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Self-driving vehicles at Winter Olympics showcase South Korea's prowess, and rivalry, in automotive...
Chinese authorities have charged former rising political star Sun Zhengcai with bribery
A mobile game starring a vacationing frog has attracted a massive following in China by speaking to...
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Indonesia's Sinabung volcano unleashes towering ash column

Feb 19, 2018

Rumbling Mount Sinabung on the Indonesian island of Sumatra has shot billowing columns of ash more than 5,000 meters (16,400 feet) into the atmosphere and hot clouds down its slopes

Kentucky 2030? Could Korea export its rural Olympic gamble?

Feb 19, 2018

The Pyeongchang Winter Games are spread across South Korea's Gangwon Province, a rural former coal mining region that few had heard of until its hard-fought bid to be an Olympic host _ a massively expensive proposition with dubious payoff

Column: A visit to Observation Post 717 in the DMZ

Feb 17, 2018

Column: While the Games go on in South Korea, it's not all fun and games in the DMZ

Borneo's orangutan population plunged by 100,000 since 1999

Feb 15, 2018

The most comprehensive study of Borneo's orangutans estimates their numbers have plummeted by more than 100,000 since 1999, as the palm oil and paper industries shrink their habitat and fatal conflicts with people grow

Pyeongchang Olympics showcases Korean self-driving vehicles

Feb 15, 2018

Self-driving vehicles at Winter Olympics showcase South Korea's prowess, and rivalry, in automotive and telecoms technology

China charges former rising political star with bribery

Feb 13, 2018

Chinese authorities have charged former rising political star Sun Zhengcai with bribery

Holidaying frog game finds fans among China's harried youth

Feb 13, 2018

A mobile game starring a vacationing frog has attracted a massive following in China by speaking to a desire for a less harried existence

Esports officially arrives in Japan, home of game giants

Feb 11, 2018

Japan welcomes first esports event this weekend

Drones grounded at opening ceremony _ but not on tape delay

Feb 10, 2018

An army of high-flying drones expected to light up the sky at the opening ceremony of the Olympics was grounded

Duterte warns he'll order navy to fire if sea wealth taken

Feb 10, 2018

The Philippine president says he has no intention of going into war over territorial feuds but will order the navy to fire if other countries extract resources from waters within his country's exclusive economic zone

Nature

Indonesia's Sinabung volcano unleashes towering...

Feb 19, 2018

Rumbling Mount Sinabung on the Indonesian island of Sumatra has shot billowing columns of ash more...

Kentucky 2030? Could Korea export its rural...

Feb 19, 2018

The Pyeongchang Winter Games are spread across South Korea's Gangwon Province, a rural former coal...

Column: A visit to Observation Post 717 in the DMZ

Feb 17, 2018

Column: While the Games go on in South Korea, it's not all fun and games in the DMZ

Borneo's orangutan population plunged by 100,000...

Feb 15, 2018

The most comprehensive study of Borneo's orangutans estimates their numbers have plummeted by more...

China's January auto sales growth rebounds to...

Feb 9, 2018

China's auto sales growth rebounded in January to 10.7 percent over a year earlier, boosted by...