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This photo provided by the Utah Highway Patrol shows a tour bus carrying Chinese-speaking tourists after it crashed near Bryce Canyon National Park in southern Utah, killing at least four people and critically injuring multiple others, Sept. 20, 2019.
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Three women and one man perished in the crash on a highway running through the red-rock landscape of southern Utah on Friday
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Sun, 09/22/2019 - 15:32
Police officers at Sha Tin Station in Hong Kong, Sept. 22, 2019.
Meanwhile Hong Kong has cut back rail and bus access to its airport to avoid an anti-government protest at one of the busiest airport hubs in the world
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Sun, 09/22/2019 - 08:44
Lang Chanthoeun, 35, a villager in Kampong Thom province’s Krayea commune, looks after her daughter, who has been diagnosed with
So far this year, health authorities have recorded 39,000 cases in Cambodia, compared with 3,000 for 2018. Cases have surged elsewhere in the region as heavy rains have contributed to the spread of the mosquito-borne illness. 
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Sun, 09/22/2019 - 04:33
Riot police patrol inside Hong Kong International Airport in Hong Kong, China September 22, 2019. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
Police fired tear gas to disperse pro-democracy protesters who threw petrol bombs in two new towns Saturday after pro-China groups pulled down some of the ‘Lennon Walls’ of anti-government messages
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By Reuters
Sat, 09/21/2019 - 23:26
Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi reaches out to shake hands with Solomon Islands Foreign Minister Jeremiah Manele during a ceremony to mark the establishment of diplomatic ties between the two nations.
Pacific island nation cites its 'development needs' in making switch with further isolates Taipei
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Sat, 09/21/2019 - 09:15
Police face a burning barricade during protests, Sept. 21, 2019, in Hong Kong.
Police accused protesters of spraying water at officers during the march by several thousand people in Tuen Mun in Hong Kong's northwest
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Sat, 09/21/2019 - 08:21
TOPSHOT - Indonesian children pick up trash from a beach in Surabaya city, East Java province, on September 21, 2019, as seen during a beach cleanup by children as part of world cleanup day campaign. / AFP / JUNI KRISWANTO
Beaches across Asia were among the first areas to benefit as the decade-old event got underway
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Sat, 09/21/2019 - 04:34