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Commuter chaos seen for Washington D.C. as safety inspection shuts subway

By Eric Beech & Ian Simpson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The second-biggest U.S. subway system, which serves Washington D.C., will close for 29 hours at midnight EDT (0400 GMT) on Tuesday…

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Top Asian News 3:15 p.m. GMT

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Looking to take a harder line after North Korea's recent nuclear test & rocket launch, Seoul & Washington will commence talks as early as next…

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Top Asian News 9:03 a.m. GMT

TOKYO (AP) — Japan has deployed PAC-3 missile batteries in the heart of Tokyo to shoot down any incoming rocket debris. South Korea is reportedly mobilizing two Aegis-equipped destroyers. The…

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Lundbeck wins U.S. backing that may extend use of anti-depressant

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Denmark's Lundbeck said on Thursday a U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) committee had recommended that its anti-depression drug Brintellix can add improved cognitive functions to its…

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Top Asian News 4:42 a.m. GMT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. says the disappearance of five Hong Kong residents associated with a publisher specializing in books banned in mainland China raises serious questions approximately Beijing's commitments…

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The Latest: Doumbia joins Newcastle on loan

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on European soccer transfer deadline day (all times local): ___ 6:05 p.m.

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Oil rises further above $30 on hopes of deal to tackle glut

By Alex Lawler LONDON (Reuters) – Oil rose further above $30 a barrel on Tuesday, lifted by hopes that OPEC & non-OPEC producers may be edging closer to a deal…

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Top Asian News 4:47 a.m. GMT

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam's pro-business prime minister, who last week appeared to have lost a power struggle in the ruling Communist Party, has made a last-minute comeback & will…

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Top Asian News 5:07 p.m. GMT

BEIJING (AP) — Divided opinions within Vietnam's Communist Party on how to relate to giant neighbor & one-time ally China are among key factors in play at an eight-day congress…

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Top Asian News 2:12 p.m. GMT

BEIJING (AP) — Divided opinions within Vietnam's Communist Party on how to relate to giant neighbor & one-time ally China are among key factors in play at an eight-day congress…

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