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Apple's iPhone retakes top spot in China smartphone market: research

Apple's iPhone retakes top spot in China smartphone market:...

BEIJING - Apple reclaimed its position as the top smartphone seller in China after...

Fed signals first US rate hike since pandemic coming in...

WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell on Wednesday gave a clear signal...

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Three, two, one: astronomers predict SpaceX space junk will hit the Moon

Three, two, one: astronomers predict SpaceX space junk...

WASHINGTON - A chunk of a SpaceX rocket that blasted off seven years ago and was...

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US rejects Russian demand that Ukraine stay out of NATO

US rejects Russian demand that Ukraine stay out of NATO

WASHINGTON - The United States on Wednesday rejected Russia's demand to bar Ukraine...

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Istanbul's snowed-in airport stirs back to life

Istanbul's snowed-in airport stirs back to life

ISTANBUL - Europe's busiest airport in Istanbul was "gradually" resuming normal...

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Hong Kong may maintain Covid isolation until 2024, 'risking exodus'

Hong Kong may maintain Covid isolation until 2024, 'risking...

HONG KONG: Hong Kong may only reopen in early 2024 because of its stringent Covid-19...

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Game's up: Egyptian arrested for taking footballer's place at exam

Game's up: Egyptian arrested for taking footballer's place...

CAIRO - A young Egyptian man scored an own goal by pretending to take a university...

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Pro-junta rally planned in Burkina as UN condemns coup

Pro-junta rally planned in Burkina as UN condemns coup

OUAGADOUGOU - Supporters of Burkina Faso's new ruling junta were set to rally on...

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UK PM's woes deepen with police probe into 'partygate'

UK PM's woes deepen with police probe into 'partygate'

LONDON - The threat to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's position deepened...

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Covid outbreak on ship threatens Tonga aid efforts

Covid outbreak on ship threatens Tonga aid efforts

NUKU'ALOFA, Tonga: A Covid-19 outbreak on an Australian warship threatened to disrupt...

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Singapore to return airspace near Changi to Indonesia

Singapore to return airspace near Changi to Indonesia

Indonesia and Singapore have settled a dispute over airspace and signed an extradition...

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Timeline - Myanmar's year of turmoil since the military coup

Timeline - Myanmar's year of turmoil since the military...

Myanmar's military took power in a coup on Feb 1 last year after complaining of...

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8 dead in Africa Cup of Nations Cameroon stadium crush

8 dead in Africa Cup of Nations Cameroon stadium crush

YAOUNDé: Eight people were killed and many more injured in a crush outside a Cameroonian...

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Three killed as Sudanese demand justice for post-coup crackdown victims

Three killed as Sudanese demand justice for post-coup crackdown...

KHARTOUM - Sudanese gathered to demand justice Monday for the scores killed in a...

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Bob Dylan sold entire recording catalog to Sony

Bob Dylan sold entire recording catalog to Sony

NEW YORK - Bob Dylan sold his entire back catalog of recorded music along with "the...

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Jihadist fighters holed up with minors in Syria prison

Jihadist fighters holed up with minors in Syria prison

HASAKEH (SYRIA) - Kurdish forces geared up Monday for an assault on a prison in...