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HONG KONG Reuters Hong Kong prepared for more clashes on Wednesday as anti government protesters planned to paralyze parts of the Asian financial hub for a third day, with some...
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JERUSALEM Gaza officials say new Israel airstrikes have killed two militants, raising the death toll to 12 since the latest escalation erupted. The Islamic Jihad says two of its...
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Citing a Chesterfield County police statement, news outlets report 51 year old Robert W. Sauvager has been arrested on charges of aggravated sexual battery and object sexual penetration. Police say the passenger...
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Reuters Quotes from people in Hong Kong’s central and financial districts and East Kowloon on Wednesday after days of protests and violence that have caused widespread disruption in many...
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Ray Jefferson Cromartie is scheduled to die Wednesday evening at the state prison in Jackson. He was convicted of malice murder and sentenced to death for April 1994’s slaying of...
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TOKYO Japan’s Hayabusa2 spacecraft has departed from a distant asteroid, starting its yearlong journey home after successfully completing its mission to bring back soil samples and data that could...
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TOKYO Reuters Asian stocks and Wall Street futures fell on Wednesday, as confusing signals over the extent of progress made in U.S. China trade talks and concern about intensifying unrest...
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Anti government protesters gather at the Central District in Hong Kong, China, November 13, 2019. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha HONG KONG Reuters All schools in Hong Kong will suspend classes on Thursday...
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Authorities have closed beaches in southwest France as packages of cocaine continue to mysteriously wash up along the country s Atlantic coast, with more than 1, 000 kilograms discovered since mid October,...
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At the Chinese University of Hong Kong police fired tear gas and rubber bullets as protesters started fires and threw petrol bombs. Considerable student anger over police moving their operation...
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KABUL Afghanistan’s authorities are trying to tackle pollution in the country’s capital, which may be even deadlier than the 18 year old war. Most days a layer of smog covers Kabul,...
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TORONTO/MONTREAL Reuters Johnson & Johnson’s Remicade, a blockbuster drug that treats autoimmune disorders, has steadily lost market share among patients enrolled in the Canadian province of Quebec’s public drug...
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CANBERRA, Australia Australia s highest court agreed Wednesday to hear an appeal from the most senior Catholic to be found guilty of sexually abusing children, giving Cardinal George Pell...
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The relatives of 23 people whose remains were donated to the Biological Resource Center contend in a lawsuit that the facility mishandled their deceased loved ones and misled them about...
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BEIJING A sharp escalation of violence in Hong Kong is once again raising the question of how China’s central government will respond Will it intervene, or allow the chaos...
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Exiled journalists and media rights groups are expressing disappointment over the current government’s failure in punishing those responsible for crimes committed against media members during President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s tenure from...
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WASHINGTON Diplomats and career government officials, they re little known outside professional circles, but they re about to become household names testifying in the House impeachment inquiry . The...
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MEXICO CITY FBI agents are in Mexico helping investigate the fatal shootings of nine American women and children in northern Mexico last week. FBI spokeswoman Lauren Hagee said Tuesday...
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WASHINGTON The Pentagon is trying to retain its focus on Asia with a second trip to the region by Defence Secretary Mark Esper. He sets out Wednesday for a...
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WASHINGTON President Donald Trump hosts a meeting with the president of Turkey as relations between the two NATO allies are at their lowest point in decades. Ankara has rebuffed...