FBI questions car's occupants in NYC blast probe

Sep 19, 2016

FBI questions car's occupants in NYC blast probe

Agents from the FBI pulled over a car on a highway in Brooklyn on Sunday night and were questioning its occupants in connection with the investigation into the New York City bombing that injured 29 people, authorities said. Agents stopped “a vehicle of interest ...

Takahata rape case dropped; actor says he is sorry

Sep 9, 2016

Takahata rape case dropped; actor says he is sorry

Actor Yuta Takahata, 22, was released on bail from Maebashi Police Station in Gunma Prefecture on Friday after prosecutors decided not to pursue rape charges over an incident involving a hotel worker in the city. “I am truly sorry,” Takahata said as he bowed ...

Xi defiant as Obama presses Chinese leader on South China Sea

Sep 4, 2016

Xi defiant as Obama presses Chinese leader on South China Sea

U.S. President Barack Obama pressed his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping on Saturday on territorial disputes in the South China Sea, urging Beijing to uphold its legal obligations and stressing the United States’ commitments to its regional allies. Xi said China would continue to safeguard ...

Sep 3, 2016

Bomb blast hits train in southern Thailand, killing one

Police say a bomb has exploded and hit a train in southern Thailand, killing one railroad worker and injuring another. Police Capt. Pramoj Juichuay says the bomb was placed on the tracks and exploded when the train passed over it as it was passing ...