Full story - May 16, 2018
A blue traffic sign with a u-turn symbol is seen on the Grand Unification Bridge.
North Korea threw next month's summit between Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump into doubt on Wednesday, threatening weeks of diplomatic progress by saying it may reconsider if Washington insists it unilaterally gives up its nuclear weapons.
Full story - May 15, 2018
Ousted Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak speaks during a news conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia May 12, 2018.
Voter anger over a goods and services tax, as well as allegations of corruption that had swirled for years around Najib's government and the apparently lavish lifestyle of his wife, had finally taken its toll.
Full story - May 15, 2018
Palestinian demonstrators run for cover from Israeli fire and tear gas during a protest against US embassy move to Jerusalem, May 14, 2018.
Palestinians rallied in Gaza on Tuesday for the funerals of scores of people killed by Israeli troops a day earlier, while on the Gaza-Israel border, Israeli forces took up positions to deal with the expected final day of a Palestinian protest campaign.
Full story - May 14, 2018
Iraqi supporters of cleric Moqtada al-Sadr's Sairun coalition celebrate after results of Iraq's parliamentary election were announced in Baghdad, Iraq, on May 14, 2018.
The populist Shi'ite cleric, a longtime adversary of the United States, was a surprise win for Iraq. The preliminary results were based on a count of more than 91 percent of the votes cast in 16 of Iraq's 18 provinces.
Full story - May 14, 2018
A Palestinian demonstrator walks with black smoke and tires burning in the background.
Israeli troops killed 58 Palestinians along the Gaza border on Monday, health officials said, as demonstrators streamed to the frontier on the day the United States prepared to open its embassy in Jerusalem.
Full story - May 13, 2018
A stone building is crumbling and surrounded by tree branches
A couple who fled their village as children 70 years ago for Gaza still long for their home. It is now an Israeli kibbutz.
Full story - May 13, 2018
A river winds through a city full of buildings and skyscrapers.
Full story - May 12, 2018
A man waves from inside a black car.
North Korea announced it would dismantle its test site in the next two weeks, which would include collapsing tunnels with explosions.
Full story - May 12, 2018
A man is surrounded by flags overhead and to his right, two giant posters. All are campaign advertisements.
Full story - May 11, 2018
hogs
Now, as China pushes ahead with industrialization of the world's largest hog herd, part of a 30-year effort to modernize its farm sector and create wealth in rural areas, companies are experimenting with high-rise housing for pigs despite the costs.

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