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Hong Kong court: Denying same-sex spousal benefits unlawful

HONG KONG (AP) - Hong Kong's Court of Final Appeal said Thursday the government cannot deny spousal employment benefits to same-sex couples, in a...

Russian, Chinese leaders hail burgeoning ties

MOSCOW (AP) - Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday hosted Chinese leader Xi Jinping for Kremlin talks that reflected increasingly close ties between the...

Floating crane in Hungary’s capital to lift sunken tour boat

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) - A huge floating crane, designed to lift a sunken sightseeing boat that was carrying South Korean tourists, arrived in Budapest...

Seoul: NKorea ignores calls for joint African swine efforts

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - South Korea said Wednesday North Korea has so far ignored its calls for joint efforts to stem the spread...

Seoul: NKorea ignores calls for joint African swine efforts

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - South Korea said Wednesday North Korea has so far ignored its calls for joint efforts to stem the spread...

Asian shares jump on US Fed’s rate cut bandwagon

BANGKOK (AP) - Shares surged Wednesday in Asia following a rally on Wall Street spurred by signs the Federal Reserve is ready to cut...

Hong Kong activists hold Tiananmen candlelight vigil

HONG KONG (AP) - Pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong gathered Tuesday night to mark 30 years since China's bloody crackdown on pro-democracy protesters in...

China handles Tiananmen anniversary with usual silence

BEIJING (AP) - Dissidents silenced. Security tightened. References scrubbed from the internet.China imposed an information lockdown Tuesday on the 30th anniversary of its bloody...

The Latest: Trump predicts passage of Brexit deal, lauds May

LONDON (AP) - The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to Europe (all times local):2:55 p.m.President Donald Trump is predicting the eventual passage of...

The Latest: Trump says he’s committed to UK trade deal

LONDON (AP) - The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to Europe (all times local):2:25 p.m.President Donald Trump says the United States is committed...