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BEIJING (AP) — China's ruling Communist Party leaders have convened a conclave to guide policy for the coming year and discuss how to bolster the country's rule of law.Rule of law is a tricky subject in China because the party operates above the ...more

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OLAVARRIA, Argentina (AP) — Shade trees hide the crumbling farm house outside of Olavarria. Hidden at the end of a dirt path, the white plaster coating is falling away from the brick foundation like scabs peeling off an unhealed wound.Araceli Gu ...more

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 Thousands of protesters marched along Acapulco's famed coastal boulevard Friday demanding the safe return of 43 missing students from a rural teachers college in Guerrero state, while in Mexico City handcuffed municipal police officers suspected of in ...more

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TOKYO (AP) — Japan's trade minister resigned Monday and reports said the justice minister would also quit amid allegations of misuse of campaign funds, in the biggest setbacks so far for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's conservative administration.Yu ...more

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JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Indonesia for a brief visit aimed at building Asian support for the fights against Islamic State extremists and the deadly Ebola virus.Highlighting the Obama administration's com ...more

Reuters News - 26 mins ago

(Reuters) - Peyton Manning broke the career touchdown pass record as the Denver Broncos thrashed the San Francisco 49ers 42-17 on Sunday. With his third touchdown of the game late in the first half, the Denver quarterback notched his 509th re ...more

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Today is Monday, Oct. 20, the 293rd day of 2014. There are 72 days left in the year.Today's Highlights in History:On Oct. 20, 1944, during World War II, Gen. Douglas MacArthur stepped ashore at Leyte (LAY'-tee) in the Philippines, ...more

Reuters News - 29 mins ago

By Jeff Mason and Roberta Rampton CHICAGO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Ebola czar Ron Klain faces a hefty to-do list when he begins his new role: soothe Americans' jitters about the virus, fix federal coordination with states, and restore a se ...more

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JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Joko "Jokowi" Widodo was inaugurated as Indonesia's new president on Monday, facing the challenges of rebooting a slowing economy and working with a potentially hostile opposition that has already landed some blows against his ...more

Reuters News - 38 mins ago

By Jack Kim SEOUL (Reuters) - The families of 16 people who died after falling through a ventilation shaft at a South Korean open-air concert asked for leniency on Monday for event organizers despite fresh concerns about safety six months aft ...more