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Chinese government rejects White House report on China's intentions

BEIJING, China May 29 (Xinhua) - A spokesperson for China's Ministry of National Defense on Friday criticized a report recently ...


Wall Street dashed over China, social media fears

NEW YORK, New York - U.S, stocks ran out of steam on Thursday with fears about the worsening U,S.-China relationship ...


US probably surpassed 100,000 COVID-19 deaths weeks ago: Report

Washington D.C. [USA], May 31 (ANI): The number of people reported to have died of contracting the novel coronavirus infection ...


After a storm, microplastics in Sydney's Cooks River increased 40 fold

Each year the ocean is inundated with 4.8 to 12.7 million tonnes of plastic washed in from land. A big ...


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Quarterly GDP in Macau drops by nearly half, services exports drop 60%

MACAU, May 30 (Xinhua) - The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Macau dropped by 48.7 percent year-on-year in real terms ...

China's top Internet firms record near 5% rise in business

BEIJING, May 30 (Xinhua) -- China's Internet and related services sectors have maintained expansion in the first four months, displaying ...

Trump unsettles U.S., global markets,

NEW YORK, New York - More rhetoric from U.S. President Donald Trump unsettled Wall Street on Friday, and undermined confidence ...

Chinese platform dedicated to content influencer campaigns launches

HANGZHOU, May 29 (Xinhua) -- AliExpress, a global online retail marketplace and part of Alibaba Group, announced on Thursday that ...

Stocks slide in Asia, greenback slumps

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia skidded on Friday, and the U.S. dollar dived, as the relationship between the ...

Demand for cobalt, nickel, copper, manganese boosting deep-sea mining

PHENOM PENH, Cambodia - Scientists and environmentalists are urging an international moratorium on deep-sea mining after releasing a report indicating ...

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U.S. ail-in ballot timelines proving impractical

In Pennsylvania, a presidential swing state that will hold primary elections this coming Tuesday (June 2), some election officials and ...

Chinese government rejects White House report on China's intentions

BEIJING, China May 29 (Xinhua) - A spokesperson for China's Ministry of National Defense on Friday criticized a report recently ...

Wall Street dashed over China, social media fears

NEW YORK, New York - U.S, stocks ran out of steam on Thursday with fears about the worsening U,S.-China relationship ...

US probably surpassed 100,000 COVID-19 deaths weeks ago: Report

Washington D.C. [USA], May 31 (ANI): The number of people reported to have died of contracting the novel coronavirus infection ...

Jazz end Blazer5's unbeaten NBA 2K League start

Kimanni "Splashy" Ingram averaged 27 points as Jazz Gaming swept previously unbeaten Blazer5 Gaming on Friday in NBA 2K League ...

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Demand for cobalt, nickel, copper, manganese boosting deep-sea mining

PHENOM PENH, Cambodia - Scientists and environmentalists are urging an international moratorium on deep-sea mining after releasing a report indicating ...


Hair salons adapt to evolving new standards

When this writer recently looked into the mirror and took a good look at how long his hair had grown ...


World Reacts with Anger, Dismay to US Man's Death

Protests were held in several cities around the world Saturday, in seeming solidarity with demonstrators in the U.S. over the ...


No issues with people with valid documents flying abroad: HS Puri

New Delhi [India], May 30 (ANI): The Centre has no problems with the people having valid documents flying out of ...


Lewandowski hits brace as Bayern Munich go 10 points clear

Bayern Munich opened a 10-point lead at the top of the Bundesliga on Saturday with a 5-0 drubbing of relegation-threatened ...


Canada's Mackenzie Tour shuts down season

Canada's Mackenzie Tour canceled its upcoming season due to the coronavirus pandemic. Border restrictions, mandatory 14-day quarantines for visitors and ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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