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 2019-05-21 00:24 

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Journalists quit Russia's leading business daily over report...
 2019-05-21 00:24 

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For 'Hot Zone,' Margulies confronts claustrophobia and Ebola...
 2019-05-21 00:24 

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US backs calls for Taiwan to get role at UN health assembly...
 2019-05-21 00:24 

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In Cannes, making sure cinema isn't lost in translation...
 2019-05-21 00:24 

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Austrian government collapses over Ibiza video scandal...
 2019-05-21 00:24 

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Soccer: Bologna draws 3-3 at Lazio to secure Serie A safety...
 2019-05-21 00:24 

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Brexiteer Farage splattered in latest UK milkshake attack...
 2019-05-21 00:24 

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1 in 3 of Japan's citizen judges say court experience was stressful...
 2019-05-21 00:24 

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Ukraine president takes political stage in dramatic fashion...
 2019-05-21 00:02 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 2,056.95 UP 1.24 points (open)...
 2019-05-21 00:02 

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KOSDAQ 701.83 DN 0.25 points (open)...
 2019-05-21 00:01 

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Dollar opens at 1,193.0 won DN from 1,194.2 won...
 2019-05-21 00:00 

China Post

The Latest: Trump says Tuesday special election a 'big race'...

MONTOURSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's campaign rally in Pennsylvania (all times local): 7:45 p.m. President Donald Trump is telling rallygoers in Pennsylvania that "we have a big race tomorrow" as he campaigns ...

 2019-05-21 00:00 

China Post

Golden State's Iguodala out for Game 4 with left calf injury...

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Andre Iguodala will not play for the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the Western Conference finals against the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night because of a sore left calf. Iguodala injured his calf during Game 3 on Sa...

 2019-05-21 00:00 

South China Morning Post

Hong Kong legislature plans review of security arrangements in wake of chaotic meeting over controversial extradition bill...

Hong Kong's legislature will review its security arrangements after clashes broke out during a meeting on a controversial extradition bill earlier this month, to see if access to the complex needs to be tightened.Legislative Council president Andrew L...

 2019-05-21 00:00 

South China Morning Post

How Bruce Lee and street fighting in Hong Kong helped create MMA...

As a teenager, Bruce Lee was one of the first to combine different martial arts disciplines in the city's street fights, decades before the formation of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) in America.Tap here to launch this special feature...

 2019-05-20 23:54 

Nikkei Asian Review

US eases Huawei restrictions for existing business...

NEW YORK -- The U.S. Commerce Department is scaling back some of the restrictions imposed last week on American exports to Huawei Technologies, provid...

 2019-05-20 23:46 

China Post

Prosecutors: Agent called migrants savages before hitting 1...

PHOENIX (AP) — A Border Patrol agent in Arizona sent texts calling immigrants "savages" and "subhuman" the month before using his patrol vehicle to knock over a Guatemalan man who was trying to flee, prosecutors say. Court documents ...

 2019-05-20 23:44 

Yonhap News

FM thanks UAE minister over phone for hostage rescue efforts...

SEOUL, May 21 (Yonhap) -- Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha has expressed thanks to her Unit......

 2019-05-20 23:40 

Yonhap News

U.N. says letter sent by N. Korea over U.S. seizure of ship under review...

SEOUL, May 21 (Yonhap) -- The United Nations is studying a letter sent by North Korea over......

 2019-05-20 23:31 

South China Morning Post

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Indonesia's Joko Widodo wins second term as president, as elections commission releases final tally early amid fears of unrest...

Indonesia's Joko Widodo has been re-elected as president of the world's third-biggest democracy, the elections commission said early Tuesday, beating rival Prabowo Subianto, a retired general who has vowed to challenge any victory for the incumben...

 2019-05-20 23:25 

Yonhap News

Red fire ants discovered in imported stones from China...

SEOUL, May 21 (Yonhap) -- Four red fire ants were discovered at a port in Incheon, west of......

 2019-05-20 23:17 

Yonhap News

S. Korean Koo Ja-cheol rejects 3-year offer from FC Augsburg: agent...

SEOUL, May 21 (Yonhap) -- South Korean midfielder Koo Ja-cheol has turned down an extensio......

 2019-05-20 23:07 

NHK

Iran quadruples uranium production capacity...

Iran's nuclear officials say they have quadrupled the country's capacity to produce low-enriched uranium, amid escalating tensions with the United States....

 2019-05-20 23:05 

South China Morning Post

Michael Bloomberg to host second edition of New Economy Forum in Beijing as planned in November...

A high-profile global forum launched by US media mogul Michael Bloomberg to rival the World Economic Forum in Davos will be held in Beijing in November, after the inaugural edition had to be moved to Singapore last year because of a scheduling conflict.Mo...

 2019-05-20 23:00 

China Post

Schwartz, Tarasenko have Blues close to Cup Final...

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jaden Schwartz is on a scoring run that has the St. Louis Blues dreaming big. Schwartz's hat trick in Game 5 on Sunday helped give the Blues a 3-2 series lead against the San Jose Sharks in the Western Conference final and set t...

 2019-05-20 23:00 

South China Morning Post

Australian election: was the Labor Party's loss a setback for China's interests?...

Prime Minister Scott Morrison may have celebrated his surprise victory in Australia's federal election over the weekend by calling it a "miracle", but state-run media in China saw little reason to cheer.In an editorial published hours after it...

 2019-05-20 23:00 

South China Morning Post

[ Hong Kong ]

'Trojan horse' medical law will lead to flood of underqualified doctors from mainland China, claim Hong Kong lawmakers...

A bill put forward by a pro-establishment lawmaker to ease rules to help attract foreign doctors to work in Hong Kong has been branded a "Trojan horse", that would result in the influx of mainland Chinese practitioners and undermine the quality of...

 2019-05-20 22:59 

Nikkei Asian Review

Nike, Adidas and peers call China tariffs 'catastrophic'...

NEW YORK -- A group of 170 footwear makers and retailers, including Nike, Adidas, Clarks, Crocs, Reebok, and Skechers, jointly sent an open lette...

 2019-05-20 22:47 

China Post

Oregon joins effort to solve crimes against Native women...

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Native American women have gone missing or been killed at alarming rates, federal and private studies show, and there is growing concern that confusion by law enforcement over who has jurisdiction can lead to lax pursuit of cases ...

 2019-05-20 22:47 

China Post

Kentucky governor gets election-eve boost from Trump...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — President Donald Trump refers to Gov. Matt Bevin as his "good friend" and urges Kentucky Republicans to support the governor's reelection in a recorded phone message on the eve of the state's primary election. ...

 2019-05-20 22:46 

China Post

Trump says Iran provocations will be met with 'great force'...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is threatening to meet provocations by Iran with "great force," but says he's also willing to negotiate. Trump spoke to reporters as he left the White House Monday evening en route to a rally in P...

 2019-05-20 22:46 

China Post

Trump to hold Pennsylvania rally days after rival Biden did...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is heading to Pennsylvania to campaign for a Republican congressional candidate — and himself. Trump's appearance Monday in the key battleground state comes two days after 2020 Democratic presidenti...

 2019-05-20 22:46 

China Post

In Alabama, Sanders makes appeal to Deep South black voters...

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders made an appeal Monday to black voters in the Deep South, stopping at a historically African American church and calling health care a "human right" that he equated to t...

 2019-05-20 22:45 

China Post

The Latest: Teen accused in gun case pleads not guilty...

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on an armed student who was tackled at a Portland, Oregon, school (all times local): 3 p.m. A high school senior who authorities say brought a shotgun to a Portland, Oregon, school but was tackled by a security guard...

 2019-05-20 22:45 

China Post

Manning not worried about having Jones waiting in the wings...

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Eli Manning hasn't been looking over his shoulder since the New York Giants took heir apparent Daniel Jones with the sixth pick overall in the NFL draft. The 38-year-old Manning is always focused on what he can contr...

 2019-05-20 22:45 

China Post

Leonard, Raptors hope to shake off fatigue for Game 4...

TORONTO (AP) — For Kawhi Leonard and the Raptors, Monday was all about rest and recovery. Coming off a season in which he sat out 22 regular-season games and never played on back-to-back nights as part of a plan to manage his workload, Leonard playe...

 2019-05-20 22:45 

China Post

AP Explains: US sanctions on Huawei bite, but who gets hurt?...

Trump administration sanctions against Huawei have begun to bite even before their dimensions are fully understood. U.S. companies that supply the Chinese tech powerhouse with computer chips saw their stock prices slump Monday, and Huawei faces decimated ...

 2019-05-20 22:30 

South China Morning Post

Singapore's Carousell aims to cash in on growing desire for sustainability with online classified ads app...

When Quek Siu Rui chose to attend business school at the National University of Singapore, he imagined a career as a consultant or banker not as the leader of a multimillion-dollar start-up that would redefine the region's classifieds industry.Quek is...

 2019-05-20 22:24 

The Mainichi

Japanese man gets 15-year prison sentence in China for spying...
 2019-05-20 22:24 

The Mainichi

New M'bishi Motors CEO vows to achieve growth through alliance...
 2019-05-20 22:24 

The Mainichi

S&P cuts rating outlook on Nissan to negative amid weak US sales...
 2019-05-20 22:24 

The Mainichi

Baseball: Former Red Sox pitcher Uehara announces retirement...
 2019-05-20 22:24 

The Mainichi

Foreign former defense chiefs, premier to be decorated in Japan...
 2019-05-20 22:24 

The Mainichi

EU rejects claim that its car exports threaten US security...
 2019-05-20 22:24 

The Mainichi

US stocks fall as Huawei ban prompts sell-off in chipmakers...
 2019-05-20 22:24 

The Mainichi

Man arrested for threatening to kill NGT48 spin-off group member...
 2019-05-20 22:24 

The Mainichi

Man given reduced sentence for 2016 murders after mental examination...
 2019-05-20 22:24 

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China's pig disease outbreak pushes up global pork prices...
 2019-05-20 22:24 

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Reports: Iran quadruples production of enriched uranium...

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