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Japan's new emperor has yet to ascend the throne, but he already has his first foreign guest lined up: United States President Donald Trump.
Authorities in Northern Ireland have appealed for calm after a 29-year-old woman was killed in what police are calling a "terrorist incident."
The US does not believe North Korea successfully launched a fully operational new weapon after Pyongyang claimed it had conducted a "new tactical guided weapons firing test" on Wednesday, according to a US official directly familiar with the latest assessment.
An employee of a Chinese airline has pleaded guilty to working on behalf of China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) at JFK Airport, the United States Justice Department said Wednesday.
Militants wearing security force uniforms stopped two buses in southwest Pakistan on Thursday and killed 14 passengers after ordering them out of the vehicles, police said.
Taiwan's richest man whose company is best known for building iPhones in China has thrown his hat into the island's upcoming Presidential race.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has inspected and directed a "new tactical guided weapons firing test," according to a report from the country's state media.
As the world watched in horror at pictures of the Notre Dame burning, some in China saw another story in the flames: that of retribution.
The United States special representative for North Korea is headed to Moscow amid rumors in South Korean media that Kim Jong Un is planning to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin soon.
China's ginormous economy could be showing renewed signs of life in 2019.
Following four years of construction and nonstop media coverage, Singapore's long-awaited Jewel Changi Airport is officially open.
Indonesians head to the polls Wednesday to vote in the world's biggest single-day elections that will see incumbent President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo face off against longtime rival and former army general Prabowo Subianto.
Workers on an oil rig some 130 miles (220 kilometers) off the coast of Thailand found an unexpected new friend swimming nearby: a dog.
Two Reuters reporters will celebrate winning one of journalism's most prestigious awards from a cell inside Myanmar's most notorious prison.
In 2014, Indonesia's president Joko Widodo rode in on a platform of change. This time around, it's a very different election.
As Indonesia's presidential candidates draw massive crowds to rallies across the country, leaders in the resource-rich but restive twin provinces of Papua and West Papua have called for an election boycott and their own vote to secede from the Southeast Asian archipelago-nation.
Eight years after a 9.0 magnitude earthquake triggered Japan's worst ever nuclear disaster, work has begun to remove spent fuel rods from a reactor that went into meltdown at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station.
With the official launch of his presidential campaign Sunday, Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, Indiana, is pitching to become the first openly gay US President in history.
The last known female Yangtze giant softshell turtle has died in China, according to Chinese state media, potentially dooming the species to extinction.
DNA tests have confirmed that the leader of an ISIS-affiliated terror group was killed in a military operation last month, officials in the Philippines say.