Release of film featuring fallen Chinese celebrity Fan nixed

The director of the film "Air Strike," featuring Chinese actress Fan Bingbing, says the film's release has been canceled in the wake of her disappearance and conviction on tax evasion charges

DATE: Oct. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Pompeo meets with Turkish leaders on missing Saudi writer; Trump tells AP he won't accept blame if GOP loses House; Canada now world's largest legal marijuana marketplace

DATE: Oct. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Mattis to meet Chinese counterpart amid US-China tensions

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is preparing to meet in Singapore with his Chinese counterpart just weeks after a meeting planned in Beijing fell apart amid growing friction between the U.S. and China

DATE: Oct. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Reports: 10 feared dead in gas explosion at Crimean college

Russian news agencies say that up to 10 people may have been killed and at least 40 others wounded by a natural gas explosion at a college in Crimea

DATE: Oct. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Slovak PM: Foreign hackers targeted foreign ministry

Slovakia's prime minister says his country's foreign ministry was hit by a "very sophisticated" cyber attack

DATE: Oct. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Tesla secures land for Shanghai factory, first outside US

Tesla Inc. secures land in Shanghai for first electric car factory outside the United States

DATE: Oct. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Newly published files confirm plan to move Assange to Russia

Ecuadorean government documents have laid bare an unorthodox attempt to extricate Assange from his embassy hideaway in London by naming him as a diplomat to Moscow

DATE: Oct. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

South Korean leader in Rome, praises pope's peace message

South Korean leader praises pope's message of peace, dialogue ahead of audience

DATE: Oct. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Weeping relatives receive bodies of South Korean climbers

Relatives wept in grief as the bodies of five South Korean mountain climbers arrived home from Nepal where they died in a storm last week

DATE: Oct. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

EU leaders gather for 'moment of truth' Brexit summit

European Union leaders are converging on Brussels for what had been billed as a "moment of truth" Brexit summit but which now holds little promise for a breakthrough

DATE: Oct. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Indian temple set to allow entry to females who menstruate

A temple in southern India that's one of the largest Hindu pilgrimage centers in the world is set to open its doors to females of menstruating age following a ruling by the top court

DATE: Oct. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Afghanistan: German helicopters shot at, nobody injured

German news agency dpa says German transport helicopters in Afghanistan have been shot but that nobody was injured.

DATE: Oct. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press