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...

'One country, two systems' in Taiwan 'over my dead body:' Han Kuo-yu

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Kaohsiung mayor and presidential hopeful Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) vowed Saturday that China's "one country, two systems" formula for unification with Taiwan will never be put in ...

Defense in trial of Chinese scholar's death: He did it

PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — As federal prosecutors on Wednesday shared with jurors grisly details of how they claim a former University of Illinois doctoral student kidnapped a visiting scholar from Chi...

Openings set at Illinois trial in slaying of Chinese scholar

CHICAGO (AP) — Opening statements are set for Wednesday in the death-penalty trial of a former University of Illinois graduate student charged with kidnapping, torturing and killing a visiting Chinese...

Arkansas police confirm dead body is former state lawmaker

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Authorities in Arkansas on Thursday confirmed that a body found outside the home of a former Republican state lawmaker was hers, and police are investigating her death as a ho...

Chasing demons: 75 years on, D-Day haunts, drives its vets

OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — They are back, some for the first time since war stole their innocence 75 years ago on Normandy's D-Day beaches. They are back on battlefields where the Wo...

Illinois man set for trial in missing Chinese scholar case

CHICAGO (AP) — A former University of Illinois graduate student is set to stand trial in the 2017 disappearance and suspected killing of a visiting scholar from China — a case in which the death penal...

Dead body begins to move, causes scare in Taiwanese funeral parlor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Early Friday morning (May 24), a citizen of Puli in Nantou County spotted a dead body floating in a canal, and immediately called the police around 5:30 a.m. After auth...

Arizona man accused of burying his dead mom in his backyard

SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona man has been arrested for allegedly burying his dead mother in his backyard to continue receiving her Social Security checks and Veterans Affairs benefits. ...