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An Australian nun who irked the Philippine president by joining political rallies has defied an...
World stocks are mixed Friday as investors eye the diplomatic rhetoric over North Korea and...
Chinese state media say navy pilots aboard the country's sole operating aircraft carrier have...
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Australian nun who irked Philippine leader fights expulsion

May 25, 2018

An Australian nun who irked the Philippine president by joining political rallies has defied an Immigration Bureau order to leave the Philippines and appealed to justice officials to allow her to continue her missionary work for the poor

World stocks mixed as NKorea's restraint eases concerns

May 25, 2018

World stocks are mixed Friday as investors eye the diplomatic rhetoric over North Korea and developments in global trade disputes.

China aircraft carrier pilots complete first night missions

May 25, 2018

Chinese state media say navy pilots aboard the country's sole operating aircraft carrier have completed their first nighttime takeoffs and landings

The Latest: S. Korea PM sad that Trump-Kim summit canceled

May 25, 2018

The prime minister of South Korea is expressing sadness that the planned summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been canceled

Trump balks at North Korea's rhetoric but it has used worse

May 25, 2018

North Korea language was milder than its typical inflammatory, harsh rhetoric but enough for Trump to kill summit

Analysis: After Trump pullout, NKorea changes tune on summit

May 25, 2018

Analysis: Despite Trump's sudden withdrawal, Pyongyang still wants to make summit happen. But should it?

Thai police probe suspected illegal e-waste recycling

May 25, 2018

Police have raided factories near Bangkok that allegedly are processing illegally imported electronic waste

Canceled Trump-Kim summit tests Moon's middleman role

May 25, 2018

President Trump's decision to cancel a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un underscores the delicacy of South Korea's intermediary status as well as credibility questions President Moon Jae-in now faces

China sets trial for dissident who chronicled rights abuses

May 25, 2018

A Chinese dissident who founded a website documenting alleged rights abuses will be tried on a charge of leaking state secrets next month

Indonesia passes new terror law after attacks using children

May 25, 2018

Indonesia passes a tougher anti-terrorism law, lengthening detention periods and involving the military in counter-terrorism policing, spurred into action by recent bombings that involved children as perpetrators

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World stocks mixed as NKorea's restraint eases...

May 25, 2018

World stocks are mixed Friday as investors eye the diplomatic rhetoric over North Korea and...

Asian shares lower as NKorea cancellation adds...

May 25, 2018

Asian stock indexes mostly lower as US-North Korean summit adds geopolitical uncertainty

Global stocks subdued as US mulls auto import...

May 24, 2018

World stock markets are subdued as carmakers' shares fell after the Trump administration said it...

Asian shares mixed after Fed gives Wall Street a...

May 24, 2018

Asian shares mixed after Fed gives Wall Street a boost

Global stocks fall amid weak data, worries over...

May 23, 2018

Stock markets are mostly after weak European economic data and as U.S. President Donald Trump...