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  1. World News in photos: Dec. 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | OregonLive.com

    A man walks past a barricade at the occupied area outside government headquarters in Hong Kong. Hong Kong authorities and activists are set for one last showdown after the publication Tuesday of a court order authorizing the removal of barricades and tents blocking the Asian financial hub's streets for more than two months.

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  2. Li Gang (left) and Fernando ChuiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | South China Morning Post

    Neighbouring city of protest-hit Hong Kong is praised by top officials for its compliance, possibly to pre-empt copycat Occupy activities National and local officials in charge of Macau have praised the world's gambling capital for fully adhering to its Basic Law and the principle of "one country, two systems", in an apparently veiled warning against any activities modelled after the Occupy Central civil disobedience protests. The latest comments came from Li Gang - Beijing's point man in Macau as its liaison office director - following similar remarks in the past week from Li Fei, deputy secretary general of the National People's Congress Standing Committee, and Macau's Chief Executive Dr Fernando Chui Sai-on.

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  3. Combat command ends in Afghanistan; CIA report's release brings...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Plain Dealer

    California Highway Patrol officers try to grab a protester Monday who blocked Highway 80 in Berkeley, Calif., in response to police killings in Missouri and New York. A woman has lunch at the occupied area outside government headquarters Tuesday in Hong Kong.

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  4. Indonesian maid says she was tortured with vacuum cleanerRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | WICU12 Erie

    An Indonesian maid has told a Hong Kong court that she was tortured for six months by her former employer, who shoved a vacuum cleaner tube into her mouth, breaking teeth and tearing her mouth. In two days of disturbing testimony, Erwiana Sulistyaningsih, a 23-year-old domestic helper, said through an interpreter she endured all sorts of abuse, including being punched, slapped, kicked and beaten unconscious.

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  5. Hong Kong democracy protest camp shutdown loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Charlotte Observer

    A man walks past a barricade which was set up by pro-democracy protesters at the occupied area outside government headquarters in Hong Kong Monday, Dec. 8, 2014. Leaders the Hong Kong Federation of Students, representing those studying at colleges, said last Thursday that they were considering a retreat from the protest sites and expect to come to a decision soon.

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  6. Police prepare to clear Hong Kong protest sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Channelnewsasia.com

    A High Court ruling published Tuesday morning called for the clearance of three sections of the main Admiralty protest site, in the heart of Hong Kong's business district. Joshua Wong addresses protesters at the movement's main protest site in the Admiralty district of Hong Kong on Dec 6, 2014.

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  7. Tag Heuer boasting the best smartwatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | I4U Future Technology News

    Jean-Claude Biver is the top executive of Tag Heuer 's watch division and during a recent interview conducted in Zurich, Switzerland, Biver stated that Tag Heuer is looking to become a household name in the smartwatch industry. Biver believes that Tag Heuer will be able to produce a smartwatch that has all of the top technologies but most important it will be a smartwatch that will be affordable for incomes of all price ranges.

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  8. Hong Kong protesters dwindleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Iol.co.za

    A yellow banner with the words "I want genuine universal suffrage" is seen on the main road at the occupied area outside the government headquarters in Hong Kong. Photo: Kin Cheung Hong Kong - Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters were thin on the ground on Monday ahead of a possible mid-week clearance of the main camp site straddling downtown arteries, testing the patience of residents and commuters for more than two months.

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  9. Hong Kong student leader Joshua Wong ends hunger strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | CNN

    The Hong Kong teenager who has become the face of pro-democracy protests in the city ended his hunger strike on Saturday for health reasons. Joshua Wong started the hunger strike on Monday, December 2, telling CNN it was the " only way " to get the government to agree to talks.

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  10. The World in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | NWAonline

    Villagers in the central Philippines fled coastal homes and swarmed grocery stores and gas stations as a fast-approaching powerful storm brought back memories of last year's deadly onslaught of Typhoon Haiyan. Typhoon Hagupit -- Filipino for "smash" -- was packing sustained winds of 127 mph and gusts up to 149 mph over the Pacific, about 435 miles off the country's eastern coast.

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  11. China stocks cool off on profit-taking, Hong Kong up on inflowsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | Reuters

    Chinese stocks slipped early Friday, but the fall was checked by soaring brokerage shares and a key index could produce its best week this year as small investors stayed bullish. The main indices both rose over 2 percent before investors booked profits, particularly on property shares that earlier surged on speculation Beijing would ease policy further.

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  12. Sir David Tang's Daughter Marries in BeijingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Women's Wear Daily

    PageType='article' Category Value='Fashion' Category URL Name='fashion-news' Subcategory Value='Fashion Scoops' Subcategory URL Name='fashion-scoops' Context='main' User Logged In = Online Access = false Archive Access = false Expiration Date = Auto Renew = hasAutologin = hasIPClient = ClientIP = 173.255.245.233 Host name = s612770nj3vl465.uspswy6.savvis.net Host ip = 10.89.118.78 There was a touch of Imperial China in the wedding festivities of Victoria Tang and Hong Kong-based lawyer Christopher Owen, who wed last weekend. SIR DAVID TANG'S DAUGHTER MARRIES IN BEIJING: There was a touch of Imperial China in the wedding festivities of Victoria Tang and Hong Kong-based lawyer Christopher Owen, who wed in Beijing last weekend.

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  13. Hong Kong student leaders mull protest retreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Charlotte Observer

    Three students, from right, Prince Wong, Joshua Wong and Isabella Lo use their smart phones inside their tent at the occupied area outside government headquarters during their hunger strike in Hong Kong Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014. A prominent Hong Kong teen protest leader said he's going on a hunger strike after a failed attempt by pro-democracy activists to step up their flagging movement for democratic reforms by surrounding government headquarters.

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  14. Hong Kong student leaders consider protest retreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Channelnewsasia.com

    One prominent protest leader said the students would decide "within a week" whether to leave two remaining camps in the centre of the southern Chinese city after authorities cleared a third last week. Pro-democracy protesters rest after clashes with police on an occupied road near the government headquarters in the Admiralty district of Hong Kong on Dec 1. HONG KONG: Hong Kong's student leaders said on Thursday they would decide in the coming days whether to leave protest sites they have occupied for more than two months, following violent clashes.

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  15. Hong Kong democracy students reject calls to retreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Daily Times

    HONG KONG: Hong Kong students vowed to stay put at protest sites in key parts of the Asia financial centre on Wednesday in their demand for electoral reform, defying calls by leaders of the civil disobedience movement Occupy Central to retreat. Hundreds remain at the main protest site in Admiralty, next to the Central business district, determined to continue their fight for free elections for the Chinese-controlled city's next leader in 2017.

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  16. Hong Kong Protest Leaders Attempt to Surrender to PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | TIME.com

    Three protest leaders, from right, Chan Kin-man, Benny Tai Yiu-ting and Chu Yiu-ming walk towards the police station in Hong Kong as they surrender to police Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014. Police turned away the founders of a leading pro-democracy group in Hong Kong who attempted to surrender on Wednesday for their role in organizing the ongoing street sit-ins for free elections here.

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  17. Hong Kong protest leaders try to 'surrender.' Why did police say no?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... dissatisfaction remains high with Chinese authorities for reneging on a promise to allow democracy in Hong Kong, Hong Kong authorities have skillfully allowed a de-centralized movement to "turn in on itself." The leadership of the movement, faced ...

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  18. Hong Kong students on hunger strike want government to talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Joshua Wong, the teenage face of the movement for political reform, and two young female members of his Scholarism student group went on an "indefinite" hunger strike late Monday. Joshua Wong carries his belongings towards his tent at the pro-democracy movement's main protest site in the Admiralty district of Hong Kong on Dec 2, 2014.

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  19. HK protest leader Joshua Wong says on hunger strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Daily Star

    Student leader Joshua Wong stands outside the legislative council protest site in Hong Kong, November 30, 2014. REUTERS/Bobby Yip HONG KONG: Hong Kong pro-democracy protest leader Joshua Wong and two other leaders from the student group Scholarism have gone on hunger strike starting immediately, they announced on Monday night.

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  20. David Cameron: Beijing 'mistaken' to plan ban on British MPs from Hong Kong amid protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies While protesters clash with police outside government headquarters in rallies that started in September, MPs are pressing for an emergency Commons debate after Beijing said it would not allow MPs from the House of Commons Foreign Affairs Select Committee to enter the former British colony.

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