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In message to Trump, China, Iran say nuclear deal must stand

BEIJING — The foreign ministers of China and Iran have urged countries not to violate the Iranian nuclear deal, in remarks apparently directed at...
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TOKYO — One of the melted reactors at tsunami-hit Fukushima nuclear power plant had a temporary loose of cooling when a worker accidentally bumped...
Philippine VP quits Cabinet in new Duterte dilemma

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine vice president resigned her Cabinet post Monday after citing irreconcilable differences with President Rodrigo Duterte, who had banned her...
S. Korea enters crucial week with impeachment vote on Park

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea is entering potentially one of the most momentous weeks in its recent political history, with impeachment looming for...
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KABUL, Afghanistan — An Afghan official says at least four civilians were killed when their vehicle struck a roadside bomb in eastern Paktika province. ...
Carter confident his successor will be ready to take command

TOKYO — U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Monday he believes his designated successor, if confirmed by the Senate as expected, will be a...
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NEW DELHI — The popular leader of India's southern Tamil Nadu state was in critical condition after undergoing surgery Monday morning hours after suffering...
Cars without drivers scoot around Nissan plant, towing cars

YOKOSUKA, Japan — Nissan Motor Co. is testing self-driving cars at one of its plants in Japan that can tow vehicles on a trailer...
New cross-border stock link widens access to China’s Nasdaq

HONG KONG — Trading began Monday on a new cross-border stock link between Hong Kong and the neighboring Chinese city of Shenzhen, widening access...
Beijing faces decision on how to respond to Trump’s tweets

BEIJING — With Donald Trump's latest tweets touching on highly sensitive issues, China must decide how to handle an incoming American president who relishes...

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