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Huawei's founder Ren Zhengfei, looks on during an interview at the Huawei campus in Shenzhen in Southern China's Guangdong province on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019. Ren said he expects no relief from U.S. export curbs due to the political climate in Washington but expresses confidence the company will thrive with its own technology. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
Huawei expects no relief from US sanctions but is confidentHuawei founder expects no relief from US sanctions but is confident Chinese tech giant can thrive with its own technology
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
Hong Kong's evolving protests: Voices from the front linesProtesters on the front lines in Hong Kong explain how largely peaceful marches against proposed changes to the city's extradition law morphed into a summer of tear gas and rubber bullets
The Associated Press42 minutes ago
Cambodian PM sues opposition leader in French courtA French lawyer for Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen says the Southeast Asian leader has filed a defamation lawsuit against his longtime political enemy, Sam Rainsy
The Associated Press50 minutes ago
FILE - In this Aug. 19, 2019, file photo specialist Stephen Naughton, left, and trader Michael Milano work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Stocks are opening slightly lower on Wall Street on Tuesday, Aug. 20, as major U.S. indexes give back a bit of the ground they won over the previous three days. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
US stocks edge lower, shed some gains from 3-day rallyStocks edged lower in midday trading Tuesday, weighed down by a mixed batch of company earnings and another decline in bond yields
The Associated Press57 minutes ago
A Kashmiri woman sits on a footpath outside a police station waiting to hear the news about her relative who was detained during night raids in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019. Authorities say thousands of people, mostly young male protesters, have been arrested and detained in Indian-administered Kashmir amid an ongoing communications blackout and security lockdown. (AP Photo/ Dar Yasin)
Kashmir police say thousands detained in status-change sweepAuthorities say thousands of people, mostly young male protesters, have been arrested and detained in Indian-administered Kashmir amid an ongoing communications blackout and security lockdown
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Leader of Pakistan-held Kashmir welcomes Trump initiativeThe president of Pakistani-administered Kashmir has welcomed efforts by U.S. President Donald Trump to lower tensions between Pakistan and India over the disputed Himalayan region and warned of a humanitarian crisis in the Indian-held portion
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Sri Lanka rejects criticism of army chief's appointmentSri Lanka's government has hit out at foreign criticism of its appointment of a general accused of war abuses as the new army commander
The Associated Press1 hour ago
The Latest: Japan 'deeply concerned' about Hong KongJapan's top diplomat has told his Chinese counterpart that Japan is "deeply concerned" about the continuing protests in Hong Kong
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Britain concerned about consular employee missing in ChinaThe British foreign ministry says it is "extremely concerned" about an employee of its consulate in Hong Kong who has been missing since going to mainland China on a business trip
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Men mourn for victims of the Dubai City wedding hall bombing during a memorial service at a mosque in Kabul, Afghanistan, Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019. Hundreds of people have gathered in mosques in Afghanistan's capital for memorials for scores of people killed in a horrific suicide bombing at a Kabul wedding over the weekend. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)
Afghans mourn wedding victims, some criticize governmentAs Afghans mourn victims killed in wedding bombing claimed by IS, some criticize government
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Rohingya Muslims say they don't want to return to MyanmarOfficials from the U.N. refugee agency and Bangladesh's government say few Muslim Rohingya refugees have responded to plans for their repatriation to Myanmar, and all who did say they don't want to go back
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Lightning kills shepherd, 19 buffaloes in western IndonesiaAuthorities say lightning struck a livestock cage in western Indonesia, killing a shepherd and 19 water buffaloes
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Malaysia bans Indian Muslim preacher from public activitiesMalaysian police say an Indian Muslim preacher, wanted in India for alleged money laundering and hate speech, has been banned from any public activities after racial slurs in his recent speeches sparked outrage
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Rohingya Muslims say they don't want to return to MyanmarOfficials from the U.N. refugee agency and Bangladesh's government say few Muslim Rohingya refugees have responded to plans for their repatriation to Myanmar, and all who did say they don't want to go back
The Associated Press4 hours ago
A Chinese investor walks past electronic display boards at a stock brokerage house in Beijing, Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019. Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday after Wall Street rallied on the U.S. decision to give Chinese telecom giant Huawei another 90 days to buy equipment from American suppliers. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
Global shares mixed after Wall Street rally on HuaweiGlobal shares are mixed after Wall Street rallied on the US decision to give Chinese telecom giant Huawei another 90 days to buy equipment from American suppliers
The Associated Press4 hours ago
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