U.S. B-52 bombers fly close to China’s Guangdong Province

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Two B-52 bombers of the United States Air Force flew from their base in Guam to an area east of the disputed Dongsha or Pratas Islands in the South China Sea, sending a wa...

Chinese tourist entered Taiwan radar base during live-fire drills

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Chinese tourist entered a sensitive radar base in the Taiwan Strait archipelago of Penghu during Chinese live-fire drills last week, reports said Wednesday. The intru...

3 Suicide bombers kill 5 police, wound 8 troops in Pakistan

QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan's military says suicide bombers blew themselves up near a police vehicle and a security checkpoint in separate incidents in the southwestern city of Quetta, killing fi...

Armenia protests: 70 arrested, including 2 suspected bombers

YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Armenian authorities say more than 70 people have been arrested, including two people suspected of building bombs, as large protests against the new government enter their seco...

Chinese bombers transit Miyako Strait between Taiwan and Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the Chinese Navy is in the midst of five days of live-fire naval drills near Quanzhou in the Taiwan Strait, the Chines Air Force is conducting training exercises as wel...

Researchers mark death of Pearl Harbor mastermind Yamamoto

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A group from the U.S. and Japan is trekking to a remote Pacific island jungle to document what is considered one of the most important wreck sites of World War II: where American f...

The Latest: Boston bombing victim's brother: Choose kindness

BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the fifth anniversary of the fatal Boston Marathon bombing (all times local): 2:05 p.m. Boston is continuing service and commemorations ...

Islamic State claims attack in Egypt's Sinai that killed 8

CAIRO (AP) — The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for an attack on an Egyptian army base in the Sinai Peninsula that killed at least eight soldiers. The extremist group...

Trump declares 'mission accomplished' after strike on Syria

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Saturday declared "Mission Accomplished" for a U.S.-led allied missile attack on Syria's chemical weapons program, but the Pentagon said the pummeling of th...

Egypt says 8 troops killed, 15 wounded in Sinai clashes

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's military says eight soldiers have been killed and 15 wounded after militants wearing explosive belts blew themselves up as they tried to infiltrate a military base in central Sina...

5 years, 5 lives: Snapshots from the Boston Marathon bombing

BOSTON (AP) — One was an attacker. One was a volunteer first responder. One lost her leg. Another lost his little boy. And a police officer very nearly lost his own life. Half a deca...

China plans Taiwan Strait live-fire exercises amid tensions

BEIJING (AP) — China announced it will hold live-fire military exercises in the Taiwan Strait amid heightened tensions over increased American support for Taiwan's government. The announc...

Indonesian militant given 9 years jail for inciting attacks

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An Indonesian court has sentenced an Islamic militant to nine years in prison for masterminding a double suicide bombing that targeted police at a bus terminal in Jakarta. ...

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Today in History Today is Monday, April 9, the 99th day of 2018. There are 266 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On April 9, 19...

Stanton homer turns boos to cheers as Yanks beat Rays 7-2

NEW YORK (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton turned on a high slider from Blake Snell, and the cracking sound in Yankee Stadium was exceptional. The newest slugger in New York's lineup watched ...