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After standoff, Vale and China's Cosco both claim shipping victory

Lesotho deadlock prompts fresh crisis summit

Analysis: U.S. strike would aim to punish Assad, not turn tide of war

Analysis: Obama won't say it, but vote on Syria has high stakes for his...

In public shift, Israel calls for Assad's fall

Israel calls up reservists over Syrian threat

Analysis - U.S. cable consumers face more blackouts, higher prices

Thai court says election can be postponed

Biden asked Abe not to visit war shrine: report

Shutdown politics poison markets

Chinese premier visits India to boost ties

Police called in over Fiji chief stand-off

Budget battle guide: Skidding into a fiscal pileup

Republicans eye U.S. debt limit vote as Lew warns of cash crunch

Tymoshenko says West must stop Russian aggression

Obama, wary of foreign crises, faces East-West standoff in Ukraine

Big or small, spending-cut efforts hit roadblocks

S Korea can't join Pacific trade talks until US issues fixed - official

Vietnam threatens legal action against China

Russian minister says Rosneft stake sale possible in 2014

Poroshenko: Ukraine's chocolate king holds golden ticket

Rouhani honeymoon over as Iran's economy bites

Kerry to Mideast at critical point in peace talks

No option but army role to end Pakistan crisis, says minister

Peugeot workers occupy plant slated to be sold

Fed now unlikely to slow bond buying before 2014

A look at main issues in Iran's nuclear program

Debt limit overtaking shutdown as US crisis focus

Filipino rebel attacks unlikely to sabotage peace

Japan boosts security near isles in China dispute

Look at opponents of nuclear deal-making with Iran

New faultlines widen at UN climate talks

European rights court puts France burqa ban in spotlight

Preoccupied Obama criticized over NKorea policy

Car bombs, clashes kill 21 civilians in Iraq

Iraq turns to Sunni tribes, but distrust remains