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10 sailors missing after U.S. destroyer collision off Singapore

(UPDATED) The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain collided with the merchant vessel Alnic MC near the Straits of Malacca in the early hours, the US Navy says

(UPDATED) The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain collided with the merchant ...

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10 sailors missing after U.S. destroyer collision off Singapore

(UPDATED) The Hong Kong government says the previous custodial terms given to the 3 young ...

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Crowds rally in Hong Kong after activists jailed

Pyongyang calls the upcoming joint exercises 'the most explicit expression of hostility' ...

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North Korea slams upcoming joint U.S.-South Korea military exercises

Australia's top court will this week examine a constitutional crisis threatening to ...

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Australia Deputy PM Baa-naby's Kiwi woes create chaos in Canberra

MAM’s vs Burgreens’ burger, which one is more delicious?

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VIDEO: Taste Test - Jakarta’s healthy burgers

In the preface to his novel 'The Guilty Secret,' Liu Yongbiao revealed that he was ...

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Chinese crime writer arrested for murders 22 years ago

The cyber court will 'offer regular people an efficient, low-cost solution' ...

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China opens its first 'cyber court'

The Taiwanese man who was arrested at the scene says he was expressing his political ...

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Samurai sword attack outside Taiwan presidential office

Nine more democracy campaigners – including the 3 'Occupy Central' founders who first ...

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Hong Kong activists fear more jailings after Wong imprisoned

The Rodong Sinmun, the official mouthpiece of the ruling Workers' Party, says the ...

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North Korea media grade South's Moon a 'fail'