Kim Jong-il's regime also delineated 'no-sail zones' off both its east and west coasts in a bid to show toughness ahead of talks on its nuclear program.
In the race for the best green auto technology, Detroit is a slightly late entrant. But from battery innovation to re-training workers, the Motor City is going to give green a go.
Chinese stocks rose 4.76 percent Friday as part of a strong showing across Asia.
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Indonesian village Mangopo had no fatalities. Other nearby villages without evacuation training did.
North Korea told China's visiting Prime Minister Wen Jiabao it will return to six-party talks it abandoned in April. But first, it wants bilateral talks with the US.
Barack Obama's election victory and global popularity have made the United States the world's most admired national "brand," a new survey finds.
A report that top oil producing nations wanted to get paid in currencies other than the dollar made Wall Street skittish Tuesday.
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