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  1. Reports: China body-searched 10,000 pigeonsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    ... Grand Canyon, a federal judge ruled Tuesday. BEIJING (AP) - The 10,000 pigeons released in a ceremony Wednesday for China's National Day underwent unusual scrutiny, each having its feathers and anus checked for dangerous materials, state-run media ...

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  2. Hong Kong Protests Hit China's National DayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sky News

    As China's National Day celebrations get under way, pro-democracy protesters continue to ignore calls from Beijing to disperse. Pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong have been gathering for potentially the biggest rallies of their campaign so far - as China celebrates National Day.

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  3. MANILA: We can't go on like this, says Chinese envoy on Philippine tiesRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    China and the Philippines should work to improve their relations which had been adversely affected by their conflict in the South China Sea, Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua said Monday night. "It should not go on like this," Zhao said during a reception of the 65th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China at Shangri-La hotel in Makati.

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  4. Reports: China body-searched 10,000 pigeonsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    The 10,000 pigeons released in a ceremony Wednesday for China's National Day underwent unusual scrutiny, each having its feathers and anus checked for dangerous materials, state-run media reports said, reflecting government jitters over possible attacks. The symbols of peace were released at sunrise in Beijing's symbolic heart of Tiananmen Square in a ceremony for the Oct. 1 holiday to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.

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  5. Hong Kong Protests Approach Potential National Day FlashpointRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... the start of celebrations marking the anniversary of the Communist Party's foundation of the People's Republic of China in 1949. The crowds have brought large sections of the Asian financial hub to a standstill, disrupting businesses from banks to ...

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  6. World Bank to Support Rural Poverty Reduction in China's Guizhou ProvinceRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    WASHINGTON, September 30 , 2014 - Today, the World Bank Board of Executive Directors approved a loan of $100 million to the People's Republic of China to support rural development and poverty reduction in Guizhou in the southwest part of the country "The Guizhou Rural Development Project will support the poverty reduction strategy of the Guizhou Provincial Leading Group for Poverty Reduction and Development, which promotes investments in commercial agriculture in priority destitute mountain areas.

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  7. Hong Kong Leader Jeered by Protesters on China National DayRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Hong Kong's Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying was jeered by pro-democracy demonstrators at a ceremony to hoist the Chinese flag as the city entered the sixth day of protests seeking free elections. Leung arrived by boat at Golden Bauhinia Square to mark the 65th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China, and he sang China's national anthem as the Chinese and Hong Kong flags were hoisted.

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  8. Beijing's top man in Hong Kong dismissive of democracy protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Hong Kong officials and some from the mainland toast to the 65th year since the founding of the People's Republic of China. Zhang Xiaoming and CY Leung were in attendance.

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  9. Q&A: Chinese activist scholar Teng Biao on how Occupy Central affects mainland activismRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... in Hong Kong. There is a also concern [in the government] that the democracy issue could spread to other parts of China. It is very difficult to say, both sides don't compromise. The likelihood of violence continues to exist and could even increase ...

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  10. Interview: Chinese economy plays vital role globally: WTO economistRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    The Chinese economy is a vital player in global landscape and its rapid growth is a huge motor for global expansion, a senior economist with the World Trade Organization has told Xinhua. "Since the middle of the last decade and calculated on a purchasing power parity basis, China has contributed more to global growth than any other economy in the world," said Robert Teh, acting director of the Economic Research and Statistics Division of WTO, in a recent written interview with Xinhua.

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  11. Artist Sin-ying Ho to Speak at The College of New RochelleRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | New Rochelle Talk

    ... Design. She also studied ceramics as an exchange student at the Jingdezhen Ceramics Institute in Jingdezhen, Jiangxi, China. Her masters of fine arts degree is from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Ho has had numerous solo and ...

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  12. OnCore Manufacturing to Present at the 10th Annual Northeast L.E.A.N ConferenceRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... manufacturing facilities in Springfield and Wilmington, MA, Longmont, CO, San Marcos, Fremont and San Jose, , Suzhou, China and Tijuana, Mexico, OnCore manages customers' high-complexity products while providing them maximum flexibility to manage ...

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  13. Chinese security body-searches 10,000 pigeonsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    About 10,000 pigeons released in a ceremony for China's National Day underwent unusual scrutiny, each having its feathers and anus checked for dangerous materials, state-run media has said, reflecting government concerns over possible attacks. The symbols of peace were released at sunrise on Wednesday in Beijing's symbolic heart of Tiananmen Square in a ceremony for the October 1 holiday to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.

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  14. China media: HK 'social order'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... The Legal Daily 's article on the protests appears to have been removed. However, it is available on the South China Daily's website. The article, entitled "One country- Two systems faces huge challenges", points out that "external unfriendly forces ...

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  15. Today in History: Highlights from Oct. 1 in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... the invasion of Poland by Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union. In 1949, Mao Zedong proclaimed the People's Republic of China during a ceremony in Beijing. A 42-day strike by the United Steelworkers of America began over the issue of retirement ...

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  16. Ferry tragedy docu causes stir at BIFFRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Arab Times

    ... the Chinese market is increasingly making its presence felt as the world's second biggest in terms of turnover. China's Dalian Wanda Group recently announced an agreement of support with Hollywood's Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences which ...

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  17. Divided Chinese eye Hong Kong protests with admiration, angerRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | DNA India

    ... added. She was among those who had arrived from the mainland to celebrate a one-week holiday that starts with China 's National Day on Wednesday. "I was quite afraid in the beginning, but now I firmly support it. There's nothing wrong with ...

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  18. Ailing North Korea leader sends message...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Suria

    North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, who has not been seen for nearly a month due to apparent health problems, sent a congratulatory message to China on its national day Wednesday, state media said. Undated photo released on August 31, 2014 shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un visiting the renewed October 8 factory Kim was last seen in public on September 3. A rare admission from North Korea that he was suffering "discomfort" has triggered frenzied speculation about his health and close scrutiny of any mention of the young leader in state media.

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  19. China to open first high security bio...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Suria

    China's first high-security biosafety laboratory will be ready for use by December, in a move hailed as a "crucial" moment in the fight against pathogens such as the Ebola virus, officials said. China's first high-security biosafety laboratory will be ready for use by December, a move hailed as a 'crucial' in the fight against Ebola - by Cellou Binani The facility, which has been under construction since July 2011, has been billed as the first in China that will be equipped to handle Class 4 pathogens -- dangerous viruses that pose a high risk of person-to-person transmission, such as those that cause haemorrhagic fevers like Ebola.

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  20. Hong Kong: HK Protest: Record crowds expected on China's National DayRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    Hong Kong is marking the 65th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China on Wednesday with mixed scenes across the city. Inside the Wan Chai Convention and Exhibition Centre, chief executive Leung Chun Ying, alongside prominent leaders including former chief executive Tung Chee Hwa and Beijing's representative in Hong Kong, Liaison Office Director Zhang Xiaoming, toasted the occasion with champagne and smiles.

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