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Protesters rest near graffiti which reads "Recovery of Hong Kong, An Era Revolution" in Hong Kong on Sunday, July 21, 2019. Protesters in Hong Kong pressed on Sunday past the designated end point for a march in which tens of thousands repeated demands for direct elections in the Chinese territory and an independent investigation into police tactics used in previous demonstrations. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
The Latest: Clashes involving Hong Kong protests get violentClashes involving Hong Kong's protest movement escalated violently as police launch tear gas and subway riders were attacked by masked assailants who appeared to target pro-democracy demonstrators
The Associated Press59 minutes ago
A woman watches protesters march on a street in Hong Kong, Sunday, July 21, 2019. Thousands of Hong Kong protesters marched from a public park to call for an independent investigation into police tactics. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
Clashes involving Hong Kong's protest movement grow violentClashes involving Hong Kong's protest movement escalated violently as police launch tear gas and subway riders were attacked by masked assailants who appeared to target pro-democracy demonstrators
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Papua New Guinea PM won't discuss China on Australian visitPapua New Guinea's prime minister says his country's relationship with China is not open to discussion during his current visit to Australia
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Election workers open ballot boxes as ballot-counting starts in Tokyo Sunday, July 21, 2019.  Japanese voted Sunday in an election for the upper house of parliament, where Prime Minister Abe's ruling bloc is expected to keep the majority.(Yu Nakajima/Kyodo News via AP)
Japan's ruling coalition secures upper house majorityPrime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling coalition has secured a majority in Japan's upper house but will not reach the super-majority needed to propose constitutional revisions, according to vote counts by public television and other media
The Associated Press9 hours ago
The Latest: Abe's ruling bloc fails to win two-thirdsJapanese media say Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc will not reach the two-thirds majority in the upper house needed to propose a constitutional revision even if joined by supporters from another party and independents
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Pakistani security officials and rescue workers gather at the site of a bombing on an entrance of a hospital in Dera Ismail Khan, Pakistan, Sunday, July 21, 2019. Police in Pakistan say gunmen opened fire on a police post and then bombed the entrance to a hospital as the wounded were being brought in.(AP Photo/Ishtiaq Mahsud)
Pakistani hospital hit by female suicide bomber, 9 killedA female suicide bomber struck outside a hospital in Pakistan as wounded were being brought in from an earlier shooting against police, in a complex assault claimed by the Pakistani Taliban that killed a total of nine people and wounded another 30
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Hong Kong police throw tear gas bombs at protesters while attempting to disperse themHong Kong police throw tear gas bombs at protesters while attempting to disperse them
The Associated Press11 hours ago
Pakistan says Indian fire in Kashmir kills soldierPakistan says 'unprovoked' Indian fire across the Line of Control in disputed Kashmir has killed a soldier and wounded four civilians
The Associated Press14 hours ago
Japanese public broadcaster NHK says Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc is certain to secure upper house majority.Japanese public broadcaster NHK says Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc is certain to secure upper house majority.
The Associated Press14 hours ago
In this July 4, 2019, photo, magazines with front covers featuring Chinese President Xi Jinping with South China Sea and Xi against U.S. President Donald Trump are placed on sale at a roadside bookstand in Hong Kong. The United States said it's concerned by reports of China's interference with oil and gas activities in the disputed waters of the South China Sea, where Vietnam accuses Beijing of violating its sovereignty. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
US concerned over China's 'interference' in South China SeaThe U.S. says it's concerned by reports of China's interference with oil and gas activities in the disputed waters of the South China Sea, where Vietnam says Beijing violated its sovereignty
The Associated Press18 hours ago
People pay their respects at a makeshift memorial to honor the victims of Thursday's fire at the Kyoto Animation Studio building, background right, Saturday, July 20, 2019, in Kyoto, Japan. The man suspected of setting ablaze a beloved Japanese animation studio was raging about theft and witnesses and media reported he had a grudge against the company, as questions arose why such mass killings keep happening in the country. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
Police get arrest warrant as survivor recalls Kyoto arsonJapanese police have obtained an arrest warrant for a suspect as soon as he regains consciousness from injuries in a deadly arson at a Kyoto anime studio
The Associated Press18 hours ago
Death toll rises to 15 in Chinese gas plant explosionAuthorities in central China say the death toll in a gas plant explosion has risen to 15 with another 15 seriously injured
The Associated Press22 hours ago
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