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Hong Kong protesters corralled and made to sit down by riot police during rally against national anthem bill [Video]

Hong Kong protesters corralled and made to sit down by riot police during rally against national anthem bill

Hong Kong protesters gathered in the Causeway Bay commercial and shopping district on Wednesday (May 27) as the city’s lawmakers discuss the controversial bill that would make insulting China’s..

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Protesters gather in Hong Kong shopping mall to chant slogans against national anthem bill [Video]

Protesters gather in Hong Kong shopping mall to chant slogans against national anthem bill

Hong Kong protesters gathered in the Causeway Bay commercial and shopping district on Wednesday (May 27) to chant protest slogans against a law criminalising ridicule of China’s national anthem.

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As Thousands Take To The Streets, Beijing Vows To Crack Down On Hong Kongers [Video]

As Thousands Take To The Streets, Beijing Vows To Crack Down On Hong Kongers

The Chinese government is in a rush to assert more control of former British colony Hong Kong. It's a continuation of China's efforts to increase control over Hong Kong following mass protests in 2019...

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Hong Kong Protesters Opposing New National Security Laws From Chinese Government [Video]

Hong Kong Protesters Opposing New National Security Laws From Chinese Government

CBS News Reporter Ian Lee reports from London.

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Hong Kong protesters take to street to denounce Beijing's plan to impose national security law in the city [Video]

Hong Kong protesters take to street to denounce Beijing's plan to impose national security law in the city

Hong Kong protesters take to street on Sunday afternoon to denounce Beijing's plan to impose national security law in the city, clashing with riot police who fired rounds of tear gas to disperse the..

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Hong Kong protesters sing anti-China songs in shopping mall [Video]

Hong Kong protesters sing anti-China songs in shopping mall

Footage shows protesters inside a shopping mall in Hong Kong singing a song of defiance against mainland China on May 21. The group were bellowing "Glory to Hong Kong," a march song popularised last..

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Tense scenes as Hong Kong protesters rally in shopping mall [Video]

Tense scenes as Hong Kong protesters rally in shopping mall

Riot police were called to a shopping mall in Hong Kong on Saturday (May 16th) where anti-government protesters were carrying out a singalong protest. Officers began to clear the New Town Plaza mall..

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Police fire pepper spray at Hong Kong protesters [Video]

Police fire pepper spray at Hong Kong protesters

Hundreds of protesters gathered in shopping malls across Hong Kong on Wednesday, flouting social distancing rules to mock unpopular Chief Executive Carrie Lam on her birthday. Emer McCarthy reports.

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Hong Kong protesters mock leader Carrie Lam on her birthday [Video]

Hong Kong protesters mock leader Carrie Lam on her birthday

Ignoring social distancing, Hong Kong protesters gathered in malls to sing and chant slogans to "celebrate" the birthday of the Chief Executive Carrie Lam on Wednesday (May 13). Two men can be seen..

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Arrest and pepper spray as Hong Kong Protesters 'celebrate' Carrie Lam's birthday in Shatin [Video]

Arrest and pepper spray as Hong Kong Protesters 'celebrate' Carrie Lam's birthday in Shatin

As protesters organized protests called "sing with you" in various malls across the city to "celebrate" the anniversary of Carrie Lam, the Chief Executive of Hong Kong, some protesters got arrested by..

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Riot police pepper spray Hong Kong's Mother's Day protesters [Video]

Riot police pepper spray Hong Kong's Mother's Day protesters

Hong Kong police fired pepper spray at pro-democracy demonstrators on Sunday. Police had reportedly warned protesters that they were in violation of rules against group gatherings in place to fight..

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Alaska newspaper wins public service Pulitzer; Reuters wins for photography [Video]

Alaska newspaper wins public service Pulitzer; Reuters wins for photography

The Anchorage Daily News and ProPublica won the Pulitzer Prize for public service journalism on Monday for revealing one-third of Alaska's villages had no police protection, while the photography staff..

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Hong Kong protests return as Covid-19 cases drop [Video]

Hong Kong protests return as Covid-19 cases drop

**Multi-language subtitle and captions are provided. Please turn on cc to select. HONG KONG - As the number of coronavirus cases drops, Hong Kong’s protesters have returned to the streets — or..

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China blasts Trump over his response to US unrest

Beijing calls president a hypocrite for criticising rioters while supporting Hong Kong protesters
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Trump warns China as Hong Kong protesters face crackdown and arrest

Mounting anger over China's plans to exert more power over Hong Kong spark clashes, with pepper pellets fired and almost 300 arrests.
CBS News - Published

U.S. threatens China with sanctions over handling of pro-democracy protesters

The Trump administration is threatening new sanctions over China's crackdown on pro-democracy demonstrations in Hong Kong. Protesters clashed with police over a proposed national security law from..
CBS News - Published

Ignoring Coronavirus Fears, Hong Kong Protesters Rally Against China's Push

Protesters ignored rules on social distancing and set aside coronavirus fears to demonstrate against Beijing’s plan to impose security legislation that they see as a threat to freedoms.
NYTimes.com - Published

Hong Kong Protesters Surprised by China's Security Law

Beijing’s move to take a direct hand in the territory’s affairs will pit the pro-democracy movement against the uncompromising might of the Communist Party.
NYTimes.com - Published

Hong Kong protesters flood the streets demanding city leader's resignation

In Hong Kong, the outrage isn't letting up as some 2 million opponents hit the streets again Sunday demanding the city's leader resign for her support of an extradition bill that would send people to..
CBS News - Published

Thousands of Hong Kong protesters attack central government offices

Massive new demonstrations filled the streets of Hong Kong Monday, on the 22nd anniversary of China taking control of the former British colony. Many anti-government protesters took their case against..
CBS News - Published

Hong Kong protesters vandalize legislative building

Hundreds of protesters in Hong Kong swarmed into the legislature's main building and vandalized it. They're angry over an attempt to change the law to allow suspects to be sent to mainland China. Ramy..
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Trump criticized over cancelling meeting with Taliban leaders; Hong Kong protesters wave American flags asking for help
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Thousands of Hong Kong protesters defy police ban to march for 13th week of protests

Police fired tear gas Saturday morning in Hong Kong to break up what is the 13th weekend of pro-democracy demonstrations. Protesters were also hit with blue-dyed water when police used a water cannon..
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Hong Kong protesters clash with police in vicious fight after defying ban

Masked protesters took to the street in Hong Kong on Saturday in what some are calling the most intense fighting of the summer-long battle. Protesters set fires and threw gas bombs at police, who not..
CBS News - Published

Chaos continues in Hong Kong as protesters and police clash

Protesters in Hong Kong threw gas bombs today as police fought back with tear gas, water cannons and rubber bullets. As Ramy Inocencio reports, the violence is expected to grow worse with a major..
CBS News - Published

Hong Kong protesters banned from wearing masks under emergency law

The government in Hong Kong invoked emergency powers overnight under a tough and rarely used law from colonial days. It includes a ban on masks during public demonstrations. Ramy Inocencio reports.
CBS News - Published

Houston Rockets GM ignites scandal with tweet backing Hong Kong protesters

The NBA faces major backlash after a team executive waded into an international controversy. Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey apologized after posting this image in support of protesters in..
CBS News - Published

Patten urges Hong Kong protesters not to ‘lose faith’

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong’s last British governor, Chris Patten, on Wednesday urged protesters not to “lose faith” over what he described as moves by Beijing to tighten its control over the..
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Hong Kong protesters barricaded inside university in standoff with police

Police have issued an ultimatum to protesters they've now surrounded at the city's Polytechnic University. Protesters who spent days trying to keep police from getting into the campus are now..
CBS News - Published

Despite Pandemic, Hong Kong Protesters' Demands Remain

NPR's Michel Martin speaks with Alvin Yeung, a member of Hong Kong's Legislative Council, about the status of protests there amid the coronavirus outbreak.
NPR - Published

Trump boasts about 'biggest Stock Market increase since 1974' one day after the number of jobless Americans topped 16 million

trump boasts about 'biggest stock market increase since 1974' one day after the number of jobless americans topped 16 million
· President Donald Trump gloated on Friday that the US had "the biggest Stock Market increase since 1974" in the week of April 6. · "We have a great chance for the really big bounce when the..
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Hong Kong Protesters Spread Democracy Messages on Animal Crossing. Now It’s Gone From a Huge Chinese E-Commerce Site


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A former Reagan economist wants to slash the salaries of professors and public officials — while simultaneously proposing tax cuts to stimulate the coronavirus-stricken economy

a former reagan economist wants to slash the salaries of professors and public officials — while simultaneously proposing tax cuts to stimulate the coronavirus-stricken economy
· Former Reagan economic advisor Arthur Laffer wants to cut the salaries of government officials and academics to stimulate the coronavirus-stricken economy. · His proposal also includes a payroll..
Business Insider - Published

Small Business Administration official blasts big banks, accusing them of dragging their feet on coronavirus assistance for struggling companies

small business administration official blasts big banks, accusing them of dragging their feet on coronavirus assistance for struggling companies
· *A Small Business Administration official was recorded chastising big banks, accusing them of purposefully slowing down a program to lend to small businesses hurt by the coronavirus. * · *Joseph..
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New disclosure reveals Sen. Kelly Loeffler and her husband dumped retail stock and bought shares in a company that manufacturers medical supplies

new disclosure reveals sen. kelly loeffler and her husband dumped retail stock and bought shares in a company that manufacturers medical supplies
· Sen. Kelly Loeffler just disclosed more stock trades, including selling shares in retail companies and buying up stocks in Dupont, which makes medical supplies, the Atlanta-Journal Constitution..
Business Insider - Published

A simple coronavirus home-testing kit will soon be available to order on Amazon in the UK

a simple coronavirus home-testing kit will soon be available to order on amazon in the uk
· Home-testing kits which indicate whether you have ever been infected with the coronavirus will be rolled out across the UK "within days," the UK Parliament has been told.  · Professor Sharon..
Business Insider - Published

Half of Americans support Medicare for All amid the coronavirus pandemic, new poll finds

half of americans support medicare for all amid the coronavirus pandemic, new poll finds
· Nearly half of Americans backed Medicare for All in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, which has fueled calls for universal healthcare in the US from some Democratic politicians. · Around 48%..
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These clothes use outlandish designs to trick facial recognition software into thinking you're not human

these clothes use outlandish designs to trick facial recognition software into thinking you're not human
· Facial recognition technology is everywhere: More than half of Americans' faces are now logged in police databases. · To push back against surveillance, designers have invented clothes and..
Business Insider - Published

The United States' closest ally is in a state of 'genuine disbelief' about how bad Trump's response to the coronavirus outbreak has been

the united states' closest ally is in a state of 'genuine disbelief' about how bad trump's response to the coronavirus outbreak has been
· *The United States' closest international ally is in a state of incredulity and "disbelief" at how badly President Donald Trump is handling the coronavirus outbreak.* · *UK government officials..
Business Insider - Published

Trump was asked how he would protect health coverage for pre-existing conditions if Obamacare was wiped out. Here's his full answer.

trump was asked how he would protect health coverage for pre-existing conditions if obamacare was wiped out. here's his full answer.
· *Trump was asked at a Fox News town hall how he would protect pre-existing conditions since his administration supports a lawsuit that would do away with Obamacare, which guarantees those..
Business Insider - Published

Trump says he'll cut entitlements like Social Security and Medicare if reelected to shrink trillions in national debt

trump says he'll cut entitlements like social security and medicare if reelected to shrink trillions in national debt
· *Trump said at a Fox News town hall forum that he was intending to reduce funding for Social Security and Medicare, two of the largest federal entitlement programs.* · *"Oh, we'll be cutting," he..
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AOC says that ensuring access to free coronavirus testing and treatment is 'absolutely' an 'argument for Medicare for All'

aoc says that ensuring access to free coronavirus testing and treatment is 'absolutely' an 'argument for medicare for all'
· *AOC told the Huffington Post that the government is taking steps to guarantee free coronavirus testing and medical treatment.* · *"What this crisis has taught us is that, our health care system..
Business Insider - Published

China introduced a sweeping new law that bans people from posting all negative content online, and it could be used to suppress news of the coronavirus

china introduced a sweeping new law that bans people from posting all negative content online, and it could be used to suppress news of the coronavirus
· China rolled out a substantial new law which effectively means people can only post positive content about the country online. · The Provisions on the Governance of the Online Information Content..
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Trump defends huge cuts to the CDC’s budget by saying the government can hire more doctors ‘when we need them’ during crises

trump defends huge cuts to the cdc’s budget by saying the government can hire more doctors ‘when we need them’ during crises
· *Trump defended his huge CDC budget cuts during a press conference on the federal government's response to the coronavirus.* · *"I'm a businessperson, I don't like having thousands of people..
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Top health officials are warning coronavirus will spread in the US — challenging Trump's claim the virus is contained

top health officials are warning coronavirus will spread in the us — challenging trump's claim the virus is contained
· *Top health officials said on Tuesday that the spread of the coronavirus is "inevitable" and said the virus could severely disrupt the lives of ordinary Americans.* · *"It's not a question of if..
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Mike Bloomberg said in 2016 that banks were 'my peeps' and vowed to defend them as president. That contradicts his recent pledge to get tough on Wall Street.

mike bloomberg said in 2016 that banks were 'my peeps' and vowed to defend them as president. that contradicts his recent pledge to get tough on wall street.
· *Former New York City mayor Mike Bloomberg said he would "defend the banks" as president during a closed-door event in 2016 in leaked comments first reported by CNN.* · *He also slammed Sen...
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Bernie Sanders just unveiled how he'll pay for his biggest plans, from Medicare for All to erasing student debt

bernie sanders just unveiled how he'll pay for his biggest plans, from medicare for all to erasing student debt
· *Sanders released a list on Monday evening outlining how he'd pay for his largest campaign plans, ranging from Medicare for All, the Green New Deal and student debt erasure.* · *But the released..
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It looks like people with no real interest in Bloomberg are signing up to be grassroots campaigners because he pays $2,500 a month

it looks like people with no real interest in bloomberg are signing up to be grassroots campaigners because he pays $2,500 a month
· Mike Bloomberg's efforts to take social media by storm by paying people to post about him may not be working out, according to the LA Times. · Several California-based operatives told the paper..
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Trump's chief of staff reportedly said the US is 'desperate' for more immigrants to boost the economy, despite the White House's immigration crackdown

trump's chief of staff reportedly said the us is 'desperate' for more immigrants to boost the economy, despite the white house's immigration crackdown
· *Trump's acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney said the US is "desperate" for more legal immigrants to sustain the nation's economic growth, according to a report in The Washington Post.* · *"We are..
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Elizabeth Warren bought a full-page ad in a GOP billionaire's newspaper so she could taunt him about the $2.3 billion he'd pay under year one of her wealth tax

· *Warren bought a full-page ad in a newspaper that's owned by Sheldon Adelson, a Republican billionaire, and said he would pay $2.3 billion in the first year of her wealth tax.* · *The taunt comes..
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Elizabeth Warren tore into Bloomberg at the Democratic debate for linking the end of a discriminatory housing practice to the 2008 financial crisis

elizabeth warren tore into bloomberg at the democratic debate for linking the end of a discriminatory housing practice to the 2008 financial crisis
· *Warren torched Bloomberg at Thursday's Democratic debate in Las Vegas over his past comments linking the end of redlining to the 2008 financial crisis.* · *"When Mayor Bloomberg was busy blaming..
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Billionaire investor Leon Cooperman ramps up his criticism of Bernie Sanders, calling him a 'bigger threat' to the stock market than coronavirus

billionaire investor leon cooperman ramps up his criticism of bernie sanders, calling him a 'bigger threat' to the stock market than coronavirus
· *Billionaire investor Leon Cooperman ripped into Sanders, saying he was "a bigger threat" to the stock market compared to the coronavirus, which has killed over 1,875 people in China.* ·..
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A top Trump economic adviser clashed with a CNN anchor during a segment where he was shown data that contradicted his claims

a top trump economic adviser clashed with a cnn anchor during a segment where he was shown data that contradicted his claims
· *CNN host Poppy Harlow and White House adviser Peter Navarro clashed on the Obama economy during a segment on Tuesday.* · *"Don't both presidents deserve credit for good economies?" Harlow asked..
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A top Trump adviser was fact-checked live on CNN about the strong Obama economy. He still said it was 'horrible.'

a top trump adviser was fact-checked live on cnn about the strong obama economy. he still said it was 'horrible.'
· *CNN host Poppy Harlow and White House adviser Peter Navarro clashed on the Obama economy during a segment on Tuesday.* · *"Don't both presidents deserve credit for good economies?" Harlow asked..
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Trump took another swipe at Britain over 'untrustworthy' Huawei as his tensions with Boris Johnson grow

trump took another swipe at britain over 'untrustworthy' huawei as his tensions with boris johnson grow
· The Trump administration issued another warning to the UK over Huawei, via its ambassador to Germany. · Richard Grenell tweeted that Trump wanted to remind allies that dealing with Huawei would..
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