BEIJING (AP) — Bo Xilai, a rising Communist Party star who fell from power last year, will go on trial Thursday on corruption charges, a court announced, putting China’s new leaders on course to wrap up a festering
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese state news agency says fallen political leader Bo Xilai to go on trial Thursday.
CAIRO (AP) — The brother of al-Qaida chief Ayman al-Zawahri (AY’-muhn ahl-ZWAH’-ree) is under arrest in Egypt where the ousted president’s Muslim Brotherhood remains poised to hold further street protests even as it faces possible outlaw status.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal has fired the director of an Islamic TV channel for his role as the leader of the Muslim Brotherhood in Kuwait.
He wrote Sunday on his Twitter
IN THE EAST CHINA SEA (AP) — Nearly two dozen Japanese nationalist activists and fishermen have sailed to a small group of islands at the center of a territorial dispute with China. They were closely monitored by Japan’s
JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli military official says Israeli forces have hit a target inside Syria that was the source of mortar fire into the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.
The official said Sunday at least three shells landed near
NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous day and forecast for the current and following day in each city as of 0700 GMT:
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The effort to recall San Diego’s embattled mayor is getting started in the nation’s eighth-largest city.
The petition drive to boot Mayor Bob Filner from office amid sexual harassment allegations officially began at midnight
HAILEY, Idaho (AP) — More people were forced from their homes outside the posh central Idaho ski town of Ketchum as a wildfire stoked by strong winds made a push to the north.
The number of residences evacuated
CEBU, Philippines (AP) — Divers plucked two more bodies from a sunken passenger ferry on Sunday and scrambled to plug an oil leak in the wreckage after a collision with a cargo ship. The accident near the central