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TOKYO (AP) — Leaders of countries in a Pacific Rim trade pact rejected by President Donald Trump are welcoming progress on a final agreement to press ahead without U.S., saying it shows a resolve against protectionism.

The accord reached in Tokyo this week

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HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis praised Vietnam on Wednesday for supporting U.N. sanctions against North Korea and expressed hope that Washington and Hanoi can build closer defense ties despite being former enemies.

"They've stepped

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TOKYO (AP) — Japan's trade surplus fell by 25 percent in 2017 from a year earlier though a recovery in exports to China and the U.S. helped provide a strong tailwind for the economy.

Preliminary data released Wednesday showed exports rose 11.8 percent in

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TAUNGPYO, Myanmar (AP) — Workers were laying bricks, digging ditches and drilling holes for building frames at a temporary camp in Myanmar where Rohingya Muslims would stay when they return from Bangladesh refugee camps.

Journalists were allowed to watch the

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HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is thanking Vietnam for supporting U.N. sanctions against North Korea and expressing hope for building closer military ties to Hanoi.

Mattis arrived in Hanoi on Wednesday from Jakarta, Indonesia,

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Feel free to study the NHL standings when the league takes its annual break for All-Star Game weekend.

Just be ready for them to change again once the games resume.

Consider the nightly rotations a mere warmup for

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Anaheim Ducks weren't ecstatic with they way they played, but it was good enough to get a win.

Andrew Cogliano and Adam Henrique capped Anaheim's four-goal first period and the Ducks went on to a 6-3 victory over the struggling New

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Ursula K. Le Guin, the award-winning science fiction and fantasy writer who explored feminist themes and was best known for her Earthsea books, has died at 88.

Le Guin died suddenly and peacefully Monday at her home in Portland, Oregon

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TOKYO (AP) — Leaders of countries in a Pacific Rim trade pact rejected by President Donald Trump are welcoming progress on a final agreement to press ahead without U.S., saying it shows a resolve against protectionism.

The accord reached in Tokyo clears the

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Coaches get fired. Players get fired up.

A lot happens over the course of the NBA season. In this wacky week, it came in one day.

The Cavaliers lost more games and apparently some patience with Kevin Love, and Jason Kidd lost his job in

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