09/20/2013 4:41amAn election monitor says Sri Lankan soldiers armed with clubs attacked supporters of an ethnic Tamil candidate in this weekend's provincial elections in the country's former war zone, wounding eight people.
09/20/2013 6:07amRescuers have found 17 bodies of Hindu devotees who were swept away in the Yamuna River during a religious festival in the Indian capital, an official said Friday.
09/20/2013 6:48amAt least seven people were injured Friday in clashes between anti-India protesters and government forces in Indian-controlled Kashmir, police said.
09/20/2013 10:43pmDivers have found the body of a missing U.S. stunt pilot whose plane crashed into a lake in northeast China while attempting a tricky maneuver in the rain, the head of the team searching for him said Friday.
09/20/2013 11:59pmStraw "fire dragons" smoldering with tens of thousands of incense sticks have been visiting Hong Kong neighborhoods to bestow blessings on residents. The tradition began in the 19th century when, as legend has it, villagers stopped a plague with a fire dragon dance. Now, it's one of many traditions that residents of Hong Kong enjoy as the city celebrates the mid-autumn festival, one of the biggest holidays in the ethnic Chinese world.