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 2018-11-17 21:21 

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Infrastructure construction improves traffic condition of Datong Township in Xinjiang...

Photo taken on Nov. 15, 2018 shows a road in Datong Township of Taxkorgan Tajik Autonomous County, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. The infrastructure construction here has improved the traffic condition of the once isolated townshi...

 2018-11-17 21:20 

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Tomb dated from Eastern Han Dynasty discovered in China's Sichuan...

Photo taken on Nov. 15, 2018 shows a relic discovered with a tomb dated from the Eastern Han Dynasty (25-220) in Chenghua District of Chengdu, capital of southwest China's Sichuan Province....

 2018-11-17 21:20 

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All along the line...

The Central Axis of Beijing provides a convenient way to discover different aspects of this multifaceted city...

 2018-11-17 21:13 

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Giant postcard unveiled under Swiss Jungfraujoch to fight climate change...

A gigantic postcard breaking the Guinness Worlds Records was staged just under the Swiss Jungfraujoch on Friday to raise awareness worldwide of the emergency and necessity to fight climate change....

 2018-11-17 20:58 

China Post

Reagor 2 nifty TDs for TCU in a 16-9 win at Baylor...

WACO, Texas (AP) — Jalen Reagor turned a short pass into a 65-yard score and later had a 37-yard touchdown on a fourth-and-1 reverse run as TCU beat Baylor 16-9 on Saturday, keeping the Bears from reaching bowl eligibility in their home finale.TCU (...

 2018-11-17 20:57 

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3 FGs in 4th quarter carry Nebraska to 9-6 win over Spartans...

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Barrett Pickering kicked three field goals in the fourth quarter, the last one a 47-yarder with 5:13 left, as Nebraska came from behind to beat Michigan State 9-6 on Saturday.Initial research indicated it was the first time Nebr...

 2018-11-17 20:56 

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Finley, Wolfpack roll over Louisville 52-10...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Ryan Finley threw for 316 yards and a career-high four touchdowns as North Carolina State cruised to a 52-10 victory over Louisville Saturday.The Wolfpack (7-3, 4-3) rolled up 518 yards and 45 straight points on the Atlantic C...

 2018-11-17 20:53 

China Post

The Latest: Espy says he's better for women than Hyde-Smith...

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on Mississippi's U.S. Senate runoff (all times local):2 p.m.Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Mike Espy is telling a gathering of Democratic women that he's a better choice to aid women in Mississippi than Cin...

 2018-11-17 20:52 

China Post

Pitt clinches 1st ACC title game berth by beating Wake 34-13...

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Kenny Pickett threw a career-best three touchdown passes, all in the second half, and Pittsburgh beat Wake Forest 34-13 on Saturday to clinch its first berth in the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game.Pickett finis...

 2018-11-17 20:51 

China Post

Sam Hauser helps No. 24 Marquette rally past Presbyterian...

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Sam Hauser scored 19 points and Joseph Chartouny added 16 off the bench as No. 24 Marquette overcame a sluggish start to pull away for a 74-55 nonconference victory over stubborn Presbyterian on Saturday.The Golden Eagles (3-1), com...

 2018-11-17 20:50 

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Tied at half, No. 1 Alabama romps past The Citadel 50-17...

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Tua Tagovailoa passed for 340 yards and three touchdowns but No. 1 Alabama struggled for 30-plus minutes before putting away The Citadel in a 50-17 victory on Saturday.The Crimson Tide (11-0), which had coasted against Southe...

 2018-11-17 20:49 

NHK

Pro-India president takes office in Maldives...

The Maldives' new president has been sworn in. The country previously had a close relationship with China but its new leader favors closer ties with India....

 2018-11-17 20:49 

China Post

Fitzgerald leads No. 25 Mississippi St past Arkansas 52-6...

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Nick Fitzgerald threw for four touchdowns and ran for another score to lead No. 25 Mississippi State over Arkansas 52-6 on Saturday.In his final home game, Fitzgerald had another big performance in a career full of them. He ...

 2018-11-17 20:47 

China Post

McSorley throws 2 TDs, No. 16 Penn State D dominates in win...

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Trace McSorley threw two touchdown passes to tight end Pat Freiermuth and No. 16 Penn State's defense set up two touchdowns with turnovers in a 20-7 victory over Rutgers on Saturday, sending the Scarlet Knights to their 1...

 2018-11-17 20:46 

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Defense helps No. 20 Kentucky outlast Middle Tennessee 34-23...

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Mike Edwards had two takeaways leading to Kentucky's first two touchdowns and the No. 20 Wildcats made several fourth-quarter defensive stops for a 34-23 escape of Middle Tennessee on Saturday.Kentucky (8-3) ended a two-gam...

 2018-11-17 20:45 

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Northwestern stays in stride with 24-14 win at Minnesota...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Isaiah Bowser rushed for 85 yards and two touchdowns, and No. 24 Northwestern turned three turnovers by Minnesota quarterback Tanner Morgan into 10 points on the way to a 24-14 victory on Saturday that stretched its program-record...

 2018-11-17 20:40 

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China guarantees natural gas supply to avoid winter shortages...

China has ensured abundant natural gas supply and vowed to stabilize prices this winter, as demand usually spikes in the winter heating season, the country's top economic planner said....

 2018-11-17 20:40 

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Xi's historic visit igniting 'China passion' in PNG...

Chinese President Xi Jinping's state visit to Papua New Guinea (PNG), the first by a Chinese head of state to the Pacific island nation, is igniting a "China passion" among the PNG public....

 2018-11-17 20:16 

South China Morning Post

US military chief says tech giants should work with Pentagon, not China...

The top US military officer said on Saturday that it is problematic that American tech companies do no want to work with the Pentagon but are willing to engage with the Chinese.US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Joseph Dunford told the Halifax Inter...

 2018-11-17 20:11 

South China Morning Post

Islamic State loses holdout in south Syria, faces deadly air raids in east...

Syrian regime forces retook control of the last southern holdout of Islamic State on Saturday, as a monitor said air strikes killed dozens in a remaining jihadist pocket in the country's east.More than seven years into Syria's grinding civil war, ...

 2018-11-17 20:07 

Nikkei Asian Review

Japan seeks G-20 push for transparency on emerging-country debt...

TOKYO -- Japan will push both lenders and borrowers to disclose more information regarding debt in emerging economies as the country chairs the&n...

 2018-11-17 20:07 

Nikkei Asian Review

Warming ties poised to bring pope to China as early as 2019...

HONG KONG -- The Vatican's keen pursuit of warmer ties with China is poised to set up the first papal visit to the country as soon as 2019, according...

 2018-11-17 20:00 

China Post

The Latest: State disputes conclusion in Saudi killing...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi (all times local):2:35 p.m.The Trump administration is taking issue with reports that cite a U.S. official as saying American intelligence agencies have concluded that Saudi Cro...

 2018-11-17 19:55 

China Post

Reports: Suspect filed for custody 6 days after massacre...

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Documents say that a suspect in the massacre of a family in which a parenting dispute is said to have played a role filed for custody of his daughter six days after the slayings.Defendant Edward...

 2018-11-17 19:54 

China Post

Migrants get cool reception in Mexican border town...

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — Many of the nearly 3,000 migrants who have reached the border with California say they do not feel welcome in the Mexican city of Tijuana.The vast majority were camped out at a sports complex, sleeping on a dirt baseball field...

 2018-11-17 19:53 

China Post

In defeat, Abrams casts aside traditional expectations...

ATLANTA (AP) — Stacey Abrams broke the rules of politics until the very end.The Georgia Democrat who came about 60,000 votes shy of becoming America's first black woman governor refused to follow the traditional script for defeated politicians w...

 2018-11-17 19:52 

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Greece: Police, anarchists mark 1973 uprising with clashes...

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek police say clashes have broken out between police and anarchists in Athens and Thessaloniki on the anniversary of a 1973 student uprising against the military regime that ruled Greece.Police said a group of about 300 in t...

 2018-11-17 19:51 

China Post

Former Vice President Joe Biden adopts new dog...

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden has a new four-legged family member.The Delaware Humane Association said Saturday that Biden and his wife, Jill, have adopted a 10-month-old German Shepherd named Major.Director of Animal Care ...

 2018-11-17 19:50 

China Post

The Latest: Trump surveys wildfire devastation in California...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local):2:30 p.m.President Donald Trump has arrived in Chico, California, as he surveys wildfire devastation.He flew aboard Marine One after landing at Beale Air Force Base near Sacram...

 2018-11-17 19:49 

China Post

Johnson's 23 helps Pitt hold off upstart N. Alabama, 71-66...

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Facing a major-conference opponent for the first time in program history, North Alabama was up to the task, forcing a tight contest with Pittsburgh on Saturday afternoon. The talent level of the Panthers won out in the end, with Pi...

 2018-11-17 19:47 

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Harvick racing to remove asterisk from spoiler scandal...

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Kevin Harvick has always followed the path that best suits him, even when it created unnecessary chaos for him and his race team.He picked fights with fellow competitors in spectacular fashion — Harvick grabbed Greg Biff...

 2018-11-17 19:46 

China Post

AP source: Kansas, Miles working on deal to coach Jayhawks...

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Les Miles could be back in the Big 12 soon.The former Oklahoma State coach, who led LSU to the 2007 national championship before getting fired four games into the 2016 season, is in negotiations with Kansas to take over the dow...

 2018-11-17 19:45 

China Post

Column: Easy to declare a winner in NHL concussion lawsuit...

At the Stanley Cup Finals earlier this year, Commissioner Gary Bettman couldn't talk enough about the feel-good story of the Vegas Golden Knights and the NHL's role in bringing major league sports to Las Vegas.When it came to a question about conc...

 2018-11-17 19:44 

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Xi's Brunei visit to open new chapter in bilateral ties, says Chinese ambassador...

Chinese President Xi Jinping's upcoming state visit to Brunei will open a new chapter in the friendly relations between the two countries, China's ambassador here told Xinhua in a recent interview....

 2018-11-17 19:44 

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China nears annual housing renovation target...

China will soon achieve this year's housing renovation target for rundown urban areas, according to data from the Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development....

 2018-11-17 19:44 

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Foreigners to enjoy 144-hour visa-free transit in more Chinese cities...

From January 1, people of 53 nationalities will be able to enjoy a 144-hour visa-free period when transiting through Xiamen and a number of other Chinese cities....

 2018-11-17 19:44 

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Remains of 'money tree' discovered in Sichuan tomb...

Archaeologists said Thursday they have discovered a millennium-old "money tree" in a tomb in southwest China's Sichuan Province, though its main body had been stolen....

 2018-11-17 19:44 

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China issues 3.2 trillion yuan of bonds in October...

The value of bonds issued in China last month totaled 3.2 trillion yuan (about 460 billion U.S. dollars), according to data from the central bank.....

 2018-11-17 19:44 

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China approves projects worth 13.2 bln USD in October...

China's top economic planner approved nine fixed-asset investment projects in October with a combined investment of 91.8 billion yuan (about 13.2 billion U.S. dollars), latest data shows....

 2018-11-17 19:44 

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Xinjiang spends 3 bln yuan on public culture development...

The central government and regional government of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region have invested about 3 billion yuan (430 million U.S. dollars) into promoting public culture development over the last five years....

 2018-11-17 19:24 

South China Morning Post

US President Donald Trump talks to CIA, state leaders about killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi...

US President Donald Trump spoke on Saturday with his CIA chief and top diplomat about the spy agency's assessment of the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.American intelligence agencies have concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman or...

 2018-11-17 19:10 

South China Morning Post

China's Xi Jinping tells South Korean President Moon Jae-in he may visit North Korea next year...

Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Saturday that he has received an invitation to visit North Korea from the country's leader Kim Jong-un and is considering travelling there next year.He made the disclosure in talks with South Korean President Moon ...

 2018-11-17 19:09 

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Highlights of President Xi's speech at APEC CEO Summit...

Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered a keynote speech at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) CEO Summit in Port Moresby, capital of Papua New Guinea (PNG), on Saturday....

 2018-11-17 19:07 

Nikkei Asian Review

China's bad debt disposal re-emerges -- in charts...

LONDON -- Chinese banks have come under increasing pressure from President Xi Jinping to clear bad debt from their balance sheets, but data from one o...

 2018-11-17 19:07 

Nikkei Asian Review

Japanese companies' failure to adapt leaves them trailing rivals...

TOKYO -- Japanese companies are falling behind rapidly growing global rivals, with complacency and an inability to rejuvenate themselves through bold...

 2018-11-17 19:02 

NHK

S.Korea: Xi intends to visit N.Korea next year...

South Korea says Chinese President Xi Jinping intends to visit North Korea next year at the invitation of its leader Kim Jong Un....

 2018-11-17 19:01 

China Post

The Latest: No. 18 Michigan routs GW in Tip-Off tournament...

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — The Latest on the Air Force Reserve Tip-Off Tournament (all times local):1:45 p.m.Charles Matthews scored 25 points to lead No. 18 Michigan into the finals of the Air Force Reserve Tip-Off Tournament with an 84-61 rout of Ge...

 2018-11-17 19:00 

China Post

Championship driver Busch takes top pit stall from Hamlin...

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Busch will have the coveted No. 1 pit stall as he races for the NASCAR Cup championship Sunday after Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Denny Hamlin and pole winner passed on the spot.Hamlin and crew chief Mike Wheeler had the fir...

 2018-11-17 18:46 

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Chinese President Xi Jinping calls for new chapter in China-Brunei ties in signed article...

Chinese President Xi Jinping has called on China and Brunei to jointly write a new chapter of bilateral relations in a signed article published on Brunei's media Saturday, ahead of his visit to the Southeast Asian country....

 2018-11-17 18:46 

China Post

23 injured when New York City bus and fire truck collide...

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say almost two dozen people were injured when a New York City bus crashed into a fire truck with sirens and lights on responding to an emergency.The 23 victims — including the bus driver and all five firefighters —...

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