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China Anbang crackdown: Who might be next?

The action against Anbang was called a “warning shot” by the Economist Intelligence Unit. But it is just one of the businesses which became known as “grey rhinos” – large, visible problems in an economy which are often ignored, until they start moving fast and trampling everything in their wake. And next in Beijing’s crosshairs, analysts predict, is likely to ...

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Dean’s iconic ‘Rebel Without a Cause’ jacket up for auction

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — James Dean’s cherry-red jacket from “Rebel Without a Cause” is expected to bring up to $600,000 when it goes up for auction this week in Florida, offering fans a rare chance to own something linked to the actor who died at 24. The bomber-style jacket still looks cool at Palm Beach Modern Auctions, where ...

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Russia vetoes UN resolution linking Iran with terror activities in Yemen

(CNN)Russia vetoed a United Nations draft resolution Monday that would have linked Iran with the transfer of Iranian-made arms to Houthi militias in Yemen. The UK-proposed draft, which was strongly backed by the United States and its allies, was blocked by Russia despite being supported by 11 of the 15 members of the Security Council. Two countries, China and Kazakhstan, ...

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