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The Xi Jinping economy: What's next for China?

Jack Ma: ‘It’s not made in China, it’s made on the internet’ Chinese President Xi Jinping is aiming to show the world’s second largest economy who’s boss. The country’s top leaders are gathered in Beijing this week for the National Congress of the ruling Communist Party, an event that takes place just twice a decade and is the peak of China’s political calendar. For Xi, it’s a chance to tighten his already strong grip on power as he prepares for a second five-year term. During his first five years, he ...

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Apple May Drop Touch ID in the Next iPhone

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Apple was the first smartphone maker to integrate high-quality fingerprint sensors into its phones, but it may also be the first to stop using fingerprint sensors. According to a new report from KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple could drop its Touch ID system completely in the next iPhone. Instead, it would rely upon Face ID, which is set to debut in the iPhone X. Apple was faced with a conundrum as the iPhone X launch ...

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Harvey Weinstein has been fired. So what's next?

Stelter: What the Weinstein story really means Until Sunday evening, Harvey Weinstein thought he might hang on to his position at The Weinstein Company. But unbeknownst to him, the film company’s board met that day and decided to terminate his contract, citing “new information about misconduct.” Weinstein has been uncharacteristically quiet since the decision was announced. His attorneys did not respond to requests for comment Monday morning. Now questions are swirling about what he might do next. Will the disturbing allegations of sexual harassment make him a pariah in Hollywood, ...

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Barnwell: NFL's 10 biggest surprises so far, and what's next

9:15 AM ET We’re essentially one quarter of the way through the 2017 NFL season. Twenty-eight of the league’s 32 teams have played four games, with the Buccaneers and Dolphins taking an unexpected Week 1 bye as a result of Hurricane Irma, and the Chiefs and Washington finishing Week 4 on Monday Night Football. Four games doesn’t seem like much, but when you consider that the typical team will line up for about 500 plays from scrimmage over a typical four-week period, we’re getting plenty of data points on how ...

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Trump intends to sign executive order on health care next week

Is Graham-Cassidy bill dead or just on hold? President Trump is taking the future of health insurance into his own hands. A day after Congress’ last-ditch attempt to repeal Obamacare failed, Trump said he may soon sign an executive order on health care that would affect millions of people. “I’ll probably be signing a very major executive order where people can go out, cross state lines, do lots of things and buy their own health care, and that will be probably signed next week,” he told reporters Wednesday. “It’s being ...

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What next for Germany's economy, carmakers and Europe?

The German economy – in 60 seconds Angela Merkel will be German chancellor for a fourth term. But she won’t have an easy ride. The rise of the far-right, and other small parties, in Sunday’s election has made it tough for Merkel to form a government that commands a majority in parliament. The euro sagged against the dollar on Monday on the prospect of months of political wrangling before the future direction of Europe’s biggest economy becomes clear. Here’s what the vote could mean for Germany, Europe and the rest ...

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Lamar Jackson looks to take next playoff step against Clemson

Sep 14, 2017 After just two weeks, three blockbuster nonconference games have already impacted the College Football Playoff race. No. 2 Oklahoma earned what could end up being the best nonconference win of the season at then-No. 2 Ohio State. That was a true road game against what could be the Big Ten champion. No. 1 Alabama‘s season-opening win over No. 11 Florida State in Atlanta will continue to carry weight with the selection committee because the Seminoles were at full strength and had starting quarterback Deondre Francois for the ...

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Google Chrome Will Block Autoplaying Video With Sound Next Year

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. There are plenty of annoying things on the internet, but even the best content can be marred by autoplaying video. It’s not so much the video, but the sound from the video that is truly aggravating. Next year, you may never again have to hunt through your Chrome tabs in search of the one that’s producing sound. Google’s updated roadmap for the browser includes a complete block on unwanted autoplaying videos. Chrome uses a multi-layered ...

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Jackie Chan Kicks Ass In New Trailer For His Next Movie

A new trailer for Jackie Chan’s next action movie, The Foreigner, has come online. Like the trailer from back in June, this one shows more of the legendary martial artist and actor kicking ass and being a general badass as he gets revenge. Based on the novel “The Chinaman,” The Foreigner follows a London businessman Quan (Chan) who is out for revenge after his daughter is killed in an act of terrorism. James Bond star Pierce Brosnan plays a British government agent at the center of the bombing, apparently. Here’s ...

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