KIEV – Dmytro Korchynsky wants to create a Christian "Taliban" to reclaim eastern Ukraine. He leads a volunteer battalion fighting separatist rebels and bows to neither Kiev nor Moscow. Full Article
KABUL - A spokesman for Afghanistan's intelligence agency said on Wednesday that Taliban supreme leader Mullah Mohammad Omar died two years ago in a Pakistani hospital.
BEIJING - The Chinese, especially the country's leaders, have a tradition of putting their faith in soothsaying and geomancy, in times of doubt and chaos. The practice has grown amid a sweeping crackdown on corruption launched by the government. Full Article
NASA astronaut Terry Virts explores water tension in microgravity by dissolving an effervescent tablet in a floating ball of water. Matthew Stock reports.