China charges former Interpol chief with bribery

BEIJING (AP) — China has formally arrested former Interpol President Meng Hongwei on suspicion of accepting bribes. The Supreme People's Procuratorate announced the indictment on Wed...

Ecuador orders arrest of former foreign minister

QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — An Ecuadorian judge has ordered the arrest of a former foreign minister, highlighting political tensions in the country that evicted WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange from the cou...

Support for Taiwan to join international bodies is growing: AIT Chairman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – If enough countries which share values with Taiwan support the island, they can change the situation and help it join international organizations, American Institute in Ta...

US continues to support Taiwan's participation in WHO, ICAO: AIT Director

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Monday, April 15, the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), National Taiwan University (NTU), and the radio station ICRT hosted a conference to discuss Taiwan-U.S. relati...

China has no right to represent Taiwan at Interpol: MOFA

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) called Saturday for the International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol) to invite Taiwan to participate in its general assembly this year, stressing that C...

Analysis: WikiLeaks founder unlikely to be extradited soon

LONDON (AP) — The battle between WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and the American government was always going to be epic, involving concepts like free speech, journalists' rights, national interests,...

US jury finds ex-priest guilty of sex abuse in New Mexico

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A U.S. jury found a former Roman Catholic priest who was captured in Morocco guilty Wednesday of sexually abusing a boy at a veterans' cemetery and Air Force base in New Mexico. ...

US House members join Senate to propose act to reconfirm commitment to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Four Republican and Democratic U.S. House members on Monday (April 1) proposed a bill that would bolster Washington's ties with Taiwan, less than a week after the Senate pr...

Detailed and public, Kim Jong Nam murder may never be solved

KUAL LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The murder of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's estranged half brother at an airport in Malaysia was brazen, intricately orchestrated and, thanks to scores of security cam...

Wife of ex-Interpol president dismisses allegations

PARIS (AP) — The wife of the detained former Interpol president expelled this week from China's ruling Communist Party is reiterating calls for proof that he is still alive. In her f...

China expels ex-Interpol president from public office, party

BEIJING (AP) — China has expelled former Interpol President Meng Hongwei from public office and the ruling Communist Party as he awaits trial on corruption charges. Meng was elected ...

China has expelled former Interpol chief Meng Hongwei from public office and the ruling Communist Party

BEIJING (AP) — China has expelled former Interpol chief Meng Hongwei from public office and the ruling Communist Party.

UK police arrest wealthy Indian jeweler Nirav Modi

LONDON (AP) — Fugitive diamond tycoon Nirav Modi has been arrested in London at the request of Indian authorities. The Metropolitan Police force says 48-year-old Modi was detained Tu...

The Latest: Ex-Peru president brushes off detention queries

REDWOOD CITY, California (AP) — The Latest on the public drunkenness arrest of Peru's former president (all times local): 2:20 p.m. Former Peruvian president Alejan...

Ex-Peru president arrested in California drunkenness case

REDWOOD CITY, California (AP) — Authorities say a former Peruvian president who is wanted in connection with Latin America's biggest graft scandal was arrested in California on suspicion of public int...