Authorities in Hong Kong on Monday took an unprecedented step against separatist voices by banning a political party that advocates independence for the southern Chinese territory on national security grounds.
Rod McGuirk, Associated Press | PostedSep 23rd - 8:16pm
The pilot of a plane that crashed last year into an Australian shopping mall, killing him and his four Americans passengers, didn't properly check the aircraft before takeoff, crash investigators said Monday.
Frank Jordans, Associated Press | PostedSep 23rd - 4:50pm
With global temperatures rising, superstorms taking their deadly toll and a year-end deadline to firm up the Paris climate deal, leaders at this year's U.N. General Assembly are feeling a sense of urgency to keep up the momentum on combating climate change.
Tiny pants for a baby no older than 6 months and shiny pink sandals for a toddler are among the personal items that have turned up at mass graves in the Gulf state of Veracruz, driving home the brutality of rising violence in Mexico.