MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Police in South Minneapolis say two men were shot to death in an alley and a woman and teenage girl were… More »
BERLIN (AP) — The German government is suggesting for the first time that it would support an international military response against Syria if it is confirmed that President Bashar Assad’s troops attacked opponents with chemical weapons.
KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Seventy former communist rebels graduated from Nepal’s military academy on Monday and became officers in the national army they once fought.
The 66 men and four women wore Nepal army uniforms and were given
TOKYO (AP) — In a shabby back-alley office in Shibuya, a Tokyo district known for youth culture and tech ventures, defectors from corporate Japan are hard at work for a little known company they fervently believe will be
NEW DELHI (AP) — India has banned hunting sharks for only their fins in a move to protect endangered species from indiscriminate hunting for parts wanted abroad.
The practice of shark “finning,” or slicing off a shark’s fins
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A provincial official says five Taliban suicide bombers killed two Afghan soldiers and wounded several others when they attacked an army base in eastern Afghanistan.
Kapisa provincial spokesman Qais Qadri said the insurgents, all
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — A young Vietnamese dissident released from prison in a rare display of leniency says she will continue to fight for multiparty democracy in the Southeast Asian country.
Nugyen Phoung Uyen was convicted of violating
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The late-summer heat will be forcing some Iowa school districts to dismiss classes early.
Districts planning to send students… More »
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says the Pentagon will sell eight Apache attack helicopters to Indonesia for $500 million.
The deal includes high-tech Longbow radars.
At a news conference Monday in the Indonesian capital,
HTAN GONE, Myanmar (AP) — A tense calm returned Monday to a Myanmar town that was ripped apart by sectarian violence, leaving hundreds homeless after Buddhist mobs tore through the small, winding streets torching Muslim-owned houses and stores.