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The company will stop representing short-term rentals in the country from July 30.
Outgoing Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, who calls Putin an idol and a friend, voiced his rebuke for the first time over Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
A White House official said Biden’s comments did not reflect a policy shift for the United States.
It’s the latest step by the Biden administration to try to preserve and broaden U.S. influence in a region that until recently looked to be under the growing sway of China.
The two nations' shared goal is the complete denuclearization of North Korea.
The suspect allegedly admitted to spending most of the $360,000 he was accidentally sent and reportedly refused requests to return the money to the town it was meant for.
President Joe Biden's six-day trip to South Korea and Japan aims to build rapport with the Asian nations’ leaders.
The man accused of opening fire on a Southern California church congregation sent a newspaper a seven-volume diary before the attack.
North Korea reported 262,270 more suspected COVID-19 infections on Thursday as it scrambled to slow infections among its unvaccinated population.
“The plane did what it was told to do by someone in the cockpit,” a person with knowledge of the officials' preliminary findings told The Wall Street Journal.