‘Stability Is Bliss, And Turmoil Brings Havoc’
October 15 2014 9:15 AM
Tensions mount in Hong Kong and the Chinese government's official newspaper has harsh warnings for pro-democratic protesters there.
Anger In Hong Kong Over Police Beating Of Detained Protester
October 15 2014 7:42 AM
A widely circulated video shows officers attacking a man later identified as a member of Hong Kong's Civic Party.
Six Hong Kong Police Officers Reassigned For Kicking Protester
October 15 2014 1:15 AM
A local news network aired a video showing a group of police officers kicking a protester, as clashes have grown violent again in the city.
Hong Kong Police Arrest 45 In Clashes With Protesters
October 14 2014 9:03 PM
Despite the massive police operation, protesters have again taken control of key roadways as of Wednesday morning local time.
Iraqi Strategy Questioned As ISIS Takes Another Town
October 14 2014 4:52 PM
Concerns have been raised about military strategy in Iraq after Iraqi troops abandoned a base while under attack from ISIS.
Hong Kong Police Clear Protesters And Barricades
October 14 2014 3:51 PM
Police have taken decisive action against protesters barricaded in a tunnel near government headquarters early Wednesday. Watch the live stream.
Vatican Document 'Groundbreaking' For LGBT Catholics
October 14 2014 3:31 PM
The document from the synod of bishops states: “Homosexuals have gifts and qualities to offer to the Christian community.”
800 Sierra Leone Peacekeepers Quarantined Over Ebola
October 14 2014 8:18 AM
The group of soldiers, who were headed to Somalia, will now be kept under observation for 21 days and will be tested for Ebola.
At Least 24 People Killed By Cyclone Hudhud In India
October 14 2014 5:19 AM
The storm, packing winds of more than over 120 miles per hour, also reportedly blew away the roof of the Vishakhapatnam airport.
China Ramps Up Anti-Occupy Hong Kong News
October 13 2014 4:11 PM
China's state-run media has gone on the offensive against Hong Kong's Occupy movement.
North Korea Threatens To 'Annihilate' South Korean Activists
October 13 2014 11:32 AM
North Korea said if the group sends any more leaflet-carrying balloons across the DMZ, it would be "little short of a declaration of a war."
North Korea Moving Remains Of US Soldiers Who Died In Korean War
October 13 2014 7:51 AM
More than 8,000 Americans are believed to have gone missing by the end of 1953, and 5,300 of them are still believed to be in the country.
Abbott Vows To ‘Shirtfront’ Putin At G20 Meet
October 13 2014 6:22 AM
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said he will have the "toughest conversation of all" with Vladimir Putin at the G20 summit.
Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Groups Call For Intensification Of Protests
October 13 2014 5:46 AM
The Occupy Central group chided the administration for “passing the buck” and for failing to “reactivate the process of political reform."
Anti-Protest Groups Clash With Occupy Central In Hong Kong
October 13 2014 4:40 AM
There is suspicion among pro-democracy protesters that police may have colluded with anti-Occupy groups.
Policewoman Killed In China's Xinjiang: State Media
October 13 2014 12:06 AM
Motorcycle-mounted attackers used sharp weapons to kill the policewoman, China Central Television said on its official microblog.
Hong Kong Police Remove Some Barricades
October 12 2014 11:05 PM
Many protesters in Admiralty donned face masks and goggles in preparation for possible use of tear gas or pepper spray.
Hong Kong Police Start Clearing Protest Barricades: Occupy Central
October 12 2014 8:40 PM
The Hong Kong government has said the demonstrations are illegal.
ISIS Fighters Shoot At Coalition Planes Near Raqqa
October 12 2014 3:51 PM
Syrian activists said Sunday ISIS fighters in Raqqa attempted to shoot down coalition airplanes.
Indian PM's Hardline Stance On Pakistan Boosts Risk Of Border Clashes
October 12 2014 2:11 AM
"The message we have been given from the prime minister's office is very clear and precise," said a senior Indian Home Ministry official. "The prime minister's office has instructed us to ensure that Pakistan suffers deep and heavy losses."