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Vice President Mike Pence tells Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi that violence against Rohingya Muslims is "without excuse."

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November 14, 2018 at 5:00 am

SINGAPORE (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence tells Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi that violence against Rohingya Muslims is "without excuse." ...

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Lion elected Jerusalem mayor in victory for ultra-Orthodox

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November 14, 2018 at 5:00 am | JERUSALEM (AP) — Longtime political activist Moshe Lion has been elected mayor of Jerusalem in a victory for ultra-Orthodox Jewish residents. Lion, who was backed by much of Israel's top leadersh...

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Asian shares lower after Wall Street falls over oil concerns

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November 14, 2018 at 5:00 am | TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower Wednesday, after the steepest drop in oil prices in more than three years put investors in a selling mood on Wall Street. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchm...

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Iran executes 'Sultan of Coins' convicted of hoarding

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November 14, 2018 at 5:00 am | TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran executed the so-called "Sultan of Coins" and his accomplice on Wednesday for hoarding gold coins and other hard currency, signaling zero tolerance as it tries to shore up its...

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November 14, 2018 at 5:00 am | Expensive APEC summit sows division in host Papua New Guinea...

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Expensive APEC summit sows division in host Papua New Guinea

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November 14, 2018 at 12:34 am | PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea (AP) — After three decades of promoting free trade as a panacea to poverty, the APEC grouping of nations that includes the U.S. and China is holding its lavish annual l...

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Chaotic Sri Lankan Parliament rejects president's chosen PM

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November 14, 2018 at 5:00 am | COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka's Parliament passed a no-confidence vote against the government headed by the hastily sworn-in Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa as lawmakers convened Wednesday for...

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Asian leaders push toward pacts on South China Sea, trade

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November 13, 2018 at 11:10 pm | SINGAPORE (AP) — Leaders from Southeast Asia, China and other neighboring countries met in Singapore on Wednesday and cited progress on keeping peace in the contentious South China Sea as evidence th...

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BTS's agency apologizes over band member's A-bomb shirt

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November 13, 2018 at 11:03 pm | SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The agency for K-pop superstars BTS apologized Wednesday for members wearing a T-shirt depicting the explosion of an atomic bomb and a hat with a Nazi emblem. Japanese T...

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