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Asian Games: Something for everybody _ even contract bridge

Aug 17, 2018

The Asian Games are enormous, with 11,500 athletes expected _ about 1,000 more than a typical Summer Olympics.

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Plane skids off rainy Manila runway, rips off engine, wheel

Aug 17, 2018

A plane from China has skidded off a runway at Manila's airport while landing in a downpour and its 157 passengers and eight crew members have been evacuated safely by emergency slides

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Amnesty condemns Indonesia police killings ahead of games

Aug 17, 2018

Amnesty International says Indonesian police fatally shot dozens of petty criminals in a deliberate campaign of "unnecessary and excessive" force ahead of the Asian Games

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Chinese vice governor, mayor fired over vaccine scandal

Aug 16, 2018

Chinese deputy governor, mayor fired over vaccine scandal that triggered public outcry

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Forests group halts plan to endorse Indonesian paper giant

Aug 16, 2018

Forests group halts plan to restore endorsement for Indonesian paper giant

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Chinese deputy provincial governors, mayor fired over vaccine scandal that triggered public outcry

Aug 16, 2018

Chinese deputy provincial governors, mayor fired over vaccine scandal that triggered public outcry

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New Malaysian government repeals law banning 'fake news'

Aug 16, 2018

Malaysia's new government has repealed a widely criticized law prohibiting "fake news," in a move hailed as a landmark moment for human rights by a group of Southeast Asian lawmakers

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Clarkson, Yao Ming keen observers at Asian Games basketball

Aug 16, 2018

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Jordan Clarkson got a clearance from the NBA to play in the Asian Games but had to watch from the sidelines as the Philippines won its opening game against Kazakhstan

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Through hoops: Combined Koreas set tone for Asian Games

Aug 16, 2018

Big picture already clear after one win for combined Koreas in Asian Games

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China sending trade envoy to Washington for talks

Aug 16, 2018

China sending trade envoy to Washington for talks amid spiraling tariff dispute

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