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Why Beijing Is So Reluctant To Suppress Protests in Hong Kong

Why Beijing Is So Reluctant To Suppress Protests in Hong Kong

4 days ago   |   Fortune

As Chinese paramilitary guards drilled on Hong Kong's border last Thursday, China's ambassador to the United Kingdom assured journalists Beijing had “enough solutions and...
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‘It's Life or Death:' Hong Kong Protests Risk Its Special Trade Relationship With the U.S

‘It's Life or Death:' Hong Kong Protests Risk Its Special Trade Relationship With the U.S

4 days ago   |   Fortune

Amid political disarray and unending protests, Hong Kong now faces one more potential risk: losing its special trading status with the United States over fears that the Chinese...
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What Is the One China Policy? Versace Chinese Ambassador Yang Mi Quits Role After Brand's T-Shirt 'Deeply Offends' Country

10 days ago   |   Newsweek

Following the release of Versace t-shirts, which listed Chinese cities Hong Kong and Macau as countries, actor Yang Mi announced the end of her partnership with the fashion brand.
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Versace apologizes to outraged China after T-shirt labels Hong Kong and Macau as countries

11 days ago   |   NY Daily News

Fashion house Versace has apologized to China after markings on some of its T-shirts identified Hong Kong and Macau as countries. Versace recalled and destroyed the offending...
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Versace in hot water as China accuses fashion brand of questioning its sovereignty

Versace in hot water as China accuses fashion brand of questioning its sovereignty

11 days ago   |   RT

The Italian luxury fashion company Versace has found itself at the center of a scandal after its T-shirt design sparked uproar in China. A print on the clothing item referred...
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Macau's casinos count cost of Hong Kong's escalating protests

15 days ago   |   National Post

HONG KONG - Growing protests in the Asian financial center of Hong Kong are weighing on the neighboring Chinese territory of Macau as some visitors steer clear of the world's...
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Carte blanche for Hong Kong's cops and other commentary

Carte blanche for Hong Kong's cops and other commentary

15 days ago   |   New York Post

Foreign desk: Carte Blanche for Hong Kong's Cops The South China Morning Post's Alex Lo is “scared” after the latest press conference by Beijing's Hong Kong and Macau Affairs...
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Hong Kong activists use Pokemon Go and Tinder to organize as police crack down on ongoing protests

Hong Kong activists use Pokemon Go and Tinder to organize as police crack down on ongoing protests

15 days ago   |   Business Insider

Protesters in Hong Kong have turned to innovative technologies like AirDrop and Tinder to spread information about the ongoing pro-democracy protests, despite increasingly...
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‘Any Attempt to Play With Fire Will Only Backfire.' Beijing Issues Stern Warning to Hong Kong Protesters

17 days ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

The Chinese government issued its harshest rebuke of Hong Kong's protests to date Tuesday, condemning recent actions as a threat to the city's rule of law and warning that the...
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China says Hong Kong will 'suffer' if protests continue

China says Hong Kong will 'suffer' if protests continue

25 days ago   |   Business Insider

Beijing on Monday responded to political unrest that has rocked Hong Kong for nearly two months, saying that Hong Kong society will "suffer" if protests continue. The Hong Kong...
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8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

A mountain lion left an 8-year-old boy with serious injuries when the beast attacked the child while he was playing outside his home in Colorado, officials said. The animal... Read more ...

Trump has repeatedly badgered the Fed to slash interest rates. But many...

Trump has repeatedly badgered the Fed to slash interest rates. But many economists think patience is warranted - and could save the economy in the end

Markets and investors are watching the Federal Reserve and Chair Jerome Powell for signs of upcoming rate cuts at this week's economic symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The... Read more ...

Major toy maker Hasbro to buy out ‘Peppa Pig' owner eOne for $4 billion

Major toy maker Hasbro to buy out ‘Peppa Pig' owner eOne for $4 billion

Top American toy maker Hasbro has announced a deal to acquire the owner of popular children's series “Peppa Pig” Entertainment One for approximately £3.3 billion . The share... Read more ...

How Pete Buttigieg would tackle the mental health and addiction crisis

How Pete Buttigieg would tackle the mental health and addiction crisis

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg on Friday unveiled a $100 billion plan to expand access to mental health and addiction treatment that coincided with a campaign... Read more ...

China plans to slap retaliatory tariffs on $75 billion worth of US goods

China plans to slap retaliatory tariffs on $75 billion worth of US goods

Beijing has finally unveiled its response to Washington's latest tariffs, vowing to hike levies on $75 billion worth of US exports and resume 25 percent tariffs on American... Read more ...

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

There's more than 300,000 people who live in the town, but if you can prove it's all a hoax, you'll be $1.1 million richer. Read more ...

Yemeni govt troops force separatists out from southern city

Yemeni govt troops force separatists out from southern city

Yemeni security officials say forces loyal to the internationally recognized government have taken full control of a key southern city after overnight clashes with... Read more ...

2 arrested in fatal shooting on I-440

2 arrested in fatal shooting on I-440

Two men were arrested in connection with a fatal shooting of a Durham man last weekend in Raleigh, police said Friday. Read more ...

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Authorities discovered the couple's child so malnourished that, at 19 months old, she weighed just 10.8 pounds. Read more ...

Scherzer goes 4 innings in return, Nationals top Pirates 7-1

Scherzer goes 4 innings in return, Nationals top Pirates 7-1

Pirates: Now 8-30 since the All-Star break Read more ...