U.S. news FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The last of the 29 Navajos who developed a code that stumped the Japanese during World War II has died. Chester Nez, of Albuquerque, New Mexico, died Wednesday morning of failure,
Tens of thousands gather in Hong Kong for the only major commemoration in China of the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre Tens of thousands gathered in Hong Kong on Wednesday to remember
The U.S. trade gap widened to its highest level in two years as Americans purchased more imported goods and exports slowed, the U.S. Commerce Department reported Wednesday. The country's trade deficit
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Last year, the Reykjavík City Council granted a plot for Iceland’s first mosque, and the Muslim Association of Iceland said they’re about to break ground next week. As you'd expect, everyone is pissed.
And counting Today—the day known to much of the rest of the world as the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square protests—is known, in China, as "Internet maintenance day." In anticipation of the anniversary,
"There really is no tradeoff needed between civil liberty and human dignity, and being fed," Shen Tong says. On June 4, 1989, Shen Tong, then a 20-year-old biology student at China’s best university who