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China secretly bought North Korean coal as US watched from above: report Sat, 20 Jan 2018 02:47:00 GMT - At least six cargo ships linked to China furtively violated U.N. sanctions by taking on North Korean coal late last year, potentially providing a significant financial boost to the rogue regime, the U.S. alleges.

Vietnam postpones China concert that falls on takeover date Fri, 19 Jan 2018 07:24:45 GMT - Vietnamese officials say a Friday night concert to mark the anniversary of Chinese and Vietnamese diplomatic relations has been postponed because of an unexpected electrical issue.

Report: Authorities amputate hand of convicted thief in Iran Fri, 19 Jan 2018 06:59:22 GMT - A semi-official news agency is reporting that authorities in Iran have amputated the hand of a convicted thief in a prison in the country's northeast.

Australian prostitute convicted for infecting man with HIV Fri, 19 Jan 2018 06:45:36 GMT - An Australian jury on Friday convicted a transgender prostitute of causing grievous bodily harm by knowingly infecting a client with HIV.

Tensions soar along Indian, Pakistan frontier in Kashmir Fri, 19 Jan 2018 05:49:54 GMT - Tensions have soared along the volatile frontier between India and Pakistan in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir as soldiers of the rivals continued shelling villages and border posts for third day.

In Chile, pope met by protests, threats, burned churches Fri, 19 Jan 2018 05:11:56 GMT - As he does during every papal visit, Pope Francis produced plenty of surprises in Chile: He married a couple during a flight, stopped his motorcade to help a fallen police officer and wept with victims of sex abuse by priests.

Pope Francis draws ire after comment about sex-abuse victims in Chile Fri, 19 Jan 2018 05:06:00 GMT - What began as a trip to help mend the scars of a sex abuse scandal that cost the Catholic church its credibility in Chile, took a surprising twist on Thursday after Pope Francis accused the victims of slander.

Peru's indigenous await Pope Francis in scorching Amazon Fri, 19 Jan 2018 05:05:18 GMT - After lengthy treks through the muddy Amazon, indigenous men, women and children will greet Pope Francis Friday in a visit to the world's largest rainforest that native leaders hope will mark a turning point for the increasingly threatened ecosystem.

Tourism booming in Cuba despite tougher new Trump policy Fri, 19 Jan 2018 05:03:30 GMT - On a sweltering early summer afternoon in Miami's Little Havana, President Donald Trump told a cheering Cuban-American crowd that he was rolling back some of Barack Obama's opening to Cuba in order to starve the island's military-run economy of U.S. tourism dollars and ratchet up pressure for regime change.

Russian minister warns against reviving Nazis at exhibition Fri, 19 Jan 2018 02:45:22 GMT - Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has opened an exhibition on the Holocaust in the former Soviet Union, saying the world has "a sacred duty" not only to commemorate the millions of victims "but to do everything in our power to prevent such tragedies in the future."

Several injured after car drives onto Brazilian boardwalk, authorities say Fri, 19 Jan 2018 02:42:00 GMT - Brazilian authorities said several people were wounded Thursday after a car drove onto a boardwalk in Rio de Janeiro.

Defense stymied as trial resumes Monday in N. Korean murder Fri, 19 Jan 2018 01:17:33 GMT - Malaysia's high-profile trial of two women accused of killing the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader resumes Monday after a seven-week recess, with defense lawyers saying their efforts have been stymied by missing links.

Updated: 1/19/2018 2:34:30 AM