AFF Suzuki Cup: Vietnam draws 2-2 with Indonesia


Vietnam's Cong Vinh celebrates a point scored against Indonesia at the AFF Suzuki Cup in Hanoi on November 22. … [Read more...]

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Police say Teacher’s Day bomber planned to kill romantic rival

A man in Vietnam's Dong Nai Province has allegedly confessed to accidentally killing the mother of a high school student with an explosive package he built for a romantic rival. Police say Nguyen Thanh Thanh, 21, studied bomb-making online and planting an explosive package in the Doan Ket High School teachers tenement in Tan Phu district. His expected target, Hoang, was a male teacher who had begun dating Thanh’s ex-girlfriend. Pham Thi Lan, one of Hoang's neighbors and colleagues, had … [Read more...]

China climate pledge needs 1,000 nuclear plant effort


Steam rises from cooling towers at the Junliangcheng power station in Tianjin, China. In his agreement last week with President Barack Obama, Chinese President Xi Jinping committed to cap carbon emissions by 2030 and turn to renewable sources for 20 perce … [Read more...]

Cosby shows canceled in latest fallout from allegations


Comedian/actor Bill Cosby performs at the Treasure Island Hotel & Casino on Sept. 26, 2014 in Las Vegas. … [Read more...]

Everything you never wanted to know about brain-eating worms


In the beginning, we had to worry about smallpox. And then anthrax. And then Ebola. Now topping the list of parasitic biohazard nightmares, a brain-eating worm. As it turns out, they are real. You can get them. You can get a brain-eating worm. … [Read more...]

Cop suspended for drawing gun on forestry inspection team


Police in Vietnam's Dak Lak Province have suspended an investigator who drew his service revolver and pointed it at a group of colleagues who intended to search his house for illegal timber. … [Read more...]

China building possible airfield in South China Sea: US


This handout file photo taken on Jul 17, 2012 and released by the Philippine military's Western Command shows Chinese fishing vessels anchored at Fiery Cross Reef on the Truong Sa (Spratly) islands, over which Vietnam claims sovereignty. Photo: AFP … [Read more...]

HCMC, Ben Tre seize land, house from former chief inspector


The villa of former Chief Inspector Tran Van Truyen in Ben Tre Province. Photo: Nguyen Khoa Chien … [Read more...]

Apple e-books judge to approve $450M settlement

Bloomberg's Emily Chang reports on today's top news stories on "Bloomberg West." … [Read more...]

Boeing welcomes Japan decision to buy V-22s


An MV-22 Osprey attached to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 163 launches from the flight deck of amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island in this handout photo provided by the U.S. Navy and taken August 16, 2014. … [Read more...]

Vietnam’s second suspected Ebola case discharged after quarantine


Chu Van Chung, 26, at Da Nang Hospital as he was about to be discharged November 21, 2014 after 21 days being quarantined for coming back from Ebola-struck Guinea. Photo: Dieu Hien … [Read more...]

PM pledges to facilitate German investors in Vietnam


Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung addresses the Asia-Pacific Conference of German Business in Ho Chi Minh City on Friday … [Read more...]

East Sea stability of ‘vital interest’ for Germany, vice chancellor said.


Vietnam's Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung (R) receives German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel in Hanoi … [Read more...]

Obama seeks support for immigration plan, blasts Boehner


Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) denounces the executive order on immigration made by U.S. President Barack Obama during a statement on Capitol Hill in Washington November 21, 2014. … [Read more...]

Apple $450 million e-book settlement gets final court approval


The Apple logo is lit on the first day of sale for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, in Sydney September 19, 2014. … [Read more...]

Lockheed, Pentagon ink $4.7 billion deal for eighth batch of F-35 fighters


U.S. Navy test pilot Ted Dyckman makes a successful landing of a Lockheed Martin Corp's F-35C Joint Strike Fighter on an aircraft carrier using its tailhook system, while off the coast of California, November 3, 2014. … [Read more...]

Sarkozy looks to political comeback in France

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy is hoping for a political comeback in his bid to lead France's right-wing UMP party. … [Read more...]

Planes in sky, cannons on ground as war rages on in Syria

Amateur video shows tracer bullets, artillery shelling and air strikes as rebel groups fight government forces in war-torn Syria. … [Read more...]

Rising UV radiation prompts skin cancer fears in Chile

Cancer experts in Chile are warning people limit their exposure to the sun as dangerously high levels of ultraviolet radiation are expected over the next few months. A recently released report indicates the a hole in the ozone layer, which is normally situated over Antarctica, is moving towards the South American country. … [Read more...]

Obama rallies support for new immigration policy in Las Vegas

U.S. President Barack Obama rallies support for new immigration reform policy during a trip to Las Vegas, Nevada. … [Read more...]