Rights group demands release of activist

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A U.S.-based human rights group on Monday denounced the arrest of a Bangladeshi activist and demanded his immediate…

BC-WEA–Global Weather-Fahrenheit, WEA

NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous …

Slower Japanese growth weighs on markets

BANGKOK (AP) — Slower-than-expected economic growth weighed on Japan’s stock market Monday but gains were posted elsewhere in Asia following…