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A Kurdish Peshmerga fighter launches mortar shells towards Zummar, controlled by Islamic State (IS), near Mosul, on September 15, 2014. …

Close call as China scrambles fighter jets on Japanese aircraft in disputed territory

Territorial tensions between China and Japan have flared after a close encounter between their military jets in disputed airspace over the East China Sea.<p>The neighboring rivals accused each other of potentially triggering a dangerous incident, after two pairs of Chinese fighter jets were scrambled …

Rebel China nudists defy Communist Party ban on nakedness

Just months after a police crackdown on China’s top nudist destination, naturists ‘flout’ government rules which outlaw skinny dipping and naked sunbathing<p>Renegade nudists have defied a Communist Party ban on nakedness by flocking to a tropical beach in southern China without their swimming …

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China to deport Tiananmen Square artist Guo Jian for visa fraud

Australian national arrested during clampdown on 25th anniversary of protests to be expelled after 15 days in custody<p>An Australian artist among scores detained by Chinese authorities around the 25th anniversary this week of the deadly suppression of the Tiananmen Square protests is to be deported …

Obamacare Sign-Ups Show Wide Variation By State, Ethnicity

New numbers and demographic information released by the White House Thursday reveal some telling details about the 8 million people who selected new health insurance through HealthCare.gov and state marketplaces.<p>Almost half — 3.8 million — of all of the people who signed up did so in the last six …

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Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling battling cancer

Embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling is fighting prostate cancer, Fox News confirms.<p>“They thought he would die two years ago,” an unnamed source told the New York Post. "People have been predicting his imminent demise. I’m sure he has the best...drugs money can buy."<p>The NBA's …

Chaos in southern Ukraine: Deadly fire, choppers down and street fighting

Deadly street fighting, helicopters shot down and civilians being used as human shields.<p>That was the picture that emerged Friday in southern Ukraine as violence escalated amid reports that dozens of people were killed in a fire and still more were shot dead or wounded in street fighting, raising …

Owe It to the Families’: Search for Jet May Take Up to a Year

It could take a year to find the remains of Flight MH370, the head of the search effort said on Friday.<p>"We’re totally committed ... to find MH370, and I’m confident -- with an effective search -- we will eventually find the aircraft,” said Angus Houston, the head of the team looking for the plane …

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