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Asian shares mostly lower as investors look to New! 2019-06-26 03:21:19TOKYO (AP) - Asian shares were mostly lower Wednesday as investors awaited developments on the trade friction between the U.S. and China at the Group

Seoul: US, N Korea in talks to set New! 2019-06-26 03:09:12SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - North Korean and U.S. officials are holding "behind-the-scenes talks" to arrange a third summit between President Donald T

The Latest: Oman says it will open embassy New! 2019-06-26 03:05:32MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) - The Latest on developments surrounding a U.S.-hosted conference in Bahrain about Washington's economic plan for the Palestinia

IMF, World Bank chiefs address US plan for New! 2019-06-26 02:18:27MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) - The heads of international financial institutions and global investors are addressing a conference intended to boost a $50 bill

Experts fear 'snowball effect' as Iran abandons nuclear New! 2019-06-26 02:07:07DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - As Iran prepares to surpass limits set by its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, each step it takes narrows the t

US military says 2 service members killed in New! 2019-06-25 23:54:42KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - The U.S. military said two of its service members were killed on Wednesday in Afghanistan, but did not offer any details sur

North Korea says it won't surrender to US-led New! 2019-06-25 23:31:10SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - North Korea said Wednesday it won't surrender to U.S.-led sanctions and accused Washington of trying to "bring us to our k

Big plastic user Japan fights waste ahead of New! 2019-06-25 23:20:17TOKYO (AP) - Japan has a plastic problem. In a country where cleanliness and neat packaging have long been considered good service, almost everything,

Protesters urge discussion of Hong Kong issues at New! 2019-06-25 23:01:27HONG KONG (AP) - Hong Kong activists opposed to contentious extradition legislation on Wednesday called on leaders of the U.S., the European Union and

China suspends Canadian meat imports amid Huawei dispute New! 2019-06-25 20:22:01TORONTO (AP) - China is suspending all meat imports from Canada amid their dispute over the Canadian detention of a top executive at the Chinese tech

Iran war fight snags Senate debate over massive New! 2019-06-25 20:07:04As President Trump and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani exchanged escalating rhetorical jabs Tuesday, the Senate fell into a bitter divide of its own

Trump protocol chief out ahead of major summit New! 2019-06-25 19:48:58WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's chief of protocol, Sean Lawler, is leaving the administration ahead of Trump's departure for the Group of

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Melania Trump's spokesperson named new White House press New! 2019-06-25 13:39:58Melania Trump has announced that her spokesperson will be the new official voice of the White House.

Erdogan congratulates new Istanbul mayor, says he respects New! 2019-06-25 13:28:21In his first public appearance since a crushing defeat in a rerun election for mayor of Istanbul, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan vows to draw

New England truck driver pleads not guilty in 2019-06-25 12:47:55A lawyer for a pickup truck driver blamed for causing a collision that killed seven motorcyclists has entered a not guilty plea on his behalf.

Head of U.S. border protection resigns as 100 2019-06-25 12:36:36U.S. government officials say they've moved more than 100 kids back to a remote border facility where lawyers reported detained children were caring

Khashoggi fiancée presses for UN probe into his 2019-06-25 12:27:36The fiancée of slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi took her campaign for justice in his killing to the United Nations' top human rights body Tues

Chinese official tells UN that Uighur camps are 2019-06-25 11:02:51The vice-governor of China's Xinjiang region responds to international condemnation of state-run detention camps by saying they were vocational centr

Boris Johnson warns EU against tariffs if Brexit 2019-06-25 09:39:22Boris Johnson, the favourite to become British prime minister, says he is prepared to lead Britain out of the European Union without a deal on Oct. 31

Trump says woman who accused him of sexual 2019-06-25 09:19:50U.S. President Donald Trump said Monday a New York-based advice columnist who has accused him of sexually assaulting her in a department store in the

Police release more than 1,000 files, including video, 2019-06-25 09:18:27Chicago police have released more than 1,000 files from the investigation into Jussie Smollett's claim he was attacked by two men, including video fo

Michael Jackson tributes flow on 10th death anniversary 2019-06-25 08:59:53Michael Jackson's estate paid tribute to his artistry and charity Tuesday as fans make final preparations for gatherings to celebrate his memory on t

U.S. launches Mideast peace plan in Bahrain with 2019-06-25 07:33:05The administration of U.S. President Donald Trump prepared to launch its $50 billion US economic formula for Israeli-Palestinian peace in Bahrain on T

Iran calls new U.S. sanctions 'outrageous and idiotic' 2019-06-25 05:52:15Iran has criticized new U.S. sanctions targeting the Islamic Republic's supreme leader and other top officials, saying Tuesday the measures spell the


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'Pilots were not to blame for 737 crash' 2019-06-16 19:25:00The boss of Ethiopian Airlines has rejected the idea his pilots were at fault in 737 Max crash.

Brexit uncertainty 'hitting UK business investment' 2019-06-16 19:16:38Companies should be investing in measures aimed at growth, says the British Chambers of Commerce.

CEO Secrets: My clubs aren't 'pale, stale and 2019-06-16 19:06:43Entrepreneur Ronald Ndoro talks about his vision for private members' clubs in the 21st century.

Carole Ghosn: 'I'm a housewife, not a conniving 2019-06-16 19:02:06The wife of former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn speaks out about his detention and campaign to free him.

Carole Ghosn calls for President Trump to back 2019-06-16 19:00:19The wife of the former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn wants pressure put on Japan over his legal battle.

Argentina and Uruguay scramble to restore power after 2019-06-16 15:40:42Argentina's president promises a full investigation after a blackout left millions without electricity.

Tory leadership race: EU will renegotiate Brexit package, 2019-06-16 09:26:49Mr Hunt said if there is no prospect of a deal by 31 October he would accept a no-deal Brexit.

Babe Ruth jersey fetches record-breaking $5.64m at auction 2019-06-15 20:56:37The baseball legend's jersey becomes the most expensive piece of sports memorabilia ever sold.

Tattoos at work: Are they still an issue? 2019-06-15 19:58:56Employers have become more relaxed about visible tattoos at work, but some firms still don't allow them.

Illegal eel exporters exposed by Countryfile 2019-06-15 19:23:26International buyers offered high prices for eels caught on the River Severn in Gloucestershire.

'My parents wanted me to marry. I became 2019-06-15 19:10:43Photographer Sayan Hazra captures a day in the life of one of India's few female DJs.

India announces retaliatory trade tariffs against the US 2019-06-15 17:13:07The new duties come days before countries' leaders are expected to meet at a G20 summit in Japan.

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Japan watchdog to recommend $24 million fine for New! 2019-06-26 04:53:11Japan's markets watchdog will likely recommend that the financial regulator fine Nissan Motor Co up to 4 billion yen ($37 million) over the alleged u

Oil prices jump on U.S. crude stocks fall, New! 2019-06-26 04:08:04Oil prices hit their highest level in nearly a month on Wednesday, buoyed by an outage at a major refinery on the U.S. East Coast and industry data th

U.S. aims to restart China trade talks, will New! 2019-06-26 04:04:37The United States hopes to re-launch trade talks with China after President Donald Trump and President Xi Jinping meet in Japan on Saturday, but Washi

Japan's Abe hopes U.S., China resolve trade war New! 2019-06-26 04:04:19Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Wednesday that he hoped the United States and China would resolve their trade war through constructive dial

Bombardier exits commercial aviation with sale of regional New! 2019-06-26 03:53:20Bombardier Inc said it will sell its money-losing regional jet business to Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd (MHI) for $550 million in cash, in

Macron calls for synergies, alliances' to strengthen Renault-Nissan New! 2019-06-26 03:50:37French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday called for further synergies and alliances to strengthen the Renault-Nissan partnership in a global mark

Walmart aims to list minority stake in Japan New! 2019-06-26 03:44:17Walmart said it aims to list its Japanese supermarket unit Seiyu while keeping a majority stake in the business, amid on-and-off speculation the U.S.

TechnipFMC resolves U.S. and Brazil probes, hopes to New! 2019-06-26 03:15:34Oil services company TechnipFMC said it would pay $301.3 million to resolve anti-corruption probes with Brazilian and U.S. authorities, and added it w

TDR Capital to buy car auctioneer BCA Marketplace New! 2019-06-26 02:29:44British private equity firm TDR Capital on Wednesday said it offered to buy car auctioneer BCA Marketplace for about 1.91 billion pounds ($2.42 billio

Australian PM says Beijing should adopt reform to New! 2019-06-26 01:55:33Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Wednesday that China should reform its economy to end a trade war with the United States that is dama

Micron resumes some chip shipments to Huawei, boosting New! 2019-06-26 01:28:40Memory-chip maker Micron Technology Inc said it had resumed some shipments to China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and still expected demand for its ch

Asia stocks dip after Fed tapers aggressive easing New! 2019-06-26 01:26:46Asian stocks dipped on Wednesday and the dollar inched up from three-month lows after Federal Reserve officials tempered expectations in the markets f