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Xi Jinping heralds 'new era' of Chinese power at Communist party congress

Xi Jinping heralds 'new era' of Chinese power at Communist party congress

At start of week-long meeting, president tells delegates in 3hr 23min speech to ‘strive with endless energy toward national rejuvenation’

It was once a place of peace, but Islamic State turned Paradise Square into an execution hell hole

It was once a place of peace, but Islamic State turned Paradise Square into an execution hell hole

IT WAS once a place of peace and prosperity. But over the years, it’s turned very, very dark. WARNING: Graphic

Iraqi forces seize Kirkuk governor's office, lower Kurdish flag

Iraqi forces seize Kirkuk governor's office, lower Kurdish flag

Iraqi government forces captured the Kurdish-held city of Kirkuk on Monday, responding to a Kurdish vote on independence with a bold lightning strike that transforms the balance of...

ANALYSIS: After Harvey Weinstein, is Hollywood really set to change?

ANALYSIS: After Harvey Weinstein, is Hollywood really set to change?

A systemic problem: 'There's kind of a wink and acceptance of that type of behaviour'

Iraqi forces retake airport, military base, oil field from Kurds in Kirkuk

Iraqi forces retake airport, military base, oil field from Kurds in Kirkuk

Iraqi forces on Monday took control of a military airport from Kurdish fighters near the disputed city of Kirkuk, following tensions over a controversial independence referendum,...

Talk Until 'First Bomb Drops'

Talk Until 'First Bomb Drops'

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Sunday that diplomatic efforts aimed at resolving the North Korean crisis "will continue until the first bomb drops." His remarks come in...

Somalia: At least 230 dead in Mogadishu blast

Somalia: At least 230 dead in Mogadishu blast

A massive bomb attack in a busy area of the Somali capital Mogadishu on Saturday is now known to have killed at least 230 people, police say.

Harvey Weinstein Ousted From Motion Picture Academy

Harvey Weinstein Ousted From Motion Picture Academy

Now, the academy may be forced to contend with other problem members.

Babysitter: Harvey Weinstein interviewed me in his underwear

Babysitter: Harvey Weinstein interviewed me in his underwear

DISGRACED Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein interviewed a prospective babysitter wearing only his underwear and ended the chat with a lingering hug.

Trump to end key health-care subsidies, likely threatening marketplaces

Trump to end key health-care subsidies, likely threatening marketplaces

Cost-sharing payments that help lower-income consumers afford health plans will end, said two people briefed on the matter. The move could prompt insurers to withdraw from the...

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Harvey Weinstein's brother, Bob, has denied media reports that the film production company they co-founded could be...
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Harvey Weinstein has said "we all make mistakes - second chance I hope", as more women have come forward to accuse him...
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Xi Jinping heralds 'new era' of Chinese power at Communist party congress

Xi Jinping heralds 'new era' of Chinese...

At start of week-long meeting, president tells delegates in 3hr 23min speech to ‘strive with endless...

Talk Until 'First Bomb Drops'

Talk Until 'First Bomb Drops'

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Sunday that diplomatic efforts aimed at resolving the North...

Seoul touts graphite bomb capable of knocking out N. Korean power grid

Seoul touts graphite bomb capable of...

South Korea says it has developed technologies to produce graphite bombs capable of paralyzing North...

This Is the One Picture All of North Korea Fears Most

This Is the One Picture All of North...

Air power destroyed the DPRK in the 1950s.

Trump-Kim tensions should remind world that nuclear weapons can destroy humanity

Trump-Kim tensions should remind world...

This brings us back to Trump and Kim, two eternal adolescents who are both prone to irrational...

N. Korea says Trump comments a ‘declaration of war’

N. Korea says Trump comments a...

North Korea’s foreign minister says President Trump’s latest statement was ‘‘a declaration of war’’...

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Says He Will Call Snap Elections Next Month

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Opposition lawmakers have said there is no need to hold an election now.

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