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 2018-05-28 04:38 

AP

Colombia set for combative runoff with divisions over peace...

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia's presidential election is heading into a divisive runoff between two ideological opposites as the conservative first-place finisher in Sunday's voting took a hard ......

 2018-05-28 04:28 

Washington Post

Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea...

A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters crucial for global commerce and rich in fish and potential oil and gas reserves:...

 2018-05-28 04:25 

Fox News

[ World ]

Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea...

A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters crucial for global commerce and rich in fish and potential oil and gas reserves: ___...

 2018-05-28 04:24 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Huge lightning storms in UK disrupt travel at London airport...

British meteorologists says up to 20,000 lightning strikes hit the U.K. during a powerful overnight thunderstorm, and a London-area airport is reporting flight disruptions after an aircraft refueling system was damaged....

 2018-05-28 04:23 

Deutsche Welle

Brazil lowers fuel prices amid continued truckers' strike...

The ongoing strike has caused major disruptions to Brazil's commerce, leaving gas stations empty and sparking a shortage of perishable foods. President Michel Temer said the new measure would last 60 days....

 2018-05-28 04:15 

Fox News

[ World ]

Hero climbs building to save toddler dangling from balcony...

Incredible footage shows a fearless man scaling a Paris building to save a four-year-old boy dangling from a balcony....

 2018-05-28 04:15 

Sky News

Korean Air family in trouble again after 'nut rage'...

The wife of the Korean Air chairman, whose daughter infamously threw a "nut rage" tantrum, has reported to a police station over allegations she assaulted an airline employee....

 2018-05-28 04:11 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Junior footballer in coma after suffering cardiac arrest on field...

An Adelaide junior footballer is in a coma in hospital after suffering a cardiac arrest on the field during a match....

 2018-05-28 04:08 

Washington Post

Son of Russian spies fights for Canadian citizenship...

Recent university graduate Alex Vavilov was born in Toronto, which would typically qualify him for Canadian citizenship except for one thing: His parents were part of a notorious Russian spy ring in North America....

 2018-05-28 04:06 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Could the Tasmanian Tiger still roam the Top End?...

There have been more than 5,000 thylacine sightings across Australia within the past 100 years, according to the Thylacine Awareness Group of Australia. So could they still be roaming the Top End?...

 2018-05-28 04:05 

Fox News

[ World ]

Son of Russian spies fights for Canadian citizenship...

Recent university graduate Alex Vavilov was born in Toronto, which would typically qualify him for Canadian citizenship except for one thing: His parents were part of a notorious Russian spy ring in North America....

 2018-05-28 04:01 

AP

Son of Russian spies fights for Canadian citizenship...

TORONTO (AP) — Recent university graduate Alex Vavilov was born in Toronto, which would typically qualify him for Canadian citizenship except for one thing: His parents were part of a notorious Rus......

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

As manufacturing opens up more, the world drools...

As China's manufacturing sector increases the scope and pace of its opening-up, domestic industries are expected to upgrade themselves while foreign companies, too, eye many benefits, industry experts said....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

France to host int'l conference on Libya in Paris...

The French Embassy in Libya officially announced on Sunday that France will host the UN-sponsored international conference on Libya in Paris on Tuesday....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

China, India launch IT industry cluster to boost cooperation...

A China-India IT industry cluster was launched Sunday in southwest China's Guizhou Province, in a bid to step up cooperation between the two countries through integrated development....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

Finance-minded Chinese firms eye 'gold mine'...

As China opens the door to its capital market wider to attract foreign capital, Chinese companies are also sensing greater freedom to go abroad and raise funds from overseas investors....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

China-CELAC Political Parties Forum held in Shenzhen...

As part of the event of the Communist Party of China (CPC) in Dialogue with World Political Parties High-level Meeting, the Second China-CELAC (Community of Latin American and Caribbean States) Political Parties Forum was held in Shenzhen city, Guangdong ...

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

US team arrives in DPRK for Trump-Kim summit...

U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday confirmed that a U.S. official team had arrived in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) to talk about the preparation for a summit between him and DPRK's top leader Kim Jong Un....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

Pilot to safeguard inmates' human rights...

China has pledged to take effective measures to protect the legitimate rights of convicts as an important part of ongoing judicial reform....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

China approves 2 IPO applications...

China's securities regulator has approved new IPO applications from two companies, which will raise about 2.7 billion yuan (US$429 million) in the A-share market....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

China beats Japan to reclaim Thomas Cup...

Chinese men shuttlers beat Japan 3-1 in the final of Thomas Cup 2018 on Sunday, winning back the Thomas Cup for China since 2012....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

Huawei becomes largest smart phone seller in Poland...

In April and the first two weeks of May, Chinese telecoms company Huawei has overtaken Samsung to become top smartphone seller in Poland, recent reports said....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

Ricciardo battles car issues to win Monaco GP...

Daniel Ricciardo overcame chronic power problems to claim an emotional, cherished and redemptive triumph for Red Bull in yesterday's Monaco Grand Prix....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

Freight rail tunnel breaks through early...

Workers on Sunday morning completed the digging of a tunnel for the world's longest heavy-freight railwaywhich will stretch from coal-rich northern China to the country's central provincesfive months ahead of schedule, the project contractor said....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

Donor organ rumors refuted in Geneva...

Experts have refuted longstanding rumors about China's organ donation and transplantation practices by sharing clear and transparent information in Geneva....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

Xi to chair SCO summit in Qingdao...

Chinese President Xi Jinping will chair the 18th Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Summit, State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi announced on Monday....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

Summer of harmony...

Music lovers will be able to enjoy the Music in the Summer Air (MISA) concerts this year through online streaming....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

China opposes US provocation in its territorial waters...

China on Sunday voiced strong dissatisfaction and firm opposition to two U.S. warships trespassing into China's territorial waters off the Xisha Islands....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

Klopp says Salah doubt for WCup, Egypt more hopeful...

Liverpool's Egypt forward Mohamed Salah is doubtful for next month's World Cup after suffering a shoulder injury in Saturday's 1-3 UEFA Champions League final defeat by Real Madrid, his club manager Juergen Klopp has said....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

Chinese tech group BOE unveils strategic plan...

Chinese technology group BOE, a global leader in semiconductor display industry as well as an IoT technology provider, has unveiled its new strategic plan "VUSION 2022" at Viva Technology, which ran from May 24 to 26 in Paris....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

Big money aimed at top universities...

China will devote more resources to reforming its manufacturing sector with new, innovative technologies, while improving the higher education system's ability to produce quality talent capable of original, groundbreaking work, officials said on Satur...

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

All victims of plane crash in Havana identified...

Cuba's Institute of Forensic Medicine (IFM) has identified the remains of all the victims of the plane crash which took place on May 18 near Havana's Jose Marti International Airport, the daily Juventud Rebelde reported on Sunday....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

Sympathy for Karius but future in question...

Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius has received plenty of sympathy and support following his horrendous errors in his team's UEFA Champions League final defeat to Real Madrid but his future as first choice at Anfield is surely now in doubt....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

5.7-magnitude quake jolts China's Jilin: CENC...

An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.7 rocked Ningjiang District, Songyuan City of northeast China's Jilin Province at 1:50 a.m. Monday Beijing time, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC)....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

Museum heads gather in Nanjing...

As more Chinese cities are quickly urbanized, museums play an increasingly important role in furthering people's education, rather than simply standing as enchanting buildings beautifying cityscapes....

 2018-05-28 04:00 

China.org.cn

Political parties applaud China's reform, opening-up...

China's reform and opening-up has not only yielded top results, but also provided valuable experience to the world, according to attendees of a meeting held in Shenzhen....

 2018-05-28 03:57 

Deutsche Welle

Flash flood hits US state of Maryland...

Footage of Ellicott City showed water powering through buildings and sending cars downstream. Officials are assessing the destruction, just two years after another flood killed two people and caused millions in damages....

 2018-05-28 03:43 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Not-so-gluten-free: Cafes and restaurants putting coeliacs' health at risk...

Almost 10 per cent of food sold as "gluten-free"; at cafes and restaurants across Melbourne actually contained gluten, putting the health of people with coeliac disease at risk, an undercover study finds....

 2018-05-28 03:42 

Deutsche Welle

German interior minister wants to reform refugee office...

As the scandal at the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees widens with fresh allegations of impropriety, Interior Minister Horst Seehofer wants to push forward with his "master plan" to reform the asylum system....

 2018-05-28 03:37 

CBS News

[ Health ]

Ebola death toll rises to 12 in Congo...
 2018-05-28 03:22 

Sydney Morning Herald

A woman slipped a note to her dog's vet to escape her attacker, police say...

"Call the cops. My boyfriend is threatening me. He has a gun. Please don't let him know."...

 2018-05-28 02:53 

CBS News

[ World ]

Conservative, leftist head to contentious runoff in Colombia...

With almost all quick-count results in, former senator Ivan Duque was leading with 39 percent of the ballots cast...

 2018-05-28 02:48 

The Times of India

Trump sees 'brilliant potential' for North Korea...

US and North Korean officials met on Sunday as preparations resumed for a high-stakes, high-drama summit that President Donald Trump suggests could help the North realize its "brilliant potential."...

 2018-05-28 02:46 

Deutsche Welle

Remembering the Gezi Park protests and the dream of a different Turkey...

In 2013, hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets in Turkey to protest Erdogan's authoritarian policies. The memory of those days is still present in the current presidential election campaign....

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