NEW YORK (AP) — There’s extensive evidence that pigs are as smart and sociable as dogs. Yet one species is afforded affection and respect; the other faces mass slaughter en route to becoming bacon, ham and pork chops.
ROME (AP) — Rescuers wielding electric saws cut through the twisted wreckage of an Italian tour bus for survivors of a crash in southern Italy that killed at least 37 people after it crashed into traffic and plunged
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan on Monday named a civilian to head up a defense ministry that is struggling to attract recruits and facing protests over the heat-stroke death of a soldier while he was confined in a
BAGHDAD (AP) — A wave of a dozen car bombings hit in and around the Iraqi capital during morning rush hour on Monday, officials said, killing at least 36 people in the latest coordinated attack by insurgents determined
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — A contentious election in which Cambodia’s ruling party extended its long-running majority but the opposition made impressive gains could lead to parliamentary paralysis.
Prime Minister Hun Sen’s Cambodian People’s Party claimed 68 of
NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous day and forecast for the current and following day in each city as of 0700 GMT:
BEIJING (AP) — China says it has switched on a new pipeline bringing natural gas from Myanmar. It’s a project that has raised concerns in Myanmar’s nascent civil society about whether its giant neighbor’s resource grabs will benefit
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say wave of 8 car bombs across Baghdad kills at least 23.
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — A decorated Korean War veteran from Massachusetts left North Korea on Monday without fulfilling his mission: to travel the Chosin Reservoir battleground where he was hoping to locate the remains of a friend
BEIJING (AP) — A labor rights group has accused a supplier of Apple Inc. in China of misconduct including withholding employees’ pay and environmental violations.
The report Monday by China Labor Watch said it found violations of the