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  • Hardliner says wall, Muslim registry plans ongoing

  • Luxury N.Y. apartments stripped of Trump name

  • Dakota pipeline protests escalate as firms step in

  • Thailand confirms 33 new Zika cases

  • Park’s lawyer requests prosecutors to delay deadline

  • Global temperatures head for new record

  • H.K. court sides with Beijing over lawmakers

  • 100s evacuated from N.Z. quake-hit areas

  • British PM May: It’s time to respond to transformed world

  • New EU defense plan aims for ‘strategic autonomy’

  • Giuliani tipped for secretary of state

  • FBI: Muslim hate crimes up 67%

  • U.S. may have committed war crimes, Hague court says

  • Gambia to quit ICC in 2017

  • Putin, Trump speak by phone, agree to work to improve ties

  • Obama says Trump is ‘pragmatic’

  • Human antibody gives hope for Zika treatment

  • Zebrafish offers clues for spinal repair

  • Does Shanghai lack long-term climate plan?

  • S. Korea’s Park to be quizzed as early as today

  • Trump’s new chief of staff a man with many friends

  • Xi, Trump agree to meet

  • Bulgaria premier quits over new pro-Russia president

  • France marks 1 year since Paris terrorist attacks

  • Colombia signs new peace deal

  • Trump names GOP head as chief of staff

  • 2 dead after M7.8 quake hits N.Z.

  • ‘2-3 million’ to be deported

  • Trump assigns Pence transition team head

  • Obamacare portions to be ‘kept’

  • Germany says time to support Africa

  • Trump begins laying transition groundwork

  • Hundreds of thousands rally in Seoul to demand Park’s ouster

  • After off the mark polls, some question value of ‘big data’

  • Analysis / Trump could easily erase Obama’s legacy

  • Xi vows zero tolerance for separatist movements

  • Protocol on press access bucked

  • Park’s approval rating remains at all-time low

  • Fresh protests erupt in U.S. cities; Trump blames media

  • Taliban car bomb strikes German consulate; 4 killed

  • Trump meets with Obama, discusses transfer of power

  • Hollywood in mourning over Trump victory

  • U.N. says food rations are out in east Aleppo

  • Singer-Songwriter and poet Leonard Cohen dead at age 82

  • Populist pandering no way to lead U.S.

  • Senate leader dashes hopes for TPP vote before year-end

  • Angry anti-Trump protesters march in cities across U.S.

  • Lab pig Ebola scare unfolds in Canada

  • An unexpected thrill ride on TV

  • Trump win elicits fears, some cheers around globe

  • Prince Harry condemns media ‘harassment’ of new girlfriend

  • Some look to Canada, N.Z. after Trump’s rise

  • Embattled Park to skip APEC meeting

  • H.K. lawyers march against China’s ‘interference’

  • GOP maintains control of Congress

  • Trump triumphs over Clinton / Real estate mogul wins key swing states in stunning run to White House

  • Donald Trump elected president

  • Trump takes Florida, Ohio, N.C. in battle for White House

  • Winner must help heal U.S. politics

  • Astronaut votes while he ‘floats’

  • Janet Reno, 1st female U.S. attorney general, dies

  • Samsung offices raided by prosecutors as Park scandal deepens

  • U.N. talks aim for action on COP22 pledges

  • Medics talk of ‘Humvees loaded with bodies’

  • Militia edges forward in Raqqa assault

  • Mass ISIL grave found near Mosul

  • Israel rejects French invite to Middle East peace conference

  • In defeat, Park to let parliament pick PM

  • Nature in Short / Flowering gentians catch your eye in late autumn

  • Heading affects memory

  • Mutant mosquitoes to breed out diseases

  • Humanity killing off wildlife, marine life

  • China moves to bar H.K. activists

  • U.S. turnout surges among minorities

  • Pope holds Mass for 1,000 prisoners

  • Assault launched on ISIL ‘capital’ in Syria

  • Michelin releases 1st Seoul guide

  • FBI clears Clinton in new email review

  • Iraqi forces: Defenses, civilians hamper advance on Mosul

  • Irish ‘behind Mosul suicide attack’

  • Pakistan to deport National Geographic ‘Afghan girl’

  • EU to flag ‘relapse’ on press freedom in Turkey

  • Spain: Security forces arrest ETA leader

  • Girl abducted by Boko Haram found by troops

  • Trump, Clinton court voters in swing states

  • Prosecutors arrest 2 former Park aides

  • ‘The Simpsons’ renewed through historic 30th season

  • Melania worked ‘without proper visa’

  • Security scare for Trump in final days

  • 2 Italians, Canadian freed in Libya

  • U.S. warning of Al-Qaida election threat

  • Beijing to intervene in oath dispute with H.K. lawmakers

  • Clinton sent daughter material later classified

  • May assures EU leaders Brexit going as planned

  • Sting to sing at Paris Bataclan reopening after 2015 attacks

  • Pressure mounts on embattled Park

  • Iraqi special forces push deeper into eastern Mosul

  • Huge Muslim protest in Jakarta turns deadly

  • 3 U.S. military trainers killed by Jordan forces

  • To control childhood asthma attacks, reduce indoor pollutions

  • Babies should sleep in parents’ room for first year

  • Clinton, Trump clash in final campaign stretch

  • Zuma faces no-confidence vote

  • Fending off Trump, Clinton tries to secure ‘blue wall’

  • U.K. High Court rules Brexit needs Parliament’s approval

  • Car bomb explodes in Turkey after MPs held

  • Paris climate agreement becomes international law

  • Embattled S.Korea leader: Scandal “all my fault and mistake”

  • Iraqi govt consolidates gains before Mosul urban warfare

  • Denied arms, Duterte calls U.S. ‘monkeys’

  • Hacked emails show Clinton camp ‘coordinated’ with State on server

  • Carter talks with Turkey about role in Raqqa fight

  • Russia gives rebels deadline to leave Aleppo

  • Kenya pulls U.N. peacekeepers from S. Sudan in protest

  • Park risks probe, new PM nominee warns

  • Russia’s No. 4 city mired in HIV epidemic

  • Obama slams ‘innuendo’ by FBI

  • Xi meets Taiwan opposition, cites ‘1-China principle’

  • N. Korea set to launch missile, U.S. says

  • Scandal-rocked S. Korean president replaces premier

  • Park stresses ‘all-nation, neutral government’

  • Venezuela opposition scraps Maduro trial

  • Kerry meets China state councilor in New York

  • Iraqi troops engage ISIL in Mosul

  • Turkish tanks readied at Iraqi border

  • U.N. chief fires South Sudan commander after harsh report

  • Anti-Putin activist being ‘tortured’

  • Russia says Syria peace talks halted indefinitely

  • Trump, Clinton in close final week battle

  • Trump sticks to attacking Clinton

  • Trump seeks boost from Clinton’s email probe

  • Poll: Clinton extends lead

  • Trump touts urban policy and his new hotel

  • Trump’s Hollywood star smashed

  • Half of all Republicans would reject poll result

  • Youngsters prefer ‘giant meteor’

  • Analysis / Trump stays on scorched earth strategy

  • Trump says he may not accept election result

  • N.C. GOP office torched, graffiti threat sprayed nearby

  • Trump ramps up rigged election claim

  • Trump campaign rocked by new sexual allegations

  • Obama: ‘Democracy itself’ at stake in poll

  • Michelle Obama excoriates Trump over sexual assault

  • Trump campaign hit by new allegations of sexual assault

  • House Speaker Ryan dumps Trump

  • Forgiveness, praise focus of Pence’s resurfacing

  • 2nd debate marked by personal insults

  • More Republicans condemn Trump

  • Ryan ‘sickened’ by comments

  • Trump caught making lewd remarks about women

  • Clinton edges out in front of Trump in national poll

  • Twitter, ‘lies’ and videotape: Trump shames beauty queen

  • Clinton hits Trump over Cuba embargo ‘violation’

  • 1st Trump-Clinton showdown draws record ratings for debate

    NEW YORK (AP) — The showdown between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump was the most-watched presidential debate ever, with 84 million viewers. The Nielsen company said the viewership, over 13 netwo…

  • Analysis / Trump struggles to be ‘change’ candidate in 1st TV debate

  • Asia viewers see Clinton as winner

  • Trump plagued by sniffles during debate

  • Trump vows to accept ‘undivided’ Jerusalem

  • Clinton, Trump neck and neck heading into 1st showdown

  • Cruz endorses Trump, whom he called ‘utterly amoral’

  • Clinton leads Trump by 4 points

  • Politics takes center stage at Emmys

  • Clinton condemns triple ‘apparent terrorist attacks’

  • Clinton, Trump trade barbs over health amid tighter race

  • Powell criticizes candidates in slew of hacked emails

  • Clinton, Trump seek to prove fitness

  • Rio 2016 / U.S. swimmers were not robbed, Brazil police say

  • TV camera falls on Rio Games visitors in latest mishap

  • Putin slams discrimination at send-off ceremony

  • High alert for Olympics

  • Olympic torch lit by Rousseff

  • 100 days to Rio Olympics, many challenges remain

  • 6 months to Rio Games, troubles mount for Brazil

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