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."
Hong Kong Leader: 'Zero Chance' Protesters' Demands Will Be Met
October 12 2014 1:16 AM
Leung Chun-ying told a local broadcaster the demonstrations "cannot go on for a long time" and that he would not step down.
Turkey Agrees To Train Syrian Opposition Fighters
October 11 2014 6:31 PM
Turkey will use its own intelligence program to select and screen fighters.
At Least 7 Killed In Stampede At Political Rally In Pakistan
October 11 2014 9:27 AM
This marks the second time a deadly stampede has occurred at a protest rally organized by Imran Khan.
North Korea Scraps All Contacts With South Korea
October 11 2014 3:04 AM
The countries exchanged gunfire Friday for nearly two hours, after North Korean military forces shot down South Korean balloons.
China Tells Media To Control 'Commentary' On Kim Jong Un
October 10 2014 6:02 PM
As media continue to speculate over the whereabouts of the North Korean leader, China is telling journalists to "control netizen commentary."