President Donald Trump's taunts and insults directed at North Korean leader Kim Jong Un “create an incentive for the North Koreans to stage provocations to show him up,” a nuclear nonproliferation expert said.
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 02: President Donald Trump speaks about tax reform legislation during a meeting with members of the House Ways and Means Committee in the Cabinet Room at the White House, November 2, 2017 in Washington, DC. On Thursday, Republican lawmakers unveiled their plans for a massive rewrite of the U.S. tax code. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
As President Donald Trump makes his journey to Asia for a 12-day, five-country trip, international security experts are urging him to "stick to the script" and avoid making incendiary comments while d...
President Donald Trump will depart on his longest overseas trip yet on Friday, embarking on a 12-day visit to Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam and the Philippines following a brief stop in Hawaii. I...
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When we talk about Asian eyes, we talk about slantedness, roundness, smooth monolids and deep eyelid folds. But what we're also talking about is Westernization, beauty standards and self-acceptance. T...
TOPSHOT - An Indian boy pulls his bicycle through a flooded street during heavy rain showers in Mumbai on August 29, 2017.Heavy rain brought India's financial capital Mumbai to a virtual standstill on August 29, flooding streets, causing transport chaos and prompting warnings to stay indoors. Dozens of flights and local train services were cancelled as rains lashed the coastal city of nearly 20 million people. / AFP PHOTO / PUNIT PARANJPE (Photo credit should read PUNIT PARANJPE/AFP/Getty Images)
"Japan is no longer needed to exist near us."
The most powerful storm to hit the United States in more than a decade has led to at least 20 deaths, left parts of Texas and Louisiana submerged by floodwater and caused billions of dollars in damage...
Vice Adm. Joseph Aucoin will be removed as the commander of the Navy's 7th Fleet, according to multiple reports.
Last year, entrepreneur Jacob Laukaitis visited North Korea on a 7-day stritctly guided tour. This year, he traveled to South Korea on a mission to compare life in the two countries. What he encounter...
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Following four accidents in Asia this year, including two fatal collisions that caused the deaths of more than a dozen sailors, the Navy is planning to relieve the admiral in charge of its Japan-based...
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Three in four elephants in tourist venues across Asia are living in unacceptable welfare conditions.
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Taiwan's constitutional court declared on Wednesday that same-sex couples have the right to legally marry, the first such ruling in Asia, sparking celebration by activists who have been campaigning fo...
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If you didn't catch any cherry blossoms this year, never fear: Japan's wisteria season is nearly here, and there's still enough time to plan a trip before the big bloom. Japanese wisteria is a floweri...
Forget 'jobs and growth'. Bill Shorten puts out a new year wish list, for just jobs.
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Just what Australia Day ordered.
Australia fights to keep Pacific rim trade deal going with or without the U.S.
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Anderson Cooper has opted for an untraditional holiday celebration this year. The CNN anchor, 49, and his longtime partner, Benjamin Maisani, kicked off Christmas week by decamping from New York to My...
The U.S/Australia alliance is getting a rethink in the wake of Donald Trump's win.
Buildings, runways and fields dot "reclaimed" islands.
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There's a whole lot of soul-searching going on.
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45 percent around the world have received death and rape threats.
Three Australian casino employees are some of 18 in custody
WARNING: graphic footage restarts calls for live export trade to be banned.
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18 Crown employees have been detained in China over "gambling crimes."
There are reports of sleep deprived confessions.
China doesn't have to notify Australia of arrests for three days.
But Justice Michael Kirby said he doesn't know what can be done about it.
The genre-busting Melbourne artist is part of a new breed.
Our next home-grown ideas boom.
Twelve months of Malcolm, but don't expect any anniversary celebrations.
Because the jobs we have today could disappear in the near future.
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Suicide bombers struck three cities across Saudi Arabia on Monday, in an apparently coordinated campaign of attacks as Saudis prepared to break their fast on the penultimate day of the holy month of R...
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The death penalty is making an alarming resurgence in Australia's neighbourhood as several Asian countries move forward with executions. Now is an opportune time for Australian officials to try to reverse this trend before it’s unstoppable.