Video of Japanese politician weeping goes viral

A video clip of a weeping Japanese politician accused of dubious spending on trips to a hot springs has gone viral…

US warns of terror threat against Uganda airport

The U.S. Embassy in Uganda warned that an terrorist group may attack the country’s only international airport…

Search for missing Malaysian plane shifts south

Australia announced on Thursday a new search area for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370….

North Korea’s take on new US movie: “Act of War”

North Korea is warning that the release of a new American comedy about a plot to assassinate leader Kim Jong Un would be an “act of war.”…

UK media: MH370 Pilot Zaharie Shah named‘chief suspect’

UK media Sunday Times revealed that MH370 Pilot Zaharie Shah named as ‘chief suspect’….

Iran arrests 3 over World Cup video

Iran police have arrested three people who appeared in an online video in support of the country’s World Cup football team…

Rare Albino humpback whale in Australia

A rare albino whale resurfaced off the eastern coast of Australia this week…

Japan World Cup fans clean stadium

Several unofficial World cup accounts tweeted pics of Japanese fans apparently cleaning up after the match…

US seizes Benghazi suspect in deadly Libya attack

U.S. special forces seized a “key leader” of the deadly Benghazi, Libya, attack…

Police clash with anti-World Cup protesters

Armed police stopped a group of protesters from marching on Fortaleza’s football stadium on Tuesday…

AP Exclusive: Picasso painting reveals hidden man

Curators and scientists are revealing they’ve found a hidden painting beneath the surface of one of Pablo Picasso’s earliest…

Queen welcomes Chinese premier at Windsor Castle

Chinese premier Li Keqiang began his visit to Britain with a meeting with Queen Elizabeth II at Windsor Castle…

Could ISIS terror group target US?

U.S. officials say jihadists with American passports could make it easier for terrorists to attack the US…

Militants post photos of mass killing in Iraq

The Islamic militants posted graphic photos that appeared to show their gunmen massacring Iraqi soldiers…

Malaysia Airlines begins insurance payments

Malaysia Airlines has begun giving out $50,000 in advance insurance payments to families…

Watermelon sells at Japanese auction for $3500

How much would you pay for a good watermelon?…

Love locks cause fencing to tumble on Paris bridge

The thousands of locks that cling like barnacles to the Pont des Arts in Paris have become a symbol of danger, rather than love…

Brazil World Cup shutting out the poor

People from poor communities say they simply cannot afford to enjoy the world cup experience…

Vietnam shows video of Chinese ship ramming boat

Vietnam released video footage Thursday showing a Chinese vessel steaming into the back of a Vietnamese fishing boat…

North Korea says it is holding an American tourist

North Korea said Friday it has detained an American tourist for committing an unspecified crime…

Irish church under fire over children’s mass grave

The Catholic Church in Ireland is facing fresh accusations of child neglect after a researcher found records…

AP Exclusive: Videos of couple held in Afghanistan

An American woman, then pregnant, went missing in Afghanistan in late 2012 with her Canadian husband…

Suspects confess in rape, slaying of 2 India teens

Three men have confessed to the gang rape and slaying of two teenage girls who were found hanging from a tree in northern India…

Village protests rape, killings of Indian sisters

Two teenage sisters in rural India were raped and killed by attackers who hung their bodies from a mango tree…

Chinese, Filipino kidnapped in Malaysia rescued

A Chinese tourist and a Filipino worker have been rescued after they were abducted from a resort off Borneo island…

Study says thirty percent of world is now fat

Almost a third of the world is now fat, and no country has been able to curb obesity rates…

Pings not from missing plane black boxes

US navy officials discover underwater pings detected during the search did not come from the missing plane…

Pregnant woman stoned to death in Pakistan buried

A pregnant Pakistani woman beaten and stoned to death by her own family for marrying against their wishes…

After long wait, Malaysia releases jet data

Close to three months after the Malaysian jetliner disappeared, the government on Tuesday released reams…

Fire kills 21 at South Korean hospital for elderly

A fire believed set by an 81-year-old dementia patient blazed through a hospital ward for the elderly Wednesday…