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State visits to Japan

kyodonews - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 17:21
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Kyodo news summary -6-

kyodonews - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 17:20
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cnn - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 17:01
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Can Kerry and Lavrov take the edge off crisis talks?

cnn - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 17:01
U.S.-Russian ties may be at their frostiest since the height of the Cold War, but at least there's some warmth to the relationship between U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.
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9 questions about Ukraine

cnn - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 17:01
Ukraine is ground zero in a tense power play between Russia and the West, with U.S. officials saying they just want Ukrainians to be allowed to decide their own fate, and Russian officials saying they simply want to ensure that Russian-speaking Ukrainians have a fair say over how they are governed.
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Putin issues warning to Ukraine

cnn - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 17:00
Vladimir Putin has contacted world leaders asking them to condemn the military action in Ukraine. Diana Magnay reports.
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Mulberry warns of lower profits

bbc - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 16:52
Luxury goods retailer Mulberry issues its second profit warning since Christmas and says it will look to introduce new "more affordable" products.
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Welcome (back) to Beijing

bbc - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 16:49
The BBC's new China editor on what's changed since she last lived there
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India votes on biggest polling day

bbc - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 16:37
Indians are voting in the biggest day of the general election, pitting the ruling Congress party against the main opposition BJP.
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China sales fall hits Remy Cointreau

bbc - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 16:13
French spirits firm Remy Cointreau says operating profits will fall by up to 40% after a crackdown by China on extravagant spending hits sales.
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Human error?

cnn - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 15:58
Maritime safety consultant James Staples questions the actions of the crew in South Korea's deadly ferry disaster.
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Fate of Nigeria kidnap girls unclear

bbc - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 15:56
Mystery surrounds the fate of more than 100 teenage girls abducted from a school in the remote north-east of Nigeria by suspected Islamist militants.
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Can they survive in air pockets?

cnn - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 15:54
Almost 300 ferry passengers -- many high school students -- remain missing, but rescuers hope that air pockets within the ship can keep them alive.
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Americans wary of futuristic science

cnn - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 15:52
Americans are generally excited about the new technology they expect to see in their lifetimes. But when confronted with some advances that already appear possible -- from skies filled with drones to meat made in a lab -- they get nervous.
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'Real Housewives' star arrested

cnn - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 15:48
Well, this is going to be ratings gold.
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'X-Men' director accused of sex abuse

cnn - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 15:48
A lawsuit filed Wednesday accuses "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing a teenage boy 15 years ago.
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Earn less to land a husband?

cnn - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 15:30
Peggy Drexler says Phyllis Schlafly's argument that equal pay reduces women's odds of marrying is flawed.
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VIDEO: Confidence returns to Kashmir

bbc - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 15:13
As Indians vote in the biggest day of the general election, the BBC's Mike Wooldridge reports from Pakistan-administered Kashmir.
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Prom dresses

cnn - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 14:38
For Holly Manson, a mom of three teens in Oakland, Maine, one simple saying has made the difference between absolute dread during prom season and actually welcoming the rite of passage.
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