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  1. California city fights 'birth tourism'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | China Daily

    "Birth tourism" has been a controversial issue in Southern California for some time. Some homes converted into "maternity hotels" in the region draw pregnant Chinese women to stay and gave birth in the United States.

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  2. China 'going soft' on claims in disputed waters: analystsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABS-CBN News

    Lim is a research analyst while Li is an associate professor and coordinator of the China Programme at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies , Nanyang Technological University. In their commentary titled "The Half-Moon Shoal Trials: China's Half-Hearted Response" published Friday, they said China responded softly to the conviction of 9 fishermen for poaching, which raised questions on Beijing's "historic rights" claim.

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  3. Passengers in mid-air brawl over crying babyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Crying babies on flights are the bane of every traveller's existence. But this group of Chinese women took one step too far.

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  4. Portrait of a confused heroRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Lim Kit Siang

    We are familiar with the expression, "Behind every great man, is a woman", but in Ibrahim Ali's case, the expression which best fits him was said by the comedian Jim Carrey, "Behind every great man is a woman rolling her eyes". Yesterday, Ibrahim Ali of Perkasa declared himself a hero of the Malay community.

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  5. Prices flying skyward for racing pigeonsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Star Online

    Expensive wings: Pigeons being displayed at an auction in Beijing before one is sold for a record-breaking RM1.1mil. - AFP BEIJING: As the price flew skywards, an audience of middle-aged Chinese men erupted into cheers before the auctioneer slammed his hammer down at a record-breaking two million yuan .

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  6. China's president Xi Jinping decrees ALL children have to play footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    By 2017, 20,000 schools will have received new football pitches and training facilities, which it is hoped will create 100,000 new players But president Xi Jinping wants to change all that by making it compulsory for children to play, with the aim of turning his country into a football powerhouse. A massive fan of the beautiful game, he and many of his 1.37 billion countryman are said to be ashamed at the lowly number 88 ranking of the Chinese men's national team, according to The Economist .

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  7. 4 Chinese women start brawl on Air China flight to Hong Kong, almost forcing it to turn backRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Straits Times

    A flight from Chongqing to Hong Kong was almost forced to turn back on Wednesday when a violent fracas involving four women from China's mainland erupted in the cabin, reported Hong Kong's media. -- PHOTO: BLOOMBERG A FLIGHT from Chongqing to Hong Kong was almost forced to turn back on Wednesday when a violent fracas involving four women from China's mainland erupted in the cabin, reported Hong Kong's media.

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  8. Homing in on an age-old tradition, rich Chinese send pigeon prices soaringRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    As the price flew skywards, an audience of middle-aged Chinese men erupted into cheers before the auctioneer slammed his hammer down at a record-breaking 2 million yuan - US$320,000. The object of the frenzied bidding - a grey and white racing pigeon - responded with a gentle cooing, its beady red eye scanning the smoke-filled auction room.

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  9. Chinese high rollers send pigeon prices soaringRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    This picture taken on Nov 25, 2014 shows a man watching a pigeon auction in Beijing. BEIJING: As the price flew skywards, an audience of middle-aged Chinese men erupted into cheers before the auctioneer slammed his hammer down at a record-breaking two million yuan - US$320,000.

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  10. Putting differences aside for the well-being of allRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | China Daily

    ... who are not motivated by partisan politics, but are nevertheless level-headed and focused on helping elect Chinese-American candidates and those candidates who have a track record of advancing Chinese-American interests in the US, said Charles Liu, ...

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  11. Vehicle stop nets 75 pounds of marijuana worth $250K; Four taken into custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Star Online

    Four men headed north on Interstate 85 were stopped by Cleveland County Sheriff's deputies and were found with more than 75 pounds of marijuana.

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  12. How a U.S. shopping site attracts 3 million followers on a Chinese social networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Internet Retailer

    B2B e-commerce is larger than retail e-commerce in transaction volume. Read key data on industry sales, trends in marketing and web content, technology investment, and more.

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  13. Well Go USA To Open China's 'Taking Of Tiger Mountain' Stateside On Jan. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2014 | Deadline

    Well Go USA has taken domestic rights on Tsui Hark 's The Taking of Tiger Mountain , an adaptation of QU Bo's Chinese novel Tracks in the Snowy Forest. The film which debuted at the Berlin International Film Festival's European Film Market,is getting a prompt release on Jan. 2 with an eye on 20 theaters in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, New York, Toronto and Vancouver.

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  14. China's 'square dancers' take society by storm with their loud music and synchronised movesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | South China Morning Post

    These "damas" move in unison in everything they do - from dancing and travelling in groups to making joint investments in properties They belong to an army of millions that has swept the mainland, overtaking the public spaces of every town and city. A Chinese word that translates literally as "big mamas", "damas" refers to the burgeoning legions of women, usually middle aged, who gather in the mainland's parks and squares to dance in unison to often deafeningly-loud music.

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  15. US and China: Toward a productive, cooperative relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Hill

    U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker and U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman are hosting a high-level Chinese delegation for the 25th session of the U.S. - China Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade in Chicago . This significant meeting comes as U.S. and Chinese officials accelerate the progress of negotiations on the bilateral investment agreement that would expand market access in China for American manufacturers.

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  16. University students awarded C-100 scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | China Daily

    ... York City, describes itself as "a nonpartisan organization focused on addressing issues important to the Chinese-American community and furthering US-China relations". It has been honoring one to two outstanding graduates from each of the 14 schools ...

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  17. How to Ever Trust Umno? More than 1 month but no charges against 'burn Quran' MashitahRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Malaysia Chronicle

    Following last month's Umno general assembly, a slew of police reports were lodged against delegates who raised sensitive issues pertaining to race and religion. The pair's incendiary speeches were delivered at the same venue where Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak announced that the Sedition Act would be maintained and fortified. 1 comment

  18. Chinese Female Online Shoppers: Not Your Stereotypical Selfless HousewivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Forbes.com

    I grew up in Beijing, China, where I witnessed how political, social and economic trends-what I call "tides of the age"-impacted ordinary people's lives. Before joining Forbes Asia in New York as a reporter and online producer, I interned here for two summers covering Chinese business news, and was a news assistant at The New York Times Beijing bureau for a summer.

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  19. Chinese sci-fi flicks have yet to set sailRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | China Daily

    ... they could turn into blockbusters. A recent article on Chinese science fiction over the past two decades by Chinese-American science fiction writer Liu Yukun is seen as signaling the arrival of sci-fi films in China. In the initial years, hard ...

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  20. Flight diverted over boiling water incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WKBT

    Earlier this month, "nut rage" prompted the pilot of a Korean Air flight on the tarmac of New York's JFK airport to turn back to the gate. Now, "hot watergate" has forced a China-bound Thai AirAsia flight to return to Bangkok, angering not just the passengers on board but also the Chinese government and public.

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