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Thousands-strong Hong Kong protest cut short by clashes

HONG KONG (AP) - Clashes broke out between protesters and police in Hong Kong on Sunday, cutting short a rally after thousands had gathered...

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as thousands rally

HONG KONG (AP) - Hong Kong police fired tear gas at a public park Sunday that was overflowing with thousands of protesters calling for...

Chinese president heads to Myanmar for crucial state visit

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar (AP) - China's President Xi Jinping was given a lavish welcome to Myanmar as he arrived Friday for a state visit meant...

Putin engineers shake-up that could keep him in power longer

MOSCOW (AP) - President Vladimir Putin engineered a surprise shake-up of Russia's leadership Wednesday, proposing changes to the constitution that could keep him in...

US, China deal aims to simmer long-running trade tensions

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump signed a trade agreement Wednesday with China that is expected to boost exports from U.S. farmers and manufacturers...

Putin engineers shakeup that could keep him in power longer

MOSCOW (AP) - President Vladimir Putin engineered a surprise shakeup of Russia's leadership Wednesday, proposing changes to the constitution that could keep him in...

China blasts human rights report, praises current situation

BEIJING (AP) - China has blasted a report from Human Rights Watch that accused it of constructing a surveillance state at home while seeking...

China blasts human rights report, praises current situation

BEIJING (AP) - China has blasted a report from Human Rights Watch that accused it of constructing a surveillance state at home while seeking...

Hong Kong denies entry to Human Rights Watch director

HONG KONG (AP) - Hong Kong authorities barred the head of Human Rights Watch from entering the Chinese territory Sunday, the advocacy group said.Kenneth...

Taiwan’s leader meets with US official after election win

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - Fresh from a landslide reelection victory, Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen met Sunday with the de facto U.S. ambassador to Taipei,...