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China arrests three over biggest-ever bitcoin heist

BEIJING, China - After witnessing the country’s biggest-ever cryptocurrency heist, in which Bitcoin worth $87 million (600 million yuan) was ...


El Salvador Denies Money Behind Cutting Ties with Taiwan

El Salvador is denying asking Taiwan for large sums of money in return for maintaining diplomatic relations with Taipei, before ...


Taiwan Says China Out of Control as It Loses El Salvador to Beijing

TAIPEI/BEIJING - Taiwan vowed on Tuesday to fight China's "increasingly out of control" behavior after Taipei lost another ally to ...


Indians Demand Say as Construction Chokes Cities

BANGKOK - Large real-estate developments in India should be subject to the same scrutiny as industrial projects given their environmental ...


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Trump’s former confidant has entered a plea deal: What next?

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a development that is set to have dramatic implications for the U.S. President Donald Trump, ...

Massive 8.2 magnitude quake strikes off the coast of Fiji

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Small tsunami waves were observed soon after a magnitude 8.2 earthquake struck off the coast of ...

Massive earthquake jolts Venezuela, rocks Caribbean islands

CARACAS, Venezuela - The Caribbean region felt a startling jolt on Tuesday after a powerful earthquake, measuring magnitude 7.3 shook ...

Mueller’s ‘thugs’ suffer Trump's blows after McGahn’s expose

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In his latest salvo against Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into alleged collusion between Russia and his ...

Taliban kidnaps Afghans, rejects Ghani’s ceasefire offer

KABUL, Afghanistan - A day after the Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani announced another unilateral ceasefire with Taliban insurgents, the group ...

Amid turmoil, shots fired at U.S. Embassy in Turkey

ISTANBUL, Turkey - In an attack that came at a time when Turkey and the U.S. have been engaged in ...

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'Crazy Rich Asians' Film Comes Home to Singapore

SINGAPORE - 'Crazy Rich Asians' celebrated its Asian premiere in Singapore on Tuesday night, with local-born stars such as Fiona ...

Producers: Director Danny Boyle Exits Latest James Bond Movie

LOS ANGELES - British director Danny Boyle has exited the latest upcoming James Bond movie due to 'creative differences,' the ...

Are you ready for 'Tumbbad'?

New Delhi [India], Aug 21 (ANI): After treating the audience with spooky posters in four different languages, the makers of ...

VMAs 2018: Kevin Hart takes dig at Trump, `allows audience to kneel`

Washington D.C. [U.S.A.] Aug 21 (ANI): Comedian Kevin Hart, while presenting at the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards, told the ...

Ben Affleck, Lindsay Shookus call it quits

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 21 (ANI): Seems like, Ben Affleck and Lindsay Shookus have parted ways after a year of ...

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In $3.2 billion deal, PepsiCo buys SodaStream

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a bid to reach out to customers in their homes, rather than through stores, beverage ...


Twitch pulls ad-free viewing from its Prime service

LONDON, U.K. - After deciding to pull ad-free viewing from Twitch Prime, the service has faced intense criticism from users, ...


The all Iranian-made twin-seat fight jet unveiled

TEHRAN, Iran - In a move that Tehran has said would enhance its deterrence capabilities in confronting Washington, the country ...


Apple removes thousands of apps from App Store in China

BEIJING, China - Amid tightening regulation and endless criticism from media in the country, Apple is said to have pulled ...


WhatsApp planning on deleting old messages, photos, videos

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - As part of its new deal with Google, WhatsApp is said to have now decided to do away ...


China arrests three over biggest-ever bitcoin heist

BEIJING, China - After witnessing the country’s biggest-ever cryptocurrency heist, in which Bitcoin worth $87 million (600 million yuan) was ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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