Japan reporter sues government after passport is invalidated

TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese journalist known for covering war zones sued the Foreign Ministry on Wednesday after it invalidated his passport and demanded he surrender it, saying it deprived him of h...

Japan reporter sues government after passport is invalidated

TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese journalist known for covering war zones has sued the Foreign Ministry after it invalidated his passport and demanded he surrender it, saying it deprives him of his right to tra...

Argentines return to Europe to escape economic uncertainty

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Tomas Ruiz embraced his father one last time at the Buenos Aires airport before he boarded a plane in search of a new life in Ireland. His sister recently did the same w...

How does a Central American migrant caravan form?

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — "When does the next caravan leave?" ''Can I go? I'm from Guatemala." ''What papers do I need for my kids?" The questions pile up on the phones of hun...

Nissan ex-chair Ghosn's wife fears his trial may be unfair

TOKYO (AP) — The wife of Carlos Ghosn, the former chairman of Nissan and Renault, says she is worried whether her husband, detained in Japan on financial misconduct allegations, will get a fair trial....

Archer misses out on England's preliminary World Cup squad

LONDON (AP) — Jofra Archer was left off England's preliminary 15-man squad for the Cricket World Cup, a month after the paceman qualified to play for the country on residency rules. ...

Spy agency: Russia TV 'demonized' religious group in Estonia

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Estonia's intelligence agency says a Russian state-controlled television station has been portraying members of the Jehovah's Witnesses in Estonia in "a hostile and ridiculi...

Kenyan runner Cyrus Rutto suspended in doping case

MONACO (AP) — Kenyan distance runner Cyrus Rutto has been provisionally suspended in a doping case. The IAAF's Athletics Integrity Unit says it has charged the 26-year-old Rutto with...

Taiwan promotes 40 villages with a Small Town Ramble Passport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Marking the Year of the Small Town, the Tourism Bureau on Tuesday presented the Taiwan Small Town Ramble Passport to promote visits to 40 villages. The 20,000 copies of the p...

Taiwanese student in France detained for protesting against Xi

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese exchange student in Paris was briefly detained by police for waving an independence banner during Xi Jinping’s recent procession through the European cap...

Taiwanese lawyer with Chinese ID vows to sue Taiwan after rights revoked

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After having his household registration and rights revoked for receiving a Chinese ID, Taiwanese legal expert, Shao Tzuping (邵子平) said that he is planning to sue Taiwan for thi...

Former world race walk champion Bakulin in new doping case

MONACO (AP) — Russian race walker Sergei Bakulin, who has previously been stripped of a world title for taking performance-enhancing drugs, has been accused of doping again. Bakulin ...

Wife of ex-Nissan chair says she 'felt in danger' in Japan

PARIS (AP) — The wife of former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn says she hastily left Japan after her husband's latest arrest because she feared for her own safety. France's weekly Jour...

Russian runner charged in doping, false identity case

MONACO (AP) — The IAAF's Athletics Integrity Unit says runner Ksenia Savina and her husband have been charged in a doping case that includes allegations of "complicity" and tampering with a sample. ...

Chronology of key events in the killing of Kim Jong Nam

SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (AP) — Two Southeast Asian women were the only suspects charged with murder after an outcast from North Korea's ruling family was poisoned with VX nerve agent at a Kuala Lumpur, Ma...