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Indonesia: Tsunami death toll tops 800 amid search for survivors

The death toll from quake-tsunami disaster rises to 832 with officials saying it is likely to increase.

Palu, Central Sulawesi

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Japan: Typhoon Trami heads to mainland after battering Okinawa

Authorities warn of torrential rain as typhoon heads to mainland after lashing southern islands, injuring at least 50.

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China sees AIDS cases surge

A 14 percent increase in HIV victims means almost one million new diagnoses in the world's most populous nation.

HIV/AIDS

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Powerful typhoon Trami pounds southern Japan

Trami causes widespread rain as at least 17 people injured and thousands of homes left without power.

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Hundreds dead as quake, tsunami hit Indonesia's Sulawesi

Nearly 400 killed and fate of 'tens to hundreds' of people unknown after magnitude 7.5 earthquake and tsunami hit Palu.

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Indonesia tsunami sweeps away buildings

Magnitude 7.5-quake launches tsnunami into Indonesian city of Palu with deaths and injuries unknown.

Indonesia tsunami

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Wang Yi: China not seeking to displace US as top power

Chinese foreign minister says Beijing and Washington can overcome 'current difficulties' amid burgeoning trade war.

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi

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Rodrigo Duterte: 'My only sin is extrajudicial killings'

Activists call for prosecution as Philippines president apparently admits to responsibility for killings in 'drugs war'.

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China urges US to stop 'slander' after Trump's election claims

China's foreign ministry denied Trump's accusation that Beijing is trying to influence the US congressional elections.

Donald Trump

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Passengers, crew safe after Air Niugini crashes into lagoon

More than 40 people rescued from Air Niugini plane that landed in lagoon short of the runway in Micronesia.

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