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The Verdict On Trump Trade Policy, Part 2: Challenging China

8 minutes ago   |   Forbes

The Trump administration appears to have made less progress than previous administrations in changing Chinese behavior, and at substantially greater cost. By its own preferred...
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China sends fighter jets as US health chief visits Taiwan

44 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

TAIPEI - Chinese air force jets briefly crossed the mid-line of the Taiwan Strait on Monday and were tracked by Taiwanese missiles, Taiwan's government said, as U.S. health...
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Inside China's drive for digital currency dominance

Inside China's drive for digital currency dominance

44 minutes ago   |   Fortune

In the 13th century, Kublai Khan, the Mongolian emperor who founded China's Yuan Dynasty, upended monetary convention with a magisterial edict: Accept my money, or die. The...
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Why innovation is the secret weapon of the world's biggest companies

Why innovation is the secret weapon of the world's biggest companies

58 minutes ago   |   Fortune

In the 30 years since we launched the Fortune Global 500 , our annual ranking of the world's largest companies by revenue, two very clear themes have emerged. Illustration by...
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China to Sanction U.S. Officials in Retaliation Over Hong Kong

1 hour ago   |   Bloomberg

China will sanction 11 Americans in retaliation for similar measures imposed by the Trump administration on Friday, according to Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian.
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Bidding Ends Today For China Fashion Gala Auction To Benefit China Institute

2 hours ago   |   Forbes

Bidding ends today on the items for a charity auction organized in connection the fifth annual China Fashion Gala, a celebration of Chinese design organized by the Yue-Sai Kan...
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Amy McGrath's spurious claim that McConnell ‘made millions from China'

2 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

It's the latest attack ad to get Pinocchios for claiming Sen. Mitch McConnell is mixing business and family.
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China sends fighter jets as U.S. offers Taiwan ‘strong' support

2 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

TAIPEI - Chinese air force jets briefly crossed over the mid-line of the Taiwan Strait on Monday and were tracked by Taiwanese missiles, Taiwan's government said, as U.S...
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Treasury yields edge higher as investors monitor stimulus hopes and U.S.-China relations

3 hours ago   |   CNBC

U.S. government debt prices were slightly lower Monday morning as investors monitor the state of U.S. stimulus talks and the latest fraying of relations between Washington and...
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Hong Kong police arrest pro-democracy media tycoon Jimmy Lai and raid newspaper offices

4 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

Hong Kong police arrested media tycoon Jimmy Lai and raided the offices of his flagship newspaper, the most high-profile case yet against democracy activists in the city under...
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Ohio governor's conflicting COVID-19 tests raise backlash from skeptics of...

Ohio governor's conflicting COVID-19 tests raise backlash from skeptics of mask mandates

The Ohio governor's positive, then negative, tests for COVID-19 have provided fuel for skeptics of government pandemic mandates. Read more ...

Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

Hundreds of frustrated voters were turned away from centers across Puerto Rico that never received ballots. Read more ...

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

An Israeli jewelry company is working on what it says will be the world's most expensive coronavirus mask, a gold, diamond-encrusted face covering with a price tag of $1.5 million. Read more ...

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

A group of researchers at Duke University created a simple technique to analyze the effectiveness of various types of masks, which have become a critical component in stopping... Read more ...

Poland urges EU to hold extraordinary summit on Belarus after Minsk clashes

Poland urges EU to hold extraordinary summit on Belarus after Minsk clashes

Poland on Monday called for an emergency European Union summit on the situation in Belarus after night clashes in Minsk following a presidential election in the country. “The... Read more ...

‘Collusion with foreign powers': Billionaire Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy...

‘Collusion with foreign powers': Billionaire Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy Lai detained, his Apple Daily offices searched

Billionaire media tycoon and Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy Lai has been arrested on suspicion of “collusion with foreign powers.” Police also searched the offices of his Apple... Read more ...

Trump mocks NYT for ‘fake news' claim he wants his face on Mt. Rushmore, but...

Trump mocks NYT for ‘fake news' claim he wants his face on Mt. Rushmore, but says it ‘sounds like a good idea'

Donald Trump has denied a New York Times report suggesting that he inquired about updating Mount Rushmore to include his own face, but noted, perhaps jokingly, that he was open... Read more ...

Simon Cowell breaks back while testing electric bicycle

Simon Cowell breaks back while testing electric bicycle

Simon Cowell broke his back Saturday while testing his new electric bicycle at his home in California, according to a spokesperson. Read more ...

States on hook for billions under Trump's unemployment plan

States on hook for billions under Trump's unemployment plan

A plan from President Donald Trump to extend additional unemployment benefits requires states to provide 25% of the funds, and it's unclear whether states have the money or the... Read more ...

Blue Jackets advance with 3-0 Game 5 win over Maple Leafs

Blue Jackets advance with 3-0 Game 5 win over Maple Leafs

TORONTO - Joonas Korpisalo stopped 33 shots and the Columbus Blue Jackets advanced to the first round of the NHL playoffs with a 3-0 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs in a... Read more ...