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Reproductive coercion Interaksyon

U.S. women face abuse from partners over contraception choices

LONDON — Up to three in 10 women seeking family planning healthcare in the United States have suffered coercive control over their reproductive choices,...
U.S. President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping Interaksyon

Southeast Asia wary of China’s Belt and Road project, skeptical of...

SINGAPORE—Southeast Asian countries should be cautious in negotiating with China on its flagship Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) to avoid being trapped in unsustainable...
76th Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals - Beverly Hills, California, U.S.

Stars arrive at Golden Globes expected to crown Lady Gaga

LOS ANGELES — Amy Adams, Glenn Close and "Crazy Rich Asians" star Michelle Yeoh walked the Golden Globes red carpet on Sunday ahead of the annual...
China social media Interaksyon

Watch that Tweet! China cracks whip on government social media image

BEIJING/SHANGHAI—China's cabinet has warned government departments to clean up their social media image amid a drive to bolster the government's online presence to help...
Silhouettes of mobile users are seen next to a screen projection of Instagram logo in this picture illustration

Instagram ‘back to normal’ after bug triggers temporary change to feed

Facebook Inc's photo-sharing social network Instagram said on Thursday it has fixed a bug that led to a temporary change in the appearance of its feed...
Debris is seen along a beach after a tsunami, near Sumur

Indonesian rescuers struggle against heavy rain to reach tsunami-hit villages

SUMUR, Indonesia — Indonesian rescue teams on Wednesday struggled to reach remote areas on the western coast of Java amid an "extreme weather" rain warning after a tsunami killed more than 400 people...
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PARIS—French "yellow vest" protesters occupied highway toll booths, setting a number on fire and causing transport chaos in parts of the country just days before the Christmas holidays getaway. France's biggest toll road operator, Vinci Autoroutes , said there were...
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A man holds a sign calling for China to release Wang Bingzhang and former Canadian diplomat Kovrig, who was arrested in China on Tuesday, outside the B.C. Supreme Court bail hearing of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou

Canada says China has granted consular access to second detainee

OTTAWA — Canadian diplomats received consular access on Sunday to the second of two men detained by China over the past week, Canada's foreign ministry...
People cry as they light candles in tribute to the victims of the deadly shooting in Strasbourg

Islamic State says Strasbourg shooter was one of its soldiers, gives...

PARIS/CAIRO — Islamic State said the man who killed three people in Strasbourg was one of its soldiers, the group's Amaq news website said...
Michael Cohen, U.S. President Donald Trump's former personal attorney, exits the United States Courthouse after sentencing at the in New York

Tabloid says it worked with Trump campaign to pay 2016 hush...

NEW YORK — The publisher of the National Enquirer tabloid newspaper has admitted it paid hush money to a former Playboy magazine model to...
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Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra and her husband singer Nick Jonas

Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas celebrate wedding at New Delhi reception

NEW DELHI — Priyanka Chopra, star of Indian film and U.S. television, and Jonas Brothers singer Nick Jonas celebrated their wedding at a glitzy reception in New Delhi on...
Asteroid near erath

NASA deep space probe reaches asteroid deemed potential Earth threat

NASA's deep space explorer Osiris-Rex flew on Monday to within a dozen miles of its destination, a skyscraper-sized asteroid believed to hold organic compounds...
Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

CIA chief Haspel to brief U.S. Senate leaders on Khashoggi’s death

WASHINGTON — CIA Director Gina Haspel will give a closed briefing to leaders of several U.S. Senate committees on Tuesday on the killing of Saudi...
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