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  1. China Approves Sale of Apple's iPhone 6Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Chinese regulators gave the final approval needed for Apple Inc. to sell its new iPhone 6 in China, according to official media on Tuesday. The official Xinhua News Agency said that China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology granted a network access license to the Cupertino, Calif., company's latest smartphone.

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  2. Magnotta's lawyer says his client is not criminally responsibleRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Neepawa Press

    Luka Rocco Magnotta is schizophrenic and was not criminally responsible when he killed Chinese student Jun Lin in 2012, his lawyer told jurors on Monday. Magnotta has been diagnosed with borderline personality disorder and there is a history of schizophrenia in his family, Luc Leclair said on the first day of his client's highly publicized first-degree murder trial.

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  3. Iron Ore Heads for Record Run of Losses as Global Surplus BuildsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Iron ore will complete a third straight quarterly decline today to post the longest losing run on record as a slowdown in China 's economy curbs demand growth in the largest buyer and worsens a global surplus. Ore with 62 percent content delivered to Qingdao, China lost 17 percent this quarter to $77.97 a dry metric ton, the lowest price since September 2009, according to data from Metal Bulletin Ltd. That follows a 19 percent drop between April and June and 13 percent retreat in the first three months .

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  4. USC Pacific Asia Museum presents three new exhibitionsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Art Daily

    USC Pacific Asia Museum presents two concurrent exhibitions-The Rent Collection Courtyard: Fifty Years and The First Wave: Modern and Contemporary Chinese Paintings in the USC Pacific Asia Museum Collection-that reflect the political and cultural changes in China from 1960s-1980s. This is only the second time the landmark installation The Rent Collection Courtyard: Fifty Years has been shown in the U.S. since its debut in 1965 in Sichuan, China.

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  5. Hong Kong protesters defiant, refuse to leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    ... to take a detour, so we urge the society to think about this," Hong Kong Chief Executive C.Y. Leung told reporters. "China will not compromise to the illegal threats of some people," he said. "Based on the basic law, we will be able to have one ...

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  6. China celebrates Martyr's Day, 1 of 3 new holidays created in renewed focus on World War IIRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Fox News

    President Xi Jinping and other solemn-looking Chinese leaders presented flower baskets and scores of ordinary people filed up to lay a single flower each Tuesday at the People's Heroes Monument in central Beijing to mark Martyr's Day. The other two holidays, marking the Japanese surrender and the massacre of civilians by Japanese forces in Nanjing, refer specifically to China's fight against Japanese occupiers and were created during a Chinese government campaign to highlight what it has called a renewed militarism by Japan.

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  7. Models perform - fashion show' at Xi'an Int'l Auto ShowRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | People's Daily Online

    The 9th Xi'an International Auto Show opens on Sept. 29, 2014 in Xi'an, Shaanxi province. More than 1,000 cars are displayed in the exhibition which will last for 8 days. Models in the exhibition attracted enormous attention. (Chinanews.com/Feng Zhifeng)

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  8. Blood boiling game: Ningbo Int'l Boxing MatchRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | People's Daily Online

    Photo shows the fighting scene at the Ningbo International Boxing Match on Sept. 26, 2014 in Ningbo, east China's Zhejiang province.

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  9. Chinese-built metro in TehranRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | People's Daily Online

    Two thousand years ago, China's silk, lacquer works, chinaware, and techniques of papermaking, printing, gunpowder were spread to Iran through the Silk Road. Today, the metro systems built by Chinese manufacturers hold on the stick.

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  10. Xinjiang's first high-speed railway to start operation in OctoberRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | People's Daily Online

    A bullet train runs across a bridge on its trial trip in Hami, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Sept. 15, 2014.

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  11. Canada, U.S., support Hong Kong protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CottageCountryNow.ca

    ... and truly global city to this point." He was asked whether he hoped those aspirations might spread to mainland China and replied: "The short answer to that is yes." In Ottawa, a spokesman for Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird said Canada was ...

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  12. South China province sees 1, 152 new dengue fever casesRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    South China's Guangdong Province reported 1,152 new cases of Dengue on Sunday, boding ill for the week-long National Day holiday that begins on Oct. 1, local health authorities announced on Monday. The number continues rising with the total number of cases reaching 11,867, according to the provincial health and family planning commission.

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  13. China Sentences Uighur Scholar to Life in Prison for "Separatism"Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    China sentenced a Uighur scholar, Ilham Tohti, often referred to as "Uighur Nelson Mandela," to life in prison for "separatism." Nelson Mandela is the former president of South Africa who fought for democracy and against racial discrimination in the country.

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  14. Asian Stock Index Heads for Biggest Monthly Drop Since May 2013Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... slipped 0.1 percent. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 Index and New Zealand's NZX 50 Index were little changed. Markets in China and Hong Kong have yet to open. Hong Kong is closed tomorrow and Oct. 2 for holidays, while mainland China is shut Oct. 1-7 for ...

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  15. Property Tycoon Reveals $20 Billion Solar-Led Portfolio: EnergyRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... it would basically be low-carbon," he said in an interview in New York. "My vision for this company isn't just for China. I want to create a global company." Zheng, 50, estimates he's invested $2.5 billion to $3 billion in clean power over the past ...

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  16. Hong Kong protesters stockpile supplies, prepare for long haulRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... wary, especially on the eve of Wednesday's anniversary of the Communist Party's foundation of the People's Republic of China in 1949. "Many powerful people from the mainland will come to Hong Kong. The Hong Kong government won't want them to see ...

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  17. Little donor saves five livesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Star Online

    ... it up five people's lives. You are the most beautiful princess in the world," Xiaobao said to his deceased daughter. - China Daily / Asia News Network

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  18. Corrupt Queen' to be extraditedRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Star Online

    ... ned in the Netherlands in 2005 after Interpol issued a Red Corner Notice, an international arrest warrant requested by China, against her. - China Daily / Asia News Network

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  19. Rally supporting Hong Kong on Wednesday at Chinese Embassy in WellingtonRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... of Human Rights. Under the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, Hong Kongers: "[...] has a high degree of autonomy and enjoys executive, legislative and independent judicial power, including ...

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  20. China's Most Watched Intersection Fades To BlackRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Inventor Spot

    And then there were none... a street intersection in Qingdao, China notorious for its ridiculous cluster of 19 closed circuit television cameras is suddenly, inexplicably, thankfully free from Big Brother's prying eyes. CCTV cameras first rose to fame through their widespread use in London, UK.

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