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New York Times
After Sex Scandal, No 2018 Nobel Prize in Literature, Panel Says
New York Times
STOCKHOLM — The Swedish panel that awards the Nobel Prize in Literature said on Friday that it would take the extraordinary step of not naming a laureate this year — not because of a shortage of deserving writers, but because of the infighting and ...
Local election results 2018: Mixed picture for Labour and Tories
Labour and the Conservatives have both lost control of key councils in local elections across England. Labour failed to take several targets from the Tories, including Wandsworth in London, but won back Plymouth and became the largest party in Trafford ...
Wall Street Journal
US Wants $200 Billion Cut in China Trade Imbalance by End of 2020
Wall Street Journal
BEIJING—The U.S. handed China a lengthy list of demands on trade, ranging from immediately cutting a trade imbalance by $100 billion a year to halting all Chinese government support for advanced technologies, according to a document sent to Beijing ...
US accuses Chinese of pointing laser at their pilots
The US has formally complained to China over several incidents of its pilots being irritated by lasers it says are coming from a Chinese base in Djibouti. The Pentagon said it had asked China to investigate what it called "very serious incidents". It ...
American and Iranian hard-liners await the end of the nuclear deal
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US says there will be consequences for Beijing allegedly moving anti-ship missiles to the South China Sea
A soldier of People's Liberation Army Forces Hong Kong stands during the May Day holiday open day at the Ngong Shuen Chau Barracks of PLA on May 1, 2007 in Hong Kong, China. MN Chan/Getty. The United States has raised concerns with China about its ...
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 search fails, but sonar hunt may solve shipwreck mysteries
CANBERRA, Australia -- A four-year search of the depths of the Indian Ocean has failed to find Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. But the unprecedented sonar hunt for the missing airliner might be close to solving 19th century mysteries - the locations of ...
Puerto Rico demands answers, mourns loss of 9 airmen
The nine men came from across the island, joined by a mission to retire one of the oldest planes in the U.S. National Guard. Together, they had nearly 170 years of service, including recent missions evacuating U.S. citizens left stranded in the ...
Indian workers repair damage after deadly dust storm
LUCKNOW, India — Workers on Friday rushed to restore electricity to scores of towns and villages in northern and western India where a powerful dust storm and thundershowers caused more than 100 deaths and injured another 200. Winds blew up to 130 ...
No regrets: Xi says Marxism still 'totally correct' for China
BEIJING (Reuters) - The decision of China's ruling Communist Party to stick with the political theories of Karl Marx remains “totally correct”, President Xi Jinping said ahead of the 200th anniversary of the German philosopher's birth on Saturday ...