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At least 140 people feared buried in massive Chinese landslide

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 05:35
Chinese rescuers scoured through rocks Saturday in a frantic search for more than 140 people feared buried after a landslide smashed through a mountain village ...
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Trump OKs $2 billion surveillance drone sale to India

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 05:04
The Trump administration has authorized the sale of unarmed surveillance drones to India, the manufacturer said Friday, as the two nations’ leaders prepare for their ...
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North Korea denies torturing Warmbier, says it is ‘biggest victim’ in U.S. student’s death

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 03:09
North Korea has issued its first comments on the death of U.S. college student Otto Warmbier, who had been held by Pyongyang for more than ...
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Friend of ousted South Korean president gets 3 years in prison

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 04:03
A South Korean court on Friday sentenced a longtime friend of ousted President Park Geun-hye to three years in prison for using her presidential ties ...
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North Korea reportedly tested possible ICBM rocket engine

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 03:49
North Korea on Wednesday conducted another test of a rocket engine that could potentially be used on a future intercontinental ballistic missile, Fox News reported ...
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Moon calls on Xi to do more to thwart North Korea’s nuclear program, voices concern over Japan’s defense spending

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 22:03
South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Thursday China should do more to rein in North Korea’s nuclear program and he would call on President ...
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North Korea calls Trump a ‘psychopath’ planning war amid trouble at home

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 08:14
North Korea on Thursday called U.S. President Donald Trump a “psychopath” as tensions soar following the death of American student Otto Warmbier, who was evacuated ...
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Parents in China sound alarm on toothpick crossbow ‘toys’

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 06:27
Handheld crossbows that can fire out needles and nails are the latest must-have toy in China, but anxious parents want them banned before a young ...
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German teen suspected of shooting toy gun at Thai king

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 06:10
German prosecutors said on Wednesday they were investigating a 14-year-old boy suspected of shooting plastic bullets from a toy gun at the King of Thailand ...
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U.S. asks China to do more to rein in North Korea

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 06:04
The United States pressed China to exert more economic and diplomatic pressure on North Korea to help rein in its nuclear and missile programs during ...
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Party culture scrutinized at tour agency used by Otto Warmbier on North Korea trip

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 05:49
Beer-soaked “booze cruises” down North Korea’s Taedong River. Scuba diving trips off the country’s eastern coast. St. Patrick’s Day pub crawls in Pyongyang featuring drinking ...
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German teenagers shoot at Thai king with rubber pellets

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 14:22
Thailand’s king was targeted by two teenagers firing rubber pellets while he was cycling in southern Germany’s Bavaria, prosecutors told AFP on Wednesday. “I can ...
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After Trump tweet, China says it works nonstop on North Korea

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 13:49
China said Wednesday it has made “unremitting” efforts to ease tensions with North Korea after U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted that Beijing had not succeeded ...
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Philippines says Islamist militants took hostages in retreat from school

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 11:38
The Philippine military said Islamist militants who had holed up in a primary school in the south early on Wednesday had retreated after a gunbattle ...
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After Warmbier death, U.S. weighs ban on travel to North Korea

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 07:50
The Trump administration is considering banning travel by U.S. citizens to North Korea, officials said Tuesday, as outrage grew over the death of American student ...
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Looking back: The Hong Kongers who left

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 07:48
In the years leading up to the return of Hong Kong to China by Britain in 1997, thousands of residents fearful of the future under ...
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Trump says China efforts on North Korea haven’t ‘worked out’

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 07:48
U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday that efforts by China to rein in North Korea have failed, suggesting he’s weighing new options to deal with ...
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Ohio coroner performs external exam of ex-North Korea prisoner Otto Warmbier before funeral service at school

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 04:54
A public funeral service is planned Thursday at a high school attended by a 22-year-old college student who was held for nearly a year and ...
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U.S. sends bombers to drill with Japan, South Korea as Moon lambastes North over Warmbier death

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 13:08
The U.S. Air Force sent two B-1B strategic bombers stationed on Guam on a wide-ranging flight for joint drills with the Air Self-Defense Force and ...
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Warmbier death is latest twist in fraught U.S.-North Korea ties

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 10:41
Otto Warmbier, an American college student who fell into a coma while detained by North Korea and was returned to the U.S. last week in ...
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