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  1. 'City of Ice' advice soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | China Daily

    Artists make final touches to their work for the annual Sun Island International Snow Sculpture Art Expo in Harbin, Heilongjiang province, which opened on Saturday. Spectacular ice and snow shows in the city attract millions of tourists every year.

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  2. 2014: Year in Review - " A strange year, in photosRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... Germany. White whales and their trainers present a show for visitors on Jan. 7 at Harbin Pole Aquarium in Harbin, China. A boy snaps a selfie in front of Queen Elizabeth II during the monarch's June 24 visit to St. George's indoor market in Belfast, ...

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  3. Sculpting snow masterpiecesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | SFGate

    People look at a sculpture prior to the 27th Harbin Sun Island International Snow Sculpture Art Expo on December 20, 2014 in Harbin, China. People look at a sculpture prior to the 27th Harbin Sun Island International Snow Sculpture Art Expo on December 20, 2014 in Harbin, China.

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  4. Photos: Not your average snow sculpturesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    People look at a sculpture prior to the 27th Harbin Sun Island International Snow Sculpture Art Expo on December 20, 2014 in Harbin, China.

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  5. Ice Land: a chilly, thrilling attraction in GalvestonRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... the sculptures. More than 900 tons of ice were carved into shape by 31 professional ice sculptors from Harbin, China - home of an annual snow and ice winter festival. Walking through the perfectly rounded arches glowing with color and looking at the ...

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  6. The Gaylord Opryland ResortRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    ... is the Frostbite Factory, an interactive area where visitors can watch artisans - brought to Nashville from Harbin, China - carve larger-than-life ice sculptures. Another new feature is On the Blocks, an ice bar where guests 21 and older can chill ...

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  7. Dozens feared dead as jet crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | South China Morning Post

    Dozens of people are feared dead after an airliner with 96 people on board crash-landed in the northeast last night. The plane came down short of the runway amid thick fog and broke in half.

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  8. Pilot error may have caused Yichun crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | South China Morning Post

    Pilot error may have caused the fatal crash in Yichun city, Heilongjiang province on August 24, according to a top aviation official. Li Jiaxiang , chief of the Civil Aviation Administration of China , told aviation officials at an internal meeting on August 26 that the crash location suggested the 40-year-old pilot had made a 'low-level mistake', China Business reported.

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  9. Autism risk linked to air pollution: studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Globe and Mail

    Pedestrians walk as haze partially obscures a view of downtown Harbin, Heilongjiang province, January 6, 2014. Pedestrians walk as haze partially obscures a view of downtown Harbin, Heilongjiang province, January 6, 2014.

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  10. China Aircraft Leasing Sees Gold as Jets Scrapped EarlyRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Bloomberg

    China, poised to become the world's biggest buyer of new planes, also wants to build a graveyard for old aircraft. China Aircraft Leasing Group Holdings Ltd. is investing $2 billion to build the country's largest plane disassembly plant in Harbin -- known as China's "Ice City" -- some 750 miles northeast of Beijing.

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  11. 2014: A strange year, in photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... Germany. White whales and their trainers present a show for visitors on Jan. 7 at Harbin Pole Aquarium in Harbin, China. A boy snaps a selfie in front of Queen Elizabeth II during the monarch's June 24 visit to St. George's indoor market in Belfast, ...

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  12. HK losing its appeal as an IPO marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | China Daily

    Persistently high listing costs in Hong Kong have discourage many enterprises, especially those from the Chinese mainland, from floating there.[Photo/IC] Hong Kong is likely to end this year as the world's second-largest market for initial public offerings after New York, thanks to several recent mega dealsi1 4 but it is facing an uphill fight to lure newcomers in 2015, according to analysts. A prolonged market slump in Hong Kong IPOs began in September apparently triggered by an outflow of capital back to the United States, and its persistently high listing costs have discourage many enterprises, especially those from the Chinese mainland, from floating in Hong Kong.

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  13. Harbin to Jeju flight to operateRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Xinhuanet

    Spring Airlines said on Friday it would launch a flight linking China's northernmost provincial capital Harbin with Jeju in the Republic of Korea (ROK). The ROK is one of the leading destinations favored by outbound Chinese tourists. Chinese visitors are estimated to exceed six million this year.

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  14. In global climate talks, some major polluters drag their feetRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Los Angeles Times

    ... their pollutants. The European Union also pledged deep cuts. A policeman directs traffic in smog-choked Harbin, China. The Chinese government has outlined plans to spend $275 billion on efforts to reduce air pollution between 2013 and 2017. A ...

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  15. Sriracha beer is now a thing, and you can order itRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | 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) The ROGUE Sriracha Hot Stout Beer is made from Huy Fong original ...

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  16. Preparations under way for China's ice sculpting festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Daily Mail

    Around the world on A 6.50 A DAY! Student circumnavigating the globe for A 2,000 by living in roadside slums and cooking over open fires Dubai becomes the first Arab destination to use Google Street View in a bids to become one of world's most visited cities by 2020 Perfect for a Bond baddie! Inside the A 80m superyacht complete with helipad, cinema, swimming pool and its own SUBMARINE Hanging out with Sting, Tilda and Lenny on a starry starry voyage on the Queen Mary 2 Lisa Snowdon keeps it pure and simple on a detox break in Koh Samui Checking In: Ever-young model Twiggy on grey days in Spain, family trips to Mauritius, and the peril of leaving suncream in luggage The little French city with the big celebrity factor: Why a long weekend in brilliant Biarritz is a chance to mingle with the stars 'Cyber terrorism may replace the hijacker and bomber and become the weapon of choice': ... (more)

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  17. Genomic locus on chromosome 1 regulates susceptibility to spontaneous ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | BioMed Central

    Institute of Kaschin-Beck Disease, Center for Endemic Disease Control, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Key Laboratory of Etiologic Epidemiology, Education Bureau of Heilongjiang Province & Ministry of Health , Harbin Medical University, Harbin 150081, China BackgroundTo understand the role of genetic factors on chromosome 1 in the regulation of spontaneous arthritis in mice deficient in IL-1 receptor antagonist protein , we previously used speed congenic breeding to transfer the QTL region from DBA/1?/? mice that are resistant to spontaneous arthritis into BALB/c?/? mice which are susceptible. We were able to establish two congenic strains which exhibited a delayed onset and reduced severity of disease.

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  18. Trio of Bisons to represent Team Canada at hockey tournament in SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | My Manitoba.com

    ... capturing bronze in 1997 (Muju-Chonju, South Korea) and 2003 (Tarvisio, Italy), and silver in 2009 (Harbin, China). The Canadian squad from Atlantic University Sport claimed gold at the most recent Universiade, reaching the top step of the podium in ...

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  19. Top snow destinations for the holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2011 | Canada Online Explorer

    ... Clinic Hotel offering health and wellness packages for those seeking a full spa experience. (Shutterstock) Harbin, China Those stretching their holidays into early January won't want to miss the Harbin Ice and Snow Festival that starts on January 5. ...

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  20. Chinese Teachers Protest Against Low WagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Voice of America

    Over the last few weeks thousands of teachers went on strike across northeastern China, protesting against low pay and forced contributions to their pension plans. The strike ended last week.

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