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Taylor Swift: ‘Never in my worst nightmares did I imagine the buyer would be Scooter’ Braun, the singer said of her master recordings. Photograph: Emma McIntyre/Getty

Taylor Swift has set heads in the music industry spinning with a frank and fiery statement about the recent sale of her entire back catalogue. It was(...)

Vice-admiral Joseph Aucoin, commander of the US 7th Fleet, has been relieved of his duties “due to a loss of confidence in his ability to command”, the US navy said in a statement. Photograph: Franck Robichon/EPA

The US navy on Wednesday said it had removed its 7th Fleet commander, vice-admiral Joseph Aucoin, after a series of collisions involving its warships (...)

US sailors on USS Dewey, which sailed within 12 nautical miles of the Mischief Reef, one of three locations in the Spratlys where China has reclaimed land. Photograph: Kryzentia Weiermann/US Navy/AFP

A US Navy destroyer has sailed close to a Chinese-built artificial island in the South China Sea, the first such patrol in the hotly contested waterwa(...)

In October, the US Navy sent the USS Lassen, a guided-missile destroyer, on patrol within  12 nautical miles of Subi Reef in the Spratly archipelago. China responded by accusing Washington of having a “cold war mentality”. Photograph: Evan Kenny/EPA/US Navy

Was there a more potent image in 2015 to represent China’s newfound confidence in matters of foreign policy than the satellite photograph of a land r(...)