Mexico's 43 missing students not incinerated at garbage dump: forensics experts

2016-02-10 16:43:31

A group of Argentine forensics experts on Tuesday rejected the Mexican government's conclusion that the 43 students who vanished in late 2014 were incinerated at a garbage dump in violence-torn Guerrero state.

Liang jury enters day 2

2016-02-10 16:32:02

A jury weighing the fate of a Chinese-American New York City police officer charged with shooting and killing an unarmed man in a public housing stairwell in 2014 was sent home for the day on Tuesday evening.

Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders win New Hampshire primaries: U.S. TV networks

2016-02-10 11:33:59

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders on Tuesday handily won New Hampshire primaries, according to multiple US TV networks.

Former NYC Mayor Bloomberg says eyeing 2016 run for president

2016-02-09 13:44:29

Bloomberg has told aides to draw up plans for an independent campaign, willing to spend at least $1 billion of his own money on the campaign.

Super Bowl becomes "US Lunar New Year Gala" in China

2016-02-09 10:13:08

Like the CCTV gala show, Super Bowl is a nation-wide celebration, with singers and dancers performing and usually scoring high TV viewing rate.

US, S Korea begin talks on deployment of missile defense system: Pentagon

2016-02-09 04:28:14

The United States and South Korea have begun negotiations on the deployment of a missile defense system in response to the missile launch by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), the Pentagon said Monday.

NY lights up for Lunar New Year

2016-02-08 12:21:08

The Lunar New Year lit up the Big Apple.

NY congresswoman: "Let's have a panda"

2016-02-08 10:18:25

New Yorkers like to boast that their city has everything, but now a local congresswoman says it is time the Big Apple has "something happy' – two panda cubs.

Ash Carter's bellicose rhetoric bad for relations

2016-02-08 09:35:41

In his annual State of the Union address on Jan 12, President Barack Obama said "the US is the most powerful nation on Earth. … We spend more on our military than the next eight nations combined."

UN Security Council strongly condemns DPRK's missile launch

2016-02-08 03:58:32

The UN Security Council on Sunday strongly condemned the launch using ballistic missile technology by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Saturday.

UN chief sends lunar New Year greetings to Chinese people

2016-02-07 03:01:35

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Saturday sent a message to the Chinese people, wishing them a happy lunar new year, or a happy Spring Festival.

Lawmakers cite rise in crimes against NY's Asian-Americans

2016-02-05 15:09:50

New York Congresswomen Grace Meng and Nydia Velázquez have called on Police Commissioner William Bratton to combat what they say is an "alarming increase" in crimes against the city's Asian-American community, and to hire more Asian-American police.