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Lifting fights for Olympic survival

JAKARTA, Indonesia — Doping -ravaged weightlifting begins its Asian Games competition on Monday without...

Indonesia’s richest man going for gold

JAKARTA, Indonesia — Billionaire tobacco tycoon Michael Bambang Hartono may not be the oldest...

Newspapers hit Trump

Free press advocates argue that Trump’s efforts threaten the role of the news media as...

Saudi forces arrest ‘extremist’

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia —Saudi forces have arrested a heavily armed “extremist” after wounding him...

US visa sanctions ‘useless’

Washington did not name the officials targeted by the expanded list but it has...

Asiad torch reaches Jakarta

JAKARTA, Indonesia — The torch for the 18th Asian Games reached Indonesia’s capital Jakarta...

Steps to freedom

Catholic Agency For Overseas Development's Sister Clara from Zambia walks through shoes displayed outside...

Floodlight search for survivors

GENOA — Italian rescuers searched through the night Wednesday for any survivors under the...

US denies China policy change

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s administration denied Tuesday any change to its “One-China” policy...