San Francisco filmmaker won't face criminal chargesSAN FRANCISCO (AP) ? A well-regarded San Francisco filmmaker and community activist arrested in connection with a fatal shooting won't immediately face criminal charges, prosecutors said.
Asian shares hit by gloom on Wall Street, lower oil prices
Markets fell broadly in Asia on Wednesday after a gloomy session on Wall Street, where shares of household names like appliance maker Whirlpool and athletic apparel maker Under Armour suffered their worst ...
Philippine leader Duterte says he wants foreign troops out
TOKYO (AP) ? Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, speaking in a country that hosts 50,000 U.S. troops, said Wednesday that he wants his country to be free of foreign troops, possibly within two years.
Tourism overtakes dairy as New Zealand's top overseas earner
Hyundai Motor blames strike as profit hits 7-year-low
Hyundai Motor's third-quarter profit fell to its lowest level in nearly seven years, well below forecasts, due to a strike that dented production and weak demand in emerging markets. South Korea's largest ...
Pakistan city shuts down, mourns 61 killed at police academy
QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) ? Pakistan's city of Quetta is in shutdown following a militant rampage at a police academy this week and funerals are underway as families bury some of the 61 people killed in the attack.
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Islamic State kills dozens of civilians in Afghanistan: officialSuspected Islamic State fighters killed dozens of civilians in the remote Afghan province of Ghor in revenge for the death of one of their commanders, a provincial official said on Wednesday. "Afghan police killed a Daesh commander in Ghor province during an operation yesterday but Daesh fighters abducted some 30 civilians from near the provincial capital and shot them all dead in revenge," said Abdul Hai Khatibi, a spokesman for the governor, using a name commonly given to Islamic State.
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