Your Thursday News Briefing: Typhoon Mangkhut, China, Apple

Asia and Australia Edition Your Thursday News Briefing: Typhoon Mangkhut, China, Apple By Alisha Haridasani Gupta Sept. 12, 2018 阅读简体中文版閱讀繁體中文版 (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. A super typhoon nears the Philippines, an anti-immigration…

Top Asian News 7:41 am GMT

BEIJING (AP) — A wave of Chinese-financed railways and other trade links in Africa and Asia that have prompted worries about debt and Beijing’s ambitions is reducing politically dangerous inequality between regions within countries, a multinational group of researchers said…

Trump, Skripal, India: Your Thursday News Briefing

Europe Edition Trump, Skripal, India: Your Thursday News Briefing By Alisha Haridasani Gupta Sept. 6, 2018 (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. Britain brings charges in the Skripal poisoning case, an insider speaks out…

Japan, Amazon, Brett Kavanaugh: Your Wednesday News Briefing

Asia and Australia Edition Japan, Amazon, Brett Kavanaugh: Your Wednesday News Briefing By Remy Tumin Sept. 4, 2018 (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. Typhoon Jebi hits Japan, pollution is outsourced and Amazon lands…

Asia markets broadly lower following news that Trump supports escalating trade war with China

Asia markets were lower in morning trade on Friday as Wall Street ended its four-day winning streak in the last session, following a report that U.S. President Donald Trump voiced his support for moving forward with more proposed tariffs. The…

FOX NEWS FIRST: Trump suspends US-South Korea war games; Public pays final respects to McCain

Welcome to Fox News First. Not signed up yet? Click here. Developing now, Thursday, August 30, 2018 · President Trump tweets that joint military exercises between the U.S. and South Korea would be suspended as a gesture of goodwill toward North Korea, while warning…

AP News in Brief at 9:04 pm EDT

War hero and presidential candidate John McCain has died WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. John McCain, who faced down his captors in a Vietnam prisoner of war camp with jut-jawed defiance and later turned his rebellious streak into a 35-year political…

Facebook says Iran-backed accounts posed as news groups to spread information and to launch cyber attacks

REUTERS/Charles Platiau Facebook has detected multiple coordinated information campaigns, including those originating in Iran and Russia, it announced on Tuesday. The company said it has removed hundreds of pages and accounts that it says were involved in “coordinated inauthentic behavior”…

News Analysis: The West Hoped for Democracy in Turkey. Erdogan Had Other Ideas.

In Western capitals a decade ago, Turkey’s now-paramount leader, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, held promise as a potential beacon of democracy for a region rife with religious conflict. Turkey was a stalwart NATO ally bridging Europe and the volatile Middle East….

Top Asian News 7:00 am GMT

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Two Southeast Asian women on trial in Malaysia for the brazen assassination of the North Korean leader’s half-brother could be acquitted Thursday or called to enter their defense in a case that has gripped the…