Malaysia’s Anwar Ibrahim Unseated from Parliament After King Denies Royal Pardon

KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim's appeal to the King for him to be freed has been denied, which means the former...

Magnitude 4.5 Earthquake Rocks Ilocos Norte

LAOAG CITY, Philippines - A magnitude 4.5 earthquake rocked the province of Ilocos Norte Wednesday noon, two days after an earthquake of almost similar...

Thailand’s Martial Law May Be Lifted Soon But Groups Express Concern

BANGKOK - Thailand's martial law, which was imposed since May 2014 to control violent street protests in the capital, may be lifted soon, but...

13 Filipinos Remain Missing after Taiwanese Fishing Vessel Sinks in Atlantic Ocean

Thirteen Filipino fishermen remained missing more than a month after the Taiwanese fishing vessel they boarded sank in the South Atlantic Ocean, authorities said...

Zamboanga Fire Kills 3 Persons

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines - Three people were killed when a fire broke out in Purok Amelita, Barangay Ipil Heights, Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay early dawn...

16-Year-Old Singaporean Charged in Court for Insulting Late Leader Lee Kuan Yew

The police filed charges in court against a 16-year-old Singaporean boy, whom they arrested for insulting Singapore's late founding father Lee Kuan Yew online. The...

Malaysian Plantation Worker Believed To Be Eaten Alive By Crocodile

What started as a fishing trip of four friends turned tragic when one of the men, an oil palm plantation worker, suddenly went missing...

One Month After Missouri Auditor Kills Self, Spokesman Commits Suicide

Just about a month after Missouri's auditor, Tom Schweich, fatally shot himself at his home, the spokesman for the Missouri auditor’s office was found...

4-Year-Old Boy Survives Florida Highway Crash That Killed 8 People

A four-year-old boy was among the survivors in the deadly Florida Highway crash that killed eight people on board a church van, the Florida...

Liquor Tainted with Mosquito Repellent Kills 9 Indonesians

Nine Indonesians were killed after drinking alcohol mixed with energy drinks and mosquito repellent in Kota Prabumulih on Sumatra Island, Indonesia. What started as a...

Earthquake rocks Bohol, Cebu in the Philippines; Tsunami Unlikely

CEBU CITY, Philippines – A 4.7 magnitude earthquake rocked some parts of Bohol and Cebu early morning Monday, disrupting graduation rites in some schools...

Indonesia Ends Landslide Search Operation As 12 Bodies Recovered

Indonesian authorities have officially terminated its search operation in the landslide hit Sukabumi district in West Java Province on Sunday after the bodies of...

Air Canada Plane Skids Off Halifax Runway; Over 20 Hurt

At least 20 people were rushed to the hospital for non-life-threatening injuries early Sunday after an Air Canada plane overshoot the runway at Halifax...

Boston Marathon Bombing’s Hero Cop Shot In Face, Now in Coma

Officer John Moynihan, the police officer who was hailed as a hero for his role in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombing, is...

7 Arizona Kids Saw How Their Father Stabbed Their Mother To Death

Authorities said seven children, aged 3 to 14, in Arizona witnessed how their father stabbed their mother to death insider their house following a...

Colombia Woman Faces 100 Years Prison Time for Cutting Fetus Off Pregnant’s Womb

She might have escaped being charged with murder but Dynel Lane is still charged in court for felonies that could get her at least...

Gov Jerry Brown Inks US$1-Billion Fund to Address California’s Record Breaking Drought

California Governor Jerry Brown signed on Friday and emergency legislation that speeds up the released of over US$1 billion in funding that will be...

Italy’s Supreme Court Clears Amanda Knox, Raffaele Sollecito of Murder

Amanda Knox and her former Italian boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito can now walk free after Italy's supreme court ruled that the two were innocent in...

Missing 5-Year-Old Virginia Boy Noah Thomas Found Dead in Septic Tank

A gruesome discovery ended four days of search for a missing 5-year-old Virginia boy, after his body was found inside a septic tank near...

5 People, Including 4 Kids, Die in Davao Ferry Sinking

DAVAO CITY, Philippines - Four children and a 63-year-old man died when the motorized outrigger boat they were boarding sank in the waters off...