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Long-Term Hopes Top Current Angst Among American Companies: U.S.-China Business Forum

1 hour ago   |   Forbes

American companies “understand that if they want to be successful globally, they have to be successful here in China.” says Kenneth Jarrett, senior advisor at Albright...
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U.S., Indonesia, Australia Hold Drills Amid Growing Concerns About Chinese Power

3 hours ago   |   Time

BATURAJA, Indonesia - Soldiers from the U.S., Indonesia and Australia joined a live-fire drill on Friday, part of annual joint combat exercises on Sumatra island amid growing...
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Cheaper US crude is luring more Asian buyers and undercutting the Middle East's oil producers as competition between exporters heats up

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

South Korea and India purchased 16 million barrels of US crude so far this month. Getty Images The US is luring Asian buyers with cheap crude as competition with the Middle...
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Australian politician makes Taiwan conflict warning

Australian politician makes Taiwan conflict warning

6 hours ago   |   RT

Opposition leader Peter Dutton says Beijing is ready to seize the island, “come hell or high water” Australia's opposition leader has urged people to “cut through the...
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What the CHIPS Act means for your gadgets and U.S. tech manufacturing

What the CHIPS Act means for your gadgets and U.S. tech manufacturing

6 hours ago   |   NPR

The law will allocate more than $50 billion to bring semiconductor chip manufacturing to the U.S. and away from its current production hub in East Asia.
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South Korea just pardoned Samsung's chief for bribing a former president because the country needs him to overcome a 'national economic crisis'

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

South Korea pardoned Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Jay Y. Lee so he can help the country overcome its economic crisis. Kim Min-Hee/Getty Images South Korea just pardoned...
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AP Week in Pictures: Asia

9 hours ago   |   ABC News

Aug. 5-11, 2022 This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in Asia and Pacific. The gallery was...
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Asian shares mixed after new signs of cooling inflation

10 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Shares were mixed Friday in Asia after a muddled day on Wall Street, where benchmarks meandered following another encouraging report about inflation.
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Curing Cancer Takes A Global Village: Cancer Moonshot Pathways

15 hours ago   |   Forbes

Expanding international participation in drug trials will bring treatments to patients faster, BeiGene CEO John. V. Oyler says
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American Universities Are Losing Chinese Students To Rivals: U.S.-China Business Forum

17 hours ago   |   Forbes

“Over the last decade, Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom and other European countries have increased their efforts to attract Chinese students,” University of Miami...
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Polio detected in New York City's sewage, suggesting the virus is...

Polio detected in New York City's sewage, suggesting the virus is circulating there

The presence of the polio virus in New York City's wastewater suggests likely local circulation of the virus, city and state health officials said. Read more ...

Salman Rushdie stabbed during appearance in New York

Salman Rushdie stabbed during appearance in New York

“The Satanic Verses” novelist was on stage at the Chautauqua Institution when he was suddenly attacked, video from the event shows. Read more ...

Disabled vehicles are causing delays along I-71/75 near Fort Wright

Disabled vehicles are causing delays along I-71/75 near Fort Wright

Traffic cameras are showing multiple vehicles off on the right shoulder of the interstate near Fort Wright, Friday morning. Read more ...

Grimes man who used 'spy camera' on underage girls sentenced to federal prison

Grimes man who used 'spy camera' on underage girls sentenced to federal prison

Police also found several videos of Duncan sitting in his car in Des Moines area parking lots while he recorded underage girls walking nearby who were not aware of his presence. Read more ...

Author Salman Rushdie attacked on lecture stage in New York

Author Salman Rushdie attacked on lecture stage in New York

Salman Rushdie's book "The Satanic Verses" has been banned in Iran since 1988, as many Muslims consider it to be blasphemous. Read more ...

It Was Less Affordable To Buy A Home In June Than It's Been In 33 Years

Housing affordability hit its worst level since 1989 in June, according to the National Association of Realtors' housing affordability index. Read more ...

Hundreds Of Americans Are Still Dying Of Covid Every Day-Higher Than At...

The CDC eased Covid curbs this week after saying vaccines and treatments had slashed the risk of serious Covid-19 for Americans. Read more ...

Hate the new Gmail redesign? Here's how to change it back to the original view

The old Gmail design hasn't gone away just yet. Jarretera/Shutterstock The Gmail redesign features new icons and a collapsible app toolbar. If you don't like the Gmail... Read more ...

American Consumers Feeling More Confident, Data Shows

The Index of Consumer Sentiment, compiled monthly by researchers at the University of Michigan, is down 21.6% since August 2021, but has risen 7% in the last month, according... Read more ...

Illegal pool with 60 tons of water discovered on rooftop in New York City

"Please don't try to build a rooftop swimming pool without first getting permits." There was a good reason New York City officials sent out this message to residents. Read more ...