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Man Walks Out of Tiffany Store With Necklaces Worth $100,000

While organized retail crime has become a growing trend that vexes businesses, what appears to be an old-fashioned five-finger discount recently …

Japan's envoy to UN tells fellow diplomats to shut up

Japan's envoy to the United Nations on human rights issues is under pressure to resign after breaking off a presentation to yell "shut up!" at fellow diplomats.<p>Hideaki Ueda was addressing a session of the UN committee on torture in Geneva. Japan's own record on human rights had earlier been called …

Edward Snowden claims US hacks Chinese targets

The US has perpetrated hacking attacks on “hundreds” of targets in Hong Kong and mainland China since 2009, the former CIA analyst Edward Snowden has claimed.<p>In an interview with the <b>South China Morning Post</b>, Mr Snowden, who has been hiding in the former British colony since May 20, accused the US …

Edward Snowden's NSA surveillance revelations strain China-US relations

China has warned that revelations of electronic surveillance on a huge scale by American intelligence agencies will "test developing Sino-US ties" …

North Korea blames ‘disruptive’ South for halted talks

<b>North Korea has blamed South Korea for "arrogant obstructions" that it says led high-level talks to be cancelled.</b><p>South Korea's "deliberate disturbance" by changing the head of its delegation made "the talks between authorities abortive", North Korea said.<p>The planned talks, which followed months of …