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Trudeau needs to be bold to end China-Canada deadlock: analysts

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau securing his post is relatively better news for China-Canada relations but the hope for warming ties remains dim, Chinese analysts noted.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/23 0:43:39

Chile orders new curfew as violent protests rage

Chile was under curfew for the third night in a row Monday as violent protests and looting that left 15 people dead raged on into the working week.
Source: AFP | 2019/10/22 21:33:41

NASA wants international partners to go to Moon too

As it looks to return to the Moon, NASA is open to the idea of international participation, which could mean a non-American setting foot on Earth's natural satellite for the first time in history, global space chiefs said on Monday.
Source: AFP | 2019/10/22 18:58:41

Promise of an empty box: Mini-pantries bring free food, solidarity to US streets

Hunger in the United States spiked during the 2008 recession and has only barely recovered to previous levels, according to government data released in September.
Source: Reuters | 2019/10/22 18:08:40

Tornado causes damage in US state of Texas

A tornado on Sunday night swiped the Dallas region in northeastern Texas, causing damage to multiple buildings and knocking out power to thousands of people.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/22 14:59:47

Biden maintains double-digit lead over other Democratic presidential candidates nationwide: poll

Former US Vice President Joe Biden maintains a double-digit lead over other Democratic presidential contenders, according to a new poll released on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/22 14:26:59

Chile extends state of emergency as protest death toll rises to seven

Chile is “at war”, President Sebastian Pinera said Sunday, as the country reeled from three days of violent demonstrations and looting that have left seven dead and almost 1,500 detained in the worst outbreak of social unrest in decades.
Source: AFP | 2019/10/21 21:23:41

Canada goes to the polls as Liberals risk losing majority

Canadians began voting in a general election on Monday, with surveys predicting a minority government as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal Party risks losing its majority or even being kicked out of office.
Source: AFP | 2019/10/21 21:23:40

In birthplace of the US revolution, a climate rebellion takes root

Activists argue that the decision shows the authorities are “really starting to take us seriously.”
Source: Reuters | 2019/10/21 17:58:40

Chile extends state of emergency due to protests

Chile on Sunday extended a state of emergency to regions swept by violent protests, which caused at least three deaths and 716 arrests, authorities said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/21 13:18:49

Expanding violence shows dangers of copying HK

Occupying airports, setting fires and provoking police: Such tactics are common in recent protests, with massive violent protests going on simultaneously in Barcelona, Santiago and Hong Kong.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/20 23:33:40

Three dead in Chile protests

Three people died in a fire in a supermarket being ransacked in the Chilean capital early Sunday, as protests sparked by anger over social and economic conditions rocked one of Latin America's most stable countries.
Source: AFP | 2019/10/20 22:33:40

Trump abandons plan to host 2020 G7 meeting at his Florida golf resort

US President Donald Trump abandoned plans to host next year's Group of Seven summit at his Florida golf resort, after Democrats and others had decried the selection as evidence of the president misusing his office for personal gain.
Source: Reuters | 2019/10/20 22:28:41

Longest non-stop passenger flight arrives in Sydney

The longest non-stop passenger flight touched down in Australia Sunday morning after more than 19 hours in the air, a milestone journey from New York that Qantas hopes to parlay into commercial success.
Source: AFP | 2019/10/20 19:18:39

Ssssh: As cities surge, some seek a new aim – peace and quiet

Cities around the world are slowing down and quietening urban life, with an eye on improving health and well-being
Source: Reuters | 2019/10/20 18:43:40

Too many strikers: Mexican team in standstill over wages protest

Players of Mexican club Veracruz went on strike in the opening minutes of a league game on Saturday, allowing grateful opponents Tigres to walk in two goals unchallenged.
Source: AFP | 2019/10/20 18:17:35

Trump abandons plan to host next G7 summit at his Florida golf resort after criticism

US President Donald Trump said on Saturday that he will no longer host the 2020 Group of Seven (G7) summit at his golf resort in the state of Florida as announced due to criticism from Democrats and media.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/20 12:30:12

41 subway stations damaged during protests in Chile

A total of 41 subway stations were damaged and at least 308 people were arrested during protests on Friday against an increase in metro fares in Santiago, Chilean Minister of National Defense Javier Iturriaga said on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/20 7:15:03