Insurgents in Iraq carried out a series of attacks today (Wednesday), as they pressed on their violent campaign to disrupt Sunday's national elections.
Indian officials say rescue teams are searching for missing after Tuesday's deadly stampede and fire near a temple in the western state of Maharashtra.
Survivors and relief workers paused to note the one-month anniversary today (Wednesday), of the powerful earthquake and tsunami that devastated much of southern Asia.
China commuted the death sentence imposed on a Tibetan monk convicted of involvement in a series of bombings in 2002.
The U.S. Senate is expected to confirm Condoleezza Rice as Secretary of State today (Wednesday), despite opposition from some Democrats.
A meteorite weighting more than four kilograms has landed in a rice field in northwest Cambodia.
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