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Jan 28 2016

American detained over Pyongyang hotel incident — Tour agency

The post North Korea detains University of Virginia student appeared first on PBS NewsHour . Warmbier is from OH and was studying finance at the University of Virg...

Jan 28 2016

Khamenei Says Iran Should Be Vigilant About Western Nuclear Promises

On Sunday, the U.S. Treasury Department announced that it was imposing sanctions on 11 people and companies involved in Iran's ballistic missile program. Iran also agreed...

Jan 28 2016

Iran calls on Americans to invest in the country

In response to the prisoner swap , Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio told NBC's "Meet the Press", "Our enemies now know that if you can capture an American...

Jan 28 2016

Taiwan President Ma to visit disputed Itu Aba island

Taiwan has just finished a $100 million port upgrade and a new lighthouse on Itu Aba, known as Taiping in Taiwan, which also has its own airstrip and fresh water. "The Na...

Jan 28 2016

Economists say Energy East pipeline vital to New Brunswick economy

The growing national divide over the Energy East pipeline couldn't come at a worse time for New Brunswick, which is already beset by a series of economic blows and need...