09/30/2013 3:39amA disused factory building collapsed in northern China early Monday, burying 16 construction workers who were sleeping inside, an official said.
09/30/2013 3:40amStanding just steps from the heavily armed border with North Korea, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Monday that Pyongyang is closely watching the international response to Syria's use of chemical weapons against its own people.
09/30/2013 4:53amTwo former chief ministers of an Indian state were convicted Monday of embezzling millions of dollars in the 1990s with bogus bills for cattle feed.
09/30/2013 6:42amAustralia's first woman prime minister, who was dumped by her party ahead of September's election loss, revealed on Monday she was surprised by the level of aggressive sexism directed at her during three years in power.
09/30/2013 6:47amSouth Korea's president on Monday criticized Japan over historical and territorial disputes during a meeting with visiting U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel.
09/30/2013 4:09pmThe world is aging so fast that most countries are not prepared to support their swelling numbers of elderly people, according to a global study going out Tuesday by the United Nations and an elder rights group.
09/30/2013 10:41pmAustralian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Tuesday looked to move beyond border issues that have been a key part of his first trip abroad by promoting the importance of building stronger economic ties with neighboring Indonesia.