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  • India-China border (Reuters TV)

    India and China Agree to End Border Standoff

    NEW DELHI/BEIJING – India and China have agreed to an “expeditious disengagement” of troops in a disputed border area where their soldiers have been locked in a... Read more

  • This picture taken on August 11, 2015 shows a Siberian tiger from a circus performing on the stage as an animal trainer beats it with a stick in Qingdao, east China's Shandong province.            (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

    ‘Exhausted’ Tiger Pushed to Breaking Point by Chinese Circus, Attacks Trainer

    Chinese spectators watching a circus show in northeast China got the fright of their lives when a tiger suddenly pounced on its trainer because it... Read more

  • An ad posted to a U.K. website offers $128,000 salary and several perks to a highly-qualified nanny willing to work 13 hours/day, 6 days a week, and travel between four residences. (Gonzalo Malpartida/Flickr)

    $128,000 Nanny Job Includes Privileges and Michelin Star Chef

    A “friendly family of six” that splits their time between homes in London, Barbados, Cape Town, and Atlanta, is being bombarded with applications for a... Read more

  • A woman reads a book at the Cambridge University Press stand at the Beijing International Book Fair in Beijing on Aug. 23, 2017. 
Just days after an outcry over an attempt to censor a British academic journal in China, hundreds of international publishing houses are courting importers at a major book fair in Beijing. / AFP PHOTO / Greg Baker / TO GO WITH China-Britain-US-censorship-education, FOCUS by Joanna CHIU        (Photo credit should read GREG BAKER/AFP/Getty Images)

    Cambridge University ‘Will Not Block e-Books’ in China After Reversing Decision to Comply with Censorship Requests

    Cambridge University announced on Aug. 24 that it “does not and will not block” e-books for the Chinese market. The statement came after Beijing asked Cambridge University Press... Read more

  • A view shows a damaged bus, which plunged into the Black Sea while carrying a group of workers, on a pier near the settlement of Volna in the Krasnodar region, Russia on August 25, 2017. (Russian Emergencies Ministry/Handout via REUTERS)

    Bus Plunges Into Black Sea in Russia, Killing At Least 18 People

    At least 18 people were killed in southern Russia‘s Krasnodar region when a bus plunged into the Black Sea on Friday (August 25), Russian news agencies reported... Read more

  • A Russian national flag flutters in the wind on top of the Russian Interior Ministry building on May 13, 2017 in Moscow. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

    Russian Ambassador to Sudan Found Dead, Allegedly in Swimming Pool

    A Russian envoy was reportedly found dead in his swimming pool on Wednesday, Aug. 23. The Russian ambassador to Sudan, Mirgayas Shirinsky, 62, is now the... Read more

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    ISIS Uses ‘American’ Boy to Threaten US

    An American boy was apparently used in an ISIS propaganda video to threaten U.S. President Donald Trump. A child who says he is of U.S. origin was featured... Read more

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    Carl’s Jr. Franchise Co-Owner Shown on Camera Committing Shocking Food Violations

    The co-owner of a Carl’s Jr. franchise was temporarily banned from his own kitchen after he was caught on camera committing grave food safety violations—including... Read more

  • Alexandra Noghaven. (Screenshot Via Facebook/Jonvi Del Sol)

    26-Year-Old US Woman With Diabetes Dies From Food Poisoning While Touring in Mexico

    A diabetic woman has died of food poisoning while touring Mexico with her sister in the latest of a string of food and drink related tourist... Read more

  • A Russian TU-95 bomber flies over around southern part of Japan in this handout picture taken by Japan Air Self-Defence Force and released by the Joint Staff Office of the Defense Ministry of Japan on August 23, 2017. ( Joint Staff Office of the Defense Ministry of Japan/HANDOUT via REUTERS)

    Russia Sends Nuclear-Capable Bombers on Mission Near South Korea, Japan

    MOSCOW – Russian nuclear-capable strategic bombers have flown over the Pacific Ocean, the Sea of Japan, the Yellow Sea and the East China Sea, prompting... Read more

  • Kim Wall (L) and the Nautilus UC3 homemade submarine she was killed in on Aug. 10. (Getty Images / Reuters)

    Headless Torso DNA Matched to Missing Woman Killed on Homemade Submarine

    Police in Denmark have confirmed that the headless torso found floating in the waters near Copenhagen belongs to Kim Wall, a journalist who went missing... Read more

  • Russell Jenkin (Victoria Police)

    Long-Lost Father ‘Found’ in Parking Lot More Than a Decade After He Vanished

      A man who left his Victoria, Australia, home about 11 years ago was apparently spotted in a parking lot, according to new reports. Russell... Read more

  • The damaged USS John McCain is docked next to USS America at Changi Naval Base in Singapore August 22, 2017. (Reuters/Calvin Wong)

    US Divers Search for 10 Missing Sailors in Hull of Damaged Destroyer

    SINGAPORE—U.S. Navy and Marine Corps divers searched for 10 missing sailors in sealed sections of a U.S. guided-missile destroyer on Tuesday after it collided with... Read more

  • U.S. soldiers board an Army Chinook transport helicopter in the Korengal Valley, Afghanistan, on Oct. 27, 2008. (John Moore/Getty Images)

    President Trump Says US Determined to Win War in Afghanistan

    President Donald Trump said the United States is committed to winning the war in Afghanistan and preventing the same errors that were made in the... Read more

  • The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain is seen after a collision, off Johor, Malaysia, in this handout August 21, 2017. Royal Malaysian Navy/Handout via Reuters

    All US Navy Warships to Be Ordered a One-Day Pause

    The chief of Navy operations is expected to order a one-day pause in operations of all U.S. warships around the globe to ensure the safety and... Read more

  • (REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn)

    ISIS Barbie Doll Terror Plot Foiled by Officials

    A Barbie doll and a meat grinder were both found filled with explosives and were going to be used by a Lebanese terrorist cell behind... Read more

  • The state flag of the U.S. flies outside the country's consulate general in St. Petersburg, Russia July 31, 2017. (REUTERS/Anton Vaganov/File Photo)

    US Scales Back Visa Services in Russia After Putin Cuts Its Staff

    MOSCOW – The United States said on Monday it was scaling back its visa services in Russia after Moscow ordered it to sharply cut its diplomatic staff in retaliation over... Read more

  • In this handout photo released by the South Korean Defense Ministry, U.S. Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) firing a missile into the East Sea during a South Korea-U.S. joint missile drill aimed to counter North Korea¡¯s ICBM test on July 29, 2017 in East Coast, South Korea.  (Photo by South Korean Defense Ministry via Getty Images)

    North Korea Threatens Nuclear War: Warns of ‘Merciless Strike’ Ahead of Upcoming US-South Korea Military Drills

    North Korea warned on Sunday, Aug. 20 that upcoming military exercises between the U.S and South Korea could lead to nuclear war. Joint military exercises... Read more

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    Video Shows Clashes Between Chinese, Indian Soldiers

    A video showing clashes between Indian and Chinese soldiers six days ago in the northern Indian region of Ladakh on the border with China recently surfaced... Read more

  • Local residents take part in an evacuation drill based on the scenario of a launch of North Korean missiles towards the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam that would fly over their homes, in the town of Kotoura, Tottori prefecture, Japan in this photo taken by Kyodo August 19, 2017. (Kyodo/via Reuters)

    Nervous Japanese Hold Drill in Case North Korea Fires Missiles Over Them

    KOTOURA, Japan—Residents of a town on the Japanese coast held evacuation drills on Saturday to prepare for any launch of North Korean missiles toward the... Read more

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