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US, Philippines sign deal on military accord

April 28, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Protesters burn a mock U.S. flag to protest the visit of U.S. President Barack Obama Sunday, April 27, 2014 at suburban Quezon city, northeast of Manila, Philippines. Obama is to arrive Monday on the last leg of his four nation Asian visit with both Philippine and U.S. governments rushing to finalize, for possible signing, the [&hellip...

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Bad weather hinders search for ferry dead

April 28, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Yellow ribbons as a sign of hope for the safe return of missing passengers of the sunken ferry Sewol are pinned on caps of police officers at a port in Jindo, South Korea, Sunday, April 27, 2014. South Korea’s President Park Geun-hye accepted her Prime...

Observers held in Ukraine speak under armed guard

April 28, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Masked pro Russian armed men stand at the city hall during negotiations about the release of foreign military observers being held by Ponomarev’s group in Slovyansk, eastern Ukraine, Sunday, April 27, 2014. At least one of the eight European military...

Strike at Chinese shoe factory ends partially

April 26, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this April 24, 2014 file photo, protesters from labor organizations hold banners and placards during a protest to support workers on strike at Yue Yuen Industrial Holdings Ltd. outside a Adidas shop at a shopping mall in Hong Kong. Most of the...

Sanctions loom as observers held in east Ukraine

April 26, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

CORRECTS SPELLING OF UKRAINIAN PRIME MINISTER. Italian Premier Matteo Renzi, right, welcomes Ukraine’s Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk as they meet for talks in Rome’s Palazzo Chigi premier’s office, Saturday, April 26, 2014. (AP...

SKorean PM offers to resign over ferry sinking

April 26, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A relative of a passenger aboard the sunken Sewol ferry looks toward the sea as she awaits news on her missing loved one at a port in Jindo, South Korea, Saturday, April 26, 2014. All 15 people involved in navigating the South Korean ferry that sank and left...

In Asia, Obama carefully calibrates China message

April 26, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

U.S. President Barack Obama arrives with Malaysian King Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah, left, and Queen Haminah, right, followed by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, at the King’s Palace or Istana Negara in, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Saturday, April...

5 NATO troops killed in Afghan helicopter crash

April 26, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

This photo taken on Tuesday, April 22, 2014, shows from left, slain American John Gabel, his mother, his father Gary Gabel sitting with Mohammad Hadi Hadayati, Kabul University’s vice chancellor at Kabul University, in Kabul, Afghanistan. An Afghan...

Obama warns NKorea against nuclear threats

April 26, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

U.S. President Barack Obama addresses U.S. military personnel at Yongsan Army Garrison in Seoul, South Korea, Saturday, April 26, 2014. Obama is wrapping up his two-day visit to South Korea and will continue to Malaysia and the Philippines on his four country...

Ecuador orders US military group to leave

April 26, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Dec. 14, 2006, file photo, a US military plane lands at the US base airport in Manta, Ecuador. Shortly after first taking officein 2007, Ecuadoran President Rafael Correa purged Ecuador’s military of officers deemed to have close...