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Huynh Truong Ca had posted online articles and livestreamed videos calling for change in one-party communist Vietnam.
Regime's admission of shortcomings seen as departure from previous eras.
Authorities are failing to stop corruption in the KPA as officers struggle on low salaries.
If a doctor tells you that his patient's condition is swinging up and down wildly, is that a good sign or a bad sign?  Of course the answer to that question is quite obvious.  And
The Dow Jones Industrial Average just posted its biggest single day point gain ever.  On Wednesday, the Dow shot up 1,086 points, which shattered the old record by a staggering 150 points.  It truly was
The Brotherhood for Democracy member’s sentence was upheld in a heavily guarded, three-hour trial.
When talking heads on mainstream news networks are using phrases such as "the worst is yet to come next year", that is a clear indication that a new financial crisis has arrived.  And that is
This is definitely not the gift that investors wanted for Christmas.  On Monday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 653 points as panic swept through Wall Street like wildfire.  That represented a 2.9 percent daily
ISLAMABAD—An anti-graft tribunal sentenced former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to seven years in prison for corruption on Monday ...
If the financial markets are going to be just fine, then why did Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin make emergency calls to the CEOs of the six biggest banks in America on Sunday?  And if we
Just when you thought that things couldn't get any worse, they did.  During normal times, a Friday before Christmas is an extremely boring trading session, but these are not normal times.  On Friday, the Dow
We have not seen anything like this since the financial crisis of 2008.  On Thursday the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost another 464 points, and over the last five trading sessions it has lost a
Police say that organizers did not get advance permission to hold the event.
Robert Collins report focuses on the suffering of ‘Ma and Pa Kim’
Minerals and seafood are smuggled out, while oil is smuggled in, sources on the border say.
The Federal Reserve has decided not to come to the rescue this time.  All of the economic numbers tell us that the economy is slowing down, and on Wednesday Fed Chair Jerome Powell even admitted
The document sent to national leaders, the UN, and foreign diplomats urges release of political prisoners and guarantees for the rights of assembly and a free press.
Lecture materials shower supreme leader with adulation, but attendees collectively roll their eyes.
The Federal Reserve is responsible for creating the stock market boom that we have witnessed in recent years.  Are they now also setting the stage for a stock market bust?  After hitting an all-time high
U.S. stocks have not fallen this dramatically during the month of December since the Great Depression of the 1930s.  On Monday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost another 507 points, and it is now down