Michelle Obama promotes girls’ education in Cambodia

Encourages students to ignore people who tell them they aren't smart enough for college. Michelle Obama, the First Lady of the United States, has arrived...

US to bolster military defence of South Korea

Announcement by US military based on Korean Peninsula comes as North claims it is ready to launch nuclear war. By Alex Jensen SEOUL (AA) - The cold...

Afghanistan welcomes in spring with Newroz celebrations

For the first time in more than a decade Afghan forces, rather than foreign forces, guarded the annual Newroz celebration By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL, Afghanistan...

HK man killed parents, stored heads in fridge

Claimed father was arrogant, never game him a moment's peace, while mother looked at him 'sadly.' HONG KONG (AA) - A 31-year-old Hong Kong man has been...

Earthquake rocks Mexico, no damages reported

Tremor was felt in the city of Puebla and in several Mexico City boroughs. MEXICO CITY (AA) -- A 5.4-magnitude earthquake rattled southern Mexico on Friday afternoon,...

Pair convicted in terrorist plot to derail Canada-US train

Main terror plot was to damage a bridge that would derail a passenger train running from New York to Toronto. TRENTON, Ontario (AA) -- A...

Greek FM to visit Berlin

Kotzias will visit German capital for second time in two months, as relations suffer from disagreements on WWII reparations. BERLIN (AA) - Greek Foreign Minister Nikos...