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UK PM May: My thoughts are with those injured in Westminster incident

Reuters News - 17 hours 10 min ago
British Prime Minister Theresa May said her thoughts were with those injured in an incident outside parliament on Tuesday after two people were taken to hospital when a car crashed into security barriers.
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Police say incident outside UK parliament being treated as terrorism

Reuters News - 17 hours 10 min ago
A man has been detained on suspicion of terrorist offences, British police said on Tuesday, after a car hit pedestrians and crashed into barrier outside the UK parliament.
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From laboratory in far west, China's surveillance state spreads quietly

Reuters News - 17 hours 18 min ago
Filip Liu, a 31-year-old software developer from Beijing, was traveling in the far western Chinese region of Xinjiang when he was pulled to one side by police as he got off a bus.
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Erdogan says Turkey will boycott U.S. electronic products

Reuters News - 17 hours 41 min ago
President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday Turkey would boycott electronic products from the United States, which has imposed sanctions and raised tariffs against Ankara in a dispute about the detention of a U.S. evangelical pastor.
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Shares regain footing as lira roars out of rout

Reuters News - 17 hours 46 min ago
World share markets regained their footing on Tuesday as the threat from the collapse of the Turkish lira ebbed and reassuring German data offset signs of slowing growth in China.
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Man arrested, pedestrians injured as car hits barriers at UK parliament

Reuters News - 17 hours 51 min ago
A number of people were injured when a car collided with security barriers outside London's parliament building on Tuesday and the driver was arrested, police said.
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Firefighter killed battling largest blaze in California history

Reuters News - 17 hours 53 min ago
A firefighter has been killed battling the largest wildfire in Californian history that has been stoked by prime fire weather conditions as it has destroyed dozens of homes.
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Counter-terrorism police leading investigation into incident at UK parliament

Reuters News - 18 hours 23 min ago
London's police said their counter-terrorism unit was leading the investigation into an incident outside Britain's parliament building on Tuesday where a car collided with security barriers.
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Two people injured in incident outside UK parliament: ambulance service

Reuters News - 18 hours 37 min ago
Two people sustained injuries and were taken to hospital after a car collided with security barriers outside London's parliament building on Tuesday, but their condition is not believed to be serious, the London Ambulance Service said.
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Fukushima child statue: Residents complain about radiation suit

BBC News - 18 hours 39 min ago
For angry Fukushima residents, the statue gives the impression of a city still contaminated.
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India rejects patent plea for 'immoral' sex toy

BBC News - 18 hours 53 min ago
The patent office said Indian law has never engaged positively with the notion of sexual pleasure.
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No life-threatening injuries in UK parliament crash: police

Reuters News - 19 hours 10 min ago
None of the pedestrians injured when a car collided with security barriers outside Britain's parliament on Tuesday is believed to be in a life-threatening condition, police said.
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Westminster Tube station closed after car crashes outside parliament

Reuters News - 19 hours 11 min ago
Westminster Underground station was closed on Tuesday morning after a car collided with security barriers outside London's parliament building nearby, police said.
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Asia stumbles on soft China data, gold loses its glitter

Reuters News - 20 hours 18 min ago
Asian share markets fought to regain their footing on Tuesday as tremors from the collapse of the Turkish lira ebbed, though sentiment took a fresh knock when Chinese economic data proved softer than expected.
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Beijing blames 'anti-China forces' for criticism of its Xinjiang policy

Reuters News - 20 hours 21 min ago
Anti-China forces are behind criticism of policies in the far western region of Xinjiang, the Chinese foreign ministry said on Tuesday, after a U.N. panel aired accusations that a million ethnic Uighurs may be held in internment camps there.
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India denies China printing currency claim amid social media row

BBC News - 21 hours 22 min ago
Reports that a Chinese company had been contracted to print Indian notes triggered a backlash online.
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New Mexico family believed dead boy's spirit would lead attacks: prosecutors

Reuters News - 22 hours 11 min ago
A 3-year-old boy found buried at a New Mexico desert compound died in a ritual to "cast out demonic spirits," but his extended family believed he would "return as Jesus" to identify "corrupt" targets for them to attack, prosecutors said in court on Monday.
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Rainbow trout can now be called salmon in China

BBC News - 22 hours 40 min ago
A move to let rainbow trout be labelled as salmon after a food scandal causes a splash in China.
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China blames 'ulterior motives' for criticism of its Xinjiang policies

Reuters News - 22 hours 44 min ago
Anti-China forces are behind criticism of policies in the far western region of Xinjiang, the Chinese foreign ministry said on Tuesday, after a U.N. panel aired accusations that a million ethnic Uighurs may be held in internment camps there.
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China angered at new U.S. defense act, to assess content

Reuters News - August 13, 2018 - 11:19pm
China on Tuesday condemned measures targeting it in a new U.S. defense act, saying it would comprehensively assess aspects that beef up the role of a key panel tasked with reviewing foreign investment proposals.
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