US Waging Quiet Campaign Against China's Answer To World Bank
October 09 2014 11:01 PM
A Chinese plan for an infrastructure development bank has attracted interest from neighbors and one big opponent: the United States.
Meet Kim Yo Jong, North Korea’s New Potential Leader
October 09 2014 6:10 PM
Kim Jong Un's sister Kim Yo Jong could be the new potential leader of North Korea while he is apparently missing.
Beijing Pushes Back Against US, India On South China Sea
October 09 2014 3:55 PM
Beijing lashes back at India and the U.S., telling them they should mind their own business on South China Sea disputes.
Canceled Talks Reinvigorate Hong Kong Protesters
October 09 2014 12:54 PM
Hours after the territory's government called off meetings with student leaders, more protesters appeared in Admiralty.
If Kim Jong Un Misses This Event, Watch Out
October 09 2014 11:03 AM
If Kim does not show up to an important Oct. 10 anniversary event, rumors of illness or a coup will be stoked.
Hong Kong Government Cancels Talks With Students
October 09 2014 9:10 AM
Chief Secretary Carrie Lam said the students failed to meet basic preconditions for the talks.
Hong Kong Student Protesters Stand Their Ground
October 09 2014 8:05 AM
Hong Kong students said they will not retreat from their barricades unless their demands are met by the government.
Australian Nurse Being Tested For Ebola
October 09 2014 5:23 AM
Sue Ellen Kovack's blood samples have been taken to Brisbane for testing, where pathologists have been kept on standby.
Is Kim Jong Un's Sister Running North Korea?
October 09 2014 2:32 AM
North Korean media has identified Kim Yo Jong as deputy director of the Workers' Party, a powerful position in the nation's political hierarchy.
Traffic Chaos Could Undermine Support For Hong Kong Protests
October 08 2014 11:03 PM
Despite waning numbers of protesters, Hong Kong's main thoroughfares remain closed to traffic, a fact authorities may be relying upon.
Heavily Armed North Korea Is Actually Not That Strong
October 08 2014 5:28 PM
With leader Kim Jong Un's prolonged absence, North Korea is acting erratically -- but its powerful military likely won't do anything too rash.
A Coup In North Korea? Not So Fast
October 08 2014 4:06 PM
Kim Jong Un may be sick or even have been deposed, but a more likely scenario is that North Korea is just desperate for aid.
Hong Kong's Fizzling Protests, In Telling Photos
October 08 2014 12:37 PM
The number of people protesting has dropped significantly during the week, as protesters return to work and school.
As Rallies Shrink, Hong Kong Government To Hold Talks With Protesters
October 08 2014 3:47 AM
Days of mass rallies that brought tens of thousands of protesters on to the streets had dropped to a few hundred people on Wednesday.
Search Launched For Vietnamese Oil Tanker Suspected To Be Hijacked
October 08 2014 2:43 AM
At least six oil tankers have been hijacked in Southeast Asian waters since April, according to the International Maritime Bureau.
North Korea Acknowledges Labor Camps
October 07 2014 10:27 PM
North Korea publicly admitted running "reform through labor" camps for the first time Tuesday, but denied they are "prison camps."
Abbott To Seek Ban On 'Hate Preachers'
October 07 2014 10:17 PM
Abbott says if Australians want to say stupid things, fine, but there's no reason to import "troublemakers."
Why Hong Kong's Protests Lost Steam
October 07 2014 6:20 PM
With only days to go before student leaders meet with the government, protesters in Hong Kong are fewer in number and less motivated.
ISIS Ammo Made In America, China, Russia
October 07 2014 4:08 PM
Ammunition used by ISIS in Iraq and Syria was manufactured in over 20 countries, including the U.S. and China, a report finds.
Pro-Police Demonstrators Removed, By Police
October 07 2014 2:40 PM
In Hong Kong, a "pro-police" group tried to access the main Occupy Central protest area but was escorted away by police.