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Apple Reports Record Sales In Asia

Posted On January 21, 2015

(Undated) -- iPhones are hot in east Asia. Apple is reporting record sales in Japan, China and South Korea. A new report from Counterpoint Research says Apple is challenging the region's brands in their own territory. The American brand claimed 33-percent of the South Korean market last November. That put Apple well ahead of South…

Christie To Visit England Next Month

Posted On January 21, 2015

(Trenton, NJ) -- First it was Mexico and Canada and now it's England. Chris Christie is hitting the international circuit again for his third out-of-country trip since being sworn into a second term last year as New Jersey governor. Christie is planning a three-day trade mission to London starting February 1st. Christie's spokeswoman says it's…

U.S. Couple Present Defense In Bali Suitcase Murder

Posted On January 21, 2015

(Undated) -- An American man and his pregnant girlfriend are defending themselves against charges they murdered the young woman's mother. Tommy Schaefer and Heather Mack presented their defense at a hearing today in Indonesia. Sheila von Weise-Mack's battered body was found stuffed in a suitcase outside a luxury hotel on the resort island of Bali…

French Investigate Four Suspects In Paris Attacks

Posted On January 21, 2015

(Paris) -- French authorities are investigating four men in the jihadist attacks that killed 17 people in Paris this month. The Paris prosecutor said today that investigators are looking for possible accomplices in Belgium, Spain, and Turkey. The four men under investigation have been jailed since late last week. Two brothers, both French citizens, killed…

Airport, Sea, Land Crossings Closed In Yemeni City

Posted On January 21, 2015

(Undated) -- Air, sea, and land crossings are closed in the Yemeni port of Aden as the Arab state sinks deeper into turmoil. Security authorities reportedly closed the airport, docks, and roads in and out of the southern port city early this morning. This comes as Houthi militants surround the president's home in the capital…