North Korea has requested a formal peace treaty with the US, with which it has technically been in a state of war for over half a century.
01/11/2010 07:52 am
China vaulted past Germany to become the world’s biggest exporter last month as its export, import volume jumped by 18 and 56 percent. The increases are a positive sign for global trade, especially for countries that sell to China.
01/11/2010 05:08 am
Paul Watson and his Sea Shepherd Conservation Society allege piracy following the collision between the antiwhaling ship Ady Gil and Japan's Shonan Maru Number 2 earlier this week.
01/08/2010 02:10 pm
A diplomatic ruckus has reignited over resource-rich and militarily strategic seas that lie off their coasts, as China moves to build a tourist resort in the Paracels and calls Japan's building plans on Okinotori illegal.
01/08/2010 10:04 am
On the birthday of Kim Jong-un, North Korea leader Kim Jong-il's son, newspaper drew attention to the "unusual brightness" and placement of Venus, which was seen as a good sign for Kim Jong-un.
01/08/2010 09:40 am
Bob Barker was among the early Hollywood converts to the animal rights movement. When Paul Watson told him that for $5 million he could end Japanese whaling, Barker responded 'Let's get it on.'
01/07/2010 10:35 am
Newly appointed Japan finance minister Naoto Kan faces the tough task of stimulating a struggling economy while keeping public debt under control. His role as deputy prime minister was to wrench policy powers away from bureaucrats.
01/07/2010 09:59 am
After-school program uses the simple, experimental BigShot camera to teach young students about art, engineering, and culture.
01/06/2010 02:42 pm
In Pictures Anti-whaling
Here are three plants that a Midwest gardener never wants to be without.
01/06/2010 10:43 am