Dean Jay Fletcher, 54, broke out of police cells in Tonga on September 29 and fled on his yacht Sea Oak.
China should "significantly" increase military spending and build more nuclear weapons as a response to US President-elect Donald Trump, an editorial in the nationalistic Global Times newspaper said T
Trump antagonized China last week by taking a protocol-busting telephone call from the leader of Taiwan, and then railed against Beijing for alleged currency manipulation, unfair taxes and militarizi
Aftershocks rattled the survivors of a devastating Indonesian earthquake that killed more than 100 people, as officials urgently appealed Thursday for medicine and doctors to treat the hundreds injure
Pakistan on Thursday mourned the 47 victims of its deadliest plane crash in four years, among them a famed-rockstar-turned-Muslim evangelist, two infants and three foreigners, as officials sought to p
Remaining fighters with several women, children surrendered to Libyan forces, Pentagon says
A high ranking Russian army colonel has been killed in Aleppo
Strike comes at request of Iraqi military, Central Command says
Aceh was devastated by a massive earthquake and tsunami centered on its western coast near Banda Aceh on December 26, 2004.
WHITE TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A Christmas tree farmer has found and returned a wedding ring a New Jersey man lost roughly 15 years ago. David Penner says his wedding band slipped off his finger during
WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is slamming a union leader who criticized his deal to discourage air conditioner manufacturer Carrier Corp. from closing an Indiana factory and moving i
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana says it is highly unlikely the Philippines will allow the U.S. military to use the country as a springboard for its freedom of navigation
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq’s parliament speaker says an airstrike targeting an Islamic State-held town in western Iraq near the Syrian border has killed and wounded “dozens” of civilians.
The satellite will float 22,000 miles above the equator and examine both solar-based fluorescence as well as gas levels in the atmosphere.
Plenty of research is underway to develop both more sophisticated antibiotics and treatments that avoid antibiotics altogether.
Survivors of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor remember the day that changed history.
Nitrogen Oxide pollution from diesel engines lead to premature death of 72,000 people per year
Some 400,000 Israeli settlers currently live in the West Bank, excluding annexed east Jerusalem, along with 2.6 million Palestinians.
In one of the deadliest aviation accidents in Pakistan's history, a plane carrying 47 people crashed on Wednesday in the country`s mountainous north and burst into flames killing everyone on bo
Because of their shrinking population, scientists call giraffes' future as “vulnerable.”
May has come under pressure from lawmakers and investors to set out a broad picture of how she sees UK's future relationship with the EU.
This sets the stage for a likely impeachment vote Friday.
DETROIT (AP) — Michigan’s recount of presidential votes is over after a judge lifted an order that forced a statewide review of millions of ballots. The recount lasted three days in more than 2
Dmitry Peskov said that its investors were the Swiss commodities giant Glencore Consortium and Qatar's sovereign fund.
A former football coach and Celtic kit man charged with a child sex offence is to appear in court.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Carter Page, previously described as a foreign-policy adviser to U.S. president-elect Donald Trump, has arrived in Moscow to meet with businessmen and politicians, RIA News agency r
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's parliament introduced a bill on Thursday to impeach President Park Geun-hye, setting in motion a vote to oust the embattled leader engulfed in an influence-peddling sca
(Philip N. Howard is a professor of sociology, information and international affairs at Oxford University. He is the author, most recently, of “Pax Technica: How the Internet of Things May Set Us Free
NEW YORK, (Reuters) – A New York state court yesterday temporarily stopped New York City from destroying the personal records of hundreds of thousands of municipal I.D.
As Donald Trump has tempered some of his more contentious campaign vows, his promise on immigration is one his base of supporters is likely to demand that he keep.
In 2012, at least 27 airlines allowed passengers to use mobile phones on board, including British Airways, Aeroflot, Etihad, Cathay Pacific, Lufthansa and Singapore Airlines
The Oscar-winning actor has been a strong advocate of fighting climate change and preserving wildlife
Pakistan crash pilot made mayday call after engine problem, airline chairman says.
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Soon after arriving in New Hampshire as a teenager, Abdesselam Baddaoui met two fellow refugees who accidentally ended up involved in a criminal case because, after being inst