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Beijing’s Hong Kong office says US sanctions will not frighten them

8 August 2020, 10:25 AM

Beijing’s top representative office in Hong Kong said on Saturday that sanctions imposed by Washington on senior Hong Kong and Chinese officials were “clowning actions” that would not frighten or intimidate Chinese people.

MTV’s Video Music Awards drops plans for indoor show due to coronavirus

8 August 2020, 8:36 AM

MTV has abandoned the idea of holding its Video Music Awards show at an indoor venue in New York because of the complications of the coronavirus epidemic.

Trump commutes longtime adviser Roger Stone’s prison sentence

11 July 2020, 11:22 AM

President Donald Trump commuted the sentence of his longtime friend and adviser Roger Stone on Friday, sparing him from prison after he was convicted of lying under oath to lawmakers investigating Russian interference in the 2016 US election.

Protesters burn down Wendy’s in Atlanta where a black man was shot by police

14 June 2020, 7:12 AM

Protesters shut down a major highway in Atlanta on Saturday and set fire to a Wendy’s restaurant where a black man was shot by police as he tried to escape arrest, an incident that was caught on video and is sure to fuel more nationwide demonstrations.

Exclusive: Most Americans, including Republicans, support sweeping Democratic police reform proposals

12 June 2020, 7:05 AM

Most Americans, including a majority of President Donald Trump’s Republican Party, support sweeping law enforcement reforms such as a ban on chokeholds and racial profiling after the latest death of an African American while in police custody, according to a Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll released on Thursday.



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