Vietnam: Chinese ships ram vessels near oil rig

Several boats have been damaged and at least six Vietnamese on board them have been injured…

Ukraine unrest boosts London’s housing market

A penthouse in London, apparently sold to a Russian buyer for 225 million U.S. dollars…

Philippines detains 11 Chinese on fishing charges

Philippines police seized a Chinese fishing boat and its 11 crewmen on charges of catching endangered sea turtles in disputed South China Sea waters…

South Korea diver dies searching for victims

A civilian diver involved in searches for dozens of missing people from the South Korean ferry disaster died on Tuesday…

Nigeria group threatens to sell kidnapped girls

Nigeria’s Islamic extremist leader is threatening to sell the nearly 300 teenage schoolgirls abducted from a school in the remote ….

South Korea ferry was routinely overloaded

The doomed ferry Sewol exceeded its cargo limit on 246 trips in the 13 months before it sank…

Seoul subway trains crash, about 200 injured

A subway train plowed into the back of another train at a station in Seoul on Friday, injuring about 200 people…

Heartbreaking video shows teens on sinking ferry

Soon after the ferry began to tilt, there was nervous laughter, jokes about the Titanic and talk of selfies and Facebook posts…

Captain’s rescue video outraged South Koreans

The South Korean Coast Guard on Monday released footage of captain Lee Joon-seok fleeing the passenger ferry…

Divers battle darkness and fear to find bodies

Divers grope their way slowly through the dark corridors and cabins of the sunken Sewol ferry…

Base jumpers dive off the top of the Burj Khalifa

Two daredevil jumpers who live by the adage — “go big, or go home.”…

Malaysia to release MH370 report

Facing anger from families of Flight 370 passengers, Malaysia’s Prime Minister said Thursday his government …

Obama says US will defend Japan in island dispute with China

Obama reaffirmed Japan that the US would be obligated to defend Tokyo in a confrontation with Beijing over a set of disputed islands…

Obama opens Japan trip at famous sushi restaurant

Obama kicked off his trip on an informal note, joining Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at a famous Tokyo sushi restaurant…

Arrested crew members say they tried to save ferry

The crew member said they tried to launch lifeboats, but the ferry was tilted too far…

Japan PM sends offering to war shrine

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sent a religious offering Monday to a Tokyo shrine that honors executed war criminals…

Sunken ferry: Two bodies of Chinese passengers found

The bodies of two missing Chinese passengers aboard a capsized South Korean ferry were recovered by…

South Korean president: Ferry crew actions were ‘murderous’

South Korea’s president is accusing the ferry’s captain and some crew members of unforgivable, murderous behavior…

Captain of sunken South Korean ferry arrested

The South Korean ferry captain was arrested Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need…

Cellphone footage shows inside of the sinking ferry

Cell phone video believed to have been taken from inside the ferry shows people wearing life…

Vice principal saved from Korea ferry found hanged

A high school vice principal who had been rescued from a sinking South Korean ferry has been found hanging from a tree…

Pakistani brothers in cannibalism case face court

Two brothers arrested for the second time over accusations of cannibalism appeared in court Tuesday…

Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides…

Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87

Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87…

Chinese among missing in capsized So Korean ship

Two Chinese nationals, one male and one female, were aboard the capsized South Korean passenger ship…

So. Korean sunken ferry: Was captain among first to leave?

Investigators are looking into whether the captain of the sunken ferry got on the first rescue boat at the scene…

Rescuers search for survivors from sunken ship

Emotions were running high among relatives of the missing passengers who demanded answers to where their loved ones were…

South Korean ferry disaster leaves 4 dead, 283 missing

A ferry carrying 462 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island…

Four people stabbed in Canadian office building

An employee of a human resources company stabbed his superiors while being fired at a Toronto office building…

Royal play date for Prince George in New Zealand

Britain’s young Prince George took on his first royal engagement in New Zealand. But he didn’t have to greet any dignitaries…