Sat, 22 Sep 2018

Kim Jong Un wants second meeting with Trump

SEOUL, South Korea - The South Korean President Moon Jae In, who just concluded his third meeting with the North ...

Russia blames 'tragic chance events' for Syria plane downing

MOSCOW, Russia - After accusing Israel of indirectly causing the downing of a Russian military plane near Syria, the Russian ...

China responds to Trump's new tariffs with its own duties

BEIJING, China - Worries among businesses in the U.S. and China intensified further this week, after both the countries exchanged ...

Pompeo Denounces China's Treatment Of Uyghur, Christian Minorities

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo denounced the 'awful abuses' of Muslim Uyghurs detained in Chinese reeducation camps and criticized ...

China's Top Uyghur Official Comes Under Probe

Nur Bekri, the highest ranking ethnic Uyghur in the Chinese government but seen as highly unpopular among his people, has ...

Texan Running 3-D-Printed-Guns Company Ordered to Leave Taiwan

TAIPEI / AUSTIN, TEXAS - A Texan running a 3-D printed guns company who flew to Taiwan as police investigated ...

China Mulls Purge of Foreign Content From Media, School Textbooks

The ruling Chinese Communist Party's media regulator is considering banning the broadcast of overseas-produced news during prime time on domestic ...

Chinese Dissident Couple Granted Bail But to Face Trial in Thailand

A Thai appeals court on Friday granted bail to Chinese dissidents Wu Yuhua and Yang Chong, who face charges of ...

Vatican Defends Upcoming China Deal Against 'Drastic' Critics

VATICAN CITY - The Vatican's most senior official after the pope has strongly defended an upcoming landmark deal between the ...

Pakistan Urges China to Ease Pressure on Muslim Minority

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan is urging China to ease pressures on the country's Muslim minority amid warnings by rights groups that ...

Moscow, China Lash Out Over Latest U.S. Sanctions

Russia and China have criticized new sanctions the United States has imposed over what Washington describes as Moscow's 'malign activities.' ...

With Parents Detained, Chinese State Cares for Uighur 'Orphans'

ISTANBUL - Every morning, Meripet wakes up to her nightmare: The Chinese government has turned four of her children into ...

Hong Kong's High Speed Rail Debuts Amid Political Turmoil

As the first high speed train pulls out of Hong Kong's West Kowloon Station early Sunday morning to mainland China, ...

Oldest known animal fossil discovered in Russia

PanARMENIAN.Net - Hailed as "the Holy Grail of palaeontology", scientists have confirmed that an unusual oval shape found preserved in ...

Jake White expresses interest in Wallabies job

Cape Town - Former Springboks boss Jake White has revealed that he would consider taking over the Wallabies coaching reins ...

Typhoon Kills Dozens; Philippines Searches for Reasons

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - After a super-typhoon killed 6,200 people five years ago, Filipinos figured the experience had taught their country ...

Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang Dies at 61

HANOI, VIETNAM - Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang, one of the country's top three leaders but with mostly ceremonial duties, ...

Rassie puts in Willemse request with WP

Cape Town - Damian Willemse will start at fullback for Western Province in Friday night's Currie Cup clash against Griquas ...

Trump To Address 'Iran, Skripal Case' During UN Assembly Speech

WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump will speak about Iran, the Skripal poisoning case in England, chemical weapons, and North Korea ...

Despite Optics of Inter-Korea Summit, Denuclearization Still Distant

WASHINGTON - Despite the sound bites and photos that emerged from the third summit between the leaders of South Korea ...

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Dow hits another all-time high, tech stops drop

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks around the world were at six months-highs as the global leader, the Dow Jones ...

Domestic baggage fees set to be raised by American Airlines

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Following several major U.S. carriers, American Airlines Group announced on Thursday that it would raise its domestic ...

Tesla VP of global supply management, Liam O'Connor, resigns

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Suffering yet another jolt, reports have revealed that the electric carmaker Tesla has lost yet another top ...

Uber in talks to acquire food delivery company Deliveroo

LONDON, U.K. - In a bid to expand its business offering, ride-hailing company Uber Technologies is reportedly in early talks ...

Adobe Systems buys marketing software firm Marketo

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In a deal that is set to bolster its cloud-based digital marketing business, Adobe Systems Inc has ...

Royal Bank of Scotland suffers tech problems

GLASGOW, Scotland - In an apology to customers issued on Twitter, the Royal Bank of Scotland acknowledged on Friday that ...

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