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Feb 27 2016

South Korea to send anti-North Korea leaflets

Gardner, chair of the Foreign Relations Subcommittee on East Asia, the Pacific, and International Cybersecurity Policy, expressed disappointment that the administration w...

Feb 27 2016

Iran reformists performing well in early election results

A strong reformist performance would be a boost for moderate President Hassan Rouhani, who played a key role in the nuclear deal with the US and five other world despit...

Feb 27 2016

Bill Gates backs Federal Bureau of Investigation in iPhone spat

Moving the fight to Capitol Hill would put the issue before Congress, where Apple wields considerably more influence. The Justice Department's maneuvers over the past w...

Feb 27 2016

Beijing: US radar system in S Korea would be threat to China

Adm. Harry Harris, Jr., told a congressional hearing that China's construction and military facilities are changing the operational landscape in the disputed South Chin...

Feb 27 2016

Oil turns lower, but still scores second straight weekly gain

Oil prices closed lower Friday as investors took profits from earlier gains. USA government data showed crude stockpiles rose 3.5 million barrels last week to reach a...