Why North Korea Is Dangerous
December 19 2014 2:30 PM
North Korea’s authoritarian regime has long used its nuclear capabilities to threaten the interests of Washington and its allies in East Asia.
How North Korea Cyberattack Affects Kim Jong Un's Reputation
December 19 2014 1:49 PM
The global spotlight is now on North Korea to an extent not seen since George W. Bush identified the "Axis of Evil" in 2002.
Top Ex-Official In Hong Kong Convicted Of Graft
December 19 2014 11:23 AM
A monthslong trial involving former second-in-charge Rafael Hui and property tycoon Thomas Kowk ended with a guilty verdict.
Pakistan Kills 77 Militants Post Peshawar School Attack
December 19 2014 7:40 AM
The intensified military offensives follow the attack on a school in Peshawar, where 148 people were killed by Taliban militants.
Four Held For Peshawar School Attack
December 19 2014 6:59 AM
Police tracked down the suspects using a SIM card allegedly used by the Pakistani Taliban.
Chinese Pilot Jailed For 3 Years Over Crash That Killed 44
December 19 2014 5:57 AM
Henan Airlines flight, carrying 96 people, had caught fire after it overshot the runway at Yichun airport.
Detained China Rights Lawyer Facing 'Inhuman Torment,' Wife Says
December 19 2014 5:15 AM
Pu Zhiqiang, one of China's most outspoken dissidents, was arrested in June on charges that supporters say are politically motivated.
Pakistan To Appeal Against Bail Granted To Mumbai Attacks Accused
December 19 2014 3:02 AM
Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi's bail order comes just two days after terrorists killed over 130 school children in Peshawar, Pakistan.
US Marine, Charged With Killing Transgender Filipino, Appears In Court
December 19 2014 2:24 AM
Joseph Scott Pemberton has been charged with the murder of Jeffrey Laude, who was found dead in a hotel in northwest of Manila.
'We Killed All The Children In The Auditorium… What Do We Do Now?
December 19 2014 1:31 AM
Chilling conversations between Taliban fighters, who killed scores of children in Pakistan this week, and their handler have emerged.
Eight Children Stabbed To Death In Cairns, Australia
December 19 2014 12:02 AM
The children were killed and a woman, believed to be their mother, sustained stab wounds, but has reportedly survived, and is helping police.
North Korea Cyberwarfare A Big Danger, Says Ex-CIA Officer
December 18 2014 4:57 PM
A 20-year CIA veteran said the regime “has around 3,000 cyberwarriors in various units of the North Korean army.”
Sony Hack A ‘Serious National Security Matter’
December 18 2014 2:36 PM
The hacking attack against Sony Pictures that led the studio to cancel the theatrical release of "The Interview" is a "serious national security matter," the White House said Thursday.
The Best Quotes From Putin's Annual Press Conference
December 18 2014 11:07 AM
The Russian president once again brought out the symbol of the Russian bear to illustrate that he would not back down under Western pressure.
Man Accused Of Leading Deadly 2008 Mumbai Attacks Granted Bail
December 18 2014 7:58 AM
A Pakistani court granted the alleged terrorist leader, whose attack left more than 130 children dead, bail for less than $8,000.
China Police Chief Who Released Drunk Son Charged With Graft
December 18 2014 4:59 AM
China's governing Communist Party has been waging a campaign against corruption, in a bid to increase its legitimacy.
Sydney Siege Could Have Been Prevented: Australian PM
December 18 2014 2:24 AM
The Australian leader has ordered a transparent government review into the events that led to the siege.
Three Years Later, North Korea Is Still Mourning Kim Jong Il's Death
December 17 2014 1:35 PM
Three years after Kim Jong Il's death, the official mourning period for the leader is finally over.
Pakistani Police Say Terrorists Might Target School Buses
December 17 2014 12:01 PM
A police memo called on schools to increase security and to check underneath buses and other vehicles carrying students.
India Car-Share Services Clamor For Women Drivers, But Find Few
December 17 2014 11:36 AM
That may be changing as several initiatives create opportunities for women drivers -- and women passengers seeking safe rides.