LOS ANGELES (AP) — With a jury’s refusal to hold a concert promoter responsible for Michael Jackson’s death, the late singer’s mother lost perhaps her last best chance to collect millions in damages and place blame for her
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping made history in Indonesia by becoming the first foreign leader to address the country’s Parliament, using the platform to call for greater cooperation with Southeast Asia’s biggest economy and the
TOKYO (AP) — Another day, another radioactive-water spill. The operator of the meltdown-plagued Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant says at least 430 liters (110 gallons) spilled when workers overfilled a storage tank that lacked a gauge that could have
TOKYO (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says it would be “diplomatic malpractice” not to test Iran’s willingness to comply with international demands over its nuclear program.
Kerry’s comments Thursday in Tokyo are his first on
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The top judge on Indonesia’s Constitutional Court has been arrested on suspicion of taking bribes in the country’s latest high-profile graft scandal, an official said Thursday.
Chief Justice Akil Mochtar is the third high-ranking
Alex Smith making Kansas City Chiefs General Manager John Dorsey’s gamble pay off.
BEIJING (AP) — China for years has welcomed the world’s trash, creating a roaring business in recycling and livelihoods for tens of thousands. Now authorities are clamping down on an industry that has helped the rich West dispose
John Currie wins the Bobby Dodd AD of the Year award
GARDEZ, Afghanistan (AP) — Raqam Jan was at home on furlough after two years of fighting for the Afghan army when he stepped out of his house and onto a homemade mine. It had been planted not just
Two dismissed players from the University of Kansas are happy about getting a second chance this season.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — FBI agents found him in the science fiction section of a small branch of the San Francisco public library, chatting online.
The man known as Dread Pirate Roberts — 29-year-old Ross William Ulbricht —
PARACHINAR, Pakistan (AP) — A Taliban suicide bomber rammed a car packed with explosives into the compound of a rival militant commander in northwest Pakistan on Thursday, killing 15 people, a government official said.
The commander, Nabi Hanfi,
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana Lt. Gov. John Walsh will run for the U.S. Senate in 2014, his campaign said Thursday, giving Democrats the high-profile candidate they’ve been scrambling for in a bid to keep the seat they’ve
BANGKOK (AP) — Oil prices on Thursday shed some of the prior day’s gains after a report showed a bump upward in U.S. crude inventories.
Benchmark oil for November delivery was down 38 cents to $103.69 per barrel
TOKYO (AP) — U.S. and Japanese officials said Thursday they will position a second early-warning radar in Japan within the next year and deploy new long-range surveillance drones to help monitor disputed islands in the East China Sea