YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A consortium headed by South Korea’s Incheon will build a new international airport in Myanmar to help the Southeast Asian country cope with an influx of tourists and business executives, state media said Saturday.
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities have launched an investigation against French drugmaker Sanofi following a news report that accused the company of bribing hundreds… More »
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia’s National Disaster Mitigation Agency says a volcano has erupted in eastern Indonesia, killing five people and shooting smoke and ash up to 2,000 meters into the air.
The agency confirmed the eruption in
DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta VA medical Center is planning a new specialty care clinic in Decatur and has selected a contractor for… More »
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron ruled out a boycott of the 2014 Winter Olympics, saying Saturday that attending the games is a better way of tackling prejudice against gays.
Cameron was responding to a letter
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Disaster Agency: 5 killed as Indonesia volcano erupts, spewing ash and lava.
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The United States has expressed concern over the Sri Lankan military’s fatal shooting of three civilians and attack on people seeking protection in a church during a recent protest demanding clean drinking water.
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities have launched an investigation against French drugmaker Sanofi following a news report that accused the company of bribing hundreds of Chinese doctors in 2007.
An unnamed whistleblower told the Guangzhou-based, state-owned 21st Century
BANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities have arrested and charged a suspected human trafficker who allegedly sold hundreds of migrants from Myanmar into slavery to work in Thailand’s fishing industry, police said Saturday.
Ko Myo, a 42-year-old Myanmar national,
BEVERLY HILLS, California (AP) — How many of the fans who watch the hit AMC series “Breaking Bad” actually know what that title means? Star Bryan Cranston says he didn’t know before he came on as teacher-turned-drug-lord Walter
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the housing market is healing, but it’s time to turn the page on the “bubble-and-bust mentality” that led to the market’s collapse.
In his weekly radio and Internet address, Obama calls
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Longtime politician Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, who many hope will hold strife-torn Mali together, heads into the presidential runoff election on Sunday as the clear favorite with endorsements from nearly all of the 28 candidates
MEXICO CITY (AP) — U.S. law enforcement officials are expressing outrage over the release of Mexican drug lord Rafael Caro Quintero from a prison in Mexico.
Caro Quintero was sentenced to 40 years in prison for the 1985
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — State health officials are reminding residents to use mosquito repellent and take other precautions to protect themselves against West Nile… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eighteen U.S. diplomatic outposts closed because of a terrorist threat will reopen Sunday, but the U.S. Embassy in Yemen will remain closed.
The State Department cites ongoing concerns about potential terrorist attacks by al-Qaida in