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Nicki Minaj called Miley Cyrus out at the MTV Video Music Awards after the 22-year-old said in an interview that the rapper was being a poor sport about not receiving a nomination for video of the year.

After collecting best hip-hop video for "Anaconda" on Sunday, Minaj told the audience…

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Japan's factory output fell 0.6% month-on-month in July, worse than market expectations, official data showed on Monday.

The reading from the industry ministry was weaker than the median forecast for an increase of 0.1% in a survey of economists carried out by Bloomberg News.

In June, industrial production rose 1.1%…

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On the edge of a Hungarian cornfield, the beam from a car's headlights reflects in their eyes: Europe's newest residents catching their breaths, fresh from evading border police.

Emotions swing from forlorn to triumphant and back again on this migrant-besieged frontier, as thousands of exhausted trekkers achieve one goal only…

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Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak poured scorn Sunday on a huge two-day rally that brought together tens of thousands of yellow-shirted protesters demanding his resignation over a financial scandal.

Large crowd of protesters camped overnight on the streets of Kuala Lumpur wearing yellow shirts of the Bersih movement —…

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President Barack Obama will change the name of North America's tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali, the White House said Sunday, bestowing the traditional Alaska Native name on the eve of a historic presidential visit to Alaska.

By renaming the peak Denali, an Athabascan word meaning "the high…

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In 2008, anime fans around the world would have loved to trade places with Catherine St. Onge, better known by her stage name, Himeka. The then-27-year-old Canadian singer had just won a national anime song contest in Japan, besting over 3,000 rivals to secure a recording contract and guaranteed theme…

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Thai police said Sunday a foreigner arrested in connection with the deadly Bangkok bombing was part of a people-smuggling gang who may have launched an attack in response to a crackdown on their trade.

The unidentified foreigner, who is being held in military custody at an undisclosed location, was seized…

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Forget the Big Mac attack. Now is the time of the snack attack.

After years of slinging super-sized servings, some fast-food chains are starting to see the benefits of offering daintier bites. That includes mini-hot dogs, little chicken sandwiches and shakes that are smaller than a small.

It's all intended…

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Isshu Rakusai, 32, was always something of a computer prodigy. He taught himself to program at the age of 12 and launched his first startup, Kamilabo, when he was still a high school student in Kyoto. Its service, Kamicopi, “was like Evernote, but before the cloud,” he tells The Journal.…

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