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Crisis Averted: China Calls Taiwan Phone Call A "Gimmick" As It Lodges Diplomatic Protest

Overnight, China foreign minister Wang Yi called Tsai's call with Trump "a little trick", or loosely translated in English as "gimmick", by Taiwan which would not change the one-China consensus in international community. He added that the "One-China" policy is the foundation for the healthy development of China’s relationship with the U.S.

Key Highlights From Obama's First Press Conference Since The Election

In what was one of his last press conferences as president, Obama took questions from the press for the first time since the presidential election and delivered an hour long Q&A session with members of the press corps ahead of his final foreign tour as US president. In that time Obama covered numerous issues including the following...

Massive Sinkhole Swallows Entire Intersection In Japan

A gigantic sinkhole has opened up in the Japanese city of Fukuoka, swallowing an entire intersection of a 4-lane highway.  The sinkhole opened up as crews were working underground nearby to extend a subway tunnel which is believed to have triggered the collapse.

Nevada Judge Tosses Trump's Lawsuit Over Nevada Ballots

Update: after a rather quick hearing, the Nevada judge rejected the Trump legal team's request for a lawsuit over allegedly illegal balloting, saying "I'm not going to issue any order. I'm just not going to do it."