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Deadly bacterial outbreak sparks food recall

A DEADLY bacterial outbreak has led to the urgent recall of nine frozen food products.Major supermarkets have pulled a range of frozen corn, peas,...

Japanese Princess Ayako to marry shipping employee, leave royal family

Japan's Imperial Household Agency announced Tuesday that the third, and youngest, daughter of the late Prince Takamodo, cousin of Emperor Akihito, is set to...

Japanese hunters kill 120 pregnant minke whales

Figures show that 128 of the 333 minke whales caught during the 12-week expedition in the Southern Ocean were female. 122 of them were...

‘Spiderman’ hailed as hero for rescuing child dangling from Paris balcony

Video of the rescue shows 22-year-old Mamoudou Gassama climbing up four floors of the apartment building in just seconds to rescue the child, to...

Ground Zero of Amphibian ‘Apocalypse’ Finally Found

Many of the world's amphibians are staring down an existential threat: an ancient skin-eating fungus that can wipe out entire forests' worth of frogs...

Prime Minister Najib Razak ousted as opposition scores victory in Malaysia

Scandal-plagued Najib, 64, was thrashed at the polls by a coalition of parties led by Mahathir, who led the country for 22 years and...

North and South Korea vow to end the Korean War in...

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and his North Korean counterpart, Kim Jong Un, signed the "Panmunjom Declaration for Peace, Prosperity and Unification on the...

North Korean leader: We no longer need nuclear tests, state-run media...

Kim said Saturday that "under the proven condition of complete nuclear weapons, we no longer need any nuclear tests, mid-range and intercontinental ballistic rocket...

Former South Korean President Park Geun-hye sentenced to 24 years in...

Park's conviction brings to close a corruption scandal which gripped South Korea, upending the country's politics and implicating some of the country's most powerful...

Ancient Humans Had Sex With More Than Just Neanderthals, Study Shows

We rarely portray Neanderthals, our close relatives, as telegenic. Museum exhibits give them wild tangles of hair, and Hollywood reduces them to grunting unsophisticates....