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US Embassy Beijing
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May 23, 2018 - 12:43 pm
By Steven Jiang, Ben Westcott and Maegan Vazquez, CNN (CNN) -- US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday that an incident involving a US government employee stationed in China who reported "abnormal sensations of sound and pressure" suggesting a mild brain injury has medical indications that...
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Qing Dynasty Vase
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May 23, 2018 - 10:39 am
James Griffiths, CNN (CNN) -- A French family made the discovery everyone who cleans out their attic secretly hopes for: a priceless work of art overlooked for decades. After finding an intricately decorated porcelain vase in an old shoebox, the owners took it to Sotheby's Paris to be appraised,...
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Flight 3U8633, operated by Sichuan Airlines, prepares to conduct emergency landing
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May 15, 2018 - 8:39 am
By Bard Wilkinson, CNN (CNN) -- A Sichuan Airlines co-pilot was sucked halfway out of an aircraft's cockpit when its windshield shattered during a flight, Chinese state media has reported. Captain Liu Chuanjian and his crew were praised for making an emergency landing after the incident, which...
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 a woman reacts to a Peppa Pig mascot
AP Photo/Ng Han Guan
May 02, 2018 - 9:15 am
By Yanan Wang, Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — A cherubic British cartoon character has become an unlikely target of China's censors as fans use her porcine likeness in rap videos and "gangster" tattoos. The bright pink swine's subversive alter-ego has made her a viral hit but also an apparent...
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