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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:50
By Bernie Woodall and Ben Klayman DETROIT (Reuters) - The United Auto Workers hopes to be recognized as the exclusive bargaining agent for workers at a Volkswagen AG <VOWG_p.DE> assembly plant...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:50
HOUSTON (Reuters) - Two health workers died on Wednesday in an apparent murder-suicide at the out-patient pharmacy of a major Houston hospital, police said. A woman who worked at Ben Taub Hospital...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:49
By Gabriel Stargardter MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A Mexican mayor and his wife were "probable masterminds" behind the disappearance of 43 student teachers last month in the restive southwest, the...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:49
By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - Six immigrants from Mexico and Central America have been taken into custody on suspicion of trying to sneak into the United States by squeezing into an...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:49
(The Sports Xchange) - The NHL postponed the game between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Ottawa Senators after a series of shootings in downtown Ottawa on Wednesday. The shootings resulted in the death...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:48
By Marina Lopes WASHINGTON (Reuters) - AT&T Inc on Wednesday reported a rise in quarterly revenue, but the increase was less than Wall Street expected as a wave of subscribers plugged into the...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:48
By Victoria Cavaliere SEATTLE (Reuters) - A U.S. soldier accused of shooting his wife to death as she sat working on a computer inside their home in Washington state pleaded not guilty on Wednesday...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:48
(The Sports Xchange) - The proposed changes to the NBA's draft lottery format to more evenly distribute the odds among the 14 non-playoff teams failed to get enough votes, according to multiple...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:47
By Barbara Liston ORLANDO Fla. (Reuters) - As a doctor who advises flight crews about medical issues that crop up in the air, Paulo Alves has heard a lot about Ebola lately. Alves' company, MedAir,...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:47
South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung Se on Thursday urged Japan to resolve the issue of "comfort women" forced into the wartime brothels for the Japanese military, according to Yonhap News...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:47
The former head of the U.N. commission of inquiry on North Korean human rights abuses warned the world on Wednesday that despite Pyongyang's recent "charm offensive" little had actually changed...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:47
SEJONG, Oct. 23 (Yonhap) -- A senior South Korean official said Thursday that the country's ongoing negotiations with China for a bilateral free trade agreement (FTA) may require more time, adding...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:47
BEIJING, Oct. 23 (Yonhap) -- The residence of the South Korean ambassador to China has been opened to the public, in an annual public-diplomacy effort to reach out to Chinese people, the South Korean...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:47
SEOUL, Oct. 23 (Yonhap) -- POSCO, South Korea's top steelmaker, said Thursday its third-quarter net income nosedived from a year ago, mainly due to losses incurred through foreign exchange losses....
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:47
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:47
SEOUL, Oct. 23 (Yonhap) -- North Korea's health authorities are stepping up efforts to prevent an outbreak of Ebola in the nation, its state media reported Thursday. The North is toughening...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:46
SEOUL, Oct. 23 (Yonhap) -- Activists from dozens of civic groups called on the government Thursday to scrap its "unilateral" plan to scale back the pension program for civil servants, saying more...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:46
DAEJEON, Oct. 23 (Yonhap) -- Police said Thursday they are investigating a 39-year-old man who allegedly confessed to killing his parents after showing symptoms of mental illness. The man, identified...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:46
By Lee Joon-seung SEOUL, Oct. 23 (Yonhap) -- Hyundai Motor Co., South Korea's largest automaker, said Thursday its net earnings for the third quarter plunged 28.3 percent on-year to 1.61 trillion won...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:46
SEOUL, Oct. 23 (Yonhap) -- A Seoul appeals court on Thursday sentenced a son of disgraced former President Chun Doo-hwan to three years in prison with a four-year stay of execution for tax evasion in...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:46
SEOUL, Oct. 23 (Yonhap) -- The South Korean Army on Thursday held a send-off ceremony for another batch of the contingent to be deployed to South Sudan to help the newly independent African nation's...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:46
SEOUL, Oct. 23 (Yonhap) -- South Korea has sent an invitation to North Korea for its October forum aimed at implementing President Park Geun-hye's policy for promoting peace in Northeast Asia,...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:46
(Sports)Vietnam kicks off beach volleyball championships HO CHI MINH CITY, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- Vietnam's National Beach Volleyball Championships kicked off in central Da Nang city on Thursday with...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:46
TORONTO, Oct. 22 (Xinhua) -- Israeli-based basketball club Maccabi Haifa lost to Toronto Raptors 92-85 in NBA pre-season play on Wednesday night. In front of 15,749 Air Canada Center fans in downtown...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:45
1st LD: 8 killed as passenger van attacked in SW Pakistan ISLAMABAD, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- At least eight people were killed and several others injured when some unknown gunmen sprayed bullets on a...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 03:45
Urgent: 6 killed in passenger van firing in Pakistan ISLAMABAD, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- At least six people were killed and another injured in firing on a passenger van in Pakistan's southwestern Quetta...