Mon, 24 Sep 2018

Philippines educator embraces ALS

MANILA, Philippines - It has been said time and again that teaching is more than just a profession. To many, it ...

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 ...

At UN, unrepentant Trump set to rattle foes, friends alike

US President Donald Trump is poised to redouble his commitment to "America First" on the most global of stages this ...

Australia Hunts for Culprits Who Place Needles in Strawberries

SYDNEY - Australia is warning culprits in a worsening fruit contamination crisis they could face 15-year jail terms. Police are ...

New Zealand Celebrates Women's Suffrage Anniversary

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - New Zealand has marked the 125th anniversary of a historic move to give women the vote. It ...

Manufacturers Shift Work From China to Avoid Tariffs

SEOUL/TOKYO - A growing number of Asian manufacturers of products ranging from memory chips to machine tools are moving to ...

Hong Kong, Taiwan Catholics upbeat over Vatican deal

Hong Kong - Worshippers at masses in Hong Kong and Taiwan were largely upbeat on Sunday about a new deal ...

SAA considers selling off assets as debt balloons

SAA is considering selling off assets after banks have refused to lend it any more money - and its debt ...

SAA bleeds cash

SAA is considering selling off assets after banks have refused to lend it any more money - and its debt ...

US-China Tensions Rise as Beijing Summons US Ambassador

Tensions between China and the United States escalated Saturday as China's Foreign Ministry summoned U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad ...

China Summons U.S. Ambassador To Protest Russia-Related Sanctions

China has summoned the U.S. ambassador in Beijing to lodge a formal protest after Washington hit a Chinese military organization ...

From teacher to minister: Molewa's life was one of service

South Africans reeled in shock on Saturday following the death of Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Edith Bowo Molewa, 61, on ...

Massive Willie le Roux boost for Rassie, Boks

Cape Town - The Springboks and their coach Rassie Erasmus have been given a massive boost with the news that ...

Alcohol responsible for one in 20 deaths worldwide: WHO

Alcohol kills three million people worldwide each year -- more than AIDS, violence and road accidents combined, the World Health ...

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 ...

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Irked over Brexit impasse, May demands new proposals

LONDON, U.K. - The U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May is facing growing anger within the country and repeated rejection by ...

Iran fumes after separatists kill dozens at military parade

AHVAZ, Iran - In one of the deadliest attacks in the country in years, Iran suffered a bloody assault on ...

Rosenstein debunks report on his strategy to topple Trump

WASHINGTON, U.S. - The federal investigation into alleged collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign, in a bid to swing ...

136 dead after ferry sinks in world's largest tropical lake

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania - In one of the year's worst disasters, about 136 people were confirmed dead and several ...

Ensure my safety: Kavanaugh accuser willing to testify

WASHINGTON, U.S. - It has been less than a week since 51-year-old research psychologist from northern California, Christine Blasey Ford ...

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 ...

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