- China gives no ground to Biden in air zone dispute Updated: Dec-04-13 10:25 pm
- Hezbollah commander killed outside home in Lebanon Updated: Dec-04-13 11:53 am
- Cambodia will resume int'l adoptions in next year Updated: Dec-04-13 6:20 am
- HIV rates in Haiti drop over decade Updated: Dec-01-13 2:01 pm
- Several thousand in Haiti march in 2 protests Updated: Nov-29-13 6:16 pm
- Court orders review in gay Russian's asylum case Updated: Nov-28-13 4:49 pm
- Fear in Syrian capital as mortar shells rain down Updated: Nov-28-13 1:42 pm
- Teen cartel killer released in Mexico, goes to US Updated: Nov-26-13 8:07 pm
- Former hostages react to Iran's nuclear deal Updated: Nov-26-13 7:44 pm
- Japan, China in war of words over airspace Updated: Nov-25-13 10:28 pm
- Tiananmen leader denied in bid to return to China Updated: Nov-25-13 8:52 am
- Australian PM responds to angry Indonesian leader Updated: Nov-22-13 10:56 pm
- Anniversary of JFK death brings sadness, solemnity Updated: Nov-22-13 9:01 pm
- JFK 50th: Nation pauses to remember lost president Updated: Nov-22-13 12:44 pm
- Embassy: French adviser shot in Malian capital Updated: Nov-22-13 11:21 am
- Norway: local workers at US Embassy avoided taxes Updated: Nov-22-13 7:56 am
- Spying furor exposes Indonesia-Australia relations Updated: Nov-22-13 5:47 am
- Australian PM promises Indonesia full response Updated: Nov-21-13 3:35 am
- Funerals held in Lebanon for Iran Embassy victims Updated: Nov-20-13 3:37 pm
- Sentence cut for Bosnian who attacked US embassy Updated: Nov-20-13 12:01 pm
- US ambassador to China will step down early 2014 Updated: Nov-19-13 11:34 pm
- UK prime minister phones Iran's president Updated: Nov-19-13 4:13 pm
- German lawmaker asks for UK 'spy' files Updated: Nov-19-13 1:46 pm
- Lebanon blasts: Q&A about why they happened Updated: Nov-19-13 1:40 pm
- Suicide blasts near Iran Embassy in Beirut kill 23 Updated: Nov-19-13 12:39 pm
BEIJING - Giving no ground, Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. Vice President Joe Biden traded strong arguments Wednesday over China's contentious new air defense zone, with little indication of progress toward defusing a situation that is raising anxieties across Asia and beyond.
BEIRUT - Gunmen assassinated a senior Hezbollah commander after he parked his car in his apartment building's garage Wednesday in Lebanon's capital, a major breach of the Shiite militant group's security as it struggles to maintain multiple fronts while it fights alongside President Bashar Assad's forces in Syria.
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia - Cambodia will resume international adoptions in 2014, more than four years after suspending them over concerns about child exploitation, an official said Wednesday.
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - The U.S. Embassy in Port-au-Prince says the number of Haitians who have tested positive for HIV has declined over the past decade.
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - Several thousand Haitians marched in parallel protests on Friday in the Caribbean nation's capital.
SAN FRANCISCO - A federal appeals court has ordered immigration officials to review their decision not to grant asylum to a gay man who said he was attacked for his sexual orientation in 2002 and 2003 in his native Russia and feared he would be persecuted if forced to return there.
DAMASCUS, Syria - They fall randomly, often during rush hour, smashing into schools, businesses, churches and homes in the Syrian capital and leaving a trail of death and terror in their wake.
MEXICO CITY - A 17-year-old U.S. citizen who acknowledged being a killer for a Mexican drug cartel finished his three-year juvenile-offender term for homicide, kidnapping and drug and weapons possession and returned to the United States.
McLEAN, Virginia - To some of the Americans subjected to mock executions and other torment during more than a year as hostages in Iran more than 30 years ago, it seems like a mistake to trust the regime in Tehran to keep its promises in a nuclear deal brokered by the U.S. and other world powers.
TOKYO - Japan and China are exchanging angry words over a territorial dispute, with each country summoning the other's ambassador and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calling a newly declared Chinese maritime air defense zone dangerous and unenforceable.
HONG KONG - The second most-wanted student leader from the 1989 Tiananmen Square pro-democracy protests was turned back from Hong Kong on Monday in his latest attempt to surrender to Chinese authorities and return home.
CANBERRA, Australia - Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Saturday his response to the Indonesian president's angry letter following reports of Australian phone tapping of Indonesian leaders was on its way to Jakarta.
DALLAS - It was the same time, 12:30 p.m., Friday, Nov. 22. It was the same place, downtown Dallas.
DALLAS - Fifty years after John F. Kennedy fell victim to an assassin's bullet while visiting Texas with his wife, people at home and abroad paused Friday to remember the 35th president of the United States. Collected here are memories of the slain president, details from the day of his death and live updates from the memorial service at Dealey Plaza in Dallas.
DOUENTZA, Mali - A French military adviser came under fire from a gunman waiting outside his house Friday in a rare attack on foreigners in the Malian capital, officials said.
OSLO, Norway - Norwegian tax officials say they have reported 15 to 20 local employees at the U.S. Embassy in Oslo to police for not paying income tax over several years.
CANBERRA, Australia - The fragile, odd-couple relationship between Australia and Indonesia, forever locked together by geography, has reached the latest of several historic dips. This time, the difference might be that it's the Australians who have more to lose.
CANBERRA, Australia - Prime Minister Tony Abbott promised Indonesia's president on Thursday a full and courteous response to his demand for an examination of reported Australian eavesdropping on senior Indonesian officials' phones.
BEIRUT - Undeterred by a devastating suicide attack that rocked the Iranian Embassy in Beirut a day earlier, hundreds of Hezbollah supporters pumped their fists in the air Wednesday and vowed eternal allegiance to the Lebanese Shiite militant group as they buried victims from the bombing.
SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina - A Bosnian court on Wednesday reduced the 18-year-prison sentence of a man who shot at the U.S. Embassy in Sarajevo to 15 years, saying it believed he regrets the crime.
BEIJING - The American ambassador to China said Wednesday he will step down from his post early next year to rejoin his family in Seattle.
LONDON - Prime Minister David Cameron contacted Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday ahead of negotiations over Tehran's nuclear program in what Downing Street says was the first such conversation between the leaders of the two countries in more than a decade.
LONDON - A German lawmaker has asked British spy agencies to disclose any files they hold on him following allegations by NSA leaker Edward Snowden that Britain's embassy in Berlin was used as a secret listening post.
BEIRUT - A pair of suicide bombers targeted the Iranian Embassy in Beirut on Tuesday, killing some two dozen people and leaving corpses, puddles of blood and burning cars strewn across an upscale, Shiite-dominated neighborhood of the capital.
BEIRUT - Two suicide bombers detonated explosions outside the Iranian Embassy in a mainly Shiite district of the Lebanese capital on Tuesday, killing 23 people, including the Iranian cultural attachÃ©, apparently in retaliation for the Lebanese group Hezbollah's support of Syrian President Bashar Assad.