A look at the Russian-born rebels and the wealthy Ukrainian oligarchs who are key players in Ukraine's restless east.
A train carrying the first remains of Malaysia Airlines passengers reached Kharkiv today, and separatist rebels handed over the plane's black boxes to Malaysia authorities.
Manuel Noriega joins an ever-growing list of world leaders who are suing, banning, and making threats over video games and movies.
The wreckage from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was not on the seabed area were acoustic pings were heard by ships. Now officials say the pings may have been false readings.
The prime minister says it appears somebody on board deliberately shut down communications and tracking systems of missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370. Police searched the pilot's home Saturday.
Prosecutors had appealed against a 2012 acquittal of Anwar Ibrahim, a former deputy prime minister, who now faces a five-year jail sentence. Sodomy is a crime in Malaysia.
The coalition that has governed Malaysia since independence managed to hang on in general elections that threatened to upend the status quo, but with possibly its narrowest margin of victory ever.
Economic growth and strict rule have kept the same government in power in Malaysia for more than 50 years, but calls for greater accountability are getting louder.
Violence has occurred nearly every day in Thailand's three southernmost provinces since the insurgency erupted in 2004.
In an effort to jazz the youth vote in Malaysia ahead of elections in which it faces a very strong opposition, the government called in K-pop sensation Psy.