11/15/2013 12:08amSuspected opposition activists attacked a passenger bus defying an opposition-called transport blockade with gasoline bombs, injuring 13 people on board, police said Friday.
11/15/2013 12:28amHelicopters crisscross the skies constantly above this typhoon-wrecked Filipino town. In the ruins below, hungry residents look up anxiously every time they pass.
11/15/2013 12:32amThe Philippine government said Friday that damage caused by Typhoon Haiyan may reduce economic growth this year to less than 7 percent.
11/15/2013 1:26amA top Philippine civil defense official says the death toll from last week's Typhoon Haiyan has risen to 3,621.
11/15/2013 1:34amHelicopters crisscross the skies constantly above this typhoon-wrecked Filipino town. In the ruins below, hungry residents look up anxiously every time they pass.
11/15/2013 2:36amJapan has drastically scaled back its target for reducing greenhouse gas emissions, possibly complicating efforts to forge a global climate change pact.
11/15/2013 3:53amPolice say a passenger train has derailed in western India, killing at least two people and injuring 25 others.
11/15/2013 6:19amIndia ended a search for treasure beneath a 19th century fort after finding only a few bones and terracotta bricks but none of the gold predicted by a Hindu holy man's dream, an official said Friday.
11/15/2013 6:46amThey gather in California churches, in Hong Kong shopping malls, at prayer vigils in Bahrain and on hastily launched Facebook pages. Philippine overseas workers, cut off from home after a super-typhoon killed thousands, are coming together to pray, swap information and launch aid drives.
11/15/2013 7:25amChina's Communist Party said the country's one-child policy would be eased in the first significant adjustment in nearly three decades. Key events in the history of China's family planning policy:
11/15/2013 8:51amThe West African nation of Gambia has cut off diplomatic ties with a surprised Taiwan, but China said Friday it had no prior knowledge of the move that now leaves Taiwan with a handful of allies around the world.
11/15/2013 9:57amTito John Belasa, a 47-year-old Filipino pastry chef on the Portuguese cruise ship Funchal, fought back tears Friday as he spoke about the frustrations of trying to get news about his family.
11/15/2013 4:13pmChina's leaders announced Friday the first significant easing of its one-child policy in nearly 30 years and moved to abolish its labor camp system _ addressing deeply unpopular programs at a time when the Communist Party feels increasingly alienated from the public.
11/15/2013 11:25pmPolice say a speeding truck has overturned on a potholed road, killing at least 22 people in western India.
11/15/2013 11:48pmIsraeli army medics have delivered a baby in the typhoon-hit central Philippines, and the grateful mother named him Israel.