China's Xi seeks to enforce will at Communist Party meetingBEIJING (AP) ? Having punished more than a million Communist Party members for corruption, Chinese President Xi Jinping will use a key meeting that started Monday to drive home the message that his signature anti-graft campaign is far from over and that his authority remains undiminished.
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Stokes seals thrilling win for England over Bangladesh
Ben Stokes took the last two Bangladesh wickets in three balls as England won a thrilling first Test by 22 runs in Chittagong Monday, depriving their hosts of an historic victory. Bangladesh, needing 33 runs for what would have been their first win over England in nine attempts, added 10 runs to their overnight total and were all out for 263 after 20 minutes of play. Sabbir Rahman, the overnight half-centurion, was left stranded on 64 as the allrounder Stokes dismissed the other two batsmen in his second over.
US: Philippines' Duterte sparking distress around the world
MANILA, Philippines (AP) ? The top American diplomat in Asia says Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's controversial remarks and a "real climate of uncertainty" about his government's intentions have sparked distress in the U.S. and other countries.
Poet and novelist Lucia Perillo dies at 58OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) ? Lucia Perillo, an award-winning author and Pulitzer Prize finalist, has died at the age of 58.
527 South Koreans to sue Samsung on Galaxy Note 7 recallSEOUL, South Korea (AP) ? Hundreds of South Korean Galaxy Note 7 smartphone owners plan to sue Samsung Electronics over the fire-prone device.
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Bill Murray accepts humor prize after gentle roast
In an evening filled with jokes about Bill Murray's elusiveness and quirky personality, it was David Letterman who provided the most touching moment as Murray was honored with the nation's top prize for ...
Migrants start evacuating Calais 'Jungle' camp
Migrants began arriving early Monday at official meeting points set by French authorities as part of the full evacuation of the Calais "Jungle" camp, according to an AFP journalist at the scene. A queue of around 60 people already stretched in front of the closed doors of the operational headquarters, under the glow of streetlights. Dozens of riot police vehicles and other trucks carrying equipment had earlier set off in the direction of the operation centre, an AFP correspondent saw.
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