RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics have been given the go-ahead by the IOC executive board to change three venue locations.
MANSEHRA, Pakistan (AP) — A senior police officer in Pakistan says two prisoners believed to be involved in the 2013 slaying of 10 foreign climbers at the base of one of the world’s tallest mountains have escaped from jail. Senior police officer Ishaq Hussain says four Pakistanis held at a
AHMADABAD, India (AP) — A court in western India has acquitted six men accused of killing three British tourists during religious riots in 2002.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The military says five soldiers were killed and six others were wounded in a communist rebel ambush in the northern Philippines. Capt. Mark Anthony Ruelos of the 7th Infantry Division says the soldiers were traveling in a convoy with police late Thursday when they were fired
LONDON (AP) — Former pop star Gary Glitter has received a 16-year prison sentence after being convicted of sexually abusing three young girls in the 1970s.
Strong quake strikes off west Indonesia; no injuries, damage
Tue, Mar 03, 2015 7:41PM UTC
Philippines suspends oil, gas exploration in disputed waters
Tue, Mar 03, 2015 7:14PM UTC
Afghan avalanches bury more homes in freezing north
Tue, Mar 03, 2015 6:39PM UTC