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Rest home fire in central China kills 38

By Tue, May 26, 2015 10:27AM UTC

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese state media is reporting that a rest home fire in central China has killed 38 people and injured six.

Indonesian police kill 2 suspected terrorists in shootout

By Mon, May 25, 2015 8:11PM UTC

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian police say they have killed two suspects and arrested seven others in raids on a jihadist organization with possible links to the Islamic State group. National Police spokesman Brig. Gen. Agus Rianto said Monday that police fatally shot two men late Sunday in the Central

China cuts import tax on clothes, other goods

By Mon, May 25, 2015 6:21PM UTC

BEIJING (AP) — China has announced it will cut import taxes on clothing, cosmetics and some other goods by half in a new tactic to spur consumer spending.

Son of Pakistan’s president escapes bomb attack killing 3

By Mon, May 25, 2015 2:36PM UTC

QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Police say the son of Pakistan’s president has escaped a roadside bomb attack unharmed after the blast killed three people and wounded 15.

Australia to bring home bodies of 25 who died in Vietnam War

By Mon, May 25, 2015 1:15PM UTC

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia has announced it will bring home the remains of up to 25 Australian soldiers killed about 50 years ago during the Vietnam War.