- At Least 34 People Killed In Fresh Clashes In Donetsk
August 20 2014 8:30 AM
Ukraine estimates that more than 2,000 people have been killed in the clashes while nearly 300,000 have been displaced.
- Macy's To Settle Racial Profiling Allegations
August 20 2014 5:59 AM
Macy’s had reportedly detained nearly 2,000 people at its flagship Herald Square store in Manhattan on suspicion of shoplifting.
- At Least 27 Killed In Hiroshima Landslide
August 20 2014 2:00 AM
The frequency of landslides in Japan has nearly doubled in the last 10 years compared to the previous decade.
- Liberia Brings Back 17 Escaped Ebola Patients
August 19 2014 8:14 AM
Liberia had been searching for the missing patients while Guinea said that many sick Liberians had started crossing the border.
- Hundreds Of Taliban Fighters Attack Logar Province Near Kabul
August 19 2014 8:04 AM
In May, the U.S. declared that it will withdraw most of its troops from Afghanistan by 2016, leaving behind just 10,000 troops.
- Dozing ATC Staff Delay 737 Landing In China
August 19 2014 5:23 AM
The Boeing aircraft, travelling from Sanya to Wuhan, could not contact the control tower for several minutes despite multiple attempts.
- At Least 29 Trapped After Coal Mine Explosion In China
August 19 2014 2:53 AM
The mine reportedly continued to operate despite having been ordered by the government in June to close down.
- Nigerian Woman Suspected To Have Ebola Dies In Abu Dhabi
August 18 2014 6:55 AM
Her husband and the five doctors who treated her in Abu Dhabi have been isolated and are being checked for possible infection.
- Saudi Prince's Motorcade Attacked In Paris By Gunmen
August 18 2014 5:37 AM
The Repression of Banditry Brigade, a special unit belonging to the French interior ministry, will reportedly investigate the case.
- Unidentified Warplanes Fly Over Tripoli Amid Explosions
August 18 2014 2:40 AM
In July, the U.S. shut down its embassy in Libya, while the British embassy suspended operations there earlier this month.
- Nepal's Floods, Landslides Kill At Least 54 West Of Kathmandu
August 16 2014 7:48 AM
The power lines in the region were also disconnected due to the rains, making rescue operations tougher.
- German Aid And Foreign Minister Touch Down In Iraq
August 16 2014 7:24 AM
Officials estimate more than 1,700 people from France, Germany and the U.K. have joined the Islamic State.
- Black-Box Mystery Of Brazilian Presidential Candidate's Fatal Flight
August 16 2014 4:19 AM
The plane was said to be carrying seven people, but authorities claim that only six people died in the accident.
- US Military Chief Visits Vietnam For First Time Since 1971
August 14 2014 8:51 AM
Both U.S. and Vietnam share concerns about China's growing assertions over disputed regions of the South China Sea.
- UN Announces Level-3 Humanitarian Crisis In Iraq
August 14 2014 7:41 AM
The U.S., which had sent a mission to Mount Sinjar to help the Yazidis, said that the situation was better than feared.
- Ebola Deaths Climb To 1,069, Guinea Declares Emergency
August 14 2014 3:58 AM
The current Ebola outbreak was first detected in Guinea, in the beginning of the year, and has killed 377 people in the country so far.
- Iraq's Nouri al-Maliki Refuses To Accept Abadi As Successor
August 13 2014 7:39 AM
Iraq is facing a political crisis in Baghdad even as government forces try to beat back the advance of Islamist militants in the north.
- Military Action In Iraq Is A Possibility: Tony Abbott
August 13 2014 5:08 AM
While Australia's prime minister said sending in troops was not ruled out, his defense minister spoke only of humanitarian aid.
- China Anti-Corruption Blitz Rolls On
August 13 2014 2:03 AM
In the past week, the Communist Party of China said it has exposed 154 breaches of "anti-bureaucracy and formalism guidelines."
- World's First Surviving Panda Triplets Unveiled In China
August 12 2014 8:18 AM
The panda cubs are being seen as a “miracle” as the survival rate at birth for panda triplets is a mere 1 percent.