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A Cold War legacy many Americans forget

A Cold War legacy many Americans forget

SUMMARY: ADADHow important is remembering all this history at a time when there’s resurgent ‘Cold War’ talk vis-a-vis China?

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Cathay Pacific's brand merger hits roadblock from China's aviation regulator, sources say

Cathay Pacific's brand merger hits roadblock from China's aviation regulator, sources say

SUMMARY: A view from a Cathy Pacific Jet which see another Cathay Pacific Jet Park in Hong Kong International Airport in Hong Kong, China.

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Chinese city proposes permanent health tracking with a score based on drinking and exercise habits

Chinese city proposes permanent health tracking with a score based on drinking and exercise habits

SUMMARY: Others were based on people self-declaring their health status, whether they had any symptoms and where they traveled.

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Boy, 12, followed down mountain by brown bear

Boy, 12, followed down mountain by brown bear

SUMMARY: VideoDramatic footage shows a boy walking calmly down a mountain, followed by a brown bear.

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'It's a sad day' for Hong Kong protesters, but analyst says new law probably won't hurt investors

'It's a sad day' for Hong Kong protesters, but analyst says new law probably won't hurt investors

SUMMARY: Demonstrators at a protest against a planned national security law, at a shopping mall in Hong Kong, on May 25, 2020.

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Coronavirus: New York Stock Exchange trading floor to reopen

Coronavirus: New York Stock Exchange trading floor to reopen

SUMMARY: Image copyright ReutersThe New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is set to reopen its trading floor on Tuesday after a two-month closure due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Singapore cuts 2020 economic forecasts for the third time on coronavirus concerns

Singapore cuts 2020 economic forecasts for the third time on coronavirus concerns

SUMMARY: Singapore skyline on March 24, 2020 in Singapore.

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Republican National Convention: Trump threatens to move event from North Carolina

Republican National Convention: Trump threatens to move event from North Carolina

SUMMARY: The event is due to take place in North Carolina from 24-27 August.

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Thailand reports three new coronavirus cases, no new deaths

Thailand reports three new coronavirus cases, no new deaths

SUMMARY: FILE PHOTO: General view of the almost empty Khaosan Road, which is usually crowded with tourists, during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Bangkok, Thailand, May 22, 2020.

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Germany wants to end travel warning for 31 European countries: report

Germany wants to end travel warning for 31 European countries: report

SUMMARY: FILE PHOTO: Empty check-in counters are seen at the Tegel airport in Berlin, Germany, May 20, 2020, as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues.

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Endgame of US-China rivalry is 'lose-lose,' says Harvard professor

Endgame of US-China rivalry is 'lose-lose,' says Harvard professor

SUMMARY: The national flags of the U.S. and China waving outside a building.

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In land of big data, China sets individual privacy rights

In land of big data, China sets individual privacy rights

SUMMARY: According to a recent draft, an individual has a right to privacy and to have their personal information protected.

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Burundi's ruling party wins presidential election

Burundi's ruling party wins presidential election

SUMMARY: NAIROBI (Reuters) - Burundi’s ruling party candidate, retired general Evariste Ndayishimiye, has won the presidential election with 69% of votes cast, the electoral commission said on Monday, after accusations of rigging by the leading opposition challenger.

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Dow futures surge 400 points on hopes of a coronavirus vaccine

Dow futures surge 400 points on hopes of a coronavirus vaccine

SUMMARY: The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) stands in lower Manhattan on May 18, 2020 in New York City.

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As stark 100,000 deaths landmark looms, Trump pursues his political obsessions

As stark 100,000 deaths landmark looms, Trump pursues his political obsessions

SUMMARY: Trump warned he could pull the huge money-earner out of Charlotte, which was picked to play host in August.

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Changing Southwest may bring Democrats a milestone win

Changing Southwest may bring Democrats a milestone win

SUMMARY: The Democrats' potential clean sweep of those Southwestern US Senate seats marks another advance in a tectonic remaking of the electoral battlefield.

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Coronavirus: Spain to welcome tourists from 1 July with no quarantine

Coronavirus: Spain to welcome tourists from 1 July with no quarantine

SUMMARY: Tourists will be able to visit Spain from 1 July without having to quarantine for two weeks.

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Hong Kong's leader says security laws will not affect city's rights and freedoms

Hong Kong's leader says security laws will not affect city's rights and freedoms

SUMMARY: HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday that Beijing’s proposed national security laws would not trample on the city’s rights and freedoms and called on its citizens to wait to see the details of the legislation.

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Australia's borders will not open 'anytime soon': PM Morrison

Australia's borders will not open 'anytime soon': PM Morrison

SUMMARY: FILE PHOTO: Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison speaks during a joint press conference held with New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern at Admiralty House in Sydney, Australia, February 28, 2020.

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Volunteer army in Indonesia helps fight coronavirus with data, web

Volunteer army in Indonesia helps fight coronavirus with data, web

SUMMARY: JAKARTA (Reuters) - As Indonesia’s most populous province weighed tough movement restrictions to stop the new coronavirus, it turned to a loosely-knit volunteer group of data scientists and health experts.

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