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Asia markets pare N. Korea losses, Seoul and Tokyo end up

4 days agoNews : Trending Now

Seoul and Tokyo stocks ended higher on Friday as traders brushed off initial concerns over North Korea's latest missile launch while most other Asian markets managed to pare their losses. On the day the new ten-pound note went into circulation, sterling soared to just above $1.34 Thursday, from close to $1.32 earlier.

This Is What Being 30 Looks Like Around The World

4 days agoNews : Trending Now

The milestone often prompts all sorts of introspection: evaluating career goals, feeling pressure about finding love or comparing the person you are now to the one you thought you would be at 30.

With China in mind, Japan, India agree to deepen defense

4 days agoNews : Trending Now

By Amit Dave and Sanjeev Miglani GANDHINAGAR, India (Reuters) - The leaders of India and Japan agreed on Thursday to deepen defense ties and push for more cooperation with Australia and the United States, as they seek to counter growing Chinese influence across Asia. Show More Summary

Deaths of 5 young sisters in Alaska fire ruled accidental

5 days agoNews : Trending Now

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A mobile home fire in Alaska that claimed the lives of five young sisters started in the kitchen when both parents weren't at home, but there's no evidence it was electrical, fire officials said Thursday.

Treasury chief Steven Mnuchin asked for a government jet for his honeymoon

5 days agoNews : Trending Now

The pair have previously caused controversy with a government trip to Kentucky during the solar eclipse. Steven Mnuchin, the US treasury secretary, requested the use of a government jet for his European honeymoon, it was reported on Wednesday.

Do 92 Percent of People Agree on DACA? Not Quite

5 days agoNews : Trending Now

Trump said Thursday that "92 percent of the people agree on DACA," but it's not clear where that number comes from.

Trump blames delayed message to Mexican quake victims on bad phone reception

5 days agoNews : Trending Now

Trump’s message of condolence represents his first public comments on the earthquake. Donald Trump has offered condolences to Mexico’s president one week after the country’s worst earthquake in a century, claiming he had been unable to reach Enrique Peña Nieto for several days because of bad mobile phone reception.

Iranians among 52 dead in Iraq attacks claimed by IS

5 days agoNews : Trending Now

Security sources said the attackers were disguised as members of the Hashed al-Shaabi, a mainly Shiite paramilitary alliance which has fought alongside the army and police against the Islamic State jihadist group in northern Iraq. The...Show More Summary

CIA director is no-show at event at Harvard

5 days agoNews : Trending Now

WASHINGTON (AP) — CIA Director Mike Pompeo was a no-show for a scheduled appearance Thursday at Harvard University — the same day a former top CIA official abruptly resigned as a senior fellow over the school's decision to hire Chelsea Manning, who was convicted of leaking classified information.

'South Park' Skewers White Nationalists And White Americans Who Forgive Them

5 days agoNews : Trending Now

In an episode that didn’t feature a nonwhite character save for a black child named “Token,” “South Park” attempted to tackle the emboldened white nationalist movement in America.

North Korea's Latest Nuclear Test May Have Been Twice As Powerful As Previously Reported

5 days agoNews : Trending Now

New analysis of North Korea’s Sept. 3 nuclear test ? the regime’s sixth-ever and most powerful to date ? suggests it could have been twice as strong as previously thought.

Get Your Due From a Homeowners or Flood Insurance Claim

5 days agoNews : Trending Now

Hurricanes Irma and Harvey are a good reminder that when a natural disaster hits your home, you take the proper steps to get the most out of your insurance coverage. The first step: Get in touch...

Millionaire former adult magazine executive opens mansion to 70 foster kids displaced by Hurricane Irma

5 days agoNews : Trending Now

A millionaire in Florida has taken in 70 foster children who had nowhere to go after being displaced by Hurricane Irma this week. The kids had spent five days in emergency shelters in Boca Raton as they braced for the storm. Once itShow More Summary

Fire blocks lone exit to Malaysian school dormitory; 23 dead

5 days agoNews : Trending Now

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A fire that blocked the only exit to an Islamic school dormitory killed 23 people, mostly teenagers, on the outskirts of Malaysia's largest city early Thursday, officials said. A government official said a wall separating the victims from a second exit "shouldn't have been there."

U.N. seeks 'massive' help for Rohingya fleeing Myanmar 'ethnic cleansing'

5 days agoNews : Trending Now

By Serajul Quadir and Wa Lone DHAKA/YANGON (Reuters) - The United Nations appealed on Thursday for massive help for nearly 400,000 Muslims from Myanmar who have fled to Bangladesh, with concern growing that the number could keep rising, unless Myanmar ends what critics denounce as "ethnic cleansing". Show More Summary

Steve Mnuchin Asked To Use Government Plane For His European Honeymoon

5 days agoNews : Trending Now

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin formally requested to use a government plane for his honeymoon to Scotland, France and Italy earlier this summer.

Delta Airlines Pays Georgia Woman $4000 For Giving Up Seat

5 days agoNews : Trending Now

Delta had initially offered the passengers $2,200 to give up their seat, but increased it to $4,000 after no one accepted the offer.

Scientists: Future of oldest tree species on Earth in peril

5 days agoNews : Trending Now

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The bristlecone pine tree, famous for its wind-beaten, gnarly limbs and having the longest lifespan on Earth, is losing a race to the top of mountains throughout the Western United States, putting future generations in peril, researchers said Wednesday.

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