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New lease of life for Jakarta's once-filthy rivers

JAKARTA, Jan 12, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - A group of children gathered on the banks of the Ciliwung river in the Indonesian capital Jakarta, staring into the water and casting...More...

Lessons in respect at China's Confucius kindergartens

WUHAN, China, Jan 12, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Children in scholars hats bow before a statue of Confucius, the Chinese sage once reviled by Communist authorities but now enjoy...More...

Something 'fishy' going on at LA sushi restaurants: study

LOS ANGELES, Jan 12, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Next time you order halibut, red snapper or yellowfin tuna at a sushi restaurant in the Los Angeles area, you may want to ask for...More...

Rain slackens across Thailand's flood-hit south

SURAT THANI, Thailand, Jan 11, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Heavy rain responsible for floods across southern Thailand eased Wednesday, leaving residents to pick through damaged ho...More...

Thousands flee fighting on Myanmar's border with China

YANGON, Jan 11, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Thousands of people fled heavy fighting on Myanmar's northern border with China overnight, activists said Wednesday, as the government...More...

Obama tears up during tribute to Michelle, daughters

CHICAGO, Jan 11, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - President Barack Obama wiped away tears as he paid tribute to his teenage daughters and to Michelle Obama, his "best friend," at the ...More...