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Facebook Censors Tucker Carlson-And Science

20 minutes ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Tucker Carlson says Li-Meng Yan claimed to have evidence showing China 'intentionally' released COVID-19 onto the general population, according to Fox.
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Judge says Trump's WeChat order is too vague, willing to grant injunction

Judge says Trump's WeChat order is too vague, willing to grant injunction

1 hour ago   |   iMore

"I'm sympathetic to the anxiety it creates for the people affected. This is the only mode of communication for these people." What you need to know President Trump has issued...
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The reported IPO of TikTok's Chinese rival is another coup for Hong Kong

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . Chinese short-video app Kuaishou is...
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Foreign Judge Resigns Amid Hong Kong Security Law Concerns

2 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

A foreign judge on Hong Kong's top court has resigned, reportedly over the sweeping national security legislation imposed this summer by China, the latest blow to the financial...
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‘Those who play with fire will get burnt': China issues warning & holds military drills as US official visits Taiwan

‘Those who play with fire will get burnt': China issues warning & holds military drills as US official visits Taiwan

3 hours ago   |   RT

Beijing has launched military exercises near the Taiwan Strait. The drills coincide with a high-level summit in Taipei attended by a senior US official, which China has labeled...
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Chinese Real Estate Billionaire Scrambles To Raise Cash As Debts Reach $123 Billion

3 hours ago   |   Forbes

Hui Ka Yan is finally taking steps to reduce the massive debt pile at his property developer China Evergrande Group, but the costs of doing so are piling up rapidly.
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All-time coronavirus cases have surpassed 30 million, doubling in the past 2 months

All-time coronavirus cases have surpassed 30 million, doubling in the past 2 months

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Total reported cases of the coronavirus worldwide passed 30 million in the early hours of Friday. The figure has doubled in around two months - the 15...
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Malaysia's battle against plastic waste spans beaches and city shops

5 hours ago   |   National Post

TIOMAN - Every weekend, a team of volunteers comb the coastline of the Malaysian resort of Tioman to collect plastic trash that washes up on the white-sand beaches of the...
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Taiwan conservationists say kicked out of global bird group in China row

7 hours ago   |   National Post

TAIPEI - A Taiwan conservation group said on Tuesday it had been kicked out of a British-based wild bird protection body after it had been asked and refused to sign a document...
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Fiscal incentives and local tax competition: Evidence from China

9 hours ago   |   The World Economy

Abstract This paper explores how fiscal incentives affect capital tax decisions by local governments in the Chinese context. We develop a model in which local governments...
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FBI director says antifa is an ideology, not an organization

FBI director says antifa is an ideology, not an organization

WASHINGTON - FBI Director Chris Wray told lawmakers Thursday that antifa is an ideology, not an organization, delivering testimony that puts him at odds with President Donald... Read more ...

At town hall, Joe Biden blasts President Trump's virus response as 'criminal'

At town hall, Joe Biden blasts President Trump's virus response as 'criminal'

Joe Biden on Thursday went after President Donald Trump again and again over his handling of COVID-19, calling Trump's downplaying of the pandemic “criminal” and his... Read more ...

US judge blocks Postal Service changes that slowed mail

US judge blocks Postal Service changes that slowed mail

The judge called the changes “a politically motivated attack on the efficiency of the Postal Service” before the November election. Read more ...

Cirelli scores in OT, Lighting beat Isles to reach Cup Final

Cirelli scores in OT, Lighting beat Isles to reach Cup Final

EDMONTON, Alberta - Anthony Cirelli scored in overtime to send the Tampa Bay Lightning to the Stanley Cup Final with a 2-1 victory over the New York Islanders in Game 6 of the... Read more ...

Outbound Eisenhower near Ashland closed after a person hit and killed by a...

Outbound Eisenhower near Ashland closed after a person hit and killed by a vehicle

CHICAGO: Outbound Eisenhower near Ashland closed after a person hit and killed by a vehicle. This is a breaking news story, we'll update as we receive more information. Read more ...

Passenger falls out of truck that was fleeing traffic stop, police say

Passenger falls out of truck that was fleeing traffic stop, police say

A passenger who fell out of a truck that was fleeing a traffic stop in Wilmington was injured early Friday. Read more ...

Netflix ‘Cheer' star Jerry Harris charged with producing child pornography

Netflix ‘Cheer' star Jerry Harris charged with producing child pornography

Celebrity cheerleader Jerry Harris, a performer from the Netflix reality series ‘Cheer' who rose to stardom this year and even interviewed Joe Biden, has been charged with... Read more ...

UK health Secretary refuses to rule out 2nd national lockdown, but it would...

UK health Secretary refuses to rule out 2nd national lockdown, but it would be ‘last line of defense'

UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock says another national lockdown isn't something “that we ever take off the table,” but he did not clarified whether or not it would be imposed... Read more ...

Group told to quarantine after possible COVID-19 exposure at Chiefs game

Group told to quarantine after possible COVID-19 exposure at Chiefs game

An individual who attended the game and watched from a group's box in Arrowhead Stadium last Thursday tested positive for the coronavirus the very next day. Read more ...

Report: Feds considered using 'heat ray' on DC protesters

Report: Feds considered using 'heat ray' on DC protesters

A military whistleblower says federal officials sought some unusual crowd control devices to deal with protesters outside the White House on the June day that law enforcement... Read more ...