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U.S. intelligence officials are closely watching developments during China's 19th Party Congress, calling it a key test for Chinese President Xi Jinping and a telling...
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Japanese Prime Minster Shinzo Abe's conservative coalition is increasingly confident it will win a decisive victory in Sunday's early election, and hold on to its...
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A mass transit strike in the Philippines this week risks more disruptive collective action unless drivers and the government settle differences over costly upgrades to...
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A top official in China has praised President Xi Jinping's expansive anti-corruption drive, arguing it has helped stop coup plotters from threatening the party's tight...
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U.S. President Donald Trump has celebrated the Hindu holiday of Diwali, known as the festival of lights, in a lamp-lighting ceremony in the Oval Office....
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Advocates of renewable energy in the United States point to its increasingly competitive cost in arguing against greater use of fossil fuels.  Experts at a...
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Former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has been indicted on corruption charges stemming from information taken from the so-called "Panama Papers." The country's...
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The Bangladeshi government has registered thousands of orphans in Rohingya refugee camps as officials and aid groups attempt to figure out a plan to deal...
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North Korea's government has relied for decades on illicit trade to fill its coffers, but a new report notes what appears to be a recent...
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Hundreds of thousands of ethnic Muslim Rohingya have fled Myanmar for neighboring Bangladesh, pushed out of their homes in what the United Nations calls "textbook...
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During last year's U.S. election campaign, then candidate Donald Trump vowed to be a disruptive force in Washington if he won the presidency.  Trump has...
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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has given a rare, major foreign policy speech outlining the Trump administration's south Asia policy, reaching out to India to...
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U.S. President Donald Trump said Wednesday that it shows "total disrespect for our great country" that National Football League team owners have decided to not...
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U.S. President Donald Trump has denied Congresswoman Frederica Wilson's claim that he told the widow of a soldier killed in Niger her husband "knew what...
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At the opening of a top level political meeting Wednesday, Chinese President Xi Jinping gave a sober assessment of the challenges facing the world's second...
U.S. President Donald Trump said he had "very productive" discussions at the White House Tuesday with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras that focused on military...
At least 52 people are dead and 200 more wounded in a terrorist attack on a police training center in eastern Afghanistan Tuesday. ...
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Among the 1900s-era row of brick buildings on a Queens, New York Avenue, Lotus Deli is a one-stop shop for warm breakfast sandwiches, batteries, cigarettes,...
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The European Union will send its top diplomat Federica Mogherini to Washington to fight for the Iran nuclear deal, which U.S. President Donald Trump has...
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U.S. President Donald Trump is heading to five Asian countries early next month, looking to ramp up pressure against North Korea's nuclear weapons development, but...
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