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S. Korea postpones college exam after quake - World

4 earthquake hit the southeast on Wednesday, sparking alarm in the country that seldom experiences significant tremors.The quake, the second most powerful recorded in the country, struck at a depth of 9 kilometers near the city of Pohang at around 2:30 pm, the Korea Meteorological Administration said.

China aims to be world-leading space power by 2045 - USA

The heavy-lift carrier rocket Long March 5 blasts off Nov 3, 2016 at Wenchang Space Launch Center in South China's Hainan province.[Photo/Xinhua]
China plans to grow into a global leader in space technology by 2045, according to a route map drawn up by China Aerospace Science and Technology Corp, the major contractor of the country's space programs.