Syria Accuses Israel Of Bombing Airport, Road
December 07 2014 1:27 PM
Syria accused Israel of helping the Islamic State group and al Qaeda-linked rebels by conducting two airstrikes.
North Korea Calls Sony Cyberattack 'Righteous Deed'
December 07 2014 10:31 AM
Sony's Hollywood studio is set to release a action-comedy film depicting CIA agents on a mission to kill North Korea's leader.
Typhoon Hagupit Flattens Homes As It Roars Through Philippines
December 07 2014 10:18 AM
"Only the big houses were left standing," says the mayor of a town on the Filipino island of Samar.
KIA, Och-Ziff And Others Pledge $2B For Dalian Wanda IPO Monday
December 07 2014 7:11 AM
Dalian Wanda is looking to raise between $3.20 billion and $3.86 billion in the initial public offering Monday.
Typhoon Hagupit Weakens After Battering Philippines
December 07 2014 4:22 AM
Memories of the devastating Typhoon Haiyan last year forced one of the largest peacetime evacuations in the country's history.
US Drone Strike Kills 4, Including Al Qaeda Suspect, In Pakistan
December 07 2014 3:55 AM
Four suspected militants were killed and two injured when a U.S. drone strike hit a house in northwest Pakistan Sunday, Pakistani officials said.
North Korea Praises 'Righteous' Sony Hack, But Denies Responsibility
December 07 2014 3:23 AM
The Stalinist state denied that it carried out the hack, which revealed a trove of internal data, including salaries and social security numbers.
'Concertmaster' Of China's Labor Movement Tests Beijing's Boundaries
December 07 2014 1:13 AM
Striking workers in China, and those helping them, have often been harassed, detained and sometimes imprisoned by authorities in the country.
Police Offer Reward For Arrest In Uber Cab Rape In New Delhi
December 07 2014 12:17 AM
Police are searching for the driver, after a woman filed a complaint that he physically assaulted and raped her Friday night.
Commandos Within 100 Yards Of Somers When Spotted: Report
December 06 2014 10:53 PM
“There is zero possibility that the hostages were victims of a crossfire,” a U.S. military official said.
Sony Investigator: Cyberattack Was 'Unparalleled'
December 06 2014 10:06 PM
"The scope of this attack differs from any we have responded to in the past," the forensic investigator said.
Typhoon Churns Across Philippines, As More Than 1 Million Flee
December 06 2014 9:40 PM
Hagupit had weakened to a category 3 storm, two notches below "super typhoon", when it hit land.
Jamaica's Atkinson: 1st Black Woman To Win World Swim Title
December 06 2014 8:34 PM
Atkinson defeated defending champion Ruta Meilutyte in the 100m-breaststroke at the World Short Course Championships in Qatar.
Biden Resists Calls For New Iran Sanctions Amid Nuclear Talks
December 06 2014 4:41 PM
“This is not the time to risk a breakdown when we still have a chance at a breakthrough,” Biden said regarding new sanctions.
Typhoon Hagupit Makes Landfall In Philippines
December 06 2014 2:46 PM
The typhoon has gained strength as it approaches eastern shores of central Philippines.
'A Campaign Of Intimidation' On Iran's Internet
December 06 2014 1:59 PM
Hardliners in Iran are forging a new campaign to keep tabs on cyberactivists in the country.
US Will Keep More Troops In Afghanistan Than Planned For Next Year
December 06 2014 1:36 PM
U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said "10,800 troops, rather than 9,800, could remain in Afghanistan ... for the first few months in 2015."
Second Patient Diagnosed With H7N9 Bird Flu In China
December 06 2014 1:08 PM
The latest diagnosis marks the second reported case of H7N9 bird flu in China in the past two weeks.
Hong Kong Protest Leader Quits Hunger Strike After 108 Hours
December 06 2014 9:05 AM
Joshua Wong, a leader of the Hong Kong pro-democracy demonstrations, began the hunger strike last Monday.
A Big Map Doesn't Save A Frustrating Game
December 06 2014 7:51 AM
"The Crew" sets out to be a massive, multiplayer racing game unlike anything we’ve ever seen before. Yet it delivers so little.