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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:06
South Korea's Foreign Ministry spokesman expressed caution Tuesday that Japan's moves on North Korea to resolve the abduction issue should not harm the alliance among South Korea, the United...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:06
Two Taiwanese training aircraft grazed each other in the air Tuesday morning, with one plane crashing and killing the pilot while the other landed safely, Taiwan's Ministry of National Defense...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:06
Two Taiwanese training aircraft grazed each other in the air Tuesday morning, with one plane crashing and the other landing safely, Taiwan's Ministry of National Defense said. Ministry...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:06
SEOUL, Oct. 21 (Yonhap) -- Direct financing by South Korean companies jumped in September due to a rise in initial public offerings (IPOs) and corporate bond sales, the financial watchdog said...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:06
SEOUL, Oct. 21 (Yonhap) -- A 43-year-old woman has been arrested on charges of making prank calls to emergency call centers nearly 5,000 times under the influence of alcohol, police said Tuesday. The...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:06
SEONGNAM, South Korea, Oct. 21 (Yonhap) -- Grieving families mourned Tuesday at the funerals of nine of the 16 people who plunged to their deaths while standing on a ventilation grill to get a better...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:06
BEIJING, Oct. 21 (Xinhua) -- Chinese shares closed lower on Tuesday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index down 0.72 percent to finish at 2,339.66 points. The Shenzhen Component Index lost 1.19...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:05
BEIJING, Oct. 21 (Xinhua) -- Growth in China's consumer spending continued to cool in September as the country's third-quarter growth was the slowest since the global financial crisis, new data has...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:05
Nikkei tumbles 2.03 pct on profit taking TOKYO, Oct. 21 (Xinhua) -- Tokyo stocks plunged 2.03 percent Tuesday on profit taking after the previous day's nearly 4-percent gain. The 225-issue Nikkei...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:05
Urgent: 18 killed as passenger van falls into ravine in northern Pakistan ISLAMABAD, Oct. 21 (Xinhua) -- At least 18 people were killed as a passenger van fell into a ravine near Pakistan's northern...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:05
Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 0600 GMT, Oct. 21 CANBERRA -- One of the giants of Australian politics, former Labor Prime Minister Gough Whitlam, died at the age of 98, and current Australian...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:05
Cambodia's career fair attracts thousands of job hunters PHNOM PENH, Oct. 21 (Xinhua) -- The fourth edition of Cambodian career fair kicked off here on Tuesday, drawing attention from thousands of...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:05
Foreign exchange rates in Thailand BANGKOK, Oct. 21 (Xinhua) -- The following are foreign exchange rates against the Thai baht on Tuesday released by the Bangkok Bank: Tuesday Monday...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:05
Oilers 3, Lightning 2: Ryan Nugent-Hopkins snapped a tie with 3:25 remaining in the third period and host Edmonton held on for its first victory of the season. Taylor Hall recorded a goal and an...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:05
By Jake Spring BEIJING (Reuters) - China needs to accelerate reforms and not rely solely on monetary and fiscal policy to drive growth, a top World Bank official said on Tuesday. "I would...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:05
(Reuters) - Staples Inc said late Monday evening it is investigating a possible breach of payment card data and has contacted law enforcement about the matter, making it the latest U.S. retailer to...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:04
By David DeKok HARRISBURG Pa. (Reuters) - The Pennsylvania state Supreme Court late on Monday suspended one of its own, Justice Seamus P. McCaffery, in connection with an email porn scandal and other...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:04
By Aruna Viswanatha WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department is restructuring its national security prosecution team to deal with cyber attacks and the threat of sensitive technology ending...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:03
(Reuters) - The Pittsburgh Steelers needed less than three minutes to score 24 unanswered points in the second-quarter to help them beat the Houston Texans 30-23 on Monday. A mixture of trick plays...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:03
By Vladimir Soldatkin MOSCOW (Reuters) - The chief executive of French oil major Total, Christophe de Margerie, was killed when a business jet collided with a snow plough during takeoff at Moscow's...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:02
Second-quarter surge pushes Steelers past Texans PITTSBURGH -- At home on "Monday Night Football," the Pittsburgh Steelers are next to impossible to beat. They proved it yet again with a stirring...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:02
By Lisa Twaronite TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares stuttered after giving up small gains on Tuesday, as modest relief on data showing the Chinese economy grew slightly more than expected failed to...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:01
By Masayuki Kitano SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The Australian dollar edged higher on Tuesday after China's third-quarter economic growth slightly exceeded market expectations, while the U.S. dollar...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:01
By Ayai Tomisawa TOKYO (Reuters) - Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co Ltd plans to continue investing in risk assets such as foreign stocks and bonds next financial year as its capacity for taking on risk...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:01
JAKARTA (Reuters) - New Indonesian President Joko Widodo said on Tuesday he was re-evaluating some of his choices for cabinet jobs after an anti-graft agency raised concern about possible problems...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:01
By Jake Spring and Xiaoyi Shao BEIJING (Reuters) - China's economic growth slowed in the third quarter to its weakest since the 2008/09 global financial crisis as a slumping property market dragged...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:01
(Reuters) - A Missouri state senator was arrested on Monday night outside the police department of the embroiled city of Ferguson, authorities said, in another night of protests following the fatal...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 04:00
BOSTON/BEIJING (Reuters) - Apple Inc's iCloud storage and backup service in China was attacked by hackers trying to steal user credentials, a Chinese web monitoring group said, adding that it...