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Afghan officials: Taliban attack kills at least 7 soldiersAfghan spokesman: Taliban attack on army security post in northern Kunduz province kills at least 7 soldiers
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Kim, Moon summit is only the third between divided KoreasKim, Moon summit is only the third time that the leaders of the divided Koreas have met in the 65 years since the end of the Korean War
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Cambodia wants Thailand to hand over opposition figureCambodia says it intends to seek the extradition from Thailand of the head of an anti-government organization who was convicted in absentia on terrorism charges
The Associated Press3 hours ago
North Korean soldiers, center, walk, as South Korean soldiers stand, bottom, at the border village of Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone, South Korea, Thursday, April 26, 2018. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in will plant a commemorative tree and inspect an honor guard together after Kim walks across the border Friday for their historic summit, Seoul officials said Thursday.(Hwang Kwang-mo/Yonhap via AP)
Kim Jong Un walks south to meet his rival: Can they deal?The world is watching to see if the leaders of the rival Koreas can make progress Friday in negotiating away nuclear weapons from North Korea, which has spent decades doggedly building its bombs and missiles despite crippling sanctions
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Pakistani court rules to remove FM for hiding assetsA Pakistani court has disqualified the country's foreign minister from holding office after a petition from a rival politician sought his removal for concealing assets abroad
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Chinese vice-dean accused of 'inappropriate' behaviorA faculty member at a prestigious university in China says one of the vice-deans at the institution's media school has had his title revoked due to "inappropriate" behavior toward female students
The Associated Press5 hours ago
A man walks past an electronic board showing Hong Kong share index outside a bank in Hong Kong, Thursday, April 26, 2018. Asian stock markets were mixed on Thursday as investors digested the latest quarterly corporate earnings. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
World stocks edge up as investors await ECB commentsWorld stock markets are mostly higher as investors digest the latest quarterly corporate earnings and await comment from the head of the European Central Bank.
The Associated Press5 hours ago
China says advanced DF-26 missile deployed butChina says its advanced DF-26 intermediate-range missile has been officially incorporated into its rocket force, boosting its ability to counter opponents on land and at sea
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Death toll from fire at Indonesian oil well rises to 22The death toll from a fire at an unregulated oil well in Indonesia's Aceh province has risen to 22 following the deaths of four more victims
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Australian nun ordered to leave Philippines has no regretsAn Australian nun whose missionary visa in the Philippines was revoked after the president complained about her joining opposition rallies says social advocacy and human rights are part of church teachings
The Associated Press7 hours ago
LG to buy automotive light maker ZKW for 1.1 billion eurosLG Electronics to acquire Austrian-based automotive light maker ZKW in biggest acquisition in company's history
The Associated Press8 hours ago
China's Air Force holds training flights around rival TaiwanChina's Air Force says it is conducting training flights around the self-governing island of Taiwan that mark an "historical shift" in its combat ability
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Pakistan says Indian fire kills 2 villagers in KashmirPakistan's Foreign Ministry says Indian troops have fired across the border between the two countries in the disputed Kashmir region, killing two civilians and wounding two others
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Rival Koreas' leaders face high stakes at historic summitThe summit Friday between the two Korean leaders must lay a strong foundation for a meeting between Kim and Trump in order to make real progress toward peace on the peninsula
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Train hits school van at India crossing, killing 12 childrenA train has crashed into a school van at an ungated railroad crossing in northern India, killing 12 children
The Associated Press10 hours ago
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