An Indian court Friday sentenced to death four men for the gang rape and murder of a young New Delhi woman, ordering them to the gallows for a brutal attack that riveted India.
TOKYO (AP) — Asian markets fell early Friday trading as investors awaited a decision from the U.S. on a possible attack on Syria as well as on stimulus measures.
The Nikkei Stock Average, the benchmark for the region’s
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Official: Car bomb goes off outside US consulate in western Afghanistan, 7 civilians wounded.
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — South Korean weightlifters marched with their national flag at the start of an international competition hosted by bitter rival North Korea — something of a milestone for two countries that were trading war
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Prince Jazzbo, a rap reggae performer and producer whose career spanned 40 years, has died in his native Jamaica. He was 62.
Jazzbo died at his St. Catherine parish home after a fight with
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil’s president asked legislators on Thursday to urgently vote on a bill that would force foreign companies to store all data about their Brazilian clients on servers based in the country, a move
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Syria says it became a full member of the convention banning the use of chemical weapons as of Thursday but the United Nations says it will take at least another 30 days.
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican said Thursday it was cooperating with prosecutors in the Dominican Republic who are investigating its ambassador for alleged sexual abuse of teen-age boys, an explosive case that has raised legal questions about
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities say they have arrested three more men as suspects in the killings of 13 young people kidnapped three months ago from a bar near the U.S. Embassy in Mexico City.
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia’s government has refused to register as a trademark the full name of Pablo Escobar, the country’s most notorious criminal.
The cocaine kingpin’s widow and two children, who live in Argentina, had appealed an
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — The government announced Thursday that it has granted title to more than 1.6 million acres (655,000 hectares) along Honduras’ border with Nicaragua and the Caribbean coast to the Miskito Indian communities that inhabit the
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Diplomats said Thursday the report by U.N. chemical weapons inspectors expected next week could point to the perpetrators of an alleged chemical weapons attack even though they are only charged with determining whether deadly
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Maybe we can’t buy — but we can look. The best thing about an auto show is the chance to gawk at and sit in cars most people can’t afford. So here’s a look
LONDON (AP) — A former deputy news editor at The Sun newspaper has been charged over allegations of corrupt payments to public officials, the latest in a series of charges leveled against senior journalists at the scandal-stricken paper.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House pushed back Thursday against Russian President Vladimir Putin for his opinion piece in The New York Times that blamed opposition forces for the latest deadly chemical weapons attack in Syria and argued