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Chilling call made to wife of ex-Interpol boss

LYON, France (AP) — The call came at night and was chilling. “You listen, but you don’t speak,” the man on the other end said. “We’ve come in two work teams, two...

China intenta contener caos por desaparición de funcionario

BEIJING (AP) — Las autoridades chinas batallan para contener un lío de relaciones públicas por la desaparición del expresidente de Interpol durante un viaje a su China natal cuando dijeron el lunes qu...

Wife says Interpol officer sent knife image as danger signal

LYON, France (AP) — The wife of Interpol's president made an impassioned plea Sunday for help in bringing her missing husband to safety, saying she thinks he sent an image of a knife before ...

Vatican agreement with China draws concerns amid crackdown

BEIJING (AP) — The Vatican's breakthrough agreement to give China some say over bishop appointments has critics accusing the church of caving in to the ruling Communist Party just as it is waging a sw...

China distances children from families to subdue Muslim west

ISTANBUL (AP) — The Chinese government has turned four of Meripet's children into orphans, even though she and her husband are alive. The kids were left with their grandmother when t...

Typhoon lashes south China after killing 28 in Philippines

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong and southern China hunkered down under red alert Sunday as strong winds and heavy rain from Typhoon Mangkhut lashed the densely populated coast, a day after the biggest stor...

The Latest: Kim Jong Un meets with China's president

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest developments in North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's visit to China (all times local): 7 p.m. State broadcaster China Central Television has ...

After summit, China likely to remind N. Korea of close ties

BEIJING (AP) — The outcome of the Singapore summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was good news for one absent but key player: China. China has em...

Trump's vow to end military drills with Seoul stuns a region

SINGAPORE (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday rocked a region and suggested the upending of decades of U.S. defense posture on the Korean Peninsula when he announced that he was stopping annual U...

Isolated Kim takes big gamble leaving home for Trump summit

SINGAPORE (AP) — Spare a moment, as you anticipate one of the most unusual summits in modern history, to consider North Korea's leader as he leaves the all-encompassing bubble of his locked-down stron...

Can Trump and Kim end Korea War and what peace may look like

SINGAPORE (AP) — Long a dream of Koreans on both sides of the world's most heavily armed border, a peace treaty that finally ends the 68-year-old (and still counting) Korean War is now being...

Doubts on all sides in US as Trump-Kim summit looms

WASHINGTON (AP) — The self-proclaimed master dealmaker is facing doubts from multiple corners as he prepares to negotiate with Kim Jong Un. Ahead of President Donald Trump's landmark...

Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea

BEIJING (AP) — A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters crucial for gl...

Kim, Xi portray strong ties after N. Korean leader's visit

BEIJING (AP) — With smiles and firm handshakes, North Korea and China used a surprise summit this week to show that despite recent tensions, Pyongyang still has a powerful backer and Beijing will not ...

China's Xi poised to make historic grab at indefinite rule

BEIJING (AP) — President Xi Jinping is poised to make a historic power grab as China's legislators gather beginning Monday to approve changes that will let him rule indefinitely and undo dec...