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1 hr ago | Yahoo!

Town 'sealed off' after man dies of plague in China

A Chinese town has been sealed off and 151 people placed in quarantine since last week after a man died of bubonic plague, state media said Tuesday.

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5 hrs ago | ABC News

US Says China Tested Anti-Satellite Missile

The U.S. says China has tested a missile designed to destroy satellites and is urging Beijing to refrain from destabilizing actions.

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7 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

River in China Mysteriously Turns Bloody Red Overnight

A waterway in eastern China has mysteriously turned a blood red color. Residents in Zhejiang province said the river looked normal at 5 a.m. Beijing time on Thursday morning.

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11 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

China imposes airline-like restrictions on bus passengers in Xinjiang capital

China has banned bus passengers in the capital of western Xinjiang region from carrying items ranging from cigarette lighters to yogurt, state media said on Friday, in the latest effort by authorities to prevent violent attacks.

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15 hrs ago | AccuWeather.com

Matmo Brings Flooding Rainfall, Damaging Winds to China, Taiwan

Matmo made landfall along the east coast of Taiwan Tuesday night, local time, with winds over 160 kph .

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20 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

Toppled crosses in China spur defiance

The battle started when a government-hired crew tore down the metal cross atop the one-room church in this village surrounded by rice paddies last month.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

Skyscraper mania grips China

The skyscraper build-out comes as China's leaders grapple with the best way to build cities and accommodate a swelling urban population.

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Hallam FM

Three Palestinians Killed In West Bank Protest

Israeli security forces have shot dead three Palestinians during a massive protest in the West Bank, according to medical officials.

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Castanet.net

Loonie lower, IMF cuts growth forecast; Chinese manufacturing data improves

The Canadian dollar was slightly lower late morning Thursday as the International Monetary Fund warned the domestic economy will slow alongside the global economy this year.

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Thanh Nein News

3 Vietnamese women killed, 2 injured in Chinese stabbing spree

Chinese police near Vietnam's northern border are hunting for a Chinese man suspected of killing three Vietnamese women and injuring two others in a stabbing spree, Xinhua reported.

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The Age

Greenpeace Says China's Energy Plans Exacerbate Climate Change

China's plans for 50 coal gasification plants will produce an estimated 1.1 billion tons of carbon dioxide per year and contribute significantly to climate change, according to a report released by Greenpeace East Asia.

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The Indian Express

China plans railway to India, Nepal borders by 2020

China plans to extend a railway line linking Tibet with the rest of the country to the borders of India, Nepal and Bhutan by 2020.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Run Like Hell: China Releases New Anti-Terror...

What do you do when someone in a skull-and-bones sweatshirt and ski mask lunges at you with a knife while carrying a bomb under his arm? Don't panic.

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Reuters

Beijing shuts big coal-fired power plant to ease smog: Xinhua

Beijing has closed the first of four large coal-fired power plants set to be de-commissioned as part of the city's efforts to cut air pollution, official news agency Xinhua reported on Wednesday, citing the local planning agency.

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Northern Michigan News

Meat supplier in China scandal has global reach

It isn't a household name, but the company that's at the center of a food scandal in China helps make some of the world's most popular foods, including the Big Macs and Quarter Pounders served at McDonald's locations.

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Cybercast News Service

Meat supplier in China scandal has global reach

In this July 20, 2014 photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, an electronic screen shows the safety record at Husi Food Co.

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WCAX-TV Burlington

Meat supplier in China scandal has global reach

It isn't a household name, but the company that's at the center of a food scandal in China helps make some of the world's most popular foods, including the Big Macs and Quarter Pounders served at... It isn't a household name, but the company at the center of a food scandal in China helps make some of the world's most popular foods, including the ... (more)

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KPIC

Typhoon rains hit China; plane crashes in Taiwan

The second typhoon to hit China in a week quickly weakened to a tropical storm as it reached the country's heavily populated southeastern provinces on Wednesday after passing across Taiwan overnight.

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Townhall

10 Things to Know for Today

The Boeing 777 traveling from Amsterdam to Malaysia held the promise of beginnings and endings for many on board: the thrill of a new adventure or dream vacation for some, and the comfort of going back home for others.

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Suria

China censors squash giant inflatable...

Chinese reports about a giant inflatable toad have been deleted from the Internet after social media users compared the puffed-up animal to a former Communist Party chief.

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