ISLAMABAD (AP) — Suspected Islamic militants killed at least 160 people during the new Pakistani government’s first month in office, fueling concern that the country’s leaders lack a coherent strategy to fight the pervasive problem of violent extremism.
BEIJING (AP) — China and Pakistan have set their sights on a transport link from northwestern China to the Arabian Sea that they hope will boost economic growth and slash shipping times.
The broad agreement was among eight
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Commuter rail service will resume Friday following a strike after a San Francisco transit agency suspended talks with its two largest unions.
A statement released late Thursday by Bay Area Rapid Transit said trains
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese news reports say the government has launched an investigation into drug prices set by 60 foreign and domestic manufacturers in a possible move to lower costs.
The probe by the Cabinet’s planning agency comes
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — At least 14 people were injured Thursday due to malfunctioning fireworks at an annual 4th of July show northwest of Los Angeles.
A detonation occurred about 9:20 p.m. at an event called the
BEIJING (AP) — China is ready to discuss strengthening cybersecurity with U.S. officials at a high-level forum next week and wants Washington to help settle territorial disputes in East Asia, officials said Friday.
Next week’s two-day Strategic and
COCHABAMBA, Bolivia (AP) — South America’s leftist leaders rallied to support Bolivian President Evo Morales after his plane was rerouted amid suspicions that NSA leaker Edward Snowden was on board and demanded an apology from France, Italy, Portugal
BANGKOK (AP) — The price of oil hovered near $101 a barrel Friday as markets awaited a report on U.S. hiring.
Benchmark crude for August delivery was down 24 cents at $101 a barrel at midday Bangkok time
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood called for a wave of protests Friday, furious over the military’s ouster of its president and arrest of its revered leader and other top figures, underlining the touchy issue of what role
WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest monthly employment data is due out Friday and economists expect June was another solid hiring month and that it could mean a stronger second half of the year for the U.S. economy.