• TV footage appears to show deliberate attack on North Korean

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — North Korea’s top envoy in Kuala Lumpur on Monday denounced Malaysia’s investigation into the apparent killing of the exiled half brother of North Korea’s ruler, calling it politically motivated and demanding a joint probe into the death.

    Updated: 3:29 am

  • N. Korea, Malaysia lock horns over apparent killing

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A dispute over custody of a slain North Korean’s body pushed two governments further apart Saturday as they tried to navigate the aftermath of what appeared to be the assassination of an outcast member of North Korea’s ruling elite.

  • Family, friends describe ‘nice girl’ embroiled in Kim case

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — North Korea says it will “categorically reject” the results of an autopsy on Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half brother of North Korea’s ruler. He died this week at an airport in Malaysia and the case is snowballing into a diplomatic crisis.

  • Indonesian capital votes in test for moderate values

    JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A tight and possibly ugly contest is expected in a second round election for governor of the Indonesian capital that will pit the minority Christian incumbent against a former cabinet minister backed by conservative Muslim clerics.

  • Indonesian capital votes in test for moderate values

    JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Voting was underway in the election for governor of the Indonesian capital after a divisive campaign in which the monumental problems facing Jakarta took a backseat to religious intolerance and racial bigotry.