BEIJING (AP) — Five people have died in an east Beijing fire, underscoring the challenges for the Chinese capital as it struggles to balance building safety with providing housing for its... Read More.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. DEMOCRAT WINS IN STUNNING ALABAMA UPSET
Doug Jones won the state’s special Senate election, beating... Read More.
By Elaine Lies
TOKYO (Reuters) – A U.S. soldier who deserted to North Korea more than half a century ago, but who was eventually allowed to leave the secretive state, has died... Read More.
By Julia Fioretti
BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Social media giant Facebook said on Tuesday it would start booking advertising revenue locally instead of re-routing it via its international headquarters in Dublin although the... Read More.
By Heather Somerville
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, the city’s first mayor of Chinese descent, died early on Tuesday, the mayor’s office said in a statement that did... Read More.