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North China landslide knocks over homes, killing 7

Mar 16, 2019

Officials say a landslide in northern China has knocked down several buildings, killing seven people and leaving 13 others missing

China's auto sales contraction worsens in February

Mar 14, 2019

China's auto sales in January and February contract 17.5 percent over a year ago as contraction in industry's biggest market worsens

Correction: Ethiopia Plane Crash Story

Mar 11, 2019

Correction: Ethiopia Plane Crash Story

Asian shares mixed as China-US trade talks drag on

Mar 11, 2019

Asian shares mixed as China-US trade talks drag on, reports say progress snagged on enforcement issues

Japanese woman honored by Guinness as oldest person at 116

Mar 9, 2019

A 116-year-old Japanese woman who loves playing the board game Othello is being honored as the world's oldest living person by Guinness World Records

No flights or internet during Bali's sacred Day of Silence

Mar 6, 2019

Bali's airport will close for 24 hours, the internet will be turned off and streets emptied as the predominantly Hindu island in Indonesia marks its New Year with a day of silence

KFC dedicates China restaurant to memory of Communist hero

Mar 6, 2019

Fast food chain KFC is memorializing a popular Chinese Communist hero with restaurant decor extolling his deeds in a rare matching of an iconic American brand with Communist propaganda

Arata Isozaki wins Pritzker for designs blending East, West

Mar 6, 2019

Japanese architect Arata Isozaki, credited with innovatively blending East and West, has been awarded the Pritzker Architecture Prize

China touts engineering feats of new international airport

Mar 1, 2019

Construction of a new airport in China's capital that promises to be one of the largest in the world is speeding toward completion

Before meeting Kim, Trump oversees big Vietnamese plane deal

Feb 27, 2019

Before meeting North Korea's Kim, Trump oversees big Vietnamese plane deal