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As Hong Kong protests quiet down, what's next?
HONG KONG (AP) - All but a handful of protesters in Hong Kong have gone home, but the crisis that brought hundreds of ...
The Washington Times
China’s Xi to visit North Korea as US nuke diplomacy stalls
BEIJING — Chinese President Xi Jinping will make a state visit to North Korea this week, state media announced Monday, as U.S ...
1 dead, 6 rescued after avalanche leaves climbing group stranded at 17,390 feet on Pakistani mountain
One climber is dead and six others were rescued Tuesday morning after an avalanche struck the group, leaving them stranded at ...
A Muslim Family Sought Help at the Belgian Embassy in Beijing. The Police Dragged Them Out.
BEIJING — The last time Abdulhamid Tursun spoke to his wife, she was huddled in a Beijing hotel room with their four children ...
The New York Times
Quake shakes NW Japan, causes 21 injuries and minor damage
TOKYO (AP) - A powerful earthquake jolted northwestern Japan late Tuesday, causing minor injuries to 21 people and a brief ...
The Washington Times
HK leader apologises for extradition crisis, vows to stay on
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam apologised Tuesday for the political unrest that has shaken Hong Kong, but the pro-Beijing chief ...
AFP on MSN.com
The Latest: Pro-Democracy HK Lawmakers Reject Apology
Photographers aim at Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam speak on stage during a press conference at the Legislative Council ...
U.S. News & World Report
Tsunamis expected in Japanese coastal regions after earthquake
(CNN)Japan's meteorological agency has issued a tsunami warning after a 6.8 magnitude earthquake was recorded at 10:22 p.m. ...
Magician drowns while attempting Houdini-inspired river escape
Sitting on a boat on a river in West Bengal, India, magician Chanchal Lahiri had others bind him in ropes and chains and ...
The Boston Globe
China Strip Mines Political Prisoners for Their Organs
China has long been credibly accused of allowing a black market in organ sales, the kidneys, livers, etc. coming from ...