Japanese Minister Expected To Resign Over Funding Scandal
October 19 2014 3:23 AM
Yuko Obuchi is expected to resign Sunday, over allegations that groups backing her misused political funds, in a blow to PM Shinzo Abe.
Chinese Coast Guard Vessels Patrol Disputed Waters
October 19 2014 12:03 AM
The move is seen as a response to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's offering to a Tokyo shrine that honors the dead from Japan's wars.
TSA Worker Sent Home After Patting Down Ebola Nurse
October 18 2014 9:16 PM
TSA worker was placed on administrative leave as a precaution.
Companies Seek More Fairness In Chinese Legal Reforms
October 18 2014 9:01 PM
Legal reforms are expected to be announced at the end of an Oct. 20-23 meeting of the ruling Communist Party elite.
'Buffy' Star Nicholas Brendon Arrested
October 18 2014 8:42 PM
Nicholas Brendon, who played Xander on TV's "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," was arrested after a drunken Boise, Idaho, hotel incident.
Remains Found During Search For Hannah Graham
October 18 2014 7:36 PM
Human remains have been found more than a month after college student Hannah Graham vanished.
Reporter Aboard Carnival Cruise Ship Tweets During Ebola Scare
October 18 2014 6:48 PM
Despite being trapped on a Carnival cruise with a passenger who may be infected with Ebola, reporter says passengers are in high spirits.
Hong Kong Protesters Retake Cleared Site
October 18 2014 6:46 PM
Confrontations continued into a third night in Hong Kong’s Mong Kok commercial district as police push back against protester advances.
The Fappening May Not Be Over
October 18 2014 5:45 PM
New photos of pitcher Clay Buchholz's wife surface online.
All Eyes Will Be On Comet Siding Spring Sunday
October 18 2014 4:17 PM
NASA's fleet of orbiters and rovers will be monitoring the close approach of Siding Spring.
Xiaomi Mulls Manufacturing Facility In India
October 18 2014 4:12 PM
Xiaomi, whose so-called flash sales have garnered frenzied interest in India, badly underestimated the demand there, a company executive said.
Catholic Church Won't Be More Welcoming To Gays
October 18 2014 3:46 PM
Roman Catholic bishops abandoned a more welcoming approach to homosexuals in a synod statement Saturday.
US, China Smooth The Way For APEC Meeting In November
October 18 2014 2:45 PM
Top American and Chinese diplomats stressed the need to cooperate on global threats such as Ebola and the Islamic State.
Japan's Nuclear Reactors Near Volcanoes 'Not Safe': Expert
October 18 2014 6:53 AM
In September, a panel of regulators had declared the Sendai nuclear power plant, located near Mount Sakurajima, as safe.
Hong Kong Protesters Retake Site Previously Cleared By Police
October 18 2014 4:19 AM
As many as 9,000 protesters stormed the police lines in Mong Kok early Saturday, forcing officers to retreat.
Al Qaeda-Linked Group Releases German Hostages After Ransom Paid
October 18 2014 1:57 AM
The two German nationals were kidnapped in April after their yacht broke down near the Filipino province of Palawan.
Japan Ministers Visit Controversial War Dead Shrine
October 18 2014 1:40 AM
PM Shinzo Abe sent an offering to the shrine Thursday, which honors Japan's war dead, including convicted war criminals.
4 Big Mistakes That Made Ebola Worse
October 17 2014 11:13 PM
Tracking Ebola-related errors made by the likes of the CDC and the World Health Organization is almost as difficult as tracking the virus itself.
Fresh Protests Turn Violent In Hong Kong
October 17 2014 8:31 PM
About 9,000 demonstrators clashed with police late Friday night in Hong Kong’s Mong Kok financial district.
China Takes A Page From SARS To Deal With Ebola
October 17 2014 4:24 PM
China's response to the Ebola outbreak is based on what the country learned from SARS 11 years ago.