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With each generation, the people of Taiwan feel more Taiwanese — and less Chinese

Within just one family, three generations' lives in three different versions of Taiwan have given them disparate views on what it means to be Taiwanese, and whether that has anything to do with China.

U.S. Air Force cargo planes land in Colombia with supplies aimed at neighboring Venezuela

The Trump administration ratchets up pressure on embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, announcing shipments of aid on Air Force cargo planes.

Vatican defrocks former U.S. Cardinal McCarrick over sex abuse

The once-powerful prelate and Archbishop of Washington was found guilty of soliciting sex while hearing confession.

Nigerians bewildered after presidential election is postponed at the last minute

Nigeria's top candidates on Saturday condemned the last-minute decision to delay the presidential election for a week until Feb. 23, blaming each other but appealing to Africa's largest democracy for calm.

Israel’s Netanyahu stirs a hornets’ nest in Poland

Over two days in Poland, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu several times retracted or rectified statements for which he faced blistering rebuke.

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