Hawaii boat crash spurs new concerns about foreign fishermen

HONOLULU (AP) — A boat that ran aground off Honolulu while transporting foreign fishermen to work in Hawaii's commercial fishing industry has raised new questions about the safety and working conditio...

Global Forecast-Celsius

Global Forecast as of 12:00 GMT Friday, October 20, 2017 _____ City/Town, Country;Friday's Weather Condition;Friday's High Temp (C);Friday's Low Temp (C);Saturday's...

Global Forecast-Fahrenheit

Global Forecast as of 12:00 GMT Friday, October 20, 2017 _____ City/Town, Country;Friday's Weather Condition;Friday's High Temp (F);Friday's Low Temp (F);Saturday's...

Malaysian professor turned militant believed to be killed in the Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Malaysian lecturer who quit teaching to go fight with ISIS in Marawi City in the Philippines has been killed, according to reports. Although there is no concrete evid...

Countries with the highest pollution deaths, mortality rates

NEW DELHI (AP) — Increasing pollution worldwide is proving deadlier than war, natural disasters or smoking, according to a new report published in the Lancet medical journal. Based largely on 2015 dat...

Boracay, Cebu, Palawan of the Philippines named top 3 best islands in the world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Boracay, Cebu, and the Palawan Islands of the Philippines nabbed the top three spots on a list of the best islands in the world by a New York-based travel magazine. Bor...

Turkey seeks Nigeria's support against US-based cleric

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan pledged cooperation with Nigeria in its fight against Boko Haram but said he expected the African nation's support against a movement led b...

Global Forecast-Celsius

Global Forecast as of 12:00 GMT Thursday, October 19, 2017 _____ City/Town, Country;Thursday's Weather Condition;Thursday's High Temp (C);Thursday's Low Temp (C);Fr...

Global Forecast-Fahrenheit

Global Forecast as of 12:00 GMT Thursday, October 19, 2017 _____ City/Town, Country;Thursday's Weather Condition;Thursday's High Temp (F);Thursday's Low Temp (F);Fr...

East Timor government suffers defeat in parliamentary vote

DILI, East Timor (AP) — East Timor's new government suffered a defeat in parliament on Thursday when a coalition of opposition parties vetoed its policy program. Prime Minister Mari ...

Excerpts from letters written by a young Barack Obama

Excerpts of letters written by a young Barack Obama to a girlfriend. The letters were released by Emory University. ___ September 1982, New York City ...

Excerpts from letters written by a young Barack Obama

Excerpts of letters written by a young Barack Obama to a girlfriend. The letters were released by Emory University. ___ September 1982, New York City ...

Letters from young Obama show a man trying to find his way

WASHINGTON (AP) — A young Barack Obama questioned his place in the world and his racial identity, agonized over whether he'd make enough money as a community organizer, and lamented his incompatibilit...

Global Forecast-Fahrenheit

Global Forecast as of 12:00 GMT Wednesday, October 18, 2017 _____ City/Town, Country;Wednesday's Weather Condition;Wednesday's High Temp (F);Wednesday's Low Temp (F...

Global Forecast-Celsius

Global Forecast as of 12:00 GMT Wednesday, October 18, 2017 _____ City/Town, Country;Wednesday's Weather Condition;Wednesday's High Temp (C);Wednesday's Low Temp (C...