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  1. Five candidates vie for votes to earn seats on Bangor City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... in 2011. Since then, he has remained active in Bangor's Chinese community, recently taking a trip to Harbin, China, to promote and build on the sister-city relationship between the two cities . He called Bangor the "entertainment capital of Maine," ...


  2. Cine Files: The Golden Era portrays short life of Chinese novelist Xiao HongRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Canada.com

    The Golden Era, from Hong Kong director Ann Hui is a docudrama-type portrait of Chinese writer Xiao Hong. Xiao Hong died in a Hong Kong hospital in 1942, at the young age of 30. Xiao Hong was born in Hulan county, Heilongjiang province, in China's chilly northeast, though people called it Manchuria in those days.


  3. Gaylord Texan's ICE ExhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Star-Telegram.com

    Yuan Xia works on carving an ice sculpture of a wise man for the nativity scene on October 28, 2014 at the Gaylord Texan's ICE! exhibit featuring Frosty the Snowman. Carvers from Harbin, China were working on the ice sculptures for the exhibits.


  4. 2 million pounds of ice make for a cool Gaylord Texan exhibitRead the original story

    Tuesday | Star-Telegram.com

    ... and special bonus rooms, including the Nativity. Forty master ice artisans traveled to the Gaylord Texan from Harbin, China, to spend 30 days hand-carving the life-size characters and scenes from 7,200 blocks of ice. "They follow an artist's ...


  5. 6 dead, 5 injured in China's road accidentRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | The Standard

    Six people were killed and another five injured on Monday after a three vehicle collision in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, traffic police said. The accident happened around 4 a.m. after a large truck rear-ended a medium-sized bus, forcing it to crash into a heavy semi-truck in Hulan District of the provincial capital of Harbin.


  6. Effect modification by gender and smoking status on the association...Read the original story

    Saturday Oct 25 | BioMed Central

    ... cases aged 18 years or older and 1245 healthy control participants during April 2009 and December 2012 in Harbin, China. We conducted structured questionnaire interviews, anthropometry measurements and serum allergen-specific immunoglobulin E (IgE) ...


  7. Bisons' Litchfield-Medd to represent Team Canada in SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | My Manitoba.com

    ... the favourites with a perfect 21-0 overall record since the women's hockey competition made its FISU debut in Harbin, China in 2009. There, Canada defeated the host Chinese 3-1 to win the inaugural gold medal before following that triumph with a 4-1 ...


  8. Police play dress-up to arrest cardiac patient; Kind-hearted cleaner...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | South China Morning Post

    Shijiazhuang dropped out of the top 10 list of the mainland cities with the most polluted air for the first time last month, ranking 11th. A man abandoned a two-year-old girl at a restaurant near Chengde train station, prompting a citywide search for the child's parents, Yanzhao Metropolis Daily reports.


  9. UAV applied to combat smog in HarbinRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | People's Daily Online

    An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) is applied by environmental protection department to monitor and control illegal straw burning in Harbin, Heilongjiang province on October 22, 2014. Burning straw is the chief cause of the smog in north China. [Photo: China News Service/ Wang Dongliang]


  10. Advertisements in textbooks create uproar in Chinese social media circlesRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | People's Daily Online

    Chinese netizens were outraged after a parent in Zhaoqing City in south China's Guangzhou Province, revealed that her daughter's first grade English text book was full of commercial advertisements. Reports on Chinese state media also conformed that English textbooks used by a middle school students in Zhaoqing contained several ads promoting expensive study aids, stationary products etc.


  11. Chinese power couple's art on display at UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | China Daily

    Since then, they have been worked together on numerous film and television projects. Historical themes have always found a way into their work, said Yang Buting, former chairman of the China Film Group.


  12. Sogo owners to spin off parts of property empireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | South China Morning Post

    Lifestyle International chief executive Thomas Lau is unsure whether Chow Tai Fook will retain its stake in the retailer. Photo: Nora Tam Lifestyle International, which operates the Sogo department store in Hong Kong and Jiuguang department stores on the mainland, aims to spin off part of its property investments on the Hong Kong stock exchange by June.


  13. Just Published: "China Sky One Medical, Inc. - Medical Equipment - Deals and Alliances Profile"Read the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 | PR-inside.com

    ... distributors and direct selling to around 4500 retail stores and hospitals. China Sky One is headquartered at Harbin, China. China Sky One Medical, Inc. - Medical Equipment - Deals and Alliances Profile provides you comprehensive data and trend ...


  14. "Putin tiger" may spend winter in ChinaRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Nepalnews.com

    A tiger that allegedly roamed into China after being set free by Russian President Vladimir Putin may spend the winter in China, according to the latest investigation. The big cat "Kuzya," tagged with a tracking device, is moving southward, further away from Russia, said Eugene Simonov, coordinator with Rivers without Boundaries Coalition, a multinational non-governmental organization on Saturday.


  15. Harbin Blinks at Times SquareRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Freshnews

    Harbin, China's northernmost provincial capital city best known for its snow and ice sculptures in winter, met international audience with a debut of its enormous wet lands, romantic Central Street parades and colorful music in a promotion video in Times Square, New York City. Harbin, most famously for its winter feast, has been actively advertising its various attractions in summer, trying to bring travelers to its natural and historical beauties.


  16. Galveston Island, a surprising vacation treatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Examiner.com

    ... Iceland is a spectacular city of ice in a covered 28.000 square-foot tent. A crew of more than 80 workers from Harbin, China was brought in to hand carve the entire exhibit. Harbin is known world-wide for the intricate ice carvings created there ...


  17. China, U.S. heavily represented in top beer brands in worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... according to a recent infographic released by CompareCamp.com. The Chinese brewery was founded in 1900 in Harbin, China. It is China's fourth largest brewery. (David Gray/Reuters) You may have never heard of it, but a beer called Snow is the ...


  18. India home to 11th largest population of uber-rich peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Rediff.com

    According to the Credit Suisse Global Wealth report, India has 1,800 ultra high net worth individuals -- 11th largest group globally, while the United States tops the chart with 62,800 UHNW adults . Image: An employee wearing a panda costume slides down from an ice sculpture during the Harbin International Ice and Snow World festival in Harbin, Heilongjiang province, China.


  19. Moody Garden's 'Ice Land: Ice Sculptures with SpongeBob SquarePants'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | KETK

    Moody Gardens will transform into the premier holiday destination with the debut of ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures with SpongeBob SquarePants on November 15. Being the only holiday ice exhibition on the Gulf Coast, this vast and amazing display of magnificent ice creations will add a frosty new addition to the Festival of Lights and other holiday attractions this year. A skilled team of 20 professional ice carvers from Harbin, China will take 900 tons of ice and transform them into majestic marvels ranging from holiday-themed sculptures to a wide range of scenes featuring the beloved underwater characters from SpongeBob SquarePants.


  20. Harbin Ice Wonderland opens in BangkokRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | People's Daily Online

    A woman walks in the newly opened Harbin Ice Wonderland in Bangkok, Thailand, Oct 10, 2014. The leisure park is kept at a temperature of minus 15 degrees Celsius and features ice sculptures created by artists from Harbin City of northeast China's Heilongjiang province. (Xinhua/Rachen Sageamsak)