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  • Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen, left, shakes hands with ASEAN Secretary-General Surin Pitsuwan as Hun Sen handed over a signed document to Surin after the singing ceremony of adoption of the ASEAN Human Rights Declaration during the 21st Association of Southeast Asian Nations, or ASEAN Summit in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)

    ASEAN seeks China talks on sea dispute

    Southeast Asian leaders decided Sunday to ask China to start formal talks "as soon as possible" on crafting a legally binding accord aimed at preventing an outbreak of violence in disputed South China Sea territories, a top diplomat said.


  • Myanmar children walk near a graffiti painted by Myanmar artist Arker Kyaw to welcome U.S. President Barack Obama on a street in Yangon, Myanmar, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012. (AP Photo/Khin Maung Win)

    Asia trip gives Obama opportunity to build legacy

    For President Barack Obama, expanding U.S. influence in Asia is more than just countering China or opening up new markets to American businesses. It's also about building his legacy.


  • President Obama holds up a pen as he speaks about the economy and the deficit Nov. 9, 2012, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. (Associated Press)

    Obama plans Asia trip amid budget fight

    With less than two months left for Washington to avoid an impending fiscal crisis that could drive economic recovery into a tailspin, President Obama will break away from negotiations to spend four days on a diplomatic trip to Southeast Asia.


  • A phoenixlike float with the casket carrying the body of former Cambodian King Norodom Sihanouk arrives at the Royal Palace in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, as mourners lining the streets pay their respects on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)

    Cambodians line streets to see ex-King Norodom Sihanouk's coffin

    The body of Cambodia's late King Norodom Sihanouk returned to his homeland Wednesday afternoon, welcomed by hundreds of thousands of mourners who packed tree-lined roads in the Southeast Asian nation's capital ahead of the royal funeral.


  • ** FILE ** Cambodia's King Norodom Sihanouk (left) introduces his son and successor, King Norodom Sihamoni, upon their arrival at Phnom Penh airport in Cambodia in 2004. (AP Photo/Andy Eames)

    Former Cambodian King Norodom Sihanouk dies at 89

    Norodom Sihanouk, the revered and often mercurial former king and independence hero who helped navigate Cambodia through a half-century of war, genocide and upheaval, died Monday in Beijing. He was 89.


  • Delouise Guerra of Denver holds a 1975 photo of her younger brother, 18-year-old Marine PFC James Jacques, who was killed in a helicopter crash near Cambodia in 1975. (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)

    Long-missing Colo. Marine buried with full honors

    For 37 years, Delouise Guerra never knew for certain what happened to the young man she called her baby brother, an 18-year-old Marine from Colorado who was missing and presumed dead after a helicopter crash on the other side of the world.


  • Sister buries Marine missing for 37 years

    For 37 years, Delouise Guerra never knew for certain what happened to the young man she called her baby brother, an 18-year-old Marine from Colorado who was missing and presumed dead after a helicopter crash on the other side of the world.


  • Vietnam returns endangered turtle to Cambodia

    A critically endangered turtle that somehow made it to Vietnam decades ago has been returned to its original home: Cambodia.


  • World Briefs: Court postpones appeal for punk rockers

    MOSCOW | A Russian court postponed an appeal Monday by three members of a jailed punk rock band after one of them fired her lawyers.


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