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No choice but to retaliate against latest U.S. tariffs: China

No choice but to retaliate against latest U.S. tariffs: China

China has no choice but to retaliate against the latest U.S. tariffs and hopes the United States would correct its behavior, the commerce ministry said Tuesday in a statement, without specifying what actions it will take. U.S. President Donald Trump escalated the trade war with Beijing...

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Amazon investigating claims of bribes and leaked data

Amazon investigating claims of bribes and leaked data

Amazon says it is investigating reports that its employees may have taken bribes from sellers on its site. The Wall Street Journal, citing anonymous sources, reported that some Amazon employees took payments ranging from $80 to $2,000 to provide internal sales metrics to independent...

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Venezuelan firefighters face 20 years' jail over Maduro donkey jibe

Venezuelan firefighters face 20 years' jail over Maduro donkey jibe

Two Venezuelan firefighters risk 20 years of prison for publishing a video in which they jokingly referred to a donkey as President Nicolas Maduro, a human rights organization said on Monday. Ricardo Prieto, 41, and Carlos Varon, 45, are accused of "inciting aggravated hatred" in the...

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Frantic dig for Philippine victims of typhoon landslide

Frantic dig for Philippine victims of typhoon landslide

Philippine rescuers used shovels and their bare hands to claw through mounds of rocky soil on Monday as they desperately looked for dozens of people feared buried beneath a landslide unleashed by Typhoon Mangkhut. Searchers have already pulled 11 bodies from the vast debris field in...

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