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North Korea Brings Pop Star to Talks With South

When North Korea’s delegation filed into talks to discuss Pyongyang’s participation in the Winter Olympics, one figure stood out: the reclusive state’s best-known female pop star......»»

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Philippines Shuts Down News Site Critical of Duterte

Rappler, a popular news website that has been critical of the government of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, was shut down by the country’s securities regulator, a move the company called harassment......»»

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Former Lawmaker Sadat Won"t Run for President in Egypt

Former lawmaker Mohamed Anwar Sadat said he wouldn’t seek the country’s presidency in March, an unexpected move that draws focus on an election where many say the odds are already stacked in favor of the state-backed incumbent......»»

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Apple and Tencent Reach Deal to Let WeChat Users Dole Out Tips

Apple and Chinese technology giant Tencent have settled their tiff over tips, allowing users of Tencent’s popular WeChat messaging app to resume giving monetary gifts to their favorite video-streaming stars and content creators......»»

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Subaru Predicts a 2018 Gain in U.S. Sales as Cupholders Runneth Over

Subaru Corp. is striking a rare note of optimism about American car buyers by projecting a bump in 2018 sales even as overall volume declines, as it brings a behemoth SUV with 19 cupholders to showrooms......»»

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HBO to Talent: You Won"t Get This Much Love at Netflix

Time Warner’s HBO is trying to stand apart from rival Netflix in the TV-production arms race, staking a claim as the most-selective platform, launching fewer new shows but booking more profits......»»

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Balcony Collapses at Indonesia Stock Exchange, Injuring at Least 70

A mezzanine walkway crumbled during lunch hour in the building’s busy lobby, wounding office workers and university students on a tour......»»

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Utility Jobs Lost as New Power Plants Need Fewer Workers

As coal and nuclear power plants close due to competitive pressures, the number of people employed in making electricity for the U.S. is shrinking......»»

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Looking for an Affordable Ride? Try A Mitsubishi Lot

In an era when U.S. buyers are spending record amounts for cars and trucks, Mitsubishi Motors Corp.’s low-cost showroom is a rare haven for new-vehicle buyers hunting for a less expensive and efficient way to get from Point A to Point B......»»

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Airbus Pumps Out Record Number of Jets in 2017

Boeing and Airbus both built more jets last year than ever, but not enough to lessen their backlogs. The delivery frenzy has been a boon to both planemakers but it has strained manufacturing and supply lines around the world......»»

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Lego Clicks With China"s Tencent to Develop Online Games

Lego is joining forces with Chinese internet giant Tencent to jointly develop online games for children in China, the latest move by the Danish toy maker to increase its focus on digital content......»»

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Two Suicide Bombers Attack Baghdad

Two suicide bombers blew themselves up in a square in central Baghdad, killing at least 26 people in the deadliest attack since Iraq claimed victory over Islamic State late last year......»»

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Myanmar Readies First Camp for Returning Rohingya Refugees

A top Myanmar official said Monday that a camp to house Rohingya Muslim and Hindu refugees who return from Bangladesh will be ready by its promised deadline next week......»»

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Crews Take Up Two Fronts in Cleanup of Sunken Iranian Tanker

The sinking of an Iranian tanker in the East China Sea left cleanup crews battling to contain environmental damage on two fronts—an oil slick on the surface and the light crude and engine oil carried toward the seafloor......»»

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Drone Attacks on Russian Bases in Syria Expose Security Holes

Recent attacks against Russian bases on Syria’s Mediterranean coast by improvised combat drones have exposed weaknesses in President Vladimir Putin’s efforts to cement a permanent military presence there......»»

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Balcony Collapses at Indonesia Stock Exchange, Injuring at Least 75

A mezzanine walkway crumbled during lunch hour in the building’s busy lobby, wounding office workers and university students on a tour......»»

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Carillion Fails, Forcing Government to Step In

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Collapse of U.K. Contractor Fuels Debate About Public Role of Private Companies

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Airbus Delivers Record 718 Aircraft in 2017

Airbus delivered a record number of planes in 2017 and booked more new jetliner orders than expected, marking a positive end to a difficult year for the European plane maker......»»

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Lego Clicks With China"s Tencent, Aims to Develop Online Games

Lego is joining forces with Chinese internet giant Tencent to jointly develop online games for children in China, the latest move by the Danish toy maker to increase its focus on digital content......»»

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