Japan posts photos of Chinese gas work in East China Sea

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Japan released photos of Chinese offshore platforms to protest what it calls China’s unilateral development…

Myanmar gives 153 Chinese life in jail for illegal logging

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A court in northern Myanmar sentenced 153 Chinese nationals to life in prison on Wednesday after convicting them…

CEO of Japan’s Toshiba resigns over doctored books

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Toshiba’s CEO and eight other executives have resigned, taking responsibility for doctored books…

70 years after WWII, Japanese company apologizes to US POWs

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He was forced to toil in enemy mines as a prisoner of war, but James Murphy wasn’t angry or bitter…

Grievances persist despite start of new era in US-Cuba ties

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The Cuban national flag fluttered in the Washington sun Monday as the U.S. and Cuba formally ended…

Gold falls to lowest level in five years on dollar strength

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Investors are running out of reasons to own gold…

Cheating website Ashley Madison hacked, personal info posted

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The parent company of Ashley Madison, a matchmaking website for cheating spouses, says it was hacked…

Turkey blast kills 30, wounds nearly 100 near Syrian border

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An explosion rocked the Turkish city of Suruc near the Syrian border on Monday, killing 30 people…

Surfer fights off shark during South Africa comp

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Knocked off his board by an attacking shark, three-time world champion Mick Fanning punched the creature…

Paris removes ‘love locks’ from famed bridge

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Lovers in Paris, beware: City authorities are taking down thousands of padlocks affixed to the famed Pont des Arts bridge…