International

Advertisement

International

International
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia. -- Cambodia has become the latest Asian country to reject shipments of waste sent to its shores by Western companies for processing. Cambodian officials announced Wednesday that they were sending 1,600 tons of trash back to their source -- the United States...
International
NEW YORK -- Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison plus 30 years and was ordered to pay $12.6 billion in forfeiture. Guzman spoke for about 10 minutes in court before the sentence was handed down and called out issues with the jury...
International
KATHMANDU, Nepal. -- More than 100 people have died and tens of thousands have been displaced after torrential monsoon rains triggered floods and landslides across Nepal and parts of South Asia. At least 69 people have died in Nepal, with a further 31 people identified as...
International
JIANGSU, China. -- Four British citizens have been arrested by Chinese authorities in eastern Jiangsu province, the UK Foreign Office said Friday, two days Chinese police announced a drug raid there involving 16 foreigners. In a statement Wednesday, Chinese police said they had...
International
PERSIAN GULF -- Armed Iranian boats unsuccessfully tried to seize a British oil tanker in the Persian Gulf Wednesday, according to two US officials with direct knowledge of the incident. The British Heritage tanker was sailing out of the Persian Gulf and was crossing into the...
International
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia. -- The sister of Saudi Arabia's powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud is on trial in Paris, facing allegations she ordered a bodyguard to beat and humiliate a local craftsman who was renovating her luxury apartment three years ago. Ashraf Eid,...
International
BEIJING -- A senior Chinese diplomat told an international forum in Beijing Monday there could be "disastrous" consequences if the US treats China as an "enemy." China's Vice Foreign Minister Le Yucheng warned against blaming Beijing for problems in the United States, as both...
International
HONG KONG -- Tens of thousands of people marched through the Kowloon side of Hong Kong on Sunday in the latest of a long series of protests against a proposed law that would allow extradition to China. Sunday's protest was the first anti-extradition demonstration to take place...
International
KHARTOUM, Sudan. -- Sudanese citizens took to the streets of the capital, Khartoum, Friday to celebrate a power-sharing agreement that could bring an end to a weeks-long standoff between the ruling Transitional Military Council and the opposition alliance. Sudan's military...