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Here's How China Could Respond to Trump's Taiwan Call

There are many pressure points China can push to express its anger at Donald Trump’s call with Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen last week, including …

How Brexit Helps Chinese Investors Turn 'Trump Panic' into Profit

Chinese investors, well known for their impulsive trading habits, appeared composed in the wake of Republican Donald Trump’s shock presidential …

Flight MH370 was flown into water, says crash expert

Larry Vance tells 60 Minutes the ‘flaperon’ found in Madagascar was extended at time of landing, suggesting rogue pilot brought plane down<p>A section of wing from missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 shows evidence it was extended upon landing, suggesting a rogue pilot brought it down, an air crash …

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Uber Will Spend $500 Million on Mapping to Distance Itself From Google

Uber has announced a major expansion of its internal mapping program. Uber’s head of mapping, former Google Maps exec Brian McClendon, described the …

Philippines vs. China: Court to rule on South China Sea fight

<b>Hong Kong (CNN) —</b> An international tribunal will hand down a landmark ruling Tuesday in a case that will have major implications for one the world's biggest geopolitical flashpoints -- the South China Sea.<p>With the Philippines and China at loggerheads over Beijing's claims of sovereignty over large …

The Best College in Every State

Well, almost. Sorry, Alaska and New …

Vladimir Putin Promises Russian State Backing for Hyperloop

Bloomberg reports that Russian President Vladimir pledged state support for the ultra-high-speed transportation concept outlined by Tesla founder …

The submarines and rivalries underneath the South China Sea

<b>A tribunal is about to rule on China's territorial claims in the disputed South China Sea. But Beijing's desire for control is about much more than rocks above the water, argues analyst Alexander Neill. It is also central to China's plans for a submarine nuclear force able to break out into the</b> …

EU referendum petition signed by more than 2.5m

<b>More than 2.5 million people have signed a petition calling for a second EU referendum, after the vote to leave.</b><p>It has more signatures than any other on the parliamentary website and as it has passed 100,000, Parliament will consider it for a debate.<p>The UK voted to leave the EU by 52% to 48% in …

Why American Investors Shouldn't Panic Over Brexit Vote

This article was originally published on Money.com.<p>In a vote that will reverberate throughout Europe and beyond, Britons chose to leave theEuropean …

Women 'nearly twice as likely to have anxiety' as men

<b>Women are nearly twice as likely to experience anxiety as men, a global review reveals.</b><p>Its authors from Cambridge University say that as well as women, young people under 35 and those with health problems are particularly affected.<p>They estimate that four in every 100 people have anxiety.<p>The review …

U.S. Subpoenas China's Huawei Over Exports to Syria, North Korea, and Elsewhere

The U.S. Commerce Department has issued a subpoena to Huawei Technologies as part of a probe into the Chinese technology company’s transactions in …

Swiss Gotthard rail tunnel - an engineering triumph

<b>The world's longest - and deepest - rail tunnel opens in Switzerland on Wednesday.</b><p><b>The Gotthard rail link has taken 20 years to build, and cost more than $12bn (£8.2bn). It will, the Swiss say, revolutionise Europe's freight transport.</b><p>The Alps are sometimes described as Europe's natural trade …

China's President Xi Pledges More State Support for Technology Firms

China’s President Xi Jinping has vowed to increase government support for technology companies, state media reported, in an attempt to raise the …

Study: China's Government Fabricates About 488 Million Social Media Posts Every Year

For years, the Chinese government has been widely suspected of hiring thousands of paid commenters using fabricated accounts to argue in favor of the government on social media sites.<p>This presumed army of trolls is dubbed the "50 Cent Party," because of the rumored rate of pay per post – 50 cents …

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