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 2 yrs | 4 Chinese miners rescued after 36 days underground

              Four Chinese miners who have been trapped underground for 36 days are now free in a dramatic rescue late Friday, according to China‚Äôs state-run media. (more)



 2 yrs | Human rights lawyer faces 8 years in prison for 7 ‘tweets’

              A prominent Chinese human rights lawyer went on trial Monday. The lawyer potentially faces eight years in prison over seven social media posts. Pu Zhiqiang, who has previously represented Chinese activists including Ai Weiwei, is accused of inciting ethnic hatred and "picking quarrels and provoking trouble."   




 2 yrs | Chinese yuan to become one of the world’s main reserve currencies

              The International Monetary Fund has decided to add the Chinese yuan to its basket of elite currencies that make up its lending reserve, marking a major acknowledgment of China's ascendancy as a global economic power. (more)   

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 2 yrs | Dutch Queen Maxima to be hospitalized due to kidney infection

              Dutch Queen Maxima is cutting short a state visit to China and will return to the Netherlands to be hospitalized for a kidney infection, the Dutch government says. (more)   

  China        1 UPDATES


 2 yrs | Number of casualties from China blasts rises to 7 dead, 51 injured, 2 missing - CCTV

  China        4 UPDATES




4 people found dead at home in Ryerson, Ontario

Florida Amber Alert: Juliet Odierna abducted from Cape Coral

Santa Clarita Valley International Charter School on lockdown

Mary Rose Keadjuk: Missing woman found dead after 27 years

Suicide bomber attacks U.S. embassy in Montenegro



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