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Hong Kong pro-democracy activists beg Congress for refugee status

Hong Kong pro-democracy activists beg Congress for refugee status

1 day ago   |   Politico

A coalition of Hong Kong pro-democracy activists in exile has issued an urgent public plea to the U.S. Congress to pass legislation that will grant refugee status to Hong Kong...
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AP PHOTOS: Hong Kong family leaves a changing city for UK

25 days ago   |   ABC News

After two years of turmoil and change, Hong Kong was not the same for Mike Hui. One month ago, the 36-year-old photographer pulled up roots and moved with his wife and young...
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China's Uber-Like Trucking Startup Mints The Country's Latest Billionaire

1 month ago   |   Forbes

Zhang Hui, the chief executive of Full Truck Alliance, is poised to join the world's billionaire ranks as his company nears an initial public offering in the U.S.
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Hong Kong to Censor Films Under China's Security Law

1 month ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

The city's government said it would block the distribution of films that are deemed to undermine national security, bringing the territory more in line with mainland Chinese...
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Some Apple suppliers in China are reportedly saying they won't hire minorities like Uyghur Muslims in job postings

Some Apple suppliers in China are reportedly saying they won't hire minorities like Uyghur Muslims in job postings

1 month ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Some Apple suppliers in China aren't accepting minority job applicants and are explicitly saying members of marginalized groups should not apply...
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'ONE Championship: Full Blast' results: Xie's flying knee cuts Agasa, ends fight between rounds

'ONE Championship: Full Blast' results: Xie's flying knee cuts Agasa, ends fight between rounds

1 month ago   |   MMAjunkie

ONE Championship returned to action on Friday at Singapore Indoor Stadium in Singapore for “ONE Championship: Full Blast.” The tape-delayed event, which streamed on B/R Live...
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China Diplomat Lists Officials Who Have Been Punished Since COVID-19 Outbreak in Wuhan

2 monthes ago   |   Newsweek

"Wuhan was the epicentre but other places only experienced local outbursts which were quickly brought under control. Most officials were punished for dereliction of duties, not...
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As Tokyo Games open, can Olympic flame burn away the specter left by the...

As Tokyo Games open, can Olympic flame burn away the specter left by the pandemic?

The Tokyo Games will begin at last, after a yearlong delay that saw the world fragmented and locked down. The pandemic, still raging today, casts a shadow over the event meant... Read more ...

Bronx robber swipes $20K worth of jewelry from victim

Bronx robber swipes $20K worth of jewelry from victim

The NYPD on Thursday released video footage of a Bronx robbery that shows a pistol-wielding suspect swipe two neck chains worth a total of $20,000 earlier this month, police said. Read more ...

The Latest: About 100 US Olympic athletes unvaccinated

The Latest on the Tokyo Olympics, which are taking place under heavy restrictions after a year's delay because of the coronavirus pandemic: Read more ...

Tokyo 2020 LIVE: Olympic Games Opening Ceremony As It Happens

The Tokyo 2020 opening ceremony is set to take place today despite COVID and controversy - follow it live on the Newsweek live blog. Read more ...

Ring Doorbell Video Films Man Threatening To Rape, Kill Woman

The disturbing video taken outside a Las Vegas home has since been viewed more than 2.4 million times on Facebook. Read more ...

Asteroid That Could Be Bigger Than the Washington Monument to Speed by Earth...

The space rock will be moving at more than 18,000 miles per hour when it flies safely past our planet on Sunday. Read more ...

Should vaccinated start wearing masks again with COVID-19 cases rising?

Should vaccinated start wearing masks again with COVID-19 cases rising?

COVID-19 cases are rising with the delta variant, and some are again considering wearing masks, even after they've been vaccinated. But is it worth it? Read more ...

Meet The U.S. Olympic Flag Bearer You've Probably Never Heard Of

Meet The U.S. Olympic Flag Bearer You've Probably Never Heard Of

Eddy Alvarez, who plays baseball for the U.S. team, could become just the sixth person ever to medal in both the Winter and Summer Olympics. He took home a silver medal in... Read more ...

US water polo captain Jesse Smith to miss opening ceremony

US water polo captain Jesse Smith to miss opening ceremony

TOKYO - U.S. men's water polo captain Jesse Smith will miss the opening ceremony for the Tokyo Olympics on Friday after the USOPC limited how many players from his team could... Read more ...

LEADING OFF: Cruz traded to Rays, White Sox vs Brewers

LEADING OFF: Cruz traded to Rays, White Sox vs Brewers

A look at what's happening around the majors today: Read more ...