Despite tensions with their now nuclear-armed neighbor, South Koreans have become increasingly indifferent to the threat of war, with surveys showing fewer people expect a conflict now than a quarter of a century ago.
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Hurricane Maria devastates Puerto Rico, heads for Turks and Caicos
Hurricane Maria destroyed buildings and knocked out power across Puerto Rico before flooding parts of the Dominican Republic and then regaining some of its strength as it approached the Turks and Caicos Islands and southeastern Bahamas on Thursday night.
Asia stocks fall, yen and franc gain as North Korea moots H-bomb test
Asian stocks fell and the Japanese yen and Swiss franc gained on the mooted possibility of North Korea conducting another hydrogen bomb test, this time in the Pacific Ocean.
Russia says will target U.S.-backed fighters in Syria if provoked
Russia warned the United States on Thursday it would target U.S.-backed militias in Syria if Russian troops again came under fire, as the United States disclosed an unusual face-to-face meeting between U.S. and Russian generals meant to avoid such clashes.
Equifax under pressure from banks to shape up
U.S. consumer credit reporting bureau Equifax Inc risks losing support from banks unless it can show its database on millions of borrowers is secure from another cyber-attack.
Navajo tribe says ready to sue Trump over changes to Utah monument
The Navajo Nation will sue the Trump administration if it tries to reduce the size of the Bears Ears National Monument in Utah, its top lawyer told Reuters on Thursday, ahead of the release of a broad government review of such sites across the country.
Apple's iPhone 8 launch in Sydney sees bleak turnout
Apple Inc's iPhone 8 launch in Sydney, one of the first cities to access the product in Australia, saw a bleak turnout as fans held out for the soon-to-be-released premium iPhone X.
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