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China celebrity's son pleads not guilty to rape

08/29/2013 12:28am
The teenage son of a well-known Chinese military singer has pleaded not guilty to an alleged gang rape, in a case that has focused attention on what the public often sees as spoiled behavior among the children of the country's elite.

Guilty plea in $300M New Zealand Ponzi scheme

08/29/2013 1:05am
A New Zealand man pleaded guilty Thursday to running a $300 million Ponzi scheme, the country's largest ever.

Indian police arrest domestic terror group leader

08/29/2013 1:09am
Indian intelligence agencies have arrested one of the leaders of a domestic terror group blamed for a series of bombings in the nation's cities, a top government official said Thursday.

Air New Zealand annual profit more than doubles

08/29/2013 1:27am
Air New Zealand said Thursday its annual profit more than doubled from the previous year and it is moving ahead with plans to buy 21 new planes.

US congresswoman Duckworth opposes Syria strike

08/29/2013 6:34am
U.S. congresswoman and Iraq War veteran Tammy Duckworth said Thursday that she did not favor American military intervention in Syria and urged Middle East nations to find a resolution to the crisis.

3 dead as tropical storm floods Taiwan

08/29/2013 10:54pm
Three people in Taiwan perished as a result of heavy rains spawned by a destructive tropical storm, the government said Friday.