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Kuwait's ruling emir, 86, was hospitalized due to emergency health problem but is reportedly stable

Nov. 29, 2023 11:16 AM EST

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The ruling emir of oil-rich Kuwait was hospitalized Wednesday “due to an emergency health problem” but later reported to be in stable condition, renewing longstanding concerns over his health since he became ruler in 2020. The report by the...

Asian Games set to go in China with more athletes than the Olympics but the same political intrigue

Sep. 08, 2023 09:55 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — The Asian Games are set to go in China, the biggest multi-sport international event in the country since pandemic restrictions were lifted there about nine months ago. This giant sports festival in the eastern city of Hangzhou involves more athletes than the Olympics...