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Trump’s ‘Hurricane Gun’ Story Sets Off Twitter Tempest: ‘That Seems Sane’

Twitter users reacted predictably to a new report about Donald Trump’s wild weather imaginings.According to a Rolling Stone report published Tuesday, during his first...

Trump Reportedly Asked Aides If China Could Be Shooting Hurricanes At The U.S.

Donald Trump’s fantastical theories about hurricanes were apparently not limited to nuking them.During his first year in office, the former president repeatedly asked national...

Late Dictator’s Son Wins Philippine Presidency, Unofficial Count Shows

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The namesake son of late Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos appeared to have been elected Philippine president by a landslide in...

Beijing Loyalist John Lee Elected As Hong Kong’s Next Leader

John Lee, former No. 2 official in Hong Kong and the only candidate for the city's top job, celebrates with his wife after declaring...

Survivor Found Almost 6 Days After China Building Collapse

BEIJING (AP) — Rescuers in central China have pulled a woman alive from the rubble of a building that partially collapsed almost six days...

Record-Shattering India Heat Wave Scorches Wheat Crop As Reserves Are Strained

NEW DELHI (AP) — An unusually early, record-shattering heat wave in India has reduced wheat yields, raising questions about how the country will balance...

Jeff Bezos Questions China’s Leverage Over Elon Musk After Twitter Sale

Jeff Bezos, the executive chairman of Amazon, implied Monday that fellow multibillionaire Elon Musk’s purchase of Twitter could give China leverage over the platform.Bezos...

Most Of Beijing To Be Tested For COVID-19 Amid Lockdown Worry

A health worker takes a swab sample from a man to be tested for COVID-19 coronavirus at a makeshift testing site in Zhongguancun in...

American Man Sentenced To Death In China For Killing Ex-Girlfriend

BEIJING (AP) — An American man has been sentenced to death in China for fatally stabbing a 21-year-old woman who tried to break off...

Leaders Of Rival Koreas Exchange Letters Amid Tensions

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The leaders of the rival Koreas have exchanged letters expressing hope for improved bilateral relations, which plummeted in the...

Shanghai Allows 4 Million Out Of Homes As IMF Slashes China’s Economic Growth Forecast

BEIJING (AP) — Shanghai allowed 4 million more people out of their homes Wednesday as anti-virus controls that shut down China’s biggest city eased,...

Cape Hatteras: A Top Family Beach

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