MACKAY, Australia (AP) — The Australian mining boom built over a decade on Chinese hunger for energy and raw materials is turning into bust for many business owners as China’s cooling growth reverberates through a country accustomed to
BOSTON (AP) — After nearly two months of testimony from gangsters, FBI agents and relatives of murder victims, the jury in the James “Whitey” Bulger racketeering trial is set to begin deliberating on a litany of charges against
PARIS (AP) — The country that gave us the words restaurant, bistro and cuisine is changing how it eats.
For the first time in France, fast food overtook traditional restaurant receipts as the economic crisis deepened, and the
SUBIC, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines on Tuesday celebrated the arrival of a decommissioned U.S. Coast Guard cutter as its second major warship to challenge China’s massive territorial claims that Filipino officials say have intruded into their country’s
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg spoke out publicly for the first time Monday in favor of immigration reform, an issue he’s been working on behind the scenes for several months.
The 29-year-old billionaire made his
SRINAGAR, India (AP) — India’s army says five of its soldiers were killed when Pakistani troops fired at a post near the cease-fire line in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir on Tuesday. The incident could threaten recent
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian rebels captured a major air base in the north of the country on Tuesday after months of fighting, depriving President Bashar Assad’s forces of one of their main posts near the border with Turkey,
MONTCLAIR, N.J. (AP) — The three other Democrats running in New Jersey’s special U.S. Senate election finally got their crack at Newark Mayor Cory Booker in a debate that showed their differences seem to be more in outlook
QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Dozens of gunmen disguised in police uniforms shot to death 13 people they pulled off of a convoy of buses in southwest Pakistan and dumped their bodies in a nearby ravine, officials said Tuesday.
BANGKOK (AP) — Six unarmed people killed at a Buddhist temple during the military crackdown on anti-government protesters in Thailand’s capital three years ago were slain by bullets fired by Thai soldiers, an inquest found Tuesday.