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  1. Genealogy Query - CHURead the original story

    10 min ago | Cousinconnect.com

    I am searching for my birth parents/birth family. I was born on August 28, 1993 and found September 2, 1993 in Xinghua County/Village and brought to Hefei Children ' s ' s... s ' s... s s Welfare Institute in Anhui Province.

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  2. China's top brokerages and fund houses agree on plan to restore stability to plunging stock marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | South China Morning Post

    Twenty-five leading brokerages and mutual fund houses agree to a raft of measures in a bid to bring stability to the mainland markets Mainland authorities yesterday called on the country's largest brokerages and major mutual fund houses to work together to prop up the nation's stock markets after a slide of nearly 30 per cent in just three weeks. Senior executives of 25 major mutual fund houses promised to boost equity fund assets under management by injecting their firms' own capital into the funds, the Asset Management Association of China said in a statement on their website after a meeting in Beijing.

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  3. Li Keqiang's "new normal" growth plan could be derailed by China's stock market crash. Photo: XinhuaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | South China Morning Post

    ... together to prop up the market, while 28 companies reportedly agreed to withdraw their IPOs. This came a day after the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) said it would slow down IPO approvals. Zhang Xiaojun, a CSRC spokesman, said the ...

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  4. A Successful Giant Panda WorkshopRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | San Diego Zoo Weblogs

    Dr. Megan Jones and the author had a chance to see how San-Diego-Zoo-born Yun Zi is doing. Unlike many of my San Diego Zoo Global colleagues that have traveled to China, I wasn't sent there to accompany one of our young pandas on their journey home.

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  5. Heatwaves hit Europe amid worrying global weather patternsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    ... A similar phenomenon to what is being experienced in Europe has also been felt in parts of the United States and China, as well as in India and Pakistan where thousands of people have lost their lives. The Geneva-based World Meteorological ...

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  6. Taiwan stands up to China with World War II military paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Taiwan marched out thousands of troops and displayed its most modern military hardware Saturday to spotlight an old but often forgotten claim that its forces, not the Chinese Communists, led the campaign that routed imperial Japan from China 70 years ago. The military staged an unusually large two-hour parade of homegrown missiles, Apache attack helicopters and a mountain bike team designed for stealth missions, followed by awards for aged World War II veterans in their attire from the 1940s.

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  7. ONE: Dynasty of Champions Tourney Winner Di Yuan Huang Takes His Kung Fu to the TopRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MMA Weekly

    China has a distinguished martial arts history and this is epitomized by Huang Di Yuan , who won the ONE: Dynasty of Champions 145-pound tournament in Guangzhou last month. The 22-year-old can trace his Kung Fu ancestry back several generations and began training as an infant.

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  8. China court upholds death penalty for fiveRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The China Post

    A court in eastern China upheld death sentences for five people who conspired to kill miners in what they claimed were mine accidents and then posed as relatives to claim US$300,000 in compensation, state media reported Saturday. The Hebei Higher People's Court delivered the verdict Friday for five defendants who were convicted in August 2014.

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  9. Former owner of Grand Canyon Cafe diesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Route 66 News

    Bill Yee, 93, an owner and operator of the historic Grand Canyon Cafe along Route 66 in downtown Flagstaff, Arizona, for more than 30 years, died June 28, according to an obituary in the Arizona Daily Sun . Bill was born in China on November 23, 1921 in Taisan, Guangzhou China and immigrated to the United States in 1937, when he went to school and worked with his father in Cleveland, OH in the laundry business.

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  10. China to create $19B fund to support plunging stock marketRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    A stock investor looks up in a brokerage house in Shanghai Friday July 3, 2015. China cut the number of initial public offerings planned this month by two-thirds on Friday, adding to frantic efforts to shore up plunging stock prices following another 5.7 percent decline in the country's main market index.

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  11. Irish Times Shilling For TerroristsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Israellycool

    Brian of London is not the messiah, he's a very naughty boy. Since making aliyah in 2009, Brian has blogged at Israellycool.

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  12. 'India is fortunate Dalai Lama chose it as his home'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... the Buddha of non-violence and peace; and as the Dalai Lama, be the spiritual leader of six million Tibetans living in China, "whose culture and human rights continue to be denied under a brutal regime". Shyam Saran recounted the Dalai Lama telling ...

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

    5 hrs ago | 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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  14. Amid tightening govt control, Tibetan aspirations continue to liveRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    ... of the poor Tibetans is required- at present there is segregation of business between the Han Chinese (the majority in China) and Tibetans," Tsering Wangchuk, press officer for the Central Tibetan Administration in Dharamshala told HT. The Chinese ...

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  15. One City, One Book favors one of its ownRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | La Canada Valley Sun

    La Caada author Mark Salzman's 1986 memoir "Iron & Silk," the story of a young man's search for meaning and self-mastery during a teaching assignment in Central China, has been selected as this year's One City, One Book title. The annual communitywide book discussion is planned for Oct. 11 at the La Caada Flintridge Library.

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

    6 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... world war is difficult when collective victimhood narratives overshadow the cheers of victory. Underneath, it is China's persistent pursuit of victimhood and insistence on monopolising the victim status that is psychologically preventing its people ...

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  17. 28 firms postpone IPOsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Twenty-eight Chinese companies that have obtained permission from the securities watchdog for initial public offerings announced Saturday evening they would postpone follow-up issue of shares due to recent fluctuations in the stock market. The companies, 10 to go public in Shanghai and 18 in Shenzhen as planned, said they have adjusted their IPO schedule and would start to refund investors' capital on July 6, according to the announcements filed with the Shanghai and Shenzhen stock exchanges.

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  18. China suspends new IPOs to stabilize stock markets: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    A woman is reflected on an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage house in Shanghai, China, July 3, 2015. A woman is reflected on an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage house in Shanghai, China, July 3, 2015.

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  19. Documentary on "comfort women" screened in Japan's small cinemaRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    ... Japanese soldiers" or "to be trained as nurses" and other excuses and were forcibly taken to places like Singapore and China as sexual slaves for soldiers while some maidens were served to officers for " enjoyment." "When we talked about our history ...

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  20. Chinese, Russian premiers agree to work for fruitful regular meetingRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and his Russian counterpart, Dmitry Medvedev, had a telephone conversation on Friday afternoon about their next regular meeting. Speaking highly of bilateral ties, Medvedev said he is looking forward to visiting China and attending the 20th regular meeting of Russian and Chinese heads of government by the end of this year and hopes for positive outcomes from the gathering.

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