improved weather on Nepal's Mount Annapurna to press ahead with a search for four South Korean climbers and three Nepali guides and have a possible l...

Nepal rescuers search for 7 after avalanche hit hiking trail

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Special army and government rescue personnel were searching again on Monday for four South Korean trekkers and their three Nepali guides lost since an avalanche swept a popular...

New avalanches in Nepal interrupt search for 7 trekkers

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — New avalanches falling on a popular trekking route in Nepal forced rescuers to halt their search for four South Korean trekkers and three Nepali guides who were believed to hav...

4 South Koreans, 3 Nepali guides missing in Nepal avalanche

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — An avalanche swept a popular trekking route in Nepal's mountains, leaving at least four South Koreans and three Nepali guides missing, authorities said Saturday. ...

Three Taiwanese mountaineers survive Annapurna avalanche

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Three Taiwanese mountaineers were thought to have survived an avalanche in the Himalayas’ Annapurna massif while four South Koreans and their two Nepali guides were ...

Taiwanese trekker dies in Nepal: MOFA

A Taiwanese national died in Nepal on Saturday following a trekking excursion in the country, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) confirmed Sunday. MOFA spokeswoman Joanne Ou (歐江安) made the conf...

The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

Audible.com best-sellers for week ending June 7: Fiction: 1. Even Tree Nymphs Get the Blues by Molly Harper, narrated by Amanda Ronconi & Jonathan Davis (Audib...

The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

Audible.com best-sellers for week ending May 24: Fiction: 1. More Bedtime Stories for Cynics by Kirsten Kearse, Gretchen Enders, Cirocco Dunlap, Aparna Nancherla, ...

The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

Audible.com best-sellers for week ending May 17: Fiction: 1. More Bedtime Stories for Cynics by Kirsten Kearse, Gretchen Enders, Cirocco Dunlap, Aparna Nancherla, ...

Summer Movie Preview: The women behind 'Booksmart'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — If you've heard anything about the film "Booksmart," you've probably also heard the words "female 'Superbad'." The high school comedy is about two best friends over the course of on...

Summer Movie Preview: Sequels galore, but original gems too

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Pass the popcorn, the summer movie season is here and all the spectacle and air-conditioned respite it offers audiences. Summer at the movies has long been synonymous with blockbust...

Malaysia climber at hospital after 2 days alone on Annapurna

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A Malaysian mountain climber is being treated in a hospital in Nepal's capital after being stranded nearly two days alone near the summit of Annapurna. A heli...

Malaysia climber recovered alive on Nepal's Mount Annapurna

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A Malaysian climber has been recovered alive near the summit of Mount Annapurna in Nepal two days after he went missing. The head of Seven Summit Treks, Mingm...

Sundance: Riding along with the excited 'To the Stars' cast

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — It's the first Friday night of the Sundance Film Festival and the Deer Valley condominium housing the five 20-something actresses of the black-and-white period drama "To the Sta...