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Machete attacker shot at Louvre in Paris

A French soldier patrolling at the Louvre museum in Paris shot and seriously injured a machete-wielding man on Friday who yelled "Allahu Akbar" ("God is greatest") as he attacked security forces, pol...

Updated : 2017.02.03 20:53

[Graphic News] Nearly 9 in 10 South Koreans use internet: poll

According to the poll of 61,238 people older than 3 years old in 25,000 households by the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning in 2016, 88.3 percent of South Koreans used the internet, with t...

Updated : 2017.02.02 18:48

[Newsmaker] Court nominee Gorsuch praised by some liberals

Neil Gorsuch, named Tuesday as President Donald Trump's nominee to the US Supreme Court, has a solidly conservative pedigree that has earned him comparison to the combative justice he would replace, ...

Updated : 2017.02.01 17:16

Bangladesh pushes on with Rohingya island plan

DHAKA -- Bangladesh will push ahead with a controversial plan to relocate tens of thousands of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar to a remote island despite warnings it is uninhabitable and prone to floo...

Updated : 2017.01.31 20:37

The Latest: Acting head of Immigration and Customs ousted

WASHINGTON -- The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 6:05 a.m. The acting head of Immigration and Customs Enforcement has been ousted. The administration didn't offer any explanat...

Updated : 2017.01.31 20:34

Trump state visit plans put queen in 'difficult position'

LONDON -- The British government is holding fast to plans to invite U.S. President Donald Trump for a state visit even as protests mount. Peter Ricketts, a former head of the Foreign Office, said Tu...

Updated : 2017.01.31 20:34

[Newsmaker] Trump ousts acting attorney general as outcry grows

Defiant in the face of an international backlash, President Donald Trump pressed into his second week in office defending his sweeping immigration ban _ and then fired a Cabinet head who refused to e...

Updated : 2017.01.31 13:19

[Newsmaker] Justice head tells staff not to defend Trump refugee order

Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, a Democratic appointee, on Monday directed Justice Department attorneys not to defend President Donald Trump's controversial executive refugee and immigration ban...

Updated : 2017.01.31 11:16

[Graphic News] New Zealand, Denmark deemed the ‘least corrupt’ countries

The following is a list of the top- and bottom-ranked nations on graft watchdog Transparency International‘s 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index. For its 2016 index, the watchdog ranked 176 countries...

Updated : 2017.01.30 19:27

6 killed in Canada mosque shooting; Trudeau calls it terror

A shooting at a Quebec City mosque during evening prayers left six people dead and eight others wounded in an attack that Canada's prime minister called an act of terrorism. Police arrested two suspe...

Updated : 2017.01.30 19:11

[Newsmaker] Uber CEO challenged for Trump connection after immigrant ban

Uber found itself in hot water on two fronts related to President Donald Trump's temporary ban on immigrants from seven Muslim-majority countries: for allegedly exploiting a taxi protest against the ...

Updated : 2017.01.30 11:19

US judge bars deportations under Trump travel ban

WASHINGTON (AP) -- A federal judge issued an emergency order Saturday night temporarily barring the U.S. from deporting people from nations subject to President Donald Trump's travel ban. U.S. Distr...

Updated : 2017.01.29 12:39

Tech companies protest Trump immigration order

NEW YORK (AP) - Google, Apple and other tech giants expressed dismay over an executive order on immigration from President Donald Trump that bars nationals of seven Mu-slim-majority countries from en...

Updated : 2017.01.29 10:58

Trump to speak to Saudi, UAE, Korean leaders Sunday -White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trumpwill speak to the leaders of Saudi Arabia, the United ArabEmirates and South Korea in separate calls on Sunday, the WhiteHouse said in a statement.

Updated : 2017.01.29 10:11

[Graphic News] Korea to increase emissions trading rights for 2017

South Korea will increase the total greenhouse gas emissions rights in its cap-and-trade scheme for this year, the Finance Ministry said Tuesday. Under the revised 2017 emissions allocation plan end...

Updated : 2017.01.25 17:47