Latest from Jason Aldag
On July 1, China implemented an authoritarian national security law aimed at stifling dissent and protests in Hong Kong, breaking its treaty with Britain.
  • Jul 8, 2020
A Roman Catholic priest is being tried for allegedly molesting a girl when she was 4 years old in rare prosecution of clergy in the Philippines.
  • Jun 23, 2020
Beijing is fast-tracking authoritarian laws in Hong Kong to target political opposition, forcing some of the city's families to seek freedom elsewhere.
  • Jun 15, 2020
A fuel tank at a power plant lost pressure May 29 in Norilsk, Russia, leaking at least 20,000 tons of oil into the nearby Ambarnaya River.
  • Jun 4, 2020
Coronavirus hit close to home for the Ablaza family of doctors, with no end in sight for the pandemic in the Philippines and its undermanned health system.
  • May 28, 2020
Masahiro Hoshino, 74, and his wife celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary on the Diamond Princess cruise ship, where he contracted the coronavirus.
  • May 27, 2020
In May, signs emerged indicating Beijing could be preparing to override Hong Kong's constitutional autonomy over local affairs.
  • May 21, 2020
The U.S. Air Force 18th Fighter Squadron Blue Foxes attended a mission briefing that ended with the playing of the “State Anthem of the Soviet Union.”
  • May 14, 2020
Take a ride inside a U.S. F-16 fighter jet, playing the role of an enemy in the skies over what the Air Force hopes will be its premiere training ground.
  • May 14, 2020
Rahmah Ghazali's family of 14 is doing its best to celebrate the month of Ramadan during a pandemic that has affected religious celebrations world-wide.
  • Apr 24, 2020