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___ High-level US-China trade talks to resume next week WASHINGTON (AP) — Top U.S. trade and economic officials will visit China late next week for another round of...

Trump: Social media sites discriminate against conservatives

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump directed his ire Tuesday at the nation's major social media companies, claiming they're biased against Republicans and attacking them with the same gusto he us...

Gaza parrot gets treatment from Israeli animal rights group

EREZ CROSSING, Gaza Strip (AP) — An ailing parrot in the blockaded Gaza Strip has received treatment from an Israeli animal rights group after its Palestinian owner appealed for help via Facebook. ...

Facebook settles suits over ad-targeting discrimination

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook is settling five lawsuits alleging that its advertising systems enabled discrimination in housing, credit and employment ads. That clears one big legal ...

Facebook settles five lawsuits alleging that its ad systems enabled discrimination in housing, credit and employment

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook settles five lawsuits alleging that its ad systems enabled discrimination in housing, credit and employment.

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

App Store Official Charts for the week ending March 17, 2019: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. ...

Facebook says no one flagged NZ mosque shooting livestream

LONDON (AP) — Facebook says none of the 200 or so people who watched live video of the New Zealand mosque shooting flagged it to moderators, underlining the challenge tech companies face in policing v...

Erdogan again airs attack video at rally despite criticism

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Ignoring widespread criticism, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday again showed excerpts of a video taken by the attacker who killed 50 people in mosques in New Zea...

Christchurch harbored white supremacists before massacre

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — The leafy New Zealand city where a self-proclaimed racist fatally shot 50 people at mosques during Friday prayers is known for its picturesque meandering river and Eng...

South Taipei Fun Carnival 2019 arrives in April featuring a Taipei walking tour

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The annual South Taipei Fun Carnival arrives on April 4 and features a wealth of activities over the course of three days to introduce tourists to and reacquaint residents...

The Latest: 6 NZ shooting victims returned to families

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — The Latest on the mosque shootings in New Zealand (all times local): 10:10 p.m. Police in New Zealand say they have completed autop...

Stories of the victims of the New Zealand mosque attack

Fifty people were killed in a terror attack at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday. Some information about the victims: HUSNA AHMED Farid Ahmed refu...

Legislators rally behind Tsai for Taiwan presidency re-election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) legislators have backed President Tsai Ing-wen’s re-election bid, following the launch of former premier William Lai’s (賴清德)...

Ardern vows to deny accused mosque gunman notoriety he seeks

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — The white supremacist accused of gunning down 50 people at two mosques in New Zealand has dismissed his lawyer and opted to represent himself at trial, prompting the p...

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___ AP Source: Justice Dept. probing development of Boeing jets WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. prosecutors are looking into the development of Boeing's 737 Max jets, a pers...