United States officials say the Defense Department is considering sending military ships and aircraft to test Chinese claims in the South China Sea.
Chinese President Xi Jinping welcomed Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday to his family’s hometown of Xi’an.
President Barack Obama has talked with Arab officials about his government’s position on talks about Iran’s nuclear program.
The Taliban said it carried out a deadly attack on a hotel in Kabul Wednesday night.
Another stranded boat holding hundreds of migrants has been seen off the coast of Thailand.
A shelter for homeless lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender young people is opening in Washington, D.C. It is called Casa Ruby.
The American technology company Google recently set up its first campus in Asia.
Gunmen stormed a guesthouse in Afghanistan during a party for foreigners, killing five, including an American citizen.
South Korean intelligence officials said Wednesday that North Korea executed its Armed Forces Minister, Hyon Yong Chol, late last month.
U.S. President Barack Obama praised U.S.-Saudi ties Wednesday as he welcomed Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef and Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for talks at the White House.