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The Latest: Hong Kong activists urge public to hold strike

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HONG KONG – The Latest on protests in Hong Kong against an extradition bill (all times local): 1 p.m. Hong Kong activists are encouraging the public to support strikes by workers, teachers and students on Monday. The call comes as Hong Kong residents gather for a march through the downtown on Sunday to protest a Read More

Mexico vows to help Central American migrants amid crackdown

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Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador receives the applause of the crowd during a rally in Tijuana, Mexico, Saturday, June 8, 2019. Mexican President Andres Lopez Obrador held the rally in Tijuana even as President Trump has put on hold his plan to begin imposing tariffs on Mexico on Monday, saying the U.S. ally will Read More

Carol Roth: Here’s how every father should prepare to protect his kids

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My father was my best friend, teacher of myriad life lessons and giver of gifts for life. When I didn’t play much during my first year in softball — because, frankly, I was lousy — he taught me the value of practice, working with me on form every single day. The following year, and every Read More

CFM erases jet engine output delay, cautious on rate increases

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FILE PHOTO: Gael Meheust, President and CEO of CFM poses in front of LEAP-1A engine of an Airbus A321neo, during the 52nd Paris Air Show at Le Bourget airport near Paris, France June 21, 2017. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol PARIS (Reuters) – CFM International has caught up with delays in deliveries of its LEAP jet engine after Read More

Spain rolls out 5G network using Huawei gear despite US blacklisting Chinese tech giant

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Spain became one of the first European countries to roll out a 5G network as Vodafone Spain commercially launched the service in 15 cities, including Madrid and Barcelona, in cooperation with Chinese telecom giant Huawei. The local carrier of the world’s second-largest mobile operator Vodafone became the first to launch the superfast mobile phone network, Read More

Hong Kong suspends China extradition bill following mass outrage

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Published time: 15 Jun, 2019 09:17 Edited time: 15 Jun, 2019 09:17 Hong Kong’s pro-Beijing leader Carrie Lam has shelved plans to introduce a controversial extradition bill, caving to popular opposition that saw mass street protests and clashes with police. Lam told a press conference on Saturday that she will suspend indefinitely all work on Read More

Trump’s admiration for ‘slaveowner’ Jackson halted Tubman $20 bill, CNN host suggests

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CNN anchor Don Lemon heavily implied Friday night that President Trump halted plans for placing abolitionist Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill by expressing admiration for “slaveowner” President Andrew Jackson, the current face on the currency. On his “CNN Tonight” telecast, Lemon played a video clip of then-candidate Trump saying that he’d “love” to leave Jackson Read More

Ed Henry and ‘Outnumbered’ break down 2020 Democratic presidential field

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Fox News chief national correspondent Ed Henry broke down the format for the 2020 Democratic presidential debates Friday and said Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., is the biggest beneficiary of the new setup. “Elizabeth Warren, the headline here is night one — she has the stage almost to herself with a bunch of other second, third-tier folks,” Henry said on “Outnumbered.” Read More

Brazilian lawmaker threatens Glenn Greenwald with deportation over leaks

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After publishing a series of exposés revealing that Brazilian prosecutors conspired against former President Lula de Silva’s election bid last year, the Intercept’s Glenn Greenwald has been threatened with deportation from Brazil. Parliamentarian and member of the ruling Social Liberal (PSL) party Carlos Jordy tweeted out the thinly-veiled threat on Thursday in a string of Read More

Spirited debate in India over govt call for new Sanskrit-ONLY villages

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The Indian government has floated the idea of establishing two new villages inhabited exclusively by Sanskrit speakers. The push to promote the ancient sacred language – spoken by some 25,000 – has ignited a national debate. India’s minister for Human Resource Development, Ramesh Pokhriyal, proposed the idea this week, saying that the new villages should Read More