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Foxconn investing in $30 million water recycling systemFoxconn Technology Group says it's investing in a $30 million recycling system to significantly reduce the amount of water it draws from Lake Michigan for its planned manufacturing complex in southeast Wisconsin
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Afghan officials in Pakistan for talks on peace effortsAn Afghan official says top security officials are in Pakistan for talks on reviving the peace process with the Taliban
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Coronation plans threaten Thai election scheduleThailand's prime minister has said his military government will hold elections only after a coronation ceremony for the new Thai king takes place, casting fresh doubt on promises the polls will be held by February next year
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Slain Mongolian model's father seeks Malaysia to reopen caseThe father of a Mongolian model whose murder touched off a scandal in the highest levels of Malaysia's recently ousted ruling party says he will ask new Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad to reopen the investigation into his daughter's death
The Associated Press3 hours ago
People bicycle past a giant TV screen broadcasting the meeting of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Chinese President Xi Jinping during a welcome ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, Tuesday, June 19, 2018. Kim is making a two-day visit to Beijing starting Tuesday and is expected to discuss with Chinese leaders his next steps after his nuclear summit with U.S. President Donald Trump last week. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
China hopes for implementation of NKorea-US summit outcomeChinese President Xi Jinping has told North Korean leader Kim Jong Un he hopes Pyongyang and Washington can implement the outcome of last week's nuclear summit at which the sides agreed to work toward denuclearization in exchange for security guarantees
The Associated Press4 hours ago
FILE - In this Thursday, June 14, 2018, file photo, a Chinese national flag at Tiananmen Square flutters against the capital city tallest skyscraper China Zun Tower under construction at the Central Business District in Beijing. China has threatened "comprehensive measures" in response to U.S. President Donald Trump's new tariff hike, raising the possibility Beijing might target operations of American companies. (AP Photo/Andy Wong, File)
China blasts new US tariff threat, warns it will retaliateChina has threatened "comprehensive measures" in response to U.S. President Donald Trump's new tariff hike, raising the possibility Beijing might target operations of American companies
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Indian authorities break up police test-cheating gangPolice in northern India have broken up a gang that promised professional test-takers and high-tech listening devices to help applicants pass a two-day test to become police constables, officials said Tuesday
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - In this Aug. 21, 2017, file photo, South Korean police officers rappel down from a helicopter during an anti-terror drill as part of Ulchi Freedom Guardian exercise, in Goyang, South Korea. The Pentagon says it has formally suspended a major military exercise, Ulchi Freedom Guardian, planned for August 2017 with South Korea, a much-anticipated move stemming from President Donald Trump's nuclear summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File)
Halting S.Korea-US drills risks weakening N.Korea deterrenceHalting South Korea-US drills risks weakening allies' deterrence against North Korea
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Japan to check concrete walls after Osaka quake deathsJapan's government has ordered nationwide inspection of school walls after two of the four deaths in Monday's earthquake in Osaka were caused by falling concrete walls
The Associated Press5 hours ago
The Latest: Kim Jong Un meets with China's presidentChinese state TV has shown President Xi Jinping welcoming North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on a visit to Beijing
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - In this April 20, 2013 file photo, Pakistan's former President and military ruler Pervez Musharraf arrives at an anti-terrorism court in Islamabad, Pakistan. The Election Commission of Pakistan on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, rejected Musharraf’s candidacy for a National Assembly seat from the northwestern constituency of Chitral, barring him from running for office in elections to be held next month. (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed, File)
Pakistani authorities bar Musharraf from July pollsPakistan's elections oversight body has rejected nomination papers of former military ruler Gen. Pervez Musharraf, barring him from running for office in elections to be held next month
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Cambodia announces $100 million in military aid from ChinaA Cambodian defense official says China has agreed to provide more than $100 million in military aid to the Southeast Asian nation, a close political ally
The Associated Press6 hours ago
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un welcomed by Chinese President Xi Jinping on visit to BeijingNorth Korean leader Kim Jong Un welcomed by Chinese President Xi Jinping on visit to Beijing
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Currency traders work at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, June 19, 2018. Asian stocks tumbled Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump escalated a dispute with Beijing over technology policy by threatening a tariff hike on additional Chinese goods. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
Global stocks tumble after new Trump tariff threatGlobal stocks have tumbled after U.S. President Donald Trump escalated a dispute with Beijing over technology policy by threatening a tariff hike on additional Chinese goods
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Relatives weep at Tigaras port after learning that their family members are among the passengers of a ferry which sank on Monday, in Simalungun, North Sumatera, Indonesia, Tuesday, June 19, 2018. A night-time search and rescue effort is underway after a ferry carrying about 80 passengers sank Monday in a popular lake on the Indonesian island of Sumatra.(AP Photo/ Lazuardy Fahmi)
Dozens missing after ferry sinks in Indonesia's Lake TobaRescuers searching for dozens of people missing after a ferry sank on Indonesia's Lake Toba have found bags, jackets, an ID card and other items but no new survivors, casting a tragic pall over holidays marking the end of the Muslim holy month
The Associated Press6 hours ago
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