New N. Korea probe seen as abductees' last chance

Elderly relatives of Japanese abducted by North Korea see probe as last chance to rescue them

Friday - 07/04/2014, 11:35am EDT

Myanmar journalist freed after sentence reduced

Myanmar journalist and assistant freed after appeals court reduces jail sentences

Friday - 07/04/2014, 10:30am EDT

China court jails Christian pastor for 12 years

Chinese Christian pastor sentenced to 12 years in prison in church dispute

Friday - 07/04/2014, 10:20am EDT

India nurses stranded in Iraq to fly home Saturday

India says more than 40 Indian nurses stranded in Iraq are safe, will fly home Saturday

Friday - 07/04/2014, 09:20am EDT

HK arrests 5 from group behind pro-democracy march

Hong Kong arrests 5 people from group that organized giant pro-democracy march

Friday - 07/04/2014, 08:10am EDT

Xi rebukes Japan for brutality in China, Koreas

Visiting Seoul, Chinese leader Xi rebukes Japan for past brutality in China, Korean Peninsula

Friday - 07/04/2014, 07:50am EDT

US officials barred from American's trial in China

US officials to be kept out of American investigator's trial in China

Friday - 07/04/2014, 07:50am EDT

Myanmar curfew returns calm, Muslims pray in peace

Curfew in Myanmar's 2nd biggest city restores calm after Buddhist mob rampages

Friday - 07/04/2014, 07:50am EDT

Campaign smears taint Indonesian presidential race

Indonesian presidential race tightens dramatically as front-runner alleges smear campaign

Friday - 07/04/2014, 07:20am EDT

Chinese patrol ships arrest 6 Vietnamese fishermen

Chinese patrol ships arrest 6 Vietnamese fishermen, heightening tensions

Friday - 07/04/2014, 07:16am EDT

Asian stocks rise on strong US jobs report

Friday - 07/04/2014, 06:40am EDT

Strike, curfew shut Kashmir as India leader visits

Strike by Kashmir separatists to protest visit by Indian prime minister shuts shops, schools

Friday - 07/04/2014, 06:10am EDT

Filipino activists call for end to US defense pact

Protesters mark Philippine-American Friendship Day with call to junk defense pact

Friday - 07/04/2014, 04:10am EDT

Sanctions: How Japan is easing up on North Korea

What will change under Japan's partial lifting of North Korea sanctions?

Friday - 07/04/2014, 03:52am EDT

UN approves peacekeeping budget after tough debate

UN approves peacekeeping budget after heated negotiations that stopped clock for three days

Friday - 07/04/2014, 01:30am EDT

Asian shares, especially Tokyo, up on US rally

Tokyo shares up, other Asian shares less so, after Dow Jones rallies to record high overnight

Friday - 07/04/2014, 01:20am EDT

Japan to lift some sanctions on North Korea

Japan, in tentative step toward North Korea, will ease sanctions in return for abduction probe

Friday - 07/04/2014, 12:42am EDT

China leader snubs North Korea in visit to Seoul

China leader's friendly visit to Seoul snubs North Korea, as leaders oppose more nuclear tests

Thursday - 07/03/2014, 11:22pm EDT

UK sends Sherlock Holmes to woo North Korea

The diplomatic detective: Britain uses Cumberbatch's 'Sherlock' in North Korea charm offensive

Thursday - 07/03/2014, 06:08pm EDT

Crude oil futures slip as Iraq risks recede

Oil futures slip as risks of possible supply disruptions in Iraq continue to fade

Thursday - 07/03/2014, 05:30pm EDT
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