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  • Fury, cargo questions surround sunken SKorea ferry
    JINDO, South Korea (AP) -- Frustrated relatives of the scores of people still missing from the sinking of the ferry Sewol held the fisheries minister and the coast guard chief overnight, angry about the pace of divers who have recovered 183 bodies so far but may have nearly 120 left to find in the dark rooms of the submerged vessel....
  • Seabed search for missing Malaysian jet to widen
    CANBERRA, Australia (AP) -- The seabed search for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet is set to widen as a sonar scan of the most likely crash site deep beneath the Indian Ocean nears completion without yielding a single clue, authorities said Friday....
  • South Korea ferry disaster may cloud Obama visit
    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- President Barack Obama stepped into the familiar role of chief consoler Friday as he arrived for meetings in South Korea, a key U.S. ally that is reeling from a deadly ferry disaster....

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  • China's booming used car market
    Would you buy a secondhand car from Li Tian You? You probably don't have a choice. For more than 10 years, she has been selling used cars in Dongguan, a factory town in southern China, and she knows every trick in the book.
  • 20 years of Chinese Internet
    "Across the Great Wall we can reach every corner of the world," read the header of the first email sent from China back in 1987.
  • Electric cars stall in China
    The room exploded in cheers when it was announced that the Denza electric car would sell for RMB 369,000 (,100), at the Beijing Auto Show earlier this week.

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  • Obama wraps up Japan visit but no trade deal
    TOKYO (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama wrapped up a state visit to Japan on Friday during which he assured America's ally that Washington would come to its defense, but failed to clinch a trade deal key his "pivot" to Asia and to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's reforms.






  • Empty spaces mark Korean school tribute for missing ferry victims
    ANSAN, South Korea/SEOUL (Reuters) - A floral tribute to the children who drowned in a sinking South Korean ferry displays photographs of the victims in their school uniforms, while lines of empty spaces wait to be filled with photos once those still missing are confirmed dead.
  • New report calls U.S. a 'rising star' of global manufacturing
    A new ranking of the competitiveness of the world's top 25 exporting countries says the United States is once again a "rising star" of global manufacturing thanks to falling domestic natural gas prices, rising worker productivity and a lack of upward wage pressure.
 

 
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