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Cambodian Monks, Activists March to Demand Casino's Destruction

A group of Cambodian monks and environmental activists entered their second day of a nine-day march on Wednesday to the ...


US Funds Trip for Ag Firms to Find Customers in Vietnam

HO CHI MINH CITY - As concerns grow in Vietnam about sanitary food, a U.S. government-led delegation is completing a ...


How Mister Rogers' faith shaped his idea of children's television

The beloved children's television icon Fred Rogers - who is played by actor Tom Hanks in the upcoming film "A ...


Lower refugee limits are weakening resettlement in the US

President Donald Trump announced that the U.S. will cut the number of refugees it will accept to 18,000 in fiscal ...


Southeast Asia

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Climate bond to fund Hanuman wind farm in Thailand

BANGKOK, Thailand - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will invest 3 billion Thai baht ($98.7 million) in Energy Absolute's maiden ...

Pressure on Pakistan to deliver on FATF action plan: Army Chief

New Delhi [India], Oct 19 (ANI): Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Saturday asserted that there is pressure on Pakistan ...

Vietnamese Hoa Hao Follower Goes on Hunger Strike in Prison

A jailed member of a dissident Vietnamese religious group has gone on hunger strike to protest being moved to a ...

Myanmar's Rakhine Conflict Takes Toll on Firefighters, Police

An official from Rakhine state's fire department in western Myanmar on Tuesday appealed to the Arakan Army to release firefighters ...

Cambodian Monks, Activists March to Demand Casino's Destruction

A group of Cambodian monks and environmental activists entered their second day of a nine-day march on Wednesday to the ...

Interview: ?I?m Disappointed in Their Silence?

Sam Brownback is a lawyer, former United States Senator and former governor of the state of Kansas who has served ...

Business

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Dow Jones drops 256 points Friday, dollar shatters

NEW YORK, New York - With the Trump administration in disarray and a growing concern globally that the country's chief ...

Economic growth in China slows to three-decades low

BEIJING, China - The U.S.-China trade war cotnues to batter the Chinese economy, with third quarter GDP slowing to its ...

Stock markets in Asia mixed on Friday, pound flirts with 1.2900

SYDNEY, Australia - Japan's stock markets made headway on Friday, but the rest of the region languished.The British pound was ...

Trump administration to lose another top official

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry is to quit the Trump administration.Perry, according to U.S. President Donald Trump ...

U.S. stocks advance on Brexit breakthrough

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. markets welcomed a breakthrough in the ongoing Brexit saga with UK Prime Minister Boris ...

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Explosion targets worshippers at Mosque near Jalalabad in Afghanistan

JALALABAD, Afghanistan - Dozens of worshippers have been killed and scores more wounded Friday in an explosion at a mosque ...


Deaths mount in north Syria in midst of confusion over ceasefire

NORTHEAST SYRIA - A total of sixty-four Syrian rebels fighting alongside Turkish forces have been killed in the offensive which ...


Venezuelans win seat on Human Rights Council despite U.S. opposition

NEW YORK, New York - Despite fierce opposition by the United States, Venezuela won a seat on the UN Human ...


Astonishing victory for Johnson as he agrees Brexit deal with EU

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday has stunned the UK and the world with an announcement ...


Ecuador's Moreno Scraps Fuel Subsidy Cuts in Big Win for Indigenous G

QUITO - Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno on Monday officially scrapped his own law to cut expensive fuel subsidies after days ...


UK parents in mourning call U.S. National Security Advisor a 'thug'

WASHINGTON - A British couple grieving over their son's death in a car accident say they feel they were "ambushed" ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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