Thousands of lanterns lit up the sky in New Taipei, Taiwan, on Feb. 17, 2013, as part of the Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival, the finale to the two-week Chinese Lunar New Year celebration.
Oscar nominee Quvenzhane Wallis, 9, was among the honorees at Essence magazine's Black Women in Hollywood awards luncheon.
Check out some of the past week's events in photos.
February is going out like a lion in many parts of the U.S.
A friend went to David Smelser’s cabin to check on him – and found three bodies: Smelser, 31, Donald Marker, 28, and Melinda Newcomb, 24. All three were shot three days earlier. Investigators believe Smelser was the target, and that the other two arrived before the killer could escape – ...
Spring is in the air, and nothing hints at it more than Major League Baseball's spring training... despite snow in Arizona.
Mumford & Sons and Adele are among this year's BRIT Awards winners.
These players have been arrested in 2013.
Stars turn out for the Costume Designers Guild Awards
The trial for Gabriel Smith, who is on trial for the murder of DeMarco Conley, started in Common Pleas Judge Michael Sage's courtroom, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013.
For the first time in their lives, four aging chimpanzees once used in federal research can go outside, play, groom each other and tussle at Chimp Haven in northwest Louisiana — the only national sanctuary for retired federal research chimps.
Firefighters respond to a gas explosion and massive fire in Kansas City after a car crashed into a gas main.
Tecumseh beat Springboro 62-51 on Tuesday Feb. 19, 2013, in a Division I sectional semifinal at Troy High School.
Gem, Green Team rock gym at Horace Mann Elementary School.
Wilberforce University students and faculty protest President Patricia Hardaway and other issues at the Founders’ Day Convocation at the University Multiplex Tuesday to call attention to the severe financial and institutional problems confronting the 157-year-old, and Ohio’s only, Historically Black College.