Alex Tsai

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Man arrested for scaling W.H. fence

WASHINGTON — The Secret Service said Sunday a man has been arrested after he climbed over a fence at the White House.<p>Secret Service spokesman Brian Leary said the man climbed over the fence around 4 p.m. Sunday and was immediately arrested. The White House briefly went into lockdown after the …

Kerry and Lavrov Meet for Four Hours, Talk about Russian Troops on Ukraine Border

After four hours of talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, Secretary of State John Kerry said Sunday the two sides agree on "the …

Emma Watson Leaves Hermione Behind With Her Mammoth Noah Performance

<i>Some spoilers ahead.</i><p>Introducing <i>Noah</i> at the New York City premiere Wednesday night, Darren Aronofsky promised the audience would see Emma Watson as they never had before. About an hour into the massive Bible epic, when Watson’s character, Ila, is healed by Methuselah (Anthony Hopkins) and sent into …

U.S., Russia agree to more talks on Ukraine

PARIS — The United States and Russia reached no agreement Sunday on how to defuse the crisis over Russia’s annexation of a Ukrainian territory and its massing of troops for possible further moves against the neighboring country, but they agreed to continue talking.<p>Tens of thousands of Russian …

China seizes $14.5bn of ex-official assets

Chinese authorities have seized assets worth at least $14.5bn from family members and associates of retired domestic security chief Zhou Yongkang, who is at the centre of China's biggest corruption scandal in more than six decades, according to Reuters news agency.<p>More than 300 of Zhou's relatives, …

Technical problems pose roadblock to those looking to beat ObamaCare deadline

New technical problems with HealthCare.gov posed a roadblock Monday to people trying to beat the sign-up deadline.<p>On Monday afternoon, a technical glitch was preventing people from filing new applications. A tech team, though, was brought in to resolve the issue.<p>Earlier Monday, a series of error …

Russia sets terms for Ukraine deal as 40,000 troops mass on border

Russia on Sunday night repeated its demand that the US and its European partners accept its proposal that ethnic Russian regions of eastern and southern Ukraine be given extensive autonomous powers independent of Kiev as a condition for agreeing a diplomatic solution to the crisis over its …

Malaysia plane: Confronting searchers is an ocean full of garbage

BEIJING -- The search and rescue teams working off the west coast of Australia seeking the missing<p>Malaysia Airlines Flight 370discovered what oceanographers have been warning: Even the most far-flung stretches of ocean are full of garbage.<p>For the first time since the search focused on the south …

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