FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — An American Airlines jet encountered severe air turbulence shortly after takeoff from Seoul, South Korea, injuring four passengers and a crew member. A statement issued by the Fort Worth, Texas-based carrier says American Flight 280 was headed for Dallas-Fort Worth when the Boeing 777-200 met
TOKYO (AP) — Only small fries with that? McDonald’s in Japan has begun limiting the serving size of fries as stocks of spuds run short due to labor disruptions on the U.S. West Coast.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine government says it is seeking custody of a U.S. Marine charged with the murder of a Filipino transgender woman.
BEIJING (AP) — China has raised its estimate of last year’s gross domestic product, possibly moving closer to passing the United States as the biggest economy.
YANGON, Burma (AP) — Burma’s former military government easily changed the name of the country’s mightiest river, but a magazine ordered to make the same change is putting up a fight.