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Seeking Cooperation on Climate, U.S. Faces Friction With China

Seeking Cooperation on Climate, U.S. Faces Friction With China

Seeking Cooperation on Climate, U.S. Faces Friction With China Seeking Cooperation on Climate, U.S. Faces Friction With China The United States and China do not agree on much nowadays, but on climate change both countries are publicly pledging to do more to fight global warming. The problem will be working together on it. On Thursday, President Biden’s climate envoy, John …

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Cambodians Demand Apology for Khmer Rouge Images with Smiling Faces

Cambodians Demand Apology for Khmer Rouge Images with Smiling Faces

Cambodians Demand Apology for Khmer Rouge Images with Smiling Faces Cambodians Demand Apology for Khmer Rouge Images with Smiling Faces Hundreds of stark black-and-white portraits of terrified people are displayed on large panels in Tuol Sleng, the former Cambodian prison that is now a museum. The portraits stand as a visual symbol of a genocide: The subjects were photographed before …

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David Cameron Faces Inquiry Into His Dealings With Greensill

David Cameron Faces Inquiry Into His Dealings With Greensill

David Cameron Faces Inquiry Into His Dealings With Greensill David Cameron Faces Inquiry Into His Dealings With Greensill LONDON — David Cameron, a former British prime minister, is to face a formal investigation into his business dealings after revelations that he lobbied former colleagues on behalf of an Anglo-Australian finance firm. Downing Street announced the review on Monday after weeks …

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‘Everything Is Worth Freedom’: Uganda’s Opposition Leader Faces the Future

‘Everything Is Worth Freedom’: Uganda’s Opposition Leader Faces the Future

‘Everything Is Worth Freedom’: Uganda’s Opposition Leader Faces the Future ‘Everything Is Worth Freedom’: Uganda’s Opposition Leader Faces the Future KAMPALA, Uganda — Bobi Wine’s eyes were bloodshot from little sleep. When he spoke, his thoughts trailed off, and his sentences sometimes lacked the precision and eloquence he employed while running for president. At times, he forgot to sip his …

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Alibaba Faces $2.8 Billion Fine From Chinese Regulators

Alibaba Faces $2.8 Billion Fine From Chinese Regulators

Alibaba Faces $2.8 Billion Fine From Chinese Regulators Alibaba Faces $2.8 Billion Fine From Chinese Regulators China on Saturday said it was imposing a record $2.8 billion fine on the e-commerce titan Alibaba for monopolistic business practices, the government’s toughest action to date in its campaign to regulate the country’s internet giants more closely. Beijing’s market watchdog began investigating Alibaba …

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AstraZeneca Vaccine Faces Setbacks in U.K. and European Union

AstraZeneca Vaccine Faces Setbacks in U.K. and European Union

AstraZeneca Vaccine Faces Setbacks in U.K. and European Union AstraZeneca Vaccine Faces Setbacks in U.K. and European Union LONDON — Britain said on Wednesday that it would curb the use of AstraZeneca’s vaccine in adults under 30 because of the risk of rare blood clots, a blow to the efforts of scores of countries reliant on the vaccine to stamp …

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Biden faces GOP hurdle over infrastructure plan

Biden faces GOP hurdle over infrastructure plan

Biden faces GOP hurdle over infrastructure plan Biden faces GOP hurdle over infrastructure plan Biden unveils $2trn infrastructure plan President Joe Biden is facing an uphill battle from Republicans in his bid to push his administration’s ambitious $2.3 trillion infrastructure plan forward. Speaking on CNN’s State of the Union on Sunday, however, his energy secretary said Mr Biden will be …

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N.C.A.A. March Madness Live Updates: Stanford Faces Arizona in Final

N.C.A.A. March Madness Live Updates: Stanford Faces Arizona in Final N.C.A.A. March Madness Live Updates: Stanford Faces Arizona in Final April 4, 2021, 8:11 p.m. ET April 4, 2021, 8:11 p.m. ET Stanford won after stopping Arizona on the last possession.Credit…Elsa/Getty Images In a finish that came down to the last five seconds of the game, Stanford won its third …

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No. 15 Oral Roberts faces No. 3 Arkansas Saturday

No. 15 Oral Roberts faces No. 3 Arkansas Saturday

No. 15 Oral Roberts faces No. 3 Arkansas Saturday No. 15 Oral Roberts faces No. 3 Arkansas Saturday Then the school cycled through coaches, was banned from the tournament for recruiting violations and — with N.C.A.A. investigators looking into players being given plane tickets, the use of coaches’ cars and charging close to $50,000 on telephone calls — Oral Roberts …

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H&M Faces a Boycott in China Over Statement on Uyghurs

H&M Faces a Boycott in China Over Statement on Uyghurs

H&M Faces a Boycott in China Over Statement on Uyghurs H&M Faces a Boycott in China Over Statement on Uyghurs The fashion retailer H&M is facing a potential boycott in China after a statement the company made last year expressing deep concerns over reports of forced labor in Xinjiang stirred a social media storm this week. A similar statement from …

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