Hany Abu-Assad, director of the Academy Award-nominated film 'Omar,' is one of four top Palestinian filmmakers who hail from the unlikely moviemaking hub.
Mozambique is Africa's eighth poorest nation says one index -- and its 12th richest says another.
The Netherlands has earned more medals in the Winter Olympics than most. But was the king too exuberant? And those bronzes ... really?
US skater Shani Davis finished eighth in the 1,000-meter speedskating event in the 2014 Sochi Olympics. Dutch skaters continue to dominate, taking 10 of 15 medals in speedskating events so far.
Mulder twins won Olympic medals Monday in Sochi. The Mulder twins birth was held up so their mother could watch an annual Dutch speedskating event over 20 years ago.
Canada added a pair of gold medals and a silver to tie the Netherlands for the most gold medals on Day 3 of the Sochi Olympic Games.
The US, Norway, and The Netherlands lead the gold medal tally after the weekend of competition. Russia won its first gold in figure skating.
On the first day when Olympic medals were awarded, Norway led the gold medal count, and took home medals in the women's skiathlon, the men's biathlon, and slopestyle snowboarding.
Chrysler is now officially Italian, operating under parent company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV. The globalization of automobile manufacturing and sales means Detroit's 'Big 3' may be irrelevant.
Male tungara frogs' love songs, intended to entice the female of the species, often attract hungry bats instead, say scientists.