6 killed as ambulance and truck collide in Nepal

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Police say six people were killed when an ambulance carrying a dead body collided with a truck in eastern Nepal. Police say the crash happened late night Satu...

Century ago and today, Baghdad street a front line in revolt

BAGHDAD (AP) — When discontented Iraqis sought independence from British occupation in 1920, Baghdad’s most prestigious new boulevard, Rasheed Street, was the theatre of their revolt. Nearly 100 years...

Review: In ‘Knives Out,’ a whodunit for the Trump era

Rian Johnson’s “Knives Out” unravels not just a good old-fashioned murder mystery but the very fabric of the whodunit, pulling at loose threads until it has intricately, devilishly woven together some...

Attorney: Navy retaliating against SEAL helped by Trump

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The attorney for a Navy SEAL convicted of posing with a dead captive in Iraq says the Navy is trying to remove the special operations chief from the elite fighting force in retaliatio...

Man brings body to California police, says he killed family

ROSEVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A man who showed up at a Northern California police station with a dead body in his car and confessed to killing that person and another three family members found inside his ...

Body of 6 year old boy, missing 10 days, found in New Taipei river

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The body of a six year old boy was discovered in the southern mountains of New Taipei after being missing for 10 days. The young boy, a resident of Fushan (福山) Village in ...

Dead body, head wrapped in school uniform, found floating off coast of Miaoli, Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Saturday (Aug. 10) an unidentified body was found floating in the ocean off of Miaoli County and investigators are seeking the public’s help to identify the decea...

Elderly man's body found in southern Taiwan canal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In Tainan’s Dongshan District (東山區) on Sunday morning (Aug. 4), the body of a 75-year -ld man was found in the Chianan Irrigation Canal (嘉南大圳), by local firefighters...

Mexico investigates body believed to be US car dealer

SAN JOSE DEL CABO, Mexico (AP) — Prosecutors in the Mexico resort town of San Jose del Cabo say they are investigating the death of Jose Arredondo, who was apparently beaten to death. ...

Thai police seize over a ton of crystal meth in raids

BANGKOK (AP) — Police in Thailand said they have seized more than a ton of crystal meth and over 10 million methamphetamine tablets in a series of drug raids this month, amid increased production and ...

Pro-China bodybuilder who challenged Taiwanese YouTuber to fight a no-show

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A pro-China Taiwanese bodybuilder challenged popular and brawny Taiwanese vlogger Holger Chen (陳之漢) to a fight on Friday (July 5) over his cross-strait comments, only to skip o...

Defense to present testimony in Navy SEAL murder case

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Defense lawyers planned to go on the offensive Wednesday in the murder trial of a decorated Navy SEAL charged with killing a wounded young Islamic State prisoner in Iraq and shooting ...

Kin of men shot by Phoenix police emboldened after video

PHOENIX (AP) — Relatives of Hector Lopez, who was shot dead in a confrontation with Phoenix police in May, say passing officers laugh and make obscene gestures during their protests seeking informatio...

Witness: Navy SEAL called dead prisoner an 'ISIS dirtbag'

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A decorated Navy SEAL suddenly plunged a knife into the neck of a wounded young Islamic State prisoner, killing him, and later scoffed that he was "just an ISIS dirtbag," former comra...

Kaohsiung mayor dodges question about 2 million HK protestors, dengue fever spreads

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- When asked to comment about the two million protestors who turned up in Hong Kong on Sunday (June 16), itinerant Kaohsiung Mayor and full-time presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu...