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Exotic fish hitchhiked from Japan to California in tsunami debris

The distinctive black-and-white striped fish, also known as a striped beakfish or Ishidai in Japan, ..

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Ex-Canadian diplomat Michael Kovrig reportedly detained in China

Michael Kovrig, a former Canadian diplomat who is the organization's northeast Asia senior advi..

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Japan has so many vacant houses, it’s giving some away for free

It's a spacious, two-story home nestled amid trees on a winding country road in the small town ..

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How a UN NGO and an oil giant pushed China’s message around the world

Photo illustration/AP Images In the mid-1990s, Ye Jianming had a simple job in a forest, or so his ..

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Sri Lanka’s disputed prime minister takes his fight to the Supreme Court

The ruling by Sri Lanka's Court of Appeals on Monday comes after Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapak..

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Trump and Xi celebrate warm talks but remain far away from a final deal on trade

Yet the outwardly positive agreement between the leaders of the world's two economic superpower..

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A South Korean train heads North, but sanctions mean it has to carry its own fuel

The trip, which is part of a joint study to inspect the North's aged railway system, follows a ..

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Japan may be about to upset Asia’s balance of power

That order would include a version of the jet that can take-off and land vertically, a feature that ..

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China to build underwater bullet train route

(CNN) — There's no slowing China's high-speed rail ambitions. Beijing has just green lig..

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Chinese scientist claims world’s first gene-edited babies

The pushback comes amid claims made online by Chinese scientist He Jiankui that twin girls had been ..

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