Aijaz Hussain, Associated Press | Posted Feb 9th - 12:40am
An Indian soldier buried by an avalanche for six days in the Himalayan region of Kashmir has been pulled alive from the snow, but the bodies of nine other soldiers were recovered, officials said Tuesday.
Mohammed Daraghmeh, Associated Press | Posted Feb 8th - 11:50pm
After Dr. Saleem Haj-Yahia performed the first-ever successful artificial heart transplant in the West Bank last month he was greeted with flowers, balloons and cheering crowds and publicly praised by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.
Kelvin Chan, Associated Press | Posted Feb 8th - 9:41pm
Hong Kong's Lunar New Year celebration descended into chaotic scenes as protesters and police, who fired warning shots into the air, clashed over a street market selling fish balls and other local holiday delicacies, leaving dozens injured and arrested.
A gas explosion ripped through a house where dozens of abducted migrants were being held captive in a city on the Texas border Monday, injuring five people, two of them gravely, Mexican authorities said.
Rob Gillies, Associated Press | Posted Feb 8th - 6:31pm
The third witness at the sexual assault trial of a former Canadian Broadcast Corp. radio host acknowledged that she deliberately misled police when she didn't tell them that she had engaged in some sexual activity with him after the alleged assault took place.
Rob Gillies, Associated Press | Posted Feb 8th - 5:21pm
The third witness at the sexual assault trial of a former Canadian Broadcast Corp. radio host acknowledged she deliberately misled police when she didn't tell them that she engaged in some sexual activity after the alleged assault took place.
Michael Astor, Associated Press | Posted Feb 8th - 2:21pm
The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons has identified the Damascus suburb of Daraya as the site of a possible sarin gas attack last year, citing blood samples provided by the Syrian government.
Suzan Fraser and Geir Moulson, Associated Press | Posted Feb 8th - 2:11pm
As tens of thousands of Syrians fleeing violence massed at Turkey's border, Turkish and German leaders pledged Monday to redouble diplomatic efforts to end the fighting around the embattled Syrian city of Aleppo and prevent more refugees making their way into Europe.
Edith M. Lederer, Associated Press | Posted Feb 8th - 1:41pm
Israel's U.N. ambassador on Monday said the Palestinian leadership has started using recent statements by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon "to justify deplorable acts of terror," and he called on the U.N. chief to withdraw them.