Swine Flu Claims 8 Lives In Southern India, Bird Flu Scare In North
December 22 2014 2:20 AM
Doctors warn that low temperatures during winter could cause the virus to stay active for a longer period of time.
Xiaomi Valued At $45B: Report
December 22 2014 2:01 AM
Xiaomi’s rapid rise has led to stratospheric valuations, making it more valuable than established companies.
China Stock Connect Scheme Scorecard Throws Up Surprises
December 22 2014 1:25 AM
Regulatory hurdles have kept out a large swathe of the investment community despite a sizzling stock market rally on the mainland.
‘The Interview’ Will Be Distributed: Sony Lawyer
December 22 2014 12:26 AM
While Sony Pictures had earlier said that it was exploring ways to release the film, a lawyer said the film would still be distributed.
China Foreign Minister Says Willing To Help Russia
December 21 2014 11:56 PM
China's trade minister proposed more use of China's currency in settling trade with Russia in the face of a weaker ruble.
North Korea Threatens To 'Blow Up' White House
December 21 2014 9:43 PM
The North accused the U.S. of involvement in making "The Interview," which revolves around a plot to kill Kim Jong Un.
Syria Says Israeli Drone Downed In Quneitra
December 21 2014 7:34 PM
Quneitra has seen heavy fighting between forces loyal to President Bashar Assad and rebels including al Qaeda-linked fighters.
Invoking Allah, Driver Slams Car Into Pedestrians In Eastern France
December 21 2014 6:20 PM
France is on high alert for attacks from Islamist extremists.
Dish Network Drops Fox News
December 21 2014 5:30 PM
Fox wants its viewers to choose another cable provider besides Dish.
Tom Brokaw's Cancer In Remission
December 21 2014 4:31 PM
Former NBC news anchor Tom Brokaw recently announced his cancer is in remission.
Jordan Executes 11
December 21 2014 4:18 PM
Lawmakers had been pushing for an end to the moratorium on the death penalty to curb rising crime.
Kourtney Kardashian Reveals Baby Name
December 21 2014 3:23 PM
Though her son was born days ago, Kourtney Kardashian has just posted a picture of the newborn on social media site Instagram.
Saudi Arabia Says Won't Cut Oil Output
December 21 2014 2:01 PM
Saudi Oil Minister Ali al-Naimi blamed falling oil prices on speculators and lack of cooperation from non-OPEC members
Steam Winter Sale Picks For Day Four
December 21 2014 1:25 PM
The Steam winter sale is here, and we've got the best picks for day four.
Malware Infecting Afghan Government Websites
December 21 2014 11:49 AM
A U.S. cybersecurity company recently found malware infecting the devices of visitors to Afghan government sites.
Around The World, People Agree: Government Doesn't Care
December 21 2014 11:49 AM
While almost three out of four people vote, a large majority of them say government doesn't care.
Obama Doesn't Consider Sony Hack 'Act Of War'
December 21 2014 11:23 AM
The president likens it to "an act of cybervandalism that was very costly, very expensive."
China Tightens Grip On Macau As Dissent Rises In Gambling Hub
December 21 2014 8:20 AM
Beijing is putting the squeeze on gambling-industry workers in Macau.
Afghan Taliban Decry 'Biased' UN Report On Civilian Casualties
December 21 2014 5:07 AM
The Taliban accused the UN of "enmity and political motives," after it reported a record number of civilians were killed or wounded by insurgents.
South Korea Prosecutors Investigate Data Leak At Nuclear Plant Operator
December 21 2014 3:50 AM
The investigation comes as worries mount about nuclear safety and potential cyberattacks from North Korea.