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  1. Palestinian shot by Israeli troops during protest diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | US News & World Report

    An 18-year-old protester shot by Israeli troops during a demonstration over the killing of a Palestinian toddler died of his wounds Saturday, Palestinian health officials said. Ahmad Betawi, the director of the Ramallah hospital, said Laith al-Khaldi died after being shot in the chest Friday during a demonstration over the burning death of a Palestinian toddler in a fire set by suspected Jewish extremists.

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  2. Rockford hotel plan pins hopes on Chinese investorsRead the original story

    Yesterday | WAND-TV Decatur

    A developer planning turn a former factory in downtown Rockford into a hotel is trying to attract Chinese investors looking to get U.S. green cards to help cover the costs. He told the Rockford Register Star that he and Mayor Larry Morrissey met the first of those investors at a presentation they made in Shanghai, China, last month.

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  3. 5 Myths About Genghis KhanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Time

    This post is in partnership with the History News Network , the website that puts the news into historical perspective. The article below was originally published at HNN.

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  4. Ohio company recalls 90,000 SUV tires made in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    Hercules Tire & Rubber CO of Findlay, OH is recalling about 90,000 SUV tires made by, Shandong Yongsheng Rubber Group of Guangrao, Shandong, China after it was discovered that their treads can separate, resulting in a loss of air and increasing the risk of a crash. The action comes after an attorney notified the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration that certain 15-inch and 16-inch Hercules Tire & Rubber Co.

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  5. Beijing wins '22 Winter GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Journal Gazette

    ... also offered vast commercial opportunities in a new winter sports market of more than 300 million people in northern China. The IOC's secret vote was conducted by paper ballot, after the first electronic vote experienced technical faults with the ...

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  6. Malaysian badminton great Razif likes what he sees so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    For example, the 53-year-old Razif is quite pleased to see some of the second stringers from the national team coming to the fore at the recent Perak Open, which saw the 24-year-old Iskandar Zulkarnain Zainuddin finally land his first local title by defeating Soong Joo Ven in the men's singles final. June Wei, 18, was given a big break to represent Malaysia at the Sudirman Cup in Dongguan, China in May, while the 15-year-old Jin Wei came back with a bronze medal in her first SEA Games in Singapore.

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  7. Flight delays in China must be honestly explainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    ... four being jailed for assault. But their antics revealed a gap between comprehension of the situation and reality. China's air routes have become so congested that a single event can throw schedules into disarray. Transparency becomes important at ...

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  8. While we await the fate of MH370, it's worth remembering that the...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Silicon Alley Insider

    This week, a wing segment of an airliner washed up on the shores of Reunion Island in the western Indian Ocean. On March 8, 2014, a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200Er operating as Flight MH370 disappeared while flying from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Beijing, China.

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  9. Beijing wins bid to host the 2022 Winter OlympicsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    The International Olympics Committee awarded the 2022 Winter Olympics to Beijing on Friday. Arising arose from an original field of seven host cities, Beijing edged Almaty, Kazakhstan by a close 44-40 margin among IOC delegates who voted in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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  10. In pics: Chinese soldiers' parade in historyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    The file photo taken in 1952 shows soldiers of the Chinese People's Liberation Army cavalry unit attending a parade to celebrate the 3rd anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China in Beijing, captial of China. China will hold a parade on Sept.

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  11. Chinese literature prize guards against corrupt judgingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    The organizers of one of China's top literary awards have set up a team to supervise the judging process and make sure it is fair and free of corruption. Qian Xiaoqian, vice chairman of the China Writers Association , said at the first meeting of the Mao Dun Literature Prize jury that the team will monitor the entire 18-day process of judging and selection, according to a report published on the CWA website on Friday.

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  12. China Exclusive: Business boon as Internet embraces manufacturingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    ... (1.6 mln U.S. dollars) for his startup business. Mou now runs zhaosuliao.com, a major website for plastic trade in China. Factories and companies from across the country gather here to trade plastics. Deals can be inked within minutes via online ...

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  13. Beijing to restrict air space during Sept 3 WW II military paradeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    China will impose temporary air traffic controls on Beijing when it holds a military parade on Sept. 3 to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Saturday, citing the aviation regulator.

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  14. Teen bound for Melbourne school stranded after Chinese authorities arrest parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    ... gang" that was "seriously disturbing social order". At least 15 remain in detention, according to the Hong Kong-based China Human Rights Lawyers Concern Group, while another six are missing. In a statement last month, the Australian government said ...

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  15. Back to Beijing for 2nd Olympics in 14 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Newsday

    ... also offered vast commercial opportunities in a new winter sports market of more than 300 million people in northern China. The IOC's secret vote was conducted by paper ballot, after the first electronic vote experienced technical faults with the ...

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  16. Boeing on MH370: Our goal is 'to determine what happened - and why'Read the original story

    Friday | Watersblogged

    ... 9M-MRO - would finally be located 16 month after disappearing during a flight from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Beijing, China. "At the request of civil aviation investigating authorities, Boeing will dispatch a technical team to assist in analyzing ...

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  17. Residents celebrate as Beijing is announced as the host city for the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salt Lake Tribune

    Skiing outside of Beijing has long been an icy and treacherous affair. Like everywhere else in China, the hills tend to be packed with people.

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  18. Jonathan Pollard - " Cruel Injustice.Read the original story

    Friday | Jerusalem Post

    Why is the US justice system continuing to punish Jonathan Pollard even as they announce the date of his incarceration? Now that he has served his unjust thirty years prison sentence, they are insisting that he must remain in the states for a further five years even though his wife lives in Jerusalem, the capital of Israel. This is where he wants to spend the rest of his life and end his days.

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  19. Beijing chosen to host 2022 Winter OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Columbia Daily Herald

    Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics, the International Olympic Committee announced Friday, making the Chinese capital the first city to host both a Summer and Winter Games. Members of the IOC, meeting in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, announced the decision after a secret ballot, dealing a potential boon to the global winter sports industry but sparking outrage among activists and human rights groups who say the committee has rewarded China's Communist Party during its strongest crackdown on dissent in decades.

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  20. Slain Palestinian Toddler's Parents, Brother Fighting for LivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Voice of America

    Mourners carry the body of Palestinian youth Laith al-Khaldi, who was killed Saturday in clashes with Israeli troops near Ramallah, during his funeral near the West Bank city, August 1, 2015. The parents and brother of a Palestinian toddler burned to death by suspected Jewish extremists were fighting for their lives Saturday, as protests over the arson attack entered a second day.

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