At Least 20 Killed In Bangladesh Bus Collision
October 20 2014 7:59 AM
Over 10,000 people are killed in road accidents in Bangladesh every year due to bad roads, reckless driving and poor condition of vehicles.
Saudi Arabia's Largest Bank To Become Fully Sharia-Compliant
October 20 2014 7:05 AM
The Sharia board has said that 78 percent of NCB's finance deals, 92 percent of liabilities and 73 percent of income, are Sharia-compliant.
New Ebola Treatment Guidelines Aimed At Health Worker Safety
October 20 2014 4:48 AM
The latest move by the CDC comes after two health care workers in Dallas contracted the virus while treating an infected patient.
Two Japanese Ministers Resign Over Separate Allegations
October 20 2014 1:31 AM
The resignation of the two women could hit Abe’s efforts to promote women to leadership roles in Japan's male-dominated society.
Controversial Texas Voter ID Law OK For Now: Supreme Court
October 18 2014 9:34 AM
One dissenter estimates it may lead to the disenfranchisement of more than 600,000 voters, mostly African Americans and Hispanic Americans.
Russian Tennis Chief Fined For 'Insulting' Williams Sisters
October 18 2014 6:42 AM
Shamil Tarpischev had reportedly appeared on a late night Russian show and had made "derogatory remarks" about Serena and Venus Williams.
Airline Chief Says Ebola Nurse's Condition May Have Been Worse Than Thought
October 18 2014 5:54 AM
The airline said that employees on board the same flight between Dallas And Cleveland as Amber Joy Vinson are on 21 days leave.
Conservative US Cardinal, A Critic Of Pope Francis, To Be 'Demoted'
October 18 2014 3:35 AM
Cardinal Raymond Burke has been one of the most publicly critical bishops against Pope Francis' more liberal stance on homosexuality.
Hospital Worker Who Handled Ebola Patient Samples Now On Caribbean Cruise
October 17 2014 7:40 AM
The worker and her partner are in voluntary isolation on the cruise, and are being monitored by the ship's doctor.
China Jails Two Journalists For Fabricating Stories, Accepting Bribes
October 17 2014 6:09 AM
Many journalists in China claim that they are intimidated or detained if they write about politically sensitive issues.
Nina Pham Reaches Medical Facility Near Washington
October 17 2014 3:26 AM
Nina Pham was the first person to have contracted the disease in the U.S., and doctors have said that she is in good condition.
Suspended Death Sentence For Former Chinese Railway Official
October 17 2014 1:40 AM
Last year, former Railway Minister Liu Zhijun was handed down a suspended death sentence for taking over $10 million in bribes.
Philippines Steps Up Search For German Hostages Kidnapped By Abu Sayyaf
October 16 2014 8:38 AM
The group has demanded $5.6 million in ransom and has asked Germany to withdraw its support to U.S.-led airstrikes in Syria.
Kerry's Jet Breaks Down For The Fourth Time This Year
October 16 2014 7:11 AM
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and 40 people from his staff heard about the plane's problems when they were checking out of their rooms.
Two Ohio Schools Close Over Ebola Fears
October 16 2014 4:48 AM
Nurse Amber Joy Vinson contracted the disease while treating another Ebola patient, who eventually died, at a Dallas hospital.
More Countries Ban Travelers From Ebola-Hit West Africa
October 16 2014 2:14 AM
Airports in the U.S., U.K., and Canada have started screening people at airports as a precautionary measure.
US To Stand Firm On Iran Nuclear Program Talks Deadline
October 15 2014 8:35 AM
Iran and the world's six nuclear powers held talks in July but extended the deadline to Nov. 24 after the meeting proved inconclusive.
Yet Another Ebola Case In Texas
October 15 2014 6:27 AM
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas lacked the protocol to deal with the Ebola virus, a nurses' union claims.
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.
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.