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Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, left, and Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, prepare for a group photo with ASEAN leaders prior to the start of the ASEAN Plus China Summit in the ongoing 33rd ASEAN Summit and Related Summits Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018 in Singapore. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)
Asian leaders push toward pacts on South China Sea, tradeLeaders from Southeast Asia, China and other neighboring countries are meeting in Singapore, where they've cited progress on keeping peace in the South China Sea as evidence the region is managing to handle such issues on its own
The Associated Press19 minutes ago
FILE - In this Dec. 2, 2016, file photo, members of South Korean K-Pop music band BTS pose for photos on the red carpet of the 2016 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) in Hong Kong. The agency for the South Korean band BTS has apologized for a member wearing a T-shirt depicting the explosion of an atomic bomb. The Big Hit Entertainment said in a statement Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, it was offering "our sincere apologies" for "failing to take the precautions that could have prevented the wearing of such clothing by our artist." (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
BTS's agency apologizes over band member's A-bomb shirtThe agency for the South Korean band BTS has apologized for a member wearing a T-shirt depicting an atomic bombing
The Associated Press25 minutes ago
A portion of a once-classified CIA report that disclosed the existence of a drug research program dubbed "Project Medication" is photographed in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. Shortly after 9/11, the CIA considered using a drug that might work like a truth serum and force terror suspects to give up information about potential attacks. After months of research, the agency decided that a drug called Versed, a sedative often prescribed to reduce anxiety, was “possibly worth a try.” But in the end, the CIA decided not to ask government lawyers to approve its use. The American Civil Liberties Union fought in court to have the report released.  (AP Photo/Jon Elswick)
CIA considered potential truth serum for terror suspectsShortly after 9/11, the CIA considered a drug that might work like a truth serum and force terror suspects to give up information about potential attacks against the United States
The Associated Press55 minutes ago
Central American migrants, part of the caravan hoping to reach the U.S. border, receive water and oranges from people sympathetic to their plight, as they ride on the bed of a truck, on in their way to Mazatlan, Mexico, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. The U.S. government said it was starting work Tuesday to "harden" the border crossing from Tijuana, Mexico, to prepare for the arrival of a migrant caravan leapfrogging its way across western Mexico. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)
US hardens border at Tijuana to prepare for migrant caravanThe U.S. government says it is working to "harden" the border crossing from Tijuana, Mexico, to prepare for the arrival of a migrant caravan leapfrogging its way across western Mexico
The Associated Press58 minutes ago
A security official stands guard outside a perimeter fence for a secured area ahead of the APEC Economic Leaders' Week Summit in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. After three decades of promoting free trade as a panacea to poverty, the APEC grouping of nations that includes the U.S. and China is holding its lavish annual leaders meeting in the country that can least afford it. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
Expensive APEC summit sows division in host Papua New GuineaAfter three decades of promoting free trade as a panacea to poverty, the APEC grouping of nations that includes the U.S. and China is holding its lavish annual leaders meeting in the country that can least afford it
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg is interviewed by Maria Bartiromo, not pictured, during her "Mornings with Maria Bartiromo" program on the Fox Business Network, in New York, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Pilots says Boeing didn't disclose jet's new control featurePilots say Boeing didn't tell them about features of a new flight-control system that reportedly is part of investigation into deadly crash
The Associated Press1 hour ago
The interior apartment building sits destroyed after being hit by a rocket fired by Palestinian militants from Gaza, in the southern Israeli city of Ashkelon, Israel, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. Gaza militants fired dozens of rockets at southern Israel early on Tuesday, killing a man in a strike on a residential building, and warning they would escalate their attacks if Israel continues bombing targets in the Gaza Strip. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)
The Latest: UN Security Council takes no action on GazaThe U.N. Security Council has failed to agree on any action on the fighting between Israel and the Hamas militant group in Gaza
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Cambodia accuses 11 pregnant women of breaking surrogacy lawA Cambodian court has charged 11 pregnant women and seven other people with violating laws against surrogate births; Cambodia outlawed surrogacy in 2016 after becoming a destination for foreign parents
The Associated Press3 hours ago
U.S President Donald Trump, left, shakes hands with French President Emmanuel Macron during ceremonies at the Arc de Triomphe Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018 in Paris. Over 60 heads of state and government were taking part in a solemn ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the mute and powerful symbol of sacrifice to the millions who died from 1914-18. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, Pool)
Trump right and wrong on 'French' wine tariffsU.S. President Donald Trump is partly right but far from completely correct when he says that France's "big tariffs" make it hard for American vintners to sell their wines to the French
The Associated Press4 hours ago
FILE - In this March 19, 2002, file photo, two novice Buddhist monks practice Muay Thai (Thai kickboxing) during a morning training session at the Golden Horse Monastery in northern Thailand. The death of a 13-year-old boy who was knocked out during a Muay Thai boxing match in Thailand has sparked debate over whether to ban child boxing. (AP Photo/David Longstreath, File)
Child kickboxing debated in Thailand after 13-year-old diesThe death of a 13-year-old boy knocked out in a kickboxing match has sparked debate in Thailand over banning child boxing
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Sri Lanka's pro- Rajapaksa lawmaker Dinesh Gunawaradana, center in white, shakes hands with supporters as they come out from the supreme courts complex in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. Sri Lanka is in the midst of a political crisis set off by the president's decisions to remove the South Asian island nation's prime minister, dissolve Parliament and call snap elections. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena)
Sri Lankan top court suspends decree dissolving ParliamentSri Lanka's Supreme Court has suspended the president's order to dissolve Parliament and hold new elections, opening the way for lawmakers to vote on whether to accept his earlier ouster of the prime minister
The Associated Press4 hours ago
FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018 file photo, a Christie's employee displays an 18.96-carat fancy vivid pink diamond during a preview at Christie's in Geneva, Switzerland.  Christie's sold the "Pink Legacy" diamond at auction Tuesday, Nov. 13 for more than $50 million including fees, saying it's a new world record price per carat for a pink diamond. Christie's said that renowned jeweler Harry Winston was the buyer. (Martial Trezzini/Keystone via AP, file)
Pink diamond sells for more than $50M, setting world recordChristie's has sold the "Pink Legacy" diamond at auction for more than $50 million including fees, saying it's a new world record price per carat for a pink diamond
The Associated Press5 hours ago
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