North Korea Issues Fresh Threats Of Nuclear Weapons That Are New And Improved

North Korea Issues Fresh Threats Of Nuclear Weapons That Are New And Improved
World

Japanese Volcanic Eruption Puts On Awe Inspiring Show While Causing Little Damage

Japanese Volcanic Eruption Puts On Awe Inspiring Show While Causing Little Damage
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Over 90,000 People In Northeast Japan Flee Massive Flooding

In northeast Japan, more than 90,000 people have been forced to abandon their homes due to widespread flooding and landslides. Joso, a city north of Tokyo, was ...

Just Days After China's Massive Military Parade, Vietnam And Philippines Sign Military Cooperation Agreement

The Philippines and Vietnam have announced their plans to sign a strategic partnership agreement by year’s end, in an effort to counter China’s aggressive m...

As China Flaunts Its Military Muscle, Neighbor Taiwan Counters With Plans To Build Modern Sub Fleet

While China today showed off its military strength during its annual grand parade in Beijing, neighboring Taiwan has allocated $92.55 million towards beefing up...

Thai Police Arrest Bombing Suspect Carrying Over 200 Forged Passports

Thai police have arrested a “foreign” suspect allegedly behind the Aug. 17 bombings that rocked the country’s capital Bangkok. The arrest of the suspect o...

Thousands Take To The Street Of Malaysia After Prime Minister Steals $700 Million From Development Fund

Thousands of Malaysians are protesting in the country’s capital of Kuala Lumpur demanding the resignation of their Prime Minister. The demonstrators are upset...

Japan's Version Of The Mafia Is About To Go To War

A rift has appeared in Japan's "yakuza" organized crime group, with Japanese law enforcement officials warning that the division could lead to a wave of violenc...

While Uber Thumbs Its Nose At The Law, Chinese Rivals Embrace Regulation As Competitive Advantage

Didi Kuaidi, China’s largest car hailing app, will now have to share driver information with a second municipal government in China. The taxi hailing service,...

China's Shadowy Trademark System Means Knock Offs Of Everything, Even Big Banks

China is well known for pirating everything from Rolex watches to the latest Hollywood (or even Bollywood) blockbuster, and now it has added giant financial ins...

China Caught Supplying South Sudan With Weapons It Knew Would Be Used For Genocide

A Chinese government owned military arms supplier has been identified as having sold $20 million worth of weapons to the South Sudanese government, just several...

Thailand Publicly Burns More Than Two Tons Of Illegal Ivory

In a public ceremony lauded by animal conservation groups, government officials in Thailand incinerated more than two tons of seized and smuggled ivory. The cer...

After Worst Day For Stocks In 8 Years, China Cuts Rates Again In Desperate Bid To Jolt Economy

China has resorted to cutting its interest rates for the fifth time since November in order to spur economic growth. The Chinese market experienced its worst da...

Trump Uses Market Meltdown To Illustrate American Reliance On China

Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump took today's global stock market correction as an opportunity to confront America about its complicated relationshi...

South Korea Resumes Propaganda Broadcasts, Demands 'Clear Apology' From North Korea

The South Korean military continued loudspeaker propaganda broadcasts across the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) on Monday after no progress was made in around the clo...