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  1. Weightman secures spot at WorldsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Morpeth Herald

    ... in 4:10.37. Her second-place finish today secures her a spot in the GB team for the World Championships in Beijing, China, which take place from August 22 to 30. Speaking to the BBC after the race, Weightman said: "I'm pleased to have secured my ...

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  2. China says tourists attacked in Turkey during anti-China protests : July 05, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Times

    BEIJING China warned its citizens travelling in Turkey to be careful of anti-Beijing protests, warning them that some Chinese tourists have recently been "attacked and disturbed". The notice, posted on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs website on Sunday, said that there have recently been "multiple" demonstrations in Turkey targeting the Chinese government.

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  3. Patience Beginning To Pay Off For Juan Carlos PayanoRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    The biggest win of Juan Carlos Payano's career to date came, strangely, at perhaps the worst possible time. A technical decision victory over Anselmo Moreno last September served atop one of the last shows promoted by the now-defunct Iron Mike Productions promotional company.

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  4. China moves to stem sharemarket plungeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Twenty-eight companies in China agreed to withdraw their initial public offerings - a move indicating concern over China's stock market. BEIJING - China has frozen new share listings and announced it will set up a fund to stabilise its nose-diving sharemarkets in the latest raft of urgent moves indicating the growing concern over the potential for the country's stock panic to spread and threaten the world's second-largest economy.

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  5. Shoe factory collapses in eastern China, killing 9 people and injuring more than 30Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

    ... during a weekend shift. The cause of the accident is still under investigation. (Chinatopix Via AP) CHINA OUT BEIJING, China - A shoe factory collapsed in eastern China during a weekend shift, killing at least nine people and injuring more than 30, ...

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  6. Borel throws 19 Jul. 4, 2015, 9:39 PM AstRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    ... for the July 10-26 Pan American Games in Toronto, Canada, and the August 22-30 IAAF World Championships in Beijing, China. T&T-based Cuban, Orlando Ortega produced one of the best performances in Paris yesterday. Ortega stopped the clock at a ...

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  7. Top Chinese securities brokerages to buy US $19bn in shares to stabilise marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. BEIJING, China - China's leading securities brokerages announced Saturday that they will collectively buy at least 120 billion yuan (US $19.3-billion ...

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  8. Women's Hurdler Ofili Earns British Silver, Punches Ticket to BeijingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MGo Blue

    In addition to a pair of alumni in competition this weekend, the University of Michigan women's track and field team was represented by junior Cindy Ofili at Sainsbury's British Championships, where she earned a silver medal as the runner-up in the 100-meter hurdles Saturday , running 12.96 at Alexander Stadium. Ofili punched her ticket to Beijing, China, for next month's IAAF World Championships, where she will compete for Team Great Britain against the world's best.

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  9. A bell at Shenyang's History Museum reads: "Never forget about national humiliation". Photo: XinhuaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    Alice Wu says the nation's collective psyche has been beleaguered by the turbulent events of the past century, but that narrative needs to change for people to move forward Alice Wu fell down the rabbit hole of politics aged 12, when she ran her first election campaign. She has been writing about local politics and current affairs for the Post since 2008.

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  10. 87 Beijing companies promise investmentRead the original story

    Yesterday | China Daily

    Dozens of companies from Beijing signed agreements with Hebei province on Friday, pledging a total investment of more than 1.6 trillion yuan . The 87 State-owned companies are in fields as diverse as equipment manufacturing, emerging industries, modern services and pollution control.

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  11. China to Set Up Fund to Curb Stock SelloffRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wall Street Journal

    Total of 21 brokerages to invest $19.3 billion in the fund amid concerns that the selloff could spread to other parts of the economy BEIJING-China is establishing a market-stabilization fund aimed at fighting off the biggest stock selloff in years, as concerns grow among the Chinese leadership that the stock-market malaise could be spreading to other parts of the world's second-largest economy.

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  12. 5 most incredible discoveries of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1IAIidS Chinese and foreign toursits walk on a section of the Great Wall of China on in Mutianyu, near Beijing, China. An eye color linked to hitting the bottle and bad news about the Great Wall of China make the list: Sniff Test May Help Diagnose Autism: A simple sniff test shows promise in detecting autism in kids-perhaps even in those who aren't yet toddlers because it doesn't involve responding to questions.

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  13. De Grasse clocks 9.95 in 100m win at Canadian championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    ... at the Pan Am Games in Toronto later this month. From there, it's the world track and field championships in Beijing, China that run Aug. 22-30. Matthew Hughes captured the men's 3,000 steeplechase in 8:31.95. The Oshawa, Ont., native beat Alex ...

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  14. Dramatic twist means Tamoil buyback may be possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Swissinfo

    ... that this refinery could be profitable," said Tamraz, speaking exclusively to swissinfo.ch on the phone from Beijing, China, about his intentions about the refinery situated in the canton of Valais, in the west of the country. The Collombey plant, ...

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  15. China to launch 10-year plan to consolidate iron, steel industry, analysts sayRead the original story

    Friday | SNL Financial

    The Chinese central government is expected to launch a finalized 10-year general plan for the domestic iron and steel industry as early as July, which will lay the groundwork for reforms and consolidation in the sector, according to market analysts. at a plan to consolidate the country's iron and steel sectors, which would involve building up between three and five industry giants, by 2025.

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  16. Beijing slams new US military strategy over South China Sea : July 04, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Times

    BEIJING China has expressed outrage over the recently updated US National Military Strategy, which called Chinese claims in the South China Sea "worrisome" and "inconsistent with international law." Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said the paper prepared by the US military and issued in June "groundlessly exaggerates the China threat".

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  17. Sancho boots up againJul. 3, 2015, 8:32 PM AstRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Trinadad Express

    Brent Sancho, the former Trinidad and Tobago Soca Warriors defender and now Minister of Sport, was back on the field of play on the weekend as part of a mixed team comprised of differently abled footballers and players from the ongoing Women's Premier League .

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  18. Could searchers have missed Flight 370 wreckage?Read the original story

    Friday | UAport

    ... Airlines flight MH370 holds a sign as she and other relatives protest outside the Malaysia Embassy in Beijing, China on March 8, 2015. Getty CANBERRA, Australia - Amid rising frustrations over the expensive, so-far fruitless search for vanished ...

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  19. Internet loses it over Matt Damon's ponytailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTOP-FM Washington

    During a Thursday press conference in Beijing, China for the 2016 film "The Great Wall," Damon sported a ponytail. The 44-year-old Oscar winner reportedly grew out his hair for his role in the film, reports Vanity Fair .

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  20. Dramatic twist means buyback may be possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Swissinfo

    ... that this refinery could be profitable," said Tamraz, speaking exclusively to swissinfo.ch on the phone from Beijing, China, about his intentions about the refinery situated in the canton of Valais, in the west of the country. The Collombey plant, ...

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