Taipei Times

Trump Shrugs Off Fuss Over Taiwan Call
New York Times
BEIJING — President-elect Donald Trump is unapologetic about roiling diplomatic waters with his decision to speak on the phone with Taiwan's leader, a breach of long-standing tradition that risks enmity from China. The U.S. severed diplomatic ties ...
Donald Trump keeps confirming fears about his diplomatic skillsWashington Post
Former US ambassador, Cotton back Trump on Taiwan call, after immediate backlash, criticismFox News
Trump's Call With Taiwan's Leader Exposes China's Strained
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At least 9 dead, many missing in fire at Oakland party
At least nine people were killed and a total of 25 people were unaccounted for after one of the worst fires in Oakland for many years tore through a music party at an artists collective, authorities said. The blaze ignited around 11:30 p.m. Friday ...
9 dead, 25 unaccounted for in Oakland warehouse party fireFox News
At least 9 dead, several unaccounted for in Oakland warehouse fireUSA TODAY
Oakland fire: Nine die during California club nightBBC News
CBS News -Reuters -Washington Post
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CNN International

Meet the 'Mad Dog' Donald Trump wants to lead the Pentagon
CNN International
(CNN) The next possible US secretary of defense went by the military call sign "Chaos." Revered by his troops as a "warrior monk" with a knack for hard-edged quips, retired Marine Gen. James Mattis led troops in Afghanistan in 2001, won laurels for ...
Politics|James Mattis, Trump's Choice for Defense, Favors Working With AlliesNew York Times
Is Trump hiring too many generals?Politico
Senator Gillibrand, Mad Dog, and Dirty HarryAmerican Thinker (blog)
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Washington Post

A student fatally stabbed a USC professor after a 'personal dispute,' police say
Washington Post
A University of Southern California student fatally stabbed a psychology professor on campus Friday afternoon, authorities said, following what was described as a “personal dispute.” Police have not released the name of the suspect in the stabbing or ...
Student suspect arrested in fatal stabbing of USC professorUSA TODAY
Suspect identified in fatal stabbing of USC professorOCRegister
Slain USC professor Bosco Tjan was an expert in vision loss researchLos Angeles Times -KABC-TV -TIME
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New York Times

A Nation in Mourning: Images of Cuba After Fidel Castro
New York Times
Cuba declared nine days of mourning after Fidel Castro's death, a period that will culminate in his funeral on Sunday. Photographers for The New York Times crossed the nation to capture the mood of Cubans grappling with life without him. Continue ...
Tourists take dampened spirits of a mourning Cuba in strideUSA TODAY
A Castro legacy: Cuban-Americans' hefty clout in US politicsTulsa World
Fidel Castro: The last revolutionaryJerusalem Post Israel News
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Rodrigo Duterte: Donald Trump Endorsed Deadly War on Drugs
Noel Celis—AFP/Getty Images Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte gestures as he talks during the 115th Police Service Anniversary at the Philippine National Police (PNP) headquarters in Manila on Aug. 17, 2016.
Duterte: During phone call, Trump praised my drug war as the 'right way'Washington Post
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte says Trump wished his drug crackdown 'success'Fox News
Philippine leader says Trump endorsed his violent war on drugsThe Hill (blog)
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Clinton allies plot anti-Trump movement
After most campaigns the combatants share cocktails and swap war stories — but the bitter 2016 battle for the White House is turning into a forever war with Hillary Clinton's tormented team vowing a four-year insurgency against Donald Trump. There are ...
What Did Hillary Clinton Leave On The Social Media Table?Huffington Post
Your Evening BriefingBloomberg
Shouting match erupts between Clinton and Trump aidesSFGate
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Sherri Papini and Her Family Focus on Future: 'It's Something We're Never Going to Forget'
Life is understandably scary now for Sherri Papini, the California mom who in early November, mysteriously vanished for 22 days after she left her home for a routine jog before appearing Thanksgiving morning on the side of a road chained, beaten and ...
'I got nauseated looking at her'
Husband of 'Super Mom' on Getting the Call Missing Wife Was Alive: She Was 'Screaming'ABC News

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BBC News

Aleppo siege: 'We are crying and afraid'
BBC News
A biting winter's chill seeps through embattled Aleppo as a city braces itself for what could be the worst months of a war approaching its sixth year. Driving into government-controlled west Aleppo, through military checkpoints, a landscape of skeletal ...
The Latest: Iran and Russia reaffirm alliance in Syria warU.S. News & World Report
'We are alone': The voices of besieged rebel-held AleppoWashington Post
Syria army retakes over half of rebel east AleppoDaily Mail
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Indonesia police aircraft carrying at least 12 crashed in sea
A twin-engine M-28 Skytruck like the one pictured above crashed into the sea flying between Singapore and Indonesia on Saturday. The plane was carrying at least 12 people including police officers and aircraft maintenance crew and lost contact with ...
Indonesian police plane with 15 on board goes missingReuters
Indonesian police plane loses contact, 13 feared deadUSA TODAY
Indonesian plane missing; 13 people feared deadWGN-TV
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