The Sony Pictures comedy The Interview opens in some US cinemas and online, after a major cyber-attack and threats over its release.
Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif says new military courts will hear terrorism-related cases after an agreement between political parties.
Dozens of people pocket millions of Hong Kong dollars after a van crashes on a major road, spreading banknotes across the tarmac.
Hong Kong crash sparks money grab
North Korea websites back online
North Korea threatens US over Sony
Climate of fear in Turkmenistan
Pakistan forces 'kill five Taliban'