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Timeline of events surrounding Kim Dotcom extradition fight

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WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The legal case involving flamboyant internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom has lasted more than five years and will likely continue for years to come. Here's a timeline of significant events: 2005: Dotcom founds the file-sharing si

Traffic study ranks Los Angeles as world's most clogged city

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DETROIT (AP) — When it comes to getting stuck in traffic on the way to and from work, Los Angeles leads the world. Drivers in the car-crazy California metropolis spent 104 hours each driving in congestion during peak travel periods last year. That topped s

Inrix's top 10 most traffic-clogged cities in the world

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Traffic analytics firm Inrix has calculated how much time drivers spend stuck in traffic during peak travel times last year in 1,064 cities in 38 countries worldwide. Here are the top 10 most congested cities and how many hours drivers were stuck: City Cou

Tokyo stocks end slightly higher in choppy trading on easing yen

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Tokyo stocks ended slightly higher in choppy trading on Monday as the easing yen against the U.S. dollar helped pare earlier losses. The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average ended up 16.46 points, or 0.09 percent, from Friday at 19,251.08. The broader Topix inde

Asian shares muted ahead of earnings, Fed minutes this week

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HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stocks were muted on Monday as a lack of fresh leads kept investors on the sidelines while they awaited economic and corporate earnings reports and Fed meeting minutes due out this week. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 in

Scott Morrison staffer quits after dispute over Anna Bligh's new job

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Scott Morrison’s communications director has resigned after a dispute between the Turnbull government and the Australian Bankers’ Association over the appointment of former Labor Queensland premier Anna Bligh. The treasurer’s communications director, Sasha

TV footage appears to show deliberate attack on North Korean

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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Security camera footage obtained by Japanese television appears to show a careful and deliberate attack last week on the exiled half brother of North Korea's ruler, while Malaysia said Monday it had recalled its ambassador to

Japanese power utilities join investors in India's energy sector

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A joint venture between two major Japanese electric power companies is looking to explore more business opportunities in India's energy market with a particular focus on renewable energy, joining a growing list of investors betting big on the country's cle

Prosecutors say malnutrition killing inmates in Haiti jails

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PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Dozens of emaciated men with sunken cheeks and protruding ribs lie silently in an infirmary at Haiti's largest prison, most too weak to stand. The corpse of an inmate who died miserably of malnutrition is shrouded beneath a pla

Sagawa Express to list on Tokyo bourse, eyes global expansion

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Sagawa Express Co. is aiming to go public on the First Section of the Tokyo bourse within this year and began holding talks with major brokerages, sources close to the matter said Monday. Using the capital it will obtain through the listing, Japan's major

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