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China's exiled tycoon Guo 'fabricated' corruption claims: Xinhua

China's exiled tycoon Guo 'fabricated...

59 min 48 sec ago

BEIJING - China's Xinhua news agency accused fugitive tycoon Guo Wengui of using "fabricated and distorted information to mislead the public", the latest salvo in a campaign to...

Exclusive: Russia used Facebook to try to spy on Macron campaign - sources

Exclusive: Russia used Facebook to...

1 hour 46 min ago

SAN FRANCISCO - Russian intelligence agents attempted to spy on President Emmanuel Macron's election campaign earlier this year by creating phony Facebook personas, according to...

China to speed up bullet trains in September: state media

China to speed up bullet trains in...

July 27

SHANGHAI - China plans to raise the speed of its bullet trains back up to 350 kph (217 mph), state media reported on Thursday, six years after a deadly high-speed rail crash...

Gallery: North Korea mysteriously nixes beer festival, but unveils new brew

North Korea mysteriously nixes beer...

July 27

PYONGYANG — North Korea has suddenly cancelled a popular month-long beer festival, but people won’t be going thirsty in a country where brews are cheap and carry the ruling...

Gallery: ‘Heartbroken’ troops, veterans reacts to transgender ban

‘Heartbroken’ troops, veterans reacts...

July 27

SAN DIEGO — A former US naval combat-tested officer said she feels angry that US President Donald Trump is saying transgender veterans like her should be considered unfit to serve.