China ex-internet czar sentenced to 14 years for corruption

BEIJING (AP) — China's former internet censor, who once held high-profile meetings with industry leaders such as Apple CEO Tim Cook and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, has been sentenced to 14 years...

Pakistani court grants bail to ex-PM for medical treatment

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's supreme court has granted six weeks' bail to former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for medical treatment at a domestic hospital. In Tuesday's ruling, the cou...

Japan joins Taiwan-US GCTF alliance to combat corruption in the Indo-Pacific

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Officials from the United States, Taiwan, and for the first time, Japan, served as co-hosts on Tuesday, March 26, for the Global Cooperation and Training Framework (GCTF) on &l...

Key facts in the federal case against Michael Avenatti

NEW YORK (AP) — Key facts in the federal case against celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti: WHO IS MICHAEL AVENATTI? Avenatti, 48, became a household name last year ...

Brazilian judge orders release of former president Temer

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A Rio de Janeiro federal judge has ordered the release of former President Michel Temer from jail. Judge Antonio Ivan Athie says in Monday's ruling that there's...

Judge allows former Brazilian President Temer out of jail, though corruption charges remain

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Judge allows former Brazilian President Temer out of jail, though corruption charges remain.

Familiar look: top seeds dominate spots for NCAA Sweet 16

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The path to the Final Four will not be easy for Zion Williamson, Luke Maye, De'Andre Hunter and the other top-seeded stars in the NCAA Tournament. For the first ...

Ukrainian workers, seeing little hope at home, head abroad

TERESIN, Poland (AP) — As Ukrainians get ready for a presidential election on Sunday, millions have already voted with their feet to leave a nation mired in corruption and inequality. ...

Trump declares victory now but legal perils far from over

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump may be reveling in what he sees as "complete and total exoneration" from special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, but his legal perils are far from over. ...

Mueller report brings moment of reckoning to US politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — For many Democrats, Robert Mueller's investigation has long stood as their best, last chance to take down President Donald Trump before the next election. But what if the big reveal ...

Iraq parliament votes to sack official after ferry sinking

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's parliament deputy speaker says the house's majority has voted to sack a provincial official following the tragic sinking of a ferry in the Tigris River that killed nearly 100 peo...

Voting underway in Thailand's first election since 2014 coup

BANGKOK (AP) — Voters in Thailand were heading to the polls Sunday in the country’s first election since the military ousted an elected government in a 2014 coup. Prime Minister Prayuth...

5,000 nationalists protest corruption in Ukraine

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — About 5,000 nationalist demonstrators have held a protest in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev calling for arrests in a defense industry corruption case. The Saturda...

Trump, Israeli leader have mutually beneficial relationship

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was glowing as he stepped up to a podium in the backyard of his Jerusalem home to welcome U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to a holiday di...

Timeline: Key events since Thailand's last general election

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand will hold its first general election Sunday since the military ousted the elected government in a coup nearly five years ago. Thailand has a long history of c...