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Wednesday, Aug 15

04

Judge may acquit women or call defense in Kim Jong Nam trial

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FILE - This combination of the Oct. 2, 2017 file photos shows Indonesian Siti Aisyah, left, and Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, right, escorted by police as they leave a court hearing in Shah Alam, Malaysi...

Tuesday, Aug 14

19

In Haiti, slight progress for LGBT rights is seen as victory

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Yaisah Val a transgender woman get her makeup done at her home in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, on July 12, 2018. Val recently came out publicly as a transgender woman on YouTube, a potentially risky move in ...

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Assaults by Taliban raise questions about US plan for peace

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In this Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, photo, Afghan security personnel patrol in the city of Ghazni province west of Kabul, Afghanistan. A Taliban assault on Ghazni, a key city linking areas of Taliban influ...

Monday, Aug 13

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Taliban offensive exposes fragile US hopes for Afghan peace

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In this Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, photo, Afghan security personnel patrol in the city of Ghazni province west of Kabul, Afghanistan. A Taliban assault on Ghazni, a key city linking areas of Taliban influ...

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Taliban advance causes disappointment in Afghan government

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For the fourth straight day, Afghan security forces have been fighting the Taliban in Ghazni, a key provincial capital in the east of the country. The insurgents have been attempting to seize control ...

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North and South Korea to hold third peace summit in Pyongyang

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Envoys from North and South Korea announced on Monday they had reached agreement to hold the upcoming peace summit in the North’s capital of Pyongyang next month. It will mark the third meeting betwee...

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Newest US sanctions against Russia hit an economic nerve

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Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev speaks during a meeting in Kamchatka Peninsula region, Russian Far East, Russia, Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. Russia's prime minister sternly warned the United States ...

Sunday, Aug 12

10

Soprano Gasdia reboots troubled Verona Arena opera festival

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Spectators watch Rossini’s ‘’Barbiere di Siviglia’’ at the Verona Arena, in Verona, Northern Italy, Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018. After the colossal Roman-era Verona Arena amphitheater lost audience and pre...

04

Singapore film about modern slavery and love wins at Locarno Film Festival

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A thriller/love story about modern slavery and a migrant Chinese construction worker who vanishes in Singapore has won the Golden Leopard (“Pardo d’oro”) for best film at the Locarno Film Festival in ...

Saturday, Aug 11

20

Taliban travel from Afghanistan to Uzbekistan for talks

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FILE - In this Sept. 23, 2016 file photo, Uzbekistan's Minister for Foreign Affairs Abdulaziz Kamilov addresses the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly, at U.N. headquarters. Taliban a...

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The best Zach Johnson? Club pro 1 shot better than other ZJ

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Zach J. Johnson practices on the 10th hole for the PGA Championship golf tournament Monday, Aug. 6, 2018, at Bellerive in Saint Louis. Johnson will be playing in the tournament that includes the more ...

Friday, Aug 10

23

FANTASY PLAYS: RB position in fantasy all about workload

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Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley, right, runs a drill with quarterback Jared Goff during a joint NFL football training camp practice at the Baltimore Raven's headquarters, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 20...

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Can Taiwan counter China’s mounting pressure?

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On July 24, China successfully lobbied five other members of the East Asian Olympic Committee to revoke Taiwan’s right to host its first-ever East Asian Youth Games next year. Recently, a group of Tai...

Thursday, Aug 9

05

Taiwan Today: Weightlifter Kuo Hsing-chun to be Taiwan’s flag bearer at Asian Games, Winnie the Pooh tweet shows Taiwan’s freedom of speech

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Olympic weightlifter Kuo Hsing-chun (郭婞淳) will carry the flag of the Taiwan team at the 2018 Asian Games in Indonesia later this month, a top Sport Administration (SA) official said Wednesday. SA Dire...

Wednesday, Aug 8

03

Myanmar’s democracy movement 30 years on – military still calls the shots

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Thirty years ago, hundreds of thousands of people took part in protests across Myanmar, demanding an end to the one-party rule. The call for democracy became stronger and clearer when Aung San Suu Kyi ...

Monday, Aug 6

16

Ukraine's Roma live in fear amid wave of nationalist attacks

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In this photo taken on Monday, June 4, 2018 and provided by OSCE Project Co-ordinator in Ukraine Press Service, Roma activist Myroslav Horvat of the World Roma Organization, center, gestures while spe...

09

Yemen: US allies don't defeat al-Qaida but pay it to go away

Coalition-backed fighters advance on Yemen’s Red Sea port town of Mocha in this Jan. 11 2017, photo. The coalition forces eventually captured the town from Shiite rebels known as Houthis. Some fighter...

Taiwanese actress Vivian Sung causes social media storm for calling Taiwan her “Favorite Country” in an old interview

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Taipei-”Does Taiwan belong to China?” Such issue is always thorny in any occasion. A female actress Vivian Sung(宋芸樺) from Taiwan is brought into this swamp. Born on 21th October 1992, Vivian Sung beca...

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'Murphy Brown' revival to tackle MeToo movement, free press

Stephen Hill, from left, Zachary Knighton, Peter M Lenkov, Jay Hernandez, Perdita Weeks, Tim Kang and Eric Guggenheim participate in the "Magnum P.I" panel during the Television Critics Association Su...

Sunday, Aug 5

10

Digging up Franco: Spain divided over dictator's legacy

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MADRID (AP) — Even in his grave, the 20th-century dictator who ruled Spain with an iron fist keeps dividing the country. Spain’s new center-left government says removing the embalmed body of Gen. Fran...

Saturday, Aug 4

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Bangladesh students injured as police clash with road safety protesters

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A week of student protests in Bangladesh culminated with police clashing with students on the streets of Dhaka on Saturday, according to reports from the scene. Citing emergency ward doctor Abdus Shab...

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Election crackdown runs into speed-tweeting human 'bots'

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FILE - In this April 10, 2018 file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrives to testify before a joint hearing of the Commerce and Judiciary Committees on Capitol Hill in Washington about the use of ...

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Facebook's revelations: Real change or window dressing?

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FILE - In this April 18, 2017 file photo, Conference workers speak in front of a demo booth at Facebook's annual F8 developer conference, in San Jose, Calif. For a company bent on making the world mor...

Friday, Aug 3

21

A last showdown looms over Syrian opposition stronghold

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This photo provided on Monday, July 22, 2018, by the al-Qaida-affiliated Ibaa News Network, purports to show militants of the al-Qaida-linked coalition known as Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham, Hay'at Tahrir al ...

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Florida lobster fishermen fear trade war amid Irma recovery

In this Monday, July 23, 2018 photo, lobster fisherman Ernie Piton looks out from his boat Risky Business in Key Largo, in the Florida Keys. Lobster fishermen in the Florida Keys fear a trade war with ...

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Afghanistan: Shiite mosque suicide bomb blast leaves dozens dead

A Shiite mosque in the eastern Afghan city of Gardiz was the target of a suicide attack on Friday, local health officials told media. “We have 20 people killed and around 50 others were wounded,” Gene...

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White House Mideast team staffing up for peace plan rollout

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FILE - In this June 29, 2018, file photo, White House adviser Jared Kushner speaks with people as they wait for President Donald Trump to arrive to speak about taxes during an event in the East Room o...

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Taiwan Today: Shen’ao power plant negotiations still ongoing, Taiwan to seek 100% renewable energy by 2030

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According to local media reports, the Cabinet was considering stopping the expansion work at the Shen'ao plant, pending approval by Premier Lai Ching-te (賴清德), after the Presidential Office intervened ...

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Trump staffs up Mideast team for peace plan rollout

FILE - In this June 29, 2018, file photo, White House adviser Jared Kushner speaks with people as they wait for President Donald Trump to arrive to speak about taxes during an event in the East Room o...

Thursday, Aug 2

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In Syria, civil registers disclose hundreds of prison deaths

This combination photo of three undated portraits, shows the Khoulani brothers Mohammad, left, Majd, center, and Abdelsattar, from Daraya, near Damascus, Syria, who all died in prison this decade. The ...