Jackie Chan’s son and Kai Ko detained in Beijing drug bust

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Jackie Chan’s son Jaycee and Taiwanese actor Kai Ko were arrested in Beijing for drug related offences…

Academic ranking of world universities 2014 results

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Academic ranking of world universities 2014 results…

California regulators approve PG&E rate hike

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California regulators have approved a nearly $2.4 billion rate hike for Pacific Gas and Electric Co. customers…

Woman who drank chemical-filled tea still critical

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A woman who drank sweet tea laced with a highly toxic industrial cleaning solution at a Utah restaurant…

Iraq Prime Minister Al Maliki steps down

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Iraq’s prime minister for the past eight years said on Thursday he is relinquishing the post to fellow Dawa Party member Haider al-Abadi…

Gas blast in Taiwan kills boy, injures 14 others

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A gas explosion in a residential high-rise building in northern Taiwan killed a 1-year-old boy…

Officials warn that “love locks” on bridges endanger the structures

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Love is weighing heavily on ageing Parisian bridges….

Robin Williams’ wife: He had Parkinson’s

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The wife of Robin Williams says he was in the stages of Parkinson’s disease and was sober at the time of his apparent suicide…

Taiwan subway stabbing suspect pleads guilty

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Cheng Chieh, the suspect in the subway stabbing case in Taiwan, has pleaded guilty to murder charges…

Brazil presidential candidate dies in plane crash

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Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos died Wednesday when the small plane…