Hong Kong must abandon extradition bill that threatens journalists: RSF

TAIPEI (RSF) -- Reporters Without Borders (RSF) urges Hong Kong Legislative Council members to reject extradition bill that would allow Beijing to legally prey on residents and visitors, including jou...

New US charges against Assange may slow extradition from UK

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new indictment against Julian Assange could further delay what was already expected to be a protracted battle to get the WikiLeaks founder out of a London jail cell and into a U.S....

The Latest: 5 priests charged with sex crimes in Michigan

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on the Michigan attorney general's investigation of clergy abuse within the Catholic Church (all times local): 11:30 a.m. Michigan ...

Woman accused of Chile kidnaps asks for bail in Sydney court

SYDNEY (AP) — A lawyer for a woman wanted in Chile on kidnapping charges dating back to the country's 1973-1990 military dictatorship has denied in a Sydney court that she was involved in the disappea...

In new charges against Assange, groups see cause for concern

WASHINGTON (AP) — New charges filed against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange quickly drew alarm Thursday from media organizations and others. The groups are concerned that the Justice Department is ch...

US charges WikiLeaks founder with publishing classified info

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. filed new charges Thursday against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, accusing him of placing the United States at risk of "serious harm" by publishing thousands of secret an...

Canada delegation pressing China on detained Canadians

TORONTO (AP) — A Canadian delegation in China is pressing Chinese officials to free two detained Canadians. A spokesman for Canada's foreign minister said Tuesday that lawmaker Rob O...

Battle breaks out for WikiLeaks founder Assange's computers

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — With Julian Assange locked away in a London jail, a new battle has broken out over what may contain some of the WikiLeaks founder's biggest secrets: his computers. ...

Sweden asks for detention of WikiLeaks' Assange

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A Swedish prosecutor says she has requested a detention order against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is jailed in Britain. Prosecutor Eva-Marie Pers...

Swedish prosecutor calls for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's detention, first step in possible extradition from UK

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Swedish prosecutor calls for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's detention, first step in possible extradition from UK.

Understanding China/CCP: Is Huawei’s ‘no-spy agreement’ really going to work?

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Chinese company Huawei, founded in Shenzhen in 1987, has become one of the largest manufacturers and suppliers of telecom equipment in the world. It claims to be a private ...

Ex-Rebel injures himself in Colombian jail awaiting release

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A former Colombian rebel leader who narrowly dodged extradition to the U.S. on drug charges has injured himself in jail while waiting for court-ordered release. ...

Hong Kong lawmakers brawl over controversial extradition bill

Hong Kong lawmakers scuffled with each other on Saturday over the government's proposed amendments to the territory's extradition law. At least one member of the Legislative Council was carri...

AP Photos: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

South Korean violinist Won Hyung Joon and North Korean soprano Kim Song Mi held a rare joint performance between artists from the rival countries. The concert in Shanghai was the first both Won and Ki...

Officials in US, Europe charge 10 in malware attacks

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ten people have been charged in connection with malicious software attacks that infected tens of thousands of computers and caused more than $100 million in financial losses, U.S. an...