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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 tens of thousands of workers who were striking at a [&hellip...

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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...

South Korea ferry disaster may cloud Obama visit

April 24, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A woman places a candle with others during candlelight vigil for the safe return of passengers of the sunken ferry Sewol in Ansan, South Korea, Thursday, April 24, 2014. Angry relatives of some of the more than 130 people still missing from the sinking of the...

Families of ferry’s lost confront SKorea officials

April 24, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A girl pays tribute to the victims of the sunken ferry Sewol during a temporary memorial at the auditorium of the Olympic Memorial Museum in Ansan, south of Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, April 24, 2014. Angry relatives of some of the more than 130 people...

Ukraine moves against insurgents in the east

April 24, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A Ukrainian Army helicopter dropping leaflets to local citizens outside Slovyansk, Ukraine, Thursday, April 24, 2014. Ukrainian forces on Thursday killed at least two pro-Russian insurgents in the country’s tumultuous east, an escalation that prompted...