11/07/2013 12:40amFacing pressure to overhaul a worn-out growth model, China's leaders are promising dramatic changes at a weekend meeting that reform advocates hope will make history by unleashing a new wave of economic transformation.
11/07/2013 4:43amTaiwan on Thursday signed a trade deal with Singapore, part of the island's efforts to reduce reliance on the Chinese market.
11/07/2013 6:11amNorth Korea's security agency said Thursday it arrested a South Korean spy in Pyongyang who intended to rally anti-government forces, a claim that intelligence officials in Seoul quickly called ridiculous and groundless.
11/07/2013 11:57amThe ruthless commander behind the attack on teenage activist Malala Yousafzai as well as a series of bombings and beheadings was chosen Thursday as the leader of the Pakistani Taliban, nearly a week after a U.S. drone strike killed the previous chief.
11/07/2013 8:03pmIn a story Oct. 30 about China's minority Uighurs facing increased police scrutiny, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Kashgar is the capital of Xinjiang. The capital is Urumqi.
11/07/2013 9:25pmA novice Japanese lawmaker who wanted to draw attention to the Fukushima nuclear crisis has caused an uproar by doing something taboo: handing a letter to the emperor.
11/07/2013 9:29pmChinese police on Friday arrested an ex-convict suspected of setting off a series of explosions outside ruling Communist Party offices in a northern city that killed one person and wounded eight.