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Official: Chinese vaccines' effectiveness low

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

BEIJING - In a rare admission of the weakness of Chinese coronavirus vaccines, the country's top disease control official says their effectiveness is low and the government is...
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COVID-19 live updates: 7-day positivity rate drops slightly to 1.6% in California

3 hours ago   |   ABC

COVID-19 cases continue to go up in California but the positivity rate has gone down again, dropping slightly to 1.6% according to new statistics released by the state health...
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Blinken warns China that action against Taiwan would be ‘mistake'

4 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

US Secretary of State says Biden administration concerned by China's 'increasingly aggressive actions' against Taiwan.
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Biden Secretary Of State Condemns China's ‘Acts Of Genocide' Against Muslim Uyghurs

7 hours ago   |   Forbes

Sec. Blinken urged companies to not conduct business in the Xinjiang region of China, where the "egregious" human rights violations are allegedly taking place.
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China stonewalling on COVID caused ‘more egregious results,' says U.S. Secretary of State Blinken

7 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

"China knows that in the early stages of Covid, it didn't do what it needed to do," he said Sunday.
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‘Better dead than red': UFC star Rose Namajunas draws fire for political attack linking Chinese champ Weili Zhang with communism

‘Better dead than red': UFC star Rose Namajunas draws fire for political attack linking Chinese champ Weili Zhang with communism

7 hours ago   |   RT

UFC contender Rose Namajunas has raised the temperature ahead of her upcoming fight with Weili Zhang, with the Lithuanian-American fighter saying that she is targeting the...
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China hasn't been forthright on Covid, Blinken says

China hasn't been forthright on Covid, Blinken says

8 hours ago   |   Politico

The world still needs "to get to the bottom of" the origins of Covid-19, Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Sunday, and that means China still owes the world some...
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The US is 'not focused on a boycott' of the 2022 Olympics in China amid human rights concerns, Blinken says

The US is 'not focused on a boycott' of the 2022 Olympics in China amid human rights concerns, Blinken says

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The United States is " not focused on a boycott " of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing despite its concerns over human rights abuses committed by the...
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Official Admits Chinese Vaccines Have Low Effectiveness as Country Explores Mixing Shots

8 hours ago   |   Slate

The words by the director of the China's CDC, Gao Fu, spread quickly on social media before they were censored.
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China's digital currency will be distributed using a two-tiered system to help get it into consumers' hands

China's digital currency will be distributed using a two-tiered system to help get it into consumers' hands

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The People's Republic of China introduced its first blockchain-powered digital currency controlled by its central bank, The Wall Street Journal first...
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Red Sox slug 6 homers against Orioles to extend winning streak to 6 games

Red Sox slug 6 homers against Orioles to extend winning streak to 6 games

J.D. Martinez hit three home runs for Boston, while Rafael Devers hit two to extend his streak of games with a homer to three. Read more ...

Kershaw barely outduels Scherzer, Dodgers sweep Nats 3-0

Kershaw barely outduels Scherzer, Dodgers sweep Nats 3-0

LOS ANGELES - Clayton Kershaw pitched six innings of five-hit ball to win an outstanding duel with Max Scherzer, and the Los Angeles Dodgers swept three games from the... Read more ...

‘Falsifying history': VICE media flogged for publishing Cambodia genocide...

‘Falsifying history': VICE media flogged for publishing Cambodia genocide victims' photos with SMILES photoshopped on their faces

Altered images of people executed by the Khmer Rouge regime have been published by VICE media group, with smiles “photoshopped” to the victims' faces. The now-deleted article... Read more ...

Taylor helps Royals top White Sox 4-3 in 10 innings

Taylor helps Royals top White Sox 4-3 in 10 innings

CHICAGO - Michael A. Taylor scored when Garrett Crochet misplayed Andrew Benintendi's bunt in the 10th inning, sending the Kansas City Royals to a 4-3 victory over the Chicago... Read more ...

Cruise lines poised for rebound despite no word on when US sailings can resume

Cruise lines poised for rebound despite no word on when US sailings can resume

It appears travelers are once again eager to take a cruise - and investors may be ready to hop aboard with them. Read more ...

Huntington Beach police declare unlawful assembly after counter-protesters...

Huntington Beach police declared an unlawful assembly near the pier Sunday afternoon after an unruly crowd formed during an event billed as a "White Lives Matter" rally. Read more ...

AccuWeather: Unsettled Week Ahead

Meteorologist Chris Sowers says keep the rain gear close by this week. Read more ...

How a brewery saved Historic Cold Spring Village

A gem of Cape May County is going strong after 40 years. But if it was not for their brewery, Historic Cold Spring Village may not have survived the pandemic. Read more ...

Celtics' 31-3 second half run ends Nuggets' win streak

Jayson Tatum finished with 28 points and Jaylen Brown had 20. Read more ...

David Quinn chooses goalie Igor Shesterkin to start Sunday against Islanders

The Rangers coach said it was a tough decision because backup Alexandar Georgiev is 7-2 against the Isles and played well in Friday's win. Read more ...