It's official: 1 in 4 adults is anti-Semitic
A new survey measures prejudice toward Jews. There's a lot of it.
Anti-China rioters set fire to foreign factories in Vietnam
'I fear a dark chapter in Sino-Vietnamese relations is now being written,' said Ian Storey, a South China Sea expert.
13 startling facts from Amnesty's report on torture around the world
The word is rarely used in an official capacity, but Amnesty International says torture is used by authorities all over the world.
These are the 11 trends that are changing your world right now
In search of a grand theory of everything.
Here are the key figures of Australian PM's 'problem-solving' budget
'Yes, there's got to be short-term pain, but it's pain with a purpose,' Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said.
This metal-eating plant just discovered in the Philippines could save the world
Rinorea niccolifera absorbs and stores up to 18,000 parts per million of nickel in its leaves without being poisoned.
Honest janitor gets to keep $80,000 he found while cleaning a toilet
North Korea's state news agency just called Obama some insanely racist things
Obama is no stranger to virulent racism at home and abroad. Leave it to North Korea to kick it up a few abhorrent notches.
Tensions are surging in the South China Sea. Here's what you need to know
Beijing claims almost the entire sea, and rejects rival claims from Taiwan, Vietnam, the Philippines, Malaysia and Brunei.
This rare megamouth shark caught in Japan may be the coolest (or grossest) thing ever
Only several dozen have ever been spotted.
Vietnam And China face off in the disputed South China Sea
The tensions between the two Communist nations come as both are trying to put aside border disputes and the memories of a brief but bloody border war in 1979.
Yes, those are Tibetan monks breakdancing to the Beastie Boys (VIDEO)
Complete with an old school boombox.
Across the globe, getting antibiotics is barely harder than buying Pepsi
That means pneumonia and dog bites could soon once again be life-threatening ailments.
Libya names businessman Ahmed Maiteeq as its new prime minister
Political analysts said Maiteeq would have difficulty in overcoming the political chaos racking the oil-producing nation.
Curious about the biggest trade deal in history? Sorry, it’s classified
Governments and big corporations can read the Trans-Pacific Partnership, but not you. Here are 6 ways it could change the world.
Iraq is among the countries where genocide is most likely to happen
These 9 countries are the world's most dangerous for minorities.
These new cars in China have filters so you can breathe fresh air while you drive
The new technology is the very definition of irony.
Here's how Florida shrimpers get skewered by Obama's trans-Pacific trade pact
The local shrimping industry is already losing out to Asia.
Watch this pod of dolphins protect a New Zealand swimmer from a great white shark
Adam Walker noticed the shark swimming underneath him. So did some dolphins.
The US will have a larger military presence in the Philippines
The two nations will hold joint military exercises next week in areas mostly north of the capital.
Taiwan police clash with hundreds of anti-nuclear protesters
The protesters demanded the government scrap plans to begin operation of Taiwan's nearly completed fourth reactor.
A Tokyo cafe just made dining alone even more awkward
The owners felt bad for you and this was their embarrassing solution.
Obama warns that North Korea poses a threat not just to Asia but to the US too
North Korea describes its nuclear weapons as a 'treasured sword' that it will never abandon.
These Asian city-states might be booming. But they're not banging
Sexologists explain why. And the government intervenes in the bedroom.
China reacts sharply to Obama and Abe's talks on disputed Senkakus islands
China's Defense Ministry spokesman Yang Yujun said the country's military is 'fully capable of safeguarding' the islands.
The world's newest mineral is unlike anything we've ever seen
Putnisite is completely unique and "unrelated to anything," scientists say.
Marshall Islands sues 9 nuclear-armed nations for disarmament failure
It filed one suit specifically directed against the United States in the Federal District Court in San Francisco.
Sri Lanka deports a British tourist for her Buddha tattoo
'Some Sri Lankans could get offended,' senior immigration official Chulananda Perera said.
11 ways Tony Abbott is ruining Australia and threatening the whole world
Analysis: Abbot has been compared to former US President George W. Bush. That's beginning to look unfair to Bush.
Obama’s Asia trip will be overshadowed by China’s 'blue national soil'
Beijing calls it Sansha. Others call it expansionism that makes Putin’s Crimea grab look like child’s play.
There's a lot of tension in the Asia-Pacific right now
It’s no secret why Obama is visiting Japan, South Korea, the Philippines and Malaysia — and it has little to do with any of those countries.