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As the U.S. Lashes Out at China, Beijing Hardens Its Resolve – Severskiy (News)

BEIJING — Step by step, the United States under President Trump has sought to intensify pressure on Beijing in hopes of making China change its ways. Each move has instead hardened the...

Nissan Reports Heavy Losses, To Shut Barcelona Plant – Severskiy (News)

Crisis-hit Japanese automaker Nissan on Thursday reported a huge $6.2-billion annual net loss, announcing it would shut its Barcelona plant and slash production, as it reels from the impact of the coronavirus...

A Reporter’s Journey Across a Resuscitating, and Oddly Changed, Europe – Severskiy (News)

ROZVADOV BORDER CROSSING — “Can you please,” said the policeman at the Czech-German border, “step out of the car?”He and a colleague rummaged through the vehicle, muttering to each other about the...

Spike in South Korea coronavirus cases prompts alarm, and a new crackdown – Severskiy (News)

After being lauded for its success in containing the coronavirus, a spike in cases in Seoul has prompted South Korean officials to tighten social distancing measures so as to curb a second...

U.K. Police Say Cummings May Have Broken Lockdown Rules – Severskiy (News)

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson dismissed a police finding that Dominic Cummings, his top aide, may have broken lockdown rules, insisting the matter is now “closed.”Police investigating Cummings concluded he “might have”...

Is It Safe? Disney CEO Explains New Park Measures – Severskiy (News)

Disney CEO Bob Chapek has explained why it’s safe to go back to Disney World once it reopens.The “happiest place on earth” is slated to reopen very soon. But is it truly safe...

Coronavirus Pandemic Could Push 86 Million More Children into Household Poverty by End oF 2020: Report – Severskiy (News)

The economic fallout of the coronavirus pandemic could push up to 86 million more children around the world into household poverty by the end of 2020, a new report from UNICEF and...

China’s Parliament Approves Controversial National Security Law for Hong Kong   – Severskiy (News)

China’s rubber stamp parliament has approved a new national security law for Hong Kong that critics say threatens the city’s semi-autonomous status.   The National People’s Congress approved the controversial measure Thursday by...

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