Malaysian police have stopped guarding the morgue that held the body of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's murdered half brother, after a van departed amid reports his remains may soon leave the country.
Mari Yamaguchi, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 30th - 3:51am
Japan's ruling party urged the government Thursday to consider arming the country with more advanced and offensive capability, such as striking enemy targets with cruise missiles, further loosening the self-defense-only military posture Japan has had since the end of World War II.
The top Democrat on the Senate intelligence committee says some tactics Russia used to meddle in last year's presidential election would give shivers to anyone who believes in American democracy. Sen. Mark Warner of Virginia talked to reporters ahead of a congressional hearing that will address how the Kremlin allegedly uses technology to spread disinformation in the U.S. and Europe.
Jon Gambrell, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 30th - 1:42am
An Emirati academic held since August 2015 over his tweets has been sentenced to 10 years in prison, activists and state-run media reported, just days after another activist was detained by authorities in the Western ally nation.
Dan Perry and Susannah George, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 30th - 1:28am
As the fight for the Iraqi city of Mosul drags on, many might ask: Why has it taken the combined militaries of the United States and Iraq backed by an international coalition more than two years to dislodge a relatively small force of militants lacking heavy weaponry?
Hyung-Jin Kim, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 30th - 12:01am
South Korea's disgraced ex-President Park Geun-hye was being questioned Thursday by a court that will decide if she should be arrested over corruption allegations that have already toppled her from power.