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RV driver led police on a wild high-speed chase

America: CNN - 1 hour 39 min ago
A suspect who led California Highway Patrol officers on a wild high-speed chase through the San Fernando Valley Tuesday evening has been arrested.

India claims new first for world’s fastest cruise missile

Asia/Pacific - 3 hours 1 min ago
India said the world’s fastest cruise missile passed another key test Wednesday when it successfully hit a land target after being fired from a fighter ...

Daichi Osera, Tsubasa Aizawa carry red-hot Carp to ninth straight win

Japan: Sports - 3 hours 1 min ago
Daichi Osera threw a complete game and contributed with his bat as he pitched the Hiroshima Carp to their ninth straight win, a 3-1 victory ...

J2 side Nagasaki reaches Levain Cup playoff round

Japan: Sports - 3 hours 1 min ago
Yu Hasegawa scored the winner and Yuki Omoto added another in second-half injury time as second-division V-Varen Nagasaki booked a spot in the Levain Cup ...

Hong Kong activists secure refugee status in Germany

Asia/Pacific - 3 hours 10 min ago
Germany has granted refugee status to two Hong Kong activists facing charges at home, one of them said on Wednesday, in what is apparently the ...

Hiroshima spoils Keisuke Honda’s Victory farewell

Japan: Sports - 3 hours 12 min ago
Yusuke Minagawa scored the 73rd-minute winner on Wednesday as Sanfrecce Hiroshima beat Keisuke Honda’s Melbourne Victory 3-1 in the final group round of the Asian ...

First US state legalizes composting of human bodies

America: CNN - 3 hours 19 min ago
Washington has become the first state in the nation to pass a law allowing composting as an alternative to burial or cremation of human remains.

Junnosuke Taguchi, ex-member of boy Japanese boy band KAT-TUN, arrested over marijuana possession

News from Japan - 4 hours 18 min ago
Junnosuke Taguchi, a former member of Japanese boy band KAT-TUN, was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of possessing marijuana, the Narcotics Control Department said.The department arrested ...

Yamanashi governor looks to draw up Mt. Fuji railway plan in 2 years

News from Japan - 4 hours 49 min ago
The governor of Yamanashi Prefecture said Wednesday he will draw up in two years a railway plan to connect the bottom and the fifth station ...

Man nabbed for pointing laser at U.S. military plane in Tokyo suburb

News from Japan - 4 hours 49 min ago
Police said Wednesday they have arrested a man on suspicion of aiming a laser pointer at a U.S. military aircraft flying in the vicinity of ...

U.S. weighs blacklisting Chinese surveillance firms

Asia/Pacific - 5 hours 22 min ago
U.S. President Donald Trump is considering blacklisting two Chinese surveillance giants, Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co. and Zheijiang Dahua Technology Co., over accusations of human ...

Trump lawyers to fight House subpoenas for bank records in hearing

America: CNN - 5 hours 57 min ago
A federal judge in New York on Wednesday will field another clash over House Democrats' pursuit of President Donald Trump's financial records.