Market solid as Fed decision looms

BANGKOK (AP) — Asian stock markets eked out modest gains as traders refrained from big moves ahead of a meeting of the U.S. central bank tha…

Pakistani lawmakers elect new president

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani lawmakers began voting for the country’s new president Tuesday in an election that has been marred by controversy…

Bahraini banker shot to death in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A Bahrain-born banker who founded Malaysia’s fifth-largest bank was shot to death in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysian p…

Today in History

Today is Tuesday, July 30, the 211th day of 2013. There are 154 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 30, 1863, Ameri…

Bus on Bieber tour in border pot bust

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. border agents found marijuana on a bus with singer Justin Bieber’s tour as it crossed into Detroit from Windsor, Canada.…