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North Korea issues warning over US-South Korea drills

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - North Korea’s supreme decision-making body lashed out Wednesday at planned U.S.-South Korean military drills and warned that the United...

Chinese students flee Hong Kong as violence intensifies

HONG KONG (AP) - University students from mainland China are fleeing Hong Kong, and classes in primary and secondary schools have been suspended as...

The Latest: Mainland Chinese students fleeing HK protests

HONG KONG (AP) - The Latest on the Hong Kong protests (all times local):4 p.m.Mainland Chinese students fleeing violent protests in Hong Kong are...

Suicide bomber attacks Indonesian police station, injuring 6

MEDAN, Indonesia (AP) - A suicide bomber blew himself up at a busy police station in Indonesia's third largest city on Wednesday, injuring at...

Japan spacecraft starts yearlong journey home from asteroid

TOKYO (AP) - Japan's Hayabusa2 spacecraft departed from a distant asteroid on Wednesday, starting its yearlong journey home after successfully completing its mission to...

Afghan official says Kabul car bomb blast kills 7 people

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - A car bomb detonated in the Afghan capital of Kabul during Wednesday's morning commute, killing seven people and wounding at...

The Latest: Classes suspended at Hong Kong schools

HONG KONG (AP) - The Latest on the Hong Kong protests (all times local):2:40 p.m.Hong Kong's Education Bureau has suspended classes at primary and...

Crowd gathers in central Hong Kong, university campus tense

HONG KONG (AP) - Police increased security around Hong Kong and its university campuses Wednesday as they braced for more violence after sharp clashes...

As Hong Kong descends into chaos, China mulls its options

BEIJING (AP) - A sharp escalation of violence in Hong Kong is once again raising the question of how China's central government will respond:...

Sri Lankan journalists fear situation may worsen after polls

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) - Forced to flee their country a decade ago to escape allegedly state-sponsored killer squads, Sri Lankan journalists living in...